Meet The Team


All the staff at the practice are registered with the General Dental Council and we all attend regular training and Continued Professional Development courses in line with GDC requirements.

Meet the team

Our team consists of...

Louise Hunter

BDS (Newcastle) 1996, MJDF 2009
GDC number - 71835


Louise qualified from Newcastle Dental School in 1996 and took over the dental practice in May 2003. We then relocated to our current premises in 2009.
Louise studied for her MFGDP qualification in 2009 and is a registered provider of Invisalign clear braces.
Louise has recently started a year long course, which after completion, will enable her to offer on site dental implants.

rachel davison

Diploma in Hygiene & Therapy (Newcastle) 2010
GDC number - 114263

Dental Therapist

Rachel graduated from Newcastle University's school of Dentistry as a Dental Hygienist and Therapist in 2010. She not only carries out dental hygiene services, and dental health education but as a qualified and experienced Therapist, she is also able to perform fillings, some extractions, tooth whitening and taking x-rays.

Rachel prides herself on providing a high standard of care, in a friendly and relaxing atmosphere.

Rachel is also qualified to a high standard in tattoo removal and will be providing the service at the surgery.

diane armstrong

GDC number 113302
Dental Nurse

Diane lives locally and came to us with years of valuable experience as a dental nurse. She comes highly qualified and will be another valuable asset to our team.

lesley white

RDN GDC Number 163618
Dental Nurse

Lesley is also a Dental Nurse in the practice and gained her Certificate for Dental Surgery Assistants in 1993. Lesley is currently studying for an NVQ level 3 in Customer Service.

Lesley is now enjoying a new role as receptionist at the practice and is also now studying for a level 4 diploma in dental practice management which she is hoping to complete by Dec 2016.

josie monnelly

RDN GDC Number 201347
Dental Nurse

Josie originally joined our practice as a work placement from Prudhoe High School. Once she had completed her GCSEs Josie returned to work on a day release training programme. She eventually passed her Dental Nursing exams and qualified in 2009 and has continued to work at the practice ever since. Josie is currently studying for an NVQ level 3 in Customer Service.

Emma Hayes


Trainee Dental Nurse

Emma is our new trainee dental nurse, she began training in November 2015 and plans to qualify as a dental nurse in June 2017. Emma lives locally and has a background in learning disabilities and mental health. After four years she has chosen to have a career change and is looking forward to a future in the dental care profession.

Sherilyn Stephenson

RDN GDC Number 247708
Dental Nurse

Sherilyn joins our team as a qualified dental nurse, having qualified in Nov 2013. She joined our practice in October 2015 and juggles work and her gorgeous little boy.

Anna Edwardson

GDC number - 104159


Anna is our associate dentist. Anna qualified from Newcastle University in 2006 and splits her time between working at the practice and looking after her young family.