Dentist in Whitechapel, East London
Excellent service and NHS too! A great team. I have recommended them to all my family.
Why Choose Us
All our dentists adhere to the rules governing the profession under strict guidance from the General Dental Council (GDC) "Standards for Dental Professionals".
Samiyah L Kalam BDS (Manc) 2002.
GDC Registration No. 80495
Dr Kalam graduated in 2002 from Manchester Dental School and carried out her VT in the Lancaster Primary Dental Service, dealing mostly with dental emergencies, trauma and acute dental pain. She has had many years of experience in both Private and NHS dentistry, is a member of the BDA and continues to strive for professional excellence by keeping abreast of the latest and most current dental treatments by attending regular dental courses. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry, in particular oral surgery, cosmetic and restorative dentistry. Kalam is a valued member of the team.
Languages Spoken: Apart from English, she is also fluent in Hindi, Urdu and Bengali.
Rohit Kumar BDS Lpool 2012
GDC Registration No. 227519
Dr Kumar qualified from Liverpool University in 2012 and has since been working in general practice providing dental care for his patients.
Kumar has a keen interest in further education and is currently undertaking his MFDS examinations and a PG cert in Implantology. He has a particular interest in minimally invasive Cosmetic dentistry and Endodontics.
In his spare time he enjoys playing a variety of spots especially football and badminton.
Abdul Kalam BDS Lond 2011
GDC Registration No. 211278
Dr. Kalam graduated from King's College London in 2011 and undertook foundation training in Norwich. He has since worked as an associate mainly in South London with experience in NHS and private dentistry.
Generally enjoys all aspects of dentistry with a special interest in prosthetics.
Mona Jaffar BDS University of Liverpool 2018
GDC Registration No. 277218
Dr Jaffar graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Liverpool Dental School, having previously also achieved a Bachelor of Sciences degree from St George’s University of London. Since qualifying, she has carried out her dental training in Oxfordshire and following this has been working in general practice in London.
Dr Jaffar has a gentle and reassuring nature that puts patients at ease and is committed to delivering a high standard of care to all her patients. Utilising the most conservative and effective evidence based practice, she provides advice and a wide range of treatments to assist your functional, aesthetic and oral health needs. Dr Jaffar is passionate about her work and enjoys all aspects of dentistry, in particular restorative and aesthetic dentistry.
A member of the BDA, Dr Jaffar has a keen interest in developing professionally, particularly in undertaking further restorative, orthodontic and facial aesthetics training, thus utilising her skill set and her unparalleled aesthetic eye.
Her friendly and soft spoken mannerism accompanied by her meticulous work and professionalism has won the hearts of many of her patients and colleagues over the years, with her fluency in Arabic and Farsi as well as English also valued.
Alice Donlon BDS Cardiff University 2021
GDC Registration No. 297111
Afroza Begum Dip Dent Hygiene & Therapy Eastman Dental Institute Royal College of Surgeons 2008
GDC registration No. 171438
Afroza Begum graduated from the Eastman Dental Institute in 2008. She undertook great challenges post studies by helping victims in the Indonesian earthquake in 2009 and the IDP in the camps in Peshawar. Her passion is helping people to help themselves and when it came to raising funds for the 'malaria no more campaign' she even jumped off a plane in a tandem skydive!
Afroza is helpful and committed to getting the best results for every patient.
As well as English, Afroza can also speak Bengali and is happy to give oral hygiene instruction to help with the process of returning your gums back to health, answering any questions about treatment happily.
In addition to dental hygiene, Afroza carries out teeth whitening and can offer hygiene treatment using a special Airflow polishing device for those smoking and corsodyl stains.
Abu Taher Md Bahar Registered under s36C of the Dentists Act 1984 2022
GDC registration No. 303646
Abu Taher Md Bahar gained his qualification Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Bangladesh Dental College, University of Dhaka in 2016.
After qualifying, Abu registered with Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council (BMDC) in 2017.
Abu chose dentistry as a career pathway as he has great passion for providing patient care and improving oral health.
Michelle (Tilly) Zucker
Tilly started working at Abbey Dental Whitechapel in 1997 as a receptionist/dental nurse. Since 1999 Tilly has taken on the role as practice manager and brings a wealth of experience to the team. Tilly is dedicated to supporting and developing the team and is focused on the delivery of excellent care.
In her spare time Tilly enjoys traveling, socialising and spending time with her family.