About Us

Egham Dentists and Hygienists

All the team at Crown House Dental Practice work together to look after and ensure your optimal dental health.

Ahmad Sami

Ahmad Sami - Tandläkare, Gothenburg 1995

Practice Principal Dental Surgeon and Owner

Mr Sami, qualified as a dentist in Sweden in 1995 and after completing a year of vocational study he relocated to the UK where he has been working ever since. In December 2006 he took over ownership of Crown House Dental Practice in Egham, Surrey.

Throughout his professional career he has been committed to continued professional development and has completed extensive postgraduate study in periodontology or gum disease. He has also completed a two year programme in cosmetic restorative dentistry at University of Central Lancashire.

In addition, in line with his interest of serving his patients holistically, he has completed a year long course in hypnosis and treating highly anxious patients.

Since taking ownership Mr Sami has implemented some great practice initiatives including:-

  • Full staff participation in NVQ in customer service.   
  • Achievement of the BDA Good Practice Scheme that sets the bench mark for current level of dental services and quality assurance.

Mr Sami lives close to Egham with his wife and children who help keep him busy and encourage him with his fitness regime!

GDC Registration no 71511

Hana Bhatti

Hana Bhatti – BDS London 2009

Associate Dental Surgeon

Hana qualified form Barts and The Royal London in 2009. Hana’s friendly and empathetic demeanor means she has a great manner with nervous and highly anxious patients.

If you’re lucky she may just sing to you too as she enjoys karaoke during her time off as well as cycling and travelling.

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Samriti Batta

Rajnish Joshi BDS (Hons), MFDS RCS (Eng.), MSc Imp Den

Dr Rajnish (Raj) Joshi qualified in 2005 from King's College London with numerous distinctions and prizes in the fields of restorative dentistry, oral surgery, child dental health and the practice of clinical dentistry. He also received the honour of proxime accessit University of London Gold medal following his BDS finals examinations.

He completed further training in general dental practice in Surrey and was awarded the Kent. Surrey and Sussex Deanery (Guildford Scheme) vocational dental practitioner prize in 2006.

Raj undertook further training in oral and maxillofacial surgery, restorative and implant dentistry at some of the most prestigious hospitals in and around London. He has been awarded the Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery indicating his enhanced knowledge, understanding, experience and clinical competence. Raj was appointed as a clinical teacher at the King's College London Dental institute where he was involved in the supervision and training of undergraduate and postgraduate dentists.

In 2011, Raj completed the prestigious MSc in Implant dentistry from King's College London, which is the highest qualification in Implant dentistry available in the UK. He achieved distinction standard in both the practical and theoretical aspects of implant dentistry. He is confident in the provision of dental implants for simple and complex full mouth reconstructive cases. With the help of his expertise in implant dentistry he has helped many patients to achieve their desired treatment outcome. He is also trained in advance soft tissue and bone grafting procedures for complex implant cases. He uses his knowledge of cosmetic dentistry to provide implants which not only provide function but are also aesthetically pleasing.

Raj's Areas Of Special Interest Are:

  • Restorative and surgical dentistry
  • Dental implants
  • Full mouth reconstructions
  • Minimally invasive implant surgery techniques
  • Denture stabilisation with implants
  • Immediate dental implants
  • Guided tissue regeneration
  • Autogenous block and sinus grafting

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Elizabeth Ahearne

Associate Dental Surgeon

Elizabeth Ahearn Qualified in 2001at kings college with a BDS and a certificate of merit. Out side of the practice Elizabeth does a lot for charity in 2015 she Ran the London marathon and raised over £3000 for her chosen charity.

She also likes to perform on stage in theatre productions and also plays some sports in her free time. She joined the Practice in February 2017 and now she is a key part to our Dentist Team.

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Ziville Zuokaite

Ziville Zuokaite

Dental Hygienist

Ziville received her qualification in Lithuania. She has worked in General Practice in Lithuania before moving to the UK in 2011.

Ziville joined our dental team in March 2016.

She is currently working closely with our dental team to provide Scale & Polish treatments for our patients.
She also helps to educate patients with their interdental health, demonstrating Oral Health Aids.

Ziville works at the practice Every Wednesday and Friday.

Hygienist Fee: £48.00 per clinical session – Sessions are booked out for 30 minutes.

Please Ask Reception for Further Details or to book an Appointment.

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Zahra Al-Basri

Zahra Al-Basri

Dental Hygienist/Therapist

Zahra qualified from Kings College London in 2008 with merit. Zahra also holds a BSc (hons)in Biomedical Science and has extensive experience as a dental nurse and oral Health Educator.

In 2008 she was accepted on the Oxford Deanery Therapist Vocational Scheme where she was able to further her skills and training with a wide range of post Graduate Courses.

Zahra first joined the team in 2011. With her gentle, caring and empathetic nature Zahra now works at the practice every Monday to provide patients with all types of gum treatments. These include:

  • Non-surgical periodontal therapy- recognizing and recording the indices for the gum disease, monitoring and maintenance.
  • Routine scaling and polishing
  • Comprehensive root surface cleaning which may involve the use of local anesthetic or gel.
  • Advanced stain removal with the Air Flow polishing System
  • Whitening Treatments

She also works closely with patients to provide personalized Preventative oral Hygiene advice, smoking cessations, diet advice and nutrition.  

Zahra also has a keen interest in the links between nutrition and oral Health ands is currently enrolled on courses to extend her knowledge in this field.  

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Samriti Batta

Anita Mall

Practice Manager

Anita joined the team in Egham in 2013 from a legal background. Her office management skills help keep us all organised and she manages the necessary legislation that goes along with running a dental practice.

She particularly enjoys the interaction with the patients and her colleagues and learning something new every day.

Elizabeth Jones

Elizabeth Jones

Dental Nurse

Liz joined the team in October 2013 as a Trainee Dental Nurse and completed her training in March 2016. She particularly likes the variety of work and reports that no two days are the same! she is also progressing her career in becoming an Implant Nurse.

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Irma Mokercova

Irma Mokercova

Trainee Dental Nurse

Joined the practice in December 2015, and is enjoying learning all about dentistry.

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Schechana Rai

Shechana Rai

Trainee Dental Nurse

Shechana Joined the Practice September 2016. She is training to become a Dental Nurse.

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Charlotte Grainger

Charlotte Grainger

Currently on maternity leave

Charlotte Joined the Practice in September 2013 as a full time Receptionist who was a key part of the front desk. She has now furthered her skills and become the Practice manager to cover Maternity Cover. She is also enrolling on a Dental Nurse Course.

Michelle Jenkins

Michelle Jenkins

Receptionist

Michelle Joined the practice In February 2017 after working as a medical records clerk within the nhs. She also has several Years customer service experience within bupa. She is now a part time receptionist and a key part of the team. Michelle is looking forward to meeting all our patients at CHDP.

A partnership built on trust and mutual respect to improve your dental health