Qualified from: BDS (Edin), MSc (Uni Lon), FDS (RCSEng), MOrth (RCSEng) United Kingdom, 1990
GDC No: 65336
Dr Nicky first trained as a dentist in Edinburgh, then accumulated a range of experience in various branches of the profession including a year lecturing at the University of Otago, New Zealand. She attained a Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of England before training to be an orthodontist at London’s Eastman Dental Institute, obtaining a research MSc, and became a specialist in 1998. Since 2005 she has worked exclusively in private practice treating mostly adult patients, and has extensive experience in providing a range of appliances for all types of problems. She loves living in the country, enjoys running, cycling and generally keeping fit, plays brass instruments and keeps bees.
Qualified from: Lek. Stom (BDS) Bialystok, Poland, MSc Ortho (Warwick), United Kingdom, 2000
GDC No: 84538
Sylwia qualified as a Dentist at Akademia Medyczna in Bialystok, Polland in 2000. Sylwia worked in General Dentistry before joining our team in 2007. In 2015 she successfully completed her post graduate training at the University of Warwick. She gained her Masters Degree in Orthodontics (with merit) and became a dentist with special interest in Orthodontics. (DwSI in Ortho). Sylwia is a valued member of our team and carries out treatment on our NHS and Junior Private patients.
She is passionate about her continuous professional development and regularly attends orthodontic courses, reading professional books and journals.
Sylwia is married to Pawel (Paul) and together they have two daughters. Sylwia also enjoys reading, travelling and spending time with the family.
Qualified from: Orthodontic Therapist England, 2016
GDC No: 235182
Olivia started her career in dentistry in 2008 when she emigrated from Australia to the UK. After coming to the UK she trained in Dental Nursing in 2012 and Dental Radiography in 2013. She then specialised in Orthodontic Nursing and at Leeds Dental Hospital in 2015 gained the diploma in Orthodontic Therapy.
In 2016 she moved to Somerset to join the Orthoworld team. She is passionate about providing a high standard of care to her patients and ensuring they are well supported throughout their treatment journey. In her spare time she is an avid baker and enjoys making cakes for special occasions for friends and family.
Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy RCS Eng, 2012
GDC No: 114572
Palvi qualified as an Orthodontic Therapist at The Royal College of Surgeons England in 2012. She began her career as a Dental Nurse in 2003. In 2009 Palvi moved from Windsor to Taunton to further her career gaining post qualifications in Radiography and Orthodontic Nursing which lead into her training to become an Orthodontic Therapist. Palvi started her career in Dentistry in 2003 and qualified with the National Certificate in Dental Nursing (NEBDN) in 2005. She has worked alongside specialist clinicians in Endodontics, Prosthodontics and Orthodontics. She then gained qualifications in Dental Radiography and Orthodontics after moving from London to Somerset in 2009. It was here that she realised her passion for Orthodontics and decided to pursue her career as a Orthodontic Therapist qualifying in 2012. She has a special interest in alternative therapies and looks forward to extending her knowledge and experience in these fields.
Palvi enjoys helping her patients achieve a smile that they are happy with and can leave feeling confident and transformed. Outside of work, she enjoys travelling, and socialising.
Qualified from: BDS (London) FDS RCPS (Glasgow) DOrth (England) MSc (London) MOrth RCS (Edinbough) United Kingdom, 1983
GDC No: 58022
Adrian qualified as a dentist at University College Hospital, London in 1983 . After a spell in general practice in the Isle of Wight, and hospital posts in Bristol, Merseyside and Dundee, Adrian studied at the Eastman Institute of Dental Surgery in London ,where he completed his orthodontic training in 1992. He has since worked in a variety of roles both in specialist practice and in hospitals, across the length and breadth of the UK.
Adrian oversees the delivery of NHS treatment at the Taunton practice and also provides a variety of private treatments. He is especially keen on treating adults and the enthusiasm that they bring when they see their smiles developing!
Adrian is an accredited provider of the Invisalign and Incognito brace systems and an Examiner in the Diploma of Primary Care Orthodontics at the Faculty of General Dental Practice of the Royal College of Surgeons, England.
Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy University of Warwick 2015 UK, 2015
GDC No: 119025
Alison qualified as a Dental Nurse in Wellington New Zealand whilst living out there for almost 3 years.
After returning to the UK she continued her career working as a Dental Nurse for a private Periodontal practice in Surrey from 1997 to 2001. Then relocated London from 2001-2003 again in the periodontal field of dental nursing.
In 2003 Alison was asked to return to Surrey and work in a mixed Specialist Private Practice which included Implantology, Oral Surgery, Periodontology and Endodontics.
2009 Alison moved to an Orthodontic practice and whilst there realised she wished to pursue a career as an Orthodontic Therapist.
After studying at Warwick University she qualified as an Orthodontic Therapist in 2015.
Alison enjoys working as part of a team and also finds Orthodontics very rewarding. She enjoys getting to know and encourage and motivate patients through their Orthodontic journey.
Outside of work she enjoys spending her time with her family especially her young son who she says keeps her on her toes and never fails to entertain. Alison also enjoys travelling, photography, reading and running.
Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy Warwick,United Kingdom, 2009
GDC No: 109181
Judith qualified as a dental nurse in 2002 and joined the Orthoworld team in 2004. Judith then went on to complete NEBDN Orthodontic Nursing Qualification in 2006 and NEBDN Specialist Radiography in 2007. After 3 years’ experience in Orthodontic nursing Judith then went on to complete her qualification in Orthodontic Therapy in 2009 at Warwick University.
Judith has had experience of working in a hospital setting, Private and NHS dentistry within the North and South Somerset areas. Amongst this Judith has also had experience of working for the Primary Care Trust with patients with special needs and learning difficulties.
Judith enjoys spending time with her family, travelling, tourism and keeping fit with cross fit.
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