Dentist in Caterham, Surrey

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About Us

Meet our Team

All our dentists adhere to the rules governing the profession under strict guidance from the General Dental Council (GDC) "Standards for Dental Professionals".

Timberhill Dental Practice aims to provide high quality, comprehensive dentistry within a relaxed, friendly environment.

Dr Derrick Sathananthan

B.D.S (Lond) MFGDP (UK)
GDC Reg No. 79869
Principal Dentist

Derrick qualified from Guy's Dental Hospital, London, in 2001. He worked in general dental practices in Croydon and Oxted before joining the Timberhill Dental Team in 2005.

Derrick enjoys providing all aspects of dental care. He continues to enhance his professional skills and development as a dentist by undertaking postgraduate training.

He obtained his MFGDP (UK) qualification from the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners at the Royal College of Surgeons in 2007.

He has completed a one year course at the Tatum Institute of implant dentistry in Birmingham. He has also completed the first two continuums in advanced dentistry at the Pankey Institute in Florida.

Dr Bela Treon

BDS (Lon) LDS RCS (Eng)
GDC Reg No. 64048
Dentist

Bela Treon qualified in 1988 following studies at Kings College London University and received her LDS RCS (Eng) from The Royal College of Surgeons in 1989.

Bela has formed a strong foundation focusing on Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry. She has provided excellent cosmetic dentistry for Timberhill Dental practice for the last year. Bela is a member of the British Dental Association (BDA) and the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) and continues to develop her skills on the latest techniques and advanced procedures.

Bela aims to offer the best possible care for her clients by being understanding of patient concerns and informative about different treatments. She coordinates with Timberhill's multidisciplinary team to produce outstanding patient results. A reflection of Bela's expertise is that anxious patients are often referred to her for both invasive and non-invasive treatments.

Dr Anita Sandhu

BDS (Birm)
GDC Reg No. 210860
Dentist

Dr Sandhu joined Timberhill in September 2016. She completed her dentistry training at Birmingham University in 2011. Since then she has worked in the Sussex and Surrey areas at various practices developing her skills and experiences. Anita enjoys spending time with family and friends, and making the most of living near London, by visiting exhibitions, theatre and the many restaurants it has to offer. She works with us on Monday to Thursday.

Darshna Kshatri

BDS Birm, Cert RDP Eastman UCL
GDC Reg No. 194586

Darshna graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2010 after which she spent five years working in central London. During this time she completed a Certificate in Restorative Dental Practice at the prestigious Eastman Dental Institute UCL for which she received a distinction. She has completed part 1 membership exams of the Royal College of Surgeons Joint Dental Faculties. She is currently undertaking further postgraduate studies in Cosmetic and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry under the teaching of leading cosmetic dentist Christopher Orr. She is dedicated to continual learning, striving to offer her patients the latest and most appropriate treatments to the highest standards.

Specialist Endodontist

Dr Vipul Kataria

BDS (Bristol), DPDS (Bristol), MFGDP (UK) RCS (Eng.), MSc (UCL Eastman)
Practice Limited to Endodontics
Clinical Teacher, King's College London
Certified Dentsply Maillefer Trainer

GDC Reg No. 77684

Vipul is a highly qualified dentist, who graduated from the University of Bristol in 2000. After completing several postgraduate courses, he gained his Masters Degree (MSc) in Endodontics at the world renowned Eastman Dental Hospital in 2010.

Kataria Endodontics

Since 2008, Vipul has limited his practice to Endodontics, accepting referrals from colleagues from all over the South East of England. Vipul is also a Clinical Teacher and Lecturer and from 2011 to the present he has taught on the Endodontic component for the Restorative Certificate. From May 2013 he has taught final year undergraduate students at King's College London.

For more information, please visit: http://www.katariaendodontics.co.uk/

Hygienist

Mrs Anne Ford

GDC Reg No. 1650
Dental Hygienist

Qualified Hygienist with extended duties. PG cap in higher education is also a Part time tutor.

Trained at Guys Dental School, London

Lives Locally and has two children.

Joined the Team at Timberhill Dental Practice in January 2017.

Laura McClune

Dip Hyg DCP
GDC Reg No. 6721
Hygienist

Laura qualified from Kings College London in 2005. She has many years of experience in both NHS and Private practices. She prides herself on her ability to make even the most nervous patient feel at ease. Laura joined Timberhill in September 2016. Outside of work she has a keen interest in health and fitness.