Douglas Miller dental practice

Meet the Team

Dr Jitesh Ladwa (GDC 271612)

BDS, MSc (Endodontics)

Dr Jitesh Ladwa qualified from King’s College London in 2017. He then completed foundation training in Hatfield and was an associate dentist in Enfield and Stevenage for 5 years, where he developed a holistic approach to Dentistry and an interest in Endodontics.

Jitesh furthered this interest in dentistry by completing a Masters degree in Endodontics with SimplyEndo in association with the University of Chester and is now adept in treating complex root canals treatments. He continues to develop his existing skills by completing courses for simple orthodontics with IAS Academy, composite veneers, and also a restorative course with Chris Orr at Advanced Dental Seminars.

Outside of work, Jitesh enjoys playing sports, travelling and watching films, recently launching a new movie-breakdown podcast.

Dr Sanam Malde (GDC 278656)

BDS, PG DIPLOMA (Prosthodontics)

Dr Sanam Malde qualified from Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry. After this, she completed her vocational training in a practice in Potters Bar where she built on existing skills and found she was particularly interested in aesthetic dentistry, involving tooth-coloured restorations and porcelain crowns.

Since then, she has remained in practice as an associate dentist in Bedford and Essex before returning to North London.

Sanam has done several post graduate courses – a course in composite veneers, she has a Diploma in Prosthodontics from the world-renowned Tipton Training Academy and she has undertaken the C-Fast Aligning course as well, to be able to provide patients with a range of treatment options.

Sanam will offer sedation for nervous patients as and when required.

Outside of work, Sanam loves travelling and food, both cooking and trying out new cuisines. In her spare time, she writes a blog about new food hot spots in London.

Dr Veehar Malde (GDC 178394)

BDS, PG DIPLOMA (Restorative Dentistry)

Dr Veehar Malde qualified from Guy’s, Kings, and St Thomas hospitals, London. After his degree, he completed his vocational training in a practice in North West London, where he developed a keen interest in restorative dentistry.

Veehar followed his passion by undertaking a hospital post as a Senior House Officer in Restorative Dentistry at the Royal London Dental Institute.

Here he was able to build on his existing skills by carrying out general dentistry on head and neck cancer patients, complex root canal treatments, minimally invasive bridgework, and aesthetic adhesive dentistry to treat severe tooth wear and complex restorative cases.

Veehar regularly attends postgraduate courses to keep abreast with the latest developments. He is certified to provide cosmetic orthodontic treatment and has a Diploma with Merit in Restorative Dentistry from the prestigious Eastman Dental Hospital in London. In 2015, he was a finalist for the ‘Best Full Mouth Case’ at the prestigious Aesthetic Dentistry Awards.

Veehar will offer sedation for nervous patients as and when required.

He works part time on Harley Street and is currently undertaking another Post Graduate Diploma, this time in dental implants. He is very passionate about his dentistry, gentle with phobic patients and pays a plenty of attention to fine detail in his work.

Outside of work he loves attending the gym, is an avid traveller and a film fanatic.

Dr Anjna Vekaria (GMC 7601440)

MBBS, BSc

Dr Anjna Vekaria is a qualified medical doctor who has trained in facial aesthetics.  She graduated from University College London (UCL) Medical School.

Since completion of her medical training, she has been working in Hospitals and GP Surgeries in Northwest London.  She developed a passion for non-surgical facial aesthetics and trained on Harley Street for antiwrinkle treatments and dermal filler.

Whether your goals are targeting particular areas of concern, antiwrinkle treatments or enhancement of your natural features, book a consultation to create a tailored treatment plan for you.

In her spare time, she practices the art of Japanese Jiu Jitsu, is learning Korean, and loves to travel.

Rupa Valji (GDC 6252)


Rupa qualified at the Eastman dental hospital as a Dental Hygienist and Therapist in 2003.

She has since worked in a variety of practices, mainly private in Central London and the suburbs. Rupa has a keen interest in the treatment of nervous/anxious patients and worked at the Eastman International Centre of Excellence in Dentistry where she treated a lot of advanced periodontal disease amongst the nervous and anxious.

In her spare time Rupa does cake making and decorating.

Rupa is available on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Anna Fejfer (GDC 259672)


Anna is a highly qualified hygienist and an experienced dental nurse fully registered with GDC.

She is enthusiastic, dedicated, and a motivated professional who is consistently endeavouring to achieve an excellent standard of care for her patients.

Anna is an invaluable team member who is passionate about educating patients on oral health and continually strives to improve her therapeutic skills.

In her spare time Anna loves traveling, listening to music and playing sports.

Reception And Nursing Team

Julie Floyd


Prior to starting work at the practice as a part time receptionist, Julie was an Estate Agent for 20 years whilst simultaneously running her own Property Management business, which she still does.

Having always worked in customer-facing roles, Julie is welcoming, approachable and has empathy towards those that feel fearful of visiting the dentist. She enjoys spending time with her family and being a ‘football mum’.

You will find her most weekends on the side line cheering on her two boys in their matches!

Usha Gogna


Usha has been a dental receptionist for 14 years in private and NHS dentistry. Her passion is delivering customer care and ensuring each dental journey runs smoothly. Coming to the dentist is a time when you are concerned about your health and feeling anxious.

Usha is here to ensure your visit is comfortable, friendly and helpful. Pop into the clinic or call her to ask any questions prior to your visit. She is happy also to assist with any queries after your visit so that you have peace of mind.

Away from work, Usha enjoys travel and spending time with her family. She is also a graphic designer and enjoys art and holistic therapies.

Broni Mbia (GDC 116748)


Broni is a passionate, caring dental nurse who is always happy to support and reassure you if you feel nervous or scared.

Broni feels deeply empathetic to anyone undergoing dental treatment and feels it is important that you get the treatment you need, under circumstances that you are comfortable with.

She enjoys working with the dentists, and is certain this is the best place for anyone with phobia or any dental concerns or worries.

She qualified as a dental nurse in 2006, completed GCSE in Biology in 2008, and consequently obtained a 2.1 Bsc in Biodiversity and Conservation in 2013 in Birkbeck.

She has over 17 years of experience in implantology, periodontal treatment, maxillo-facial surgery, restorative dentistry, prosthodontics and advanced aesthetic dental treatment.

Outside work, she loves to spend time with her family and friends, hiking, camping, and exploring the beautiful nature in the UK.

Sophie Horne (GDC 266496)


Sophie qualified as a Dental Nurse in 2016 and has plenty of experience working in both NHS and Private Practices. She went on to study for her Dental Radiography Qualification which she completed in 2017.

Along with working in the surgery she also enjoys working on reception so you may see her there sometimes. She is caring, friendly and empathetic and understands that a Dental Practice can be a daunting place to visit, so she will do her best to put you at ease.

Sophie is passionate in all aspects of dentistry and finds it rewarding working alongside both the dentist and hygienist by helping to provide a high standard of care. Outside of work she loves to spend time with her family and socialising with friends.

She also enjoys health and fitness and exercises regularly.

Marina Silva Jorge (GDC 292070)


Marina Silva Jorge qualified as a dental nurse since 2020 and as plenty of experience working in both NHS and Private Practices.

She completed a BTEC in Biology in France. She has technical skills in the areas of dental, orthodontic and implant nursing.

Her attention to detail and meticulous approach to her work ensure that patients receive the highest standard of care.

Working as a dental nurse since 4 years as taught her to be patient, confident and to be able to communicate with patients in a reassuring manner.

In her spare time she enjoys going to the gym, cooking, socialising with friends, traveling and camping.

Honorata Sleszynsk (GDC 263544)


She qualified as a dental nurse in January 2016 with the NEBDN Diploma. She has a vast experience of working in private dental practice.

During her dental career, she has completed a number of courses such as Oral Hygiene Education, Dental Radiography and impressions taking. She likes trying new things and is always looking to learn more and gain more experience.

In addition to high quality dental care, she has a calm and gentle nature, ensuring that even the most nervous patients feel comfortable.

Outside work, Honorata is passionate about her pets, cooking, and staying fit.

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