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At Granville Dental & Implant Clinic our highly skilled, friendly team shares the same single vision: we put you first. Together, we are dedicated to providing you with a first class experience, from the comfort of our reception to the very latest innovations in dental technology. We make sure you have the best possible care from the second you walk through the door.
Find out more about each of our practice team members below.
BDS (Edinburgh) 1979
GDC No. 52972
Neil is the Senior Clinician at the practice and has enormous experience in restorative, implant and cosmetic dentistry. Neil has been looking after his patients in Leicestershire for over 25 years and has built a long established reputation for the caring and patient focussed dentistry he provides for his patients.
Neil was the Dental Advisor to Leicestershire Health Authority and was the secretary of the Local Dental Committee for 15 years.
BDS (Edin) 1982
GDC No. 56505
Colin merged with us in 2017. He had his own dental practice "Gentle Dentistry" for nearly 30 years and is a great asset to the team with a wealth of experience. Colin has a special interest in endodontics and dental implant restorative work.
He is married with two lovely children and has a passion for rugby and motorbikes.
BDS (Birmingham) 2001, MFGP, RCS (London) 2005
GDC No. 79885
Janki has always practiced in Leicester and has extensive experience in her field. She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry in particular cosmetic dentistry. She has a caring, compasionate approach to her patients and enjoys keeping up to date with modern treatments and recent developments by attending courses and seminars regularly.
BDS (London) 1988
GDC No. 64019
Siobhan enjoys all aspects of dentistry and has a particular interest in root canal therapy and dental implants, she also enjoys working with children.
Outside of dentistry, Siobhan has a love of the countryside and walking; she is a keen gardener and loves to cycle when she gets the chance. Siobhan also has two cats- Douglas & Donal.
BDS (Manchester) 2006, MJDF, RCS (Edin) 2009
GDC No. 103253
Asma joined Granville Dental Practice in 2015. Asma enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and takes time to put patients at ease and listen to their concerns. She aims to help patients achieve the highest level of oral health possible. Asma provides quick straight teeth which she thoroughly enjoys.
In her spare time Asma loves cooking and spending time with her 2 young girls.
Msc ortho (London) 2004, M.Orth RCSEd , MSc Dr. Odont. Incognito Certified
GDC No. 84098
Dr. Hirsch graduated with Master of Science degree in dentistry in 2003 and is a specialist Orthodontist on the specialist register. He was awarded the second best dental student in his graduation year (out of 78 dental students) and the best dental student in his class. In 2003, for one year, Dr. Hirsch had his internship in dentistry and was awarded by the board of experts the top mark, excellent (10) and since November 2004, he has treated patients exclusively in Orthodontics.
Dr. Hirsch undertook the three-year post-graduate training in Orthodontics at Guy’s Hospital London, which is part of King’s College London University and received the Master of Science degree in Orthodontics and the Membership in Orthodontics (M.Orth) of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Dr. Hirsch is an active member of the British Orthodontic Society, World Federation of Orthodontists and the British Dental Association and has published two articles in medical and dental journals. He is a certified Orthodontist for using Incognito 3M (Lingual Orthodontics).
Dr. Hirsch enjoys all aspects of orthodontics and believes all children and
adults should have the best treatment available to them.
Specialist in Periodontics
GDC No. 86074
“Profession has to
reinvent itself and embrace its original virtues of humanity, dignity and clinical
excellence. There isn’t anything more valuable than trust. In the era of consumerism,
honesty became a rare commodity.”
Radko is a Specialist in
Periodontics and aims to deliver his best. He uses his expertise in
periodontics to re-establish dental health.
Radko graduated from the University of PJ Safarik in Kosice (Slovakia) in 1998 as a Doctor of General Medicine. In 2001 he passed National Dental Board Examinations at Slovak Postgradual Academy of Medicine and was certified as an Independent dental practitioner. He has moved to UK in 2006 and was subsequently awarded Postgraduate
Certificate in Clinical Periodontology from the University of Central Lancashire (Preston), Master of Clinical Dentistry in Periodontology from the University of Sheffield (Sheffield) and Master of Science in Implant Dentistry from the University of Warwick (Coventry). By doing so he accumulated 6000 of hospital, academic and research training hours and was allowed to use the title Specialist in Periodontics by the decision of GDC (2014).
He is married, has four children, lives in Nottingham and is planning to get a dog soon!
BDS 2008, MFDS RCS (Ed) 2012
GDC No. 150387
Aakash has worked in Wolverhampton for the past 10 years before coming to us. He became Educational Supervisor, which has given him an opportunity to pass on his valuable experience and to mentor a newly graduated dentists.
He undertakes all aspects of general dentistry, TMJ disorders, Cosmetic make overs and also places and
restores dental implants.
Aakash has been on many dental implant courses to learn this skill.
He goes on courses regularly to maintain his skill set and stay up to date.
Aakash loves to keep fit and has recently taken up squash.
Diploma in Dental Hygiene and Therapy (Sheffield) 2010
GDC No. 119616
Zoe travels from Nottingham to work with us. She loves animals and has many, even a hedgehog. She has a very caring nature which many patients comment on. Zoe is very knowledgeable and loves her job.
GDC No. 159995
Laura has been in dentistry for almost 15 years and is a qualified dental nurse, and has a vast knowledge of dental implants.
Laura has a young son who takes up most of her spare time. If she is not with him, she can usually be found at the King Power stadium supporting Leicester City.
GDC No. 138597
Natalie has worked here for 20 years and originally worked with Mr Draycott and now works with Siobhan.
GDC No. 138595
Andrea has worked here for 18 years she has always worked with Neil Kilpatrick. They make a great team.
GDC No. 138589
Alison has also worked here for 18 years. She currently works for Janki and Asma. She originally worked with Mr Biggins.
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2013
GDC No. 247957
Sara has been a dental nurse for 10 years, and part of Granville Dental & Implant Clinic for 2 years and loves it. She normally works with Asma and Janki.
GDC No. 269853
Sarah came up with Colin and has been a Dental Nurse for 3 years and Colin taught her everything she knows.
NVQ L3 Oral Health Care: Dental Nursing & Indp Asses City & Guilds 2005
GDC No. 188546
Sarah came to us with Colin and has worked with him for 15 years.
GDC No. 140901
Heather works with Aakash. She has vast experience as a dental nurse spanning over 15 years. Heather is married with a daughter this takes up most of her spare time. When she gets a chance she loves shopping and socialising with her friends. Heather also enjoys going to comedy shows and trying new foods.
GDC No. 154736
Mary was one of Colin's original team. She enjoys working with the orthodontists and teaching oral health hygiene.
Verified experience in Dental Nursing
GDC No. 131543
Sharon was Colin's Practice Manager and has worked with him for 11 years. She was more than happy to take a step down when they became part of Granville Dental & Implant Clinic. Sharon is a valued asset to our reception team.
GDC No. 241899
Maddy has two wonderful boys with who she loves spending time with. You will find Maddy on our reception desk with a warm welcoming smile. She is also a qualified dental nurse.
Molly is a qualified hairdresser and loves to interact with the patients and make them feel at ease.
Caitlin is part of our reception team. She is really focused on customer service. Caitlin loves animals and is a keen horse rider. Caitlin actually came to us from a vets practice. Caitlin loves to spend time with her partner and daughter.