Our Team


Mr Ali Hussain

BDS (Lond); MFDS RCS (Edin) 2002; MSc Implant Dentistry (KCL)

Special interest in Dental Implants GDC Number 80214

Ali qualified in 2001 from the United Medical and Dental School (UMDS) of Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospitals, London. After completing his vocational training year, he worked as a Maxillofacial and Oral Surgeon at The Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading, Wexham Park Hospital in Slough as well as stints at hospitals in Wolverhampton, Halifax and Bradford, gaining extensive experience in all aspects of surgical dentistry especially surgical extraction of wisdom teeth. During this time he gained his membership of the Royal College of Surgeons.

Ali then spent almost three years working for the Community Dental Service, treating patients with complex medical problems as well as extremely nervous and dental phobic patients, thus gaining experience in Dental Sedation, in which he is now a member of The Society for Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry. He focused on Oral Surgery carrying out regular general anaesthetic lists at Bexhill Hospital.

Ali also spent over three years working in other private dental practices gaining extensive experience in restorative dentistry, before starting Little Common Dental Practice in 2007.

He undertook and completed his Masters degree in Dental lmplantology from Guys Hospital London in 2009.

Dr Sela Hussain

BDS, MSc (Hons) MFDS (Edin) 2002 MFGDP (UK) FDS (Rest Dent) RCS (Edin)Sela

Consultant in Restorative Dentistry GDC Number 76701

Sela graduated in Dentistry from UMDS of Guy’s and St Thomas’s Dental Hospital, London in 1999. Thereafter, she worked as a house officer in Oral Surgery and Restorative Dentistry at Guy’s Hospital.

Following this she spent a year as a vocational trainee, then a spell in general dental practice where she obtained both her MFGDP and MFDS, before returning to hospital as a Senior House Officer in Restorative Dentistry at the Eastman Dental Hospital in 2002.

She then underwent her Specialist Registrar training in Restorative Dentistry at the Eastmans, whilst undertaking an Eastman Conservative Dentistry Masters programme in 2003/4, which she passed with distinction.

Sela was awarded Fellowship in Restorative Dentistry in November 2007 and is on the Specialist Register for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics, Periodontology, Endodontics and Restorative Dentistry.

She was appointed Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at the Eastman Dental Hospital in January 2008 and Queen Marys Sidcup in October 2009.

She lectures to the postgraduates on the various programmes at the Eastman Dental Institute, and locally to general dental practitioners and has published widely.

She has a special interest in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics, including Implant therapy, Hypodontia and tooth wearcases, as well as Periodontics