Gauri graduated from India in 2001 and worked in various practices in London and Kent before starting The Meridian Dental Practice. She has completed the Tatum Institute Implant course and has successfully placed and restored implants. Her areas of special interest are Cosmetic Dentistry and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry. Gauri provides the National Centre for Smoking cessation training and works with young pregnant mothers. Outside dentistry Gauri enjoys travel, food and music - especially classical vocals. She shares this interest with her husband, Krish, and son, Rishi, and they can often be found at food and music festivals around Europe.
Krish is a Consultant Anaesthetist at University Hospital Lewisham in south-east London. During his training he completed advanced fellowships in difficult airway management and obstetric anaesthesia from Guy’s and St. Thomas’ hospitals. He has extensive experience in advanced techniques of sedation for anxious patients. His other main interest is teaching – he is the lead for medical simulation training in his hospital. In his spare time, he is an avid music buff and loves collecting 60s jazz and blues records on vinyl.
Poorna graduated in 2005 from India & then did the statutory exam in the UK. She has been practising general dentistry in the UK since 2010. She is committed to continuing professional development to enhance her skills in all areas of General Dentistry. She also displays a keen interest in Orthodontics and is pursuing a masters degree from the University of Warwick. Apart from conventional brace treatment, she also provides cosmetic brace treatments like Clear Aligners and Clear smile braces. She assures fast & efficient straightening of teeth by being a provider of the Inman aligner system. Poorna is a keen reader & enjoys travelling along with her husband & son.
Mr. Sean Hollis (DipHT)
Dental Therapist - GDC Reg No: 101340
Sean Graduated from Leeds Dental Institute in 2005 with a Diploma in Dental Hygiene and Therapy.
He has a special interest in helping nervous patients undergoing dental treatment. Outside of work, Sean loves to play jazz trumpet and plays in a big band.
Diane has worked in dental practices for over 35 years in the roles of both Receptionist and Practice Manager. She enjoys meeting new people and believes strongly that a high standard of customer service is an essential part of a patient’s experience and should be provided at every patient interaction.
Head Dental Nurse
Dr. Anastasia Christodoulou
- Associate Dentist GCD Reg. No: 257617
Natasha graduated from Greece in 2013. She practiced for 3 years at a Specialist Periodontist practice in Greece providing advanced periodontal treatment, before moving to the UK in 2016. Natasha has worked in practices in Essex and London and has an interest in minimally invasive dentistry. She is an Invisalign Go provider, has qualifications in facial aesthetics and can make even the most nervous patients feel at ease. She is currently undergoing a masters degree from University of Bristol in Dental Implantology.
Outside dentistry Natasha enjoys yoga, travelling and reading.
Dr. Jin Botani
Jin qualified from Gothenburg University in Sweden with a Master of Science in Dental Surgery. She is a general dentist particularly interested in minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry and root canal treatments. Thanks to her calm and caring approach patients feel reassured and at ease. Jin has undertaken postgraduate training in Implant dentistry and is a certified Invisalign-Go provider.