Season 2 - Episode 8 - Mahrukh Khwaja

The Dentistry on Purpose Podcast

28-11-2022 • 41 mins

Welcome to the Dentistry on Purpose Podcast.

In this episode Mark & Justin talk with Mahrukh Khwaja.

Dr. Mahrukh Khwaja is a dentist, positive psychologist, accredited mindfulness teacher, and the founder and CEO of Mind Ninja, an award-winning wellness start-up dedicated to improving mental health and resilience among dental teams.

Mind Ninja’s comprehensive range of training, coaching, and wellness products, including the signature Mind Flossing Toolkit, have been implemented by a diverse range of organisations, including Unilever, Colgate, NHS Health Education England, King's College London, Acteon, British Dental Association, and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

Dr. Khwaja has been named Top 50 in Dentistry two years in a row (2022 and 2021) by FMC for her work on Mental Health in Dentistry.

She is also the author of the upcoming book Resilience and Well-being for Dental Professionals, scheduled for publication in Jan 2023 by Wiley-Blackwell.

Email her on or connect with her on Instagram @mindninja.wellbeing.

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