Meet the Team

Our luxury practice located in the Harley Street medical area of London has earned an enviable reputation as the best dentists in London.

Responsible for some of the most famous smiles in TV, Fashion, Sport, Music and Business, we have won many awards over the years and featured in numerous magazine and newspaper articles.

We pride ourselves on our friendly yet professional.  Our reception team are experts too when it comes to juggling appointments around the hectic work schedules, school timetables and international travel of our patients.

Lead Clinicians

Restorative Team

  • Peta Leigh
    Peta Leigh
    General Dentist & Teeth Whitening
    GDC: 78758
    Peta Leigh
    Peta Leigh
    BDS (Melb), BSc (Monash)
    General Dentist & Teeth Whitening
    GDC: 78758


    As the clinical lead for tooth whitening, Peta is dedicated to maintaining the highest standards possible in enhancing everyday smiles making her always popular with our patients.
    She provides all kinds of routine and cosmetic dentistry, facial aesthetic treatments and is a member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentists (BACD). She promotes minimal intervention dentistry and believes patient input to be an essential ingredient to the treatment process. Patients regularly compliment her for being down to earth, reassuring and positive.
    Peta qualified as a General Dentist from the University of Melbourne where she won the graduate award in Orthodontics before embarking in further study in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
    Peta then spent 18 months as a volunteer dentist in East Timor where she worked for the Ministry of Health, UN medical services and several Non- Government Organisations (NGO).
    Since moving to London over 13 years ago, Peta has completed a one-year Certificate in Advanced Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry allowing her to pursue her interest in Cosmetic Dentistry, Tooth Whitening and Facial Aesthetics.
    In 2012 Peta worked as part of the Olympic Medical Team for the Rowing and Canoe Sprint athletes.

    Peta also won the Highly-Commended award at the Aesthetic Dentistry Awards 2017 for Teeth Whitening.

  • Raul Costa
    Raul Costa
    General Dentist
    GDC: 159581
    Raul Costa
    Raul Costa
    General Dentist
    GDC: 159581


    Raul is elleven's Restorative Dentist. After graduating from the University of Lisbon, Raul spent three years working at the prestigious Malo Clinic; one of the world's leading oral rehabilitation centres. His subsequent training and research with leading experts was dedicated to minimising intervention and improving function and aesthetics. Raul is an advocate of biomimetic dentistry: minimally invasive procedures that emulate the nature of patients' teeth. This approach allows him to achieve maximum conservation of tooth structure and exceptional aesthetics for elleven patients. He is involved in courses on restorative dentistry as a result of his passion to document his work and share knowledge. Raul was a finalist at the 2015 Aesthetic Dentistry Awards for Best Restorative Case. Raul is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish and most of his time outside of work is spent with his young family.

  • Rupert Austin
    Rupert Austin
    Consultant Prosthodontist
    GDC: 103158
    Rupert Austin
    Rupert Austin
    BDS MClinDent PhD MJDF RCSEng MPros RCSEd FAcadMEd FHEA
    Consultant Prosthodontist
    GDC: 103158


    Rupert is elleven's Specialist Prosthodontist and focuses on aesthetic restoration and replacement of natural teeth. The discipline of Prosthodontics uses state-of-the-art technologies for the design and manufacture of dental restorations, such as aesthetic veneers, crowns and bridges for cosmetic oral rehabilitation.

    Rupert brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to elleven. Rupert has a PhD in enamel erosion and was awarded Distinction in his Masters in Clinical Dentistry. He lectures nationally and internationally on tooth wear and dental CADCAM and regularly publishes clinical research on novel advances in Prosthodontics.

    With a strong reputation in his field, Rupert is also Clinical Lecturer at King’s College London and the clinical lead for the Advanced Technology Centre at Guy's Hospital, London. He is the current President of the Odontology Section at Royal Society of Medicine and has worked as a Specialist Prosthodontist at many leading practices. All of this ground-breaking work greatly benefits elleven patients.

    Prosthodontics is both an art and a science and Rupert's clinical expertise is matched by his commitment to providing the very highest in quality healthcare to elleven's patients, with the utmost care and professionalism.

  • Richard Field
    Richard Field
    Restorative and Aesthetic Dentist
    GDC: 209886
    Richard Field
    Richard Field
    Restorative and Aesthetic Dentist
    GDC: 209886


    Richard is part of elleven’s restorative team. He has a keen interest in minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry, especially composite bonding and the Inman Aligner, as well as general and aesthetic dentistry.

    Richard graduated with Honours from the University of Glasgow and completed his foundation year in Surrey, where he was awarded first prize for his end of year case presentation. While completing his foundation year he was also awarded a postgraduate certificate in Primary Care Dentistry, with merit, from the University of Kent. Richard is an active member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry where he is a member of several committees, including the Young Dentist and Education committees.

    Among many other post graduate courses, Richard has completed a one-year course in Cosmetic Dentistry and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry at Advanced Dental Seminars in London. Richard is a key opinion leader and lectures on treatment for the removal of white spots on teeth with Icon resin infiltration. In 2014 Richard was awarded overall Best Young Dentist UK at the Dentistry awards and in 2015 Voted 30th most influential dentist in the UK by his peers. He was also an Aesthetic Dentistry winner in 2016.

    Richard also won the following awards at the Aesthetic Dentistry Awards 2017:

    Highly Commended in the Patient Choice Award
    Winner of Orthodontics – Removable
    Restorative – Single Tooth Composite
    Restorative Minimal Intervention Dentistry
    Highly Commended in Interdisciplinary Team Orthodontic – Restorative

  • Shiraz Khan
    Shiraz Khan
    General Dentist
    GDC: 244883
    Shiraz Khan
    Shiraz Khan
    General Dentist
    GDC: 244883


    Dr. Shiraz Khan graduated from the University of Birmingham Dental School. Having successfully completed foundation training and winning several prizes, he finished his dental core training in a range of specialisms including Restorative Dentistry at Croydon University Hospital, Guys and St Thomas’s. Shiraz has heightened his profile at this albeit early stage, being invited to lecture to young dentists around the country, as well as having lectured internationally. Progressing in his career in additional post-graduate qualifications and building a portfolio of achievements means that Shiraz is nothing short of an aspirational individual. He has recently started his Masters in Restorative Dentistry at the University of Birmingham. He invests time into his career development and experience, regularly sharing with like-minded professionals. Most recently he has won the Fast Track 4 Award in recognition of his commitment to dentistry and becoming a leader of the future, and has won the Best Young Dentist 2017 at the Dentistry Awards. Most recently his hard work and efforts were recognised by the Young Dentist Academy who appointed Shiraz to become The Director.

    Shiraz will bring to elleven his remarkable passion and enthusiasm for dentistry making him to be an asset to the restorative team.

  • Tiago Pimentel
    Tiago Pimentel
    Specialist Interest in Endodontics
    GDC: 236284
    Tiago Pimentel
    Tiago Pimentel
    Specialist Interest in Endodontics
    GDC: 236284


    Tiago is a dentist with practice limited to Endodontics. After graduating from the University of Coimbra, Portugal , he worked in general dental practice and carried out further training in different areas being awarded a post graduate certificate in Advanced Oral Surgery in 2008 and one in Implantology.

    He movedto the UK to further his training in Endodontics and was awarded a MSc in Endodontics with distinction in 2016 at King’s College LondonHe is currently embarking on his 4-year specialist training at the same institution, which he hopes to complete in 2020.

    This training and his experience allow him to offer a variety of treatments to manage complex endodontic problems while combining a thorough understanding of the Restorative treatment to achieve lasting results.
    Tiago has been involved in supervising undergraduate and postgraduate students at King’s College London and he enjoys research in the field of Endodontics"

    He will be an integral part of out multidisciplinary team here at elleven.

Orthodontic Team

  • Jill Daus
    Jill Daus
    Orthodontic Specialist
    GDC: 208352
    Jill Daus
    Jill Daus
    Orthodontic Specialist
    GDC: 208352


    At elleven Jill is a valued member of the orthodontic team providing all types of orthodontics with a specialist interest in Lingual (the ‘ultimate invisible’) braces.
    She has mastered our unique Sure Smile Technology providing both her adult and child patients; with time efficient and precise finishing.
    Jill graduated from the University of Aachen in Germany, which is one of Europe’s leading institutions for science and research, and then completed her doctorate in dentistry at University of Cologne, Germany.
    Following this, she carried out her first two years of her specialist training course in orthodontics in Dormagen, Germany and then went on to complete her last year at Guy’s Hospital (King’s College London). She is currently working in the Orthodontic Department at Guy’s Hospital teaching postgraduates.
    She is an active member of the British Orthodontic society (BOS) and the British Lingual Orthodontic Society (BLOS).

  • Sarah Richardson
    Sarah Richardson
    Orthodontic Specialist
    GDC: 64920
    Sarah Richardson
    Sarah Richardson
    Orthodontic Specialist
    GDC: 64920


    Sarah is an experienced member of our orthodontic team here at elleven who particularly enjoys treating nervous orthodontic patients. Her calming influence allows patients to breeze through their treatment. Having previously worked home and abroad including New York her skill set includes years of experience with cosmetic braces such Invisalign, and ceramic fixed braces
    As an undergraduate and postgraduate student Sarah won several academic prizes including the Frank Stammers Prize in Periodontology, British Dental Association Prize in General Practice, University Training Grades Prize for thesis presentation and the WB Houston Award for her MSc thesis. She carried out research into the effects for patients who were born with dental and facial deformity such as cleft lip and palate from which she has co-written published papers. Sarah has taken part in the voluntary scheme ‘Raleigh International’ assisting the ‘World Health Organisation’ vaccination programme and dental health programme in Guyana, South America.
    She is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, The British Orthodontic Society and regularly attends conferences and courses to update her knowledge.

  • Farah Anad
    Farah Anad
    Orthodontic Therapist
    GDC: 163729
    Farah Anad
    Farah Anad
    Orthodontic Therapist
    GDC: 163729


    Farah is our Orthodontic Therapist. She is considered to be the heart-beat of the practice. You're likely to see her at some stage during your patient journey.
    Farah gained a Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy from King's College, London. She enjoys working in our patient-centric environment, providing holistic orthodontic treatment. She brings to elleven years of experience in traditional and lingual orthodontics, which she has now incorporated into our latest digital technology, SureSmile.
    As an Orthodontic Therapist she works very closely and under the prescription of our Specialist Orthodontists and other specialists here at elleven.

Oral Surgery Team

  • Paul Johnson
    Paul Johnson
    Maxillofacial Surgeon
    GDC: 3128905
    Paul Johnson
    Paul Johnson
    Maxillofacial Surgeon
    GDC: 3128905


    Mr Paul Johnson was educated in Yorkshire and attended Leeds University Dental School qualifying with honours. After working in junior dental jobs at Leeds Dental Hospital, he returned to Medical School at the University of Cambridge in 1980 graduating Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in 1984. He was House Surgeon to Professor Sir Roy Calne at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge and trained in Surgery in General at the The North Staffordshire Royal Infirmary, Stoke-on-Trent. Higher training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery was in Stoke-on-Trent, the Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead and King’s College Hospital in London.

    Overseas experience includes training in Salzburg, Austria and Seattle. As a senior trainee he also took part in a ‘Medicine du Monde’ surgical team which treated war casualties in Addis Abbaba at the end of the Ethiopian civil war.

    He was appointed as Consultant in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Surrey County and Frimley Park Hospitals in 1992 and is now the Senior Consultant in the Maxillofacial Department at the Royal Surrey County Hospital.

    His clinical interests are wide ranging and he has published on several areas of maxillofacial surgery. Current areas of special interest are in the treatment of facial deformity, facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery and the treatment of skin cancer.
    He lectures and conducts surgical masterclasses nationally and internationally and is closely involved in training surgeons in Maxillofacial, ENT and Plastic Surgery in the UK. Teaching interests extend to facial cosmetic and orthognathic surgery.

    He is a member and past chairman of the Training Interface Group of the Royal College of Surgeons for reconstructive cosmetic surgery, laser surgery, soft tissue trauma and skin cancer. He is active in the British Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (BAOMS) and represents them on several national and international Committees.

    He has been awarded the 2018 Down Surgical Prize by the British Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons. This is the highest honour that the Association can bestow on a surgeon and is made ‘In recognition of the significant contribution made to the speciality of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.’
    Mr Johnson is a very valued member of the surgical team here at eleven and works very closely with Dr Shivani Patel in planning the joint orthognathic (jaw) surgery cases to make a difference in patients facial aesthetics, self esteem and overall quality of life.

  • Nishma Patel
    Nishma Patel
    Oral Surgeon
    GDC: 177828
    Nishma Patel
    Nishma Patel
    Oral Surgeon
    GDC: 177828


    BDS, MFDS RCS Ed, M. Oral Surg

    Nishma is a specialist Oral Surgeon and is avery valued member of our clinical specialist team here at elleven.

    Nishma qualified from King’s College London Dental School. She has since dedicated her career to Oral Surgery. Nishma undertook accredited Oral Surgery specialist training at Guy’s Dental Hospital and upon completion was awarded Membership in Oral Surgery with the Royal College Of Surgeons.

    Her specialist interest in removal of impacted wisdom teeth. She can perform a wide range of surgical procedures including dental extractions, apicectomy, cyst removal and soft tissue surgery. She also has experience in the management of temporomandibular joint dysfunction. She is a qualified in intravenous sedation for treatment of anxious patients and is a certified practitioner of acupuncture.

    Nishma is a member of the British Association of Oral Surgeons and Royal College of Surgeons of England. She has a number of peer reviewed publications and has been invited to national and international conferences to present her research in Oral Surgery. She is currently working a Specialist Oral Surgeon at Guy’s Dental Hospital and is involved in training postgraduate dental trainees in Oral Surgery. She will be an asset to the multidisciplinary team here at elleven supporting us with her immense surgical skills.

Periodontal Team

  • Petros Moschouris
    Petros Moschouris
    Periodontist
    GDC: 175563
    Petros Moschouris
    Petros Moschouris
    Periodontist
    GDC: 175563


    At elleven Petros is one of our highly skilled Periodontists. His extensive experience in Implant Dentistry and full mouth rehabilitation allows him to treat advanced gum disease with a non- surgical and surgical approach, including conventional, regenerative periodontal surgery and alveolar bone augmentation.
    Petros graduated from the Dental School of Athens University (Greece). Professor Nikos Donos selected him for specialist training in Periodontics and Dental Implants at the Eastman Dental Institute (London), passing with distinction. He was then duly appointed as a part time Honorary Clinical Assistant in Periodontology at the Eastman. After successful completion of his MClinDent in Periodontology, he was further awarded a Certificate in Periodontology by the European Federation (EFP).
    He is also member and instructor of the International Team for Implantology (ITI), the British Society of Periodontology (BSP), the Hellenic Society of Periodontology and the European Federation of Periodontology (EFP).
    He has an active research portfolio focusing on Bone Regeneration and his research has been presented in international dental symposiums as well as being published in several international dental journals.

  • Lorena Mumford
    Lorena Mumford
    Periodontist
    GDC: 73807
    Lorena Mumford
    Lorena Mumford
    Periodontist
    GDC: 73807


    Lorena qualified originally from the University of Valencia in 1992 but has lived, worked and taught in the UK for a significant part of her career.
    After qualifying, Lorena continued to work in hospital as well as general practice. She established her own successful practice in Valencia where she worked closely with her sister who also qualified as a dentist. She developed a keen interest in Periodontics whilst working for Prof. Martinez Canut at the School of dentistry at the University of Valencia and worked in the Periodontology department and in his Specialist practice for four years.
    She came to London in 1996 and secured a place at Guy’s Hospital on a four year Specialist training programme for Periodontics. During this time she not only secured an MSc and Master of Clinical Dentistry in Periodontology but she also gained her Diploma of Membership in Restorative Dentistry with special emphasis in Periodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh.
    Lorena was recognised as a Specialist Periodontist by The General Dental Council in 2000 and continued to teach Undergraduate Dentistry at Guy’s Hospital as well as work in Specialist Practices in London. She combined this with a return to work in her own Practice in Spain. Currently she spends the majority of her time in Specialist Clinical Practice in the UK. She has developed a particular interest in the treatment of patients with regenerative and reconstructive techniques to improve aesthetics as well as periodontal health.

  • Lynn West
    Lynn West
    Dental Hygienist
    GDC: 5163
    Lynn West
    Lynn West
    Dental Hygienist
    GDC: 5163


    Lynn qualified from Belfast Dental School in 1996, winning the award for highest clinical exam result, and has worked at Periodontics UK for the past eleven years.
    Lynn is passionate about her profession, which is evident in her enthusiastic approach not only in the care of her patients but also her willingness to keep up to date with the latest information by attending regular meetings and conferences. Lynn is enjoying being part of Elleven's team of hygienists.

  • Kate Thomis
    Kate Thomis
    Dental Hygienist
    GDC: 6285
    Kate Thomis
    Kate Thomis
    Dental Hygienist
    GDC: 6285


    KateQualified from Birmingham University in 2003 with a diploma in Dental Hygiene and also a City and Guild’s teaching qualification in Oral Health.
    On leaving Birmingham, Kate spent her time working in Maxillofacial and Orthognathic surgery departments in Yorkshire, as well as private practice, before joining Periodontics UK in 2007. Kate is now enjoying being part of the hygienists team at Elleven.

  • Camilla Stevens
    Camilla Stevens
    Dental Hygienist
    GDC: 261821
    Camilla Stevens
    Camilla Stevens
    Dental Hygienist
    GDC: 261821


    Camilla works as part of our dental hygiene team, having graduated with a diploma in Dental Hygiene and Therapy. With experience working in private practices, Camilla brings dedication and quality care to her role; she’s passionate about educating her patients to prevent gum disease, decay and other dental problems. Camilla’s gentle approach means she is great with our younger patients – helping to put them at ease and gaining their confidence.

Paediatric Team

  • Julie Mitchell
    Julie Mitchell
    Consultant Paediatric Dentist
    GDC: 76651
    Julie Mitchell
    Julie Mitchell
    Consultant Paediatric Dentist
    GDC: 76651


    Julie is elleven's Paediatric Dental Specialist. Her expertise lies in providing dental care for children that have suffered dental injuries, have medical conditions and in the management of dental anomalies. Julie is dedicated to providing our younger patients with a positive experience of dental care by creating a comfortable and relaxed environment. She aims to encourage children to make the transition to adulthood with an excellent attitude to dental care.

    After graduating from the University of Bristol, Julie spent two years working at Newcastle Dental Hospital gaining a comprehensive grounding in paediatric dentistry, restorative dentistry and oral surgery. She undertook her specialist training and Master's degree in paediatric dentistry at King's College, London.

    With a passion for teaching, she is involved in lecturing and clinically supervising Post graduate students, and specialist registrar trainees in paediatric dentistry. As an undergraduate student, Julie won the British Society for Restorative Dentistry Prize in 1999 and The Roger Smith Elective Award 1999.

Support Staff

  • Renata Milinavice
    Renata Milinavice
    Dental Nurse
    GDC: 246868
  • Ana Adumitroaei
    Ana Adumitroaei
    Dental Nurse
    GDC: 254094
  • Avnita Patel
    Avnita Patel
    Dental Nurse
    GDC: 259869
  • Mandi Gurung
    Mandi Gurung
    Dental Nurse
    GDC: 267991
  • Olga Blazkiv
    Olga Blazkiv
    Dental Nurse
    GDC: 218122
  • Catalina Avaslacai
    Catalina Avaslacai
    Trainee Dental Nurse

Administration Staff

  • Louise Stoker
    Louise Stoker
    Practice Manager
  • Kirsty Rodger
    Kirsty Rodger
    Treatment Coordinator
  • Anila Ravi
    Anila Ravi
    Finance administrator
  • Mihaela Maftei
    Mihaela Maftei
    Receptionist
  • Zemera Beg
    Zemera Beg
    Receptionist
  • Ginnan Karim
    Ginnan Karim
    Receptionist
  • Jessa Vargas
    Jessa Vargas
    New Patient Coordinater

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