The Team

Dr Bobby Bandlish
Dr Bobby BandlishBDS (Lond), MSc (Dist), MFGDP (UK)
With over 20 years experience. As well as a postgraduate degree in dentistry, Bobby has a Masters in Restorative Dentistry from the Eastman Dental Hospital in London. He’s a member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the British Society of Restorative Dentistry, and is an examiner for the ORE (Overseas Registration Examination for dental surgeons.)

Bobby has worked in the West End since 1998, and before that, with his father in the family dentistry business for many years.

Bobby is also the resident dentist on ITV’s “This Morning”.

Dr Gita Auplish
Dr Gita AuplishBDS (Lond), MSc (Dist), MFDS RCS (Eng), Consultant Periodontist at Kings College Dental Hospital
Gita is a periodontist, or gum specialist with over 20 years experience. As well as seeing patients for gum disease and implants at our practice, she is a consultant in Periodontology at the Kings College Hospital and gives lectures on implants, gum disease and treatment. She is also a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and is registered as a Specialist in Periodontology with the General Dental Council. Gita is also an examiner for the ORE (Overseas Registration Examination) for dental surgeons and she is regularly invited to lecture both in England and abroad.
Gita is the resident dentist on ITV1 Daybreak and has done many television appearances for them discussing everything from changes in the tooth whitening laws to celebrity smiles!
Dr Edward Bady
Dr Edward BadySpecialist in Endodontics, BChD MJDF MClin Dent MEndo RCSEd
Edward qualified at Leeds Dental School in 1998. Since qualifying he has worked in hospital and practice in the UK and Australia. He completed his specialist training with distinction in Endodontics at Guy’s Hospital in 2012. He was also awarded Membership in Endodontics (MEndo) by the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.

Edward has contributed chapters to a textbook of Endodontics and currently teaches specialist trainees at King’s College Hospital. He is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the British Endodontic Society.

Kirstie Thwaites
Kirstie ThwaitesHygienist/Therapist
Kirstie qualified in 2006 from the University of Leeds as a dental hygienist and dental therapist. She is committed to lifelong learning and attends numerous courses every year. In 2013 she completed postgraduate studies in Enhanced Clinical Periodontology at Kings College Hospital. She is a member of the British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy (BSDHT), British Society of Periodontology (BSP) and Association of Dental Implantology UK (ADI). In 2012 Kirstie was the recipient Young Hygienist/Therapist of the Year award at the Dental Hygiene and Therapy Awards. Kirstie works part time at the practice, the rest of her week is spent in general practice and as a lecturer in Oral Health Sciences at the University of Essex.

She has a calm and caring nature and gets great satisfaction from helping patients to overcome their fears and anxieties related to dentistry. Her aim is to improve and maintain her patients oral health through evidence based care. A change in the law from the 1st May 2013 has made it possible to make an appointment directly with Kirstie for hygienist services.

Rosanna Lynch
Rosanna LynchHygiene & Therapy
Rosanna qualified from the University of Birmingham in 2013 with a BSc in Dental Hygiene & Therapy.

Since qualifying Rosanna has worked in both NHS and Private General Dental Practices. She has also worked in the community in East London where she has gained experience in Dental Public Health, working as a clinician for epidemiology programmes and clinical outreach projects.

She has volunteered and has helped to organise trips with the dental charity DentAid to Cambodia and Zimbabwe. Here the team delivered oral health education and provided pain relieving dental treatment to deprived communities. She is planning another trip next year.

She has professional memberships with the British Society of Dental Hygiene & Therapy (BSDHT), Society of the Advancement of Anesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD), British Society of Periodontology (BSP). She is qualified in Sedation techniques. She regularly attends lectures and courses to ensure her clinical work is of the highest standard and is up to date with the latest advances and research in dentistry.

Rosanna is enthusiastic about providing the best possible patient care with a calm and empathetic approach. She enjoys working with children and adults ensuring that their dental visit is a positive one.

Sabiha
SabihaDental Nurse
Sabiha is a qualified dental nurse with 6 years experience. She did her dental nurse qualification at kings college hospital working in varies department. Sabiha has worked alongside consultants, undergraduates and specialists. Her main role is nursing and in her spare time Sabiha likes to spend time with family and friends and enjoys raising funds and awareness for charity.