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The Crescent Specialist Dental Centre Orthodontist in Plymouth, PL1 3AB

  • They're so stylish! Many teen patients have turned their braces into fashion statements with coloured bands and brackets.
Accepting NHS & Private patients

Address: The Crescent Specialist Centre, 2 The Crescent, Plymouth, PL1 3AB

Opening times

09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

About The Crescent Specialist Dental Centre

Welcome to The Crescent Specialist Dental Centre. Located in the Plymouth 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 01752 222444 if you would like to discuss our teeth straightening options or you can fill in our online referral form.

Arrange a consultation

Interested in our orthodontic treatments? Arrange a consultation and come see us to discuss your options.

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    Improve the appearance of your teeth with our world class whitening systems. For more information call
    01752 222444


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Meet the team at The Crescent Specialist Dental Centre

Your clinicians

  • Dr.Doina Vulcu (Orthodontist) Qualified from: DMD Timisoara, Romania, 1996 GDC No: 129429
    Doina qualified as a Dentist in 1995 from The Faculty of Dentistry Targu-Mures, Romania, and 5 years later she became a Specialist in Orthodontics. She entered the Orthodontics Specialist List UK in 2010 and now she is a member of the British Orthodontic Society. She has completed numerous hours of postgraduate courses in Orthodontics and her favourite topics are the low friction fixed brace system (Damon) and the Invisalign aligners system. Doina has a wealth of experience working with patients, both adults and children and she takes great pride in offering them the best possible Orthodontic treatments. She takes time to listen to her patients and she provides treatments to suit all individual needs, offering a unique patient experience.
  • Dr.Hendrik Bruwer (Orthodontist) Qualified from: BChD, BChD-Hons(Pedo+Ortho), MChD(Ortho) South Africa, 1983 GDC No: 68839
    Hennie qualified as a dentist and was awarded the best student in orthodontics and oral surgery by the University. Whist being a lecturer in orthodontics he did a joint honours degree in pedodontics and orthodontics (1987). He qualified as a specialist in orthodontics at the University of Stellenbosch (1992) and practiced as an orthodontist in Cape Town, South Africa. He and his family relocated to the UK in 2003. Following this he practiced as an associate and principal orthodontist in and around London. He is driven and his aim is to treat all young patients to the best of his ability to boost their self-esteem for a challenging future. Hennie is a strong believer in the future of aesthetic orthodontics and is equipped in all the fields of aesthetic orthodontics. Hennie is registered in the GDC Specialist List in orthodontics and a member of the British Orthodontic Society.
  • Dr.Elizabeth Ransome Qualified from: Peninsula Dental School United Kingdom, 2012 GDC No: 229558
    Dr Murphy qualified as a dentist in 2012 from the Peninsula Dental School in Plymouth in 2012 following an undergraduate degree at Kings College London in Biomedical Sciences. For the last 6 years she has been working within the local community for the NHS as a General Dental Practitioner and has spent time within the last 18 months working with clients delivering Facial Aesthetics. The main focus of Elizabeth’s Aesthetic work is to work with your own natural beauty making enhancements not major changes. Each client has a consultation to ensure that treatment can be planned to achieve the best possible results through the use of wrinkle relaxing treatments, Dermal Fillers and Lip Augmentation. Consultation are free of charge and clients are under no obligation to proceed with treatment so why not get in touch to find out what we can offer you.
  • Dr.Jacob Taekke (Dental Implant Surgeon) Qualified from: BDS Denmark, 2001 GDC No: 82641
    Jacob was born in Denmark and trained there to be a dental surgeon. After graduation in 2001 Jacob worked in Denmark until the call of adventure tempted him to move and practice abroad. Jacob has lived and worked in the South West of England since 2003. In this time Jacob has treated thousands of patients within general dentistry but since 2008 he has dedicated his time to the exciting field of dental implantology. Jacob works for MyDentist covering the South West meeting the rising demand for quality dental implant treatment.

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

Last updated: Monday, 10 December 2018