Our Practice Team 

Everyone at our practice is committed to providing you with the very best in dental healthcare. Our dental team bring a wealth of experience to the practice and have individually obtained high standards of professional qualification.

Professional Registration

The General Dental Council (GDC) is the regulatory body of the dental profession in the United Kingdom. Their address is 37 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 8DQ and their telephone number is 020 7887 3800. Our dentists and staff adhere to the regulations governing the profession by the GDC as set out in their publication "Standards for the Dental Team". You can find out more about the GDC on their website www.gdc-uk.org.

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Dr Michael Dooley
Dr Michael Dooley
Principal Dental Surgeon
BDS
Country of issue: United Kingdom
GDC registration number: 67324

Michael qualified from Guys Hospital in 1991. He worked in Practice in Kent before moving to Frinton in 1993. He has recently undertaken the year long PG Cert in Implantology Course at Cambridge and also completed Somnowell training to provide effective treatments for snoring and sleep apnoea. He is a keen family man and also supports the local Rotary Club and is a Past President. His other hobbies include reading and golf.

Dr  Suki Jaswal
Dr Suki Jaswal
Associate Dental Surgeon
BDS (University of London)
Country of issue: United Kingdom
GDC registration number: 228276

Suki trained at Kings College London and has worked in both general practice and hospital environments. She is focussed on providing excellent patient care and minimising discomfort and anxiety for her patients. She has also undertaken postgraduate training with Invisalign, for adult orthodontics, and has recently completed a year long course in Restorative Dentistry at the Academy of Excellence in Wakefield.

Dr Pedram Hejazefar
Dr Pedram Hejazefar
Associate Dental Surgeon
DDS, MSc Rest Dent, PGCert Impl Dent
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 110652

Pedram graduated from the renowned Dental University of Gothenburg (Sweden) in 2005. He enjoys carrying all aspects of dentistry with a special interest in smile design. His passion for dentistry has led to a heavy investment in postgraduate training, which has taken him to a variety of international destinations such as America and Europe, and he continues to pursue dental excellence through a real commitment to continual professional development and training. In 2015 he obtained a MSc degree (with distinction) specialising in minimally invasive aesthetic dentistry, providing more treatment options for his patients. He also obtained a Certificate in Dental implantology after having completed a year course programme with the University of Cambridge and a week of extensive surgical training in Central America.

Mrs Sharman Gosford
Mrs Sharman Gosford
Practice Manager
Country of issue: United Kingdom

Sharman has been a valued member of our staff since 2001. She works part time as a receptionist. Sharman enjoys nothing more than spending time with her family.

Mrs Victoria Russell
Mrs Victoria Russell
Dental Nurse
National Certificate NEBDSA 1993
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 155855

Victoria qualified as a dental nurse in 1993 and has since re-registered in 2008 due to compulsory measures. She enjoys reading and loves spending time with her family and her pet dog Jane.

Mr Andrew Bowes
Mr Andrew Bowes
Dental Hygienist
Dental HygienistGDC Reg No: 5489 | CEB DIP Dent Hygiene (1999)
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 5489

Andy spent 22 years in the army before leaving in 2009. He qualified at the Defence Dental Services Training Establishment in 1999. Since qualification Andy has worked within the armed forces in locations as far as Nepal. He has also worked in general practice and for The Royal Surrey County Hospital PCT and postgraduate centre. Andy holds the certificate in Oral Health Education, BETEC in diet and nutrition, certificate in Dental Radiography, he is a qualified teacher having been a DH tutor for 7 Years and finally becoming senior tutor in 2006 at the DDSTE. He enjoys a challenge of treating nervous and advanced periodontally compromised patients in particular.

Miss Bliss Gosford
Miss Bliss Gosford
Dental Nurse
Level 3 NVQ in Dental Nursing
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 238621

Bliss qualified as a Dental Nurse in 2012 at Colchester Institute, she thoroughly enjoys dental nursing and remains enthusiastic in assisting both Michael and Pedram at The Old Library Dental Surgery.

Miss Courtney Byrne
Miss Courtney Byrne
Trainee

Courtney is currently studying an NVQ Dental Nurse course, where she will be training for 2 years. Courtney has really loved learning the aspects of the role and is excited for her new career. In her spare time Courtney enjoys spending time looking after her horse Harry.

Mrs  Sue Hunt
Mrs Sue Hunt
Receptionist

Sue joins the Practice after a long career in the medical field. She enjoys swimming, reading, gardening and socialising with friends and family.

Miss Ellie Spencer
Miss Ellie Spencer
Trainee

Ellie is currently studying an Level 3 NVQ Dental Nursing course at Colchester Institute, where she will be training for 2 years. Ellie enjoys relaxing with friends at the weekends.