Our Team

At Neem Dental Clinic, our friendly and professional team will do our best to put you at ease during your visit.

Good communication is very important to us, and we will take the time to explain any proposed treatment to you, including any potential risks involved and available alternatives. Our team of dentists are all committed to providing you with high quality clinical care and ensure that their skills and techniques are kept fully up to date by regularly attending courses and lectures.

Dr. Pratheeba Thiru
The Practice Principal
GDC NO: 241316
BDS, LDS RCS Eng. PGCert Implant Dentistry.

Mrs Pratheeba has worked at several NHS, Mixed and Private practices in different parts of the UK and Sri Lanka before she decided to start Neem Dental Clinic at Harrow. Mrs Pratheeba is firmly committed to the adage “Prevention is better than cure”.

“Being a dentist really is an amazing opportunity. You get to meet so many fantastic and interesting people every day. I enjoy getting to know them, building a strong relationship over time and helping to ensure they can always smile with confidence. Treating anxious patients, some of whom haven’t been to the dentist for many years, is especially rewarding. To be able to rebuild their trust and help them achieve the results they’ve always wanted, despite their nerves, it really is the best feeling in the world.”

Her special interests are all aspects of Implant Dentistry, Aesthetic Dentistry and Short-term Orthodontics.

Mrs.Pratheeba has qualified BDS (University of Peradeniya), post graduated at the Royal college of Surgeons in England and PGCert Implant Dentistry.

Languages spoken: English, Tamil

Dr. Pratheeba Thiru
Dr. V. Ananthasayanan
GDC NO: 68298
BDS Sheffield

Mr. Ananthasayanan qualified from Sheffield University. Mr. Sayanan has over 40 years of experience in dental practice. His special interests are advanced cosmetic dentistry include, Veneers, Crown and bridgework, Composite bonding, modern removable dentures and root canal therapy.

Mr. Sayanan pays attention to detail which has led him to take a special interest in cosmetic dentistry. He has a vast amount of experience and skills which he has accumulated over the years which greatly benefits the patients he has treated, especially with his very gentle manner. He uses of composite resin is quite exceptional, producing some beautiful restorations that look very natural.

He likes to get involved with community work particularly with children’s education, drama and teaching activities. Charity work is also close to his heart and He is a committed trustee and Principal of a long-standing educational establishment that helps the education of children in need.

Languages spoken: English, Tamil

Dr. V. Ananthasayanan
Dr. Hannah Flynn, Dentist with Special interest in Oral Surgery 
GDC NO: 77617
BChD(Leeds), MFDS RCS, MFGDP, MscRestDent, DipOralSurg RCS, DipDentSed, PGCertClinEd, FHEA.

Dr Hannah Flynn qualified from The University of Leeds in 2000. Following completion of Vocational Training, she moved to Ireland where she excelled as a practice owner for more than 16 years, winning several dental awards. These include Most Trusted Dental Practice; Dental Practice of the Year Ireland; Best Employer and Sensodyne Dentist of the Year for the diagnosis and management of oral cancer.

Hannah has many postgraduate qualifications including a Diploma in Oral Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons, England; a Diploma (Distinction) in Conscious Sedation from King’s College London – Guy’s Hospital, and a Master’s (Distinction) in Restorative & Aesthetic Dentistry, receiving the highest overall grade in her class of 70. Hannah is IMOS Level 2 accredited in Oral Surgery and has also achieved a PG Certificate in Clinical Education (King’s College London).

Since returning to live in London, Hannah works at Guy’s Hospital in the Department of Sedation and Special Care as well as in private practice providing complex oral surgical procedures. She has a special interest in the removal of impacted wisdom teeth, removal of retained roots and treatment of problematic extractions, as well as the removal of teeth in patients with complex medical histories.

Hannah is an extremely gentle, dedicated surgeon and takes pride in caring for her patients, particularly nervous patients.

Professional Memberships:
  • British Association of Oral Surgery
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Dental Sedation Teachers Group
  • Society for Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry
Dr Hannah Flynn
Dr Shivane Sethi, Advanced Facial Aesthetics Practitioner, Special Interest in Oral Surgery
GDC NO: 211402
BDS MFDS (RSC) Ed MSC Cert (impl).

Shivane graduated from Kings College London as a Dentist in 2011. Over the last years her experiences have allowed her to combine her passion for dental surgery and aesthetic medicine. She currently spends her time working between both these specialties and holds a role as an Advanced Aesthetic Practitioner as well as a Specialty Dentist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Shivane completed a Level 7 qualification in Injectables for Aesthetic Medicine in 2017 which puts her in an exemplary position to provide these treatments. She has extensive experience in administering treatments which use botulinum toxin for aesthetic and medical reasons, as well as dermal fillers for full face rejuvenation and skin boosting treatments. Shivane uses minimally invasive techniques to provide safe, predictable and natural enhancements for her patients.
Shivane also works as a hospital based Specialty Dentist. She is on the NHS enhanced oral surgery performer list. She has extensive experience in providing complex oral surgical treatments in both large hospital units as well as dental practice. She has an active role in the teaching and supervision of dental postgraduates and the management of patients with complicated medical conditions.
Shivane’s priority is to always do the best for her patients whilst maintaining the highest standard of care.

Dr Shivane Sethi Advanced Facial Aesthetics Practitioner Special Interest in Oral Surgery
Dr. Meera Soneji, Dentist with Special interest in Endodontics
BDS (Lond) MSc (Lond)
GDC No. 228261

Meera qualified from the Guy’s, Kings and St Thomas’ Dental Institute in 2012. Following graduation, Meera spent five years consolidating her skills in general practice and was awarded Membership with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2014. She quickly developed an interest in Endodontics which led her to pursue a Master’s degree in Endodontic Practice at Queen Mary’s University London.

Presently she works in private practice and provides endodontic treatment of complex cases on a referral basis. She strives to provide consistent, high-quality endodontic treatment in a pain-free environment.

Meera is committed to ongoing professional development and regularly attends courses and conferences to keep her knowledge up to date.
She also regularly carries out dental and medical voluntary work at her local community centre.

Outside of dentistry, Meera enjoys cooking, travelling and spending time with her young family.

Languages spoken: English, Gujarati

Dr. Meera Soneji
Dr. Mandeep Birah, Dentist with Special Interest in Periodontology
GDC NO: 118262
BDS, MFDS RCSEd, MSc Clin Perio (UCLan)

Dr. Birah graduated as a dentist in 2001 and after passing the MFDS (RCSEd) in 2012, became a member of Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. She is passionate about all aspects of dentistry, in particular periodontics (gum and bone disease).

Mandeep completed her MSc (Master’s Degree) in Clinical Periodontology in 2016, passing in Merit from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), Preston, in order to provide enhanced Periodontal treatment, so that patients are able to keep their teeth for longer. Mandeep is a strong believer in patient education and disease prevention, which remains the main focus of her clinical work.

She is a postgraduate examiner of MFDS (Member of Faculty of Dental Surgery) for Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh and is also a member of the British Society of Periodontology.
Mandeep is happily married with two kids and lives in North West London. She loves spending time with her family and enjoys gardening, travelling and music

Dr. Mandeep Birah
Dr. Prashant Naik, Implantologist
GDC NO: 103542
BSc(Hons), BDS(Hons), Diploma in Implant Dentistry

Prashant qualified from Bart’s in 2006 after gaining a first class intercalated BSc and distinction in his BDS. During undergraduate training, he won several awards and prizes including the prestigious BDA/Dentsply clinician 2005, representing the UK at the ADA conference in Las Vegas.

He is an Honorary member of SCADA and a member of the ADI. Having a passion for surgery and complex dentistry, Prash underwent maxillofacial surgery training in 2007-2008 and subsequently completed the gold standard dental implant training with the Royal College of surgeons (England) and the FGDP in 2010, after which he was awarded the prestigious diploma in implant dentistry.

He has been practising implant dentistry since 2008 and for the last eight years his practice has been limited to dental implant treatment where he accepts referrals for all types of cases including single units, full arch rehabilitation (including teeth in a day), sinus grafting and complex autogenous bone augmentation. As a lifelong leaner, he regularly attends courses to keep up to date and help enhance his practice.

Outside of work, Prash enjoys, family time with his wife and two young children as well as golf and travel. He is assistant head coach for his son’s youth football team as well as a coach for the local cricket team where is son and daughter play.

Dr. Prashant Naik
Dr Anedra Basgaran
GDC NO: 284735
BDS King’s College London

Anedra qualified with her BDS from King’s College London in 2019. Anedra is incredibly keen to improve overall general dental health across the population, motivate patients to maintain their oral health and provide high quality functional and cosmetic dental/facial treatments.

Anedra has completed and is continuing to undertake postgraduate training in areas of dentistry which include : Aesthetic + Restorative dentistry, Composite Bonding + Endodontics . She has additional interests and qualifications in Facial Aesthetics & Cosmetic Dermatology – this includes Botox, Filler, Profhilo , Skin Rejuvenation/Chemical Peels and Mesotherapy.

Anedra’s calming manner will put even the most anxious at ease in the dental chair!

Dr Anedra Basgaran
Dr Aisha Syeda
GDC NO: 285578
Hygienist, and Therapist

Aisha Syeda qualified in 2009 as a Dentist in India from Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences.

After settling in England, she qualified as a Dental Nurse NEBDN in 2019 and was registered as a Dental Hygienist and Therapist in 2020. She is a highly motivated and hardworking clinician committed to making her patients feel comfortable throughout with a gentle and caring chair side manner. She regularly attends courses to continue to develop her skill and knowledge.

Outside of dentistry, Aisha enjoys cooking, travelling and spending time with her young family.

Languages spoken: English, Hindi

Dr Aisha Syeda

Our Support Team

Our Support Team are here to ensure your visit is stress free and enjoyable. Take a look at some of the faces you will see when you first step inside the practice, from our Reception to our Surgery Rooms, we’re all here to give you the best possible patient experience.
Dr Rekha Ashwin Pandey
Dr Rekha Ashwin Pandey
GDC NO: 308111
Dental Nurse

Rekha joined as a trainee dental nurse in 2021 and she is an experienced dentist and qualified from Institute Of Dental Sciences Bareilly, India in 2011. She has passed her NEBDN exams with flying colours and has qualified as a dental nurse.

Languages spoken: English, Hindi

Dr Viswanath Indirajit
Dr Viswanath Indirajit
Dental Administrator & Trainee Dental Nurse

Viswanath joined as a Dental Administrator & Trainee Dental Nurse in 2023. He is an experienced dentist and qualified from Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Tamil Nadu, India in 2015. In the UK he has completed his MSc in Public Health & Health Promotion in 2023.

Languages spoken: English, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, Tulugu

Dr Priyanka Thapa
Dr Priyanka Thapa
Trainee Dental Nurse

Priyanka joined as a Trainee Dental Nurse in 2021. She is an experienced dentist and qualified from Kathmandu University School Of Dentistry, Nepal. In the UK she has completed her Master’s in Healthcare Management MBA at York St John University in 2023.

Languages spoken: English, Nepali

Shanthi Grung
Mrs Shanthi Grung
Trainee Dental Nurse

Shanthi joined as a trainee dental nurse in 2021

Languages spoken: English, Nepali

Miss, Mathurra Chandrabose
Miss Mathurra Chandrabose
Dental Administrator

Mathurra joined as a Dental Administrator in 2024. She has graduated with a MSc in Translational Neuropathology in 2023 (The University of Sheffield) and a BSc in Psychology in 2022 (University of Reading).

Languages spoken: English, Tamil

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Dr Hemjeet Kaur
Trainee Dental Nurse

Our Team