841-841a Fulham Road, SW6 5HQ

The Team

Dr Imran Sayed Clinical director and Partner – GDC 128236 BDS (Lond, 2007), Dip Law

Imran co-founded our clinic and qualified from Guy’s, Kings and St Thomas’ Dental Institute in London in 2007. He has worked in a number of clinics in a diverse setting across the United Kingdom, treating a plethora of patients with varying dental needs. A member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, he has a particular interest in smile design, teeth whitening, crowns and bridges, veneers, cosmetic resin bonding and root canal treatments. He is also proud to be a ‘Diamond’ provider of Invisalign treatment, treating a vast number of patients in this amazing field of dentistry. He is Dental Phobia Certified dentist.

As well as continually developing his education, such as learning the latest dental implants techniques most recently in Cambridge, Imran is devoted to refining his current methods of treatment in traditional and contemporary dentistry. This ensures he and his assembled team utilise the very latest evidence-based materials and techniques to ensure the best functional and aesthetic results are delivered predictably.

He is one of the first few dentists to have completed a diploma in the medical legal aspects of practice at Cardiff University. Here he developed his interest regarding aspects of clinical negligence, ethics and consent ensuring patients at the practice get the best health care service available. He is dental phobia certified and uses the latest techniques to ensure all patients are treated with special care.


Dr Dahlia Sunba

Dr Dahlia Sunba  Practice manager and Partner – 114240, BDS (Lond, 2007)

Dahlia qualified from Kings College London in 2007 and embarked on a career in both general and surgical dentistry in a number of practices and district hospitals around England. Having cofounded Chelsea and Fulham Dentist with Imran her passion remains in ensuring all patients have the best possible experience. Her focus is on the day to day running of the clinic and handling the patient journey. Responding to enquires, Dahlia ensures that you all your queries and concerns are handled as carefully and efficiently as possible.


Dr Shiraz Khan

Dr Shiraz Khan Dentist – GDC 244833 BDS (Birm, 2013)

Shiraz graduated from the University of Birmingham Dental School in 2013. Having successfully completed foundation training and winning several prizes, he finished his dental core training in a range of specialisms including Restorative Dentistry at Croydon University Hospital, Guys and St Thomas’s.

Shiraz has heightened his profile at this albeit early stage, being invited to lecture to young dentists around the country, as well as having lectured internationally. Most recently he has returned from Tehran, Iran lecturing at the EXCIDA 57th international congress regarding aesthetic dentistry. Progressing in his career in additional post-graduate qualifications and building a portfolio of achievements means that Shiraz is nothing short of an aspirational individual.

He has recently completed his Masters in Restorative Dentistry at the University of Birmingham. Shiraz invests time into his career development and experience, regularly sharing with like-minded professionals. He has won the Fast Track 4 Award in recognition of his commitment to dentistry and becoming a leader of the future, and has won the Best Young Dentist 2017 at the Dentistry Awards. Most recently his hard work and efforts were recognised by the Young Dentist Academy who appointed Shiraz to become The Director.


Dr Nikita Desai Facial Aesthetics – GDC 272386

Nikita was born and raised in London. She obtained a BEng Dental Materials degree at Queen Mary University of London before moving to Valencia, Spain, where she completed her dental degree Grado en Odontologia. Upon completion, she returned to London and perused a career in cosmetic dentistry and facial aesthetics.

She heavily invested in her post graduate education to make sure she is providing a high level of both dentistry and aesthetics with evidence-based care.

She has completed the prestigious 1-year cosmetic and restorative dentistry course with Dr. Chris Orr, as well as gaining further training in Invisalign orthodontics, and advanced facial aesthetics.

With over 6 years experience in treating patients with advanced aesthetic procedures, she now is a clinical trainer for the MATA training academy, where she trains and mentors healthcare professions who are looking to enter the aesthetics industry and obtain a Level 7 qualification (Masters equivalent). Nikita also works at Beyond Medispa at the iconic Harvey Nichols in Knightsbridge.

She is committed to delivering the best possible care to each of her patients and she strongly believes treatments should be tailored to each individual. She specialises in bespoke treatment plans, and provide a wide range of treatments such as; toxins, dermal filler, skin boosters and PRP. She has a particular interest in regenerative medicine-based treatments, and offers newer treatments like polynucleotides and exosomes.



Dr Sripal Kumar Dentist – GDC 240699 BDS (Sheff, 2012) MJDF Royal College of Surgeons

Sripal graduated from Sheffield University in 2012 and has since developed a particular interest in aesthetic and restorative dentistry focussing greatly of minimally invasive treatments and dental implants.

Since qualifying, Sripal has furthered his knowledge in various aspects of dentistry including dental implants, tooth-wear, Invisalign and composite bonding taking mentorship from course leads of Spear and Pankey institutes.

In addition Sripal has developed a keen interest in CAD-CAM and digital dentistry enabling him to provide same day ceramic restorations and utilise this along side 3D scan data in planning implant cases.

Sripal is moving towards taking the FGDP Diploma in Implant Dentistry and is now involved in teaching and mentoring other dentists through The One to One Dental Education team in dental implants.

Taking pride in his delivery of high quality effective treatments, Sripal is passionate about patient care and working with patients to create effective treatment plans to restore their dental health, function and aesthetics.

Outside of work Sripal enjoys networking within the profession and attending study clubs to maintain and improve his knowledge. His interests include tennis and cars as well as spending time with his family and friends.


Dr Sarah Akram  Orthodontist – GDC 154549

Sarah, a Specialist Orthodontist, graduated with distinction from King’s College London and secured a coveted spot in the institution’s specialty training program, earning her master’s simultaneously. Her thesis focused on 3D imaging and its applications in modern Orthodontics.

During her training, she served as a senior house officer in oral and maxillofacial surgery at UCLH, Eastman Dental Hospital, and Great Ormond Street Hospital, gaining extensive experience in head and neck trauma, oncology, facial pain clinics, oral medicine, and complex surgical cases. Passionate about research, Sarah contributed to numerous research papers, particularly in photodynamic therapy for advanced head and neck cancers.

Sarah’s true joy lies in creating beautiful smiles. Renowned for her empathetic approach, she believes in the transformative impact of orthodontics on individuals’ quality of life and self-confidence. A dedicated listener, Sarah tailors care to meet the unique needs of each patient.



Dr Fahad Taub Dentist –GDC 274521 BDS PGDip(RDP)(UCL)

Fahad is a dental surgeon who qualified from UCH-CEU (Spain) in 2017. He has since embarked on an MSc program in ‘Restorative Dental Practice’ at the prestigious UCL-Eastman Dental Institute. His practice is dedicated to providing high quality dental care for patients.

Fahad’s skill set and training have enabled him to treat cases with a multi-disciplinary approach. This ranges from providing short term orthodontics through Invisalign®, to providing aesthetic smile enhancements using implants, veneers, crowns and composite bonding.

‍Fahad’s talents extend beyond dentistry as he is also a very able cook as he has trained in one of the world’s best Michelin starred kitchens prior to his dental career. His different life experiences enable him to be approachable, easy to talk to and ideal at guiding patients through their various treatments.



Dr Biraj Patel Endodontist- GDC 244237

Dr Biraj Patel is an American Board Ceritifed Endodontist. He received his dental degree (BDS) from the University of Birmingham, (United Kingdom) , He then worked in private practice and as Speciality Dentist in Restorative Dentistry at the Birmingham Dental Hospital/University of Birmingham.

Dr Patel was selected from over 250 highly qualified applicants in the U.S.A and globally to undertake his US specialist training in Endodontics at the world renowned University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (UTHSCSA) earning his certificate and Master (MS).

Upon completion of his endodontic training he worked in specialist endodontic practices in the USA.  He has recently chosen to return to London.

Dr Patel is a Board Certified Endodontist, only about 23% of Endodontists in the USA are board certified. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics (ABE).

Dr Patel has presented and won awards at multiple international conferences and is an author of numerous scientific publications. During his residency, he was actively involved in research and won awards at the American Association of Endodontics meeting for his Oral Research Presentation. He was an author of the publication: COVID-19: Implications for Clinical Dental Care in the Journal of Endodontics, which received international recognition.

Furthermore, he serves as a reviewer for several journals and is part of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Journal of Endodontics. He continues to publish in endodontic literature as well as

holding  an Adjunct Professor position in the Department of Endodontics at the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (USA). He is involved in training of future endodontists and lectures internationally.

Dr Patel is also active on social media, and a sample of his work is available to view on Instagram – @rootcanalspecialist



Soha Rashid Dental Hygienist – 292803

Soha Rashid is a distinguished graduate of King’s College, London, holding qualifications in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy.

Recognized for excellence in her field, she was honored with the Dental Therapist of the Year Award at the Oral Health Awards 2021.

Soha is dedicated to advancing her expertise in cosmetic dentistry and is actively involved in promoting awareness about dental therapists and the principles of eco-friendly dentistry. In her spare time, she enjoys to travel and keep fit.



Theai San Dental Hygienist – 272997

Theai graduated with honours from the University of Portsmouth in 2021. Since then, she has continually strived to update her knowledge and technical skills to provide the most evidence-based treatments to her patients and recently seated a position as a secretary for the London Regional Group at the British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy. She is also a certified airflow provider with EMS and has undertaken many CPD courses, including periodontal disease management.

She has worked in private and mixed NHS practices. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry with a keen interest in minimal intervention treatment, such as air-polishing techniques and prevention of dental enamel erosions.
Theai always endeavours to make her patients feel at ease. Her gentle approach creates a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere in her surgery. She prioritises communicating with her patients and invests time in listening to their needs to provide the best service and help them feel cared for.
She is currently studying for her Master’s in Research at the University of Portsmouth to develop new operative and learning tools for future dentistry.
Theai is a foodie, adores street markets, and loves to spend quality time with her family and friends.  She also practices archery weekly to help her keep a focused mind and body. Theai has one goal in life: to make people smile and feel confident in themselves while preserving and protecting tooth enamel.


Shannon Flack Dental Hygienist – GDC 290766

Shannon graduated from University of Leeds Dental School in 2020, following this she completed an additional year of training completing her Foundation Therapy year in Liverpool/Leeds.

Shannon continued her career working as an NHS Dental Therapist (simple restorations/ composite fillings) before moving into award winning private practices in Bournemouth, Knightsbridge and Covent Garden. She is passionate to continue upskilling and has attended many post-graduate courses/ conferences. Most recently attending the Association of implants congress 2023 and the ‘Totally composite: anterior and posterior composite masterclass’.

Shannon has experience providing a high standard of dental hygiene treatment and advise to dental implant patients having gained experience working at an implant specialist clinic. She was fortunate enough to attend the Private Dentistry Awards 2023 for the second year running, in which her team picked up the award for ‘Best Patient Care South’.

Shannon is motivated by seeing patient’s confidence and comfort grow over appointments and sees every appointment as an opportunity to help overcome their dental anxiety.

Outside of work Shannon loves to get out and explore London as well as keeping up with her creative hobbies which include making/reworking clothes, painting and designing bespoke cowboy hats.


Azeb, Silvia, Fleuri, Aziza and Gabby Support team

…And the best of all is our wonderful colleagues in our support team who are an exceptional group of welcoming, talented and caring individuals that are here to welcome you both at reception and help the dentists with your treatment. We are incredibly lucky and proud to have such a fantastic team with us. Over the years they have devoted their time to develop a significant level of skill and understanding within the healthcare profession and look forward to an amazing career within the dental industry and beyond.



Our team adhere to the GDC standards for dental professionals. For more details follow the web link www.gdc-uk.org or contact either by telephone on + 44 (0) 845 222 4141 or +44 (0) 20 7887 3800. The GDC address is 37 Wimpole Street, London W1G 8DQ