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Bellegrove Dental Surgery - Private and NHS Dentist in Welling

Dentists in Welling - Bellegrove Dental Surgery

We have many experienced dentists and staff at the practice. They all work together as a team to ensure you have the most pleasant, professional experience when you visit the practice.


All our dentists are registered with the General Dental Council and keep their knowledge up to date by attending courses and conferences.

Mr McConnell [GDC registration: 62949]

Mr. McConnell qraduated from King College in 1987 and joined Bellegrove Dental Surgery the following year in 1988. Mr Mc Connell is part time at the practice.

He has special interests in Dental Implantology, Endodontics and Cosmetic dentistry.

Mr McConnell is:

  • An associate member of British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • A member of the Association of Dental Implantology
  • A Member of the British Endodontic Society

He is highly experienced in both the surgical and restorative aspects of practice based implant dentistry, and has been placing and restoring dental implants since 1991.

If you are interested in booking a consultation with Mr Mc Connell, please speak to one of our receptionists who will be happy to do so.

Mr Bassi [GDC registration number: 72675]

Mr Bassi graduated from Kings College, London and qualified in 1996. He has been working at the practice since 2000. Mr Bassi is part time at the practice.

Mr Pathmanathan [GDC registration: 78888]

Mr Pathmanathan graduated from Liverpool University and qualified in the year 2001. He has been with the practice since 2009. Mr Pathmanathan is full time at the practice.

Mr Hussain [GDC registration: 155454]

Hussain graduated from Kings College London in 2008, since then he completed his MJDF qualification in 2011 and is a member of the Royal College of surgeons. He has an interest in cosmetic and facial aesthetics, and has completed courses in Botox and Dermal fillers, as well as numerous clear fixed and removable orthodontic brace systems. Hussain is also currently undertaking post graduate qualifications in dental implants and restorative and cosmetic dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons in London and University of Manchester respectively.

Mr Hussain is full time at the practice.

Miss Alca Puri [GDC registration:270672]

Miss Puri recently graduated from Liverpool Dental School. She is interested in preventative dentistry and is keen to empathise with patients, alleviating any anxieties or concerns with their dental treatments.

Practice Manager

Mrs Sarah Miller [GDC registration: 142920]

Sarah Miller qualified as a dental nurse in 1985 and has spent all her working life at Bellegrove Dental Surgery. She was promoted to Practice Manager in 2009. Before year end Sarah will have completed a Level 2 qualification in Information, guidance and advice. Her experience as a Dental Nurse means she is able to empathise with patients and any anxieties they may have about visiting the dentist. She is well known and respected by her team and patients' alike. Sarah likes to oversee the practice as a whole and ensure patients are satisfied by our service and is on hand to answer any queries that may arise during your visit.

Clinical Manager

Mrs Elizabeth Smith [GDC registration: 153212]

Elizabeth has been with the practice since 2008. Since qualifying in 2008, she has had an avid interest in extending her clinical knowledge. She has completed courses on suture removal, impression taking, PIP: Prevention in Practice as well as ADI implant course. Elizabeth also takes on the role of implant co-ordinator at the practice. Before the end of the year Elizabeth will have completed a level 2 course in Equality and Diversity and is eager to complete other courses including the second stage of an implant course. Recently she has completed an NCFE level 2 in The Prevention and Control of Infection and level 3 Diploma in Infection Control qualification which helps to ensure the practice delivers high clinical standards at all time set out by the BDA, GDC and in line with CQC standards. Elizabeth is on hand to answer any queries that may arise during your visit.

Human Resources/ Administration Manager

Mrs Suki Bassi [GPhc registration: 2047177]

Suki has been working at the practice since 2009.Whilst most of her time is spent carrying out administrative tasks in our back office she likes to spend some time on reception making sure our patients are happy with the service they are experiencing an is on hand to answer any queries that may arise during your visit.

Dental Nurses

We have a team of 7 friendly, experienced dental nurses who will always do everything possible to ensure you have a pleasant experience whilst at our surgery. We do appreciate that some patients do feel nervous and anxious about visiting the dentist .Rest assured our lovely nurses and team are on hand to put you at ease. Our dental nurses are either already registered with the General Dental Council or are registered on a dental nurse course at college. Our nurses also keep their knowledge up to date by attending courses and conferences some details of which you will find below.

Karen Brooks [GDC registration: 159425]

Karen joined the practice in 1987 and is a valuable, experienced member of the team. She is well known and liked amongst all our patients. She enjoys helping patients and ensuring they are at ease before and after treatment. Karen has wealth of experience and excellent communication skills which hold her in high regard amongst patients and dentists alike. Karen is also trained to assist in implant procedures as she has attended an ADI implant course.

Kelly Storey [GDC registration: 255920]

Kelly first started with the practice in 1997 and took a career break in 2003 returning to the practice in 2011.Kelly has completed her diploma in Dental Nursing , apprenticeship level 2 in Prevention and control of infection and CPR and first aid training. Kelly has completed a level 2 Equality and Diversity course as well as an Implantology course. She has just embarked on a Radiography at King College, London.

Kelly has various roles within the practice from nursing and clinical roles to covering reception at times.

Emma Hancock [GDC registration: 266402]

Emma is a newly qualified nurse and has recently joined practice in February 2016.She particularly likes to put anxious patients at ease and feels content when patients leave practice happy, less nervous and satisfied with their dental treatment and with their experience in dental chair. She is a wonderful addition to our team and is always happy to help.

Jodie Margerison [GDC registration: 147058]

Jodie has been qualified since 2001 and joined our team in 2014.She enjoys furthering her knowledge by completing courses such as Level 2 Cross Infection ,Level 2 Equality and Diversity and Level 2 Common Health problems. She has recently returned from maternity leave .She enjoys meeting new patients and helping our nervous patients at ease so that they are less nervous and happier at next visit. She also likes nursing for her child patients and watching them grow in confidence at each visit.

Leanna Kite [GDC registration: 273779]

Leanna started employment at the practice in November 2015. She has gained lots of knowledge and experience during her time in the Bellegrove team. She always greets patients with a smile and likes to make sure patients are relaxed during their visit. She enjoys meeting new people every day and is passionate about her career choice. She enjoys working within the team to help make Bellegrove a relaxing and enjoyable surgery.

Pauline Ward [GDC registration: 126002]

Pauline has been a dental nurse for 36 yrs and loves patient care. She practiced in America for 10 yrs for an oral surgeon and got her radiology certification. Pauline is a team worker, who puts the patients first and does her best to help them feel relaxed in the surgery.


Amber-Louise Lowther

Amber has been a dental receptionist for 5 years and joined Bellegrove in January 2016. Amber's role includes overseeing the daily reception desk duties ensuring paperwork is up to date and completed and patients are dealt with a professional and courteous manner. Before year end Amber will have completed her Level 2 qualification in Information, advice and guidance .She is a lovely addition to the team and we look forward to giving her additional responsibilities in months to come.

Dental Surgery Opening Times
Monday 8.30am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 8.30am - 8.00pm
Wednesday 8.30am - 8.00pm
Thursday 8.30am - 5.00pm
Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm

8.30am - 1.00pm

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