Meet the team

Our award winning & highly skilled team

Our Clinicians

Dr. Amit Jilka

Dentist Implantologist

BDS,MJDF RCSEng

(GDC – 153707)

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Dr. Mumta Jilka

Dentist

BDS, MFDS RCSEdin

(GDC – 153749)

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Dr Navdeep Kumar

Dentist

BDS (Liverpool)

(GDC – 258315)

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Barbara Hardman

Combined Diploma in Dental Therapy Hygiene

(GDC No-124758)

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Ricky S Athwal

Dentist- BDS

(GDC - 150243)

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Paul Harrision

Clinical dental technician

(GDC - 116008)

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Our Team

Nicola Jaram

Head Receptionist

Nicky joined the practice 30 years ago and has been the face of Abbey House ever since! Nicky has an extrovert personality and her bubbly, caring nature makes her loved by patients and the staff.

Many patients see Nicky as a loyal trusting member of staff and are happy to discuss their treatment options with her and value her advice and opinion.
She is a credit to the practice and because of her achievements she was a finalist at the Dental Awards for the best dental receptionist in the UK.

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Favourite Drink: Gin
Favourite Food: Thai curry
Favourite Film: the scent of a woman
Favourite Song: star people – George Micheal

Nicola Jaram

Head Receptionist

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Julie Fawkes

Senior Dental Nurse

NEDDSA (1993)

(GDC – 119990)

Julie qualified in 1993 as a dental nurse and is now senior nurse at the practice. She has a vast experience in many aspects of dentistry and excels in dental implants, radiography and impression taking plus many other qualifications.

Julie is respectful, calm person and uses her many years of working as a dental nurse to empathise with patient by putting herself in their position.

For her recognition for outstanding patient care Julie was a finalist at the Dental Nurse UK.

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Favourite Film: Rocky 4
Favourite Food: Chinese, indian, italian and chocolate.
Favourite Song: yeah by Usher
Favourite Drink: Pina Colada

Julie Fawkes

Senior Dental Nurse

NEDDSA (1993)

(GDC – 119990)

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Emmeline Stewart

Dental Nurse

Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City Guilds

(GDC – 248124)

Emmeline qualified as a dental nurse in 2013 and joined the team in 2014.

She is a practical, reliable and loyal member of the team and manages to balance empathy with patients who have demands in the clinical area of her job.

In 2015, Emmeline achieved the prestigious black belt award from Software of Excellence.

She is a delightful member of staff and for her recognition for outstanding patient care Emmeline was a finalist at the Dental Awards for the best dental nurse UK.

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Favourite Food: Chinese
Favourite Drink: Gin
Favourite Song: Ellie Golding
Favourite Film: Harry Potter

Emmeline Stewart

Dental Nurse

Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City Guilds

(GDC – 248124)

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Emily Andrew

Dental Nurse

Since joining the practice in 2015 as a trainee dental nurse. Emily has embraced her role and gone on to become a qualified dental nurse in 2017. She is passionate at her job and always greets patients with a smile.

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Favourite Film: Lion King
Favourite Food: Chicken Nuggets
Favourite Drink: Long island ice tea
Favourite Song: Mardy Mum by Arctic Monkeys

Emily Andrew

Dental Nurse

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Michelle Kilgariff

Dental Nurse

NEBDN (2011)

(GDC – 226124)

Michelle qualified as a dental nurse in 2011 choosing this path as her career.

She has gained experience in cosmetic and implant dentistry and continues to learn and extend her knowledge of the latest techniques.

Michelle takes pride as the Denplan Champion for the practice and is here to answer any questions about Denplan.

She has a gentle kind personality to offer especially with children as she has previously worked as a Disney character at Disney World Florida.

In 2017 Michelle become sedation qualified. She is keen to continue with her extended qualifications with Radiography next on her list.

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Favourite Food: spaghetti bolognaise
Favourite Drink: Prosecco
Favourite Film: Dirty Dancing
Favourite Song: Fix you by Coldplay

Michelle Kilgariff

Dental Nurse

NEBDN (2011)

(GDC – 226124)

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Kelly Davies

Head Dental Nurse

NVQ Level 3 in Oral Healthcare: Dental Nursing 2003.

(GDC No-108880)

Kelly has been nursing since 2003 and is now the cross infection lead at the practice.

She has a vast experience in many aspects of dentistry and excels in oral hygiene advice and impression taking plus many other qualifications. Kelly is respectful, calm person and uses her many years of working as a dental nurse to empathise with patient by putting herself in their position. Her breadth of experience is welcomed at Abbey House Dental.

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Favourite Film: True Romance
Favourite Song: Something like happiness by the Maccabees
Favourite Drink: mojito
Favourite Food: Italian

Kelly Davies

Head Dental Nurse

NVQ Level 3 in Oral Healthcare: Dental Nursing 2003.

(GDC No-108880)

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Kerry Shenton

NEBDN 2017.

(GDC - 262954)

Kerry has joined the practice in 2017. Her calm and relaxed nature helps her to go that extra mile at Abbey House Dental. She is hoping to extend her qualifications in the near future.

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Favourite Film: Top Gun
Favourite Song: perfect Ed Sheeran
Favourite Food: steak and chips
Favourite Drink: Prosecco

Kerry Shenton

NEBDN 2017.

(GDC - 262954)

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Jo Adamson

Receptionist

Jo joined in 2017. Her organisation skills are welcomed at Abbey House Dental.

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Favourite Film: time travelers wife
Favourite Song: blue suede- hooked on a feeling
Favourite Food: veggie curry
Favourite Drink: Gin or Prosecco

Jo Adamson

Receptionist

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Christine Stainier

Finance Manager

NEBDSA(1988)

(GDC – 120021)

Christine began her career as a dental nurse and over a period of time developed her role to practice manager.

Extra qualifications Christine has gained are team leading and business administration and become a member of the association of Dental Administration.
She has a wealth of experience and maintains a professional manner at all times.
Any questions or concerns, Christine will deal with in a professional manner.

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Favourite Food: cheese
Favourite Drink: tea
Favourite Film: Beetlejuice
Favourite Song: Luther Vandross

Christine Stainier

Finance Manager

NEBDSA(1988)

(GDC – 120021)

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