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Orthoworld Blackpool Specialist orthodontist in Blackpool, FY3 9AQ

Specialist orthodontist
Specialist orthodontist


Our orthodontic practices have now opened and are offering a limited range of treatments.

Prioritising patients in need

Our practices are prioritising patients in need, including anyone who has suffered pain or other problems during lockdown. Please do not try to book a routine appointment, such as a check-up, just yet. We will advise you when you can.

Please don’t visit our practices for any reason unless you are asked to do so.

Speak to us if you need support

If you do have a problem with your orthodontic appliance, or need advice, please continue to call us. We are available to offer you advice and support by phone.

Protective measures in practice

If you are visiting a practice for an appointment there are some changes you need to know about for your safety. Please view our safety information here.

Opening times

Please contact the practice for their current opening times

Click here to read our guide to Managing orthodontic problems at home during Covid-19
Patient safety - What a visit to us will be like during Covid-19 For information on the Corona Virus click here
Accepting New patients

Welcome to Orthoworld Blackpool
Specialist orthodontist in Blackpool

Orthoworld Blackpool is located in the Blackpool area, we provide the highest quality of orthodontic care in a warm, welcoming and professional environment.

Whether you’re a teen ready for your first fixed appliance or an adult interested in invisible options – we cater to everybody’s needs, with a mixture of private and NHS options.

The team would love to hear from you, get in touch using the details above.

We look forward to welcoming you into our practice soon.

Transform your smile

With clear, invisible braces for straighter teeth. You can contact us on 01253 309040 if you would like to discuss our teeth straightening options or you can fill in our online referral form.

Our services at a glance


  • Straight teeth

    Straight teeth

    Transform your smile with clear, invisible braces for straighter teeth. For more information call
    01253 309040

What our patients say

  • 5 out of 5

    "Always first class service very friendly and professional.."

    Reviewed on 22/01/2019

  • 5 out of 5

    "Had my braces on for 4 years and orthoworld has looked after me every step of the way"

    Reviewed on 24/04/2016

  • 5 out of 5

    "I can’t thank the staff of Orthoworld Blackpool enough for the outstanding service that they have provided to my teenage daughter. From simply putting her at ease, by the tech team explaining each procedure to her to the constant communication by the reception staff who continually offered cancellation appointments to ensure my daughters treatment was done at the very earliest availability. All the staff are extremely polite, professional and friendly!! I would totally recommend Orthoworld to Kids and Adults for both treatment and cosmetic repair!!! Thanks guys x"

    Reviewed on 24/08/2018

  • 5 out of 5

    "I would just like to thank every member of staff for looking after my daughter. She started her treatment on the 1st of july 2013 and she has now finished all of her treatment her teeth ar beautiful you all do an amazing job. Thanks once again lol I will be going through the same process with my son soon ."

    Reviewed on 10/08/2014

  • 5 out of 5

    "My daughters are now 12 months into their treatment at Orthoworld, the service we have received has been 5* from the lovely girls on the reception,the nursing and all the dental staff. The results at this stage are amazing, as a family we couldn’t be happier"

    Reviewed on 24/08/2018

  • 5 out of 5

    "Orthoworld were so quick dealing with daughter very friendly and polite to us both ."

    Reviewed on 18/08/2017

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "This is a great surgery, offering fantastic treatment. The staff are really nice, although will tell you if they don't believe you are taking as much care of your teeth as you should be. Dr Audi has talked through every step of my sons treatment from day one and hasn't sugar coated anything. Still on going, the treatment received so far has been fantastic. Allison Facey"

    Reviewed on 08/08/2019

  • 5 out of 5

    "Very happy with the service I received from all the staff, I was told 2 years for my treatment however they were able to remove the braces early so that was a bonus. My teeth are much better than expected and I’m extremely pleased with the results, would highly recommend."

    Reviewed on 11/09/2018

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Contact us:

Call us on 01253 309040

Prefer to email? hello261@mydentist.co.uk

How to find us:

Orthowold 2000, 24 Whitegate Drive, Blackpool, FY3 9AQ.

Practice facilities

  • Disabled access

Our opening times

09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 12:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Our treatments and costs

There is nothing more important to us than the safety of our patients and team members

Due to increased level of personal protective equipment (PPE) there is a supplement charge for private treatments from £7*

* subject to the treatment you will be receiving. Your clinician and practice team will advise on any additional costs for your specific treatment.

  • Bonded retainer (each)


  • Bonded-retainer repair (per tooth)


  • Child Fixed metal braces - upper and lower


  • Clinical review with clinician


  • Damon metal - Upper and Lower


  • Damon metal - Upper or Lower


  • Fixed metal braces for children- upper or lower


  • i7 - Upper or Lower


  • i7 upper and lower


  • Invisalign - upper and lower


  • Invisalign Lite - upper or lower


  • Invisalign Lite- upper and lower


  • Mouthguard one colour


  • Mouthguard two or more colours


  • New patient consultation


  • Opg x-ray


  • Removable retainer (each)


  • Removal of fixed appliance


  • Removal of old bonded retainer


Meet the team at Orthoworld Blackpool

Your clinicians

  • Dr.Kumar Akundi Qualified from: BDS MFDSRCS(Eng) MDS (Orthodontics) Specialist in Orthodontics India, 1996 GDC No: 101134
    Kumar completed his Masters in Orthodontics Degree in 2000. He subsequently has worked in Orthodontics and Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at various NHS hospitals in Yorkshire and Bedfordshire and has completed his membership exam in dental surgery. Since 2011 he has been working as an Orthodontist at Orthoworld in Colchester, Essex. Kumar is relocating to the Fylde and joins Orthoworld Blackpool in April 2016. Outside the practice Kumar loves spending time with his family and enjoys travelling and playing tennis.
  • Dr.Alex Rengit (Orthodontist) Qualified from: MOrth England, 1988 GDC No: 127730
    Alex qualified from the University of Kerala in 1984, gaining his Masters in Orthodontics in 1988. Now, with over 30 years of experience within the Dental and Orthodontic sector, Alex has become a huge credit to the Orthoworld Team. Alex believes that everyone deserves a beautiful smile, and from his vast experience working in Ireland, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, India and of course Blackpool, he has a wealth of experience making this into a reality. A day at Orthoworld Blackpool is never the same, and this challenging environment allows Alex to continually develop his skills and further his Orthodontic knowledge.
  • Mrs.Tracey Seville-Parkins (Orthodontic Therapists) Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy RCS United Kingdom, 2008 GDC No: 129051
    Tracey is one of Orthoworld Blackpool's most knowledgeable and experienced Orthodontic Therapists. With over 20 years of experience in the dental field, Tracey started her career in 1999 as a Trainee Dental Nurse in Derbyshire. Once qualified in 2001 Tracey relocated to Blackpool and joined Orthoworld where she started her training to become a Orthodontic Dental Nurse. During this time Tracey also qualified as an Dental Radiographer, and achieved a qualification in Oral Health Education in 2008. Tracey's successes did not go unnoticed as she was accepted onto one of the first Orthodontic Therapy courses at Manchester Dental University. Achieving high grades, Tracey was awarded with Most Outstanding Log Book and Reflective Practice. Once qualified Tracey began gaining more experience within the Blackpool practice carrying out PAR scoring, in which she became calibrated in 2012. Tracey still shows the same passion for her role as she did twenty years ago. Now working in NHS and Private clinic's Tracey is now one of the most senior members of the team.
  • Ms.Siobhan O'Farrell (Orthodontic Therapists) Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy RCS Edin, United Kingdom, 2008 GDC No: 147230
    Back in 2003 Siobhan started her career at Orthoworld Blackpool as a Trainee Orthodontic Dental Nurse, here she showed great enthusiasm and dedication to the industry. Once qualified Siobhan began to gain more responsibility within the practice gaining her Dental Radiography qualification. This then lead Siobhan to gain many other qualifications including, Invisalign Impressions and Ashley Later Communication course. In 2014 Siobhan then set herself the challenge of studying to become an Orthodontic Therapist. Again, Siobhan found huge success. Siobhan still continues to push herself every day to develop her skills and knowledge within the dental and orthodontic sector.
  • Dr.Minu Rengit (Orthodontist) Qualified from: Orthodontist England, 2008 GDC No: 166735
    Minu began her Orthodontic studies in 1990 later going onto qualifying from The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Minu enjoys the speciality of Orthodontics so much so that she later gained her Master of Science MSc at the University of Manchester in 2007. Now with a wealth of knowledge and experience Minu is a highly skilled and trusted members of the team at Orthoworld Blackpool. Working within the NHS sector of the practice Minu has extensive experience in the management of Orthodontic patients including preventive, interceptive and corrective Orthodontics. Special interest in the management of interdisciplinary cases. Minue continues to be a valuable member of the Orthoworld Team, continuing to work effectively across all areas of the practice.
  • Mrs.Maria Melville (Orthodontic Therapists) Qualified from: Orthodontic Therapist United Kingdom, 2017 GDC No: 216400
    Maria started her Orthodontic career in 2009 at just aged 19 as a full time trainee Orthodontic Dental Nurse, qualifying in 2011. Maria has always shown dedication and determination, making it her goal to become an Orthodontic Therapist. In order to make this a reality Maria used her same determination and gained her radiography and impression qualification in 2012. This allowed her to expand her Dental Nurse responsibilities within the practice gaining a wealth of experience within both Private and NHS clinics. Fast forward to 2016, Maria started her diploma in Orthodontic Therapy at Manchester Dental University, where she graduated in June 2017 from the Royal College of Surgeons. Maria is still working within Orthoworld Blackpool as an Orthodontic Therapist, taking pride within her work, gaining more experience and wisdom each day.

Dental professionals must be registered with the GDC and meet high standards. Find us on the register: www.gdc-uk.org

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Last updated: Monday, 03 August 2020