Our Team

Principle / Implantology Dentist

Mahesh Nagpal

BDS Delhi 1991 Statutory Exam 2010
(GDC: 100880)

Mahesh completed his Bachelors of Dental Surgery from Delhi University in 1990. For 26 years he established and maintains a multi-specialists private practice in New Delhi.

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Clinical History / Current Dental Interests:

Mahesh completed his Bachelors of Dental Surgery from Delhi University in 1990. For 26 years he established and maintains a multi-specialists private practice in New Delhi. He still runs his practice in New Delhi with the help of his associates, dentist wife, Artee. Mahesh has a keen interest in Implantology and Cosmetic Dentistry. In 1999, Mahesh travelled to the USA for a one-to-one training in Cosmetic Dentistry and Implantology with Dr Gordon Christensen arguably one of the best dental educators in the world. In 2003, Mahesh travelled to Canada to complete a one-year full-time Implant program at the prestigious University of Toronto. Mahesh has also been a Foundation Dentist trainer for Oxford Dental Deanery. He has trained in USA, Canada, Carribean, Ireland, UK, Germany, Sweden, Italy, India & Austria. Mahesh spends hundreds of hours each year to keep himself abreast of the latest techniques and technologies in his chosen field of dentistry. Mahesh is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Mahesh is also an associate of Dental Implantology UK, accredited Implant mentor for budding Implantologists.

In his free time, Mahesh loves to spend time watching his son, Jayesh play some incredible cricketing shots or tends to the garden under the watchful critical eyes of his dear wife, Artee.

Dentists

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Kapil Mohan

Qualifications. B.D.S (Manipal ) Statutory Exams 2010
(GDC: 189090)

Kapil completed his Bachelors of Dental surgery in 2000 from Manipal Academy of Higher Education, which is one of the most prestigious Dental School in India and thereafter underwent training in endodontics.

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Deepika Kudawla

BDS Maharshi Dayanand University , Rohtak , India Graduated in 2002
(GDC: 251208)

Deepika worked in Government Dental Hospital as a clinician and clinical instructor for 3 years post-graduation. She then moved to private practice afterwards and registered with GDC in 2014.

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Georgiana Mirica

DDM (1998) – University of Medicine - Bucharest
(GDC: 110965)

Georgiana has recently joined the team in Chandlers Ford and will also be working at our sister practice in Lymington.

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Ugne Vijeikyte

DDM (2017) - University of Health Sciences - Lithuania
(GDC: 272470)

Ugne has recently joined the team. Originally from London, Ugne studied Dentistry in Lithuania. She has worked as a general dental practitioner in an NHS equivalent practice in Lithuania.

Following Professionals Offering Hygiene Services

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Elizabeth Hartigan

(GDC: 4434)

Liz qualified as a Dental Hygienist in 1993 whilst serving in the Royal Air Force. During her time in the Royal Air Force, she worked in various practices including an Oral Surgery department, Specialist Orthodontic and Periodontal practices.  

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Heam Asaad

(GDC: 276951)

Heam has recently joined The Smiles Studio. Originally from England, Heam studied dentistry in the United Arab Emirates and has worked several years as a Dentist in Dubai. Heam is currently GDC registered to perform hygiene until she fulfils necessary commitments to perform dentistry in England. During this time she is excited to be a part of The Smiles team in a clinical aspect. Her high energy and bright smile will always make a hygiene dental visit a pleasant one.

Our Dental Administrative Team

Lauren Drodge

Dental Receptionist


Lauren has just joined Smiles of New Forest as a committed and hard working dental receptionist who always enjoys a challenge. Lauren's customer service skills are of the highest standard and she always thrives to give the best patient care. Her sweet and kind smiling welcome will brighten any dental visit.

Olivia Austin

Dental Receptionist

Dental Nurses

Kelly McIntyre

Implant Nurse
(GDC: 148082)


Kelly has been with The Smiles Studio for 5 years. She is a committed Implant nurse, with a lot of Implant Treatment knowledge. Her gentle approach and sweet loving nature will make your implant treatment a rather soothing experience rather than a surgery.

Nora Elahcene

Implant Dental Nurse
(GDC: 269667)


Nora has recently joined our practices as a Dental Implant Nurse. Nora has been working as a dental nurse for four years including experience of working with dental implants. She is ambitious, very motivated, and a hard worker. She is a great team player who is very friendly with colleagues and has always been appreciated for her fast and efficient work.

Marissa Boudewijns

Trainee Dental Nurse


Marissa has been with Smiles of New Forest for nearly a year. Originally from the Netherlands, she is quick on her feet and eager to help any patient out. She goes above and beyond for all her patients and her team.

Sumitra Gurung

Qualified Dental Lead Nurse


Sumitra has been with Smiles of New Forest for 2 years. She is a proud Army wife. She is fully committed to providing exceptional patient care if you have any enquiries about your treatment Sumitra will be happy to guide you Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Chelsea Mead


Trainee Dental Nurse


Chelsea is the newest addition to our team. She is very passionate and enthusiastic about her new Trainee Nurse role. Her bubbly personality and positive attitude keep our whole team in good spirits at all times. If you see Chelsea don't hesitate to say hello, as I'm sure she will chat you up and take away the dental jitters.

Tanysha Nash

Trainee Dental Nurse

Our Management Team

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Yvette Poulton

Practice Manager and Qualified Dental Nurse
National Certificate NEBDN 2008
(GDC: 172514)

Yvette recently became the Practice Manager at Smiles of New Forest. She is a very experienced and qualified dental nurse. Her impressive career progress brings strong support and wisdom to our practice. Her kind and helpful nature will always provide a giving hand and support in any dental enquiry you may have.