Victoria Robertson – National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2004
Head Dental Nurse at HDS
GDC Number: 135772
Victoria started her career in dental nursing in London in 2001. She gained her NEBDN certificate in 2004 after qualifying at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in London. She has recently completed the SAAD course for conscious sedation. She has been appointed as Head Nurse and loves the many aspects of dentistry, which include cosmetic dentistry, orthodontics, sedation and Implantology.
Victoria enjoys working with various dentists, meeting new people and constantly learning new skills. In her spare time, she likes to go on long walks and spending time with her family.
Kelly Martin – National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2000
GDC Number: 148767
Kelly started her career at HDS in dentistry in 1998 as a trainee dental nurse. She qualified in 2000 from Chelmsford College in Essex and gained her NEBDN qualification. Her time at HDS is divided between nursing and reception. Kelly enjoys her job because she gets to meet new people and enjoy getting to know the patients. She provides a welcoming and friendly atmosphere. Outside of work, Kelly is a busy mum so although she doesn’t get much spare time for hobbies, she enjoys going on long walks with her dogs and quality family time.
Nikki Abbott – National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2012
GDC Number: 236010
Nikki began her dental nursing career as a trainee in 2009, fully qualifying in January 2012. In that time she has gained experience on reception as well as in the surgery. She has also gained experience in sedation, for which she has received further SAAD training, oral surgery and dental implants which she finds one of the most interesting aspects of dentistry.
She really enjoys working at HDS; her colleagues and patients of the practice are very friendly and it has become like an extended family.
Working here part time fits in well with her family life; she has two little girls which keeps her very busy! In her spare time she enjoys the gym and trains most, if not, every day.
Jenny Alleyne – National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2011
GDC Number: 226081
Jenny started her career as a dental nurse in 1990 and joined HDS in 1994.
She originally passed the NEBDN exam in 1993 but had to retake it again in 2011 at Chelmsford college after a break to have a family.
Her time at work is split between nursing and reception duties. She thoroughly enjoys both aspects of the job and loves meeting the patients and hopefully helps to make their visit as comfortable as possible.
When Jenny isn’t working she is busy with her family of two boys and their little dog.
Karen Boyle – National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2010
GDC Number: 203387
Karen began dental nursing in 2006. She trained, qualified and worked in Danbury, Essex until 2016. During this period, she obtained her NEBDN certificate in 2010.
Karen currently works part-time at Hockley Dental Surgery, covering holiday periods for the permanent staff. She thoroughly enjoys working with all the dentists and nurses and the practice, each with their own unique way of working. She is at her best when meeting and greeting new or existing patients to HDS, hopefully making their dental visits a calm and enjoyable experience. She wishes to continue to update her nursing skills by learning the latest techniques and practices from the dental team here at HDS.
In her spare time, she enjoys daily walks in the woods with her three springer spaniels, occasional yoga/body balance/pilates classes and evenings out to music concerts, the theatre and live shows
Tetiana Dimmock – National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2016
GDC Number: 267182
Tetiana started her dental career in October 2014. She began working with HDS in June 2019 and is a very happy and valued member of our team. Tetiana is passionate about ensuring patients receive the very best care possible. Tetiana works
with both John Joyce and Sam Anthony.
Outside of work Tetiana is a mum of three beautiful girls who keep her very busy.
When not working or being a mum Tetiana enjoys, shopping and meeting friends for dinner and cocktails.
Lisa Rawlinson – National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2009
GDC Number: 151229
Lisa started her career in dentistry in 2006 gaining her National Diploma in dental nursing in 2009.
In September 2020 Lisa started her journey at HDS as a dental nurse bringing her experience in both dental and facial aesthetics. She is very passionate about her role and taking on new challenges. She has recently completed training to become part of the COVID-19 vaccination programme.
In her spare time, Lisa is very active in many sports and enjoys camping with her husband and 2 daughters.
Katy Argent – National Diploma in Dental Nursing 2019
GDC Number: 284914
Katy started her dental nursing career in 2017 and achieved her national diploma in dental nursing in 2019. She joined the HDS in October 2020 and is enjoying being part of the team. Katy’s time is split between nursing, running the decon room and reception duties.
Katy enjoys training in new areas and is very passionate about her job.
In her spare time, Katy enjoys carp fishing, Disney holidays and spending time with her family.