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Our Team

Our friendly team at BSDP believe that delivering top-class dental treatment is just the tip of the iceberg. We understand that not everyone loves going to the dentist, here we work together with you and that is why at our practice, we pride ourselves in making our patients feel part of our friendly, fun and relaxed team. We truly care about your needs and want to keep you at ease.

It’s easy for us to be relaxed as we enjoy what we’re doing but we understand that some people find coming to the dentist a troubling ordeal. Just by talking, we feel that we can provide altogether fantastic care that makes our patients happy to return.

Suzanne Patel

Suzanne Patel

Practice Owner, Principal Hygienist and Medical & Facial Aesthetics Practitioner

GDC Number: 104004

Qualifications
RDH (London)

Suzanne has been in the Dental Industry for over 20 years. She qualified as a Dental Hygienist from Guy’s King’s and St. Thomas’ in 2006 and was presented with ‘Best Academic Achievement Award’. Alongside her passion for Dental Hygiene she is also a keen professional Medical and Facial Aesthetics Practitioner.

Suzanne believes in caring for her patients in a holistic way, she believes in treating ‘you’ as a ‘person’ and not just ‘your mouth’. She brings a positive energy and prides herself in being informative and kind, educating and motivating her patients in obtaining a happier, healthier smile. Her gentle yet meticulous style delivers the best possible results, she endeavours to always give you her best.

Her experience expands from caring for patients in hospital settings, addressing their oral health needs to various dental and community settings. She has the ability to put you at ease and has successfully treated patients who are nervous or with phobias.

Suzanne provides you with industry and clinically evidenced treatments, individually tailored advice and successfully treats Periodontal (gum) disease. She has numerous testimonials and welcomes any feedback as she believes this helps her develop and enhance her skills even more.

Her ethos is:

‘Look and feel amazing with a natural appearance’

She provides procedures for both functional and aesthetics to include; wrinkle reducing injections, skin rejuvenation, lip augmentation, treatment of pain in the masseter (jaw) regions for clenching and grinding (Bruxism).

‘I am committed to you and promise to treat you with utmost respect, I believe in treating you just as I would like to be treated myself. I try to bring some friendliness and humour to your visit whilst maintaining that professional balance’

Suzanne loves meeting people, has been fortunate to volunteer overseas on numerous occasions helping those in need . She enjoys spending time with family and friends, dancing, practicing Reiki (she is a Reiki Practitioner) yoga and meditation.

Dr Nisha Patel

Dr Nisha Patel

Practice Owner, Principal Dentist and Medical & Facial Aesthetics Practitioner

GDC Number: 85879

Qualifications
BDS (London), MJDF (RCS Eng), Dip Imp Dent (UCL Eastman)

Dr Nisha Patel enjoys a reputation for providing the highest quality General, Implant, Orthodontic and Cosmetic dentistry as well as Medical and Facial aesthetics. Her amazing Smile Makeovers have transformed many lives giving her great satisfaction.

She is a certified Invisalign® provider and she offers the new SmileFast® concept for Composite bonding.

Nisha provides procedures for both functional and aesthetics to include wrinkle-reducing injections, skin rejuvenation, lip augmentation, treatment of pain in the masseter (jaw) regions for clenching and grinding (Bruxism).

She qualified in 2005 with her Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from Guy’s, King’s College London and St Thomas’ Hospital in London. Since then she has gained a Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties by the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Being committed to post graduate training, she has also gained a Diploma in Implant Dentistry at UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London.

Nisha is passionate about her love for dentistry and people giving her best possible care, she uses the most up-to-date techniques and materials ensuring outstanding results.

Her ethos is :
‘I aim to work with you giving you what you want in the best possible way’


Nandlal Singh

Nandlal Singh

Associate Dentist

GDC Number: 73911

Dr Nand Singh qualified from Sheffield School of Clinical Dentistry in 1997 and has worked in the UK since.

He is a caring & conscientious dentist who aims to provide a high standard of care based upon need. He is focused upon educating his patients to improve their oral health and therefore require less intervention.

He welcomes nervous patients, and children and offers a range of dental services including cosmetics & implants. He aims to achieve his goals through ethical and harmonious endeavour.

He is a family man who has diverse interests and enjoys cooking & photography. He is a fluent French & Punjabi speaker.

Theresa Doherty

Theresa Doherty

Practice Manager / Dental Care Professional

GDC Number: 140175

Theresa prefers to be known as Tee. She is our practice manager and oversees the smooth running of the clinic, and management of the team

Tee started her Dental Nursing Career in 2000. Tee wanted to expand her knowledge and skill set and has gone on to obtain further qualifications in Oral Health Education, Radiography, Impression taking and Application of Fluoride.

Tee’s sunny disposition means that she naturally makes our patients feel at ease, she is a true believer that every experience should be a relaxed and friendly one. She will never be too busy to have a chat/answer any questions or make you a cuppa.

You are most likely to see Tee at our reception, where she will do her best to accommodate your needs and help you arrange your appointments, whether they be routine or to help you achieve your perfect smile.

Tee enjoys nursing and it would not be uncommon to see her in the surgery. Like the rest of the team, Tee’s natural calm and caring approach will make you feel as comfortable as possible.

We look forward to seeing you at the clinic and please do say hello and feel free to ask any questions. We really do believe there is no such thing as a silly question.

In her spare time Tee enjoys spending time with her family/friends, and relaxing in the sun with a G&T!

Claire Crocker

Claire Crocker

Dental Hygienist

GDC Number: 4660

Claire qualified 28 years ago from the Royal Arm Dental Corps, she is still very passionate about dentistry and educating her patients.

Claires bubbly personality instantly puts patients at rest, and she enjoys meeting new people.

Claire has two older teenagers and enjoys nothing more at the weekend than relaxing with her family and friends and going on long walks with her dog.


Danny Hosking

Danny Hosking

Dental Hygienist/Therapist

GDC Number: 140776

Danny qualified in 2014 at Portsmouth University with a first class honours degree in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy and have been working in dentistry for over 20 years.

Pre going to university in 2011, Danny had 8 years experience in many roles including Practice Manager of multiple Dental Practices Treatment Coordinator for patients and Dental Nursing (working with all dental specialisms).

Danny is a very kind and empathetic practitioner who cares deeply for his patients quality of care. He has a lot of experience with phobic patients and am yet to find someone that I haven’t won over! There is nothing he hasn’t seen before and nothing to feel worried about, we will look after you!

My special interests are in placing and shaping white Composite Fillings, Teeth whitening and treating Children. Furthermore, he enjoys, and has a lot of experience with and achieved advanced accreditation in stabilising advanced gum disease as well as more routine maintenance Guided Biofilm Therapy (GBT) Hygienist visits!

When Danny is not at Brunswick Square Dental Practice he can often be found enjoying runs along Brighton and Hove Actually’s seafront! He is a member of, and enjoys singing with Brighton Gay Men’s Chorus. His partner and him have a passion for travelling and experiencing new cultures.

Hannah Poole

Hannah Poole

Dental Care Professional

GDC Number: 293342

Leon Dolaev

Leon Dolaev

Trainee Dental Care Professional

Leon is currently working towards his Dental Nurse qualification and he is enrolled for the exam in November of this year.

He has a real passion for Dentistry and enjoys all aspects of his job. Leon really enjoys working with the rest of the team here.

He considers himself to be a kind and gentle person, and with an aim to put you at ease and make your dental appointment a positive experience.

Outside of work Leon has a lot of different hobbies, he really enjoys all kinds of sports, cooking and art. When he is not doing these, you will find him with my friends and family.

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Brunswick Square Dental Practice is on the south side of beautiful Brunswick Place, facing west, which is at the top (north end) of Brunswick Square, just off the corner of Western Road, and a short walk through the Square from the seafront.

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