Ashwell Dental Surgery

01462 742353 44 High Street , Ashwell, SG7 5NR

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 47 ratings for this dentist



Dr (Mrs) Bindi Shah

Dental Practitioner

Bindi  qualified from University of Wales College of Medicine (Cardiff) in 2001. She then worked in general practice in London and Hertfordshire. She became the Principal Dental Surgeon of Ashwell Dental Surgery in October 2004 and is completed her MFGDP qualification in November 2007. Bindi is very passionate about dentistry and has the constant desire and drive to learn new and exciting techniques. She enjoys working with nervous patients and children helping them to reduce their anxiety.

As Ashwell Dental Surgery’s reputation for quality care grew, in 2006 she expanded the practice from two surgeries to four in order to meet demand.

Bindi became the Co-Principal Dental Surgeon of Hoddesdon Dental Surgery in April 2007 and became the Prinicipal Dental Surgeon of Great Shelford Dental Surgery in December 2012. .

Bindi has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry and in September 2009 she completed a year long course in cosmetic dentistry.  She undertakes the restorative part of implants and is also a Clear braces and six months smile practitioner.

Bindi is always happy to discuss in confidence with patients and prospective patients any issues they may have clinical or non clinical.


BDS Wales 2001, MFGDP 2007

Member of

GDC membership number:79543

Date of registration

10 Jul 2001


Dr Sogol Mousavi

Dental Practitioner

Sogol graduated from King's College  London in 2012.She is dedicated to continued learning and keeping up to date with current and new concept in dentistry.Her approach to dentistry is to motivate patients to achieve high standard of oral health  and believes in prevention over cure.

She continuously attends seminars and courses so she can offer highest standard of care to all patients.

Sogol  has a special Interest in aesthetic and restorative dentistry and has just finished  a one year course in cosmetic dentistry.

Sogol has found it particularly rewarding seeing nervous patients of all ages overcome their fears to become regular attenders.


Member of

GDC membership number:229981


Dr Shreena Patel

Dental Practitioner

Shreena graduated from King's College London in 2016. She is a friendly and dedicated member of the team who understands the needs and expectations of her patients to provide a high standard of care.

She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and has a particular strength in helping patients overcome their dental anxiety.

Outside Dentistry, Shreena enjoys travelling and cooking.

Member of

GDC membership number:264965


Mrs Marie Jackson


Marie started Dental Nursing after leaving school and went on to train at University College Dental Hospital qualifying in 1986.  As a dental nurse she worked in both hospital and practice.

Marie trained as a Dental hygienist at Kings College Hospital qualifying in 1993.

She joined us at Ashwell in October 2008 and is an integral part of the team.

Marie enjoys beadwork and reading in her spare time.

Member of

GDC membership number:4446

Date of registration

07 Apr 1993


Dr (Mr) Bikram Bal

Oral Surgeon

Bikram Bal

BDS (Lon) LDS, FDS RCS (Eng)

Consultant Oral Surgeon

Bikram qualified from King’s College Dental School in 1992. He passed the FDS RCS examination in July 1997 and in March 2000, was placed on the Specialist List held by the GDC.

He has worked in hospital Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for nearly ten years.

Currently, he is a visiting specialist based in Hertfordshire, London and Cork and is also on the Oral Surgery specialist list in Ireland. He currently works as Consultant Oral Surgeon and Clinical Lead for CLCH NHS Trust in London.

Bikram exclusively uses the Straumann Implant System in both the UK and Ireland and has been successfully placing them since 2002. He also offers a full range of Oral Surgery services.

 In his free time, he enjoys running, playing golf and is the author of three novels.



BDS (Lon), LDS & FDS RCS (Eng) Specialist in Oral Surgery

Member of

GDC membership number:68559

Date of registration

05 Jan 1993


Dr (Mr) Priyesh Shah

Dental Practitioner

Priyesh graduated from Manchester in 1999, achieved his MFDS qualifications from Royal College of Surgeons (England) in 2002. He completed his Masters in Clinical Dentistry, with Distinction, in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics at the Eastman Dental Institute (UCL). He is now on the Specialist list in Prosthodontics, held by the GDC in the UK.

He has a particular interest in full mouth rehabilitation cases, toothwear, and multiple missing teeth, using crowns, bridges and dentures. He prides himself on the quality of his work, and providing the best possible care for his patients.

Priyesh also places and restores dental implants. This can range from single implant cases to implant overdentures and full arch fixed implant cases.

In his spare time, Priyesh enjoys playing football, golf and all racquet sports.


MFDS RCS Eng 2002 BDS Manc 1999

Member of

GDC membership number:75924

Date of registration

30 Jun 1999

Latest reviews of this dental practice

first appointment - check up

As first appointment had two xrays. Recommended I see the hygienist.

22 November 2018

Dentist Feedback

Professional service for a routine dental check up and hygienist appointment. Dentist and her assistant were both very good...

22 November 2018

Excellent in all ways

I have never before said it was a pleasure to go to the dentist! Fantastic treatment.

23 August 2018

Highly recommended

I have been a patient for past 3 or so years. Always get an appointment when requested within a reasonable timescale. Sta...

23 August 2018

Awful treatment

When we moved to Ashwell we first asked around to find out what Ashwell Dental surgery was like. The majority of Ashwell residents warned...

17 August 2018

Last updated on 08 February 2018.

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