Hywel is our Practice Principal and a fluent Welsh speaker. He qualified as a dentist in 1978 and opened the practice in 1982 having been practicing full time for more than 36years he is now reducing his clinical days and is working part time. Hywel is a fluent Welsh speaker and is the longest standing vocational trainer in Wales supporting newly qualified dentists.
Rachel qualified as a dentist in 2011. She has been an associate at the practice for 3 years. Rachel has completed the MFDS Examination which is a postgraduate clinically oriented diploma. She has also completed additional training in the dental hospital and in community where she undertook more complex treatments, treated children and those with special needs. Rachel is planning on doing a Botox course later this year.
Ioan graduated from Cardiff Dental School in 2013. Ioan has a special interest in Implant dentistry and is currently undertaking a part time master’s degree at the City of London University. He has also done further training to be able to provide short term orthodontics with Inman Aligner and Quick straight teeth. He has also completed courses in the provision of facial aesthetics (anti-wrinkle treatment).
In his spare time he is a keen sportsman and likes to play and watch a variety of sports. He is a keen chess player and has been Welsh champion and represented Wales at numerous world and European championships.
Araron recently joined our practice having graduated from Cardiff University in 2014. Aaron enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and is a fluent Welsh speaker. Outside the surgery Aaron has a passion for sport and travel.
Leah qualified as a dentist from Cardiff University, graduating in 2014, and joined the practice in 2016. She has completed further training in Cardiff Dental Hospital and in community in Mountain Ash and Merthyr Tydfil. She is a fluent Welsh speaker and originally from Aberystwyth.
Jo is a fluent welsh speaker and qualified from Cardiff where he has since stayed to practice his passion for all aspects of general dentistry and facial aesthetics. Jo was awarded a Margaret Probert prize whilst at University and subsequently awarded a DTR medical innovations award in 2014 soon after graduating. He has since gained further training and certification in providing cosmetic teeth straightening systems, and was the first trained dentist in Wales to use the ClearSmile Brace system. He also provides facial aesthetics treatments such as anti-wrinkle and facial fillers having undergone postgraduate training to provide such treatments at the prestigious Royal College of general practitioners in London. In addition to this, Jo has recently completed a hands on masterclass in cosmetic dentistry and smile makeovers with one of the UK’S Most skilled and resected cosmetic dentists in London, DR Ashis Parmar. In his spare time Jo enjoys all things rugby, travelling and skiing.