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At Edgar Buildings Dental and 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 (Sheffield) 1976, DPDS Diploma in Implant Dentistry (Bristol), 2000
GDC No. 50160
André Philip Pettemerides graduated from The University of Sheffield in 1976. He has since gained enormous experience in the fields of restorative, aesthetic and implant dentistry. In particular he is recognised for his work on immediate loading of implants, aesthetic cases, the use of computer guided placement, Nobel Guide and the All on 4 Concept.
He has achieved the Certificate, the Advanced Certificate and the Diploma in Implant dentistry with distinction from The Eastman Dental Institute at the University of London. He has continued his postgraduate education in France, Malta, Portugal, Austria, Switzerland and the USA.
Philip is an Executive Committee member of The British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry, an affiliate member of The European Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry, a member of the Association of Dental Implantologists and in addition to his clinical work Philip has taken a keen academic interest and has had several articles published in scientific journals including the British and European Journals of Orthodontics.
Philip currently runs implant courses at Edgar Buildings Dental Care and is a senior lecturer at the Portman Academy. He has lectured on dental implants at home and in Sweden and has lectured for Nobel Biocare including the World Conference 2007 in Las Vegas and as the lead presenter for The Nobel Biocare Procera Roadshow.
Philip has an holistic approach to dentistry, always with the patient's best interest at heart. He attends regular postgraduate conferences to keep abreast of the latest innovations in all aspects of dentistry and when possible to introduce them to Edgar Buildings Dental Care.
BDS(NUI) Irel, 2978, Cert Endo (Bost USA) Dip ABE, Endodontics, 1978
GDC No. 51966
Raphael graduated from the Goldman School of Dental Medicine Boston USA in 1998 and received a Certificate in Endodontics and Advanced Graduate Studies following the completion of a Thesis on the subject of Digital Radiography. Raphael is also an American Board Certified Endodontist.
As part of the team at Edgar Buildings Dental Care he provides non-surgical and surgical endodontic therapy, utilizing the surgical operating microscope in combination with digital radiography and other advanced endodontic protocols including ultrasonics.
Raphael is past President of the Irish Academy of American Graduate Dental Specialists and is a widely published author of articles in Irish, English, European and International endodontic publications. He has presented at major endodontic conferences in Ireland and internationally and is a visiting lecturer and mentor to the graduate students of Boston University, Massachusetts, USA and Boston University Dubai, UAE. He is also a lecturer by invitation to the University of Alberta Dental School, Canada.
LMD (Lisbon) 2006 , MClinDent Perio, MRD RCS (Eng)
GDC No. 105393
After graduating from the Egas Moniz Health Sciences Institute in Lisbon, Portugal in 2006, Inês gained invaluable experience in general dentistry as a General Dental Practitioner for 3 years in Birmingham.
Thereafter Ines undertook 3-year specialist training focusing on Periodontology and Implant dentistry at the world renowned Eastman Dental Institute, UCL (University College London), gaining the Membership in Restorative Dentistry (MRD) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Ines was also awarded a Certificate in Periodontology by the European Federation of Periodontology.
In the field of advanced gum disease treatment Ines has extensive experience in non-surgical and surgical treatment of periodontal disease. Part of her expertise in this field includes conventional and regenerative periodontal surgery using the most advanced, scientifically tested and safe biomaterials. Ines is also experienced in the re-constructive and cosmetic aspects of periodontal (plastic) surgery.
Ines’s passion and commitment to practicing the highest level of dentistry based on her experience, qualifications and academic background has earnt her a loyal following of patients and referring dentists.
BDS (London) 1990
GDC No. 66307
Sally Davies qualified from Guys Hospital (University of London) in 1990.
Since qualification and prior to joining Edgar Buildings, Sally joined the Royal Army Dental Corps, where she served as a Captain for a three year short service commission, she then returned to general practice in Surrey for several years, before moving to Bath and joining Edgar Buildings Dental Care in 2000.
Sally has a particular interest in cosmetic dentistry and new advancements. She attends courses frequently to keep up to date with the latest techniques in this rapidly expanding field. She enjoys the challenge of building trust with phobic patients.
Sally’s other interest is children’s dentistry, where the focus is in prevention, advice and careful treatment, using up to date techniques. She also enjoys providing crown/bridgework, dentures , root canal treatment and places the restorative stage for implants.
BDS (Birm), MFDS (RCS Eng) 2005, MPhil (Birm) 2003, MOrth (RCS Edin) 2011
GDC No. 82421
Jay qualified from Birmingham University in 2005 and worked as a general dentist before embarking on further training.
In 2005 Jay gained her Membership in the Faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. She then went on to start her Orthodontic Specialist training in 2006 and was awarded her Masters in Philosophy and Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and gaining Specialist recognition in 2011.
Since then, Jay has spent time teaching Orthodontics at Bristol Dental Hospital and has worked in both dental practice & hospital environments.
Jay has continued to further her knowledge by attending courses in advanced Orthodontic procedures to provide treatments that are both patient care focused and at the forefront of modern orthodontics.
In particular, Jay’s interests lie in invisible Orthodontics including lingual systems (Incognito) and aligners (Invisalign) and also working with a combination of restorative and aesthetic adult orthodontic cases.
Jay is available for appointments at Edgar Buildings Dental Care.
BDS (Belfast) 2005
GDC No. 85954
Greg graduated from Queens University Belfast in 2005, and worked in a well-established mixed family practice in London until 2016 where he gained extensive experience focusing on all aspects of restorative and cosmetic dentistry.
Greg is passionate about improving people’s smiles and restoring their ability to bite and chew properly using the latest developments in restorative and implant dentistry and smile design. He is knowledgeable about the latest dental techniques and developments and regularly attends courses to broaden his professional knowledge.
Greg has a proactive approach to preventative dentistry and is dedicated to providing you with a personal and patient-centred service of the highest standard. He believes that every person should be treated as an individual and considers that patient involvement and choice is a vital part of the service. As such he will work with you towards optimising your oral health and promoting awareness of your treatment options so that you can make the right choice.
CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1987
GDC No. 3462
Kathryn Wingfield is our dedicated dental hygienist. Gentle, caring and welcomes nervous patients. She works together with our dentists, to treat gum health and oral hygiene. They provide periodontal treatment such as root debridement to retain teeth which may have a doubtful prognosis.
Many patients have routine hygienist appointments to maintain their brightsmile giving them ‘a smile of confidence’.
Diploma in Dental Hygiene (Bristol) 2017
GDC No. 253670
Jasmine studied to become a dental hygienst at the University of Bristol. Jasmine was previously a dental nurse and worked alongside dentists which gained her invaluable experience.
Jasmine is Edgar's new hygienst and has already built a lovely rapport with patients and the rest of the dental team.
Head Dental Nurse
Qual- National Certificate NEBDN 2011
GDC No. 216802
Our Head Nurse Vivi joined the practice in 2012 and since then she has enjoyed working as Ray's primary assistant. Vivi has a keen interest in all aspects of dentistry and qualified in giving oral health advice to our patients.
Qual- National Certificate NEBDN 2010
GDC No. 211772
Jo has been nursing for 11 years and I started working here at Edgar in 2015. She enjoys working with Philip and doing implants and restoring smiles to our patient
National Diploma in Dental Nursing NEBDN 2012
GDC No. 233827
Ashton has been nursing for 7 years. She started at Edgar in 2016 and thoroughly enjoys nursing with Jay Wilson our Orthodontist.
National Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2015
GDC No. 262731
Jess qualified as dental nurse in 2014. She has recently started nursing with our Endodontist which she has taken a keen interest in. She also often works alongside Dr Sally Davies.
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2016
GDC No. 268854
Darby has been nursing for 4 years now and is our newest team member. Darby loves working at Edgar Buildings and is keen to learn new things and assist with surgical implants alongside Philip.
Carol has been at Edgar Buildings for 20 years and an irreplaceable member of the team. She is brilliant with patients new and existing to give them a very friendly welcome.
Jo has been at the practice for 9 years, she is a valued member to the team at Edgar Buildings and has a wonderful approach to all patients.
Lesley has been at Edgar Buildings for nearly 40 years, she keeps the practice running smoothly and is the lexicon to everything at Edgar.
Assistant Practice Manager
Kelly has been at the practice since 2016. She started her role as Head Receptionist and has happily now taken on the position of Assistant Practice Manager .She enjoys helping to keep Edgar Buildings running smoothly alongside and Lesley and Jess.
Jess joined the practice in 2016. Jess has always managed private dental practices and thrives on outstanding customer service and ensuring every patient leaves happy.