Meet The Team

Dr. Raj Gonsai

Principal Dentist

GDC 73465
BDS (London 1997), MSc ConDent (EDH 2007)

Described by both peers and patients alike as a ‘highly committed and skilled practitioner’, Raj’s special interests lie in all aspects of routine and advanced restorative dentistry, cosmetics and full mouth rehabilitations.

Dr. Barry Bloom

Principal Dentist

GDC 39109
LDS RCS (Eng) BDS (Hons, London 1963) University of London

Barry qualified with honours from the London Hospital Dental School in 1963, recognised during his undergraduate course for his commitment to quality and receiving awards in Conservative dentistry.

Dr. Nina Dollay

Clinical Director/ Special interest in Endodontics

GDC 76360
BDS (Hons, St. Bartholomew’s & The Royal London Hospital 1999), BSc (Hons, University of London 1997), MFDS RCS (Eng), Dip Orth (University of Bristol), MSc (Endodontics, University of London)

Nina carried out her dental undergraduate studies at the St. Bartholomew’s & The Royal London Hospital School of Medicine and Dentistry, completing an intercalated BSc prior to her qualification in 1999 with honours.

Dr. Asha Dwarakanath

Associate Dentist

GDC 69601
BDS (University of Leeds)

Asha qualified from Leeds in 1992 and has been in practice for over 20 years. She gained her certificate in Restorative dentistry from the Eastman dental institute in 2012.

Miss Saghar Khosravi DDH

Dental Hygienist

GDC 5315
Royal Dental College, Stockholm 1997

Saghar graduated in Dental Hygiene in 1997 from the Royal Dental College in Stockholm, Sweden and after a period of working in private practice in Florence, she joined Bloom & Gonsai in 2006. Saghar is extremely committed to continuing professional development and regularly attends courses and conferences in the UK and abroad.

Miss Tawny Fontana RDH

Dental Hygienist

GDC 257099
Year of graduation 2009

Tawny graduated in Dental Hygiene and Therapy in 2009, where she was awarded the prestigious Sunstar gum prize and later graduated with honors. She joined Bloom and Gonsai in 2015 and currently splits her week practicing hygiene and attending acting classes and open mics around the city. Tawny regularly attends continuing education courses.

Peter Ayliffe

Oral Maxillo-Facial Surgeon

GDC 3565809


Dental Nurse Trainee

Abbie joined the practice in 2019. She is a dedicated member of staff and is very keen to learn. She is currently taking her dental nurse course and has interest in restorative and cosmetic treatments.



Vija has worked in dental practices since 2014, gaining experience in all aspects of dental practice before joining Bloom & Gonsai in 2019. She is your first point of contact for all enquiries related to your dental care. She is a hardworking addition to the team and always keeps a professional manner.