MEET THE TEAM
Dr Malc Newsome
Dr Malc Newsome BDS qualified from the Univeristy of Bristol in 1998, he has worked both in general practice and as a clinical assistant at Fairfield Hospital in the Oral & Maxillo-Facial Department.
He has completed numerous post-graduate courses in implant dentistry and is a member of the Association of Dental Implantology. Malc has also completed courses in advanced non-surgical facial aesthetics and chemical peels, he has been treating patients using Botulinum toxin and dermal filler treatments since 2008. Malc has recently completed a qualification in Cfast which is a fast, effective and affordable tooth straightening treatment.
GDC Registration Number: 74314
Dr Mahfuza Mannan
Dr Mahfuza Mannan is an Associate Dentist with the Practice and qualified from the University of Manchester in 1999. Mahfuza has continued to develop her career and skills by completing further qualifications in Cfast which is a fast, effective and affordable tooth straightening treatment to correct patients smiles.
Mahfuza has worked in both NHS and private dental settings and is especially successful at working with nervous patients and children. Mahfuza enjoys all aspects of cosmetic dentistry with interest in veneers and all-ceramic crowns. Recently Mahfuza has completed a course in Acupuncture and can offer this treatment for a range of Dental complaints, ranging from gagging during treatment, to facial and jaw pain problems.
GDC Registration Number: 75774
Dr Rabiya Khan BDS
Dr Rabiya Khan BDS is an associate dentist and qualified at the University of Central Lancashire in 2017. She has recently completed core training at Manchester Royal Infirmary in a busy Oral and Maxillofacial department where she built her skills in managing very unwell patients, ranging from dental abscesses to facial fractures and oral cancers.
She shows a keen interest in paediatric and special care patients and hopes to specialise in one of these areas in the future. She works well with very anxious patients.
Rabiya has also completed further qualifications in Cfast which is a fast, effective and affordable tooth straightening treatment to correct patients smiles.
Dr Alex Borges BDS
Dr Alex Borges BDS is an associate dentist and qualified at the University of Portugal in 2017. Since qualifying she has been working in the UK to gain experience within the NHS.
Alex has an interest in paediatric dentistry as she enjoys working with children of all ages. Alex is excellent at forming relationships with our more nervous patients as she guides them through their dedicated treatment plans.
In the future Alex would like to purse her dream of becoming an orthodontist and complete all the relevant qualifications.
Alex likes to keep active outside of work and participates in swimming, volleyball and enjoys all outdoor activities.
GDC Registration Number: 274484
Brigitte is our Dental Hygienist and qualified in 1995. Brigitte will examine patients for signs of oral diseases such as gingivitis and periodontitis. She will skilfully remove plaque and calculus by scaling and polishing teeth.
Brigitte has a lot of experience in advising patients how best to optimise their Oral Health and is extremely knowledgeable in her field of practice. Our Dental Hygiene appointments are a private service and cost £60 per treatment. You may require more then one appointment after your initial assesment depending on your current dental health needs.
GDC Registration Number: 48831
Rachel Newsome is the Practice Manager and a Director of the Ivy Dental Practice and has worked in the dental industry for over 36 years.
Rachel initially qualified as a dental nurse and then continued to do further development courses in Practice Management, she dedicated to providing exceptional patient care and communication with all our Patients.
GDC Registration Number: 106211
Claire Seaton is the Office Manager at the practice and has worked in the dental industry for over 10 years.
Claire initially qualified as a dental nurse at Manchester Dental Hospital in 2011 and then completed a further course in Oral Health Education with Lancaster University in 2015. Claire has since developed her career and enjoys overseeing the day to day running of the practice whilst keeping the practice policies as up to date as possible.
GDC Registration Number: 243313
Adele qualified as a Dental Nurse in 2009 and has worked at the Practice for 14 years. Adele has an additional qualification in Oral Health Education and helps run our Oral Health Clinics.
Adele likes supporting patients whilst in the surgery and has a kind and caring nature. Adele also helps to run the Reception desk and enjoys interacting with all the patients she has met over the years.
GDC Registration Number: 187131
Kerry has been a Dental Nurse for 19 years and is an Extra Duties dental nurse, having completed Fluoride Varnish application and Oral Health Instruction qualifications.
Kerry is a senior nurse and has taken on the roll of decontamination lead within the practice. Kerry enjoys interacting with all the patients she meets on a daily basis and makes sure they have the best care possible.
GDC Registration Number: 125142
Heather has been a Dental Nurse for 37 years and has worked at the Practice for 13 years.
Heather has an additional qualification in Oral Health Education and helps to run the oral health clinics. Heather likes all aspects of being a nurse, especially assisting with implant placement placements and patient aftercare.
GDC Registration Number: 151924
Ella is our new Apprentice Dental Nurse and has begun her qualification with Bury College.
Ella has started her Dental Nurse journey working on reception and getting to know our patients from the front desk. Ella is looking forward to assisting the Dentists in surgery and learning new information about the range of dental procedures we offer as a practice.
Amy is an Apprentice Nurse currently completing her Dental Nurse qualification with Bury College.
Amy delights in assisting the Dentists in surgery and has become competent in all nursing aspects. Amy enjoys meeting and getting to know all of the patients and supporting them as much as possible as she progresses in her training.
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