The Practice

A place where smiles come true…

The Ridgeway Dental Surgery is an exclusively private dental practice offering implant, advanced aesthetic, prosthodontic & restorative dentistry in a comfortable ambience with state-of-the-art dental facilities. Our internationally renewed practice, established for nearly 30 years, has the latest amenities in a relaxing atmosphere for you to feel at ease. Come and relax in our reception lounge with a selection of beverages, light snacks, free WiFi, facilities to charge your mobile devices, and most importantly, enjoy our hospitality.

The Clinician

Irfan Ahmad (Dental Surgeon, GDC no. 59492), qualified at the University of Liverpool in 1984 with Distinction in Surgery in Finals – Part 1. After working in a group practice for two years, he established The Ridgeway Dental Surgery, in the London suburb of Harrow.

Irfan Ahmad has 30 years of clinical experience and maintains The Ridgeway Dental Surgery, emphasising implant, advanced aesthetic, prosthodontic and restorative dentistry. His academic achievements include nearly 200 publications pertaining to a variety of dental disciplines, author of 5 dental textbooks, and contributions to several other books by eminent clinicians. He is a member of the prestigious European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED), founding member of the International Academy for Adhesive Dentistry (IAAD), Honorary Professor of the Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy, and serves on the editorial review board of the Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry (jCD).

As well as lecturing in the UK, Irfan Ahmad is a popular invited speaker, and has lectured in 4 continents, in nearly 30 countries as diverse as Europe, Middle East, USA, South America, Russia, Scandinavia and China.

Essential Information


The practice is 20 miles NW from central London, and accessible by:

  • Train – 20 minutes from Baker Street to Harrow-on-the-Hill Metropolitan Line, and walking distance (5 minutes) from North Harrow (Metropolitan Line) or Rayners Lane (Piccadilly Line) underground stations
  • Car – ample off-street parking
  • Buses  – H9, H10, H11, H18, H19
  • Air – Heathrow Airport, 30-40 minutes by taxi, depending on traffic


If your treatment is protracted and you are travelling from afar, or abroad, we’ll gladly arrange hotel accommodation and transportation. Harrow has several comfortable hotels, many within walking distance of the practice, or alternately, we can arrange a hotel in London of your choice, and transportation to the practice. Please contact us for further information.

Emergency treatment

It is our policy to see, as soon as possible, all patients in pain or requiring urgent attention. The easiest way to contact us is by telephoning +44 (0)20 8861 3535, or alternately, e-mail,


We regularly have special promotional offers with discounts for a variety of treatments, please contact us for more details.


We are acutely aware that cost is often a primarily concern, and a deciding factor for seeking dental care. Therefore, will offer various treatment options for you to consider, before making a decision. Every treatment plan is bespoke, and tailored specifically to your needs and wishes. In all circumstances, a written estimate is prepared before commencing therapy; please see the fee guide below:

  • Initial consultation/examination for new patients – £99
  • Single surface anterior white filling – from £149
  • Tooth whitening – from £260 to £480
  • Simple extraction – £130
  • Scaling & polishing (single hygiene appointment) – £279
  • Crowns – from £1900 to £4500/unit
  • Hourly rate – from £600

For comprehensive treatments such as implants, aesthetic/cosmetic restorations, further diagnostics such as scans, clinical photography, plaster casts and wax-up simulations are necessary for carrying out anatomical, functional and aesthetic assessments. This allows us to offer treatment options that are bespoke to your specific clinical needs, and prepare an estimate before starting therapy.


We offer Denplan practice based capitation schemes, e.g. Denplan Essential Plan, from £39.85 to £113.61/month.

Dental regulatory body

To learn more about how the General Dental Council regulates dental professionals in the UK, please visit


Tell us what you think; we welcome your feedback, and if you would like to raise any concerns or complaints, please contact Irfan Ahmad, who is happy to address any matter in total confidentially. A copy of our complaints procedure is available upon request.

Site updates

Our website is constantly updated on our Blog page. In addition, we strive to update the contents of this website, as and when necessary, to keep you informed of the latest news. The most recent content update is April, 2016.


All the treatment examples shown are used with patients’ permission.


The treatment examples shown on this website were all carried out at The Ridgeway Dental Surgery by Irfan Ahmad. All image on this website are conceived, set-up and photographed by Irfan Ahmad. We would like to express our sincere gratitude to Dental Master for creating the video in the Treatments section.


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