BEHIND YOUR GREAT SMILE IS OUR GREAT TEAM
Graduated in 2008 André took his first steps in Private Dentistry in his family’s Medical Centre. Having worked in Portugal until the the following spring, André decided it was time to expand his horizons in the UK in view of achieving further academic qualifications and enhance his skills.
Andre has an MSc degree (Distinction) in Implant Dentistry from Warwick University and was awarded the prestigious PGT Faculty Prize (Warwick Medical School) for achieving the best overall score of the masters degree. In 2019 Andre also achieved the Diploma in Dental Implants from the RCSEd (Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh) and the PGCert Orthodontics (Warwick) with merit.
In October 2013, André was offered the role of Clinical Director at Inspired Dental Care. André is an assiduous presence at CPD & Training courses since day one. Before enrolling in the MSc in Implant Dentistry, André attended two one-year foundation courses in Dental Implantology at ITI Centre and GIFT. André has also completed a one-year course in Advanced Cosmetic & Aesthetic Dentistry in London. Having completed a one-year training in adult orthodontics (2013-2014) he is also a certified Invisalign® provider. André, completed advanced training in Periodontic techniques in Switzerland and is fully trained to deliver facial aesthetics treatments such as dermal fillers and botullinum toxin since 2010.
In 2012, André was invited to join the committee of the Devon Independent Practitioners’ Group (DIPG) where he currently holds the role of Vice-Chairman and IT secretary.
In 2017, André was shortlisted for the “Young Dentist of the Year” category at The Dental Awards 2017 and for the “Best Young Dentist” category at the Dentistry Awards 2017. André was highly commended “young dentist of the year – South” at the dental awards 2018, Best Young Dentist – South at the Dentistry Awards 2019, for Best Young Dentist – Southwest at the Private Dentistry Awards 2019, for Best Young Dentist – South at the Dentistry Awards 2020, for Best Young Dentist – Southwest at the Private Dentistry Awards 2020 and Best Young Dentist – Southwest & Wales at the Private Dentistry Awards 2021
André is also a part-time Clinical Supervisor at Peninsula Dental School (Plymouth University) since 2017 and has recently been awarded the Associate Fellowship from the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA).Dismiss
Amish was born in London and bred in Portugal where he achieved his Dental Degree in July 2009. After working in private practice, Amish decided to make Devon his home in June 2010.
Having achieved experience and developing his skills by attending several postgraduate courses, Amish focuses his practice on preventative, restorative (simple/complex) and aesthetic/cosmetic dentistry. Amish has completed his MSc in Endodontics (Root Canal Treatments) from the University of Chester with merit.
Amish is a full member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, British Academy of Aesthetic Restorative and Implant Dentistry and also of the Devon Independent Practitioners Group. Outside of work Amish likes to read, travel, spend time with friends and family and play sports.Dismiss
Rachael graduated from Exeter university in 2009 with a degree in human biosciences combined with keen interest in dentistry following riding accident. To gain an insight into the profession Rachael qualified as a dental nurse with post registration qualifications in radiography and sedation nursing working in private practice assisting in complex procedures. Rachael always felt she wanted to be the other side of the chair and treat patients herself so returned to university in 2016 to study to be a dental therapist. Rachael graduated from Cardiff university with a first class honours degree in dental therapy. Rachael achieved the award of BSDHT student of the year for her continued professionalism and clinical excellence along with the excellence award for the highest module results.
In 2020, Rachael was nominated for Best Dental Therapist at the Private Dentistry Awards 2020 and Best Dental Therapist at the Dentistry Awards 2020. In 2021, Rachael got nominated for Best Dental Therapist – South at the Oral Health Awards 2021, Best Dental Therapist at the Dentistry Awards 2021 and Best Dental Therapist at the Private Dentistry Awards 2021.Dismiss
Nasos graduated from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2003 and has been working as a General Dental Practitioner in UK since 2004. Nasos commenced his training in Implant Dentistry in 2008 at the ITI education centre and further developed his skills by attending post graduate courses in Wakefield and Bath.
In 2013 he completed his two years formal training in Implant Dentistry at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and was awarded the prestigious college Implant Diploma FGDP Dip Imp Dent, RCS (Eng.). Shortly after he was awarded his post graduate certificate in Dental Sedation and Pain management from University College, London enabling him to treat anxious patients under conscious sedation (IV sedation)
In 2014 Nasos completed his MSc in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry at the University of Manchester. Nasos is incredibly passionate about the work he does with his patients and is constantly developing his skills to deliver exceptional standards of care.
Dr Nasos Chatziargyriou is a member of:
ITI (International Team for Implantology)
WAUPS (World Academy of Ultrasonic Piezoelectric Bone Surgery)
AACD (American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry)
Sarah has 28 years experience working with patients, helping them to achieve good oral health. She qualified in 1987 at Kings College after training in the Army and gave 12 years service before joining general practice.
Sarah is actively involved with the British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy of which she was chairman of the South West Peninsular Group 2000-2003.
Karina has joined our team in 2019 taking on our practice manager role. Karina brings a wealth of experience in high end private dentistry with nearly a decade providing customer service of excellence in the dental industry. Karina has an appreciation for all aspects of the dental team and strives to excel in the front of house and admin/management tasks. If you have not yet met Karina, she is extremely approachable and has a great understanding of the patient journey here at Inspired Dental Care. Karina’s main focus since joining the practice has been to ensure excellent standards of care and customer service.Dismiss
Brittany started her career in dentistry as an apprentice at Inspired Dental Care in 2017 and has since progressed into Clinical Management. Brittany qualified as a Dental Nurse in 2019 and immediately developed her role into Dental Radiography, gaining her post qualification in 2020. Over the last year Brittany developed a special interest into what makes a dental practice great and wanted to be involved in Inspired Dental Care’s constant progression and improvements being currently the key player behind the maintenance of CQC and BDA good practice clinical standards. You may sometimes see Brittany around the practice in scrubs, as she still enjoys being hands-on helping treating patients alongside the clinicians. Brittany is a member of the ITI Dental Nurses Group and has a special interest in implant dentistry.
In 2021, Brittany was nominated Best Dental Nurse -South at the Dentistry Awards 2021 and Best Dental Nurse at the Private Dentistry Awards 2021.Dismiss
Molly joined our practice in November 2019 as part of our concierge team. Having a background of customer service and team management, Molly’s role developed significantly over the last year and she now the Business manager working alongside the Directors. With a driven mind, and a focus for 5* service, Molly is a background support to the daily running of the practice, ensuring our patients have a comfortable and positive treatment journey at the practice.
In 2021, Molly was nominated Best Practice Manager at the Private Dentistry Awards 2021 and Best Practice Manager at the Dentistry Awards 2021.Dismiss
Clare’s career in dentistry began in 1992 as a trainee & she gained her NEBDN qualification in 1994
Over her 29 years dedicated to Inspired Dental Care gain enormous experience in a variety of dental treatment’s but dental implants are her passion and the area she developed the most in the last few years working alongside Andre. Clare is trained in phlebotomy which we use frequently use in Plasma Rich In Growth (PRGF) technology for enhanced bone & tissue healing. Clare also helps with the smooth running of our practice by managing crucial areas of COSHH and stock.
Elle joined Inspired Dental Care in February 2020 as part of the concierge team and has since taken on the social media and other marketing responsibilities. So if you are messaging us on one of our social media platforms, the odds are you will be most likely speaking to Elle. Elle has a passion for Orthodontics and Invisalign and is our dedicated Orthodontic Coordinator. Being able to share a patients’ journey and impact their confidence is what drives Elle within her work. Since taking this role on, Elle decided she wanted to further her knowledge by enrolling onto a Level 3 Treatment Coordination course and is due to qualify in 2022. Elle plans to continue to further her career within Inspired Dental Care through more courses, with patients care at the forefront of everything she does.
In 2021, Elle got nominated for Best Receptionist at the Private Dentistry Awards 2021 and Best Receptionist at the Dentistry Awards 2021.Dismiss