Our dental team is expertly trained and is devoted to providing personalised attention and unparalleled dental care to every patient. All our team members are trained to a high level with the skills and experience to accomplish your dental goals. They are also trained and have knowledge of the most up-to-date general and cosmetic dental procedures. They are committed to lifelong learning and constant improvement of their clinical skills and practices.

Dentists

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Christopher Manlow

BDS LOND 1989, MFGDP(UK) 1998, MGDS RCS ENG 2000(UK) GDC 65164

Mr Manlow qualified from Guy's Dental Hospital in 1989, and has had experience in all fields of general practice since. He has further qualifications from the Royal College of Surgeons reflecting his special interest in general practice dentistry, and is shortly due to be assessed as a Fellow of the Royal College. He taught restorative dentistry to undergraduates at Guys Hospital Dental School in London until 2011, and now teaches final year dental students from King's College London at the University of Portsmouth Dental Academy.

He enjoys continuing to develop and add to his dentistry skills, and maintains memberships in the British Dental Association, British Society for General Dental Surgery, British Society of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of General Dental Practice of the Royal College of Surgeons, and the British Dental Health Foundation.

Providing practical solutions for dental health is a passion with him, as is seeing his patients' mouths transformed in health, function and beauty. He now provides non-surgical facial treatments in addition to general dentistry.

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Andrew Pugsley

BDS UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND 1996 (SOUTH AFRICA) GDC 72725

Mr Pugsley qualified in 1996 from University of Witswatersrand Johannesburg. He has practised in general dental practice since, and has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry.

He attends many postgraduate courses in order to keep up with latest developments and innovations in dentistry. He enjoys providing a high quality of dentistry in as a relaxing and stress free environment as possible. He is married and has two children and enjoys motorbiking, golf and watersports.

Dental Nurses

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Amanda Marshall

NATIONAL CERTIFICATE NEBDN 1996 (UK) GDC 157495

Amanda began dental nursing in 1992 and qualified in 1996. She has previously worked within NHS, private and corporate practices and has also managed a dental practice. She is delighted to be part of the Ocean Dentalcare team, and shares the enthusiasm and professionalism of her colleagues. She may occasionally be seen on reception as well as in the surgery.

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Kerrie Vacher

NATIONAL CERTIFICATE NEBDN 1998 (UK) GDC 135058

Kerrie has been dental nursing for 14 years and has worked in both NHS and private practices. She has found private practice more enjoyable and has broadened her knowledge and skills within dentistry. She also works on reception at Ocean Dentalcare.

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Beata Juhasz

National Diploma in Dental Nursing NEBDN 2015 (UK) GDC 260704

Beata has a long track record of customer service in the financial sector. In 2012 she started a new career in the healthcare industry as a Dental Nurse, and earned her qualification in 2015. She is broadening her experience in the healthcare sector now and is ready to take further qualifications in dentistry. In her spare time she likes to be with her family and socialise with friends.

Hygienists

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Tina McGowan

CEB DIP DENT HYGIENE 1993, DIP DENT THERAPY LPOOL 2001 (UK)
GDC 4429

Tina qualified in 1991 as a dental nurse at Cardiff Dental School, before attending King's College Hospital, London, where she attained her Diploma in Dental Hygiene. She has practised dental hygiene in many fields including corporate and private settings. She has since also qualified as a Dental Therapist.

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Louisa Hampton

BSc Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy Portsmouth 2010 (UK)
GDC 187815

Louisa qualified as a dental nurse in 1999, then pursued her dream of becoming a Dental Hygienist/Therapist and qualified from the University of Portsmouth with a BSc (Hons) in 2010.

Louisa started at the pracctice as a locum and now currently works as a valued part time member of staff on a Monday.

Receptionists

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Lynsey Jerrim

Lynsey is one of our receptionists. She has worked in dentistry since 2008 joining Ocean dentalcare in 2016. Having worked as a practice support manager she has gained a vast amount of customer service experience and aims to make your visit as comfortable as possible.

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Julie Abram

Julie is one of our receptionists and comes from a background in customer service. She has specialised in dentistry reception, including both NHS and private since 2001. She enjoys dealing with the public and her experience enables her to understand our patient’s needs.