• Musarat Coombs

    Lead Dentist GDC - 71371 -- BDS Lond 1995, LDC RCA Eng 1995

    Musarat joined the practice in 2000 and has over 20 years experience. She enjoys general dentistry, invisalign, C Fast orthodontics, Dental implants and cosmetic dentistry.


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  • Sura Haitham Taha Makki

    Dentist BDS (Baghdad) 2003, PgCert Aesthetic dentistry (Kings College London) 2016 | GDC - 162073

    Sura joined the practice in 2011, previous to this she had worked in practices in Plymouth. Sura is experienced in general dental treatments but she most enjoys creating beautiful smiles with minimal invasive techniques such as C Fast which is short orthodontic treatment (labial and lingual). Recently she has been awarded the prestigious certificate in Aesthetic dentistry from kings College London. Her gentle and caring manner instantly reassures and puts patients at ease.

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  • Tim Bryant

    Implantologist GDP Reg. No: 058017 | BDS London (1983), LDS RCs Eng (1983)

    I am the lead dentist for The Gloucester Road Dental Practice in Bristol and visit Wantage on a monthly basis to provide implant services. I qualified in 1983 at Guys Hospital London. After qualifying, I continued to work at Guys and then worked in Kingston and Canterbury carrying out maxillofacial surgery and orthodontics. I moved to Bristol and worked in the Bristol Dental hospital and then in general practice carrying out further maxillofacial surgery and restorative dentistry. I joined Bishopston Dental Care in 1993 and got involved with implants in 1997. I developed a special interest in implantology and have become a clinical coach and mentor for Astra.

    As a Dental Surgeon with special interest in Dental Implants, I take referrals from both the wider Bupa family and from other general practice dentists in the region. I also take referrals from other implant surgeons where I carry out advanced implant surgery such as sinus grafts.

  • Ankeet Patel

    Associate Dentist DMD in Dentistry (Budapest) 2014 | GDC Reg no. 253320

    Ankeet qualified in Budapest after a lengthy five year study. He comes to us with a fresh perspective and a modern outlook on oral health.

    He enjoys long walks through the Chilterns in his somewhat limited spare time!

    He attends courses worldwide to enhance his dentistry skills and knowledge. He keeps up to date with all the latest ideas and technology so with him you are in safe hands.


  • Sandar Wade

    Hygienist GDC 4946 -- 1995 Dental Hygiene Diploma

    Sandar trained at Kings College Hospital, London and qualified as a hygienist in 1995. She joined the practice in 2008 and is a valuable member of the team at Oasis Wantage. She is a motivated hygienist with over 20 years of experience. She treats her patients with the highest quality of care and attention. In her spare time she enjoys arts and crafts, sewing, cooking and entertaining, gardening and to keep fit she runs 3-4 times per week

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  • Wannitta Parkin

    Hygienist GDC - 243883 -- GradDip Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy 2013

    Wannitta Graduated from the University of Leeds in 2013 and joined our practice in 2015. Wannitta is zealous about educating patients in keeping a good oral environment, allowing the patients to understand and better manage their Oral health. With a caring and gentle chair side approach Wannitta is able to put even the most nervous patients at ease so that they can benefit from the treatment.

    In her spare time, Wannitta enjoys cleaning and organising, which makes her an ideal candidate for her chosen profession.

Dental Nurses

  • Sarah Bosher

    Lead Dental Nurse GDC - 117926 -- Nat Cert NEBDN 2003

    Sarah has worked at the practice since 2001 and been qualified since 2003. She has a specialist interest in implants.

    Outside of work Sarah enjoys reading and socialising with friends

  • Gemma Westall

    Dental Nurse GDC - 122836 -- Nat Cert NEBDN 2005

    Gemma joined Oasis as a trainee dental nurse in 2003 and qualified under the dental nursing certificate in 2005, she then gained an extra certificate in assisting in dental implant placements. She particularly enjoys in assisting in placements of dental implants and cosmetic dentistry.

    Gemma's hobbies include, keeping fit, spending time with family and cooking

  • Kate Claydon

    Dental Nurse GDC - 131907 -- Nat Cert NEBDN 2005 Nat Cert In Dent Radiography NEBDN 2009

    Kate has been Dental Nursing since 2003 and with the practice since July 2015.  She really enjoys her job and making patients feel relaxed and welcome in the surgery.

    Kate also have a post qualification in Dental Radiography and enjoys the continuing training Dental Nursing requires.

Practice staff

  • Innocent Hamandishe

    Practice Manager GDC reg no. 135951

    Innocent joined the Wantage team in February 2017 yet has been with the organisation since 2010 at another practice. She's a great team player and continually strives to improve the practice.

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