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Ikram Abidi

Marcus Amberton

Jon Andersen

Jon Andersen

Chris Baker

John Baker

Samantha Ball

National Certificate NEBDN

National Certificate NEBDN, Qual-

Samantha Ball qualified as a dental nurse in 1998 with the National Certificate &has achieved several dental nurse post qualifications, a diploma in Management, the Certificate in Education and has just completed a Bachelors Degree in Education. She is employed with Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust as Dental Nurse Tutor and develops and runs courses and CPD for dental nurses. She is an NEBDN examiner, a proactive BADN member and past BADN council member.

David Bartlett

PhD, gastro-oesophageal reflux and dental erosion

PhD, gastro-oesophageal reflux and dental erosion, Kings, London

Professor of Prosthodontics, BDS, MRD, PhD, FDSRCS

Alessandro Bartoletti

Wendy Berridge

National Certificate

National Certificate, NEBDSA

Wendy Berridge has worked within the dental profession for over 26 years and delivers CPR, Medical Emergencies and Defibrillation training to dental practices within Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. All training qualifies for Verifiable CPD and meets with current UK Resuscitation Council and GDC guidelines. It takes place at each individual practice, allowing for a personal approach, and resulting in a more relaxed atmosphere.

David Bloom


Ncle, BDS

Danny Bobrow

Sharon Boyd

Glenys Bridges

Diploma in Dental Practice Management
Approved Tutor

CIPD, Institute of Personnel Development

Diploma in Dental Practice Management, BTEC

Approved Tutor, Institute of Leadership and Management

Training Director of Glenys bridges Practice Pathways Glenys is an experienced management trainer and assessor with more than 20 year experience of working with General Dental Practitioners and their teams. She has expertise and qualifications in Counselling and Life Coaching. Her first book Dental Practice Management and Reception was published in 2006 her second book: Dental Management in Practice was published during 2012.

Janine Brooks MBE

Diploma in Dental Public Health
Master in Community Dental Health
Master in Health Informatics
Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education

BDS, University of Birmingham

Diploma in Dental Public Health, Royal College of Surgeons, London

Master in Community Dental Health, University of Birmingham

Master in Health Informatics, University of SouthamptonAssociate Postgraduate Dental Dean in the Oxford and Wessex Deanery with responsibility for working with dentists in difficulty and leading the continuing registration programme; Educational inspector for the GDC Senior Lecturer,University of Northampton Foundation Degree in dental nursing; Non-executive director for CDS CIC, a social enterprise; Facilitator/assessor for the IHM Accredited Manager Programme; Dental Coaching Academy -Programmes Director MBE

Sarah Buxton


LLB, U of Leeds

Sarah Buxton heads the specialist dental employment team at LCF Law. Sarah acts for dentists from all over the country and has a varied practice covering contentious and non-contentious employment matters. She deals with Employment Tribunal cases and also advises on non contentious issues such as all aspects of disciplinary, grievance and redundancy procedures and the drafting of contracts of employment, associate agreement, self employed hygienist agreements and staff handbooks.

Ami Cabero

Mark Cronshaw

Lond 1980BDS Lond 1984LDS RCS Eng

Lond 1980BDS Lond 1984LDS RCS Eng, BSc


Zoe Davitt

Marketing Communications

Marketing Communications, Diploma

Zoe is an active member of the CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing) participating in their chartered CPD programme. She is Managing Director of Blue Horizons, a marketing consultancy with specialism in the dental sector.

Leonard DCruz


Wales, LLM


Lond, BDS

A general dental practitioner with his own practise in North East London, he works part time as a dento-legal advisor for Dental Protection Ltd. Len is also an examiner for the MFGDP, he writes regularly for various journals and is author of two books; Legal Aspects of general Dental Practise (Elsevier) and "Understanding NHS Dentistry"

Mili Doshi


Lond, BDS


Specialist in Special Care and Sedation

Anthony Druttman


Leeds, BChD

Lond, MSc

Endodontic Specialist Dr. Tony Druttman has extensive expertise in treating dental root canals, resolving difficult endodontic cases and saving teeth from being extracted. His particular interest is in non surgical re-treatment. His London UK practice, conveniently situated in the heart of the West End, focuses entirely on endodontic treatment. He is a Visiting Specialist Teacher at The Eastman Dental Institute,and lectures both in the UK and abroad.

Nigel Entwistle




BDS, Dundee

MSc, OUAn experienced lecturer and teacher of dental care professionals and has taught at the University of Liverpool, Leeds Dental Institute and University of Central Lancashire dental degree programme . For many years he was an examiner for the NEBDN and is currently an examiner for the LDS at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He has authored a significant series of NVQ modules for dental nurses for Bradford College and was a co-author of the first Standards Manual in dental practice.

Heidi Fowler

Dodd & Co

Dodd & Co, Chartered Accountant

Heidi is a healthcare partner at Dodd & Co and heads up the dental team. She acts for clients up and down the country and regularly contributes to the dental press and presents at seminars. Heidi works closely with dental practices to assist with all areas of financial management and is experienced in advising new practice set-ups. She has over 250 dental professional clients and therefore has immense experience in this specialist area. Heidi is a member of NASDAL

Cherry Habib

BDS, Dip. Med, MSc. PhD

BDS, Dip. Med, MSc. PhD, Cairo University - Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine

Oral Medicine and Periodontology, Laser

Hayley Hayes


BA, Leeds

LPS, Leeds

Hayley Hayes is a Solicitor within the Dental Disputes department of Cohen Cramer Solicitors. Hayley deals with all aspects of dental litigation to include partnership/expense share disputes, associate disputes, contract disputes, PCT disputes and disputes arising from the sale or purchase of a practice.

Christine Hovliaras

Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene
Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene
MBA (Pharmaceutical Studies)
Certified Dental Editor

Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene, Fairleigh S. Dickinson, Jr., College of Dental Medicine, Hackensack, NJ

Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene, Fairleigh S. Dickinson, Jr., College of Dental Medicine, Hackensack, NJ

MBA (Pharmaceutical Studies), Fairleigh Dickinson University

Certified Dental Editor, American Association of Dental EditorsChristine A. Hovliaras, RDH, BS, MBA, CDE, President, Professional Savvy, LLC, an oral care consulting, professional marketing and continuing education company located in New Jersey. Christine is a dental hygiene professional with over 28 years of experience in clinical, educational and research in both academia and industry. She is adjunct faculty at New York University College of Dentistry.

Mark Ide

MSc (Periodontology) (Distinction)
PhD (Dentistry)

MSc (Periodontology) (Distinction), University of London


BDS, University of London

PhD (Dentistry), University of LondonPeriodontics Prosthodontics Restorative Dentistry Periodontitis and systemic health and inflammation Mucoginigval and reconstructive periodontology Peri-implant disease.

Johannes JansenVanRensburg


B.CH.D, University of Pretoria

Dentist with a special interest in Fibrebond reinforcement

JoAnne Jones

Sunita Jordan LLB

LLB (Hons)
Legal Practice Course

LLB (Hons), Brunel University

Legal Practice Course, College of Law, London

Deepesh Kariwala

Nufar Kiryati




Nufar Kiryati has been a registered dental hygienist for the past 17 years. She is the CEO and founder of Knowledent and has worked as an instructor and the Academic Director of the Dental Hygiene Program at Yorkville College in Toronto. Nufar holds a Bachelor of Health Services Administration from Ryerson University in Toronto and a Diploma in Dental Hygiene from Tel Aviv University.

Priya Kotecha



Priya Kotecha (ACA, DipPFS) is a partner & Chartered Accountant with Mac Kotecha & Company, established for over 28 years, where she and the senior partner deal exclusively with dentists. They offer Accountancy, Taxation & Payroll services in addition to invaluable advice on practice management, buying/setting up a practice and other dental issues. Contact on 020 8346 0391 or go to

Padmapriya Kumar


BDS, Lon

MBA, Lon

Training and development for dental and medical professionals.

Ashley Latter

Paula Leech

Philip Lewis

Ambassador, Mouth Cancer Foundation

BDS, London

Ambassador, Mouth Cancer Foundation, .

Philip Lewis runs a single-handed practice on the Isle of Wight with the help of 2 dental hygienists. Philip has an interest in the development of postgraduate education, writes extensively for the dental and consumer press and lectures on a number of topics from clinical dentistry to practice management. Outside of dentistry Philip Lewis enjoys music, drama and the arts.

Indyah Lynch

L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds

L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds, NVQ

Orthodontics Treatment Coordinating

Diane Millar

BSc. Health Science
MA (Ed)

RDH, West Los Angeles Dental

BSc. Health Science, University of California

MA (Ed), Pepperdine University

Diane Millar, RDH, MA has embraced the past 32 years working in private practice coupled with teaching at the University of Southern California and currently at West Coast University in California as an associate professor. Additionally, she is a published author of a dental hygiene instrumentation manual published by Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, entitled: Reinforced Periodontal Instrumentation and Ergonomics for the Dental Care Provider.

Priya Mishra



Oral Medicine, Endodontics, Prosthodontics

Eileen Morrissey




Eileen Morrissey, RDH, MS is a practicing dental hygiene clinician, speaker and writer in New Jersey, USA. Her column "Anecdotal Hygienist" is featured monthly in RDH magazine. She is an adjunct dental hygiene faculty member at Burlington County College. Eileen offers CPD forums to doctors, hygienists and their teams. Reach her at or 609-259-8008. Visit her website at

Jill Nesbitt

Richard Oliver


BDS, Manc

BSc, Manc


PhD, GlasgOral & Maxillofacial Surgery Dental implants Oral Medicine

Adam Patel

PG Cert Rest
MSc Implantology

Lpool, BDS

MFDS RCS Ed, Royal college of surgeons Edinburgh

MFDS RCPSG, Royal college of surgeons Glasgow

PG Cert Rest, British acaemy of restorative dentistryDr Patel is a Masters in Implantology with a special interest in restorative, cosmetic and surgical dentistry.

Morag Powell

Dent Therapy RCS Edin 2011CEB Dip Dent Hygiene

Dent Therapy RCS Edin 2011CEB Dip Dent Hygiene , Dip

Tif Qureshi


Lond, BDS

Dr Tif Qureshi is a past President of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry & the Global Director of Education for Inman Aligner Education through Straight-talks seminars

Carole Rainsford

David Rhodes

MSc (implant dentistry)
PGCLTCP (Masters cert in clinical teaching and learning)

Manc, BDS

MSc (implant dentistry) , University of Warwick

PGCLTCP (Masters cert in clinical teaching and learning), University of Liverpool

David has a special interest in implant dentistry and his credentials include being an Honorary Clinical Teaching Fellow in Implant Dentistry at the University of Manchester School of Dentistry and he is an Associate Fellow and North West Regional Tutor (implant dentistry) for the University of Warwick teaching on their MSc Implant Programme. The first year of the University of Warwick's MSc programme is held at Chorlton Private Dental Practice, which is a training centre of the University.

James Roelofse

PhD (Anaesthesiology)

Anaesthesiology, Stellenbosch, SA

PhD (Anaesthesiology), Stellenbosch, SA

James Roelofse has a special interest in paediatric sedation and the development of adult and paediatric sedation training programs. Sedation offers an important alternative for general anaesthesia for certain procedures, and has become an important treatment option for patients for various reasons. Training is however necessary. The efficacy and safety of drugs during paediatric sedation, and the side-effect profile after sedation at home are important research areas.

Neil Sanderson

How Your Practice Can Beat The Recession

How Your Practice Can Beat The Recession, Author

Neil Sanderson is one of the leading authorities on dental marketing in the U.K. He has built several businesses and launched the most popular dental practice management software product currently available. Neil is now offering his services as a marketing consultant to the dental profession, if you would like more information you can call him on 01767 626 398, email him at or visit his website

Raymond Steggles

MSc [Frontiers of Medical Science specializing in the molecular medical aspects of human bacterial infections]

Lond, BDS

MBA, Aston

MSc [Frontiers of Medical Science specializing in the molecular medical aspects of human bacterial infections], OU

Ray is interested in the control of human diseases of bacterial origin, particularly dental diseases of the crown (dental caries) and root system of teeth and the supporting bone (endodontic and periodontal infections). To understand these processes detailed knowledge of effects of nutrition, human immune responses, and bacterial adaptation is required.

Nick Stewart



A Chartered Accountant and partner at DBS. With over 19 yearsā€™ experience of advising dentists, he demystifies dental accounts for his clients and helps them understand the financial side of dentistry, specialising in annual accounts, bookkeeping and management accounts.

Akhilesh Tiwari

Akhilesh Tiwari

Fellowship Anaesthesia and Critical Care


Fellowship Anaesthesia and Critical Care, Singapore

Critical Care Medicine, Medical Emergencies, Anaesthetic Pharmacology

Reena Wadia

BDS (Hons)

BDS (Hons), London

MJDF, RC S (Eng)

Periodontics (StR at Guy's Hospital)

Philip Wander



Lpool, BDS

Dr. Philip Wander is author of Clinical Dental Photography - a topic on which he has lectured extensively in the UK & internationally. In 2009 he was voted as the 8th most influential dentist in the UK in a poll in the publication ā€œ Dentistry ā€œ His interest in Complementary Therapies in Dentistry led him to obtaining a Fellowship from the Faculty of Homeopathy in London for his pioneering work on Homeopathy in Dentistry.

Karen Wicks


LLB, University of Leeds


Karen joined the dental team at Humphrey & Co having previously studied Law. As a member of NASDAL and ASPD Humphrey & Co are dedicated to providing specialised services to dentists. Our dental clients benefit from our specialist knowledge and professional contacts. We act for principals, associates and specialists, such as orthodontists. Please contact us on 01323 730631 or

Mike Young


BDS, Newcastle

MSc, London


Former clinician and expert witness. Mike now spends his time writing and speaking about dental practice management. Author of prize winning and best selling 'Managing a Dental Practice the Genghis Khan way'. Author of critically acclaimed and Amazon #1 Best Seller 'How to be an effective expert witness'.