Meet the Team

Dr. Edwin Scher

Specialist in Oral Surgery and Prosthodontics

GDC: 47101

Specialist in Oral Surgery and Prosthodontics (Crown and bridge reconstruction) and visiting professor at Temple university perio and implant department, Philadelphia.

Refer a patient – implant referral

Dr Scher’s CV (Short CV)

Dr Scher’s CV (Full CV)

Dr. Nikolaos Gkranias


GDC: 85048

I am a specialist in Periodontics (Gum disease) and a consultant at the Royal London Hospital interested in gum problems around dental implants.

Dr Sophie Goodman

General Dentist

GDC: 251471

Dr Sophie Goodman graduated from The University of Bristol in 2014. Sophie enjoys providing general dentistry in a relaxed and friendly environment.

She keeps up to date with the latest techniques in dentistry, including cosmetic composite bonding and short-term orthodontic alignment. She is passionate about whole-patient care and believes in prevention and minimally-invasive treatments. Outside of dentistry, Sophie likes to keep active. She participated in The London Marathon in October 2022 and is planning her next challenge!

Dr Rohan Shaffery

General Dentist

GDC: 289429

Having graduated with a Bachelor in Dental Surgery from King’s College London, Rohan immediately took a strong interest in postgraduate education to provide his patients with a higher level of care.

Dentistry is entering a new digital era with contemporary technology innovating the profession. Rohan enjoys implementing digital dentistry into his practice. Rohan was also nominated for the ‘Future of Dentistry Awards in 2018. Away from dentistry, in his early years, he played football. He was regularly disappointed by his hometown team, Derby County and was captain of his university football team.

He also enjoys playing tennis and socialising with his friends, and you may often find him in the karaoke booth.

Kristina Sotiropoulos


GDC: 265330

Kristina is  our professional dental hygienist who will look after your cleaning routine and train you to maintain your teeth at home.

Sarah Payne

Practice Manager

GDC: 157888

Sarah is our excellent practice manager, and you will meet her at our reception when you arrive at the practice. After working here alongside Dr Scher for twenty-two years, she knows everything there is to know about implants, nursing and looking after our patients and practice.

Laura Burgess

Head Nurse

GDC: 105733

Laura is Dr Scher’s nurse, who has been at the practice for twelve years; she possesses super-natural skills of having 4 hands at once during surgical procedures and assists with general and implant dentistry. We are so lucky to have Laura running our nursing team here at Walpole Street.

Doreen Wilson


GDC: 121598

Doreen is our newest staff member, and we welcome her to our team. She has a wealth of knowledge and experience, and we feel fortunate to have her working with us and looking after our patients.

Belinda McBride


Originates from South Africa, Belinda brings a wealth of experience to the practice, especially with her legal background.