Dentist in Greenhithe Kent
Rashmika Patel BDS FGDP
Rashmi graduated from Sheffield Dental School in 1983.She has been successfully running her practice for 24 years, and in this time has undertaken training foundation dentist.
Rashmi has an interest in reconstructive cosmetic dentistry, smile makeovers, orthodontics and provides treatments including Invisalign and Valplast dentures. Rashmi also has completed the Chris Orr Cosmetic Dentistry and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry course in 2012.
Rashmi has been training Foundation Dentists since 1994 and has a passion for teaching and continuing education. She is a keen promoter of learning new skills and using new technologies to keep in touch with ever changing modern dentistry.
GDC No: 58401
Adriana Moulson BDS (Hons), MJDF(uk), Dip Imp Dent UCL Eastman
Adriana qualified from King’s College London (2008) with Honours. She joined our practice the same year as a vocational Dental Practitioner. Prior to dental school, she worked as a dental technician since 1987, this helped her to gain in depth knowledge of restorative dentistry.
Adriana was awarded Membership of the Joint Dental Faculty UK in 2011 and is a member of the Association of Dental Implantology UK. She under took a 3 year Diploma in Implant Dentistry at the Eastman CPD University College London and graduated with Distinction in 2014.
Adriana has a special interest in Implant Dentistry as well as prevention, restorative cosmetic dentistry and working with nervous patients.
GDC No: 154723
Vanisha Patel BDS(Hons) MJDF(UK)
Vanisha qualified from Barts and The London school of Dentistry in 2008 with Honours. She completed her vocational training in Surrey and went on to undertake a foundation year training in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery departments of University College Hospital, The Eastman Dental Institute and Great Ormond Street Hospital.
She gained surgical experience of complex extractions, dental biopsies and assisted dental surgical procedures including head and neck cancers, cleft palate repair and orthognathic surgery. Vanisha was awarded Membership of The Joint Faculties and in 2014 gained a Postgraduate Certificate in Restorative Dental Practice from The Eastman Institute and has been training Foundation Dentists in practice since 2012.
Vanisha has an interest in orthodontics, including Fastbraces® and a keen interest in preventative dentistry.
GDC No: 157813
Rebecca Cray BDS (Bristol)
Following completing her undergraduate degree at the University of Bristol, Rebecca joined the practice to complete her Foundation Training year in 2015. Since joining the practice permanently, Rebecca has enjoyed continuing her professional development.
With a postgraduate certificate in Primary Dental Care (Merit) she is now studying for a diploma focusing on periodontal disease and education within dentistry.
Rebecca enjoys working with children and nervous patients.
GDC No: 258591
Kiran Manku BDS Birm 2015
Kiran graduated from University of Birmingham School of Dentistry with a Distinction in Clinical Dentistry and completed her vocational training in Essex.
Kiran has a particular passion for Facial Aesthetics. She has advanced qualifications in both botulinum toxin (anti-wrinkle treatments) and dermal fillers. Kiran believes that patients' best interests are of the utmost priority and strives to treat all patients with excellent care.
She is also committed to continued professional development by attending various courses to stay up to date with current techniques in dentistry.
GDC No: 258473
Cara Reilly NEBDN, OHE
Cara joined our practice in 2005 as a trainee dental nurse and became a qualified dental nurse in 2008. Over the years she has progressed within the practice and is now also Practice Manager. She under took an additional qualification in 2014 passing her exams in Oral Health Education. She also enjoys being a mentor to the nurses as they under take their exams. Cara is a registered dental nurse with the General Dental Council (GDC) and completes Continued Professional Development (CPD) every year to ensure her skill and knowledge is up to date.
GDC No: 146246
Daisy MacDonald NEBDN
Daisy joined the practice in 2004 as a trainee dental nurse. She registered with the GDC in 2008. In 2013 Daisy was successful in passing her Dental Nurse Examination’s and became a qualified dental nurse. She is a valid member of the team with years experience in this career. She also carries out Continued Professional Development every year to ensure she remains up to date on all aspects of dentistry.
GDC No: 153688
Natasha joined the practice in 2011. She is also currently studying for her national exam in dental nursing and is due to qualify within the next year.
Lorraine began working for Rashmi Patel when we were located at the old premises in 2004. She is a long standing valued member of the team. She is mainly based at our sister surgery in Swanscombe but does also work here at Greenhithe.
She carries out courses throughout the year to ensure her knowledge is up to date.
GDC No: 115284
Rebecca Tampin NVQ level 3
Rebecca joined the practice in 2017. She qualified as a dental nurse from Kings College London in 2015. She registered with the GDC in 2015. She is a valued member of the team with 5 years experience in this career.
She also carries out Continued Professional Development every year to ensure she remains up to date on all aspects of dentistry. She is looking to part take in further courses in the future to add to her skills.
GDC No: 260286
Darrell Cook - Receptionist
Darrell has been with the practice for 23 years in which Rashmi inherited her and her skills when she brought the practice. Darrell is not only the most experienced receptionist she is also a registered Dental Nurse. She has a great relationship with not only the staff but also with the patient’s gaining this over the many years she has worked here. She is a highly valued member of the team. She too has to carry out yearly continued professional development for her dental nursing.
GDC No: 153356
Tracy Ward- Receptionist
Tracy became a member of the reception team in 2014. She is a very caring and considerate receptionist and is great with dealing with patients. She has in this time gained a great re-pour with the dentist and nurses and is a valued member of the team.