The Practice

We are a small and friendly, private practice, where staff take pride and enjoy the job they do.

Our team is committed to providing you with the very best in dental healthcare, in taking the time to listen to your concerns, discuss treatment options with you giving you control of your dental health.

All our nurses have completed the national certificate and continue their training by taking advanced qualifications as part of their professional development.

Alison has looked after me well. She is always welcoming and friendly. The treatment is very thorough and skilled. All the personnel in reception are helpful and considerate. As a person who has a dread of dentists, I have been made welcome and put at ease.
Patient C.P.

The Team

Alison

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Alison is the practice owner and is responsible for ensuring that you are happy with the dental care that you receive. After graduating as a dentist in 1986 and has completed her Masters Degree in Restorative Dentistry at Guy's, King's and St Thomas' institute, which is recognised as the highest qualification a general practitioner can achieve and involves in depth study of all aspects of dentistry including:

  • Tooth wear
  • Endodontics
  • Implants
  • Complex restorative dentistry
  • Occlusion / jaw problems
  • Cosmetics

As part of this qualification over thirty clinical cases were assessed, following which Alison was congratulated by the moderator on the high standard of her clinical work.

Alison purchased Meopham dental care in 2006 and has built up a tremendous reputation, she welcomes nervous patients and is committed to providing a high quality of dental care in a friendly and caring environment. As a mother of three children, she enjoys treating all family members.

GDC Number: 61193

Karen

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We are fortunate to have Karen as our practice hygienist. She trained in Dental Hygiene in 2006 and joined Meopham Dental Care shortly afterwards while also working in a private practice in Harley Street. She is an enthusiastic, highly skilled and very gentle hygienist. She is able to build up confidence in the most timid of patients.

Karen is able to provide a general scale and polish, periodontal treatments, oral hygiene instructions as well as diet advice, saliva and plaque acidity testing and fissure sealants for children.

GDC Number: 104025

Sarah

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We are very lucky to have Sarah Breslin as our practice therapist. She is an enthusiastic member of the team who joined us on a permanent basis in January 2010 after teaching at Kings College London in 2009. You will normally be introduced to Sarah after your initial consultation with Alison. Alison will diagnose any conditions present and also provide a treatment plan to enable Sarah to complete your treatment needs.

GDC Number: 109822

Becki

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Becki Joined the practice in 2012, she is a registered dental nurse gaining her national certificate in dental nursing in 2010 and then going on to pass her exam in dental radiography in 2012.

Becki is interested in all aspects of dentistry as well as facial aesthetics and has started carrying out the initial consultations for muscle relaxants and fillers.

GDC Number: 196842

Julie

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Julie has been working with us since 2006 gaining experience in both NHS & Private dentistry over the last 10 years.

Julie’s role at the practice is management and to ensure all our patients have a relaxed comfortable visit. She can also be found helping out in both dental surgeries when needed, and also has Oral Health Education sessions with patients to give advice on correct cleaning techniques, diet advice, and smoking cessation.

Julie gained the National Certificate in Dental Nursing in 2007 and has subsequently gone on to pass her National Certificate in Dental Radiology and Oral Health Education. Julie is experienced in all aspects of dentistry, including Implants, Oral Cancer and has a keen interest in Facial Aesthetics.

GDC Number: 121512

Alicia

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Alicia joined the practice in 2015 as our newest member. Alicia is a trainee dental nurse and is gaining her Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing at West Kent College which will be completed by October 2016.

She works alongside both Alison and Sarah in the dental surgery but can also be found at reception.

Alicia looks forward to completing her qualification to become a registered dental nurse and undergoing further qualifications in dentistry as well as facial aesthetics.

After having extensive work done, including Implants, I would definitely recommend the practice to anyone who would love to have a great smile. They were so helpful with all my treatment and not a bit demanding on what I had done.
Patient J.S.

Member of the General Dental Council

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