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At Madeley Dental & Implant Clinic our highly skilled, friendly team shares the same single vision: we put you first. Together, we are dedicated to providing you with a first class experience, from the comfort of our reception to the very latest innovations in dental technology. We make sure you have the best possible care from the second you walk through the door.
Find out more about each of our practice team members below.
BDS, MFGDP (UK)
GDC No. 64688
I qualified in 1989 from Bristol University, and then was awarded my MFGDP qualification in 2003.
I worked in the hospital dental service before joining Madeley Dental & Implant Clinic in 1992, as an associate dentist, so I have been a familiar face for over 25 years!!
I joined the partnership 1997 and worked with the other business owners to expand and improve the facilities and services that the practice offered to its patients.
Since 2017, I have worked as an associate for Portman Healthcare. In my spare time I enjoy cycling and yoga, but not at the same time!
GDC No. 73208
I qualified from Birmingham University in 1997 and I have been at Madeley Dental Practice since August 1998, becoming a partner in May 2007.
Since qualifying I have successfully completed Paul Tiptons Restorative, Practical and Aesthetic courses. In my spare time I enjoy mountain biking and Tai Chi.
GDC No. 65926
I qualified from Birmingham University in 1990 and I joined Madeley Dental Practice in 1992. I have worked in a number of dental practices in Birmingham, West Bromwich and Walsall and still work one day a week in Birmingham.
Shortly after I completed my degree I passed the American National Board Dental Examinations and more recently completed a one year Contemporary Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry Course.
I am married with three daughters, who seem to keep me very busy, but I enjoy squash and skiing in the little time I have left.
BDS, MFGDP RCS (Eng), MSc Rest (U Manc)
GDC No. 85508
I qualified from the University of Manchester in 2005 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery, and I completed my Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties qualification in 2008.
I completed a Year Certificate Course in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry in London. And more recently (May 2017), I gained my Master's degree, with distinction, in the same subject at Manchester University.
I joined Madeley Dental in 2016 and have enjoyed working here from the start. I Iove to take my time with my patients, to get to know them, and to find out how they would like me to help. My 'dental' passion is minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry - meaning always trying to be conservative whilst providing my patients with beautiful, healthy and long-lasting smiles.
I'm married, with two sons, and that keeps me pretty busy. I mostly enjoy hanging out with friends, eating good food, travelling, and playing basketball.
Gurcharn qualified from The University of Birmingham, School of Dentistry (2002) and then successfully completed a PhD in Materials Science at Trinity College Dublin in 2008. He was shortly after awarded Membership to the Faculty of Dental Surgery (MFDS)
Subsequently, Gurcharn proceeded to work as an Honorary Clinical Lecturer and Researcher at Cardiff Dental School. He worked alongside specialists in Restorative dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery which further developed his existing skills, enabling him to manage and treat more advanced cases requiring specialist skills. Working in these fields has led Gurcharn to acquire a special interest in Periodontology (gum treatment), treating patients both surgically and non-surgically including those requiring mucogingival therapy. In addition, his role also involved him lecturing to both undergraduate and postgraduate students in General Dentistry, Endodontics and Implantology. He is currently accepting referrals for periodontal treatment.
Gurcharn aims to provide a high level of care, placing emphasis on prevention, providing comprehensive treatment plans and discussing all treatment options with his patients.
In his spare time Gurcharn enjoys gardening and DIY projects and is kept busy by his young twins.
GDC No. 83519
I received my dental degree in 2004 from the University of Liverpool, winning prizes in Oral Surgery and Children's dentistry. During my career I have been fortunate to gain invaluable experience in cosmetic dentistry, occlusion (the bite), orthodontics and implant surgery; whilst working and training in prestigious practices around the world.
With this broad experience, I am able to treat and offer solutions to all my patients for all differing problems, which I can treat in-house at Madeley Dental Practice.
I constantly keep abreast of the latest techniques from around the world so my patients benefit from up to date cutting edge techniques which produce long lasting smiles, every time.
I joined Madeley Dental Practice in 2015.
Aside from 'teeth', I am sports mad; I am an ardent Leeds United supporter but don't hold that against me. I also like to travel seeing different cultures and backgrounds and am fortunate to have been to many places around the world.
I studied Dentistry at the University of Bristol and graduated with honours in 2012, receiving the BDA Gold Medal upon graduation. I then continued to work in the Bristol area in the Oral and Maxillofacial surgery departments in Bristol and Bath when I also achieved my Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties.
I went on to complete my Postgraduate orthodontic training at the Eastman Dental Institute in London, achieving a Masters degree in orthodontics and also gained my specialist orthodontist qualification (M.Orth). Since then, I have worked as an orthodontist in practice and recently relocated back to Staffordshire, where I grew up
Dentist with Specialist Interest in Endodontics
BDS, MFDS, Dip Endodontics
Ashley grew up in Northern Ireland and qualified from Belfast in 2006. His first job was in Welshpool and he has stayed working in the Shropshire/Powys area ever since.
An interest in root fillings was acquired early in his career, receiving internal referrals to perform them. This progressed to spending 2 years further training at Kings College, London, on the subject of Endodontics (root fillings) gaining a diploma with distinction in 2018, when he joined Madeley. He is currently working towards a Masters in the subject.
When he's not at work, Ashley enjoys participating in a variety of sports and as well as playing squash in the Shropshire league, is often falling off a windsurfer, waterski or mountain bike.
Specialist in Endodontics
BDS, MSc, MRDRCS(Eng)
GDC No. 59379
I was born in Shifnal and spent the first six months of my life in Dawley, so you could say I have not moved far.
I qualified from Birmingham in 1984, and completed my Masters of Science in Endodontics (also known as root canal therapy) at the Eastman Dental Institute, London in 1995. I joined Madeley Dental & Implant Clinic in 1999 where I accept referrals from within the practice and outside, with dentists referring patients to me. I entered the Specialist List in 2000.
Since 1996 I have worked for one day a week at Birmingham Dental Hospital, where I teach endodontics to undergraduate students. I also run courses for newly qualified and general dentists. I have lectured internationally and have co-authored a book on root canal therapy.
I am married with 2 children and in my spare time I enjoy cycling.
BDS MFGDP(UK) Dip, PCOrth RCS(Eng)
GDC No. 63713
I qualified as a Dentist in 1988 (Manchester), and over the next fifteen years worked in General Practice in Manchester, Wolverhampton and Stafford.
I particularly enjoyed working with children and nervous patients. In 2001 I started working part time at an Orthodontic Practice in Kidderminster, and quickly developed a keen interest in this branch of dentistry. I joined Madeley Dental Practice in 2004, and have restricted my practice to orthodontics since then. I also work at the Princess Royal Hospital in Telford as a Clinical Assistant to the Orthodontic Consultant.
In 2010 I attained a Diploma in Primary Care Orthodontics following a three year part-time training programme. I am a member of the British Dental Society, Faculty of General Dental Practitioners, and British Orthodontic Society and also a Committee member of the Shropshire Managed Clinical Network.
I am married with three children, and my interests include reading, theatre, walking my two Border Collies, and travel.
BDS, MFDS, RCS (ENG), M.Orth, M.Phil
GDC No. 71969
I qualified as a dentist from Birmingham University in 1996. I worked in general dental practice before transferring to hospital dental service. Following 3 years of specialist training, I qualified as a specialist orthodontist (M.Orth) in 2003. I also completed a research degree (M.Phil). The best aspect of my job is seeing the new found confidence associated with a patient achieving the smile they have always wanted.
BDS, Dip, PCOrth, RCS(ENG)
GDC No. 52296
I joined the practice in December 2015 to provide NHS and private orthodontic treatment. I have been working almost exclusively in orthodontic practice since 2004 and enjoy working with Invisalign and with fixed appliances.
I qualified in Sheffield in 1978, worked in the west midlands and a few years later set up my own surgery in Kinver where I enjoyed all aspects of dentistry but gradually became more involved with orthodontics and sold my practice in 2004 so that I could work full time in specialist practice.
In 2010 I was awarded the Diploma in Primary Care Orthodontics and my aim is to improve the health and appearance of teeth so that everyone can have the confidence to smile.
BSc, MSc, BDS
GDC No. 83192
I qualified from the University of Liverpool in 2004 with a Bachelor’s in Dental Surgery.
This was preceded by a Bachelor’s of Science in Biomedical Sciences and followed on by a Master’s in Pharmacology both at King’s College London.
I have been in general practice for over 15 years having worked as both an Associate and a Locum in the Midlands.
I previously worked at Madeley Dental a few years ago as a Locum and it’s lovely to be asked to come back in a more permanent role.
E.D.H Dip D.H.E (R.S.H)
GDC No. 2841
I originally starting working at Madeley Dental Practice in 1974 as a Dental Nurse, before training to become a Dental Hygienist. I qualified at Guys Dental Hospital in London in 1984, and went on to gain the Oral B Award and Dental Health Prize.
I joined Madeley Dental Practice once again in December 1998.
I strive to create and treat all patients in a calm, gentle and caring environment to help them feel at ease, and endeavour to support patients in reaching and maintaining high standards of oral health.
Dental Hygienist & Therapist
BSc Oral Health Science
GDC No. 149985
I qualified as a Dental Hygienist and Dental Therapist from Manchester University in June 2008 and have been at Madeley Dental Practice since 2010.
I am very passionate about improving the oral hygiene of my patients and seeing such rewarding results. I especially love the variety of patients; treating children and nervous adults alike. I enjoy working at this practice as it has a great rapport with the patients and delivers excellent standards of care.
In my spare time I enjoy keeping fit and travelling.
Lead Dental Nurse
Practice Co-ordinator and Dental nurse
Portman Dental Care Awards
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