Qualified BDS Birmingham, UK 1988 GDC 63811
Carolyn is our dedicated dentist and owner of the practice. She has worked in the area for 30 years, and now sees the children and grandchildren of the patients that joined the practice originally.
She has a particular interest in Periodontics and minimal intervention dentistry, meaning that wherever possible she will seek to preserve and maintain tooth structure, before picking up a handpiece to cut into teeth. At every check up, she will be looking carefully for signs of change in the health of your gums, since early detection of small changes mean the patient can take control of their own disease, and prevent it worsening.
Qualified BDS University of Manchester, UK 2001, GDC 79183
Seema has been qualified for 16 years, and joined the practice in 2014. Seema also has her MJDF qualification from the Royal College of Surgeons. Seema is also able to offer anti-ageing treatments such as Botox to reduce fine lines and wrinkles and dermal fillers plump out lips and deeper lines. She is an advocate of the “natural look” so that you look younger, refreshed and more confident.
MSc MMedSc PGCertClinEd (2005) GDC 85988
Brad joins us as a visiting specialist dentist providing tooth straightening and implants in-house. So if you have been considering implants to replace missing teeth, or orthodontics to straighten your own teeth, but are a bit unsure, come and see him for a free consultation. Brad offers free consultations to our patients who may be considering this treatment, so that you can get a professional and honest opinion before you decide to proceed.
Jo Joins us as Practice Manager, and brings a wealth of experience in the dental field with her. She has worked as both a dental nurse and a practice manager in practices in London and Essex. She’s here to oversee the wider range of services that we now provide and to make sure that your care remains first class.
Jodie is the friendly face you will see behind the reception desk when you visit us, and the person who will make sure all your appointments are scheduled correctly.
Dip Dent Hygiene and therapy – Dental Therapist GDC 170691
Danielle qualified in 2011 and if you have just simple fillings or a hygiene treatment, she will be able to do both for you. A therapist combines the role of a hygienist with the more straightforward work of a dentist, and this means that many of our patients will save time by booking a double appointment with her rather than have to coordinate two separate ones with a dentist and hygienist.
Dip Dent Hygiene and therapy – Dental Therapist GDC 251860
Emma joined us in 2016 having qualified initially as a dental nurse, and then as a therapist. Like, Danielle, she is able to do both fillings and hygiene treatments, and has been a real hit with our younger patients.
Awarded the British dental association prize for ‘Dental nursing student of the year 2014’
2013 – 2014 University of Portsmouth certHE Dental Nursing DISTINCTION
2014 – 2016 Eastman Dental Hospital – Diploma Dental Hygiene & Therapy
Qualified EDH Guys, UK 1992 GDC 4345
Katrina is our hygienist, and brings real enthusiasm to the role! She is exceptionally gentle but unfailingly thorough, and loved by everyone! Katrina is also qualified to take impressions and x-rays, and will carefully tailor each patients dental care regime to their individual needs and recently celebrated 10 years with us here in Thaxted.
Rebecca has been with us for 7 years, and qualified in 2012. Knowing how we work and plan treatment helps her to run through different treatment options with patients before their appointments are scheduled, so that patients are clear and well informed about what their care will involve.
Emily joined us in 2013 to cover Saskia’s maternity leave and is now a permanent addition to our team. She has proved a quiet and calm presence in the surgery, making sure everything runs smoothly.