01376 569 090

Unit 4, The Square, Notley Green,
Great Notley
Braintree Essex, CM77 7WW

Meet Our Dentists

Our Dentists in Essex are dedicated to helping you achieve a beautiful, healthy smile for life.

They take a comprehensive approach to your dental health and will ensure you receive the dental care best suited to your overall health needs. They are renowned for their caring gentle nature and high level of treatment results.

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dr ladva Meet Our DentistsMeet Dr. Anup Ladva BDS, MJDF RCS, GCAP

GDC 81145 July 2002 – Dr. Ladva qualified in the UK

Anup Ladva graduated from Kings College London in 2002. The main focus throughout his career has been clinical dentistry. He has a strong interest in primary care and is actively involved in improving the provision of ethical and quality dental care in Essex.

He is passionate about continual professional development and strongly believes that post-graduate training is vital for career growth, self-development and ensuring that practitioners are continually challenged and motivated by their chosen profession.

Anup has an interest in aesthetic dentistry and occlusal rehabilitation. He has trained with some of the world leaders in these fields and has spent time in the USA advancing his clinical and material skills. He has also completed the MJDF with the Royal College of Surgeons and is committed to lifelong learning. He is currently attending an implant training programme and has completed the GCAP at Kings College Learning Institute.  He is an active member of AACD, SAAD, RCS and the ADI. In addition, Anup dedicates time to clinical teaching and is an examiner at Kings College London.  He is a Vocational trainer for dentists on the Eastern deanery.  Dr Ladva is the principal dentist at Braintree Dental Studio.  He is proud of the level of experience of all of our practices dentists in essex.

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Dr Ladva is a dedicated dentist helping anxious patients.  With items such as “the Wand – the worlds most comfortable Local Anesthetic” and sedation patients have the ability to feel relaxed and less phobic about dentistry.

Dr Anup Ladva is a Dental Phobia Certified dentist Click Here to verify.

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Meet Wail Girgis Specialist in Oral Surgery

Wail Meet Our Dentists

Visiting Implant Surgeon carrying out Implant Surgery. GDC 66156

Wail is a Partner at a prestigious specialist practice in Cambridge and a Specialist Prosthodontist. He provides specialist teeth replacement for a broad patient base and, as a Specialist Prosthodontist, is especially skilled in the replacement of multiple missing teeth using the all on 4 implant concept.

Wail trained at King’s College Hospital Dental School, London and went on to complete an MSc degree in Conservative Dentistry at the Eastman Dental Hospital, London where he taught thereafter as a clinical lecturer. Wail went on to teach at the International Centre for Excellence in Dentistry on the Implant Certificate Course. He is a member of the International Team for Implantology for whom he is a clinical lecturer.

In 2009 he was awarded the prestigious diploma in implant dentistry from the royal college of surgeons of Edinburgh by examination and was one of the first six implant surgeons in the UK  to gain this qualification.

He is a registered mentor in implant dentistry for Nobel Biocare and runs a comprehensive training program in Implant dentistry.

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dr manhem Meet Our DentistsMeet Dr. Carl Manhem Specialist in Oral Surgery

Carl Manhem is our visiting oral surgeon. GDC 75322.  He qualified from Dental College, University of Gothenburg, Sweden in 1983. He completed his specialisation in Oral Surgery in 1994 at University of Linköping, Sweden.

Carl worked in two University Hospitals in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Stockholm, Sweden and Aarhus, Denmark as Assistant Professor for five years. During this period, he also worked at several Implant Clinics and a Private Hospital as a Consultant with implant treatment of patients with all kinds of complex cases.

In 1998 he moved to London, England, and worked at the Eastman Dental Institute, University College London. First as Clinical lecturer, full-time, at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Implantology until 2002 and from 2002 Clinical lecturer part-time at Eastman Dental Institute – Continuing Professional Development, University College London to date.

His main clinical interests are Implantology, in which he has 20 years of experience and several thousand Dental Implants placed, Reconstructive Surgery and Orthognathic Surgery and teaching in the above mentioned areas.

Since October 2000, he has run Implantology courses at EDI -CPD, University College London and also lectures nationally and internationally.

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dr patel1 Meet Our DentistsMeet Dr. Deepesh Patel BDS MJDF RCS

GDC 211623 July 2011 – Dr. Patel qualified in the UK

Deepesh has been a dentist here at Braintree Dental Studio for over a year. Originally from Bristol, he moved to London where he graduated from King’s College London in 2011. Deepesh enjoys all fields of his clinical work, particularly restorative dentistry and the management of anxious patients. Furthermore, he is an accredited Enlighten practitioner enabling him to give his patients the smiles they want without the use of a drill. 

He participates in community work and he has visited a Head and Neck Cancer hospital in Mumbai and has helped at various homeless shelters which left him feeling humbled.  He plans to return to India in the future for voluntary work.

He has completed his VT certificate and the MJDF Royal College of Surgeons.

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dr toor Meet Our DentistsMeet Dr. Anthony Power BDS, MJDF RCS

GDC 177776 July 2009 – Dr. Power qualified in the UK

Anthony Power qualified with honours from King’s College London in 2009 having been mentored by Dr Ladva. He works 4 days a week as an associate at the practice providing NHS and private dentistry.

Anthony is a firm believer in further education as a means of keeping up to date with the latest advances in dentistry. He regularly attends courses to further the scope of procedures he is able to offer his patients and has obtained the MJDF with the Royal College of Surgeons.

Anthony has completed advanced training in cosmetic dentistry and offers the Inman Aligner tooth alignment system either as a standalone treatment or prior to aesthetic restorations such as porcelain veneers. He is also training to become a Fastbraces expert under the guidance of Dr Ladva. His interest in sleep-breathing disorders means he is well placed to provide anti-snoring appliances.

Before joining Braintree Dental Studio he worked as a Senior House Officer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Kent and volunteered on a dental mission in Brazil.

He is a passionate Tottenham Hotspur fan but still accepts Arsenal, Chelsea and West Ham fans as patients!

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dr power1 Meet Our DentistsMeet Dr. Rikki Toor BDS

GDC 177514 July 2009 – Dr. Toor qualified in the UK

Rikki has been working at Braintree Dental Studio since July 2011. He graduated from Kings College London in 2009. Rikki is a firm believer of minimally invasive treatment to achieve the best aesthetics. Since leaving university Rikki has completed course in aesthetic orthodontic treatment and is able to offer both sectional fixed and removal options to straighten teeth. Combined with straightening, he has trained to provide different whitening systems, as he believes there is nothing better than a natural tooth.

He also has a keen interest in the prosthetic field for the replacement of missing teeth such as bridges and dentures, and has currently applied to do further studies in the form of a masters in this field.

Outside of dentistry Rikki is a keen Manchester United fan and also enjoys going to the gym.

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Our Team are proud to be members of:
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Association of Dental Implantology
  • Royal College of Surgeons
  • International Academy of Asethetic Facial Academics
  • British Dental Association
  • General Dental Council
  • Fastbraces academy
  • Inman Aligners
  • Clear Braces
  • Hypnotherapy council
  • Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry
  • Enlighten whitening System – Centre of Accreditation

To learn more call us today on 01376 56 90 90 or click here to email us online now or