Tooth Doctor is a professional and affordable dental practice with clinics based in Basildon and Stanford-Le-Hope. We offer an extensive range of dental services at the clinic, including cosmetic, orthodontic, periodontics, endodontic, implant and cosmetic teeth whitening treatments, amongst other specialist dental services!
Our practices are located in central areas and are proudly supported by an experienced team of some of the best dentists in Essex! Their combined experience offers patients access to specialist dental care in a warm and comfortable environment. Looking after your teeth and gums is extremely important, regular check ups with dentist & hygienist is important, they offer the specialist advice you need to keep your teeth and gums healthy.
Oral Surgeon & Implantologist
Dr Vatish obtained his Dental degree from Valencia, Spain . He then spent time in both hospital and general practice in Madrid, working closely with a maxillofacial surgeons.
Dr Vatish’s main areas of special interest include implants and oral surgery. To date Dr Vatish has placed over 5000 implants. He carries out a wide array of surgical procedures such as teeth in day and sinus lifting.
Dr Vatish is also fully qualified to carry out Invisalign treatment and a wide range of cosmetic procedures including botox and dermal fillers.
He continues to expand his clinical skills by routinely participating in continuing education courses. He is currently pursuing a Diploma in Implant Dentistry, from the Royal College of Surgeons.
He is fluent in English, Hindi, and Spanish.
In his spare time, Dr Vatish likes to keep active at the gym.
Oral Surgeon & Implantologist
Dr Vasilis Charalampidis qualified from the University of Athens in 2003; following which he was accepted into a post graduate MSc program with clinical specialisation in Oral Surgery and Implants. He successfully completed this qualification 2007 and gained his MSc title.
He has worked in various private practices both in Greece and the UK for over 8 years, where he has provided oral surgery, Implant treatments and cosmetic dentistry. He has extensive experience in the field of computer guided implant placement and as an expert on the MGUIDE system. Vasilis has worked in Maxillo Facial Surgery clinics in Greece and has lectured at various congresses.
Cosmetic Dentist & Prosthodontist
Dr Yvoni Kirmanidou qualified from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece in 2013. She initially worked as a General Dentist in the Greek Army and with private specialists in Prosthodontics and Implantology.
In 2018, she completed a 3-year specialization Programme in Prosthodontics (Aristotle University) and acquired a Master of Science Degree, with research focusing on dental implant surfaces and biomaterials. Dr Kirmanidou has co-authored in several scientific papers, published in peer-reviewed journals. Her strong academic background enables her to provide individualized evidence-based treatment options, that combine function and aesthetics. She has extensive experience in full-mouth rehabilitation cases and treating patients with high esthetic demands. Furthermore, Dr Kirmanidou has a true passion about Facial-Aesthetics and can offer a full-range of cosmetic treatments, including Botox and derma fillers.
Yvoni is a friendly, polite and works closely with the patients to achieve the best possible outcome.
Dr Rickesh (Ricky) Bhopal graduated from the University of Manchester in 2014 and as one of the top 0.5% of students. Having worked as an Oral & Maxillofacial Senior House Officer at Northampton General Hospital, he has continued his passion for dentistry with a post graduate Diploma in Endodontics (root canal treatments), for which he now holds a special interest in.
Ricky is a certified provider of Six Months Smiles braces and is currently undertaking a 4 year specialist training programme in Prosthodontics; Ricky also aims to qualify as a specialist prosthodontist.
Natalia Kanaridou is a qualified dentist with extensive experience of looking after patient’s dental care. Natalia is able to provide a full range of dental treatments.
Natalia has a passion for Facial Aesthetics and is able to offer a range of treatments from anti-wrinkle treatments, lip fillers to non-surgical nose straightening treatment. Natalia has given amazing results to patients and even delivered a celebrity look.
Natalia is friendly, polite and works closely with patients to give them the best results.
Dr Jayesh Pala previously qualified as a pharmacist and graduated as a dentist from UCLan in Preston.
He is led by a strong interest in aesthetic and cosmetic dentistry, and experienced in short term orthodontics and Invisalign. He has a strong passion for all aspects of dentistry and always looks to develop his skills in order to stay on top of new and evolving treatments.
Jayesh will also be qualifying from the Royal College of Surgeons and has recently expanded his remit to include facial aesthetics and dermal fillers.
Friendly, enthusiastic and good natured, Dr Ola Sandh is dedicated to delivering a great standard of care with a commitment to providing a positive patient experience.
Dr Sandh graduated from the prestigious Karolinska Institute in Stockholm. He is a passionate dentist with an excellent knowledge in general dentistry, short term orthodontics and facial aesthetics; he particularly enjoys prosthetic treatments, implant cases and root canal.
He is committed to providing the best treatment and care to all our patients. Dr Sandh is always developing his skills by keeping up to date with the latest scientific and dental developments.
Dr Sandh’s interest and passion for cosmetic Dentistry and Orthodontics are evident from an impressive portfolio of work highlighting his devotion for clinical excellence.
Dr Savan Shah qualified in 2011 with honours, having won multiple awards from Cardiff University. He has varied experience in hospital and dental practices with patients from all backgrounds which has helped his skills and qualities.
He joined Tooth Doctor in January 2018. All his patients love his calming, friendly manner and he strives to provide the highest level of dental care to all his patients, using the most up-to-date techniques.
He is a lively and valued member of the Tooth Doctor team.
Group Practice Manager
Cherine is the group practice manager for all Tooth Doctor Clinics. Cherine has extensive experience of managing dental practices, reception and is a qualified Dental Nurse specialising in Sedation.
Cherine’s job is to ensure the smooth running of the practice. She loves to hear from patients with feedback, whether good or bad, to help improve our service.
Emma is a dedicated and approachable practice manager. Emma is also a fully qualified nurse and has proven herself to be a outstanding asset to the team.
She works exceptionally well with the team and demonstrates strong level of patient care.
Hayley is the Practice Manager at Tooth Doctor, Palmers Green.
Hayley has extensive management experience and dental knowledge.
Hayley is particular enjoys interacting with patients and ensuring they have a calm and enjoyable experience at the dentist.
Kerry qualified as a dental nurse since 2007 , and has worked in dentistry ever since . She qualified in radiography in 2008 and completed a SAAD course in 2016.
Since joining Tooth Doctor, she has progressed in her career from nurse to Practice Manager. She enjoys her new role and takes pride in patient care.
Group Practice Co-ordinator
Kristine has strong background in marketing and advertising.
Kristine manages social media advertising for Tooth Doctor and co-ordinating staff, patients and practices to operate efficiently and effectively.
Kristine is also in charge of administrative tasks and helping Tooth Doctor achieve outstanding care at the practice for our patients.
Karla joined Tooth Doctor with a passion to develop her skills and further her career as a dental nurse. She is an excellent team player, with a ca do attitude and eagerness to learn.
Natalie has recently joined the Tooth Doctor team as a dedicated treatment coordinator. Natalie in on hand for every patient to ensure they are happy throughout their dental journey with Tooth Doctor. From their initial free consultation with they dentist, she is there to introduce them to Tooth Doctor, advise on financial treatment plans and get required treatments started as soon as possible.
Natalie is always smiling and goes over and beyond for each and every patient.
Ally welcomes Tooth Doctor patients with smile and goes above and beyond to ensure they feel as relaxed as possible. She is a bubbly, well-natured and valued member of the Tooth Doctor team.
Kelsey is qualified and GDC registered Hygienist. Kelsey is fantastic with working with patients, she is very gentle but provides fantastic results and thorough clean for patients. Kelsey provides a range of advice for patients on maintaining good oral hygiene and strongly promotes preventative dentistry techniques.
Kelsey has a passion for dentistry but more importantly in ensuring patients feel calm and comfortable in the dental environment.
Soundous is part of the team at Tooth Doctor and works with us as a Trainee Dental Nurse.
Soundous has a warm and welcoming manner. She is friendly, easy to talk to and offers an unparalleled level of patient care.
Lisa has been a dental nurse since 2013 and joined Tooth Doctor in January 2018 and is based in our Stanford-Le-Hope clinic. She loves the Tooth Doctor family environment and is a fun, friendly member of the team.
Jade is part of the team at Tooth Doctor and works with us as a Dental Nurse. Jade is an instrumental part of our specialist implantologist team.
Jade is an SAAD qualified sedation nurse, specialising in helping anxious and nervous patients feel at ease. If you are nervous, don’t worry you will be in safe hands.
Trainee Dental Nurse
Milena joined Tooth Doctor as a trainee dental nurse. She is a joy to have as part of the team and extremely caring and professional. She is currently studying towards the National Diploma in Dental Nursing.
Tooth Doctor is based on Corringham Road in Stanford-Le-Hope. The practice benefits being less than a 5min walk from Stanford-Le-Hope train station connecting both commuters from the outskirts of Essex and Central London to the practice.
The practice also benefits from ample free parking outside. The practice is fully accessible for disabled patients.