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: BDS (Edin), MSc (Uni Lon), FDS (RCSEng), MOrth (RCSEng) United Kingdom, 1990
GDC No: 65336
Dr Henderson completed her initial dental training at Edinburgh University and began her career as a hospital dentist at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast. She then spent two years in New Zealand lecturing in oral surgery followed by a further two years treating children at the Bristol Dental Hospital. After her Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons she spent a further three years obtaining a Master of Orthodontics at the internationally renowned Eastman Postgraduate Institute, London. She became a specialist orthodontist with a Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons.
Nicky treats mostly adult patients privately using braces which don’t show, such as Incognito and Invisalign (a platinum provider). She enjoys walking in the Mendip Hills with Elmer the dog and watching the Great British Bake Off on TV.
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: 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.
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.
(Dental Implant Surgeon)
Qualified from: Dip Dent Palermo,Italy, 2007
GDC No: 84168
Gaetano graduated as Dental Surgeon from the Dental School of Palermo
University in Italy in 2002, following which he entered the private practice in
In 2003 he moved to Germany were he trained extensively in field of oral surgery
and then in private practice.
IN 2004, Gaetano started to practice in general dental practice NHS and private in
Somerset, meanwhile pursuing postgraduate training in the field of Prosthodontics,
the branch of dentistry focusing on restoring or replacing damaged or missing
teeth. Gaetano has attained a Certificate in Implantology from UCL Eastman
Dental School and in 2009 the UCL Post Graduate Certificate in Advance
He has participated to different courses in UK and abroad to upgrade his skills.
He currently practices in Bridgwater, Wellington in mix NHS and Private practice
and in Yeovil on a referral basis.
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: Oral Health Science Essex,United Kingdom, 2014
GDC No: 196452
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