Meet Our Team of Highly Trained Professionals
Qualifications: BDS (Manchester), FDSRCPS (Glasgow ) MFGDP (UK) (London), M.Med.Sci (Dental Implantology) Sheffield Uni.
Specialist Register: Oral Surgery
Accredited as a specialist in Oral Surgery, Andrew also holds a Master’s degree in Implant Dentistry and advanced training certificates in restorative dentistry and implant dentistry. He also lectures nationally to dentists on implant dentistry and acts as a mentor to local dentists who are learning implant dentistry.Andrew also has an interest in clear aligner orthodontic technology and uses the Clearsmile Aligner system in the practice. Andrew also works as an examiner at the Royal College of Surgeons in Glasgow and Edinburgh assessing dentists who are sitting their postgraduate examinations.
GDC no. 66007. Graduated Manchester UK 1990.
Qualifications: BDS (Sheffield) M. Clin. Dent (Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics) (King’s College)MFGDP (UK) (London)
An M.Clin.Dent is the highest clinical degree available in dentistry and is the equivalent of two normal Masters degrees). Paul also holds advanced training certificates in Implant Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry, Aesthetic Dentistry and Cosmetic Dentistry.
Paul is currently the only dentist in the Lichfield/Sutton area who has completed M.Clin.Dent level training in restorative dentistry.
In addition to his work at Shenstone, Paul is a clinical lecture at the University of Birmingham were he trains undergraduate dental students on all aspects of restorative dentistry and lectures on fixed prosthodontics.
GDC no. 76110.Graduated Sheffield, UK 1999.
Qualifications: BDS (Birmingham)
Dipesh graduated from the University of Birmingham and has worked in general practice since. His interests lie in minimally-invasive cosmetic dentistry and he is a sought after international lecturer on cosmetic dentistry using minimally invasive techniques.. He has won multiple awards at the Aesthetic Dentistry Awards and is currently undertaking two MSc degrees in Restorative Dentistry at the Royal College of Surgeons and Orthodontics at Warwick University. With a focus on precision and beauty, Dipesh has developed a passion for dental photography to allow him to showcase his work.
GDC no.192161. Graduated Birmingham, UK 2005.
Andrea is the practice manager and is at the centre of all of the practice administration and patient care systems. Andrea also runs the referral programmes and training courses that the practice offers to local practices that refer patients to us for advanced treatment.
Lead Receptionist.Sam is our wonderful receptionist and a friendly face to all of our patients.
Abigail is one of our most experienced hygienists and handles all of our more complex gum disease treatments in close cooperation with our dentists. Abigail graduated from Birmingham School of Dental Hygiene in July 2001, having been awarded the elective prize for her study into CJD in dentistry.
She is particularly interested in oral health education with the emphasis on the prevention of gum disease.
Karen is a very experienced Dental Therapist and she provides much of the treatment for the children who attend the practice as well as hygienist services for our adult patients.
Charlie got a taste for dentistry when she worked as a dental nurse in 2012. This inspired her to train to be a dental hygienist. Charlie enjoys the patient interaction that comes with her job role and helping patients to improve their oral hygiene. She is also qualified to carry out tooth whitening. In the future Charlie would like to expand her knowledge and skills by training to do dental and orthodontic therapy.
In her free time she enjoys playing badminton, skiing, walking her dog and reading.
Sophie is our lead dental nurse and in charge of the practice’s decontamination policy.
Khanh is one of our valued dental nurses.
Alex is one of our valued dental nurses.
Rebecca Ralphs is one of our valued dental nurses.
Complaints and concerns: The practice complaints and concerns information can be found here.