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Dr V Murugaraj


Special interest in Oral Surgery

BDS, MFDS RCS (Eng) FFD RCSI (Ireland) Oral Surgery with Oral Medicine

GDC Registration

Raj qualified in 1998 from Dr MGR Medical University, India. His post-graduate training entirely in the United Kingdom has provided extensive exposure in the field of oral surgery. He has successfully attained FFD RCSI in oral surgery with oral medicine, confirming his academic knowledge and experience in the field.

He is currently working as a part time Specialty Doctor in Oral & Maxillofacial surgery at Royal Berkshire Hospital.

He has published a number of articles in peer reviewed journals, and gives periodic lectures in Oral surgery and Oral medicine.
Raj has joined the team of other specialist at Octagon Dental Centre, Southampton and happy to take referrals for Wisdom teeth removals, routine and surgical extractions under local anesthetic.

Dr Aravind Sampath


BDS, MDS, MS, Tamil Nadu Dr MGR 1993, Statutory Exam 2006
Specialist Orthodontist

GDC Registration

Aravind was selected to pursue his masters training as an Orthodontist from TNGDC, Chennai, based on his undergraduate achievement. He spent over 20 years as an orthodontic practitioner and mentoring dental students, before relocating to the UK in 2006. Over the years he has gained vast experience in managing malocclusions of varying severity. Aravind uses wide variety of orthodontic and orthopaedic appliances to achieve ideal results.

Following recent certification, Aravind has added Incognito lingual orthodontics to list of other treatment modalities like the fixed appliance, functional and clear aligner.

Aravind continues update skills by regularly attending course and meetings. Aravind conducts courses for general dentist and nurses on orthodontics.

Amy-Beth Grantham



GDC Registration

Amy is a qualified Dental Hygienist and Dental Therapist and qualified from Portsmouth University in 2014. Prior to this she trained and worked as a dental nurse and worked in the local area. She has an interest in working with nervous patients to ease them into dental treatment and also enjoys working with children to promote good habits that they can take in to adulthood.