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We provide quality NHS & Private dentistry to the residents of Bedford and surrounding areas​


We pride ourselves on being one of the longest standing Dental Practices in Bedford having been at our present location since 1970.

We offer a comprehensive range of treatments to keep your smile healthy and pain free in a patient-focused, relaxed and friendly environment.

If you have neglected your teeth up until now, we will not pass judgement, but together we will help restore your oral health.

We provide an extensive range of both general dentistry within the NHS, and more specialised cosmetic and high end Dentistry available within our range of private treatment options.

So, if you just want to keep your teeth in good health, or would like to enhance your smile, we can help achieve your goals within your budget.




  • Fillings
  • Crowns
  • Root Fillings
  • Dentures
  • Extractions
  • Gum Treatment







  • Fillings
  • Crowns & Bridges
  • Veneers
  • Root Canal Treatment
  • Dentures
  • Gum Disease Treatment & Hygiene
  • Dental Implants
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Extractions



We are a long standing Dental Practice that at its core believes in delivering affordable and value for money dental care.

To this end we believe in NHS Dentistry.

However, we are also aware that with the advances in Dentistry there are many treatment options and standards that can only be offered on a private basis.

With this in mind, we encourage our patients to take advantage of both systems. That is to say, register with us as an NHS patient and take advantage of what it has to offer by choosing private treatment options when you see an added benefit.



Merhdad Mokhtari

BDS(London) BSc (Hons)

GDC No: 73400

Mehrdad qualified from King’s College School of Medicine and Dentistry in 1997 where he previously studied his first degree in Pharmacology.

He had worked in research and hospital settings before joining

Priory Dental as a Principal Dentist in 2001.

He enjoys all areas of Dentistry and has undertaken many courses in the UK and abroad, ranging from Cosmetic Dentistry to the Certificate in Implant Dentistry at the prestigious Eastman Dental Institute, UCL.

Mehrdad is passionate about delivering quality dental care to his patients. He likes thinking outside the box, often finding simple solutions to challenging cases.

He believes in empowering his patients with the knowledge to give their informed consent for any treatment they choose to undergo.

Outside of dentistry he likes spending time with his family and enjoys, walking and trekking, (In 2018 Mehrdad climbed kilimanjaro in aid of oral cancer awareness) as well as flying and paragliding.

Jaleh Haftbaradaron

DDS (Stockholm)

GDC No: 75175

Jaleh qualified as a Dentist from the Royal Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden in 1998 .

She joined Priory in 2010 bringing her extensive experience to serve our NHS and private patients.

Jaleh is a caring and sympathetic person, experienced in all areas of Dentistry.

She enjoys expanding her skills and knowledge by attending courses regularly, ensuring her patients can benefit from the latest and most comfortable Dental techniques and procedures.

In her spare time she enjoys being with her family, going to the gym and swimming.





Professionalism and Commitment

"Great dental practice. All the staff are polite, pleasant eager to please.

Wonderful emergency service. Just turn up at 8.30am if you have an emergency and you will be seen and treated.."

I cannot fault this practice at all

Gold star attention and care

"I had the worst toothache on Christmas Eve and this dentist helped me,!"

One particular dentist

"Just a quick note to say thank you to one particular dentist for doing an extremely patient and calm dental filling in December 2018. It was by far the best filling and cleaning experience I've had. I would recommend this dentist to anyone."

Always give a very good service

"Excellent well run practice with caring friendly staff. Wouldn’t even consider changing."

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