Here at Smiles by Hillside in Mill Hill, we know that it is our patients who will determine whether we are gentle in our dentistry, exceptionally skilled in our profession and suitable to their budgets.
We understand that todays patient needs to be listened to and we promise to provide dental care which is comprehendible, relaxing, and outstanding in its results.
Dental Surgeon | GDC No. 45912
Dr Tarun (Terry) Majithia, principle dentist of Smiles by Hillside since 1980, began his career in dentistry after graduation in 1972 from University College Hospital. Completing his primary FDS coursework as the Royal College of Surgeons, he then pursued LDSRCS coursework at Royal Dental College at Leicester Square. His first practice was established in London's famous Ladbrook Grove, with his second and third practices being located in Mill Hill and Colindale.
The Smiles by Hillside practice has successfully grown since Dr Terry's takeover in 1980, as well as expanding and refurbishing the clinic premises to accommodate that growth, becoming an advanced dental centre known for excellent advanced treatments and techniques.
Embracing the importance of continued education and training, Dr Terry pursues skill update opportunities at every opportunity. Over the years, he has expanded his skills set through coursework, seminars, and conferences on dental implantology, occlusion, veneers, porcelain bonding, and botox, learning from esteemed dentistry leaders such as the Larry Rosanhal Institute, the Munich Implant Conference, Implantologist expert - Dr Stephan Phelan, Andre Sadum in Paris, and Dr Bo Ibson of Santa Barbara, California.
Dr Terry believes excellence in dentistry is attainable with an extraordinary team of professionals. To that end, he brought in associate Dr Rena Uberoi, who has been with the practice for nearly 20 years.
GDC No. 266862
Dr. Ilay Maden studied dentistry and did his Ph.D. studies for periodontology in University of Istanbul. After working at different privatepractices including his fathers, in Istanbul, practicing only periodontology and implantology, got registered in both Israel and the UK. He is nowsettled in the UK to pursue his ambition to help patients achieve a healthy and good looking smile. He has a special interest in gum conditions, whichmay present with bleeding gums (may also be looking red and swollen),recession on gums (longer looking teeth) and overgrowth of gums. He alsoprovides the pink aesthetics side of full mouth rehabilitations, which meanslevelling of the gums to end up with the perfect smile and harmony betweenthe white and pink.
He also has received his Master of Science degree for Lasers in Dentistryfrom Aachen University, Germany. Dr. Ilay Maden has been teaching laserdentistry all around the world for the last decade. He both has been anauthor to research papers and is an editor in one of the highest rankedscientific journals in addition to lecturing at dental congresses on laserdentistry. He is happy to introduce this technology to Smiles by Hillside dental practice in addition to the Harley Street practice he works in. Dr.Ilay Maden is a member of World Federation for Laser Dentistry, World Academy for Laser Education &Research in Dentistry, European Federation ofPeriodontology, British Dental Association,Turkish Dental Association,Turkish Society of Periodontology and Turkish Academy of Esthetic Dentistry.
GDC No. 239889
Qualified in Romania, 2011 and currently doing his Master Degree in Oral Surgery.Dr. Ionel Nistor provides a full range of dental services of varying complexities, as well having special interests in aesthetics which involves carrying out non-surgical treatment of lines and wrinkles of the face and lip enhancements through safe and effective techniques.
In 2015 Dr. Ionel Nistor completed a post graduate course in Endodontics and went on to complete his training in Dermal Fillers and Facial Rejuvenation/non-surgical Facial Aesthetic Treatments in 2016 which then allowed him to become a certified Facial Aesthetics Practitioner.
Dr. Ionel Nistor is very approachable and understanding, which allows him to tailor his treatment to suit each patient's individual needs. His engaging and friendly nature will make even the most nervous of patients feel at ease. Dr Ionel Nistor main hobbies includes motorbike, tennis, basketball and travelling.
Business Development Manager
Damola is a certified Prince 2 IT Project Manager with extensive experience in project management and control, development and implementation of custom software during his time at SAP & Nationwide Building Society. He graduated from the University of Hull Business School in 2006 with a BA in Business Management & Economics.
Damola made the transition to the dental industry in 2015 and has since been able to help improve the internal processes and quality control of the practices he has worked in. With a strong analytical background and personable demeanour Damola is able to use his interpersonal skills to ensure your experience at Smiles is one to look forward to rather than dread.
Dental Surgeon | GDC No. 69753
Rena qualified from guys hospital in 1993, since then she has been with us as an associate dentist as a general practitioner. As well her general dentistry skills which include construction of natural looking dentures, root canal treatments, routine crown and bridge, gum treatments and generally caring for you and your family's dental needs.
During this time with us, she has pursued interests in cosmetic dentistry and "bad bite" problems after having received training from the Aesthetic Advantage course in New York and with the the Stockport IPSO Dental Group for Occlusion UK.
Her specialised training enables her to meticulously plan and care for patients that suffer from headaches, clenching, grinding of teeth and who have severe bite problems causing clicking or popping of the jaw joint( TMJ ).
She will carefully assess your specific needs and customise the treatment to you so as to create your beautiful smile that works in harmony with your bite, jaw joint and muscles of the face.
The result of which is a more efficient and effective chewing ability which reduces the stress on the surrounding muscles of the face making you look more youthfull coupled with a beautiful and natural smile.
Human Resources Manager
GDC No. 64320
A graduate of the Newcastle-upon-Tyne Dental School, Dr David Bloom has become recognised as a leader in the field of dentistry.
Having been a lead dentist at the same dental studio since 1990, David now instructs and lectures nationally and internationally, and is a sought after expert working for a range of dental practices. David is trusted both by celebrities and other dentists seeking treatment for themselves.
With a dentist father (also graduated from Newcastle) and brothers who are doctors, David believes his passion and enthusiasm for all aspects of dentistry is in the genes.
David believes in preventative dentistry first and foremost. Ensuring a healthy smile is paramount and the foundation of his work.
If treatment is required and elective work is undertaken, David believes it is his role to complete a thorough comprehensive diagnosis to allow him to present all options to the person. This allows the individual to make the choices that they feel are right for them. David listens to the needs and desires and applies his extensive knowledge and skill to provide exceptional results.
David focuses on comprehensive restorative and cosmetic dentistry that creates amazing, healthy, and long lasting results. He prides himself on his attention to detail, and insistence on using only the very best materials.
David works with other specialists but believes it is his role to be the leader of the team ensuring all work is completed to the highest possible standard.
Dental Hygienist - EDH
Graduated as a hygienist from Kings College University London in 2005.
Nicole, has experience working with both adults and children, and is especially good at helping nervous patients feel at ease with her informal and friendly manner. She also has an amazing ability to identify individual patient needs and provide a more personalised course of treatment for each patient.
Nicole Sadler, is very passionate about her work - be it cleaning teeth or re-establishing and maintaining their oral health, as well as in teeth whitening.
Nurse | GDC No. 242554
Prior to becoming a Dental Nurse at Smiles by Hillside, Cristina worked as a Maternity Nurse back home in Romania. Cristina is very warm and friendly. Her years of general nursing experience have enabled her to provide dental nursing care at the highest of standards.
When she is not working, Cristina likes to spend time with her daughter and husband.