We're delighted to say that Bupa has bought Oasis Dental Care including all our dental practices. If you're already an Oasis patient, rest assured your usual care and service will continue as normal and your practice will soon be rebranded to Bupa Dental Care.

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Dentists

  • David Ward

    Dentist GDC - 61783 -- BDS Sheff 1986, MBA 1997

    Qualified in Sheffield in 1986. Interest in business led to an MBA in 1997. Owned 3SL Dental jointly with Jennie from 1998 until 2014.

    Wide experience in all aspects of general dentistry. Special interest in Oral Surgery. Recently joined list of dental advisors offering expert witness advice to both General Dental Council and solicitors involved in dento-legal cases.

    Like to make the patients feel like friends visiting a trusted advisor. Offer sympathy and reassurance to all patients who are a bit anxious which is the majority of people when visiting the dentist!

    In spare time have recently started playing golf and also play cricket for Holmesfield cricket club where we have won two trophies so far this season!

    Love travelling with my wife Jennie and our two children Joseph, 12 and Katie 10.

  • Anita Patel

    Dentist GDC - 70691 -- BDS RCS Eng MJDF

    She qualified from Sheffield University in 1995. Anita is committed to post graduate education and regularly attends courses all over the country to update and increase her skills. Recently Anita sat the final part of the MJDF examinations for the Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and was successful. She is currently studying for the Advanced Diploma in Sedation at Guys and St Thomas's London.

    Anita aims to provide a relaxed and friendly approach to dental treatment. She understands patient fears and anxieties and is keen to develop good communication with patients and empower them with a good knowledge and understanding of their treatment options so that each individual can make a personal choice.

    In her spare time Anita enjoys running and is a keen skier. She has two young boys which keeps her very busy.

  • Helen Whitby

    Dentist GDC - 73295 -- BDS Sheff 97

    Helen has years of experience in all aspects of general and restorative dentistry and she has a specific interest in Endodontic Root Canal treatments.

  • Isla Scott

    Dentist GDC 245248

    I qualified from Sheffield University in 2013 and I have been working at Oasis Dronfield since January 2017.  I particularly enjoy helping nervous patients to overcome their fear of the dentist by being friendly, understanding and putting them at ease.  In my spare time I enjoy playing the flugel horn, walking and climbing.

  • Robin Newbold

    Dentist GDC - 244648 -- BDS

    I studied at Sheffield University from September 2008 to June 2013, gaining a wide range of experience during my outreach placements, elective projects and clinical sessions. After graduating, I worked as a House Officer at Charles Clifford Dental Hospital for 5 months. My clinical hours consisted of a range of oral surgery, orthodontic, oral medicine, paediatric, dental practice unit and special care clinics. I know this has broadened my knowledge and improved my clinical ability.

    I have been at Oasis Dental Care Dronfield since April 2015

  • Miles Grout

    Implant Dentist GDC - 79475 -- BDS Sheff 2001

    Miles qualified from Sheffield University in 2001 and has since received formal education in restorative and sedation techniques at the prestigious London Eastman Dental Hospital. Miles has invested his professional career learning from elite dentists internationally and trained at the world famous Pankey Institute.

    In addition to this, Miles is one of only a handful of dentists in Europe to have become a Dawson Academy Scholar. This is an American Academy that teaches care for temporo-mandibular (jaw) joint problems and facial pain, something that Miles is particularly interested in. As well as this, Miles carries out general dentistry at the practice along with cosmetic dentistry, social orthodontics and has been involved in the placing and restoring dental implants since 2007.

    Miles also offers all surgical procedures under sedation. Miles takes pride in being a gentle and understanding dentist. He believes that all of his patients deserve the highest quality of care, whatever their dental concerns and ensures a holistic approach is applied.

Hygienists

  • Alison Russell

    Hygienist GDC - 4428 -- CEB Dip Dent Hygiene 1993

    Alison joined 3SL Dental practice in 2007, and has continued to work for Oasis Dental Care after the practice was taken over since November 2014 she has worked extensively in dentistry over many years. She qualified as a dental Hygienist from Guys Dental School in London in 1993, having previously working as a Dental Nurse and a Dental Nurse Tutor.

    Alison also works as a part time Ice Skating coach and also she teaches Dance fitness classes.

  • Lana Taylor

    Hygienist/Therapist GDC - 194190 -- DDHT

    Lana has graduated from The University of Sheffield as a Dental Hygienist and Therapist, the majority of her training was carried out at the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital. Prior to graduating she worked as a senior staff nurse in neonatal intensive care at Jessop’s hospital for 7 years. Lana joined the practice in August 2010 working on a Monday, and also work four days a week at other practices in the area as a dental therapist.

Dental Nurses

  • Rebecca Attwood

    Senior Dental Nurse GDC - 240980

    Hi I’m Beck’s I have been working at the Dronfield practice since December 2013. I was employed as Dental nurse and then I was made Senior Nurse in March 2015. Previously I worked for the Community Dental Service, Charles Clifford Teaching Hospital and private practice. I have a special interest in Implantology and Restorative Nursing. I also hope to complete my sedation training this year at the Dronfield practice.

    Currently I am also studying at night school in my spare time.

  • Asher Whittingham

    Nurse GDC - 252700 -- National Dipl in Dent Nursing NEBDN 2014

  • Karen Bell

    Senior Dental Nurse

    Hi I’m Karen, I am a Senior nurse with 14 years Dental experience. I work for Bupa in Sheffield but also 1 day a week in the Dronfield practice for Oasis, I previously worked for 3SL for many years and then Oasis took over in November 2014 and I have continued to work for them. I was recognised for my achievements in 2006 when I won Dental Nurse of the year at the Probe awards, (National private dentistry awards).

    I love life, travelling and also spending time with my family and my 2 grandchildren.

  • Jaimie Andrew

    Dental Nurse

    Hi I’m Jaimie, I have been working at the Dronfield practice since June 17, I have been going through my Dental nurse training and I am now a fully qualified Dental nurse. My hobbies include dancing with I have done for the last 12 years, I used to have a horse and so love riding.

  • Rebecca Bierton

    Trainee Dental Nurse

    Hi, my name is Rebecca, though most people know me as Bec. I am a Trainee Dental Nurse and have been working with Oasis Dental Care since April ’17.
    I am thoroughly enjoying my time and experiences here and cannot wait to achieve my qualification.
    I have previously worked in theatre, social media marketing and am also currently assisting the management of a public house.

  • Jessica McSweeney

    Dental Nurse

    Hi I’m Jess, I am 26 and I started nursing when I was 23, I qualified as a dental nurse in July 2016, I now work at the Dronfield practice and my favourite treatment is RCT… Out of work I like to go running and I ran my first half marathon this year and I am hoping to run a full one next year. I would love to become and work towards becoming a hygiene therapist.

  • Lisa Boyce

    Dental Nurse GDC 104778

    Hi I’m Lisa, I started dental nursing in 1986. I’ve enjoyed learning all aspects of dentistry including implants, orthodontics and full mouth rehabilitations. Along with dental nursing I currently teach student dental nurses to help them for their qualifying exams. Away from dentistry I run a Guide unit, bake cakes and act as taxi driver for my teenage son.

Practice staff

  • Eddie Morris

    Receptionist

    Hi I’m Eddie, I am a Receptionist at the Dronfield Practice, I have worked in the Dental industry since 2014 this was for 3SL Dental and then continued my role when Oasis took over in November 2014. I like to meet and greet the patients and help them with any queries they have, also to make sure they have a great patient journey while in the practice.

    I enjoy films, love gadgets and walking my dogs.

  • Josie Swift

    Receptionist

    Hi my name is Josie and I am a receptionist at Dronfield Oasis formerly known as 3SL Dental. I have worked in the practice for 7 years and I have an NVQ in ‘Call Handling Operations’.

    I enjoy and participate in charity walks and raising monies for them.

  • Jane Foy

    Lead Receptionist

    Hi I’m Jane, I am Lead Receptionist at the Dronfield practice. I have been in the dental practice for 11.5 years when it was previously 3SL Dental, then Oasis took over in November 2014 and I have continued to work for them. I started working on reception and then was made Lead Receptionist in 2009.

    I continually strive to provide a professional and excellent service to all of our patients.

  • Rebecca Hoskin

    Practice Manager GDC - 133559

    Hi I’m Rebecca, I have been working in the Dental industry since 2002, I started out as a Trainee Dental Nurse, and then qualified in 2004, I then started to work for 3SL Dental as a VT nurse, then went on to become Lead Receptionist in 2007. I became Practice Manager in 2009 and I continue to do this role for Oasis since they took over the practice in November 2014.

    My interests are cooking, as I was previously a Chef from leaving college at age 18 until I started in Dentistry, and I also enjoy walking, the cinema, motor biking as a passenger and horse riding when I get the time.