• Jennifer Nichols

    Dentist BDS (Birmingham) 2011, BSc (Hons) | GDC Reg no. 210071

    I graduated as a dental surgeon from the University of Birmingham in 2011.  After completing my foundation training in St Helens in 2012, I practised as an associate dentist in Bolton.  I also worked for the Emergency Dental Service in Chorley.  

    In 2013, I joined the Oasis Dental Care team in Sale.  I am motivated towards all aspects of dentistry but I particularly enjoy working with children and putting anxious patients at ease.  I also provide adult cosmetic tooth alignment.

    Prior to becoming a dentist, I completed a Bachelor of Science Honours degree in Biological Sciences, at the University of Birmingham from 2002 to 2006.  During this degree, I had the opportunity to spend a year studying at the Universidad de Complutense in Madrid, Spain.

    I am from Sale and attended St Mary's Primary School and Altrincham Girls' Grammar School.

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  • Mark Howarth

    Associate Dental Surgeon BDS Manchester 1982 | GDC Reg no. 57039


    I have been a General Practitioner since 1983 and set up my own practice in Sale Moor in 1989, selling it in 2008 when I joined Oasis Dental Care.

    I offer a variety of treatments for my mixed base of NHS, Private and Denplan patients.

    I am interested in providing “relief dental treatment” in the developing world and have made numerous trips to different West African nations and recently worked on the Greek refugee camps providing emergency dental treatment.

    Relaxing from dentistry I enjoy spending time with our daughter and son. My wife and I are keen walkers and I enjoy gardening, cinema and theatre.

  • Mihaela Castro Garcia

    Dentist DMD Bucharest 2003 | GDC Reg no. 200936

    After graduating as a dentist in Bucharest in 2003 I had the opportunity to study for a year, a postgraduate course in Preventive dentistry at University of Complutense in Madrid,Spain.

    During my practice as general dentist I developed a keen interest in root canal treatment. In 2010 I decided to move to the UK where I studied a master degree in Endodontics ( root canal treatment) at University of Manchester.

    I joined Oasis Dental Care in 2011 at Cleveleys dental practice as a full time dentist and since 2015 I have been working in Sale dental practice.

    My hobbies are travelling, cooking and swimming. I enjoy spending time with my family.

  • John Casson

    Dental Surgeon BDS Newcastle University 2008 | GDC Reg no. 150268

    BDS with Merit in Clinical Dentistry, Newcastle University 2008, Diploma of membership to Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, 2010, Postgraduate Certificate in Cosmetic Restorative Dentistry with Merit, University of Central Lancashire 2013 | GDC Reg no. 150268

    After graduating from Newcastle in 2008 I moved to Edinburgh where I worked in general practice and at the Edinburgh Dental Institute. I joined Oasis in September 2015 and work in Sale and Barnton.

    I moved back to the North West in 2011 and now live near Chester with my wife and two children George and Rose.  We love spending time outside and especially enjoy visiting the Lake District.  After my family my next love is cycling and can be spotted most Sunday mornings somewhere on the lanes in Cheshire on route to good coffee shop.

    Away from work I am part of the Army reserve as a Dental Officer in the royal Army Dental Corps.

    I look forward to welcoming you to Oasis


  • Kathryn Taylor


    I qualified as CEB Dip Dental Hygienist in 1991 from the Charles Clifford Dental Hospital in Sheffield. Since then i have worked in both NHS and private dental practices, as well as in the oral and max facial surgery dept in Sheffield teaching hospital. I have worked with Oasis for 3 years. My role is to provide preventive dental care, treat and manage periodontal disease and teach patients how to maintain good oral health. I am a busy mum of two very active boys. As a family in our spare time we enjoy the outdoors, walking camping and mountain climbing!

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  • Maureen Hart


    Hi my name is Maureen. I am a Dental Hygienist, qualifying as CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene at Manchester Dental Hospital and have been working as a hygienist for 31years. I work in 3 practices and have been with Oasis for 3 years.

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  • David Evans

    Hygienist Diploma in Dental Hygiene 1985 | GDC Reg no. 3092

    I qualified in the Royal Army Dental Corps and served 17 years. After 30 years, I am still enthusiastic about resolving periodontal disease and help to teach patients the home care they need to do in order to maintain excellent gum health.
    In my spare time, I love playing my guitar, keeping fit and watching Manchester United.

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  • Andrea Anderton

    Hygienist RDH 1993, GDC registration number 4506

    I qualified from Liverpool University Dental Hospital in 1993. Since then, I have worked in and around Manchester in both NHS and Private Dental Practices.

    I enjoy my job and regularly attend meetings and seminars to update my knowledge and skills.

    I am married with two children and enjoy the great outdoors.

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  • Nicola Bailey

    Dental Hygienist RDH (Manchester) 1990

Dental Nurses

  • Stacey Mackenna

    Dental Nurse NVQ L3 Dental Nursing VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2011 | GDC Reg no. 216635

    I started working as a Dental Nurse in 2009 and qualified in 2011. I joined Oasis in September 2012. I work with Jennifer Nichols on a regular basis covering all routine aspects of Dental treatment.

  • Sophie Wadsworth

    Dental Nurse National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2015

    I joined the practice in 2012 as a trainee Dental Nurse; I went on to take the National Diploma examination and became a qualified Dental Nurse in March 2015.
    I work mainly with Amanda Rothwell treating a mix of NHS, Private and Denplan patients. I also assist Amanda is restoring Dental Implants.



  • Karen Mahili

    Dental Nurse

    I qualified as a dental nurse in December 2016 from Leeds dental hospital . I joined oasis in February and work full time. I like socialising with my friends and fiancé.

  • Josephine Moore

    Dental Nurse

    I have recently joined Oasis and qualified in 2015 from Manchester dental hospital. I enjoy movies, books

    and cycling.

Practice staff

  • Charlotte Steel

    Practice Manager

  • Cath Cowell


    I have worked at Oasis Dentalcare as a receptionist since October 2001
  • Lisa Rogerson


    I have worked at this practice and Oasis Dental Care for 22 years as a part time receptionist. I deal with our patients on a day to day basis, as well as carrying out other essential tasks that contribute to the smooth running of the practice.

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