Team

Carolina Ribeiro

  • Esher

Dental Nurse

Left Portugal in 2012 to work in UK and study. I started as dental nurse in 2015 in a mixed NHS/private in Tooting area. I have been working as a dental nurse for 5 years and I find it extremely rewarding and fulfilling. Because I am passionate and ambitious about my career, I catch this opportunity at […]

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Ammara Ahmad

  • Wandsworth

Dental Nurse

I have had a very versatile life, being born in Germany I completed my Primary and secondary education there. Then did my A-Levels in London after which I moved back to Germany and did a Course in Orthopedics. Due to personal reasons I had to move back again to London where I joined the Neem […]

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Tehreem Tariq

  • Wandsworth

Dental Nurse

My name is Tehreem Tariq and I am originally from Pakistan.  I am an overseas qualified dentist working as a dental nurse here in the UK since 2020. Because of my passion in the field of dentistry, I chose to explore my options as a dental nurse meanwhile studying to become a UK qualified dentist. […]

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Laura Hamblin

  • Esher

Dental Nurse

Laura Hamblin qualified as a Dental nurse with a national diploma in dental nursing in 2014 (NBDN). She is very proud of her career. Laura in near future will be progressing as a dental radiologist.

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Dr. Samaneh (Ronak) Shams from Neem Tree Wandsworth

Dr. Samaneh Shams

  • Wandsworth

Dentist

Dr. Samaneh (Ronak) Shams completed her specialist training at Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’s Dental Institute London, having previously graduated with a Doctorate in Dental Surgery degree in 2008 and worked as principal general dental practitioner. She was awarded her Master of Science in Orthodontics from King’s College London and Membership in Orthodontics (MOrth) from […]

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Mel Davis Neem Tree Esher

Mel Davis

Patient Care Manager

Mel has been at The Neem Tree since its doors opened as Patient Care Manager. My role constitutes many things, but most importantly I love taking care of all our patients’ needs, always greeting them with a friendly smile, welcoming them into the practice and making sure that they are getting the best customer care. […]

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Alice Garside Neem Tree Esher

Alice Garside

  • Esher

Dental Hygienist

Alice qualified as a dental hygienist from the prestigious Eastman Dental Institute in 2009. She has a wealth of experience from working in a number of practices in London and surrey before coming to the Neem Tree. Alice is very proud for having a renowned reputation among her patients for having a very gentle thorough […]

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Dr Joana Ferreira from Neem Tree Esher

Dr Joana Ferreira

  • Esher

Dentist

Joana received her DDS degree at Viseu University in 2010 in Portugal. She had been working with English German and Dutch patients since graduating under the amazing weather of the Algarve!! Joana also worked in private practice in Amsterdam and then she decided to move to the U.K. in 2013 when she started an MSc […]

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Dr Nuno Ferreira from Neem Tree Esher

Dr Nuno Ferreira

  • Esher

Dentist

Nuno has been at The Neem Tree Dental Practice in Esher since it opened its doors. Dentistry is his passion and he’s been dedicated to advanced dental treatments ever since he qualified from the University of Centro Regional das Beiras (Portugal) in 2006 with honours. Ensuring his patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental […]

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Aliki Ttschilaki

Dr Aliki Tsichlaki

  • Esher

Orthodontist

Aliki qualified as a dentist from Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ Dental Hospital in 2008 before working as a senior house officer in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery and Paediatric Dentistry. She then spent 3 years training as a specialist registrar in Orthodontics at the University of Manchester, obtaining her membership in Orthodontics (MOrth) from the Royal […]

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Shivani Patel from Neem Tree Esher

Dr Shivani Patel

  • Esher

Dentist

Shivani completed her undergraduate training at Guy’s, King’s and St. Thomas’ Dental Institute in London where she qualified with honours. Following several years in general practice, she was accepted on a two year Enhanced Clinical Periodontics training programme at Kings College London. She has also taught dental undergraduate students at King’s College University. Shivani has […]

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Dr Alejandro Perea-Orjuela from Neem Tree Wandsworth

Dr Alejandro Perea-Orjuela

  • Wandsworth

Cosmetic Dentist

Alejandro graduated from The Colombian College of Dentistry in 2006. Since moving to the UK, Alejandro dedicated most of his time working with some of the leading dentists in the teeth whitening industry in the country, specialising in cosmetic dentistry and facial aesthetics. Alejandro also spent some of his time teaching and training future dentists […]

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Dr Fernando Madeira from Neem Tree Wandsworth

Dr Fernando Madeira

  • Wandsworth

Dentist

Fernando qualified with a BDS from the Pontifical Catholic University (Minas Gerais) in Brazil in 2001. With over 18 years of experience under his belt, Fernando has been bringing smiles to life in the UK since 2009 and has also since obtained his membership of the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners. Fernando is most passionate […]

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Dr Smita Mehra Neem Tree Dental

Dr Smita Mehra

  • Esher
  • Wandsworth

Principal Dentist

Smita qualified as a dental surgeon from the University of Birmingham in 1997 and has since received her membership to the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners. At the time of opening her very first neem tree in 2004, her primary interests were holistic dentistry and a customer service orientated practice. This joy of creating an […]

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