Our Practice Team

 Everyone at our practice is committed to providing you with the very best in dental healthcare. Our dental team bring a wealth of experience to the practice and have individually obtained high standards of professional qualification.

Professional Registration

The General Dental Council (GDC) is the regulatory body of the dental profession in the United Kingdom. Their address is 37 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 8DQ and their telephone number is 020 7887 3800. Our dentists and staff adhere to the regulations governing the profession by the GDC as set out in their publication "Standards for the Dental Team". You can find out more about the GDC on their website www.gdc-uk.org.


Dr Pratyush Mahapatra    Principal Dental Surgeon   BDS MFGDP FDSRCS MSc Implant Dentistry  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 69326  Pratyush qualified from Liverpool university in 1993. He has worked both in the hospital dental services and in the community special needs dental services. Since 1999 he has worked in both general practice as an associate and a principal dentist in London and Warwickshire. He has a fellowship in dental surgery and a law degree. Pratyush enjoys all aspects of dentistry but has a special interest in dental implants. He has been providing implants for over 10 years. He holds a masters in Implant dentistry. Pratyush works at the practice on Thursdays.

Dr Pratyush Mahapatra

Principal Dental Surgeon

BDS MFGDP FDSRCS MSc Implant Dentistry

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 69326

Pratyush qualified from Liverpool university in 1993. He has worked both in the hospital dental services and in the community special needs dental services. Since 1999 he has worked in both general practice as an associate and a principal dentist in London and Warwickshire. He has a fellowship in dental surgery and a law degree. Pratyush enjoys all aspects of dentistry but has a special interest in dental implants. He has been providing implants for over 10 years. He holds a masters in Implant dentistry. Pratyush works at the practice on Thursdays.

Dr Babita Kainth    Orthodontic Specialist   BDS FDSRCS MOrth MSc Orthodontics  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 68213   Babita qualified in dentistry at Bristol Dental Hospital in 1992, with awards in paedodontics, periodontology and oral medicine. She became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1995. Her specialist orthodontic training was undertaken at the world renowned Eastman Dental Institute, qualifying as a specialist in orthodontics in 1999. She was awarded the orthodontic research prize from her MSc. She has gained wide orthodontic experience from hospital posts and practice. Babita established Rugby Orthodontics in 2012, providing a valuable referral service to local dentists. She keeps up to date on orthodontic and dental matters by attending courses, reading journals and attending appropriate meetings. She is a member of - Specialist Group of British Orthodontic Society, General Dental Council Specialist Register, Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Babita works at the practice on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Dr Babita Kainth

Orthodontic Specialist

BDS FDSRCS MOrth MSc Orthodontics

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 68213


Babita qualified in dentistry at Bristol Dental Hospital in 1992, with awards in paedodontics, periodontology and oral medicine. She became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1995. Her specialist orthodontic training was undertaken at the world renowned Eastman Dental Institute, qualifying as a specialist in orthodontics in 1999. She was awarded the orthodontic research prize from her MSc. She has gained wide orthodontic experience from hospital posts and practice. Babita established Rugby Orthodontics in 2012, providing a valuable referral service to local dentists. She keeps up to date on orthodontic and dental matters by attending courses, reading journals and attending appropriate meetings. She is a member of - Specialist Group of British Orthodontic Society, General Dental Council Specialist Register, Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Babita works at the practice on Tuesdays and Fridays.


Mrs Amy Buck    Practice Manager   NVQ L3 Oral Health Care  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 135784   Amy started working in Dentistry in 2000 as a trainee dental nurse. She completed her Dental Nurse qualification in 2005. Amy joined Paddox Dental Practice in 2012 as a Dental Nurse. She took over as Practice Manager at Paddox Dental Practice in 2015. She has recently achieved her Level 5 Management Qualification.

Mrs Amy Buck

Practice Manager

NVQ L3 Oral Health Care

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 135784


Amy started working in Dentistry in 2000 as a trainee dental nurse. She completed her Dental Nurse qualification in 2005. Amy joined Paddox Dental Practice in 2012 as a Dental Nurse. She took over as Practice Manager at Paddox Dental Practice in 2015. She has recently achieved her Level 5 Management Qualification.

Dr Ursula Naji    Associate Dental Surgeon   BDS  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 193158  Ursula qualified at Kings College London in 2010. She is a caring dentist who strives to deliver the highest level of care for her patients. Ursula has special interests in Invisalign and cosmetic dentistry.Ursula works at the practice on Mondays,Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Dr Ursula Naji

Associate Dental Surgeon

BDS

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 193158

Ursula qualified at Kings College London in 2010. She is a caring dentist who strives to deliver the highest level of care for her patients. Ursula has special interests in Invisalign and cosmetic dentistry.Ursula works at the practice on Mondays,Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.


Dr Ioana Negoita    Associate Dental Surgeon   DMD  Country of issue: Romania  GDC registration number: 249726  Ioana graduated in 2009 at the University of Iasi. She has previously worked in Daventry and Bucuresti. Since qualification Ioana has acquired a vast range of experience in a wide variety of clinical settings. Ioana strives to make all patients comfortable and at ease with their treatment. She particularly enjoys working with children. She works at the practice on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Dr Ioana Negoita

Associate Dental Surgeon

DMD

Country of issue: Romania

GDC registration number: 249726

Ioana graduated in 2009 at the University of Iasi. She has previously worked in Daventry and Bucuresti. Since qualification Ioana has acquired a vast range of experience in a wide variety of clinical settings. Ioana strives to make all patients comfortable and at ease with their treatment. She particularly enjoys working with children. She works at the practice on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Ms Shabniz Akbar    Orthodontic Therapist   Dip Ortho Ther RCSEd  Country of Issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration Number: 160436  Shabniz joined the practice in 2018 and works alongside the Orthodontic Specialist.  She works every Friday and alternative Tuesdays at the Practice,

Ms Shabniz Akbar

Orthodontic Therapist

Dip Ortho Ther RCSEd

Country of Issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration Number: 160436

Shabniz joined the practice in 2018 and works alongside the Orthodontic Specialist.

She works every Friday and alternative Tuesdays at the Practice,


Mrs Mandy Randle    Dental Hygienist   CEB Diploma Dent Hygiene  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 4312   Mandy qualified at Birmingham university in 1992. She joined Paddox Dental Practice in 1996. Mandy is very patient and understanding. She has a very gentle manner.

Mrs Mandy Randle

Dental Hygienist

CEB Diploma Dent Hygiene

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 4312


Mandy qualified at Birmingham university in 1992. She joined Paddox Dental Practice in 1996. Mandy is very patient and understanding. She has a very gentle manner.

Mrs Mary Pennington    Dental Hygienist   CEB Certificate in Dental Hygiene  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 1604   Mary qualified from Birmingham Dental School of Hygiene in 1977. She went on to qualify in Infiltration of local analgesia in 1991. Mary joined Paddox Dental Practice in 2014. She is very friendly and is great at putting her patients at ease.

Mrs Mary Pennington

Dental Hygienist

CEB Certificate in Dental Hygiene

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 1604


Mary qualified from Birmingham Dental School of Hygiene in 1977. She went on to qualify in Infiltration of local analgesia in 1991. Mary joined Paddox Dental Practice in 2014. She is very friendly and is great at putting her patients at ease.


Miss Rose Brant    Dental Hygienist   CEB Diploma in Dental Hygiene  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 215859   Rose qualified at Sheffield university in 2017. She joined Paddox Dental Practice in September. Rose is very patient and understanding. She has a very gentle manner.

Miss Rose Brant

Dental Hygienist

CEB Diploma in Dental Hygiene

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 215859


Rose qualified at Sheffield university in 2017. She joined Paddox Dental Practice in September. Rose is very patient and understanding. She has a very gentle manner.

Mrs Amy Hamilton    Head Dental Nurse   National Dental Nursing Certificate, Orthodontic Nursing certificate, Radiography Certificate. Impression taking certificate. Infection Prevention Control Lead Level 2 certificate  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 206629   Amy qualified as a dental nurse in 2010. She joined the practice in 2015 when she moved to Rugby. Amy has achieved further qualifications since being at Paddox Dental Practice in Orthodontic Nursing, Impression taking and Radiography. Amy has most recently achieved her Level 2 Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control and is considering which qualification to aim for next. Amy was promoted to Head Dental Nurse in April 2018 and is a fantastic asset to the team.

Mrs Amy Hamilton

Head Dental Nurse

National Dental Nursing Certificate, Orthodontic Nursing certificate, Radiography Certificate. Impression taking certificate. Infection Prevention Control Lead Level 2 certificate

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 206629


Amy qualified as a dental nurse in 2010. She joined the practice in 2015 when she moved to Rugby. Amy has achieved further qualifications since being at Paddox Dental Practice in Orthodontic Nursing, Impression taking and Radiography. Amy has most recently achieved her Level 2 Certificate in Infection Prevention and Control and is considering which qualification to aim for next. Amy was promoted to Head Dental Nurse in April 2018 and is a fantastic asset to the team.


Mrs Sue Parker    Head Receptionist and Dental Nurse   Verified experience in Dental Nursing  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 133532   Sue joined the practice in 1995, she is the longest serving member of staff at the practice and is an invaluable member of the team. She mainly works on reception but occasionally nurses with the hygienist. Sue was promoted to Head Receptionist in January 2019.

Mrs Sue Parker

Head Receptionist and Dental Nurse

Verified experience in Dental Nursing

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 133532


Sue joined the practice in 1995, she is the longest serving member of staff at the practice and is an invaluable member of the team. She mainly works on reception but occasionally nurses with the hygienist. Sue was promoted to Head Receptionist in January 2019.

Ms Roongpetch Songklin    Dental Nurse   National Dental Nursing Certificate, Radiography Certificate. Impression taking certificate  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 133539   Roongpetch (Jerry) joined Paddox Dental Practice in 2006 as a dental nurse. She completed her Dental Nurse Qualification in 2007. Since then she has gained further qualifications in Impression Taking and more recently Dental Radiography.

Ms Roongpetch Songklin

Dental Nurse

National Dental Nursing Certificate, Radiography Certificate. Impression taking certificate

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 133539


Roongpetch (Jerry) joined Paddox Dental Practice in 2006 as a dental nurse. She completed her Dental Nurse Qualification in 2007. Since then she has gained further qualifications in Impression Taking and more recently Dental Radiography.


Mrs Lisa Horrocks    Dental Nurse   National Dental Nursing Certificate  Country of issue: United Kingdom  GDC registration number: 133589   Lisa joined the practice in 2000. She gained her Dental Nurse Qualification in 2008. Lisa has a keen interest in all things Dentistry.

Mrs Lisa Horrocks

Dental Nurse

National Dental Nursing Certificate

Country of issue: United Kingdom

GDC registration number: 133589


Lisa joined the practice in 2000. She gained her Dental Nurse Qualification in 2008. Lisa has a keen interest in all things Dentistry.

Miss Loredana-Carmen Pohoata    Trainee Dental Nurse    Carmen joined the practice in April 2018 as a trainee Dental Nurse. Carmen is doing really well and picks things up really quickly. She is currently working towards her National Diploma in Dental Nursing.

Miss Loredana-Carmen Pohoata

Trainee Dental Nurse


Carmen joined the practice in April 2018 as a trainee Dental Nurse. Carmen is doing really well and picks things up really quickly. She is currently working towards her National Diploma in Dental Nursing.