DR. RESH DIU BDS (1998)
Dr Diu qualified from Manchester University in 1998, having worked 2 years in Birmingham, he decided to establish his own practice. Dr Diu has a keen interest in Orthodontics, Cosmetic dentistry, Facial Aesthetics, and dental implants. Dr Diu spends a great deal of time on developing his skills as a dentist, travelling internationally to learn from some of the worlds greatest cosmetic & implant dental surgeons. Dr Diu has placed more than 5000 crowns and veneers over his 14 year career in general practice. Dr Diu has established in Northamptonshire, three multi disciplined centres of Dentistry, which covers every aspect of dentistry from implants to Orthodontics. Dr Diu is Northamptonshire`s only Platinum Elite Invisalign dentist, has been so since 2008 and his personally delivered over 8500 Invisalign aligners to his patients. Dr Diu has completed the 18 month 1-2-1 course in Dental Implants at Sheffield University, and his team are able to place same day smiles. Dr Diu has recently invested in Northamptonshires first 3D cone beam digital scanner, which is based in our 29 Park Road practice.
DR. BHUPINDER DEU BDS (2008)
CQC Manager / Six Month Smile / Invisalign Surgeon
I qualified in June 2009 with a degree in Dentistry (BDS). I have been working at Daventry Dental practice since August 2010 and thoroughly enjoy the relaxed, yet academic atmosphere here, that both the staff and patients are able to experience. I enjoy all aspects of dentistry, especially working with nervous patients to build their confidence and trust. However, I find more appeal to the cosmetic sector. I can offer a wide range of treatments from simple NHS dentistry, to a whole extensive range of private cosmetic dentistry, which includes whitening, straightening of teeth (using the Six Month Smiles system for exmple), crowns, veneers etc… My hobbies include sport; golf and football mainly; cooking, and of course, socialising!
DR. SAVRAJ BASRA
I graduated from Kings College London in 2007 with distinction in dental materials science. After which, I completed a years training in Princes Risborough; under the Oxford scheme. A golden oppurtunity arose, and I joined the practice in October 2008. My special interests include cosmetic dentistry and treatment of special needs patients which is particularly rewarding. I welcome the challenge of treating nervous patients and children; always aiming to make the patient’s dental experience a pleasant one. Treatment is carried out at the patient’s pace and explained fully using hi-tech intra-oral camera’s. I have undertaken a course in sedation which allows me to offer nervous patients treatment under a more relaxed approach. I am also carrying out a cosmetic ‘ 6-month smile’ course to offer more treatment options for patients who would like to improve their smiles safely. I am currently studying towards The Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons of England. Out of hours, I enjoy playing football, DIY, spending time with family and friends!
DR. RUSSELL HODGES BDS (2001)
Born and raised in Wellingborough, I qualified with distinction from Kings College, University of London in 2001. I joined the practice in 2002, having worked for a year in Northampton. I have, over the years developed a special interest in Endodontics (Root Canal Therapy) and am devoting an increasing amount of my time to this discipline, also receiving referrals from other practitioners. I have completed 2 periods of Endodontic training in Santa Barbara, California, and am currently studying for a Postgraduate Certificate in Endodontics at the Eastman Dental Institute (University College London). Personal interests include music – especially opera, and my (several!) Italian Greyhounds.
DR. VIKAS VOHRA
CQC Manager / Invisalign / Implant / Sedation Surgeon
Having qualified from Guy’s Dental Institute where I obtained my BDS I moved to Northampton and completed my Vocational Training from the Oxford postgraduate deanery. I have been at Wellingborough Dental Practice since 2005 as a joint NHS and Private practitioner, a role which I have thoroughly enjoyed. Currently I am in the final stages of obtaining my membership to the Royal College of Surgeons (England) via the MJDF RCS(eng) qualification. In addition I am on an Advanced Training Program with Kings College London to obtain a masters degree (MclinDent) in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics. This provides me with the following areas of interest:
- Crowns and Bridges
- Smile Makeovers
- Dental Rehabilitation
DR SARVJEET CHOLIA BDS (2011)
Sara Cholia graduated from the university of Liverpool in 2011 and then went on to complete vocational training in London.
I joined the team in 2012 and find working at Oradi a wonderful opportunity to be exposed to multiple disciplines of dentistry. I enjoy restorative dentistry the most, and love the idea of transforming a smile taking into consideration the patient as whole in terms of their teeth and personality. I am currently completing further studies in restorative dentistry in my time away from the practice. In my spare time I enjoy travelling, running, baking and socialising.
DR. KAIVAL PATEL BDS (2007) MJDF RCS (ENG)
After qualifying from Manchester Dental School with Honours in my Finals examinations, I moved back down south and took up a position at Oradi and have not looked back since.
I always strive to stay ahead of an ever-changing profession. I am currently in the final stages of obtaining the Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons of England (MJDFRCS Eng), a widely recognised postgraduate qualification.
My aim is to become a specialist in Dental Implants. Consequently, I am completing my Masters in Implantology at the University of Warwick and working alongside a leading consultant in Harley Street.
The part of Dentistry I find most rewarding is treating anxious patients and helping them to feel comfortable whilst in the dental chair. Whether it is through a simple friendly approach, relaxation techniques or with the aid of Inhalation or Intravenous sedation, I aim to make my patients feel at ease.
One of the most life enhancing moments for a patient is to improve their smile. As a dentist it is amazing to see how much a patient’s self-confidence can grow during a smile makeover. This process provides me with a great deal of satisfaction and as a result I dedicate a lot of my time to attend aesthetic courses all over the world.
I provide consultations for the following:
– Dental Implants
– Smile Enhancement
If you require any further information please feel free to contact me via the Oradi website.
DR. PREYESH PATEL BDS (2011)
I graduated from Manchester University in 2011 where I obtained my BDS. I then completed by Foundation training in Northampton under the South Yorkshire and East Midlands deanery. I recently joined the practice in 2012 and have thoroughly enjoyed my time here so far. I am in the process of completing my Royal College of Surgeons MJDF qualification and hope to gain formal training in implant dentistry in the near future. My interests include cosmetic dentistry and oral surgery. My hobbies include football, cooking, and socializing with my friends!
I graduated from the university of Birmingham with a BDS.I thoroughly enjoy being a general dental practioner and have a keen interest in restorative dentistry.
I obtained my Bachelor in Dental Surgery from the University of Birmingham in 2013. I completed my foundation training in North Wales and in 2015 I joined the Oradi team. I enjoy all aspects of dentistry and provide the highest standard of care to all of my patients. I am passionate about postgraduate education and training, with a particular interest in cosmetic surgery. I am currently being trained in this subject by one of the most prominent cosmetic dentists in the UK. Furthermore, I have been selected to complete a year long course with the Faculty of General Dental Practice in Minor Oral Surgery. Outside of dentistry I enjoy socialising with family and friends, reading, travelling and exploring new cultures.
I qualified from Birmingham dental school in 2013 with an award in Prosthetic dentistry and during my final year I was selected by my peers to undertake for a special study module in aesthetic restorative dentistry.
Prior to dental school I gained a Bachelors degree with honours in Biomedical Sciences from Queen Mary University of London. I completed my foundation training in Berkshire under the prestigious Oxfordshire Deanery and then worked in mixed practice before recently joining the great team we have here at Oradi.
I enjoy every aspect of dentistry and always strive to provide meticulous care for all my patients. My special interest include prosthetics(crowns/bridges/dentures) and cosmetic dentistry. Outside of dentistry I have a passion for cars and motorsport, football, socialising and travelling.
Oradi Dental Practice has been my home since 2007, Im a qualified Dental Therapist. I took part in Implant and Invisalign training and co-ordination and decided to expand my knowledge and continue my career at Cardiff University. Since then I have completed a post-graduate course in Periodontics; and have been fortunate enough to expand to become Business Manager of the practices. This enables me to have a lot of variety in my working week.
I have gained a lot of experience in a hospital and community environment treating anxious patients and young children. I enjoy treating patients periodontal conditions and its lovely when you get to see the improvements that can be made.
A keen interest of mine is the care of dental Implants and Restorative work along with patiently treating anxious children.
In my spare time I enjoy art and photography along with spending time with my friends and family, and walking my dog.
I qualified at Cardiff University as a Dental Therapist/Hygienist with Merit in December 2007.
Since then I have worked at Oradi as part of the dental team.
I am very passionate about treating and preventing Periodontal disease, Dental caries and see many patients who are very anxious.
I feel it is extremely important to put anxious patients at ease, and to make their experience at the dental practice pleasurable.
Outside of work I love to spend time with my 15month old daughter. And to keep fit by gointg to Zumba dance.
BA., EDT., EDH
I have been a Dental Therapist and Dental Hygienist for 7 years and love it! I have been working at Oradi since 2006. I am a Registered Dental Hygienist & Dental Therapist and have been qualified since 2002. Prior to this I qualified as a dental nurse, and successfully completed a degree in fine art. In my spare time I paint abstract with oil & acrylics, but also rally drive classic cars in the UK and France and also love swimming.
Customer Care Manager, B.D.A. Registered Dental Assistant & an N.V.Q in Customer Service. Relocated to Daventry from Sheffield 10 years ago and the longest serving member of highly motivated, skilled team of professionals. Collectively we’re dedicated to providing first class services and aftercare, with over 20 years of experience in administration and customer care. Interests include, Interior design, art, all types of music, cooking (anyone else’s) and Pilates.
Accounts Manager (Daventry)
With an NVQ Customer Service, I have worked at DDP for 8 years now and currently oversee patients accounts and administration. Outside of work my interests are pilates, reading and socialising with my family and friends.
I started working at the practice in April 2009 as a receptionist, I enjoy working here we have a great team of staff. In my spare time I enjoy walking and going out with family and friends.
CQC Manager / Lead Nurse
I have been working at Oradi dental practice since May 2008, I am a qualified dental nurse, and I enjoy everything about my job and enjoy working at the practice. My hobbies include, cycling, swimming and travelling around the country at the weekends, I enjoy various motorsports and socialising with my friends.
Joined the practice as a trainee in 2013, and very proud to of qualified June 2015. I enjoy being a friendly face and providing a comforting hand to squeeze for nervous patients. I often nurse with the orthodontist, dentist’s and therapists as well as some reception duties.
I started my dental career in 1995 and qualified with a Nation Certificate in Dental nursing in 1998. I have worked in many different dental environments, both NHS and private. I have been a member of the team in Oradi since 2005 and feel that Oradi is extremely friendly and enjoyable work place.
In my spare time i like to spend time with my long awaited daughters and husband doing lots of fun outdoor activities.
I started working at the practice in October 2010 i am a Trainee Dental Nurse and have recently started my NVQ Level 3 in Dental Nursing . I am really looking forward to qualifying and going on to start other courses such as radiography. In my spare time I enjoy socialising and going to the cinema with friends.
I have been working at Oradi Dental Practice since July 2010. I am a qualified dental nurse receiving my NVQ level 3 in oral health care in 2008. I have completed my certificate in radiography with the help of the team at Oradi and recently completed my sedation qualification enabling me to assist with nervous patients. I am hoping to soon complete a course in dental implants. The practice has allowed me to enjoy a variety of dentistry but the aspects I am most interested in are sedation and implants. Outside of work, my hobbies include shopping and socialising with my friends.
Anxious Patient Nurse
I have been a dental nurse here for 10 years. I enjoy meeting the patients particularly the children. I have a family and we enjoy caravan holidays, cinema trips and films.
Sedation, Invisalign & Dental Implant Nurse
I have joined team oradi in 2010. I fully qualified and GDC registered in 2011 as dental nurse. I love being dental nurse as the job is so challenging every day. Since I qualified I completed sedation course in 2011 and Invisalign course 2014 both in London. I work with dentists and therapists. In near future I would like to complete radiography course and few more. I love spending all my spare time with my beautiful family.
I am a GDC registered dental nurse and I have been with the practice for 14 years, the last 5 with Oradi dental, working part time supporting both the dentists and hygienists. I live in Wellingborough and I am married with 2 children. In my spare time i enjoy going to the gym, walking, meeting with friends for shopping and evenings out.
Cosmetic / Invisalign / Sedation Nurse
I have been working at the practice since 2006, and a fully qualified dental nurse since 2008. I really enjoy my job and have a good relationship with all the team members. Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my family and friends.
I started working at Oradi Dental Practice in April 2011 as a trainee dental nurse. I have recently started my Level 3 diploma in dental nursing and once I have qualified I hope to start working towards other qualifications. Since starting I have met some great people who have helped me throughout my initial training. My interests outside work are shopping, going to the cinema and going out with friends.
Invisalign / Sedation Nurse
Hi my name is Michelle, I have been working at oradi for almost 9 years. I am the orthodontic co-ordinator and I sort out all things orthodontic including Invisalign.
I have worked as a dental nurse for Oradi since 2008 and enjoy my role. Im qualified in Dental radiography and have attended courses on conscious sedation. In my spare time I enjoy reading, listening to music and spending time with my family and friends.
Daventry Practice Manager
I started working as a Dental Nurse in 2006 and have achieved my NVQ Level 3 qualification in Dental Nursing in November 2008. I am registered with the GDC and am currently undertaking a course in Radiography. My interests outside dentistry include; cycling, music and travelling. Recent travels have taken me to Japan, where I spent two weeks travelling from Tokyo to Hiroshima (and back again!). I have also travelled to Australia, New Zealand, India and Thailand. I enjoy working at the practice and hope to develop my skills further in the next few years.
After gaining a national diploma in child care, I decided that working with children and the public was the career for me. I Joined the Oradi Dental Group in 2005 as both a dental nurse and receptionist. I became a fully qualified dental nurse in March 2008 after gaining my NVQ level 3 in oral health. I have a special interest in cosmetic dentistry and have attended a course in London which has given me great confidence in assisting complex ‘smile makeover’ treatments. I am also an orthodontic nurse at the practice which gives me the opportunity to work more with children. My nursing skills have extended to being able to take radiographs and impressions.
Customer Care Manager
I have been working at the practice since November 2013. Ever since i started my role at Oradi, I have loved every aspect that the job entails, especially looking after our patients.
I enjoy working at this practice as the team work very well torgather as as a practice we love to make out patients smile! During my spare time, I enjoy visiting family, retail therapy and relaxing.
Implant / Sedation Nurse
I have been working at Oradi dental practice since July 2009 and I have been a qualified dental nurse since 2010. I love my job role and have an interest in dental implants. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family and socializing with friends.
I started working at the practice in summer 2014. I am currently training to be a nurse and doing my exams. I enjoy being part of the team and working together. In my spare time I enjoy going out with friends travelling and baking.
Cross Infection Lead / Sedation Lead
I have worked at the practice for 15 years.
I qualified as a dental nurse in 1998, since then I have also completed the radiography qualification.
I enjoy all aspects of the job, and recently have been involved with the sedation which we now carry out in the practice. I am also one of the registered Care Quality Commission Managers for our practice. Out of work I enjoy walking and spending time with family
I started working at the practice in October 2013, I am currently a trainee doing my exams. I really enjoy working at Oradi and being part of the team. I am really looking forward to qualifying and going on to start other courses such as radiography. In my spare time I enjoy socialising with friends.
Cross Infection Lead / Sedation Nurse
I have been working at the practice since 1991, and have been fully qualified since 1993.
I am radiology & sedation certified.
Outside of work, I have an active social life, which largely involves my 10 year old son. Whenever possible, I like to squeeze a session of Judo in every week.
I have been working at Oradi dental since July 2009 and qualified as a dental nurse in 2010. I usually work with Dr Cholia and also work on reception sometimes.
I really enjoy my job and working as part of the team. In my spare time I enjoy going out with friends and family.
I started working at Oradi in April 2013 and qualified with a National Diploma in Dental nursing in august 2015. I am soon to start my radiology qualification which i hope to pass in 2016! I thoroughly enjoy my job and find oradi and enjoyable place to work. In my spare time I like socialising with friends and spending my weekends with my family.
I started working at Oradi Dental practice in November 2015. Im currently in training for my level B national diploma in dental nursing. I have met some great people working here and they have supported me through my course. In my spare time i enjoy teaching dance, and being with my friends and family.
I started working at the practice in November 2015. I am a fully qualified experience dental nurse. I have previously worked with oral surgeons and thoroughly enjoyed it. In my spare time I enjoy going to the cinema, weekends away and spending time with my friends and family.
I am working as a Dental Receptionist since past three years and joined Oradi Dental Practice since September 2015. I have worked as a receptionist for 10 years and have achieved my NVQ level in Business and Administration. I absolutely love my job role in taking care of our patients and making sure smooth and efficient running of the practice. It’s also very nice to work with the team which has given me a lot of support. In my spare time, I like travelling and spending time with friends and family.
I first came to Oradi when I was 15 as a work experience student and enjoyed the experience so much I came back to work every year during my summer holidays, I became a full time member of the Oradi team in 2012 and qualified as a dental nurse in 2014. I am very enthusiastic towards my job role and since qualifying I have gained qualifications in dental radiography, impression taking, clinical photography and was awarded the certificate in oral health education from Barts and The London school of medicine and dentistry. I have experience with implants and regularly assist with surgical procedures. My ambition is to continue developing my career with dentistry.
I qualified as a dental nurse in April 2013. From there I went on to gain a qualification in Radiography passing in December 2015 with the grade of A. I enjoy working with the specialist orthodontist and I hope to gain a qualification in orthodontic nursing in the future swell as sedation.
My name is Tania and I am a qualified dental nurse at Oradi dental practice. I have recently gained a foundation degree in dental nursing at the University of Northampton and qualified in September 2016 and began my role here shortly after. I try to stay active and love swimming but have a weakness for Chinese food.
I’m a newly qualified dental nurse who has recently joined the team, I would like to continue to broaden my dental knowledge on specialist courses. I like working alongside clinicians in both general and specialist treatments. Outside of work I love spending time with my family and friends.
I Started working for Oradi in June 2016 and will be starting my during course shortly, I thoroughly enjoy my job and feel so privileged to have been given such a fantastic opportunity. I have never worked with a more supportive and amazing group of people. I hope to develop my career in dentistry even further in the years to come.
Hi, I’m sophie and I am currently training to be a dental nurse. I really enjoy working with people and working as a team. When not working I enjoy socialising with friends.
I qualified at Eastman Dental Hospital as a dental hygienist/therapist in 2010. Prior to this, I was a qualified dental nurse, a nurse trainer and a practice manager. Since qualifying as a hygienist/therapist I have worked in various NHS/private practices and also Rye Hill prison.
I recently joined Oradi in 2016 and thoroughly enjoy my role. My special interests are with treating anxious patients and find nothing more rewarding than putting them at ease and helping them to have a positive dental experience. Outside of work, I love to spend time with my fiancé and my two children, Darcey and Harry. I also enjoy socialising with my friends and keeping fit.
My name is Jasmine and I am the Implant coordinator at the practice so deal with all things implant related. I have a special interest in assisting in the completion of complete smile makeovers including implant treatments and orthodontics. I enjoy seeing patients confidence grow as every appointment passes.
I became a dental nurse in early 2013 after completing a BSC degree in sociology/Psychology. I joined the Oradi team in march 2016 and love my job role. I am currently looking to further develop my knowledge and am due to complete my radiography training in 2017. Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my family, going swimming and visiting national trust properties and gardens.
I started working at the practice in April 2016. I am currently training to be a dental nurse. I love being part of the team and working with others. In my spare time I like to spend time going out with friends and family.
I’ve been a dental nurse for give years, i only started at Oradi in due 2016 and has loved meeting and getting to know all the team I’m also looking forward to learning much more as a dental nurse. In my spare time i love a good shop and going to the gym.
After graduating with my BDS from Birmingham University in 2013 I completed my Foundation Training in Loughborough. This training year showed me the importance of further training and following the completion of my foundation training I moved to Derby. I worked in the Royal Derby Hospital as a Dental Core Trainee in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery where I further explored my keen interest in surgery. As a result of this training I am confident in treating patients with complex medical problems safely and effectively. During my surgical training I obtained my MFDS to the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh.
Alongside working with the great team at Oradi I am currently Lead Clinician the practice I work in Loughborough. My aim in the coming years is to build my portfolio and undertake further studies in Prosthodontics (Crowns, Bridges, Dentures) in order to become a specialist to help all kinds of patients who wish for a bright, beautiful and confident smile.
I qualified in dentistry (BDS) with honours from Kings College, University of London in 2014, having also completed a BSc in Neuroscience with Basic Dental Sciences. I gained experience in general dental practice in the Oxford Deanery before undertaking training in a Special Care Dental Service treating adults and children with special needs and dental phobia. I have gained surgical experience working as a Senior House Officer in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS) in the West Midlands and have gained a Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons of England (MJDF RCS Eng)I now split my time working as a doctor in OMFS providing oral surgery services and providing general dentistry services in Oradi. I enjoy providing surgical treatments and treating anxious patients.
I first started nursing in 2012 – and went onto qualify with a NVQ level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing in 2015. I joined Oradi September 2016 and I am enjoying every minute. In the future I am looking forward to completing a radiograph course.
I joined the Oradi team late August 2016 and I’m due to start my dental nursing qualification. Since joining the practice I have learnt new skills and developed on existing skills such as customer service, team work and working on my own initiative. I love the fast pace environment and look forward to developing my career.
I graduated from Sheffield University in 2010 with a BDS degree, after which I gained a broad range of experience working in Northampton and my home town, Leicester. During my training year I successfully completed my MJDF Royal College of Surgeons qualification.I then moved to Milton Keynes when an opportunity arose for me to work at Oradi in Wellingborough. It’s been a fantastic experience working with such a great multidisciplinary team here. I enjoy providing good restorative and aesthetic dentistry in the most patient friendly way.
KATY MC LESTER
My name is Katy I started Oradi in January 2017. I am currently a trainee dental nurse. Once I have completed my nursing I hope to further my career into a dental nurse with additional duties. I enjoy learning new skills and progressing. I love working with the team as they have supported me and welcomed me into the team from the start.