In a nutshell, your first appointment is an important two-way communication between our specialists and yourself in order to discover all the concerns you might have about your mouth, whether large or small. While ensuring you are fully at ease, we will conduct a thorough examination and explain exactly where any problem areas lie.
If you are interested in cosmetic dentistry, we also have smile enhancing software which will visibly show you what can be achieved.
1. We look at your neck, muscles and glands in your neck (Extra oral)
2. Inside your mouth- cheeks, palate and tongue (Intraoral)
3. Jaw joint
4. Your bite
5. Digital records of your teeth and any dental work (charting)
6. Condition of gums- (BPE, full pocket chart or BOP)
7. Xrays (2 included)
8. Photographs- of your teeth and smile
Raman is a specialist orthodontist working at Bow Lane and a post-graduate tutor at King’s College Dental Institute London on the MSc Programme of Aesthetic Dentistry. Raman is an Invisalign Platinum Elite Doctor, clinical speaker and a key opinion leader for Invisalign. He has been an Invisalign provider since 2008 and has treated hundreds of Invisalign cases to date.×
Sameena qualified at Bristol Dental School in 2000 and has worked both in practice and in hospital. She is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and gained her specialist qualification in endodontics from King’s college London.×
After qualifying from Guys Hospital in 1996 Zaki embarked upon a career pathway, which lead to him gaining a 2 year Masters Degree in Implant Dentistry from the GKT Institute. Zaki has a Diploma in Dental Sedation, as well as in Hypnotherapy and has recently become a Licentiate of The Faculty of Homeopathy. He is a member of the Association of Dental Implantology in the UK and is an Editorial Consultant for Dental Implant Summaries, a widely distributed Implant Journal. He has been working as part of the Bow Lane team since it was started in 2001.×
Mark graduated from Kings College Hospital Dental School in 1992. He obtained a surgically based Fellowship in Dental Surgery (FDS) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1996 and entry onto the General Dental Council Specialist list in Oral Surgery in 1998.
He undertook specialist training in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics at the world renowned Eastman Dental Institute in London and obtained the Specialist Diploma of Membership in Restorative Dentistry (MRD) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2004.×
Fahd qualified in 2003 from University of Glasgow. He later undertook various hospital posts and degrees at the Universities of Newcastle upon Tyne and Leicester, as well as, the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Fahd developed interests in restorative dentistry, oral surgery and sedation for anxious dental patients.×