About

East Dulwich Dental Care: providing professional dental treatments and advice

The practice aims to make professional dental care easily available and accessible to residents of Dulwich, Forest Hill and neighbouring communities.

The practice therefore welcomes anybody in need of dental care irrespective of social, standing, age, sex, disability, etc. The Practice provides a caring environment for all.

If this is your first time to our website and you would like to book an appointment please call us or fill in our online dental appointment form.

 

INFORMATION

 

Useful information from East Dulwich Dental Care

Nervous/Anxious Patients
we fully understand that some patients are very nervous of attending Dental Clinics. There are now various ways of offering pain free dentistry. We can offer various sedation techniques. We will be pleased to discuss your individual needs at any time.

Emergency Services
The Practice accepts all dental emergency patients daily, whether the patient is registered with us or not. When the Practice is closed, you may telephone our answering machine service on 020 8299 0240 and leave a message or, if your pain is severe and cannot wait till the Practice opens, you will be given details of how to contact an emergency dentist for advice or treatment.

 

Disabled Persons
The Dental Practice has suitable access and facility for treating disabled patients.

Home Visits
Domiciliary visit could be arranged for ill patients who cannot come to the clinic for treatment. Please ring the Practice to request for dental visit.

OUR HOME VISIT TREATMENT FOR NOW IS ONLY PRIVATE

Practice Policy on Dental Payments

 

This practice expects all dental fees to be paid on completion of all treatments. For all Cosmetic and Restorative treatment, especially those involving laboratory charges, half of the dental fee must be paid at the commencement of the treatment and the rest paid as the treatment progresses till the last visit when the balance fee must be paid before fitting of the crowns., bridges, etc, as the case may be.
Please help us in this regards to provide an efficient service for you.

NHS Exempt

The following groups of patients are exempt from NHS charges:

  1. Income support patients and their partners
  2. Working family tax credits and their partners
  3. Disability and Income job seekers allowance
  4. Expectant and nursing mothers (delivery within the last 12 months)
  5. Patients with full NHS HCI certificates and their partners
  6. Patients under 18 and those aged 18 and in full-time education

Patients Feedback

We make every effort to provide a high standard of care. We welcome any suggestions or constructive criticisms on ways to improve our services. If you are therefore unhappy about any aspect of the treatments you have received, please write to the practice Manager or the Clinical Director who will contact you within five working working days.

Finally, we also invite you to tell us when you are fully satisfied and we hope to form a long-terms relationship with you.

Meet our team

  • Dr Gabriel Ighodaro

    Dr Gabriel Ighodaro BDS, MSc (Lond.), LDS RCS Eng. FDSCRCS Eng. Principal Dental Surgeon & Specialist Oral Surgeon.…

  • Dr Bunmi Aboaba

    Dr Bunmi Aboaba has worked  as an associate for East Dulwich Dental Care for over seven…

  • Dr Laleh Salmani

    Dr Laleh Salmani Laleh has qualified from Iran in 2006 with a DDS degree, following…

  • Dr Sonia Roy

    Dr Sonia Roy qualified as a dentist in 2005. She has also passed the exams…

  • Dr. Caroline Fosang

    Dr. Caroline Fosang BDS, BSc (Hons) joined the practice in 2015 after qualifying from King's…

  • Dr. Raffaela Mattiozzi

    Dr Raffaela Mattiozzi has qualified from Italy in 2002 with honours and she has also…