• Dr Anthony Dash

    Dentist BDS Birmingham 1988 | GDC Reg No. 63902

    Anthony has a special interest in cosmetics and designs stunning new smiles using advanced restorative procedures. He is always looking to improve his knowledge and regularly attends courses in the UK and overseas.

    Anthony is a keen cyclist and has recently completed a 140k ride managing to raise over £1000 for charity.

  • Dr Francesca Dash

    Dentist BDS Birmingham 1989 | GDC Reg No. 64909

    Francesca is well known for her kind and caring nature.

    She concentrates on providing Invisalign treatment, the almost invisible way to straighten teeth and has completed over 1000 Invisalign cases. Well done Fran! 

    She effortlessly juggles her work commitments with a busy family life and manages to squeeze in some horse riding too.

  • Nihad Vaid

    Dentist BDS Manc 2007 | GDC Reg No. 113414

    Nihad qualified in Manchester in 2007 and completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Endodontology in 2011. He keeps up to date with the latest evidence in endodontics and has a special interest in the surgical aspects of endodontics. Nihad also treats complex cases at Leeds Dental Hospital.

  • Tim Malins

    Dentist FDS RCS Edin 1980, MB BS Lond 1986, BDS Lpool 1976 | GDC Reg No. 50352

    Tim is on the General Medical Council list of specialists in oral maxillofacial surgery and also the specialist list of the General Dental Council in Oral Surgery.

    Tim has had extensive training in Oral Medicine and holds a certificate of Post Graduate training in Oral Surgery and Oral Medicine. He is an active undergraduate trainer to Leeds, Sheffield and Birmingham Dental Schools.

    He is also a regional postgraduate trainer in oral maxillofacial surgery and an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons. To relax, Tim enjoys a round or two of golf and visiting Florida as much as possible with his wife. 

  • Mohammed Irfan Ul Haque

    Dentist BChD (Leeds 1998) MSc (IMPDENT)| GDC Reg No. 74442

    Irfan qualified from Leeds Dental School in 1989 and over the years has gained a vast amount of experience in all aspects of dentistry having worked as an associate in a number of busy practices.

    Irfan is keen on keeping abreast of the ever-changing world of dentistry and is committed to improving his skills. As well as attending postgraduate lectures, he has completed a number of postgraduate courses in advanced restorative and cosmetic dentistry.

    Irfan has completed a number of implant courses and holds a Master Degree in implant dentistry.


  • Jenny Fearns

    Hygienist CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1989 | GDC Reg No. 3793

    Having qualified in 1989 at the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital in Sheffield, Jenny has been working in private practice ever since.

    Jenny's enthusiastic approach to her work guarantees her popularity with patients. She lives in Butterton with Steve her husband, Thomas and Abigail, her two children and enjoys running in her spare time.

  • Helen Westley

    Hygienist CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1988 | GDC Reg No. 3593

    Helen has worked in a variety of NHS and private clinics throughout her career and for two years, taught undergraduate dental hygienists and therapists at Birmingham University. She continually updates her knowledge with the latest research and new technology.

  • Salvatore Vitale

    Therapist Dip Clin Dent Tech RCS Eng 2009 | GDC Reg No. 143201

    Salvatore is our resident Clinical Dental Technician. Sal brings us over 20 years experience in dental technology, designing and constructing high-quality dentures. Sal’s unique combination of technical and clinical skills results in the provision of dentures which restore functionality, define facial features and return your natural smile and confidence.

Dental Nurses

  • Kelly Short

    Dental Nurse GDC Reg No: 149121|National Certificate NEBDN 2007

  • Lucy Roberts

     Dental Nurse GDC Reg No: 214670 | NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2011

  • Amie Garlick

    Dental Nurse GDC Reg No: 240664 | NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2012

  • Lauren Massey

    Dental Nurse / Receptionist GDC Reg No. 115438 National Certificate NEBDN 2005

Practice staff

  • Susan Lewis-Byatt

    Practice Manager

    Sue has been with the practice since 1990 and is responsible for the smooth running of the busy Clayton clinic. No two days are ever the same but she is always on hand to offer advice and guidance to both patients and staff.

    When time allows, Sue can be found doing all things equestrian with her much-loved horses.

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