Mary and Tim Vernon met at Sheffield Dental School and married soon after. In 1973 they purchased the practice and have over the years enjoyed caring for their patients. In that time there have been many changes but the core values of quality and professional care remains.
Lesley Rudd our practice manager joined in 1985 and leads a team of highly experienced and professional dental nurses, all of whom have been with the practice for many years.
Tim introduced orthodontics to the practice and has over 25 years experience in complex orthodontic cases. He maintains a NHS orthodontic contract with the PCT.
Mary retired in 2005 having cared for many families and patients over the years. She was immensely respected and liked by her patients who still ask after her today.
Their son Mark joined the team in 2005, and purchased the practice in 2009. Mark qualified from Leeds Dental School in 2000 has experience both in general practice and in hospital. He has over 8 years of implant experience and has completed implant training at both the Royal College of Surgeons and the University of London. Mark is a clinical lecturer at Barts and the London Dental Institute teaching undergraduate final year dental students. He is an examiner for oversees dentists wishing to qualify to work in the UK. He is also involved in Dental services for the charity Crisis, caring for the London homeless over the Christmas period.
Louise qualified from Bristol Dental School in 2002 and has extensive experience having worked in general practice for 9 years. Louise has an interest in dental anxiety and hypnosis and is excellent with patients nervous about visiting.
Anna provides a specialist referral service for the treatment of gum disease. Gum disease affects most of us at some point in life. Anna is tremendously popular in achieving excellent results and restoring many to a healthy and stable mouth. Anna works with us on wednesday mornings.