Our Team

Our team is made up of specialists, dentists, hygienists and nurses. Our practice philosophy is to deliver conservative, minimally invasive procedures to restore function and improve appearance fo teeth, in a professional yet friendly manner.

As well as routine general dental care we can also offer:

  1. Tooth straightening with our registered orthodontic specialists
  2. Specialist periodontal care (gum treatment) with our registered periodontal specialist
  3. Minimally invasive cosmetic smile enhancements
  4. Tooth whitening
  5. Sedation for nervous or anxious patients
  6. Hygienist treatment that help maintain dental work, prevent gum disease and improve appearance of teeth.


Dr Mahendra Patel BDS MFGDP(UK) DipBussMan
Dr Patel has been working in general dental practice for over 30 years and has been based in Newham for 28 years.  He undertakes sedation within the practice for our nervous patients and also trains newly qualified dentists in London in all aspects of dentistry.

Dr Amish Patel BDS MFDS MSc MOrth
Dr Amish Patel has experience in a variety of fields in dentistry including Oral Surgery (extraction of teeth) and Paediatric (Children’s) Dentistry.  He is also on the specialist register for Orthodontics (braces) and has an interest in Lingual braces (near-invisible braces).  He current holds an Associate Specialist in Orthodontics at the Royal London Hospital where he is involved in treating complex cases and assists training of undergraduate and postgraduate dentists.   Dr Patel has also taken postgraduate courses in implant dentistry.

Dr Navidah Chaudhary BDS MFDS MSc MClinDent

Dr Navidah Chaudhary has undertaken extensive training in Periodontology and is on the specialist register for Periodontology (treatment of gum disease).  She also has a keen interest in minimally invasive cosmetic care.

Dr Sheela Patel BDS MSc (DwSI Endodontist)
Dr Sheela Patel has been a dentist for over 20 years.  She has experience within community dentistry (treating nervous patients and children).  She has a special interest in complex endodontics (root canal treatment) and the treatment of children and young adults.

Dr Neil D Hartington LDS
Dr Hartington has been part of Newham Family Dental Care since the beginning.  He has a specialist interest in orthodontics (braces) and treatment of elderly patients.  He also works with Dr Mahendra Patel in treating very nervous patients with sedation.

Dr Akhil Patel BDS

Dr Patel is the newest member of the practice.  He has a keen interest in minimally invasive restorative techniques.