Dr Orestis Angeletos Paparizos

Dr Orestis Angeletos-Paparizos Dip.D.S.

GDC Registration Number 86040

"Dr O" qualified from Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece in 2005. He proudly belongs to the fifth generation of doctors and dentists and his family. After spending his first eight years in the UK in Bournemouth, Orestis joined LCIAD in 2013 and has won the title of most charming and "good mood" dentist at LCIAD six years running.

He has a special interest in making his patients more confident with their smile and looks and helping them to feel comfortable and relaxed while having treatment. He believes you need to enjoy the journey and not just the final result and that you always treat the person and not just the teeth.He has a thoughtful and gentle approach and uses his combined knowledge in aesthetic and cosmetic dentistry, implantology, orthodontics and facial aesthetics to achieve the desired results.

Orestis approaches dentistry as everything else important in his life, through the lens of “Do what you like most, enjoy it and do it extremely well”. His patients value him for being an extremely gentle and skilled pair of hands, an excellent communicator and someone who really cares and thinks from the patient's point of view about the treatment that he is providing. He loves dentistry and it shows.

In his spare time (of which he doesn't actually have any due to having become rather popular at the practice and at home where he has recently been blessed with his second son) he really enjoys kite surfing and skiing and pretends to enjoy going to the gym. The truth is it is mainly spent playing with Lego, role-playing superhero and going swimming with his older son.

He is a member of the British Society of Occlusal Studies, the British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry, The British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Association of Dental Implantology and is an elected board member of the London Dental Fellowship.

 

 

Dr Gregoire Audi DipChD Paris 1985

GDC Registration Number 255314

Greg is a life member of the European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry and has owned and run his own private dental clinc in Paris since 1985, expanding into the the Audi Dental Clinic on Avenue Foch in 2008. He has have over 30 years of experience in aesthetic dentistry, dental implants and the care of often very demanding patients requiring management of complex dental restorative cases. He has co-authored books on implant and restorative dentistry and was president of the French & Lebanese Implant Dentistry Association in Paris ( CFLIP) from 2005-2007.

He is the consummate gentleman and behind the friendly and erudite façade is a passion for classic cars and the freedom of wind in his hair.

Greg is available by appointment on Thursdays and Fridays at LCIAD.

 

 

Dr Milvia Di Gioia DDS, MSc Oral and Perioral Aesthetics
GDC Registration Number 130862 

A New Approach To The Face And Smile: The Italian Smile

Milvia qualified as a dental surgeon at the University of Bari (Italy) in 1992. Since then she has been dedicated to aesthetic dentistry and complex full mouth rehabilitation, always seeking the perfect balance between a beautiful smile and the harmony of the face.Her passion for facial aesthetics has developed over the years and all the knowledge and the skills she has acquired have enabled her to offer the most advanced non-surgical facial aesthetics techniques, enhancing natural beauty subtly without exaggerating or overusing her techniques.

Milvia  completed a Masters Degree in 2009 on Perioral and Oral Non-Surgical Cosmetic Treatment at the prestigious University of Padua (Italy), the first accredited university training on facial aesthetic treatment for dentists in Europe. She since carried out research on injectable fillers with new 3D technology (Polishape 3D). Throughout the years she has acquired expertise in all aspects of Botulinum Toxin therapy, Fillers, Biorevolumetry, Skin Rejuvenation, PRP rejuvenation, Chemical Peels and Cosmeceuticals.

Milvia's  accredited training and experience has allowed her to become a founding member and vice-president of Poiesis: a Scientific Society dedicated to Facial Aesthetics in Dentistry and general well-being. She lectures regularly on facial aesthetics topics in different congresses in Italy and other european countries and in hands-on training courses for dentists on facial fillers. IMilvia has also co-authored a textbook of facial aesthetics ESTETICA DEI TESSUTI ORALI E PERIORALI IN ODONTOIATRIA (Esthetics of Oral and Peri-Oral Tissues in Dentistry).

 Dr Morteza Mazinanian

Dr Morteza Mazinanian BSc BDS MFDSRCS (Edin.)  MClinDent Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics (UCL - Distincton) MPros (Edin.)

Specialist in Prosthodontics

Morteza is a dynamic and highly qualified member of the LCIAD team. He has quickly become a valued member of the team after joining us in 2018. Having interviewed 24 dental surgeons who applied for the post of Specialist Restorative dental surgeon at LCIAD, Morteza impressed us through two rounds of interviews showing a level of knowledge and ability that stood out from his peers.

He has a very keen eye and a rare ability to see both detail and the big picture in multidisciplinary treatment planning.

He first obtained his bachelors degree with honours from University College London and qualified from Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry where he won the British Dental Association and Ramsay Hunt Prize. He divided his time between general practice and hospital posts and restorative dentistry, oral surgery and special care dentistry before gaining his membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

He completed his specialist training in prosthodontics at the University College Eastman dental Institute and gained a distinction in the prestigious Master of Clinical Dentistry in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics at University College. He is a winner of the Gary Pollock and Research Poster awards at the British Society of Restorative Dentistry and has since gained membership in Prosthodontics at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Morteza's clinical research activity includes treatment of complex cases including aesthetic and reconstructive dentistry and implant dentistry.

He also currently hold the position of senior teaching fellow at the Eastman dental Institute where he trains colleagues at postgraduate level and is also a council member and treasurer of the British Society Restorative Dentistry

Dr Attiq Rahman

 Dr Attiq Rahman BDS (U. Glas.) 1994

Dr Attiq Rahman has 25 years of experience in clinical dentistry and since 2005 he has been the clinical director of the prestigious Visage Clinic in Glasgow as well as the Visage Dental Laboratory.

We are delighted that he has chosen to join LCIAD and add another level of clinical experience and excellence to the team here at 28 Wimpole St.

He strongly believes that truly beautiful aesthetic dentistry results from a partnership between the patient, the clinician and the dental technician. For this reason he established Visage Dental Laboratory and recruited the very best artisans to create the most natural, beautiful smiles for his patients.

He is known as a calm perfectionis. His meticulous approach, working with an operating microscope, has earned him the reputation of one of the best pair of hands in UK dentistry.

He is a superb communicator with a real passion for hands-on teaching. He has taught his precise operative techniques to well over 400 dentists and his courses are sold out well in advance. He has also established his own teaching facility, the Precision Academy, in which he runs courses for dentists as well as for dental technicians. He lectures nationally and internationally on the subject of restorative dentistry, aesthetic dentistry and dental implants.

Attiq has a tremendous wealth of experience from running his own practice for many years and we are proud to welcome him to LCIAD as a trusted senior colleague.

Attiq's range of work includes treating patients with a need for a knowledgeable multidisciplinary approach for general dentistry, aesthetic and cosmetic dentistry, dental implants and full mouth rehabilitation.

 

 

Dr Isabella Rocchietta Dip Dent Milan 2002

Specialist in Periodontology

GDC registration number: 217697

Isabella is a Specialist in Periodontology who has a deep passion for providing specialist dental care in a warm and gentle environment. She runs an exclusively referral-based clinic at LCIAD for patients with advanced gum problems and significant bone and tissue loss due to previous disease. .

Isabella has a strong clinical and research involvement that allows her to apply the most proven techniques and innovative biomaterials to treat everything from the simplest cases of bone and tissue loss around a single tooth in a minimally invasive way to the most complex bone and gum regeneration cases, especially in cases requiring vertical bone augmentation. Her specialist care focuses on treating patients who have gum disease (periondontitis) together with our hygienist who have lost bone or have not received the ideal care elsewhere. She also uses and researches new technologies to save most of even severely affected teeth.

Isabella has published numerous scientific articles on the reconstruction of bone using biomaterials to allow dental implant placement, using sophisticated techniques using 3D models to diagnose and assess each case. She is extremely well known on the international lecture circuit and sits on the committees of multiple consensus groups in her field.

  Dr Shabnam Zai

Dr Shabnam Zai
GDC Registration Number 81849

Shabnam obtained her Bachelor in Dental Surgery Degree with Distinction from Newcastle Dental School in 2003, and has been working in general practice ever since.

She held a 3 year Honorary Clinical Assistant post in the Restorative Department at St George's Hospital London as well as being appointed as a trainer for the London Deanery. This is awarded to dental practitioners with the ability to teach and mentor newly qualified dentists. She completed her Masters Degree in Restoratrive and Aesthetic Dentistry in 2013 at the University of Manchester.

Shabnam is known for her thoughtful and gentle approach and is especially recommended for patients who are nervous of attending a dental practice or for patients who require that little bit of extra time and communication to be comfortable.

Shabnam is also a member of the team who is always well read and up-to-date with current legislation and regulatory issues in our profession before the rest of us. She has been with LCIAD since 2011 and also somehow manages to run her own practice in Pinner and raise two beautiful children at the same time whilst always maintaining her natural serenity.

Shabnam carries out all aspects of restorative dentistry and is also trained in the provision of dental implants,Invisalign and Inman Aligners.

Shabnam is an associate member of the British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry and the Royal College of Surgeons.

She enjoys travelling and regularly attends courses in all aspects of dentistry, internationally and in the UK, to enable her to deliver quality dental care to all of our patients.

 

Last but not least...
 
 

Dr David Klaff - Retired
GDC Registration Number 43510

Specialist in Prosthodontics

After 50 illustrious years, our friend and colleague Dr David Klaff retired from clinical dental practice in June 2017.

David was already in the process of introducing his patients to his colleagues with whom he has worked at LCIAD for the past several years.

David is still in touch with us on a regular basis to be able to give advice and guidance given his familiarity with your treatment history and will work closely with us to ensure that the continuity of your care following his retirement is as smooth as possible. As some of his patients have been seeing him for several decades, we appreciate that this can be quite a transition!

Please be assured that your level of care will continue in the same environment with the same team and same principles under which we already work. If you have any questions regarding your clinical care please contact the practice and would be pleased to address any queries you may have.

Dr Koray Feran BDS MSc FDSRCS - Clinical Director

 

Ron Goldstein wrote “If  the eyes are the window of the soul, then the smile is the window of the heart”. David Klaff spent five decades in dental practice, first as a general practitioner, then as a Prosthodontic Specialist, developing the skills to perfect the smile of his patients. Over the years he established expertise in restoring natural structure, form and function combined with natural aesthetics to the patients he has had the good fortune to treat.

He was a recognised opinion leader in the field of adhesive dentistry where his knowledge of bonding chemistry allowed him to guide his colleagues into really understanding the microscopic detail behind their day-to-day work. He would run approximately 50 hours a year of postgraduate teaching for many years on the subject of adhesive dentistry and composite resin restorations. His expertise was in restoring single and / or multiple implant placements and in providing restorations that gave acceptable longevity and ultimate aesthetic results. His patients at the practice still carry work that he had done three decades ago.

His main forte was fully comprehensive diagnosis and treatment planning and he still attends the practice for group meetings and treatment planning sessions where he keeps everybody on their toes, always challenging his colleagues to really look closely at their observations, diagnoses and decisions.

Whilst he has retired from clinical practice he is still very active within his beloved profession. He is the only UK dentist to have been accepted as a member of the British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry (BAAD); the European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry EAED,  the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry; The American Academy of Restorative Dentistry.

He is still the treasurer of the International Federation of Esthetic Dentistry and not content with that is also about to publish a history of the European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry later in 2019.

50 years dentistry covers a lot of developments. David has lived through all of them and personally knows many of the legends and grandfathers of our profession through the many courses, lectures, conferences and symposia that he has attended and given, and indeed still attends and gives, over the years. His presentation covering 50 years of dental practice which he tirelessly updates still is a tour de force of the best of our profession and their impact on our day-to-day work.

We miss having him at the practice but are pleased to report that he is still active in many ways.

Having retired, he has set up a new academy together with Dr David Winkler and Dr Koray Feran which we have called The European Academy of Teeth. The sharp-eyed among you will notice that the meetings for this "Academy" tend to take place at the nearest steakhouse.

 

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