Dr Najla Nizarali
Dedicated Dental Sedationist
Consultant in Special Care Dentistry, Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Trust
- MFDS RCS (Eng)
- MSCD FDS RCS (Ed)
- MFDT RCS (Ed)
GDC No: 76521
Dr Nizarali is a consultant in Special Care Dentistry and has been a full-time member of staff at the Department of Sedation and Special Care Dentistry at Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust since 2007.
She has a vast amount of experience in teaching and treating anxious/phobic patients under basic and advanced sedation techniques in both general practice and hospital settings. Her areas of interest and expertise are in treating patients with basic and advanced conscious sedation techniques, managing the dental care of patients with haematological disorders and challenging medical problems and disabilities.
Dr Nizarali is the course organiser for the undergraduate Sedation and Special Care Dentistry course and supervises undergraduate and postgraduate MSc students in Sedation and Special Care dentistry clinically. She also carries out research related to sedation and special care dentistry and supervises postgraduate students through their research projects.
Dr Nizarali is also on the teaching faculty for SAAD (Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry) and has been lecturing for SAAD for 10 years. She also teaches postgraduate courses on both basic and advanced conscious sedation to dentists and dental care professionals.