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Meet the Team

Surrey Dental Spa is the home to a number of very experienced and enthusiastic dentists and hygienists. The whole team are committed to excellent and consistent patient care.

Dr Rogieh Ilaty, Practice Owner

Dr Ilaty qualified in 1998 at the Lund University in Sweden. Dr Ilaty has specialised her interests in cosmetic dentistry, implants and cosmetic dentures. Further to completing her Certificate in Implantology at the prestigious Eastman Dental Hospital, she has attended a course which will lead to her Masters in Implantology with prestigious Royal College of Surgeons.

Dr Ilaty has completed specialist denture course allowing her to provide the highest standard Biofunctional Prosthetic System (BPS) dentures. She is also certified to provide Inman aligner treatments, and more recently the Six Month Smile fixed brace system.

Dr Ilaty continually updates her training in cosmetic and restorative dentistry by regularly attending postgraduate courses and worldwide aesthetic conferences.

Dr Ilaty is a member of the British Dental Association (BDA) and the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS).

She speaks English, Swedish, Persian and a little Turkish.

Dr Gaelle Hughes, Dentist

Dr Gaelle Hughes qualified at the University of Wales in 1987. She subsequently held Senior House Officer posts at major teaching hospitals, including Cardiff, UCH London and The Royal Surrey Hospital. This developed Gaelle’s expertise in facial aesthetics and cosmetic dentistry, as she was dealing with patients suffering from oral cancer and facial trauma, mainly from road accidents. She helped patients undergoing complex facial and mouth reconstructions.

Later Gaelle worked in general practice in Paris and Wimbledon, before joining the team here at Cheam in 2003. She has followed numerous courses at the Royal College of Surgeons and in recent years she has concentrated on cosmetic dentistry. Gaelle’s many certificates include Cosmetic Dentistry from the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Implantology at the Eastman Dental Hospital, as well as Advanced Facial Aesthetics. Gaelle has completed a Master Class in Lip Filler Enhancement and she already has ten years of experience providing advanced Botox and facial filler treatments.

Dr Hughes is a member of the British Dental Association (BDA).

Gaelle speaks English, French and Spanish.

Dr Nick Jahany, Dentist BDS BSc

Dr Nick Jahany qualified in 2009 with First Class Honours in Biomedical Science at Queen Mary University of London. In his final year dissertation, Dr Jahany worked with human stem cells at the Centre for Cutaneous Research at the Blizzard Institute, under the supervision of Professor Mike Philpot.

He subsequently completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree and qualified in 2013 from the prestigious Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry.

Dr Jahany greatly appreciates the importance of continually developing his clinical skills, and has a keen interest in both restorative and implant dentistry. He is currently studying towards achieving a Diploma in Restorative Dentistry at the well-respected Royal College of Surgeons. Alongside this, he has also commenced a Masters programme in Dental Implantology at the esteemed University of Bristol.

Having attended the Masterclass of Facial Aesthetics at the Royal College of Surgeons, Dr Jahany is fully qualified to provide facial aesthetics treatments; including administering both anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers.

Dr Jahany has also completed training in the field of short-term adult orthodontics, and is a registered provider of Six Month Smiles.

GDC Number: 245099

Joanna Nic, Dental Hygienist

Joanna joined our team in February 2011 and is a great asset to the practice.

Joanna qualified in 2009 from the Medical University in Poland. She is fully registered with the General Dental Council and a member of the British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy.

Joanna's gentle but thorough approach to her work means she has been welcomed with open arms by all patients, including those who are nervous of having treatment and children who are experiencing hygiene treatment for the first time.

Joanna focuses on patient care and comfort and the importance of caring for your teeth and gums between visits to the practice. She provides patients with advice on brushing, flossing and the use of other interdental equipment.

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