Notting Hill Dentist

Meet The Team

Notting Hill Dental Team

Your dental team is made up of highly qualified, experienced, friendly professionals that care about you and your dental health. Here is some more information about the team:


Dr. Michael Fahami
Clinical Director

DDS (Sweden)
Dipl impl Dent, UCLan (UK)
GDC No 71417

The Director of Notting Hill Dental Clinic, Dr. Michael Fahami earned his dental degree at the dental Faculty of Gothenburg University in Sweden. Michael has completed a two years postgraduate training in Dental Implantology and Implant Surgery.

Michael has been practicing dentistry for nearly 25 years. His excellent record of accomplishment in the areas of general, cosmetic, and implant dentistry make him a wonderful resource for patients seeking the utmost in dental care. He has completed approximately 900 full smile makeover cases and has treated more than 750 patients with dental implants.

In addition to building strong relationships with his patients, Michael has also developed partnerships with medical and dental specialists who support his high standard by providing his patients with outstanding care as needed.

With a dedication to patient care, he remains abreast of new technologies, materials, and techniques in dentistry. Michael uses the least invasive approaches to the restoration of damaged teeth and oral structures. He routinely attends national and international post-graduate education courses.

Michael is a former dental educator and vocational trainer employed by Oxford deanery, who for several years passed along his knowledge to colleagues seeking to refine their skills through formal training.

Michael incorporates the latest technologies into his practice, including digital imaging for the accurate, safe diagnosis of dental conditions.

He was also a pioneer in the use of CAD/CAM technology in the area of implant dentistry as well as same-day restorative care. His gentle approach to care has earned him an outstanding reputation as a dental care provider for patients who experience dental anxiety.


Dr Ben Beyqi
Consultant Oral Surgeon
GDC Number: 6639

Ben Beyqi has more than 30 years experience in Oral & Implant Surgery, treating patients in both hospital and primary care settings. He undertook his specialist training at the internationally renowned Eastman Dental and University College Hospitals, receiving his certificate of completion of specialist training in ‘Academic Oral Surgery’ in 1998.

He also received additional training in the United States as a visiting resident at Massachusetts General Hospital, affiliated to Harvard Medical & Dental School as well as University of Chicago Medical Centre.

He was the director of MSc programme in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Eastman Hospital 1998-2002. From 2003-2011 worked as a Consultant/Senior Lecturer and Director of the Oral Surgery training programme at Birmingham Dental Hospital. He also ran an independent training programme in implant dentistry at the Tatum Institute in London from 2006-2016. He currently works as a specialist Oral Surgeon at supporting primary care dentist also provides regular mentorship and surgical support in Implant Dentistry, oral surgery and intravenous sedation to several of his past trainees.


Dr Roxana Dehghan
DDS (Sweden)

GDC No 73809

Roxana qualified in 1997 from University of Gothenburg, Sweden. She has since worked as a general practitioner and her interests centre on cosmetic and preventive dentistry. Roxana has a gentle approach which makes her patients feel relaxed, particularly if they are young or apprehensive.


Dr Ciara Ennis

BDS (Hons), MFDS, DClinDent, MOrth

GDC No: 245642

Ciara graduated with an honours dental degree from University College Cork in 2013. Following qualification, she then moved to the UK to spend time in practice, winning the restorative case presentation award for newly qualified dentists in London 2014.

Subsequently she undertook a key role in oral and maxillofacial surgery in Northampton General Hospital whilst also achieving the MFDS exam from the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow 2014.

Ciara returned to University College Cork to pursue her dream of becoming an orthodontist. Three years of full time specialist training followed, culminating in obtaining her Doctorate in Orthodontics from University College Cork and Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.

Ciara is committed to providing the best quality patient care, reflected in her nomination for Sensodyne Sensitive Dentist of the Year 2017 and subsequently being awarded the Seamus Keating award in 2019 for her Orthodontic research.

The most rewarding aspect of orthodontics is the transformation to patients’ smiles and the impact that this has on their confidence. Ciara provides a

wide range of brace treatments, which can be tailored to your individual needs.

Dr Francesca Pasqualicchio

Dr Francesca Pasqualicchio
Specialist Orthodontist
Dip Dent Turin 2003
GDC No 28403

Profile: Dr Francesca Pasqualicchio graduated from the University of Turin (Italy) in 2003. She has a
special interest in paediatric and adult orthodontics. Her career in dentistry includes significant
experience in hospitals and for the past 18 years in private dental practices.

Following her Master in Orthodontics and Paedodontics at the University of Milan Bicocca (Italy)
in 2004, Dr Pasqualicchio became a specialist in Orthodontics in 2007 at the University of Turin

Dr Pasqualicchio has extensive experience in aesthetic orthodontic treatments including aesthetic
braces, lingual braces and Invisalign clear aligners, for which she is an accredited provider.


Dr Dara Beiki

BDS (Nice, France), MFDS RCS (Edinburgh)

Dara graduated from the University of Nice (France) in 2009 & obtained his Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 2011.

He began his career by joining the oral medicine department at Nice general hospital. He was involved in training and teaching dental students in France. He also took part in a humanitarian aid mission to Madagascar with the French Red cross where access to dental care is limited.

He moved to the UK in 2011 & has since been working in primary & secondary care. He provides private treatments in different practices & works in Great Western Hospital with the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgical team in Swindon.

In 2017, Dara was awarded the post-graduate degree of MFDS at the Royal college of Surgeons of Edinburgh & is a fellow of that college now. He is also a member of the Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD).

Dara has a keen interest in cosmetic dentistry and facial aesthetics. He is one of the few Invisalign providers who carries out orthodontic procedures with cosmetic clear aligners.

Dr Dennis Aydan

Dr Dennis Aydan
DDS (Denmark)

MSc Endodontics (London)
MSc Implantology (Madrid)
GDC: 207689


Dennis graduated from Copenhagen Dental School (Denmark) in 2009. He then gained valuable experience working in a multidisciplinary private practice in Sweden prior coming to the UK.

Since 2011 Dennis has been working in various private practices in and around London and he has established great bonds with the patients and the referring dentist.

Dennis has gained extensive post-graduate knowledge in restorative and cosmetic dentistry and is a long-term provider of biomimetic dentistry (minimally invasive dentistry to preserve tooth structure). Dennis believes that to be successful within implantology and Endodontics it is essential to have a strong restorative background.

Throughout the years Dennis has developed a strong interest in Implant dentistry which led him to complete various extensive courses in the UK, Switzerland and Spain. He ultimately completed his 3 years Masters in Implantology Program (MSc Madrid). Dennis performs all types of complex bone augmentation and sinus lift procedures. He also believes in minimally invasive surgery and applies newer methods such as bone expansion to treat cases with reduced bone volume and thus reduce the amount of surgery.

Dennis has also extensive experience in root canal treatment which led him to complete a Masters in Endodontics from the prestigious Kings College in London. He can help patients in the decision making process if a tooth needs to be saved with root canal treatment or if it is better to extract the tooth and replace it with an implant.

Dennis is a very caring and compassionate clinician. He always strives to provide the highest quality of treatment based on well informed patient decisions. He believes every patient deserves exceptional standards and being able to combine root canal treatment for saveable teeth and implant treatment for non-saveable teeth is a very unique feature that very few dentists possess.


Andesha Honarfar

Andesha Honarfar
Dental Therapist & Hygienist
GDC No 247663

Qualification: BSc Oral Health Science University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI) 2020 Qual – Foundation Degree in Dental Technology De Montfort University 2012 (Distinction)

Profile: Andesha obtained her BSc degree in Oral Health Science with a Distinction. She is a highly motivated and passionate clinician, who strives for excellence in her work and to always provide the most satisfactory experience for her patients.

Andesha endeavours in helping and educating her patients to reach and maintain optimum oral health. She consists of a holistic approach and excels in treating dentally anxious patients. She also has a renowned reputation amongst her patients for having a thorough and gentle approach. Andesha actively attends conferences and courses with a lifelong commitment to training and learning; keeping her skills and knowledge up to date with the ever-evolving nature of dentistry, offering her patients the best quality of care and attention. She has a keen interest in preventative, restorative and cosmetic dentistry, particularly teeth whitening. Providing her patients with the smile they deserve.

Andesha Honarfar
Elena Shunkova
Dental Hygienist & Therapist
GDC No 293959

Profile: Being inspired by two generations of doctors before her, Elena was always passionate about helping people. Following her aspirations, sheobtained a Bachelor’s (Honours) Degree in Dentistry fromBelarusian State Medical University in 2016. She subsequently worked in Minsk, in one of capital’s most busiest areas,striving to boost the dental health of local communities.This gave her an opportunity to gain valuable skills inproviding a wide range of dental treatments to both adults and children.

After moving to London a few years ago, she obtained registration with the GDC as a dental hygienist and therapist. Elenaaims to deliver the best possible results for the patient while building a pleasant dental experience and creating a stress-free environmentwhere patients can feel safe and comfortable.Elena has a vast experience in treating children and can easily establish rapport with them.She enjoys all areas of dentistry with a particular interest in preventative and minimal intervention dentistry as well as restorative and cosmetic treatments. Elena helps patients to establish a maintenance routine to make sure that their teeth and dental restorations are kept in perfectcondition. Elena is always keen on updating her professional skills and knowledge and undergoes further trainings in various aspects of dentistry.

Outside of work Elena,has a big passion in travelling, meeting people from all over the world and getting familiar with different cultures. She is fond of yoga,hiking and spending time outdoors.

Andesha Honarfar

Emily Noyce
Dental Hygienist & Therapist
GDC 249294


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