Neil and Poonam both appreciate that a visit to the dentist for many patients may not be easy. Together with the team at Oatlands Dental Lounge in Weybridge, they have worked very hard to make the practice relaxing and comfortable and ensure all treatment is performed to an exceptional standard.
Neil graduated in 2006 from King’s College London with multiple distinctions. Since then he has successfully dedicated his time to treating patients in primary care settings both in Weybridge, Surrey and in West London.
Neil is a friendly and passionate practitioner who strongly believes in the advantages of postgraduate education, to allow him to offer the very latest and best in evidence based treatments. He has been widely praised by his patients for his caring and professional chairside manner especially those who are apprehensive of visiting the dentist. He has been ‘Dental Phobia’ certified and routinely provides Intra-venous sedation for those who are extremely nervous. In 2007, Neil became a member of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons, England. He went on to gain a Masters in Clinical Dentistry at Kings College London, in the field of “Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics” with distinction in 2015. In January 2016 Neil shall also complete a three year MSc in “Aesthetic Dental Implantology” to allow the advanced placement of dental implants.
Throughout his training, Neil has worked with some of the worlds’ leaders in the dental field and, this has allowed him to undertake more complex advanced cases in clinical practice involving restorative rehabilitation, cosmetic concerns, tooth wear, and replacing missing teeth. Neil also frequently travels internationally for conferences to keep abreast of all of the latest techniques within and outside of the U.K. As a firm advocate of digital implant dentistry, Neil uses a combination of CAD – CAM milling devices and 3D scanners to provide some of the most accurate techniques for implant placement planning to date. Neil also uses “Plasma rich in growth factors” (PRGF) to promote more efficient natural healing of implant sites following treatment, this is widely used to treat sporting injuries and is now at the cutting edge of modern dentistry.
GDC No. 103922
Poonam is a caring, charismatic, and enthusiastic health professional. She also graduated from Kings College London in 2006, has since engaged in many post-graduate courses, and is a Member of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons, England.
Recently, she has undergone training to provide invisible braces systems, such as the ‘Six Month Smiles’ and Inman Aligner, this has helped boost patient confidence and improving smiles.
Poonam has been trained in providing advanced wrinkle correction injections techniques and complements smiles using facial aesthetic treatments, such as line and wrinkle softening, particularly in upper face.
Of particular interest to Poonam is practicing general dentistry with minimally invasive and preventive techniques. Her calming chair side manner makes her popular with children and nervous patients. She is very family-oriented and this is reflected in the ethos of the practice. Poonam has visited schools in Fiji to help improve dental health awareness. She firmly believes good experiences from a young age are absolutely the key to preventing Dental Phobia.
Outside of dentistry, Poonam thoroughly enjoys cooking a variety of cuisines, interior design and spending time with her friends and family. She would, one day, like to twist Neil’s arm to take her skiing!
GDC No. 103888
Bhavin qualified at the University of the Witwatersand in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2OOO with awards in General Medicine, General Surgery and Operative Dentistry. He has always been passionate about dentistry and especially Periodontology and its related disciplines. ln 2OO7, Bhavin embarked on formal postgraduate studies, which culminated in an MSc in Clinical Periodontology in 2OlO. He has attended extensive post graduate courses nationally, in Europe, the USA and South Africa and enjoys keeping abreast of contemporary concepts and techniques.
GDC No. 78285
Dr Yasmin George is part of the team at Oatlands Dental Lounge bringing with her 26 years experience in general practice. She is used to treating patients requiring a wide variety of procedures and you will always find her understanding, caring and empathic.
Dr Yasmin George enjoys working in the cosmetic dentistry field, finding it extremely rewarding for both patient and dentist. Each time a new patient receives his or her own individual winning smile, the joy is shared. There is no better feeling when an improved smile boosts someone’s confidence and allows them to show off their teeth without hesitation.
Working closely with each and every patient, she strongly believes in enabling them to make enlightened decisions when it comes to selecting a treatment. Dr Yasmin George tries to make their choice as effortless as possible by providing detailed information that is straightforward and all encompassing.
With a total commitment towards team building and staff development, Dr Yasmin George believes in ‘relationship-based’ dentistry, this means she takes the time to get to know her patients, understanding their wants and needs, she is then able to advise them of the most appropriate treatment options.
Standards of care are extremely high at Oatlands Dental Lounge and Dr Yasmin George works hard to provide this for both children and adults.
Children’s dental examinations with Dr Yasmin George include an orthodontic assessment at no extra charge.
Types of treatment
Dr Yasmin George offers a wide range of orthodontic treatments for adults, including ‘invisible’ types of braces (lingual) or transparent versions (Invisalign). She has also worked extensively with Damon braces, and can sometimes offer ‘limited treatment’ options that often reduce treatment time.
As far as children are concerned, she is driven by a mission to assess and where indicated, treat early, allowing for development of the face as well as the teeth. As the mother of two boys, she has first-hand experience of just how important it is to care for young teeth.
Apprehensive clients can also feel relaxed in Dr Yasmin George’s care; a nervous patient herself, she understands their worries and concerns and is a Dental Phobia Certified dentist. She can offer a range of techniques to help keep you calm, relaxed and in control.
Gaining her BDS at Guy’s Dental Hospital in London in 1988, Dr Yasmin George was recently awarded a Fellowship from the IADFE and is currently progressing towards an MClinDent in Orthodontics.
During her career, she has taken part in many training courses and attended conferences worldwide. She has served in a number of Dental Academies, Associations and Societies; taught at King’s College Faculty of Dentistry, and is on the Panel of Examiners for the Certificate in Dental Sedation Nursing and the National Examination Board for Dental Nurses. Dr Yasmin George is also part of the Visiting Faculty and on the Advisory Board at The Pankey Institute in Florida.
Recently involved in the development of continuing education in orthodontics for general dentists, Dr Yasmin George has worked alongside internationally acclaimed orthodontic specialist and educator Dr Derek Mahony, BPP University and the Academy of Dental Excellence (ADE).
Come and meet Dr Yasmin George:
A key member of the team at Oatlands Dental Lounge, Dr Yasmin George provides her patients with a fantastically professional service and access to the latest treatments.
Check out some of the patient testimonials on our site for first-hand feedback from delighted patients.
Give us a call now if you would like to discuss possible treatments with Dr Yasmin George. We look forward to meeting you soon.
GDC No. 64095
Omesh qualified in 2011 from Bristol University. Following completion of his Vocational Training he gained further surgical experience in his roles as an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery SHO and a Staff Grade Oral Surgeon in both the North West of England and London. Omesh is currently an Oral Surgery StR rotating between two large London Dental Teaching Hospitals.
Alongside his clinical work, Omesh has also successfully completed his qualification in the Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery (MFDS) and Postgraduate Certificate in Dental Education. He has presented regionally, nationally and internationally on a range of oral surgery related topics and has published papers in several peer-reviewed dental journals. He has actively been involved in undergraduate teaching and has helped deliver Oral Surgery teaching courses for General Dental Practitioners at the world class teaching facilities of LonDec.
Omesh is committed to delivering a high standard of surgical treatment and providing treatment in a painless and timely manner. He is an advocate of providing holistic care, taking time to understanding his patients needs prior to attending for treatment whilst also proactively conducting post-operative follow up. He endeavours to perform both surgical and non-surgical tooth extraction in a calm and relaxed environment and is always happy to discuss any part of your treatment so that you can be confident in making the right choice.
GDC No. 211480
Neil currently works as an NHS Consultant and Hon. Clinical Senior Lecturer in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology at Glasgow Dental Hospital and School.
He combines a broad dental background with experience in medical and dental imaging. He qualified as a Diagnostic radiographer in 1987 in Sheffield where he worked as a general radiographer at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital gaining experience in neuro, orthopaedic and A&E radiography. He qualified BDS with merit in Restorative dentistry in Newcastle 1995. VT was completed in Edinburgh 1996, MSc restorative dentistry (with distinction 1997), MFDSRCS Edin 2001. He satisfied the Royal College of Radiologists 2007 in his exit exam, where he was awarded DDR, RCR on completion of Specialist Registrar training in Newcastle Upon Tyne (2003-2008). Since qualifying in Dentistry he has had the opportunity to work in both primary and secondary care settings which have included NHS, Private practice (Principal), Community dentistry (out of hours service).
His main radiological interests are in salivary gland and TMJ imaging. Cone-beam CT imaging provides Neil with increasing opportunities to help the dental and medical colleagues for whom he provides a diagnostic reporting service. His academic interests include lecturing to undergraduate and postgraduate audiences. He is involved in peer review and holds a visiting lectureship at the University of Hasselt Belgium. He has lectured in Libya 2008 with an MFDS delegation and teaches on the Kings College London, MSc program in Oral-Radiology.
GDC No. 70569
Beena joined Oatlands Dental Lounge in February 2017. She graduated with a Ba (Hons) in Business Studies. She has been in the dental industry since 2002 managing multiple site practices and growing them into centres of excellence. Before this, Beena was working as a retail operations manager managing a team of over a 100 staff. She comes with a wealth of experience in the dental industry and has an extensive knowledge in many fields from CQC, HTML 01-05, branding and marketing, HR, Recruitment and Training and development.
Her passion and drive is to continuously strive to exceed customer expectations at all levels and she coaches and leads her peers to do the same.
Her aim is to make sure that from the moment the patient arrives right up to when they leave Oatlands Dental Lounge they have had a First Class Service.
She regularly attends courses and reads journals to keep herself ahead of cutting edge dentistry.
In her spare time Beena enjoys travelling, cooking, gardening and playing tennis.
My name is Becky I have been a dental nurse for 10 years I qualified in 2012 with the National Diploma in Dental Nursing. The team that I work with in the practice are amazing friendly and always happy. We all strive to make all patients new and old comfortable and always welcome.
GDC No. 243361
We understake in crown and bridge – work, implant work and Smile Designs. We has been Perfecting Smiles since 1999. The dynamic use of technology, combined with a highly trained team, enables us to provide the most advanced products and services.
GDC No. 135103
We undertake in crown and bridge – work, implant work and Smile Designs. We has been Perfecting Smiles since 1999. The dynamic use of technology, combined with a highly trained team, enables us to provide the most advanced products and services.
GDC No. 142110
BDS (Hons.) MJDF RCS (Eng), MClinDent (FRP Lond) FICOI, MSc (Dental Implantology)
BDS (Lond) MJDF RCS (Eng)