Dr. Wasima Shafique

BDS (Lon) MFDS RCS (Eng) - GDC number: 78190

Wasima qualified from Kings College University in 2000. After qualifying she spent a few years in Suffolk where she worked at Ipswitch Hospitals Oral and Maxillofacial surgery department and, like Somit, dealt with head and neck cancers and trauma cases.

Wasima is passionate about dentistry and education and has been a clinical lecturer in oral surgery at Guys, Kings and St Thomas School of medicine and dentistry for 12 years and counting. Having a role in educating the future generations of dentists to become compassionate and skilful practitioners is very important to Wasima. She believes that a kind, gentle and understanding approach to dentistry benefits patients immensely. Wasima will be in the surgery on Thursdays and also covering for Somit when he is away.

Wasima is married and has a lovely little boy. She paints landscapes in her spare time to relax and enjoys travelling.