Dr Sabena Bhuiyan BDS MSc (Lond) MFDS RCS (Eng) Morth (Edin) – GDC Registration Number 72268
Dr Sabena Bhuiyan BDS, MFDS RCS (Eng) MSc (Lond) Morth RCS (Edin) has been an associate at the practice, formerly known as Smile Impressions, since 2006 and took the helm formally in April 2012. She is a qualified Orthodontist.
While the name Docklands Dental Referral Centre remains, she rebranded the private practice and management as Align&Smile.
As a logo, Sabena chose the tranquil design that uses the symbol of a butterfly, created by two facial profiles, to illustrate the life changing dental transformations provided at her practice.
After she qualified in Dentistry at St Bartholomews and The Royal London Hospital in 1996 she completed a period of vocational training in a General Dental family practice in Bushey. She was then appointed the Senior House Officer position at the Kings college Hospital in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Following this Sabena completed a further year as a Senior House Officer at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Maxillo – Facial Surgery. Sabena then proceeded to complete her Membership in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of England. She gained both her masters and specialist exams in Orthodontics from the prestigious Eastman Dental Hospital. Sabena is a member of British Orthodontic Society and regularly attends training courses to keep herself up to date with new treatments and techniques.
Sabena particularly enjoys working with nervous patients.
In 2008 Dr Alberto Reimondez Lopez gained his qualifications after successfully completing his clinical and practical dental training in Spain at the university of Madrid. He has a passion for dental implants. Dr Lopez has a keen interest in dental cosmetics with innovative techniques and aesthetic dentistry. He is currently undertaking further training at the university of Rey Juan Carlos in Madrid, where he will enhance and improve his clinical and practical skills in cosmetic dentistry.
Caitlin is a general dentist who provides both private and NHS dental care. She is excellent at putting nervous patients at ease and goes above and beyond to help those in her care feel comfortable.
Caitlin graduated from Newcastle University in 2015. She enjoys carrying out a wide range of dental treatment on patients of all ages and works particularly well with young children. Caitlin is due to begin the year long Advanced dental seminars course in Cosmetic Dentistry and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry in September 2019 to further her knowledge in providing cosmetic dental care.
Ciro GilvettiDentist with special interest in Oral Surgery - GDC: 101766
Vinay graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2015 and gained his membership to the Faculty of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2017.
Vinay joined the practice in 2018. He has spent time working in general practice and has also further developed his skills through a two-year hospital-based training programme.
Vinay prides himself on providing a relaxed, calm and professional environment for patients. He enjoys all aspects of dentistry in particular root canal treatments and treating children. He continues to update and improve his skills in the profession by attending courses on a regular basis.
Dr Ioannis Plastargias graduated from Greece in 2011 and went on to complete parts one and two of the American National Board Dental Examinations in 2012-13.
The following year, he completed a Fellowship Programme in Advanced Periodontics at the University of Connecticut (USA), followed by a Masters and Advanced Diploma in Clinical Periodontology at the Royal London Hospital in 2017.
Over years as a dental clinician, Ioannis has gained impressive experience in treating patients with severe gum problems, with a focus on helping prevent tooth loss.
His detailed consultations and assessments have earned a reputation as a dentist with a keen eye for detail and he regularly takes on referrals from other dentists.
Inga graduated from Lithuanian University of Health Sciences in 2013 with Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene.
Inga believes that appropriate dental hygiene highly contributes to overall health. She is passionate about helping patient’s understand the importance of complete oral care. Inga’s goal is to know her patient’s and provide individual care for their specific needs. She aims to make her patient’s feel comfortable and her gentle technique, alongside her kind and reassuring manner helps put her patient’s at ease.
Inga is keen to keep up to date with all the latest developments and regularly attends courses to further educate herself.
Outside of work Inga enjoys a variety of activities which include biking, roller-skating, and swimming. She likes to travel and enjoys meeting new people and experiencing new cultures.
Align and Smile Limited is a private limited company registered in England, registered number 07852159. Our registered office is Unit 6 New Providence Wharf, Blackwall Way, London, E14 9PA. Docklands Dental Referral Centre is the trading name of Dr Sabena Bhuiyan.