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All our dentists adhere to the rules governing the profession under strict guidance from the General Dental Council (GDC) "Standards for Dental Professionals".


Dr Zubair Sacranie

Dr. Zubair Sacranie - Practice Principal
BDS (Dundee Dental School), MFDS RCSEd (Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh). M.Med Sci (Dental Implantology , University of Sheffield)
GDC No. 78020

Dr. Zubair Sacranie is a highly qualified and experienced clinician in the fields of cosmetic dentistry and dental implantology. He qualified from the Dundee Dental School in 2000 thereafter completing his two year General Professional Training Scheme. During this time Dr.Sacranie had training in implant and complex restorative dentistry as well as in orthodontics and peadiatric dentistry. Dr Sacranie worked in a private dental practice in Coventry for four years before becoming the Principal and owner of the Solihull Dental Centre & Implant Clinic. He is also the practice principle at Water Orton Dental Centre.

In addition to being a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Dr.Sacranie has been awarded a Certificate of Implant Dentistry from Warwick University and attained his Master of Science degree in Dental Implantology at Sheffield University in 2009. He has worked extensively throughout the UK with leading cosmetic and implant surgeons.

Dr. Sacranie routinely receives referrals from other dentists for restorative and implant dentistry as well as for facial aesthetics and botox treatments, the latter which he has been providing for over four years.

   With my very skilled and enthusiastic team of associates, hygienist and dental nurses, I enjoy using the latest technology and dental techniques to provide exceptional dental care for my patients. I try my best to create a cheerful and relaxed environment to allow my patients to enjoy their dental experience.   

Dr. Sacranie has an additional dental practice in Water Orton, and he is one of three partners of the BST Dental Group which have established dental practices in Shirley, Lower Quinton, Hockley Heath, Balsall Common and Alumn Rock.

Dr. Zaheer Abbas Bhanji Dr. Zaheer Abbas Bhanji
BDS (Sheffield), MJDF (RCS England)

GDC No. 103403

Dr Zaheer Abbas Bhanji qualified from The University of Sheffield in 2006 & completed his Royal College of Surgeons Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties in 2009. He is currently studying for his Master of Science degree in Restorative & Aesthetic Dentistry at The University of Manchester. He strives to enhance his clinical practice by combining the latest advances in technology and research ensuring aesthetic as well as biocompatible, functional and long lasting restorative care. Outside work he enjoys travelling, sports & comedy.

Jonathan Lee Dr Jonathan Shaun Lee - Associate Dentist
GDC No. 80194

After attaining a BSc Nutrition and Medical Science from Kings College, London in 1998, Dr Lee qualified as a dentist in 2001 from Guy's Hospital in London. He has been working for 12 years in General Dental Practice, at the same time as completing a number of post-graduate dental qualifications including:

  • T C Ucer Dental Implantology Certificate One Year 2005-2006
  • Paul Tipton 2006 One Year Restorative Course
  • Sheffield Dr Patel 18 Month Practical Dental Implantology Course
  • Paul Tipton One Year Dental Implant Course 2010-2011

   I have been working at the Sollihull Dental Centre and Implant Centre for two years as an associate dental surgeon. The practice has been very supportive in all regards and very friendly. We work well together as a team.

I enjoy all aspects of dentistry but have a special interest in restorative, cosmetic and surgical aspects of dentistry including dental implantology.   

Dr Stavros Eleftheriou Dr Stavros Eleftheriou - Associate Dentist

DipDS Thessaloniki 1996
GDC No. 113153

Dr Stavros Eleftheriou is a Specialist in Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery in Cyprus and a Specialist in Oral Surgery in the UK.

After his graduation from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, he continued his surgical training in Israel (Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Rambam Healthcare Campus, Haifa, Israel). Following the completion of his surgical training (General Surgery, Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery), Dr Eleftheriou traveled to Europe and to North America for further refinement of his surgical techniques in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery and Implantology.

In 2003, Dr Stavros established his practice in Cyprus, offering Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery , Facial Cosmetic Surgery and Implantology.

In 2015, Dr Eleftheriou moved to the UK. His practice is now limited to Advanced Implantology and Reconstructive Oral Surgery. Dr Stavros's main areas of expertise are: Alveolar Bone Reconstruction and Regeneration, the Treatment of Atrophic Maxilla with implants, Full Arch Immediate Loading Restorations and Implants in the Aesthetic Zone.

Dr Stavros Eleftheriou has placed more than 7000 implants. He mentors, lectures, runs courses and workshops on several subjects in implantology, mainly on: Advanced Bone Reconstruction and Regeneration in Implantology, The Treatment of the Atrophic Maxilla with Implants, The use of PRF in Implantology and Oral Surgery, The use of Versah Osseodensification in Implantology and The Cervico by VPI System.

Dr Heshaam Mughal Dr Heshaam Mughal - Associate Dentist

BDS King's College London (KCL) 2014
GDC No. 251667

Dr Hurjoht Singh Virdee

Dr Hurjoht Singh Virdee - Associate Dentist
BDS (B'ham), MFDS RCS (Edinburgh), PGCert MedEd (Cardiff)
GDC No. 244461

Hurj qualified as a dentist in Birmingham in 2013 and immediately began his journey in excelling his career. He has worked at the Birmingham Dental Hospital in Restorative and Oral Surgery Departments and has most recently completed a post in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Derby Hospital. He still works as an Oral Surgery Doctor for the East Midlands Healthcare Trust. He is a proud member of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh and has a keen interest in teaching, having completed a PG Cert in Medical Education.

Outside of the dental world Hurj is a keen drummer and keeps himself active through sports.

   Working at the Solihull Dental Centre and Implant Clinic is a dentist's dream. Not only do we have a great team of staff but we always make sure our dentistry is evidence based and modern. I treat every patient as an individual and give realistic treatment plans which have have your best interests at heart. I look forward to meeting you all.   

Maxwell Turner

Maxwell Turner - Associate Dentist
BDS - University of Bristol 2017
GDC No. 271187

I graduated from University of Bristol in July 2017.

I am an enthusiastic young dentist interested in general dentistry but particularly enjoy endodontic treatments. Outside of work I enjoy keeping fit and playing a variety of sports.

Sunena Sooch

Sunena Sooch - Associate Dentist
GDC No. 271085

Sunena qualified as a dentist from the University of Birmingham in 2017. With her enthusiastic and warming approach, she is passionate about providing personalised care to every individual patient that she meets.

She regularly attends courses to keep up to date with the latest materials and concepts in cosmetic treatments such as composite bonding and whitening. As well as being a certified Invisalign Go provider, Sunena is about to undertake further advanced restorative training with Dominic Hassall.

Outside of work she enjoys running and will be running the Half Marathon in London for the charity Shelter.

Dr Sameer Bashir

Dr Sameer Bashir - Associate Dentist
BDS University of Manchester 2018
GDC No. 277946

Menna Shykhon

Menna Shykhon – Foundation Dentist
BDS university of Birmingham 2020
GDC No. 290791

Kevin Thomas Kevin Thomas - Clinical Technician
Dip Clin Dent Tech RCS Eng 2011, Certification in Dental Technology City & Guilds 1979

GDC No. 145573

Sonal Patel Sonal Patel - Facial Aesthetics Associate

BDS - Guys, Kings and St Thomas Institute of Dentistry
GDC - 82520

We are excited to have Dr Sonal Patel on board as our Facial Aesthetics expert.

She is trained to administer wrinkle reducing treatments and dermal fillers. She has also completed further training in lip augmentation and is a trained skin professional for a leading cosmeceutical brand.

Sonal prides herself in delivering the best results possible. Her enthusiastic and caring attitude have earned her a loyal following.

She is available immediately for consultations. Please enquire at reception and book now!


Haleemah Rashid Haleemah Rashid

Dental Hygienist
Diploma in Dental Hygiene and Therapy Sheffield University June 2017.
GDC No. 271615

Tamana Uddin Tamana Uddin

Dental Therapist
BSc Oral Health Science University of Manchester 2016
GDC No. 268175

Practice Manager:

Denise Kemp Mrs Denise Kemp - Practice Manager

GDC No. 135760

Denise Kemp qualified as a dental nurse in 1973 from Mathew Bolton College, and attained a Diploma in Dental Health Education in 1983. Denise also has an accreditation in Practice Management from the Birmingham Dental Hospital.

   I qualified in 1973 as Dental Nurse during that time I worked in a busy practice assisting dentists with general dentistry. I was very interested in oral surgery and implants and was very fortunate to be given the opportunity to work alongside dentists assisting in these procedures

I have been working at the Solihull Dental Centre & Implant Clinic for 4 years as a Practice Manager. My role is to ensure the smooth running of the Practice, and all patients have the best individual care possible. I believe patient care is paramount at the Solihull Dental Centre & Implant Clinic.   

Dental Care Professionals:

Kathryn Kesterton

Kathryn Kesterton
Head Nurse & Implant Co-Ordinator
GDC No. 266562

Weronika Partyka

Weronika Partyka
Trainee Dental Nurse

Kirstie Bratby

Kirstie Bratby
Qualified Dental Nurse
National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2020
GDC number 288763

Klaudia Blicharz

Klaudia Blicharz
Trainee Dental Nurse

Sabrina Brown

Sabrina Brown
Trainee Dental Nurse

Kaytey Gregory

Kaytey Gregory
Trainee Dental Nurse


Katrina Wilde

Katrina Wilde
Reception Manager

Kerstie Granger

Kerstie Granger

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