Dr. James Kleiber - Medical Director & Expert in Dental Implants
MFDS RCS Eng 2004, BDS Lond 2002
GDC No. 81143
Dr. Stefan Ciapryna - Associate Dentist
BDS MJDF RCS (Eng)
GDC No. 212910
Clinical Teacher and Lecturer
SpR Speciality Endodontic Registrar King’s College London / Guy’s and King’s College Hospitals
Restorative Dental Surgeon
Stefan is a speciality endodontic registrar who holds a special interest in restorative, aesthetic and endodontic dentistry. He is the Clinical Lead and Endodontist for LondonEndoImplants. His work as an endodontic registrar will culminate in him obtaining the degree of Member of Restorative Dentistry (MRD) and Endodontist (MEndo RCS Ed). Stefan qualified as a dental surgeon in King’s College London.
Following his undergraduate training, Stefan’s pursuit of obtaining the expertise of advanced treatment planning lead him to work across several different dental sectors in recent years. He has been providing not only domiciliary and community dentistry but also conscious sedation and complex dental general anaesthetic cases, in his work in both Bedford and the Luton and Dunstable Hospitals and Community Dental Services. In these companies, he introduced advanced aesthetic dentistry and taught many dentists how to provide high end treatment.
Stefan further obtained his Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2013, now being an active member of the Royal College. He went on to complete a Postgraduate Diploma in Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry in July 2015. Stefan now works and lectures undergraduate and postgraduate students in Guy’s and King’s College hospitals, routinely taking on and successfully treating referral and failed restorative endodontic cases. He also tackles complex multi-disciplinary specialist cases including full mouth rehabilitations in conjunction with other specialists as part of his work within the hospitals. Stefan travels to various practices over London and the south of England as a locum speciality endodontic registrar providing specialist treatment whilst taking on restorative and prosthodontic referrals for wear cases where he rehabilitates the whole mouth.
Stefan has always prided himself on his meticulous work and strives for the perfect result, and his patients are always thankful for his gentle bedside manner. He is a member of the British Dental Association, the Royal College of Surgeons in England and a full member of the British Endodontic Society.
Stefan is a keen musician, playing the trumpet, and has performed at the Royal Albert Hall, the famous Bulls Head jazz bar in London and various other international venues in his time with classical orchestras and jazz ensembles. He toured France, Spain and Germany to this effect. He is best known by his patients for the varied music playing away as he treats them! He spends his free time volunteering in youth organisations being an active committee member in community teams. Stefan is a keen runner, having run half-marathons and full marathons and raised money for various charities.
Dr. Shahin Sheykhzadeh - Orthodontist
DMD Bucharest 1997
GDC No. 233633
Academic: Qualified as a dentist in Romania in 1997 and as a Specialist Orthodontist in 2000. Registered as a dentist and a Specialist Orthodontist with the General Dental Council, London.Member of European orthodontics society and British orthodontics society.
Previous positions held: Apart from working as part of our team, Shahin also works at a dental practice in Poole and Poundbury and has previously worked in Romania and Iran, and was for some years the Head of Orthodontics at a dental clinic in Tehran.We are delighted to have Dr Shahin Sheykhzadeh working with us as our new Specialist Orthodontist. Shahin is Persian and comes from northern Iran close to the Caspian Sea. He speaks several languages including English, Farsi, Romanian and some Turkish. With 17 years of experience in both the private and public sector, Shahin offers his patients high quality orthopaedic and orthodontic therapies, which include fixed and removable braces to treat crowded teeth, deal with functional problems, skeletal anomalies and Orthosurgical issues. Where appropriate, he is happy to include unobtrusive Invisalign and Lingual systems as treatment options. He is confident of being able to resolve orthodontic problems in people of all ages and where necessary, adopt new methods or complicated treatment plans. Currently living in Poole , he is an animal lover, enjoys interior design and cooking international cuisine and whilst in Iran, was involved in charities supporting poor, disadvantaged and abandoned children.
Xenofon Kavvadias - Dentist with Special Interest in Paediatric Dentistry
DipDs BaFA MAFA MFA7
GDC No. 82741
Xenofon has more than fifteen years' experience practicing dentistry and teaching dental undergraduates. His areas of expertise are prevention, treating patients with dental anxiety and phobias, dental trauma, restorative dentistry under sedation and special care needs. His holistic approach to dental care focuses on the child and their individual needs. Dental treatment needs to be delivered with empathy in order to build a positive attitude towards dentistry in the future. The developing dentition and the risk of caries are also important factors in the decision making process. Prevention is tailor-made in order to fit the child's routine in partnership with the parent(s)/guardian(s). As well as providing the very best in treatment care, Xenofon is particularly interested in the dental surgery as a child-friendly environment.
Xenofon gained his Diploma of Dental Surgery undergraduate degree at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece in 2001, where he worked for 2 years. He worked as a General Dental Practitioner and emergency dentist in Leeds from 2003 until 2010 the year he moved to London. He gained two postgraduate Masters Degrees 2014 in Fine Art from Central Saint Martins and Goldsmiths. In 2012 he was offered the post of Clinical Teacher in Pediatric Dentistry at King's College London. Since then he teaches pediatric dentistry and dental sedation. Since 2012 He practises exclusively pediatric dentistry in private practice and the hospital. Currently he studies for his Pediatric dentistry Master's degree at Eastman dental institute.
Dr. Myriam Biffen - General Dentist
Myriam qualified in Mexico in 2006 and worked in her home city of Monterrey at a private practice for several years. She then moved to England and in 2013 re-qualified in the UK after passing the Overseas Registration Examination. Since then she has been practising private dentistry in England.
She has a real passion for dentistry and is committed to providing high-quality care based on scientific evidence and principles. She always aims to ensure the patient is put at ease and given a pain-free experience whilst addressing their individual needs. As well as treating all patients, she enjoys treating children and nervous patients.
Myriam has a real interest in aesthetic dentistry.
In 2015, Myriam passed her examinations to become a member of the Joint Dental Faculties of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. She is also a member of the British Endodontic and Orthodontic societies
Myriam is studying an MSc in Aesthetic Dentistry at King's College of London.
In her short time working in the UK Myriam has already established a strong reputation amongst her patients who enjoy her caring and professional approach.
Myriam is married with 1 baby girl. In her spare time, she enjoys yoga, cooking and when time allows, painting with oils.
Dr. Sunaina Kochhar – Dental Relationship Manager
BDS Birm 2013
GDC No. 244483
Kirsty Underwood - Dental Hygiene Therapist
BSc Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy Portsmouth 2015
NVQ L3 Oral Health Care: Dental Nursing & Indp Asses City & Guilds 2008
GDC No. 178954
Sylvie Kaszowski - Practice Manager
Diploma in Applied Health Sciences & Dental Practice Management Toronto 2005.
Dominika Dixey - Dental Nurse ManagerDominika started her journey in dentistry in December 2014 as a trainee dental nurse, and is currently enrolled for the National Diploma in Dental Nursing. She has built her knowledge, and experience by working alongside specialists, and general dentists. On September 2016 Dominika was promoted to a Dental Nurse Manager position, due to her great approach with patients, and passion for dental treatments. Her favourite treatment is dental implants. Dominika is also fluent in Hungarian. Outside of work, she enjoys travelling, hiking, and being outdoors. They say if you love what you do you'll never work a day in your life, she feels that being a dental nurse manager is exactly like that.
Suzi Lehocki - Reception and Treatment Coordinator
Diploma in International Academy of Design and Technology Tampa FL 2007
Zsuzsanna, graduated from the International Academy of Design and Technology in Tampa, Florida, United States. She majored in Fashion Design while concentrating on footwear design. Having worked in a fast-paced fashion industry for several years, she gained experience in both fashion and customer care, ensuring each customer’s happiness when receiving their newly designed product.
After getting married, she decided to reside in the United Kingdom and pursue her career within a dental environment. Zsuzsanna is truly passionate about her new role and patient interaction, all while working with the dental team. You will instantly notice her warm and welcoming manner and you really don’t want to miss out on her making you an excellent cup of tea.
Zsuzsanna, as a new Romsey resident, loves exploring the beautiful surroundings and historic sites in town with her husband.
Criselda David - Trainee Dental NurseCriselda has been a Dental Nurse since 2013. She has worked in Dental Practises in the Salisbury and Newbury are, she worked with Specialists such as Maxillofacial Oral Surgeons and Periodontists. In the future, she would like to be a Specialist Nurse. She was born in the Philippines, enjoys food, travelling, and singing.