After Dr Zainab Al-Mukhtar qualified with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2010 from Kings College London, she completed postgraduate training in cosmetic dentistry and advanced facial aesthetics.
After completing numerous postgraduate examinations, she was awarded membership of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of both England and of Edinburgh since 2013.
Dr Zainab served the NHS for 5 years before transitioning to private practice in 2015 and is now co-owner and clinical director of Harrow On The Hill Dental & Facial Aesthetic Clinic, in London. She also fortnightly holds a facial aesthetics sessions at Beyond Medispa in Harvey Nichols, Knightsbridge.
A keen educator, Dr Zainab has been a lead trainer since 2014 for facial aesthetic academies where she has been lecturing and demonstrating advanced masterclasses in facial sculpting exclusively to doctors and dentists, and continuously advocates safety in aesthetic medicine. She has been a Key Opinion Leader for Philips, a role in which she looks forward to further contribute to public education.
She remains continuously passionate about professional development, and has been awarded ‘Highly Commended’ for the ‘Best Young Dentist’ award 2020 and recently was awarded Highly Commended for the “Facial Aesthetics - Full Facial Treatment” award at the Aesthetic Dentistry Awards 2021.
Dr Zainab has a keen eye for the art of facial sculpting and smile design, and does so with the use of soft tissue injectables, orthodontics and ethical minimally invasive aesthetic dental techniques, often using a combined facial and dental approach when treating her patients. She also utilises ultrasound imaging in her clinic to ensure the safest options are available for her patients and plays an active role in supporting colleagues.
Having trained rigorously in these fields, she is passionate about delivering natural looking undetectable results, striving to bring about a stronger sense of self-confidence in her patients while continuously keen to contribute to the profession.