Shafik Sachedina- A dental surgeon and an entrepreneur

Shafik Sachedina is a respected and prominent dental surgeon in England. He graduated from Guy’s Hospital Medical and Dental School at the University of London in 1975 with a degree in dental surgery.

Today, Shafik Sachedina is the co-chair of Sussex Healthcare company, a caregiving facility that provides care to residents of south coast England who need specialized care. Shafik was born in the 1950s in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania but later moved to England in search for quality education.

I should be committed in again, and the citizenship operating and made Britain his permanent home. He then embarked on efforts that would see him work with various healthcare organizations in the country. For over three decades, he has worked with a number of medical facilities in England. For more information read about Shafik Sachedina on Medium.

Apart from his dentistry practice, Shafik Sachedina is also head of a department of the globally recognized Jamati Institutions. This department under the Secretariat of His Highness the Aga Khan at the headquarters in France. His role is to coordinate the activities and programs of the organization in 16 regions. These are regions where the Jamati Institutions have a presence.

Shafik Sachedina continues to update himself with matters of the field of dentistry. At the same time, he is volunteering to support the Ismaili community in the United Kingdom. He has served this organization as the president of the Ismaili Council in the UK for two terms. He is also serving with the Aga Khan Development Programs as a volunteer, in line with the traditions of the Ismaili community.

Shafik Sachedina served as the head of the Institute of Ismaili Studies where his main goal was to help in the spread of the Islamic culture in the United Kingdom. Today, this institute has the largest library of materials about Islamic culture.

Shafik has made a great contribution to the success of the caregiving health sector in England. Since playing a part in the formation of Sussex Healthcare, a caregiving facility in south coast England, he has helped hundreds of people in need of specialized care to live quality and healthy lives. This facility was started in the 1980s with only one home, but today it is made up of 20 homes including a state-of-the-art gym facility.