Dentists

  • Dr Helena Awuakye

    Dentist GDC Reg No. 75082 | BDS Manchester 1998

    Helena qualified from Manchester Turner Dental Hospital in 1998. She then completed her vocational training in Stockport, before coming to work at the practice in 2003. Her commitment to her patients has kept her in lovely Wales. She carries out all aspects of dentistry, and her specialist interests lie in cosmetic dentistry, from composites to two-month smiles designs, as well as cosmetic adult orthodontic treatment.

    In the past two years, she has undertaken postgraduate courses in restorative and practical restorative dentistry. She enjoys meeting and working with all patients from all aspects of life, especially nervous patients. 

  • Jeevapriya Antony

    Specialist Orthodontist GDC Reg No. 189186 | BDS 2001, Statutory Exam 2010

    Jeevapriya completed her bachelor’s degree in dentistry in 2001 and Master’s degree in the speciality of Orthodontics in 2006. She is registered as a specialist orthodontist in the General Dental Council. She previously worked with Total Orthodontics in Northwest England, North Wales and then in the orthodontic centre in Swansea. She is thrilled to have a career which she truly enjoys and enables her to make people smile. Outside of work, she enjoys listening to music and spending time with her family.

  • Zena Aseeley

    Dentist GDC Reg No: 176581 | BDS Wales 2009

  • Alla Olehnovica

    Dentist GDC Reg No. 84362 | Zobarsta Riga Stradins 1997

Hygienists

  • Ruth Harries

    Dental Hygienist GDC No. 2254 | CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1981

    Ruth qualified as a Dental Hygienist in 1981. She obtained the teaching certificate FETC and then worked in private practice. She joined the practice 15 years ago and provides a professional service, including oral hygiene instruction and removal of tartar and stains. Ruth also works in two other practices within Bupa Dental Care.

  • Emily Jane Banks

    Hygienist GDC. No 259371 | BSc Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy Cardiff, 2015

    Emily Banks qualified as a dental hygienist and therapist in the summer of 2015 from Cardiff University, South Wales. She joined Bupa Dental Care in August 2015, offering her professional services with us one day a week on a Thursday.

  • Amy Parton

    Hygienist GDC Reg No. 113715 | BSC Dental Hygiene and Therapy, Birmingham 2007

    Amy qualified as a dental hygienist/therapist from the University of Birmingham in 2007. Since then, she has worked in general practice, community dental services and as a staff hygienist in the periodontal department at the Birmingham Dental Hospital.

    She is very passionate about her profession and thoroughly enjoys helping people to strive for improved oral health. She aims to provide a calm and relaxed environment, whilst treating a range of gum health problems.

    In her spare time, she enjoys sewing, running and spending time with her family.

  • Alison Davey

    Hygienist GDC Reg No. 109683 | Combined Diploma in Dental Therapy & Hygiene Cardiff 2007

    Alison works at both the Bassaleg and Lydney practices. She enjoys making her patients feel great about their smile upon their visit to the practice.

  • Jameson Mwape

    Hygienist GDC Reg No. 11100 | CEB Dip Dent Hygiene 1992, LHMC Dip Dental Therapy 1992

Dental Nurses

  • Nicole Scourfield

    Lead Dental Nurse GDC Reg No. 278978 | Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2018

    Nicole joined the practice in October 2016. She is a bright and bubbly member of the team. In her spare time, she enjoys socialising with friends and family and attends the gym regularly. She enjoys the variety of treatments she takes part in at the Bassaleg practice and is looking forward to gaining experience in specifically implants and orthodontics. 

  • Bernie Carroll

    Dental Nurse GDC Reg No: 215132 | National Certificate NEBDN 2011

Practice staff

  • Carly Booth

    Practice Manager

    Carly joined Bupa March 2018. She previously worked as a manager in retail for 15 years.

Bupa Dental Care Bassaleg

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