Colin Orsbourn, Dip CDT. RCS (Eng.) DD (hons) Toronto. RDT
GDC registration 115787
Registered Manager & Clinical Dental Technician
After completing his training at The Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel, Colin Orsbourn qualified in Dental Technology in 1980. Moving to The Eastman Dental Hospital, Colin obtained Advanced Certificates in both Prosthodontic Technology and Crown and Bridge Technology, and achieved the post of Senior Dental Technician within the Prosthetic Dental Laboratory.
Colin enrolled on the denturist programme at the International Denturist Education Centre at George Brown College, Toronto. In 2002 he obtained the Certificate in Denturism, and was awarded an honours Diploma in Denturism in 2003.
Bespoke Denture Centre was formed in 2001 providing dentures directly to the public.
In 2007, The General Dental Council introduced a new classification of Dental Care Professional, the Clinical Dental Technician who is now able to treat patients directly who require complete dentures.
Colin Orsbourn was one of the first thirty candidates to qualify in the UK, with Diploma in Clinical Dental Technology (Royal College of Surgeons of England).
Dr Farzana Islam BDS (Hons), BSc, ARCS.
GDC registration 193124
Farzana qualified with honours from Kings College Hospital, London in 2010. She is particularly interested in preventative and minimally invasive dentistry, believing that prevention is always better than cure.
Farzana has a keen interest in aesthetic dentistry and enjoys providing tooth coloured restorations such as composite fillings and porcelain crowns. She has experience in cosmetic orthodontics and provides short term treatment using Cfast.
Farzana enjoys keeping up to date with the most current developments in dentistry and regularly attends courses and seminars. She greatly enjoyed her recent charitable work in Morocco in collaboration with DentAid and hopes to do more charitable work in the future.
Michaella Karim BDS Hons, MFDS RCPS (Glasg).
GDC Registration 258695
Michaella graduated from Kings College London in 2015 with honours. She has since been working in general dental practice and has also completed a training year in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at the Royal London and Whipps Cross Hospital.
Michaella is an enthusiastic and empathetic dentist who strives to improve oral health through patient education and evidence based clinical procedures. She particularly enjoys oral surgery and aesthetic dentistry.
At present, Michaella is undertaking an advanced aesthetic and restorative course to further her skill set. Michaella has an interest in facial aesthetics, providing anti-wrinkle and dermal filler treatments.
Amanda Richardson Dip DHT RCS (Eng.) RDN
GDC registration 197768
Dental Hygienist & Therapist
Amanda worked as a nurse and within the dental recruitment industry for over 6 years before commencing her studies at the prestigious Kings College Dental Hospital in London and qualified as a Dental Hygienist and Therapist in 2016.
Whilst at King’s, Amanda was awarded ‘Best Student in Clinical Skills’ and under new GDC guidelines benefits from full and direct access to patients. She brings with her a wealth of experience in community and special care as well as paediatric dental care.
Amanda is also an advanced aesthetic practitioner and enjoys being able to enhance natural beauty and features in a safe and clean environment whilst giving patients high quality treatment using the Juvederm range.
Anika Mascarenhas RDN. OHE.
GDC Registration 245817
Dental Nurse & Receptionist
Anika has been working as a dental nurse since 2011 and qualified with the NEBDN in early 2013. She has ample experience having worked with a variety of dentists and dental care professionals. She is particularly interested in cosmetic dentistry and enjoys providing a high level of care by ensuring a dental visit is comfortable and enjoyable for patients. Anika is qualified as an infection prevention control lead and also as an oral health educator.
Anika aspires to one day study a course that enables her to give more personal and direct care to patients.
In her spare time, Anika enjoys spending time with friends and family, doing activities as well as keeping fit.
Natalie Knight RDN.
GDC Registration 121259
Dental Nurse & Receptionist
Natalie has been a dental nurse since 1999. Working in both a private and NHS setting she has gained experience in many fields of dentistry, including cosmetic treatments, orthodontics and implants.
She has been responsible for administrative duties, website work and advertising to help her previous dental practice grow their patient base and is looking to do further training to enable her to take impressions for patients.
In her space time Natalie likes to keep fit swimming, spending time with her daughter and has a love of medieval history.
Louise Flisher RDN.
GDC Registration 266594
Louise has been working as a dental nurse since 2011 and qualified with a NEBDN in 2016. Louise has a particular interest in restorative dentistry and in the future hopes to undertake an impression taking course and a dental radiography course to further her skills as a dental nurse. Louise is hard working and likes to make patients feel comfortable throughout their visit. In her spare time Louise enjoys doing outdoor activities and swimming with her 3 young children.