Our clinical team includes specialist orthodontists who have qualified and graduated in the United Kingdom and are on the specialist register of the General Dental Council (GDC). In our team the qualifications include: a Masters in Orthodontics, a Membership of Orthodontics and a Fellowship in Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons.
Meet Dr Ali (Dr Majid Alimadadian)
Founder and Director of The Kensington Orthodontic Clinic™
Dr Ali is a renowned specialist orthodontist with a plethora of postgraduate qualifications and training. His ethos in founding The Kensington Orthodontic Clinic was to focus on quality of care, expertise and service. He works hard to hire only the best qualified specialist orthodontists, with a particular emphasis on using orthodontics to create outstanding aesthetic results in the most efficient and effective manner possible, all with a patient-led, friendly, consultative approach.
Our team has a well-established reputation for clinical excellence with a large number of dentists routinely recommending their clients to us. To date, we have carried out tens of thousands of successful treatments for patients throughout London.
Dr Marjan Mokhber qualified from London in 1991 and registered with the GDC 1992. After 4 years of training in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery joined the orthodontic department of King’s College Hospital where she completed her postgraduate orthodontic training in 1999. She has both the Fellowship and Membership in orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of England. She has wide experience in lingual and invisalign braces as well as conventional orthodontics.
Dr Saman Hajian-Hejaz completed his orthodontic training at Guy’s Hospital in 2007, when he achieved his Master’s of Science Degree after 3 years of postgraduate orthodontic and dentofacial orthopedics training. He also registered with the GDC in the same year. He has the Membership in orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of England, the Royal college of surgeons of Edinburgh and the Royal college of physicians and surgeons of Glasgow.
Massod qualified as a dentist from the University of Umea in Sweden in 1997. Following his qualification he moved to UK where he practiced all aspects of general and cosmetic dentistry from his practice in Surrey for 10 years and it was during this time that he developed a passion for orthodontics. Following his three years full-time postgraduate orthodontic training at Kings College London he obtained his Masters degree in Orthodontics and Membership in Orthodontics of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2008. Massod has extensive experience in clear aligner treatments such as Invisalign, Orthocaps and Transaligner and modern appliances such as Damon appliance. He also works part-time at Kings College Orthodontic Department where he is involved with the treatment of complex cases and postgraduate training.
Dr Bela Shah registered with the GDC in 1993, and took her postgraduate training in orthodontics at the Eastman Dental Hospital and obtained her Master’s in 2001. She is a fellow in Dental Surgery of The Royal College of Surgeons of England, and obtained her Membership in Orthodontics at RCS Edinburgh in 2002.
Dr. Gederi attended the University of Bristol where he graduated with a BDS in Dental Surgery (2007) and intercalated BSc in Cancer Biology and Immunology (2004). Following his graduation he worked in both general dental practices and dental hospitals until 2010. During that time, he attained his Membership in Joint Dental Faculties from the Royal College of Surgeons (England). Dr. Gederi continued his studies at King’s College in London; earning a Master’s degree in Orthodontics and Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2013, with multiple distinctions during his studies. He has won awards nationally and is currently on the General Dental Council’s specialist register for the practice of Orthodontics. He has an active role in research with two published articles and presentations at more than 10 national and international meetings. As a certified lingual Incognito and Invisalign provider, he can provide the least visible types of braces with the latest of orthodontic techniques. Outside orthodontics, Arian has an avid interest in the arts and enjoys cycling in his free time.
Yolanda Gomez originally qualified as a dental nurse in 2001 at Kings College Hospital in London, gaining the qualification in dental radiography from the University of Hertfordshire in 2002. She then trained as an orthodontic dental nurse in 2005 and Oral health education in 2007 at Kings College hospital and registered with the GDC in the same year. More recently, Yolanda has undertaken further training and qualified as an orthodontic therapist in 2010 at Preston University of Lancashire qualifying with distinction and became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh.
Meet Saado Aden
Saado Aden is the highly-experienced and friendly Practice Manager of both practices – The Kensington Orthodontic Clinic and Orthosmile Hounslow. After joining Orthosmile in 2004, she has been responsible for the daily management of the practices for over a decade now, and has done an excellent job in ensuring the practices run smoothly to meet patient needs. She is also responsible for the management of the team and ensures that issues that arise are addressed to keep the service running like clockwork. Saado liaises with the practice Principal Dr. Alimadadian to manage patient satisfaction to the highest level.