Based in the heart of South Kensington, The Dental Team prides itself on providing a friendly, modern and quality dental experience for our clients. Our Team combines years of training and expertise with an international experience. All of this is designed to cater to your individual needs, helping you to achieve and maintain the fantastic, beautiful and healthy smile that you deserve!
Dr Neil Patel
BDS Brist 2007 BDS, MJDF RCS (Eng) MClinDent MPros RCS (Edin), Specialist Prosthodontist
Our Clinical Director Dr Neil Patel graduated from the University of Bristol Dental Institute in 2008. Neil applied for and was accepted on the King’s College London Specialist Training program in 2012 where he spent four years training to become a Specialist in the field of Prosthodontics.
GDC Number: 129839
Dr Pia Osterberg
BDS Tandläkare Umeå 1999
Pia qualified as a dentist from Umeå University, Sweden in 1999. Starting her career in Sweden, she relocated to London in 2001, and worked in private practices before joining The Dental Team as an associate in 2010.
Pia takes a Scandinavian approach to dentistry, focusing on preventive care and non invasive treatments. She takes pride in providing a caring and professional atmosphere for all patients.
Pia’s warmth and friendly nature is present throughout the practice, and will leave you with a healthy smile both inside and out.
Being Swedish, obviously Pia loves a long day at IKEA and a daily dose of fermented herring
GDC Number: 79061
Dr Derek Leigh
Derek qualified in Sheffield (…the year remains a mystery) and has been practicing dentistry in London ever since. Initially based in Knightsbridge in the 70’s, Derek later moved to The Dental Team in South Kensington and has been happily caring for his patients ever since.
He has been treating generations of patients who adore his charming manner and clinical skills. Derek’s vast experience makes him a fabulous asset to The Team.
GDC Number: 40773
Dr Chris Papoutsi
BDS Tandläkare Karolinska 2007
Chrissanthi graduated at prestigious Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden, in 2007. She started her career working as a dentist in Stockholms largest emergency dental practice giving her a broad experience treating different dental conditions and patients with dental anxiety. It was here that her special interest in endodontics (root canal treatments) first started. She was also a member of the Swedish Association of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Upon moving to London in 2011 she has been working in private practice and continually attend courses in her special interest of root canal treatments and aesthetic dentistry.
With her talent for creating beautiful, unique smiles using Invisalign orthodontics and fillers and wrinkle relaxing injections, Chris commits herself to using state of the art materials and the very best techniques.
Chris takes a Scandinavian approach to dentistry and is an advocate of biomimetic dentistry: minimally invasive procedures that emulate the nature of patients’ teeth. This approach allows her to achieve maximum conservation of tooth structure and exceptional aesthetics for The Dental Teams patients.
Chris's friendly, gentle manner means that she is popular with The Dental Teams patients, especially those who suffer from dental phobia.
During her spare time she likes to travel the world with her partner and spend time with her family. Chris speaks Swedish, English and Greek.
GDC Number: 191520