Our Team


Dr. Nishma Kotecha. BDS MFDS RCS Eng

GDC No: 85859
Dr Kotecha qualified from Guys, King's and St Thomas's Dental School and is the Principal Dentist of the practice. She realised her love for extractions and decided to undertake 2 years of hospital experience as a maxillofacial SHO, while completing her postgraduate studies. She continued her skills in surgical dentistry to include implants. By constantly updating her knowledge in all aspects of dentistry, she is able to improve the standard of care that she is able to offer and which she feels that her patients deserve.

Dr. Bryony Lee BDS

GDC No: 77877
Dr Lee qualified from the University of Newcastle in 2000 and joined Church Langley Dental Practice in 2003. She enjoys the wide variety of work in general dental practice, as well as the chance to get to know her patients over time and help them improve and maintain their dental health. Outside work, she is kept busy by her two children and various pets and is an enthusiastic singer and intermittent runner.

Dr. Khaled Syed BDS

GDC No: 85900
Khaled qualified from Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2005. He is an experienced dentist who recently joined us after spending many years at his previous practice and enjoys all aspects of general dentistry. Khaled is a North Londoner, who has always practiced in Essex . He very much enjoys working here. He has a very easy going manner and enjoys getting to know his patients, and helping them to be happy with their teeth and smile. Khaled enjoys that patients that used to see him as children, now bring their own children to see him. Outside of dentistry, Khaled enjoys running and taking part in events such as Parkrun and Run-through. He enjoys sports and lots of outdoor activities with his two young children such forest school, gardening and volunteering in meadows. Khaled enjoys travelling, cinema and eating out with friends and family. He is a big euro board games fan and enjoys taking part in national competitions.


Dominika Badziagowska (Dip Dent Hygiene) - Hygienist

GDC No: 177221
Dominika started her dental journey in 2002 as a dental nurse, and progressed on to qualifying as a dental hygienist/therapist in 2009 from the University of Sheffield. She continues to stay at the forefront of new research and developments through continuing professional development and believes prevention is the easiest and the best way to stay healthy. Dominka joined Church Langley Dental Practice in 2010 and is valued member of the team. In her spare time she likes to cook, going to the cinema and tending to her indoor garden.

Eleanor Ridge (Dip Dent Hygiene) - Hygienist

GDC No: 165216
Eleanor trained as a dental hygiene therapist at King's College in 2011 after 11 years as working as a Dental Nurse. She has a keen interest in holistic medicine and sees the patient as a whole. She prides herself on her gentle approach, especially with nervous patients.

Eleanor joined Church Langley Dental Practice in 2014 and is an enthusiastic member of the team. Eleanor enjoys organising events for a local social
group, singing in a choir, doing pilates and scuba diving.

She is currently preparing for a spell of voluntary work in Malawi in July 2022 with Dentaid, an international charity that provides dental care to impoverished communities.