Meet the team

Battersea Bridge Dental Practice has a team of enthusiastic and committed dentists, dental hygienists and dental nurses, for more information about a particular person, please select a profile from below.

Dr Daniel Dawson

Dr Daniel Dawson

Principal Dentist

Daniel is a principal dentist and partner at the practice.

After graduating from the University of Bristol in 1999, he completed his vocational training with the Charing Cross Hospital Scheme and has worked in London ever since.
He joined the practice in 2003, first establishing himself as a senior associate before entering into a partnership with Neal.

He enjoys all aspects of dentistry and has undertaken further continuing professional development in a number of treatment modalities including oral surgery, splint therapy, same day ceramic restorations, and restorative dentistry.

His special interest is Endodontic treatment. He is currently enrolled part time on the consultant led Post Graduate Diploma in Endodontics program at King’s College University.

Outside of his professional role, Daniel likes to keep fit, he is a keen cyclist, runner and swimmer and trains throughout the year for the summer season of triathlons. When he’s not squeezing himself into a wetsuit his young family keep him busy and entertained.

GDC registration – 75847

Dr Neal Shah

Dr Neal Shah

Principal Dentist

Neal is a practice principle dentist and partner within the practice. He has been here for 11 years.

He grew up in London and returned having graduated from Bristol University in 1999 to complete his training at Kingston hospital. Shortly after he was awarded an additional post graduate diploma including Oral Surgery and sedation from Bristol University.

Since then Neal has obtained a post graduate certificate in cosmetic and aesthetic dentistry and has been providing bespoke smile designs for many years. He is also a gold tiered Invisalign provider. www.invisalign.co.uk

Neal provides the dental implants at the practice. He completed his training at the Cambridge Academy and The California Implant Institute based in San Diego. He uses Nobel Biocare implants exclusively. www.nobelbiocare.co.uk

Neal is a member of the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners (FGDP) and has been accepted to acquire the Diploma in Implantology from the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of England.
During the week, Neal also practices in Chiswick providing smile designs, Invisalign and implants.

There doesn’t seem to be much spare time, but when there is, he enjoys playing sport, football and tennis in particular. He has recently had to take up hockey again in order to keep up with his two young daughters.

GDC registration – 75863

Dr. Lucy Whitworth

Dr. Lucy Whitworth

Associate Dentist

BDS

Lucy graduated from the University of Sheffield with honours in 2016.

Her calm and friendly demeanour helps patients feel at ease, taking time to ensure appointments and procedures are as comfortable as possible. This allows Lucy to help even the most anxious of patients overcome their fears.

Lucy prides herself on providing high-quality treatment in all aspects of dentistry. She has a keen interest in cosmetic and restorative dentistry and loves being able to improve patients smiles with the most up-to-date, evidence based, minimally invasive techniques.

Outside of work Lucy likes to lead a healthy lifestyle. This involves attending fitness classes and also trying new healthy recipes as she is an enthusiastic cook. She also loves to travel, gaining experiences of other cultures, lifestyles and cuisines.

GDC registration – 265395

Caisey-Jane Paehua

Caisey-Jane Paehua

Practice Manager
Kelly-Ann

Kelly-Ann

Hygienist

Kelly-Ann qualified as a dental hygienist in South Africa in 2007. Wanting to be skilled in all aspects of dentistry, she set out to learn what she could in specialist practices such as orthodontics, periodontics and aesthetics. Now working in general dentistry she brings with her a host of knowledge to support the patient and advise on best possible treatments. Kelly-Ann is very kind and caring and loves treating nervous patients as she wants the dental chair to be a comfortable place for everybody regardless of age. She is very professional whilst able to make patients feel at ease.In her spare time, Kelly enjoys keeping fit by doing CrossFit, running and cycling. She is also a keen baker and enjoys creating cakes. When she has a moments spare time she enjoys travelling and seeking the odd adventure.

Justyna Umja

Justyna Umja

Nurse
Iwona Nowak

Iwona Nowak

Nurse