Oral Health Advisor & Practice Manager
Debbie Lennon: RDN Dip DHE Dip DPM GDC Number: 109060
Languages Spoken: English
Debbie Qualified from South London College (NEBDN) in 1979 and went on to take a diploma in Dental Health Education in 1988. Debbie has also completd a level 5 diploma
in Dental Practice Management.
Debbie has been working at the Practice for 35 years! and her passion is Oral Health she works very closely alongside the hygienist to provide you with all the information and help that you need to keep your mouth clean and healthy. Debbie is also our Treatment Coordinator, with her vast knowledge of all dental procedures she is able to explain in easy to understand terms all aspects of your dental treatment.
Mark Dolheguy BDS GDC Number: 75490
Languages spoken: English
Education: Mark Qualified at the university of Otago New Zealand in 1998 and has 14 years experience in general dentistry and has been working
at the practice since 1999.
Mark has a special interest in Cosmetic Dentistry (Porcelaian Veneers, Crowns and Bridges) and has completed a "World restorative and porcelain veneer course"
with Dr. David Garber. He has also completed a "Clearstep" course for clear orthodontic braces (teeth straightening) Through experience he has a good surgical technique for extractions and is able to offer
"PAINFREE" DENTISTRY with the "MAGIC WAND"
Vania Hiratsuka Dalmedo DDS ( Brazil) BDS ( London) GDC Number: 78955
Languages spoken: English, Portuguese, Currently learning Japanese
Education: Vania qualified at the State University of São Paulo ( UNESP), Brazil and has more than 25 years of experience in dentistry. Having completed her specialist training in Endodontics (Root Canal Treatment) in 1993 from the University of City of São Paulo winning the Maillefer Award for First Place, in 1998 she was accepted for a Clinical Attachment in Endodontics at the prestigious Guy’s Dental Hospital. For 10 years she divided her time between her own private practice and teaching Endodontics at post graduate level at two Universities in São Paulo City. Vania has been working at the practice for 12 years .She is our in-house expert in Root Canal Treatment, also accepting referrals from other local dentists. She regularly attends meetings and conferences on the subject, and is always striving to deliver a very gentle, pain-free and up to date treatment to her patients. In 2009 she completed the ‘Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry Course’ at Eastman Dental Hospital and more recently in 2011 she obtained the Certificate in Cosmetic and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry at the renowned ‘Advanced Dental Seminars’ with Dr. Chris Orr in London. Vania is fully qualified to provide Non-Surgical Facial Aesthetics treatment using Botulinum Toxin (Botox) and Dermal Fillers for anti-wrinkle treatment and lip enhancement, and trained to use Botox to correct ‘gummy smile’ (when too much of your gums are shown when you smile) and to treat patients suffering from TMJ (temporo-mandibular joint) problems and bruxism (grinding and clenching). She is also a Certified Invisalign Provider treating adults and teenagers.
Vania applies all this knowledge to her day-to-day clinic, using modern techniques and minimally invasive dentistry to achieve a healthy,stable and natural looking end result.
Kishanie Wijesinghe Little - BDS London GDC Number 71158
Education: Kishanie graduated from the Royal London Hospital Medical College in 1995 having won a prize for her elective work on Oral cancer.
Amongst her many other qualifications are:
Certified to provide Orthodontic treatment using Invisalign and the Inman Aligner since July 1998.
Certified to provide Facial Aesthetic treatment using Dermafillers and Botulinum Toxin (eg: Botox) since July 2008.
March 2004-Jan 2005 Course in Advanced Endodontic treatment (Advanced Root Canal Treatment) at the Eastman Dental Institute
She is an enthusiastic and cheerful general practitioner with 17 years experience in private practice. Kishanie is passionate about her work and has followed the 5 year Diploma Course in Advanced Restorative Dentistry at the prestigious Eastman Dental Institute from 1990- 1995 as well as many other post-graduate courses to ensure that she delivers the best possible care to her patients. She believes in “natural” smile design, with a sound occlusion ( a good bite) and strives to provide restorations that are indistinguishable from a patients natural teeth.
She is an associate member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD)
Kishanie is been qualified to treat problems with the TMJ (jaw joint) and Occlusion (a patient’s bite) since 2007 and is also a member of the British Society of Occlusal Studies.
Mr. Mark Vardon BDS(Lond), MClinDent(Lond), FDSRCS(Eng), MRDRCS(Eng) GDC Number: 68498
Specialist in Prosthodontics and Oral Surgery/Implant Surgeon
Education: Mark Vardon graduated from Kings College Hospital Dental School in 1992. He obtained a surgically based Fellowship in Dental Surgery (FDS) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1996 and entry onto the General Dental Council Specialist list in Oral Surgery in 1998.
Mark undertook specialist training in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics at the world renowned Eastman Dental Institute in London and obtained the Specialist Diploma of Membership in Restorative Dentistry (MRD) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2004.
Mark’s expertise covers
• Implant Dentistry (including same day teeth)
• Smile Makeover
• Partial / full mouth rehabilitation
• Veneers / Luminers
• Crowns, Bridges and Dentures
• Tooth Whitening
• Correction of failed dental treatment
• Dental solutions for snoring
• Use of sedation
• Bone grafting and sinus lifts
Mark Vardon trains both undergraduate and postgraduate dentists in prosthodontics. oral surgery, implant dentistry and sedation. He lectures widely and is an active member of study groups.
He is high experienced in the replacement of missing teeth, the restoration of natural looking teeth and in complicated and simple restorations of the whole mouth. He is among a select number of specialists and implant surgeons who hold double specialist recognition on the General Dental Council (UK) list. He works in hospital/University and private practice and holds senior positions as an Associate Specialist & Clinical lecturer in Oral Surgery.
Mr. Suleiman Buhari Dip Dental Hygiene - Qualified RAF Halton - GDC Number 1593
Languages Spoken: English
Education: Suleiman Qualified at Guys Hospital London & RAF Halton in 1977 and has 35 years experience in Dental Hygiene.
Suleiman has been working at the practice for 15 years and has the reputation of the "Gentle Giant" patients say his "Scale and Polish" is the best they have ever experienced.
Patients come from miles away to see him.
Suleiman is dedicated to Oral Health and carries out more advanced procedures for Periodontal disease (Gum disease) as well as simple scale and polish and "Air Abrasion"
Julie Barham - Qualified Dental Nurse GDC Number 163382
Jade Ward - Qualified Dental Nurse GDC Number 183301
Monika Parti - Qualified Dental Nurse GDC Number 147739 (Surgical Nurse)
Lorraine Carlson- Receptionist 10 years