5-6 Talbot Square, Cleobury Mortimer, Kidderminster DY14 8BQ

Our Team

Learn all about the practice team

We are a dedicated team of dentists in Shropshire, working alongside a skilled team of dental professionals to give you the highest quality dental care and stress-free experience.

Dentists

Dr Kunal Sirpal

BDS (Hons) 
King’s College London, 2014
GDC Number: 251419
Principal Dentist

Dr Kunal Sirpal has been a part of Cleobury Dental Practice from the very first day of his dental career, joining the team as a newly-graduated Foundation Dentist in 2014. Graduating from King’s College London, with honours, he then went on to gain a wealth of experience by joining the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Unit at Manchester Royal Infirmary.

Kunal has since returned to Cleobury Dental Practice and is committed to advancing his skills and knowledge by studying a postgraduate diploma in Restorative Dentistry at the University of Birmingham. As Principal Dentist, he has the honour of leading his dedicated team and continuing to develop Cleobury Dental Practice as a proud provider of high-quality dental care.

Dr Ann-Marie Bard

BChD PgCert Den. Ed.
University of Leeds, 1996
GDC Number: 71958
Associate Dentist

Dr Ann-Marie Bard qualified from the University of Leeds and became a partner of Cleobury Dental Practice in 2008, becoming principal dentist in 2011. During this time, she has overseen the modernisation and expansion of Cleobury Dental Practice into the state-of-the-art facilities our staff and patients now enjoy. She has now continued at the practice as an associate dentist, providing general dental care as well as having interests in facial aesthetics procedures.

Dr Bard enjoys a fantastic reputation as a successful trainer for the Dental Foundation Programme, run by Health Education England for graduate dentists, and is currently a joint-trainer with Dr Whitehouse.

Dr Laura Whitehouse

BChD PgCert Den. Ed.
University of Leeds, 2010
GDC Number: 192422
Associate Dentist

Dr Laura Whitehouse joined Cleobury Dental Practice in 2015, having qualified as a dentist in 2010 at the University of Leeds. Since qualifying, she had the exciting opportunity to work as a dentist in Australia, before returning to the UK and general dental practice. Dr Whitehouse has since completed further postgraduate qualifications which has led her to become a successful joint-trainer for the Dental Foundation Programme, for graduate dentists, with Dr Bard.

Dr Naresh Arun Pal

MSc Oral Surgery (Merit), PG Cert Dental Sedation and Pain Management (Distinction), PG Cert MOS RCS (Eng), BDS, BSc (Hons)
University of Central Lancashire, 2013
GDC Number: 243770
Associate Dentist

Dr Pal joined Cleobury Dental Practice in 2019, bringing with him a wealth of experience and special interests in Oral Surgery, Dental Implantology, Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry. Having completed undergraduate degrees in both Pharmacology and Dentistry, he continues to advance his skills through postgraduate study, allowing him to deliver high quality patient care with his calm and friendly manner. He has also completed qualifications in conscious sedation, allowing him to deliver dental care for the most anxious and nervous patients.

At Cleobury Dental Practice, Dr Pal accepts referrals for routine and complex dental extractions (including wisdom teeth), gum disease treatments as well as advanced endodontic procedures.

Dr Christie Grove

BDS
University of Birmingham, 2019

GDC Number: 284721
Dentist

Dr Grove joined Cleobury Dental Practice as a foundation dentist, after graduating from the University of Birmingham in 2019. Dr Grove has quickly become known for her calm, caring and attentive approach to dental care. Following completion of her foundation training year, we are extremely pleased that Dr Grove will continue as an associate dentist at Cleobury Dental Practice.

Dr Neil Sampson

BDS MFGDP (UK)
University of Birmingham, 1985

GDC Number: 67071
Special Interest in Dental Implantology

Dr Sampson enjoys a fantastic reputation as an experienced provider of dental implants with over 20 years of experience. Dental implants are a fantastic solution to replace a missing tooth or an entire arch of missing teeth. They can also be used to make dentures more firm and stable when chewing.

Dr Sampson accepts referrals for dental implants and also has  years of experience in providing dental care under conscious sedation, an ideal solution for the most anxious of dental patients.

Dr Laura Wood

BDS
University of Birmingham, 1985

GDC Number: 60634
Special Interest in Orthodontics

Dr Wood provides all orthodontic (teeth-straightening) procedures at Cleobury Dental Practice. She has pursued her passion for orthodontics and is able to provide a wide range of different treatment options for our patients, including: conventional braces, discreet teeth straightening options (such as ceramic brackets and lingual braces on the inside surfaces of the teeth) and Invisalign. Dr Wood also uses the latest in digital dental technology with the iTero scanner, allowing you to see an instant simulation of a straighter smile!

Dr Anam Chaudhry

BDS
University of Birmingham, 2020
GDC Number: 290653
 
We are pleased to welcome Dr Chaudhry, who joins Cleobury Dental Practice as part of the Dental Foundation Training Programme. She has graduated from the University of Birmingham Dental School.

Dental Hygienists

Mr Greg Wilshaw

Dip Dent Hygiene RCS (Edin) 2011
GDC Number: 106998
Dental Hygienist

Greg is one of our dental hygienists at Cleobury Dental Practice, having previous experience in the dental world in practice management. As a hygienist, Greg works with patients suffering from gum disease and guides them through the best ways to control it. This may involve tailored advice on the best techniques, to keep the teeth and gums clear of plaque, or gentle removal of calculus (tartar) deposits around the gumline. He is also able to work alongside our dentists to deliver more advanced gum disease treatments for those suffering from it. Greg’s gentle and caring approach means he can work with even the most anxious or nervous patients to improve oral health.

Ms Helen Morgan

RDH RDT  
GDC Number: 106181
Dental Hygienist and Dental Therapist

Helen has a dual role at Cleobury Dental Practice as a hygienist and dental therapist. She enjoys working with patients to achieve and maintain a healthy mouth and works alongside our dentists to provide certain dental treatments such as routine fillings and gum disease treatments. She has a gentle and calm approach to delivering dental care, perfect for patients who may feel nervous when coming to their dental appointments.

Practice Manager

Nicola Atherage

GDC Number: 247798
Practice Manager

As Practice Manager, Nicola ensures the smooth day-to-day running of our practice as well as ensuring we remain compliant with our duties to provide the highest level of patient care.

Care Coordinator

Mrs Katy Knowles

GDC Number: 246457
Care Coordinator & First Aider

As care coordinator, and qualified dental nurse, Katy is on hand to answer any questions you may have about joining our practice or the many treatments we offer. She is also able to book and coordinate your appointments, making your experience as smooth as possible. Katy can also discuss the various finance options we have available. Looking for a new dentist? Why not book an appointment with Katy and be shown around the practice and discuss all the options to join us!

Dental Nursing Team

Our dedicated team of dental nurses are on hand to make your experience as stress-free as possible.

Abigail Bytheway

GDC Number: 266581
Head Nurse

Sophie Condra

GDC Number: 280264

Rebecca Coll

GDC Number: 244765

Ashleigh Cox

GDC Number: 279300

Maysie Meacham

Kayleigh Perks

Hannah Walsh

Eliana Veal

Reception Team

Jessica Hagan

GDC Number: 250387
Orthodontics Coordinator

Melanie Taylor

First Aider

Why choose our dental practice?

Cleobury Dental Practice is a member of, and accredited by, a number of different dental organisations. We are also a provider of both NHS dental treatments and an Invisalign Provider. Please see below for more information.  

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