Colin Wallis GDC No: 49538BDS Lond BA Hons LDS M.Orth RCS Eng
Qualified in 1975 at the Royal London Hospital School of Dentistry. Undertook three year full-time course in Orthodontics at University College London. Opened Specialist Orthodontic Practice in Epping in 1992.
When he’s not working Colin enjoys cycling and listening to his iPod.
Simon Jackson GDC No: 65807B.ChD Leeds M.Sc Lond M.Orth FDS RCS Eng
Qualified in 1990 at the University of Leeds School of Dentistry. Undertook a three year full-time course in Orthodontics at the Royal London Hospital School of Dentistry. Joined Specialist Orthodontic Practice, Epping in 1998.
Simon’s interests are running and playing football.
Neil Patel GDC No: 114977BDS(Hons) MJDF RCS(Eng) MClinDent MOrth RCS(Eng)
Neil joined the practice in February 2015. He completed his undergraduate dental training at The Royal London Hospital in 2007, he undertook further training in Sheffield and Birmingham before starting his orthodontic training at the Eastman Dental Hospital in 2010 completing the post-graduate program in 2013.
Neil likes to play tennis and football in his spare time as well as listening to and playing guitar music.
Laura Moloney GDC No: 110089Orthodontic Therapist
Laura has worked at The Specialist Orthodontic Practice since 1994. She qualified as an Orthodontic Therapist in 2009, having successfully completed The Yorkshire Therapy Course. The course is regulated by The Royal College of Surgeons of England. Laura gained one of twelve places from over 100 applicants and The Specialist Orthodontic Practice was approved as an appropriate training centre.
When not working Laura loves spending time at her local gym.
Natalie GDC No: 140321Trainee Orthodontic Therapist
Natalie came to work at the Practice as a Trainee Orthodontic Nurse in 2003.
After completing her studies at Epping Forest College and obtaining her dental nurse qualification she left the practice to gain further experience in general dentistry. She returned to the Practice in March 2013 and went on to gain her Dental Radiography Certificate. The following year she earned her Orthodontic Nursing Certificate, and is now a Trainee Orthodontic Therapist studying at Warwick University Medical School. In her spare time Natalie enjoys socialising with friends and attending gym classes.
For over 20 years Linda has set up and managed General and Orthodontic Practices. Patient care and outstanding customer service are her top priority.
During her spare time Linda enjoys going to the theatre and watching her beloved Arsenal football team.
Beverley joined the Practice in 2001 as a receptionist. She is a trained Treatment Coordinator as well as being an experienced receptionist and has recently taken over the position of Practice Administrator.
Her organisation skills are second to none and she is a great asset to the team. In her spare time Beverley enjoys spending time at home in her newly set-up craft room.
She joined the Practice as a receptionist in 1985. Having worked in dentistry for many years Barbra brings a wealth of experience to the front desk. Her hobbies are horse-riding and spending time with her family.
Kaz came to work at the Practice in 2005 as a receptionist. Her friendly disposition is a great asset to the front desk. When not working Kaz enjoys spending time at home with her family, particularly her granddaughter Rosie.
Alison is a qualified dental nurse and an experienced orthodontic nurse. She started working at the Practice in 2000 and after a short break to have her two children, Mathew and Lidia, she returned to train as one of our Treatment Coordinators. Alison has also taken on the role of entertaining visitors to the practice and frequently invites referring practitioners to join us for lunch. We’ve even had entire practices join us for the day. In her leisure time Alison enjoys having fun with her family and her dog.
EmmaNew Patient Coordinator
She joined the Practice in 2005. Emma is a qualified Dental Nurse and Orthodontic Nurse having obtained her Dental Radiography Certificate in 2010 and her Orthodontic Nursing Certificate in 2008. Emma now spends her time as referrals’ administrator and patient coordinator. When not working Emma enjoys cooking, watching ballet and relaxing with her Kindle.
Kelly GDC No: 142325Head Orthodontic Nurse
Kelly came to work at the Practice in 1996 as a trainee dental nurse. She is a qualified Dental Nurse and Orthodontic Nurse having obtained her Orthodontic Nursing Certificate in 2008 and her Dental Radiography Certificate in 2010. Kelly is now our Head Nurse and regularly mentors other members of the team. Kelly also helps to run the practice Toothbrushing Clinic along with Jilly. She has two children, Stephanie and Nicholas, and enjoys travelling to France and Italy.
Christine GDC No: 126722Infection Control Nurse
Christine started working at the Practice in 2011 as an Orthodontic Nurse. She is a qualified Dental Nurse and obtained her Dental Radiography Certificate in 2010. Christine manages our Decontamination Room. Her leisure time is spent looking after her three grandchildren. When she has the opportunity she also enjoys travelling on the QM2.
Jilly GDC No: 158198Orthodontic Nurse & Oral Health Educator
Jilly joined the Practice in 1988. She had time away from the practice when she had her son, Daniel but returned in 2008. Jilly is a qualified Dental Nurse and an experienced Orthodontic Nurse. She obtained her Dental Radiography Certificate in 2010. Jilly, together with Kelly, runs the practice Tooth-Brushing Clinic. When not working she enjoys going to the theatre and cycling in the countryside.
Courtenay GDC No: 183339Orthodontic Nurse
Courtenay joined the practice in January 2015 having trained and worked at The Royal London for eight years. Courtenay has two young boys who take up most of her leisure time. Courtenay obtained her Dental Radiography Qualification in December 2015
Maria GDC No: 135095Orthodontic Nurse / Receptionist
Maria has recently joined the practice as a receptionist. She is a qualified Dental Nurse, having qualified in 2004. Her hobbies are reading and spending time with friends.
Jemma GDC No: 260663Orthodontic Nurse
Jemma joined the practice in 2016. She has been nursing periodically since 1999 and became qualified in 2015. In the short time she has been with us she has already established herself as an invaluable member of the team. In her spare time Jemma enjoys listening to live music and spending time with her husband and daughter.