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Dr Saaqib Ali

Principal Dentist and Clinical Lead

Dr Ali is the Principal and Clinical lead at Sherwood Dental Practice.  He graduated from Guys & St Thomas Hospital (London) in 1999 and completed his Foundation Training year in Royal Leamington Spa in 2000.

He worked in several practices in the Midlands before setting up Sherwood Dental Practice in 2003.

He has been a long-standing  Vocational Trainer for the West Midlands Deanery and has mentored several dentists starting out in their NHS careers. He regularly delivers lectures to dentists on the Solihull VT scheme and is also a coach and mentor for Midlands and East Regional Dental Faculty.

He has previously been invited to lecture dentists on the Business side of Dentistry including; the Royal College of Surgeons in London and the entire Invisalign UK sales team at Align Technology Headquarters.

He is a member of the Central England Specialists Peer review group and has also attended multiple post graduate courses in Europe and the UK.

He has trained under some industry leading experts and completed several hands-on courses in composite bonding, Invisalign , business management, Implant placement and Digital Dentistry.

He has previously been awarded the Best Young Dentist in the Midlands and has appeared in several articles including the Solihull Observer , Dentistry Magazine, The Sikh Times, Mercedes enthusiast  and the Irish Post. He has also been a dental advisor to Asian network radio and the Danny Kelly Radio Show. He is a great fan of Instagram and regularly posts updates on the developments at the practice under the name designerdentist.

Dr. Ali has a very caring and relaxed bedside manner and particularly experienced in treating anxious patients. He has carried out thousands of successful procedures involving tooth whitening, composite bonding , white fillings, veneers , crowns and bridges. Most of his crown and bridge work is carried out using a digital iTero scanner which avoids the use of impression materials. He is also a registered Invisalign braces provider and is trained in Implant placement.

Dr. Ali is married to Dr Farah Alam and together they have  two young children. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and taking his dog Lexi on long country walks. Dr Ali is a serious petrol head and car enthusiast. He has owned a number of sports cars and has restored several classic cars. He often seen outside in the carpark looking at cars with his patients. He also enjoys gardening and landscaping, painting with acrylics, interior design and property renovation.

GDC No: 77158

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