The Team at Willowbrook Dental Practice
Dr Kamaljeet S. Kalsi BDS (Hons), MJDF RCS, Dipl. Clin. Ed
GDC No: 75749
Dr Kam Kalsi graduated from Manchester University in 1999 and went straight in general dental practice in Leicester. He has gained a wealth of experience over the years and then finally moved to Willowbrook Dental Practice in April 2013 as the principle dentist.
Kam is an experienced dentist with special interest in restorative, cosmetic dentistry, and orthodontics. Kam takes great pride in delivering high quality dentistry with a caring and empathetic approach and finds enhancing and transforming his patient’s smiles immensely rewarding.
Kam is committed to continuing professional development and gained his Member of the Joint Dental Faculties qualification in 2009 from the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK), and has achieved a Diploma in Clinical Education from the Sheffield Hallam University in 2012. Kam has been in an Approved Foundation Dentist Trainer since 2006, and continues to enjoy supporting and training newly qualified dentists into becoming competent and confident dentists. He is currently completing a GDP course in comprehensive orthodontics.
Outside of dentistry, Kam loves spending quality time with his young family, and enjoys keeping fit through outdoor pursuits, cycling, and playing badminton, and supporting charitable causes.
Dr Vimisha Patel BDS MOrth
GDC No: 73742
Dr Patel has been practicing orthodontics for over 10 years and is registered with the General Dental Council as a Specialist Orthodontist. After qualifying in 1997 from Guy’s Hospital, London with her dental degree, she went onto completing a further 3 years of post-graduate training in her chosen speciality of orthodontics at the Eastman Dental Institute, London. She brings a wealth of experience in treating both adults and children and is committed to providing high quality orthodontic treatments. She maintains her professional skills and keeps up to date with the latest advances in her speciality by attending further courses.
Dr Mehul Jivanji BDS
GDC No: 264656
Mehul graduated from the University of Leeds and joined the team at Willowbrook Dental in September 2016. He enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is currently providing routine dental treatment such as fillings, root canal treatment, crowns, bridges, and dentures. Mehul is an enthusiastic, focused, and ambitious member of the team and, alongside Dr Kam Kalsi, aims to provide high quality dental care and treatment. Mehul is interested in anxiety management within the clinical environment as well as children’s dentistry and hopes to build his skills in these areas as his career progresses.
Dentistry aside, Mehul enjoys spending time with family and friends and reading books. He is also interested in photography and enjoys travelling, having recently backpacked across the East Coast of Australia.
Jas Kalsi BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance
Dental Practice Manager
Jas joined the Willowbrook Dental team as Practice Manager in April 2013. It is Jas’s role to ensure the practice runs seamlessly and that both staff and patients are happy. Jas is always available to discuss treatments in general and ensures that the patients visit at Willowbrook is always a pleasant one.
Jas and her team work hard to ensure that they provide the best possible customer service and dental care. She ensures her team have a caring ethos at Willowbrook both for the patients and everyone who works within the practice. This has been reflected in ongoing customer satisfaction surveys which are carried out at regular intervals along with feedback comments received at the practice.
Jas regularly updates her continuing professional development in key areas of practice management and regulatory compliance. She ensures all practice policies and procedures are kept up to date in line with current guidelines.
Outside of the practice, she enjoys spending quality time with her lovely children and husband and loves to read non-fiction, particularly personal development books. She also loves to bake in her spare time.
Tasneem Bhaiji BA (Hons) Health Studies
Patient Treatment Coordinator / Receptionist
Tasneem joined Willowbrook Dental Practice as a Dental Receptionist in November 2014. Previous to this role she has worked in the customer service sector as a customer service assistant. She continues to develop her skills as a dental receptionist, where she strives to ensure that our patients’ receive quality care and service at Willowbrook Dental Practice. She has recently been appointed as the patient treatment co-ordinator lead.
Tasneem is very active in partaking continuing professional development dental courses so that she is able to act in the patients best interests. She always strives to ensure that the patients at Willowbrook Dental are provided with high levels of customer care for all our patients, in an enjoyable, efficient, and seamless manner.
Outside of dentistry she enjoys going for daily walks, spending time with friends and family, and reading romantic non-fiction novels.
Bridget Moyo NVQ Level 3 Advanced Dental Nursing
Qualified Dental Nurse
GDC No: 261988
Bridget joined the Willowbrook Dental Practice team in September 2015 as a qualified dental nurse. She previously worked as a trainee dental nurse in London and Cambridgeshire areas from 2009 where she had gained a wealth of experience in dental nursing before relocating to Leicestershire. Bridget really enjoys working at Willowbrook Dental and loves being part of the team in providing a high standard of care to all our patients.
She has a young family which keeps her very busy at home, so any spare time she has is spent watching movies, socialising with family and friends, and she also loves to travel.
Qualified Dental Nurse
GDC No: 188182
Carmel joined the Willowbrook Dental Practice team in September 2016. She qualified in 2010 and has gained valuable experience working in both NHS and private practices. Carmel enjoys working at Willowbrook and loves being part of the caring and enthusiastic team. She is looking forward to progressing her career within the expanding practice.
Carmel is passionate about all aspects of dental treatment, however she particularly likes the more complex cases involving multiple crown, veneer and orthodontic treatments.
Outside of work she enjoys socialising with family and friends. Spare time is spent on long walks in the countryside with her young daughter and husband.
Qualified Dental Nurse
GDC No: 241652
Louise has worked within a dental environment since 2007 and gained her NEBDN national certificate in dental nursing in 2011. Louise has worked both within the private and NHS sectors and has gained a vast amount of knowledge and experience of implants, sedation, cosmetic and general dentistry.
Louise especially enjoys treating children and nervous patients and also finds cosmetic dentistry very rewarding. Louise takes great pride in ensuring the patients received the best possible care and service. For her it's all about the patient journey whether that's helping them achieve their dream smile or helping them overcome dental treatment they are afraid of having.
Outside of dentistry Louise loves spending quality time with her daughter. She also enjoys reading, watching films, and keeping fit. She frequents the gym on a regular basis and even completed the great north run and helped raise thousands of pounds for charity.
Aysha joined Willowbrook Dental Practice in October 2005 as a dental receptionist where she received further in-house training and qualification in Customer Service NVQ Level 2. Her main role involves administrative tasks, efficient running of the reception area and liaising with team members to ensure excellent care is provided to all our patients. Aysha feels that Willowbrook has provided her with a great opportunity to excel in her communication, organisational, and customer care skills.
She enjoys her job role including patient interaction and working as part of a professional caring team.
Outside of working hours Aysha enjoys spending time with her family and friends, keeping fit by swimming regularly, and keeping updated with the news and current affairs.