London Specialist Dentists
Dr Lloyd Searson
BDS, MS (Univ. of Michigan), FDS.RCS(Eng)
Consultant and Specialist in Restorative Dentistry
Lloyd graduated in 1980 from the Welsh National School of Medicine, Cardiff. Following graduation, he continued to work at the school in the departments of Oral Surgery and Conservative Dentistry before accepting a post in the department of Conservative Dentistry at the Eastman Dental Institute. In 1983 Lloyd won a prestigious, highly competitive Science and Engineering Research Scholarship which allowed him to enroll onto the Master of Science in Restorative Dentistry programme at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, USA.
After completing his MSc in 1985, Lloyd returned to work at The Eastman Dental Institute where he was a highly respected and longstanding Consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer in the Prosthodontics department for over twenty years. During this time, Lloyd took over one of the most illustrious restorative practices in London and The London Centre for Prosthodontics was born.
In addition to his time spent at the practice, Lloyd lectures nationally and internationally in all aspects of prosthodontics and implant dentistry. He is renowned as one of the leading implant surgeons in the United Kingdom and he has co-authored two books on the subject. He continues to treat cases and teach within the hospital setting as a Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at Kings College Dental Hospital. Lloyd continues to be invited to serve as an examiner for various post-graduate degrees at centres such as the Royal College of Surgeons.
Lloyd is past president of The American Dental Society of Europe. He is a Fellow of the International College of Dentistry and the American College of Dentistry and a member of The Pierre Fauchard Academy, The American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics and The American Dental Association.
GDC No: 54293
Dr Kavit N Shah
BDS, MFDS.RCS(Eng), M.Clin.Dent, MRD.RCS(Eng)
Specialist in Prosthodontics
Kavit graduated from Guys’ Kings and St Thomas’ School of Dentistry in 2002. Following graduation he worked in general dental practice and held dental hospital posts in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Medicine and Restorative Dentistry. In 2005, after successfully gaining membership of The Faculty of Dental Surgery of the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of England, he enrolled onto a four year Masters and Specialist Training Programme in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics at the internationally acclaimed Eastman Dental Institute. Kavit graduated at the top of his class with a distinction, he was awarded the UCH Alumni prize for excellence in Prosthodontics and he is now a recognised specialist in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics by The General Dental Council.
Throughout his training he worked side-by-side with Dr Searson, and in 2008 he joined The London Centre for Prosthodontics as a partner. In addition to the time spent at the practice, Kavit is a Senior Clinical Teaching Fellow at The Eastman Dental Institute, where he lectures and supervises graduate students in the treatment of implant and prosthodontic patients.
Kavit enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, providing care of the highest standard with his patients comfort and well-being as his top priority. He particularly enjoys providing treatment solutions for the complex cases, using all the skills his prosthodontic training has provided. The tenants through which he executes all treatment are longevity coupled with minimal intervention wherever possible.
GDC No: 81192
Dr Daniel Flynn
BDentSc, MFDS.RCSI, M.Clin.Dent, MRD
Specialist in Endodontics
Daniel graduated from Trinity College Dublin Dental School in 2002. Following graduation he spent three years initially working in the Dublin Dental Hospital, concentrating on both restorative dentistry and oral surgery followed by time spent in private dental practice. During this time he successfully completed the necessary examinations and gained prestigious membership of The Faculty of Dentistry of The Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland. Daniel then went on to successfully complete a three-year Clinical Masters and Specialist Training Programme in Endodontics at the Eastman Dental Institute and he is now a registered Specialist in Endodontics.
Daniel now spends the majority of his working week in private practice and he specializes in complex endodontic (root canal related) problems. He has a special interest in endodontic microsurgery and often receives referrals from other specialists in the field.
In addition to working in private practice, he lectures and gives hands-on courses for general dentists. Daniel also teaches Endodontics at the Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Healthcare Sciences.
GDC No: 100571
Emer McCormack (Dental Hygienist)
Emer graduated from the prestigious Eastman Dental Institute in 1998, when she joined the team at the London Centre for Prosthodontics. In addition to working with our team, Emer has spent time working alongside some of London’s most illustrious Periodontists and as a result she is has developed a keen interest and a excellent track record in the treatment of patients with gum disease.
Emer enjoys studying the dental literature and attending various courses in order to keep up to date with current techniques and as part of her continuing professional development. She is a member of The British Society of Dental Hygienists and Therapists (BSDHT) and The British Dental Association (BDA).
GDC No: 5367
Sophie Shah (Dental Hygienist & Therapist)
Sophie graduated from Barts and The London Dental Institute in 2006 with a Diploma in dental hygiene and therapy. Sophie is proficient in many aspects of conservative dentistry including the placement of fillings. She has a particularly empathetic and caring approach towards all her patients that compliments her exceptional clinical skills.
Sophie spends part of her week working with a team of specialist paediatric dentists and she has developed unique skills in the management and treatment of children of all ages. Her gentle approach has given her a long and faithful following of anxious and nervous patients. She is a member of The British Society of Dental Hygienists and Therapists (BSDHT).
GDC No: 104314
Cert in Dental Surgery Assisting NEBDSA 1984
Certificate of Proficiency in Dental Nursing UCLA 2009
Administration and accounts
Patient liaison and treatment co-ordinator