Meet the Team

All our staff are happy to advise you on our practice facilities, and give advice on types of treatment available, and the cost.

The Dentists

Kav Mehta BDS

Kav joined Keyworth Dental Practice March 2021 as senior partner. Kav is a kind, caring and thoughtful clinician. He has a gentle manner and works hard to achieve the very best for his patients. He is conscientious, thorough and a great communicator and clearly well-liked by both patients and staff. Originally from Nottingham, Kav qualified from King’s College London in 2009. He has since worked at the Queen’s Medical Centre, carrying out Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery and has worked in both NHS and private general practices across the Midlands. 

Kav  has a passion for oral surgery, prosthetics and was also awarded the Certificate for the 1-1 course at Sheffield University in providing dental implants. This is an option he intends to introduce for his patients here at Keyworth Dental Practice

Kav has a vision for Keyworth Dental Practice to be a key pillar within Keyworth; not only providing excellent dental care for patients from Keyworth and the surrounding area, but also to be involved with local community projects and affiliating the practice with local charities.

In Kav’s free time he is a sports enthusiast and loves watching anything competitive, he has a particular interest in football and is a Man United supporter. When he’s not watching sports he enjoys watching movies both new and old. 

Kav is looking forward to getting to know his patients and providing dental care with a smile!

GDC Number – 177630

Aarti Mehta
Specialist Orthodontist

If you’re interested in straighter teeth or braces, please call us on 01159 375 828 or email us. You can also refer a patient to us.

Aarti qualified with honours in dentistry, from King’s College London in 2010. She qualified with distinction and was awarded with numerous prizes for her clinical and academic achievements.

In 2018 she completed her Orthodontic training with the University of Birmingham and graduated with a Masters in Science and was awarded her membership in Orthodontics.

She is an active committee member of the British Orthodontic Society’s Orthodontic Specialist Group. She is a certified practitioner in Invisalign ‘clear’ braces, and Incognito ‘lingual’ braces.

Away from Orthodontics, Aarti enjoys travelling, eating out, keeping fit and her newest hobby is rock climbing.

Aarti prides herself on listening to her patients to deliver the smile they want. She has a warm and caring approach with the children and adult patients that she treats.

Creating smiles is what she does all day, every day, so we’re confident you’ll be pleased with the results. Book in to meet her and find out how passionate she is about giving you your smile back.

GDC Number – 192684


Sachin Ghodke BDS

Sachin joined Keyworth Dental Practice in July 2008. Having qualified from Sheffield Dental School in 1993. Before joining us he worked in a private practice in Derby for eight years. He has been very keen in updating his skills and knowledge, attending numerous postgraduate courses over the years, these include cosmetic dentistry, implants and the treatment of head and neck pain. He has completed a two-year postgraduate diploma in restorative dentistry with a special interest in gum treatments. His other interests include photography and travelling. He is married and has two young children.

GDC Number – 69394

The Rest of the Team

Racheal Hood 

Practice Manager

Allie Crisp



Allie qualified as a hygienist at Sheffield in 2008 before which she worked as a dental nurse and has been in dentistry for over 20 years.

She particularly enjoys treating our nervous patients and children.

Allie is a keen crafter, gardener and she is currently learning to play the piano.

GDC Number 152191

Dental Nurse 

Kim joined us in 2018 she is our decontamination lead and is very diligent at ensuring that all our protocols and safety measures are up to date and adhered to. Her caring and gentle manner makes our patients feel relaxed and at ease when they visit our practice.

She works alongside Aarti as our orthodontic nurse.

GDC Number 261551


Dental Nurse GDC Number – 257581

Rebecca has been a qualified dental nurse for 12 years and joined us at KDP in November 2021.

 She has a very caring manner putting our patients at ease.


Dental Nurse GDC Number – 313740

Neve joined our team in April 2022 and has become a valued and competent member of our team.

She recently gain her NVQ level 3 in dental nursing.


Originally Jenn Joined the team as a dental nurse, she now heads up the reception side of the practice. With a wealth of knowledge Jennifer can confidently answer any queries or concerns you may have about your dental health when you call to make an appointment. 

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