0207 9872 480

MEET OUR TEAM

We have a tightly-knit team committed to providing ethical dentistry of a high standard.

Dr Philemon Dordoe

Principal

General Dentist, Implants

BDS, MJDF (RCS), FIADFE

GDC reg: 229436

Phil qualified in 2012 from Peninsula Dental School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Devon. he also has a Bsc degree in Zoology and an Msc in Biomedical Science.  Phil completed Foundation training in Wales and spent two more years doing dentistry in the idyllic settings of Pembrokeshire before making a return to London.

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Phil provides general dental services including routine restorations, tooth-whitening and short-term orthodontics. He is trained in the provision of C-fast, Clear braces, Clearsmile aligners, Invisalign and Inman aligners. He has also completed courses in facial aesthetics and has a certificate in implant dentistry from VSS Academy. He is a member of the Joint Dental Faculties of the Royal College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the International Academy for Dental-Facial Aesthetics. Phil loves to keep up to date with current dental techniques and innovations and has extensive experience outside of dentistry which he brings to bear in his clinical practice. He enjoys working with children and managing anxious patients: “I want every patient and child to have a pleasant experience in the dental chair and enjoy coming back to maintain healthy teeth and gums!”

Phil is currently studying for a Master of Clinical Dentistry (MClindent) degree in fixed and removable prosthodontics at Kings College London. 

Outside of dentistry he loves art and runs his own media and animations company. Phil loves sports and was once a keen amateur boxer. He spends time in the gym and loves running. He plays the bass guitar and enjoys choral music, having been a member of various philharmonic choirs in Devon and Wales. Phil loves writing and is a regular contributor to Quora, writing on dentistry, politics and history with nearly a million views.

Dr Dalma Nagy 

General Dentist, Special interest in periodontology 

DMD Bucharest (2007)

GDC reg: 276432

Dalma qualified from the school of dental medicine of the University of Bucharest in 2007. She has been practising dentistry for 12 years. 

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Dalma strongly believes in continuing education and is passionate about providing a high standard of care and treatment in all aspects of dentistry to her patients. She has a postgraduate certificate from ZKN Hannover in Germany and has participated in several advanced courses in Germany and Italy learning from some of the world’s best clinicians. She has a special interest in Periodontology and Preventive Dentistry.

During the period of 2013-2018 she worked in a major private Dental Centre in Bucharest where she gained valuable knowledge and experience whilst limiting her practice to the management of advanced periodontal disease, the management of periodontally compromised dentition and their restorations. Since early 2018, Dalma has been practising high quality dentistry solely in the UK.

Outside of dentistry, Dalma loves spending time with her husband Nikos and their beautiful daughter Katarina. She also enjoys cooking, keeping fit and travelling.

Dr Gabriel Popescu

General Dentist, implants, aesthetic dentistry, facial aesthetics

DMD Lasi (2013)

GDC reg: 256406

Dr Popescu has been with the practice since its inception in 2014. He therefore is an essential part of the practice and its story. 

Dr Popescu graduated from the University of Bucharest. Dr Popescu is deeply committed to learning and improvement and perfecting his art. He attends many dental conferences and has completed many courses including a widely recognised Level 7 course in Aesthetic Dentistry with the prestigious Tipton Academy.

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Dr Popescu provides general Dentistry and is proficient in root canal treatment and oral surgery. His passion is in cosmetic dentistry including the provision of cosmetic crowns and veneers. He routinely restores implants and prosthetics and is also trained in facial aesthetics.

Dr Andreea Negulescu

Orthodontist 

DMD Bucharest (2014)

GDC reg: 266298

Andreea Negulescu is the Orthodontist at SDA Dental Studio. She graduated as a general dentist in 2013 from Bucharest and completed her orthodontic specialist training in 2016. She has been practising orthodontics since 2014 . She has extensive experience treating both adults and children, using a wide range of appliances including removable appliances, metal and clear fixed braces, Invisalign, Damon and Incognito braces.

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She is proficient in both comprehensive orthodontics treating the entire arch and short-term orthodontics focused on the cosmetic improvement of front teeth. 

 Andreea finds orthodontics very fulfilling as it gives her an opportunity to make a positive impact on her patient’s lives and dramatically improve their confidence. She goes home every day knowing she has made a huge difference to someone. 

Andreea loves working at SDA Dental Studio. She says, “At SDA Dental Studio we care deeply about our patients. Our staff work hard to give patients the best experience! I love my job and the people I work with at SDA. I am part of a team with awesome, talented, funny, dedicated individuals. There is always something to laugh about every single day…laughing is good for the soul and mental wellbeing.”

Dr Hala Jawad

General Dentist, facial aesthetics (botox and dermal fillers)

BDS Baghdad (2000)

GDC reg: 256850

Dr Jawad graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Oral and Dental Surgery in 2000. She registered with the General Dental Council in 2015.

Hala is an Invisalign provider and is trained in Botox and dermal filler therapy. She is experienced in all aspects of restorative dentistry. Dr Hala is always on hand to treat dental emergencies. She has a good chair side manner and invests considerable time explaining procedures and providing treatment options to her patients.

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Dr Jawad is a kind and gentle person by nature and strives to deliver pain-free dentistry. Her patients attest to her caring and relaxed manner and leave with a smile. 

Hala is committed to life-long learning and continuous improvement. She regularly attends dental educational courses to update her knowledge and enhance her skills. Her ethos is ethical and conservative dentistry. 

Dr Jawad is a proud mother to two boys and one puppy. In her free time, Hala reads prolifically. She loves cooking and enjoys spending time with her family.

Dr Hiten Varsani

General Dentist, Cosmetic Dentistry

BDS London (2013)

GDC reg: 245043

Hiten graduated from Barts & the London School of Medicine & Dentistry in 2013. He completed his Foundation Training in the Buckinghamshire Scheme. Since then, he has worked in practices in Northampton, Derby, Loughborough and Central London. Hiten has a particular interest in cosmetic and aesthetic dentistry and has completed a certificate in Advanced Operative Aesthetic and Restorative Dentisty.

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Hiten also provides short term orthodontic treatment and is accredited provider of Invisalign, Inman Aligner and Quick Straight Teeth. This allows him to help give his patients the smile they have always wanted by aligning teeth before carrying out cosmetic work giving his dentistry the best chance of long term success.
Outside of Dentistry Hiten is a keen traveller of the world and enjoys keeping fit by playing a number of sports and going to the gym.

Iulia Popescu
Practice Manager

Alexandra Sobieschi
Trainee Dental Nurse

Ramona Paveliuc
Dental Nurse

Carmen Tomovici
Dental Nurse

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Address

Unit 1, 9 Salter Street, E14 8BH - Adjacent to Westferry DLR Station
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Contact Us

0207 9872 480
0744 853 2704
info@sdadentalstudio.co.uk

Opening Hours

Mon – Thurs : 9am - 10pm

Fri : 9am - 6pm

Sat : 9am - 4pm

Sun : 9am - 6pm

Emergency Hours

Mon – Sun : 9am - 12pm

PRACTICE UPDATE

We are pleased to announce the phased re-opening of the practice from the 11th of June 2020.

We have instituted measures to keep you safe which will be updated in line with current guidance and advice.

You can read these by clicking here.

To make an appointment or to speak to one of our dentists about a dental problem, call the practice on 02079872480 or 07448532704. You can also email at info@sdadentalstudio.co.uk. We are happy to help!

Dr Dordoe and The Team at SDA Dental Studio