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Our Team

All our dentists adhere to the rules governing the profession under strict guidance from the General Dental Council (GDC) "Standards for Dental Professionals".

Dentists:

Dr Zubair Sacranie

Dr. Zubair Sacranie - Practice Principal
BDS (Dundee Dental School), MFDS RCSEd (Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh). M.Med Sci (Dental Implantology , University of Sheffield)
GDC No. 78020

Dr. Zubair Sacranie is a highly qualified and experienced clinician in the fields of cosmetic dentistry and dental implantology. He qualified from the Dundee Dental School in 2000 thereafter completing his two year General Professional Training Scheme. During this time Dr.Sacranie had training in implant and complex restorative dentistry as well as in orthodontics and peadiatric dentistry. Dr Sacranie worked in a private dental practice in Coventry for four years before becoming the Principal and owner of the Solihull Dental Centre & Implant Clinic. He is also the practice principle at Water Orton Dental Centre.

In addition to being a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Dr.Sacranie has been awarded a Certificate of Implant Dentistry from Warwick University and attained his Master of Science degree in Dental Implantology at Sheffield University in 2009. He has worked extensively throughout the UK with leading cosmetic and implant surgeons.

Dr. Sacranie routinely receives referrals from other dentists for restorative and implant dentistry as well as for facial aesthetics and botox treatments, the latter which he has been providing for over four years.

   With my very skilled and enthusiastic team of associates, hygienist and dental nurses, I enjoy using the latest technology and dental techniques to provide exceptional dental care for my patients. I try my best to create a cheerful and relaxed environment to allow my patients to enjoy their dental experience.   

Dr. Sacranie has an additional dental practice in Water Orton, and he is one of three partners of the BST Dental Group which have established dental practices in Shirley, Lower Quinton, Hockley Heath, Balsall Common and Alumn Rock.

Isobel Kane Dr. Zaheer Abbas Bhanji
BDS (Sheffield), MJDF (RCS England)

GDC No. 103403

Dr Zaheer Abbas Bhanji qualified from The University of Sheffield in 2006 & completed his Royal College of Surgeons Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties in 2009. He is currently studying for his Master of Science degree in Restorative & Aesthetic Dentistry at The University of Manchester. He strives to enhance his clinical practice by combining the latest advances in technology and research ensuring aesthetic as well as biocompatible, functional and long lasting restorative care. Outside work he enjoys travelling, sports & comedy.

Jonathan Lee Dr Jonathan Shaun Lee - Associate Dentist
GDC No. 80194

After attaining a BSc Nutrition and Medical Science from Kings College, London in 1998, Dr Lee qualified as a dentist in 2001 from Guy's Hospital in London. He has been working for 12 years in General Dental Practice, at the same time as completing a number of post-graduate dental qualifications including:

  • T C Ucer Dental Implantology Certificate One Year 2005-2006
  • Paul Tipton 2006 One Year Restorative Course
  • Sheffield Dr Patel 18 Month Practical Dental Implantology Course
  • Paul Tipton One Year Dental Implant Course 2010-2011

   I have been working at the Sollihull Dental Centre and Implant Centre for two years as an associate dental surgeon. The practice has been very supportive in all regards and very friendly. We work well together as a team.

I enjoy all aspects of dentistry but have a special interest in restorative, cosmetic and surgical aspects of dentistry including dental implantology.   

Dr Harjap Lidder – Associate Dentist
BDS (London) MJDF RCS (England)

GDC No. 228580

Dr Harjap Lidder qualified from King's College London in 2012 and successfully passed his Royal College of Surgeons examinations in 2014. After completing his dental foundation training at the Solihull Dental Centre he returned to London to complete further training in Paediatric Dentistry at St George's Hospital and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals. Dr Lidder is also a qualified Pharmacist having completed a Master of Pharmacy degree in 2001 at Aston University.

He has returned to the Solihull Dental Centre as an associate dentist.

   One of the main reasons I returned to the practice was due to the pleasant working environment at Solihull Dental Centre and the wonderful staff and patients we have here. I treat all patients individually and aim to provide high standards of care and treatment in all aspects of general dentistry.   

Aisha Awan Dr Heshaam Mughal - Associate Dentist

BDS King's College London (KCL) 2014
GDC No. 251667

Dr Hurjoht Singh Virdee

Dr Hurjoht Singh Virdee - Associate Dentist
BDS (B'ham), MFDS RCS (Edinburgh), PGCert MedEd (Cardiff)
GDC No. 244461

Hurj qualified as a dentist in Birmingham in 2013 and immediately began his journey in excelling his career. He has worked at the Birmingham Dental Hospital in Restorative and Oral Surgery Departments and has most recently completed a post in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Derby Hospital. He still works as an Oral Surgery Doctor for the East Midlands Healthcare Trust. He is a proud member of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh and has a keen interest in teaching, having completed a PG Cert in Medical Education.

Outside of the dental world Hurj is a keen drummer and keeps himself active through sports.

   Working at the Solihull Dental Centre and Implant Clinic is a dentist's dream. Not only do we have a great team of staff but we always make sure our dentistry is evidence based and modern. I treat every patient as an individual and give realistic treatment plans which have have your best interests at heart. I look forward to meeting you all.   

Aisha Awan Navpreet Manu - Foundation Dentist

BDS Birm 2016
GDC No. 265512

Dr Manu qualified from the University of Birmingham and will be joining the team as a Foundation Dentist.

After graduating I am very excited to be a part of the team at Solihull Dental Centre.

Kevin Thomas - Clinical Technician
Dip Clin Dent Tech RCS Eng 2011, Certification in Dental Technology City & Guilds 1979

GDC No. 145573

Sonal Patel - Facial Aesthetics Associate

BDS - Guys, Kings and St Thomas Institute of Dentistry
GDC - 82520

We are excited to have Dr Sonal Patel on board as our Facial Aesthetics expert.

She is trained to administer wrinkle reducing treatments and dermal fillers. She has also completed further training in lip augmentation and is a trained skin professional for a leading cosmeceutical brand.

Sonal prides herself in delivering the best results possible. Her enthusiastic and caring attitude have earned her a loyal following.

She is available immediately for consultations. Please enquire at reception and book now!

Hygienists:

Gurwinder Singh Thind Gurwinder Singh Thind
BSc Dental Hygiene & Therapy (University of Birmingham)

GDC No. 227596

Having carried out his hygiene and therapy vocational training in Wolverhampton soon after qualifying in 2012, Gurwinder took a full time position working for a dental practice in Dudley. He joined Solihull Dental Centre & Implant Clinic in early 2015

   I have enjoyed every aspect of my work since I’ve joined the Solihull Dental Centre practice. The team is fantastic and very supportive, and together we aim to make sure that patients receive the best care possible   

Natella Atkins

Natella Atkins
Dental Hygienist - CEB Hygiene 2000
Birmingham School of Dental Hygiene
GDC No. 5648

Neelam Kudhail Neelam Kudhail

Dip Dental Hygiene and Therapy (University of Sheffield)
GDC No. 194121

Prior to becoming a dental hygienist and therapist, Neelam worked as a dental nurse in three hospitals in the city of London. After gaining her qualification in 2010 she has worked in both NHS and private dentistry and closely worked with specialists in dentistry including an implant specialist and a consultant periodontist treating gum disease. Neelam joined the practice in 2015.

   I have enjoyed working at Solihull dental practice, it is a friendly and supportive environment to work in   

Inderdip Atthi Inderdip Atthi

Dental Hygienist/Therapist
Foundation Degree in Oral Health Science (University of Essex Sept 2013)
GDC No. 246491

Practice Manager:

Denise Kemp Mrs Denise Kemp - Practice Manager

GDC No. 135760

Denise Kemp qualified as a dental nurse in 1973 from Mathew Bolton College, and attained a Diploma in Dental Health Education in 1983. Denise also has an accreditation in Practice Management from the Birmingham Dental Hospital.

   I qualified in 1973 as Dental Nurse during that time I worked in a busy practice assisting dentists with general dentistry. I was very interested in oral surgery and implants and was very fortunate to be given the opportunity to work alongside dentists assisting in these procedures

I have been working at the Solihull Dental Centre & Implant Clinic for 4 years as a Practice Manager. My role is to ensure the smooth running of the Practice, and all patients have the best individual care possible. I believe patient care is paramount at the Solihull Dental Centre & Implant Clinic.   

Dental Care Professionals:

Kimberly Heath

Kimberly Heath
Qualified Dental Nurse
Level 3 NVQ in Dental Nursing (City & Guilds 2012)
GDC No 236647

Kathryn Andrews

Kathryn Andrews
Qualified Dental Nurse
GDC No 266562

Sumun-Yassen

Sumun Yassen
Trainee Dental Nurse

Courtni Foster

Courtni Foster
Trainee Dental Nurse

Helena Gorman

Helena Gorman
Trainee Dental Nurse

Receptionists

Fatma Mohammed

Fatma Mohammed
Dental Receptionist