Meet the team
Private and NHS family dentistry in beaufort park, colindale



Qualifications BDS (Dundee 1984) MFGDP (RCS Eng) PGCert (Endo) Warwick 2010
GDC Registration: 58935

Dr Patel is one of the principals of Beaufort Dental Clinic; he qualified in 1984 from the University of Dundee (Scotland) and over the last three decades has accumulated a wealth of experience in all aspects of General Dental Practice.

Having practised in Hampstead and West London for over 30 years, he has provided dentistry of the highest standard to over a generation of patients.

In 1994, in recognition of his commitment to providing an outstanding level of care to his patients, he was awarded Membership of the Faculty of General Practitioners from the Royal College of Surgeons (UK).

Although Dr Patel has considerable expertise in all aspects of General Dental Practice, including Adult Orthodontics, Cosmetic Dentistry, Crowns and Minor Oral Surgery, he has in particular a special interest in the field of Endodontics (Root canal treatment).

In 2010, Dr Patel successfully completed further training at postgraduate level in Endodontics at Warwick University and was awarded a Postgraduate Certificate in Endodontics. He has since continued to provide Root canal treatment for advanced cases to patients referred to him by his colleagues.

Dr Patel remains dedicated to providing patients with the very latest treatments using the most up to date techniques; enthusiastic about continuing professional development, he is currently undertaking training in Botox and Facial Aesthetics in order to compliment the latest treatments that modern dentistry has to offer.

Dr Patel believes that experience and expertise should be shared for the benefit of patients and colleagues alike and In 2015 Dr Patel was appointed to be a Joint Trainer for Foundation Dentists, by NHS England., a privileged position from which he hopes to inspire junior colleagues.

When not partially submerged in teeth and saliva, Dr Patel can be found pursuing his interests in Botany currently in grafting techniques and tropical trees, or playing cricket or chess.



Qualifications LDS RCS (Eng) 1985, BDS (Lon) 1984
GDC Registration: 59639

Dr Khambay qualified in 1984 from the Royal London Hospital and joined the White House Dental Practice in 1988. Her special interests are in endodontics and cosmetic dentistry. She is currently attending courses on bleaching and periodontics as well as looking into starting an MSc in periodontics.

In her spare time she raises three children and enjoys sports and reading.



GDC Registration: TBC

Deepa qualified from Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2016. She soon after successfully completed an additional postgraduate qualification, the Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery (MFDS) of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. The MFDS is an internationally recognised dental qualification, which demonstrates completion of foundation postgraduate dental training.

With growing interest in Oral Surgery, Deepa later went on to do further training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from 2018 at Northampton General Hospital as a Senior House Officer for a number of years, where she worked alongside leading Maxillofacial Consultants and an expansive team to gain valuable experience in this field. During this period Deepa became proficient at cancer screenings, managing acute dental and facial trauma, tooth extractions and minor oral surgery as well as being involved in complex Head and Neck cancer cases and complex jaw reconstructions. Deepa's experience of working extensive day and night shifts in the Accident and Emergency Department has blossomed her into a confident practitioner able to deal with acute dental needs and dental trauma particularly facial swellings, wisdom teeth problems, dental abscesses and knocked out teeth.

She currently continues to work in general dentistry building her restorative skills as a Practitioner. She has a particular growing interest in restorative, cosmetic and preventative dentistry and continues to expand her skill set and knowledge through continued education courses.

She is a very thorough clinician and is known for both her gentle and warm approach with patients. She also has invaluable experience in managing anxious individuals to ease them in the dental environment and make them feel as comfortable as possible throughout their time at the dental surgery.

Outside of work, in her spare time, Deepa enjoys spending time with her family, baking, travelling, and exercise.

Deepa is looking forward to meeting you and working with you to maintain a healthy smile.



GDC Registration: 290124

Emile graduated with a BDS from Manchester University in 2020 and spent the following year dividing his time between working at the Beaufort Dental Clinic and at the renowned Eastman Dental Hospital in London. It was there that he gained the valuable experience of working in a hospital setting and seeing a wide variety of complex dental cases.

Following this, Emile completed his DCT year at Liverpool Dental Hospital and during the year worked in many different specialties including oral surgery, paediatrics, special care and restorative. He was exposed to complex procedures and gained valuable experience in developing his skills in these different areas.

Emile is an outgoing member of the Beaufort team. He prides himself in providing the best quality treatment for all his patients and his calming demeanour puts both adults and children at ease.

Aside from dentistry, Emile likes to stay active and plays football, cricket and table tennis in his spare time. He is also a keen musician and plays the trumpet and the piano. His other passion is travelling, having particularly enjoyed holidays in North Africa and the Far East.



Qualifications BDS University of Bristol 2019
GDC Registration: 283377

Roshni graduated from the University of Bristol in 2019. She is confident in a wide array of procedures including paediatric dentistry and periodontal therapy. She is also skilled in cosmetic dentistry including white fillings, crowns and tooth whitening.

She is known for her gentle and caring approach allowing patients to feel at ease during dental visits.

Roshni is committed to continuously building her skills and is currently pursuing a number courses in sedation, invisalign and paediatric play therapy. These will enable her to provide holistic patient care.

Outside of dentistry, Roshni was awarded the ‘COVID Heart Hero Award’ for her invaluable contribution in the Intensive Care Unit of Northwick Park hospital during the peak of the pandemic.

In her spare time, Roshni enjoys cooking, travelling and music.

Roshni is looking forward to working with you to improve and maintain your dental health!



Qualifications Grado en Odontologia CEU Cardenal Herrera University 2016
GDC Registration: 267416

Dr Harjhot Khambay graduated from Cardenal Herrera University, Valencia in 2016. Harjhot endeavours to deliver the highest quality of patient care by making it his priority to create a friendly and relaxed environment, whilst staying true to his philosophy of minimal intervention.

Dr Khambay is committed to continual learning and is currently a student at the Eastman Dental Institute, studying for an MSc in Periodontology.

Harjhot places importance on patient participation by listening to your needs and discussing all the available options so you can decide the best treatment plan for you!

Outside of dentistry Harjhot enjoys watching and playing football and spending time with friends and family.

Degree: Grado en Odontología (equivalent to BDS).



Qualifications BDS Newcastle University 2022
GDC Registration: 301829

Meg gradated from Newcastle University in 2022 and has recently joined beaufort dental clinic. At university she enjoyed paediatric dentistry and partook in several projects to promote oral health to children, encouraging them to attend the dentist from a young age.

Meg hopes to continue developing her skills, and is interested in all aspects of general dentistry.

In her free time Meg enjoys cooking, travelling and reading.



Qualifications BDS Newcastle University 2022
GDC Registration: 301847

Ali graduated from Newcastle Dental School having been awarded the Nick Jackson prize for the best clinical performance in paediatric dentistry. He enjoys all aspects of dentistry and hopes to continue his journey in general practice.

Ali can also speak Farsi which helps him communicate with a wider range of patients!

In his spare time, Ali enjoys a range of sports and reading.



GDC Registration: 246572

Arghavan qualified from King’s College In 2021 and has worked in the dental field for over 10 years. She has a vast knowledge and uses this to make patients feel at ease and respected.

Arghavan is passionate about dentistry and loves helping patients in achieving and keeping high standards of oral health.

Arghavan is highly approachable and is happy to discuss any concerns or requirements patients might have.

Arghavan has a calm and friendly approach. Arghavan loves reading books, travelling and spending time with friends and family.


Practice Manager

Saba has been working in the dentistry for the past 11 years.

Saba had extensive experience in dental nursing before making the move to management.

She helps to facilitate a smooth and transparent dental journey and she gives our patients the confidence in the knowledge that she is always there for them when help is needed.

Saba’s work ethic and efficiency has made her an admirable role model for all our staff.

In her spare time, she likes swimming, and socialising with friends. Also, she is a good Nail art Technician.



GDC Registration: 217166

Raluca qualified as a dental nurse in 2011 and joined our practice in 2021.

It comes naturally for Raluca to care and address needs of the patients as she describes herself as a kind , calm and understanding person.

Raluca takes pride in making sure patients are comfortable and safe in our clinic.

In her spare time she enjoys socialising with her friends and family.



GDC Registration: 288330

Ana enjoys all aspects of dentistry and takes great satisfaction in seeing how happy patients are with their new smiles at the end of their treatment plans.

Ana takes a lot of pride in her work and is very confident in her role. She enjoys a good chat with patients and is calming and reassuring towards nervous patients.

Outside of work, Ana enjoys listening to music, shopping, and going out with friends. She describes herself as kind, easy-going, understanding – the perfect qualities for a dental nurse in our wonderful team.



Qualifications NVQ L2 Customer Services

Cynthia has been working at the practice for several years now after previously working in the retail sector. Since being here, she has achieved a level 2 qualification in customer services. She has also taken on the roles as Fire Safety Lead, Safe Guarding Lead and she is also one of the practice’s First Aiders.

Cynthia enjoys the day to day interaction with the general public and strives to help in any way she can.

Outside of her working hours, Cynthia enjoys cooking, sightseeing and reading.



This is Lavanyah`s first role as a receptionist and previously worked as a customer assistant at a textiles company. She has also gained a First-Class Honours in Business Information Systems. Lavanyah is an excellent communicator and can speak several languages which are Tamil, German and English. In her spare time Lavanyah likes to go swimming.