Qualified from: Zobarsta Riga, Latvia, 2001
GDC No: 202834
Larrissa qualified in 2001 in Riga, Latvia. Working in general dentistry in Latvia until her move to the UK, she gained a wealth of knowledge and experience. Larissa has been at mydentist Westbrook since 2012. She is passionate about her role as a dentist and is extremely popular with the patients in the practice due to her kind and caring demeanour. She works with both NHS and private patients providing treatment for all. She has a diploma in restorative dentistry and can be found at her happiest whilst completing this type of work, with white fillings being her forte. Larissa has completed post-graduate training in advanced cosmetic treatments including facial aesthetics. She is also our sole provider of Invisalign within the practice, helping patients to straighten their teeth and achieve their dream smile. Outside of work Larissa is a Mum to four girls, with family life keeping her very busy.
Qualified from: BDS United Kingdom, 2011
GDC No: 209810
Dr Chhadat is an experienced implantologist at mydentist Westbrook, providing patients with dental implants. Qualifying from Liverpool University in 2011,Imran developed extensive experience in both restorative and aesthetic dentistry, going on to gain diplomas in Restorative dentistry and Periodontology. Whilst pursing his interest in dental implantology he went on to gain a further post-graduate certificate in this area and honed his expertise to become the esteemed surgeon he is today. Implants are his main focus especially whilst at mydentist, Westbrook. With a passion for professional development he also uses his skills and knowledge to mentor for the Straumann implant clinical team. A witty, yet pleasant personality, Imran helps to put patients at ease with his calm and reassuring demeanour. Outside of the practice, Imran can usually be found undertaking martial arts or scoring goals for his local football team!
Qualified from: DipDs Athens , 2010
GDC No: 204536
DipDS University of Athens, 2010
MSc Endodontics University of Manchester, 2015
Ioannis graduated in Greece acquiring a DDS degree from University of Athens in 2010. He worked for 1 year at the Naval Hospital and after his tenure he decided to move to the UK in 2011.
During his time in the UK, he has expressed a strong interest in Endodontics and Implantology which culminated in his Masters degree in Endodontics in 2015 and his Postgraduate certificate in Implants from Dentale Academy in 2016.
After completing his Masters degree, he works in various private dental practices where he accepts referrals of complex cases that require root treatments/retreatments.
Ioannis also provides orthodontic therapies such as Six months smiles, Inman aligner and clear aligners. His main goal is to be able to provide his patients the smile they want.
His main interests outside of work are travelling, music and tennis.
Dr.Thomas Edward Hughes
Qualified from: BDS (Manchester) United Kingdom, 2012
GDC No: 228844
Thomas qualified in 2012 acquiring his BDS from the University of Manchester. He has a BSc with honours in Genetics and diploma MFDS RCS (Edinburgh).
A general dentist with a special interest in oral & maxillo-facial surgery, he has five years’ hospital based experience in both secondary and tertiary-care in the field.
Working in general practice for five years Tom treats patients at mydentist providing NHS & private treatment.
He is currently undertaking a part-time master’s degree in restorative dentistry.
Outside of work Tom‘s main passion is travelling. He also enjoys a variety of sports including marathon running, road cycling, yoga and swimming.
Qualified from: NEBDN in Dental Nursing 2002 United Kingdom, 2002
GDC No: 133552
Stefanie is a qualified dental nurse with 17 years of clinical experience. During this time she has completed qualifications in Dental nursing, Radiography, Sedation and Implantology. She has a vast knowledge of many treatments and experience of working with numerous patient genres including children and nervous patients.
She has previously lead nursing teams and co-ordinated staff management.
Stefanie started with the company in 2015 eventually taking the role of treatment co-ordinator for mydentist in 2018, splitting her time between both Penketh and Westbrook practices.
Combining her passion of dentistry with her care for customer service, she utilises her knowledge and skills to help guide patients through the journey of simple or complex treatments. Treatment planning, appointment timing and financial options are the foundation of Stefanie’s role.
Outside of work, Stefanie is married with a daughter and son. She enjoys swimming, travelling and spending time with family.
Qualified from: Dip Dent Hygiene Lpool, United Kingdom, 2004
GDC No: 6443
Our Hygienist Rebecca qualified from Liverpool University Dental Hospital in 2004. Since qualifying she has gained experience in both NHS and private practice, a specialist implant practice and also in a hospital setting. Rebecca joined our team at mydentist Westbrook in 2010. mydentist believes that a hygienist plays a vital role in educating patients and helping maintain oral health. Rebecca gains great job satisfaction from helping patients achieve healthy mouths. She particularly enjoys helping anxious and nervous patients. Rebecca is an extremely motivated member of the mydentist team with regards to dental health and is passionate about inspiring others to feel the same, including both patients and staff. She thrives off success and can be found at her happiest when seeing positive results with her patients. Out of work Rebecca enjoys cars and F1, travelling, keeping fit and spending family together time with her husband and son.
Qualified from: BDS Manchester, UK, 2007
GDC No: 113414
Nihad completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the University of Manchester in 2007. Following a year completing foundation training in Liverpool, Nihad enrolled onto the MSc program in Endodontics, at the University of Central Lancashire. Since 2011 he has been treating complex endodontic cases in practices across the North West. He has also spent time at the Leeds Dental Institute carrying out complex dental treatment as part of a multi-disciplinary team. In addition, he is carrying out research as part of a Masters degree at Leeds also. Nihad has a passion for endodontics and attends courses both nationally and internationally to learn from some of the leading experts in the world and is a keen member of both the British Endodontic Society and European Society of Endondontology. Away from dentistry Nihad has an interest in health and nutrition, he also plays squash in the North West Division.
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