Let's Introduce You 

OUR TEAM

A GREAT PARTNERSHIP.  The partnership formed in 2013  between Andrew Brown and Pavan Bopanna has taken the practice from strength to strength. With such a great team at the the helm The Butts Dental Practice will continue to offer the very best for our patients. 

ANDREW BROWN

 

Andrew Brown   BDS

Principal Dentist and Practice Management Lead

 

Studied at

Newcastle University  

Qualified dentist since

1985 

Additional Information

Invisable Braces teeth straightening , Sedation during treatment - Snoring Solutions

Hours

Mon 8.30am to 8.00pm, Tuesday 8.30-5.00pm, Weds 8.30am to 1.00 pm, Thurs 8.30 to 5.00pm.

 

 

Bhawani Pun is Andy's new and newly qualified dental nurse. Working with us at the practice was the practical element in Bhawani's dental Nurse training  combined with her intensive college course. She is bang up to date with all her knowledge and we think a great bit of home grown talent at the practice. Well done Bhawani.

PAVAN BOPANNA

 

Pavan Bopanna  

Principal Dentist and Practice Clincal Lead

 BDS, DipDCSc (Lon) . MFDS RCS (Eng). Dip Imp Dent RCSEng (Advanced) MSc Restorative Dentistry (Manc)

 

Pavan graduated as a Dentist in 1999. He then went on to set up a new independant practice and ran it for four years, expanding it to a two surgery practice by 2002. He took a break to do Post graduation in clincal dentistry at the Barts and the London in 2004.

He gained a post graduate diploma in dental clinical sciences and passed with a distinction in 2005. Passing all parts of the membership of the faculty of dental surgery exams and gaining the membership from the royal college of surgeons in 2005.

He then participated in the Diploma in Implant Dentistry conducted by the royal college of surgeons of england( 2006-2008).

He went on to do his Maters in Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry from the university of manchester(2010-2012)

Special Interests in dentistry:

Implants ,Fast and invisible teeth alignment Aesthetc/Cosmetic Dentistry and Full Mouth Rehabilitation,

Other Interests :  Watching Football, Formula 1 and playing Hockey and Cricket. His colleague Andy Brown influenced  him to start  cycling a few years ago and he has been doing it ever since. 

Working Hours

Mo1.30pm to 8.00pm, Tuesday 8.30-5.00pm, Weds 8.30am to 7.30 pm, Thurs 8.30 to 5.00pm. Friday 8.30am to 3.00 pm

 

Yvette Matteh - Qualified Dental Nurse has worked along side Pavan for many years now. She brings her experience and skills to be a great support as surgery assistant during Pavan's highly technical Implant Surgery. She is a very hard working member of the team and invaluable to us at the practice for her flexabilty and great work ethic.

Dr Mahomed

 

 

 

Qualified 

BDS London 2010

 

 

 

 

 

Hours

Mon 8.30pm to 8.00pm, Tuesday Occasionally, .Wedneday 8.30 to 5.00 pm, Thursday 8.30 - 5:00 pm  Friday 8.30am to 3.00 pm

 

 

LIdia Lis - qualified dental Nurse with us since Jan 2013. A great team

Michael Fagan

 

Dr Michael Fagan

 

Studied at

 BDS Sheffield 1985.  MSc London 1995

 

Qualified 

1985

 

Additional Information

Patients love our Yorkshire lad who shares his gentle, friendly way with patients and colleagues alike.

 

 

Hours

Mon 9.30pm to 4.00pm, Tuesday 8.30-5.00pm, .Wedneday 1.00- 7.30 pm, Thursday 8.30 - 5:30 pm  Friday 8.30am to 3.00 pm

 


Namita  - Is working towards her full qualifications and performing well on all fronts

Shola Abatti

Dr Shola Abatti 

Studied at

Qualified Boston University USA. DMD

Sheffield University UK. BDS MFGDP 

Qualified dentist since

1992 

 Additional information

Shola  joined us in February 2014 in our recent practice expansion.  Her skills are noticeable with her growing client list. From 28th June she is adding a new SATURDAY private clinic to her days. We think this will prove popular with patients with busy working weeks who will find the convenience of a Saturday appointment a real benefit.

Hours

Monday 9.30 am to 5.00pm, Wednesday 1.30 to 8.00pm, Thursday 9.30 am-5.00 pm

Saturday 10.00 am -2.00pm (Private Clinic Only) Reception Services are not open on Saurday

 

 

Luna Reshmi -  Qualified Dental Nurse . Joined us in January 15 . She has been Shola's nurse all this time, also nursing for Anu Shestha who has now left the practice. Luna not only is a great dental nurse but just gets on so well with everyone her laugh is infectious.

Vaishali Patel - Qualified Dental Nurse joined us in 2009 as tempory cover for another nurse on maternity leave. She liked us so much she joined us perminently the following year. She works along side Rima with invaluable chair side assistance.

Rima Patel

Dr Rima Patel 

Studied at 

Qualified dentist since

 

Additional information

 

Hours

 

Carly Billing

 

 

Studied at King's College London

BDS (witze award for best overall clinical workh Honours) AKC

 

Qualified dentist since 2018 

 

Additional information

We are lucky to have Carly under our wing in her first year in dentistry. The best attract the best. Carly got the certificate of Comendation in the Parris Prize, gold star award for her reasearch paper on anchorage devices in Orthodontics and 1st place Rowe prize winner for best overall clinical work.

 Hours Monday to Thursday 09.00 to 17.00.  Friday 09.00 to 15.00

 

Bijaya Simkada - Qualified Dental Nurse. Biyaya started with our practice many years ago first time around. after matenity leave she left to bring up her family but then returned to us again working on reception during Charlottes first maternity leave. It wasn't long before we had her back nursing full time in the the surgeries, this time supporting our Dental Trainees.

DENTAL NURSE &  INFECTION CONTROL . Anna - Qualified Dental Nurse has worked with Andrew for many years. Anna also has a new roll in our own dental lab where with our absolute latest state of the art digital laser milling equipment she aids the dentists to produce fantastic dental ceramic work in-house, She also has responsibility at the practice for making sure everyone is keeping to the best practices when it comes to Cross Infection Control. Dentists and Nurses and steralisation equipment are monitored regularly by her to make sure our high standards are never allowed to slip. 

OUR HYGIENISTS TEAM

Our Hygienists play a pivotal role in improving and maintaining dental health for patients, using a combination of preventive measures and patient focused education.

Jasmeet Brar DH       -- Thursday  (Centre)

Urszula Jaskuska DH -- Tuesday (Right)

Supriya Sorake BDS  -- Monday,Wednesday and Friday (Left)

 On Tuesday Supriya works as a dentist only

Supriya Sorake BDS
Jasmeet Brar

The Reception Team

Sophie Plant and Sheleen Sleight
Charlotte Cody Reception and Nursing

Philippa brown Practice Manager