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Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

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Irina Cruceanu

Irina Cruceanu
GDC No. 169780
Clinical Lead
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

Irina is a Clinical lead at our surgery having worked with Anmol at another practice before he acquired this practice as our principal. Irina has been a qualified dental nurse since 2008, she trained as a dental implant nurse in 2009, qualified as a dental radiographer in 2010 and sedation in 2011.

Irina then passed additional courses to enable her to take both impressions and photographs for our patients.


Irina oversees the smooth running of the practice, ensures we are compliant and strives to ensure our patients have the best possible care and is always on hand to answer any questions you may have about your treatment and offer you support where required.

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Vander Broom

Vander Broom
Senior Receptionist
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence
Vander has a wealth of experience predominately within an administration and reception capacity within the healthcare sector. She is a very conscientious individual, has a great sense of humor and a caring nature, helping to creating a welcoming environment in the practice. She was previously the Head Receptionist at The Lister Hospital in Chelsea where she managed and trained the front of house staff.

She has a great passion for customer service and aims to deliver a first class experience to all our patients.

Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

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Heidi

Heidi
Receptionist/Treatment Coordinator
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

Heidi joined the practice in September 2017 as a part-time receptionist and treatment coordinator.

She approaches her role with a strong customer service background and prides herself on always putting the patient first. Heidi believes regular feedback from patients is the best way to ensure the practice's exceptional standards are delivered at each appointment.

Outside of work, Heidi enjoys spending time with her family and friends and is passionate about the arts.

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Alexander Blackfield

Alexander Blackfield
Receptionist
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

Alex joined the practice in April 2019 to cover maternity leave after finishing his studies at the University of Essex. He has experience working in multiple industries.

Alexander is committed to learn and work in a very busy environment. Alexander has a flexible approach and ability remain composed under pressure.

In his spare time, he is a UK national-level fencer, eager for competitions and always ready to face new challenges.

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Jess Snelling
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

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Carolyn Watts

Carolyn Watts
GDC No. 3278
Dental Hygienist
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence
Carolyn qualified as a Dental Hygienist in 1985 from the Royal Army Dental Corps School of Dental Hygiene, Aldershot. She has gained vast experience in treating children, adults and special needs patients here in the UK and in Germany and Cyprus during her time in the Army.

In the last 7 years of her Army career she worked as a tutor at the Defense Dental Agencies School of Dental Hygiene culminating in her appointment as Principal Tutor. During this time she also taught Dental Nurses to the National Certificate standards. She has gained further qualifications in Health Promotion, Diet and Nutrition, Smoking Cessation and teaching and has just completed a 'tooth whitening' course.

Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

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Sukaina Hashim

Sukaina Hashim
GDC No. 135602
Dental Hygienist
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence
Sukaina joined the team in February 2016. She completed her BSc in Dental Hygiene and Therapy at the University of Portsmouth in August 2013. Sukaina practices as a dental therapist working closely with nervous and phobic children to meet their dental needs. Her skills include being able to extract deciduous dentition and restorative treatments on children, with a kind and caring approach putting children and their parents at ease. As she is dual qualified she can administer dental anaesthesia and complete fluoride applications when necessary. She has completed training in tooth whitening and is able to perform Zoom Whitening.

Outside of work Sukaina enjoys socialising with friends and family, reading books, watching films and going to the gym.

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Zara Stewart

Zara Stewart
GDC No. 198555
Dental Hygienist & Therapist
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

Zara joined us as a hygienist in 2018, but has worked with us since 2011 as a dental nurse and receptionist. Zara qualified in dental hygiene and therapy at King's College Hospital in 2017 and has more than 12 years of experience in dentistry. Zara holds certificates in dental radiography and oral health education and has undergone training in tooth whitening - she has a passion for learning and is currently working towards a BSc in dental studies. In her free time she enjoys travel, socialising, reading and going to the gym.

Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

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Geanina Salavastru

Geanina Salavastru
GDC No. 273468
Dental Nurse
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence
Geanina joined The Staines Centre Of Dental Excellenece in 2016 having qualified as a dental nurse in 2017. Geanina has gained her diploma in Dental Radiology in 2019 and has completed her Sedation nursing course at SAAD in March 2020. Geanina is planning to improve her knowledge, experience and portfolio with further qualifications such as dental implant nursing and particularly enjoys assisting during surgical and implant procedures.
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

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Marta Taranek

Marta Taranek
GDC No. 273224
Dental Nurse
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence
Marta joined the team in December 2016 as a dental nurse. She qualified in 2017.

Marta will be doing her Radiography course next year which will allow her to take patient x-rays.

Marta is always keeping busy in the surgery and around the practice and you will always see her smiling.

In her spare time, Marta enjoys spending time with her family and visiting her friends.

Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

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Nima Gurung

Nima Gurung
GDC No. 269264
Dental Nurse
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence

Nima joined our team October 2017, Having qualified as a dental nurse in January 2017. Nima then passed sedation courses in 2019. With her calm and gentle manner she has the exceptional skill of putting anxious patients at ease and will make you feel very comfortable and relaxed during your appointments.

Nima is currently studying towards her diploma in dental radiology.

Timea Bogdan

Timea Bogdan
Staines Centre of Dental Excellence
Timea joined our team in June 2020 as she knew it would be the perfect practice for her to progress. Her main interests in dentistry is implants, orthodontics and cosmetic dentistry. She works alongside our Consultant Orthodontist Dr Shah. Timea really enjoys being part of the team. Outside of work Timea enjoys baking, working out and spending time with friends.

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