About Us

Meet The Team

Dr Joe Narcisi

Principal Dentist

BDS (U.Lond)

GDC  No. 72335

Joe qualified from the Royal London Hospital in 1996, and joined Ham Dental Practice as a full time dentist in 1999. He enjoys all aspects of general dental practice, and has a wealth of experience in advanced cosmetic and restorative dentistry. One of his great passions lies in improving jaw movements to relieve pain connected to headaches/migraines, neck, shoulder and upper back pain.

He enjoys family life, and is a keen runner, skier and cyclist.

Having become the  practice owner  in  April 2019, Joe is now committed to improving and modernising its facilities for  all  the wonderful patients and staff.

 

Dr Andy Binks

Associate Dentist

BDS (U.Lond)

PG Cert Dent Imp

GDC  No. 81091

Andy qualified from Guy’s Hospital in 2002. Since then, he has developed a particular interest in cosmetic smile makeover cases, and has undertaken a postgraduate course in dental implants at Warwick University and attained a certificate in Implant Dentistry.

He has been placing and restoring implants at the practice for a decade, and is able to offer registered patients a free implant consultation.

Dr Charan Virdi

Associate Dentist

BDS (U.Birm)

PGRDP

GDC  No. 210507

Dr Charan Virdi  qualified from the University of Birmingham in 2011. Following her undergraduate training she has completed an array of courses to enhance her skill set and is able to carry out orthodontic treatments such as InvisalignGo, Clearsmile Aligner and Inman Aligner. Charan is also trained in Facial aesthetic treatments and can ply her skills to reduce the appearance of smile lines and wrinkles with the use of Botox.

Charan is currently doing a Diploma with the Eastman Dental Institute in Restorative Dentistry, which covers all aspects of general dentistry to enable her  to provide her patients with the latest and most minimally invasive treatments to restore aesthetics and function.

Dr Virdi has a calming, relaxing approach and is especially good at treating patients with a nervous nature.

Nadine Plunkett

Dental Administrator & Treatment Coordinator

Having gained extensive experience within customer service led
environments  and the  private dental care sector, Nadine has a wealth of  knowledge
to offer a great service and deliver a warm approach.

At Ham Dental Practice, Nadine will be in charge of administrative duties
along with delivering our exclusive, first class practice plan.
Nadine is committed to living life fully.  To achieve this, she
incorporates a healthy lifestyle. She has a great and positive outlook on life and enjoys
yoga, cooking for her family and travelling.
Nadine also plans in the future to do more charitable work and raise
awareness to ongoing global issues, and encourages us all to do our part
where possible.

Adriana Stan

Trainee Dental Nurse

Adriana is from Romania, and can speak fluently English, Italian, Spanish and Romanian.
She is also a professional photographer, specialising  in long exposure photography. In her free time she likes cooking Italian dishes, travelling and learning languages.
Adriana is very ambitious and passionate about her job and hobbies. She has a strong empathy for people and loves socialising.
Adriana believes having a positive mind leads to a better life.

Dr Martina Rosa

Associate Dentist

BDS  MSc

GDC NO. 184360

Martina Rosa graduated with Distinction  at the University of Genoa in 2004.

She completed her  post-doctoral training, achieving a Masters  in Endodontics at the Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Italy.

Martina ran her own successful practice in Italy for several years, before moving to the UK in 2009, continuing her passion to   provide high quality dental treatment with a  sense of care and empathy.

She travels regularly to International Dental Conferences to  remain updated with  the latest advances in  endodontic treatment.

Martina is  committed to providing  a relaxed environment throughout her clinical treatments.

 

Dominika Bito

Lead Receptionist

Dominika has developed excellent customer skills from years working  front of house in a number of  demanding service driven careers. It has enabled her to quickly build a warm, professional rapport with our wonderful patients and help create a friendly, calm working environment.

She prides herself  on excellent communication, her caring patient liason, and the accumulated dental knowledge  working within this niche sector.

Rupa Balaji

Dental Hygienist and & Therapist

GDC  No.  224914

Dip DHDT ( QMUL)

Rupa joined Ham Dental practice in Jan 2021. She graduated from the prestigious Queen Mary University of London, Barts and the London dental school.

Rupa excelled at University and was awarded the Dean’s Prize  in recognition for  her academic excellence and commitment

After graduation Rupa was offered a place in the foundation therapy scheme, conducted by Health of England which helped her hone her skills,

Rupa is passionate about evidence based dentistry and keeps up to date with the latest developments to provide excellent care to her patients.

As a hygienist, Rupa believes that prevention is paramount in achieving good oral health and particularly enjoys educating her patients on the benefits of good oral hygiene habits in a way that suits each individual and works around their busy life style.

Rupa’s calm and friendly demeanour makes her great with nervous  patients and children.

Outside of work she loves cooking and spending time with her family.

Lisa Rogova

Trainee Dental Nurse

Lisa is  from Latvia, and can speak  fluent English, Russian and Latvian.

She came to London in 2014 after completing her Bachelor  Degree in Denmark. In her spare time Lisa loves to travel and explore new countries, especially islands. She is a good baker and cook,  and has a substantial knowledge about healthy eating. She loves sports, and was previously a fitness trainer for many  years.

Lisa enjoys working with people, and has  patience, good communication, and empathy.

She is always keen to learn and to expand her knowledge. Lisa believes a positive mindset is the key to success in everything we do.

Leyna Pope

Dental Nurse

GDC No. 161986
Leyna has been a qualified dental nurse since 2006, and
has a wealth of nursing experience. She is especially interested in Implants, continually expand her knowledge in this area.
Leyna prides herself with ensuring that patients  always feel at ease. She’s also dedicated to creating  a calm, and orderly working environment.
In her spare time she  likes to keep fit, and enjoys walks with her young daughter, Pilates and swimming.