Nurses, Reception & Laboratories
We’re very proud of our team, who are warm and friendly as well as being committed to excellent dental care. Our receptionists, Rachel and Lisa; dental nurses, Jackie, Maria and Jane; external laboratory technicians, Robin and team help ensure the smooth running of Odiham Dental Care. We’re all fully trained and our dental nurses and technicians are all registered with the General Dental Council.
Nethmin Warnakulasuriya (Mr Warna)
Nethmin is an experienced dentist and has worked mainly in general dental practice since 2001. He provides high quality dental treatment in a friendly, relaxed environment. Many patients have commented on his gentle and informative approach, helping clients feel relaxed and at ease. Nethmin takes pride in providing all the services that make up good general dentistry. He has a passion for rejuvenating smiles as simply as possible. With an interest in root canal therapy and implant dentistry, he trained with the Oxford Society of Oral Implantology, under the direct guidance of Maria Hardman. As well as providing General Dental Services Nethmin worked as a Domiciliary Dental Officer providing Dental care to individuals in care homes, nursing homes and private homes on a visiting basis. He has experience in treating patients with Dementia and younger patients with special needs. It’s important to keep at the leading edge of dentistry, and Nethmin maintains his professional development beyond the requirements of the General Dental Council, which is dentistry’s regulating body. Nethmin has also membership with the British Dental Association, The Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD), the British Society for the for Disability and Oral Health (BSDH), and the British Society of Gerodontology.
Anna is a highly experienced dentist. Since qualifying from Guy’s Hospital, London she has worked in general practice, community dental practice and special care dentistry. She provides high quality dentistry in a caring way, guiding and helping you through your dental needs. Many patients have commented on her approachable and understanding attitude – she makes sure every client is treated as an individual with individual needs. Anna has trained in children’s dentistry and special needs dentistry. Time spent within general practice, community practice and special care dentistry has allowed Anna to develop a keen interest in preventative dentistry. She has a clear goal in preventing your dental problems and helping you maintain a healthy mouth and smile. Anna is keen to remain at the forefront of dentistry and maintains her commitment to continual professional development. Anna is a member of The Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD), and the British Society of Paediatric Dentistry (BSPD).
MUDr (Charles U Prague 2007) General Dental Council registration number 133054. Invisalign certified
Pardeep is an experienced dentist and has worked mainly in general practice. He graduated from the prestigious Charles University in Prague, having gained a wealth of experience in studying abroad.
Pardeep has been a vocational trainer for newly graduated dentists and is a proud member of the faculty of general dental practitioners. He has gained further training in restorative and aesthetic dentistry. He has a passion for creating beautiful smiles and vast experience in invisalign and CFast braces.
Behind each smile is a person and Pardeep understands the importance of listening and keeping you at ease.
Martin’s field of interest is oral surgery and dental implants. He gained his first degree at Trinity College Dublin in 1992 and more recently graduated from Bristol University with a Master’s degree (with merit) in Dental Implantology. Martin is an examinations advisor to the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education. He has also published articles in ‘Dentistry’ and ‘The Dentist’ magazines. Other roles include being a dentist appraiser for NHS Education Wessex and visiting dentist to Hampshire Hospitals Foundation Trust. He lives in the Itchen Valley with his wife, Philippa and three young daughters.
Pictured left to right, above, are Jackie and Rachel
Our nurses are Jackie and Maria, along with our bank nurse Jane. They’ve all been with us since we opened, and are all qualified and registered with the General Dental Council. Jackie (GDC 142696) lives near Fleet and has been working as a Dental nurse in the area for over thirty years. She has worked with Mr Young in Fleet, a well regarded and now retired dentist. Jackie has also worked with Nigel Foot, a specialist in root canal therapy. Jackie works with Nethmin and Anna. She’s a fantastic nurse and helps make our patients feel relaxed and at ease. She is very approachable and has great empathy. Jackie’s daughter, Rachel, is our receptionist. Maria (GDC 114363) has also been a nurse for over thirty years. Maria works with Anna, and did so prior to Odiham Dental Care, at Farnham Hospital, providing dental care for children and individuals with special needs. Maria’s experience allows her to excel in providing great patient care and will make you feel at ease and relaxed. Maria is a great asset to Odiham Dental Care. Jane (GDC 136051) is our bank Nurse. Jane has years of experience as a dental Nurse and is a great help when either Jackie or Maria cannot work at Odiham Dental Care. Being a part of the team, Jane knows how the practice works and helps maintain our patient care. We have had many comments on how well we work together. Having a good nurse who knows how their dentist works improves the experience you have as a patient.