Doctor Shafik Sachedina is one of the leading dental surgeons that is employed at the Sussex Health Care Center. He was born in Tanzania and even worked for the Secratariat of His Highness the Aga Khan in the country of France.
Dr. Shafik Sachedina oversees the coordinating the community institutions in this area. He was trained at the Guy Hospital Dental School in London, England. He has worked as a dentist in England for many years. He is now working with the Sussex health group to provide care to adults including all aspects of dental surgery.
In addition to working with the Sussex Healthcare center Dr. Shafik Sachedina is involved with the Department of Jamati Institution and is a board member on the Aga Khan Development Network Committee. He is a chairperson for the FOCUS Humanitarian Assistance International Coordinating Committee which helps people all over the world get access to the medical and dental care that they need. As if Dr. Shafik Sachedina was not busy enough with all those responsibilities, he is the President of the Ismaili Counsel for the United Kingdom.
The Sussex Health Group provides care for those with special needs. They work with elder people that can no longer take care of themselves, they work with the mentally ill, as well as the terminally ill. Dr. Shafik Sachedina provides care of these people and performs their dental procedures. He must take special care and precautions working with this population. He does not want to see them in pain and is willing to take the time to make sure their dental procedures are performed in a safe and gentle manner. If a person needs dentures he will make sure the get it and it fits well. This health care group is making sure that people get their medical and mental needs taken care of. Dr. Shifik Sachedina is helping to care for those that can no longer care for themselves.