Meet Our Team
Advanced Dental Aesthetics consists of a team of competent, committed and experienced employees. Allow us to introduce them to you on this page.
Dr K S Nathan (Karla) BDS (Lond)Dentist
GDC no: 79963
Dr Nathan is our principal dentist. She qualified from Kings college, London in 2001. She has been a principal dentist since January 2005. Dr Nathan has completed her certificate in Botox and dermal filler training with KT training, also completed her training in snoring and daytime sleepiness. She has interest in restorative and aesthetic dentistry. Dr Nathan is undertaking continuing education programme periodically to continually enhance and improve her clinical skills.
Dr Andre Dannhauser BChD(Pret)Dentist
GDC no: 56463
Dr Dannhauser qualified from the University of Pretoria in 1977 and has been at Advanced Dental Aesthetics since 2004. He has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry with particular attention to occlusion and TMJ. Dr Dannhauser has done a number of courses to enhance his expertise in cosmetic dentistry including courses with Prof. Carl Misch of Detroit, Dr Larry Rosental,etc. He is currently undertaking a diploma in implantology at Warwick university and Harley Street by Dr Stewart Harding.
Dr Johan Weber BChD(Pret) MScDentist
GDC no: 51010
Dr Weber qualified from the University of Pretoria in 1977, after completing a masters degree in organic chemistry in 1969. He has a keen interest in aesthetic dentistry and has completed courses in aesthetics by prof Leviu Steier. Dr Weber has over 35 years of experience in providing dentistry and, takes pride in making any patient feel at ease with him. Besides dentistry, he actively gets involved in the local community projects and works with some prominent charities.
Sinthujan Sivarajah BDS Lond 2016, MFDS RCSEdDentist
GDC no: 265555
Dr Sivarajah qualified from Barts and The London, School of Medicine & Dentistry (London) in 2016. He had worked in dental practice for a year before his interests grew in dental and oral surgery. To prepare him for this specialty, he worked in hospitals training at Oral and Maxillofacial Departments. He spent a year training in a large trauma hospital, Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham and followed with more hands-on oral surgery experience at Queen’s Hospital. London.
By 2018 he had completed his examinations in the Membership to the Faculty of Dental Surgery with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
He further consolidated his desire to continue with oral surgery and began his postgraduate certification in 2019. He is currently continuing with general dentistry and in the process of attaining his qualification in Dental Sedation from the Eastman Dental Institute (London) to widen his scope of practice within surgery.
Whilst continuing with general dentistry he now carries out more complex dental extractions, safely selected in the dental setting and with the intention to carry out implants in the future.
He has since graduating continued to regularly keep up to date with the latest knowledge and evidence through continuous professional development by attending courses and conferences.
He is happy to have received positive feedback from his patients commenting on the way he puts his patients at ease and providing patients with a more comfortable environment.
DR Chirag PatelDentist
GDC no: 217887
Chirag is a friendly, caring and enthusiastic general dentist who is dedicated to providing the highest standard of patient care. He carried out his one-year vocational training in the Midlands. He is known for putting patient comfort first and understands that visits to the dentist can be a nervous experience and has many ways to make his patients feel at ease.
His clinical interests lie in prevention and cosmetic dentistry. As well as working in a practice, he has a special interest in orthodontics and is nearing the end of his training with the highly regarded Consultant Orthodontist Jonathan Sandler. He provides conventional metal and discreet braces including Invisalign for all ages. He also has a lot of experience in doing surgical extractions for more complicated cases.
His main interest is in creating beautiful smileswith minimally invasive techniques, preserving natural tooth tissue using a range of cosmetic treatments including veneers, crowns and bridges.
He enjoys providinganti-wrinkle treatments and is fully trained in providing Botox.
Chirag has many hobbies but is passionate about running and trekking.
Martika Leanora AlkinsDental Hygienist
GDC no: 245827Martika qualified from the University of Essex in 2020 with a distinction. As a hygienist she enjoys building a rapport with patients to help encourage and educate them to improve their oral health.
Nithya PalanisamiDental Hygienist
GDC no: 288319Nithya graduated as Bachelor of Dental Surgery from India in 2010. She has been living in the UK since 2013. After attaining Dental Hygienist/Therapist registration with the GDC, she enjoys providing preventive dental care for patients and offers advice and treatment to help them achieve a healthy mouth and smile.
Gemma Pryke (DCP)Senior Dental Nurse / Administrator
GDC no: 257387
Gemma started working as an apprentice at Advanced Dental Aesthetics in 2013 and has now qualified with an NVQ in Dental Nursing. Gemma has been an important part of our team; contributing her knowledge and experience to the day to day running of the practice.
Charlie Johnson (DCP)Senior Dental Nurse
GDC no: 241508
Charlie started working as an apprentice at Advanced Dental Aesthetics in 2010 and has now qualified with an NVQ in Dental Nursing. She is experienced in different aspects of dentistry, Easy going, Very calm and is extremely helpful.
Abby Richardson (DCP)Dental Nurse
GDC no: 206776
Qualified dental nurse and has been with the practice since 2008
Georgia ThomasDental Nurse
GDC no: 297106
Georgia started working as an apprentice at Advanced Dental Aesthetics in 2019 and has now qualified with an NVQ in Dental Nursing. She has been an important part of our team; contributing with her knowledge and hard work to the day to day running of the practice. Her passion lies in making patients feel comfortable and she works tirelessly to ensure the care given to patients is of the highest possible standard.