Dr Peyman Pakyari
Peyman qualified from King’s College London and joins Wokingham Smiles with over 13 years of clinical experience. Following graduation Peyman spent a year as an SHO in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery, Oral Medicine and Acute dental care at King’s, Guy’s & St Thomas’ trust hospitals gaining further experience
Since then he has gained certificate in advance restorative dentistry, certificate in advance cosmetic dentistry and certificate in surgical prosthetics and implant dentistry from UCL’s prestigious Eastman Dental Institute, where he is still carrying out further postgradute training.
He has also been appointed the Teaching Lead in Acute Dental Care and Minor Oral Surgery at King’s College London Dental school and hospital.
One of his main interests and areas of work are in advance restorative dentistry and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures as well as all other general dentistry.
Dr Eial (Max) Makori
Max has been at Wokingham Smiles since 2004 and has a particular interest and wealth of experience in providing surgical and cosmetic treatments.
Max’s caring and approachable nature is paramount to putting all patients at ease, working over a time frame agreeable to them.
Max is very experienced in the design and placement of crowns combined with a broad range of treatments varying from simple everyday dentistry to more complex bridgework and dentures that ensure you can eat and function comfortably and in peace of mind with the assurance that you are proud to smile to your hearts content.
Dr Andrew Michelmore
Andrew graduated from The University of the Witwatersrand South Africa with a BSC (Hons) and BDS dental degree in 1997. He moved to the UK in 1997 and worked full time in private practices in West London. These practices utilised the multidisciplinary approach of dentist and dental specialists all in one location.
Andrew has special interest training in large and small implant restorative rehabilitation’s, endodontic root canal treatments and Cosmetic dentistry including all ceramic veneers and crowns. Andrew has been at Wokingham Smiles since 2004
Dr Thomas A Gahan
Thomas is a specialist periodontist providing treatment for gum disease, implant placements as well as perioplastic procedures.
Thomas has been a university and implant course lecturer and has successfully placed over 5,000 implants to date with a 97% success rate.
Dr Nicol Mentz
Dr Mentz qualified in South Africa as a prosthodontist several years ago. He brings with a vast wealth of experience in major dental rehabilitation’s. He has been with us for eight years now
Dr Harris Smeyatsky
Harris has a special interest in orthodontics. He also treats joint disorders of the jaw (TMJ), headaches and tooth grinding
Marion works closely with our dentists to promote a “prevention is better than cure philosophy”. Her aim is to motivate patients to maintain good oral hygiene practices at home, thus reducing the need for treatment. In turn, Marion’s expertise lies in the treatment of periodontal disease and the care of nervous patients.
Mrs Fran Ismay
Fran is the first line of contact and our long standing Practice Manager. She also works as our treatment coordinator who provides a warm familiar welcome at the front desk, and is on hand to help answer any questions you may have. She has been keeping the team in line for many years! She will happily discuss any treatment option with you over the telephone or via e mail no matter how large or small your query