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Meet the Team

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Our hand picked team consists of industry experts and innovators across the Dental sector.

Dr. Varun Singh Barath

  • BDS, DMD, PgCert, PhD, Dr. med. dent. (University of Cologne, Germany)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Implantology (Austria)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in General Dentistry (Austria)
  • Fully Registered Dental Practitioner in: United Kingdom, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, India

Previous Positions held:

  • Clinical Lecturer: Danube Private University, Austria. Department of Prosthetic Dentistry and Department of Conservative and Preventive Dentistry.
  • Clinical Lecturer: University of Cologne. Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, (Zentrum für Zahn-, Mund- und Kieferheilkunde der Universität zu Köln, Zahnärztliche Prothetik) Köln, Germany
  • Associate in several Dental Surgeries in Cologne, Germany
  • Associate in Dental Surgery in London, Dorset & Hampshire United Kingdom

Varun completed his graduation in 1999 from one of the most prestigious private universities in South East Asia – Manipal University in India and thereafter moved to Cologne in Germany to pursue his Doctorate.

In 2004 he attained his doctorate degree from the University of Cologne in Germany. His area of work was full ceramic aesthetic restorations. He has had several scholarships including one from the Ministry of Education and Research, Federal Republic of Germany.

In addition to his doctorate he was at the same time working as a guest dentist at the Department of Prosthetic Dentistry under Prof. Niedermeier. Upon completion of his doctorate he worked as a clinical lecturer at he same department. He has also worked in several surgeries in Germany until 2012.

From 2014, he worked as a Clinical Lecturer at the Department of Prosthetic Dentistry and Department of Conservative and Preventive Dentistry, Endodontics and Periodontology of the Danube Private University in Austria.

Dr. Varun has worked with internationally very well renowned Professors and clinicians. He has authored and coauthored various scientific articles in several journals. He has guided several students in their clinical and research work.

He has been working in the UK since late 2015.

Dr. Octavian “Tavi” Moldovan

  • Endodontics
  • Microscopic Dentistry
  • A talented dentist with a special interest in Endodontics / Root Canal Treatments

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Update 30 March 2020: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Situation

The health, well being and safety of our patients, their families and our people is our priority and always will be.

Direct Access For Dental Care Has Been Suspended until  further notice across the country. Following guidance from our governing bodies and Public Health England, our practices are now closed until further notice.

Unfortunately we are no longer able to see patients face to face and to carry out ANY physical dental care. Nevertheless we are available to give telephone support and advice for on-going treatment or dental emergencies for example severe pain, swelling or trauma. If you have a dental emergency, the patients of our Blandford practice please contact us on 01258 450019, and patients of our Dorchester practice please contact the practice on 01305 265408. If you are a new patient to us, please call the practice of your choice and convenience. Leave a message and we will return your call as soon as possible. You will be triaged by a member of our team who will ask a series of questions to determine the nature of your emergency and the most appropriate way forward. Alternatively you could send us an email at If you wish to chat with us a member of our team will also be available to chat with you through facebook messenger chat.

Please visit the gov Coronavirus information website for more details

As you are aware, the COVID-19 situation changes daily, and new information is always being released. The Government guidance for dentistry is no different – and is constantly being updated to reflect the latest situation to ensure people are kept safe and well. We understand the importance of offering a healthcare service to our patients, so in line with Government advice, we  will keep you updated on the reopening of our practices.

Best wishes from the entire Staff team at National Dental.