• Dr Paul Shenfine

    Dentist GDC Reg No: 63626 | BChD Leeds 1988

    Born and brought up in Newcastle. One of only three UK dentists to complete the prestigious Kois programme in Seattle, USA. 20 years’ experience. Paul specialises in cosmetic and restorative dentistry and facial implants.

  • Dr Tim Davies

    Dentist GDC Reg No: 80583 | BDS Ncle 2002

    Trained at Newcastle. 12 years’ experience. Holds a postgraduate diploma in restorative and cosmetic dentistry. Trained with the Dawson Academy for advanced restorative dentistry. Completed postgraduate training in sedation at Newcastle. Provides invisible and conventional braces.

  • Dr Laura Garner

    Dentist GDC Reg No: 81848 | BDS Ncle 2003

    Laura gained her degree in dentistry in 2003 from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. She has gained excellent experience working in NHS dental practices in North Yorkshire and Northumberland. Laura is committed to continually improving her skills and her postgraduate education and has a special interest in treating nervous patients and paediatric dentistry.


  • Gaynor Noone

    Hygienist GDC Reg No: 5042 | CEB Dip Dent Hygiene 1996

Dental Nurses

  • Lucy Robson

    Dental Nurse GDC Reg No: 253202 | Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2014

    Lucy’s current job role within Bupa Dental Care, Darras Hall is a senior nurse. She qualified in 2012 and has worked at Darras Dental since 2015. Outside work Lucy enjoys going for walks with her husband, daughter and English Bull terrier, Dempsey.

  • Demi Lee Fairs

    Dental Nurse GDC Reg No: 238606 | NNQ Level 3 Dental Nursing 2009

    Demi began her career as a dental nurse in 2009 and qualified in 2012. She currently works alongside Tim as his orthodontic nurse and is working towards her radiology qualification at the moment. She enjoys being part of the Bupa Dental Care, Darras Hall team and loves caring for patients and making sure they have the best patient journey each time they visit. Outside of work Demi enjoys spending time with family, socialising with friends and going to the gym.

  • Jane Ward

    Dental Nurse GDC Reg No: 267012 | Diploma in Dental Nursing from NECC in 2016

    Jane has been in dental nursing since 2014. She enjoys working with a friendly and professional team and working alongside Paul as his implant nurse.

  • Lauren Pickard

    Dental Nurse GDC Reg No: 267925 | Qualified in 2016

    Lauren began working in dentistry training at the North East Chamber of Commerce in 2014.

Practice staff

  • Sandra Bayliss

    Practice Manager GDC Reg No: 178978 | Qual- National Certificate NEBDN 2000

Bupa Dental Care, Darras Hall

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