Our team are well established and truly know and understand our patients. This helps put our patients at ease when they are welcomed by a friendly member of staff who can chat with them about everyday life as well as the dental care they may be receiving.
We want you to feel like one of the family. You can trust every member of our team to look after you with the upmost care and attention; we treat our patients in the same way we would expect to be treated ourselves.
All our team are well experienced so if you are unsure about your care or which treatment to pursue, you can chat to any member of our team to help talk this through.
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Niall qualified as a dentist in 1987 from Queen’s University Belfast and spent his first four years working in Ireland. With an entrepreneurial spirit, he bought a small dental practice in Sandhurst and with just one nurse and a part time dental hygienist together with his wife, Miriam, he grew the dental practice into an award winning provider of dental healthcare.
Niall has always continued to develop his clinical skills and has a special interest in the field of endodontics or root canal therapy. He is also ready to stride ahead with the latest technologies and is one of only a handful of practices in the UK that use the Omni-Cam system for CEREC. This system allows him to provide our patients with same day crowns and inlays without the need to have uncomfortable impressions.
Niall wants all his patients to feel part of the family, to feel valued and listened to. He wants all patients to be able to access the best dental care with in great surroundings, supported by a motivated team.
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Jens qualified as a dentist in Germany in 2005. He started working in Oxfordshire shortly after whilst also completing research based at the University of Regensburg and completing his doctorate in dental studies, joining the Cherrytree Dental team in 2009.
He has continued to develop his clinical expertise with further training into dental implants, management of facial pain and aesthetic dentistry too. He is particularly interested in helping nervous patients to regain and retain a healthy and beautiful smile and has achieved a Diploma in dental Hypnosis at University College London.
He has also in the process of completing his Masters Degree in Orthodontics, and will be offering further orthodontic treatments within the practice.
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Sandra qualified as a dentist from Cardiff, Wales, in 1988, after having achieved a BSc (Hons) in 1995. She spent her first 17 years of practice working in Berkshire, then joined the Cherrytree Dental Team in 2017.
She has a keen interest in aesthetic dentistry, and enjoys providing CEREC restorations and aesthetic dentures, as well as general restorative dentistry. In addition, Sandra also enjoys the practice of facial aesthetics, and is able to provide anti-wrinkle and filler treatments for her patients.
Sandra has continued to develop her clinical expertise by training in Invisalign, and also in the Six Month Smile cosmetic orthodontic system, and is able to offer this treatment to suitable patients looking to enhance their smiles.
Sandra is patient and gentle, and is happy to see children and nervous patients, helping them to regain and retain beautiful smiles.
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Alanna qualified in 2012 from Kings College Hospital, London with a Diploma in Dental Hygiene & Therapy. She is an extremely enthusiastic dental care professional with a great passion for her role within the dental team and the importance of disease prevention.
Dental Hygiene & Therapists take a holistic approach to dentistry, trained to not only perform the duties of a Hygienist but also restorative work for both adults and children as well as being able to extract primary teeth.
Alanna is committed to providing attentive care in a calm, relaxed environment.
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Jane qualified as a Dental Hygienist from Kings College Dental Hospital in 1993. She started working at the hospital following qualification where she learnt how to treat patients with extreme dental phobias which gave her great experience. After a gap year she returned to be the hygienist in a leading implant clinic in Windsor before moving to join Niall and Miriam in Confidental in Sandhurst. Having worked and developed services together before, it was a natural move for her to join Niall and Miriam in their new venture at Cherrytree Dental care, Wantage.
Miriam is Cherrytree’s Business Director and oversees all the development and changes with our business. She has a background in dental manufacturing, marketing and design and of course, being married to a dentist, has a broad understanding of dentistry.
She is concentrating on updating and upgrading our facilities and systems for the benefit of both patients and team.
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We welcomed Jo to the team in January 2017. A true professional, Jo has over 15 years of dental nursing experience in private, corporate, NHS and community practice, so she is extremely well qualified to help manage Cherrytree Dental Care. Jo will be providing chairside assistance to the dentists, but her main area of responsibility is in ensuring that CQC requirements are rigorously and consistently met.
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April joined Cherrytree Dental care in November 2017, having previously worked with us as a locum dental nurse. We are delighted to have April on the team full-time, and she brings with her knowledge and skills from working in many different dental practices.
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Eunice is a relative new comer to our team but over five years has come to think of our patients more as friends. She enjoys looking after and caring for our patients and doing the best she can.
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Tricia has also been part of our Cherrytree team for some time, 25 years to be exact. She enjoys the patient interaction and working with a friendly team and enjoys seeing the transformations when more complex work has been carried out.
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Laura can be spotted in the surgery supporting the dental team and occasionally at reception. She has been with us for the past five years, enjoying meeting patients and being a part of their continued care.
Michaela joined Cherrytree Dental Care in October 2017. She has worked in dentistry since 2012, both as a nurse and a receptionist so she brings clinical knowledge as well as first class administrative support to our team. Polite and friendly, Michaela is an excellent communicator who enjoys assisting patients whether face to face or over the ‘phone.
Mandy joins us in May 2018, having spent nearly all her working life in Dentistry.
Beginning her career in this very practice in 1985, where she carried out reception and nursing duties, Mandy has extensive knowledge of the day to day working of dental practices, including several years as a Practice Manager in both Wantage and Newbury.
We are delighted to have Mandy on the team.
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