Marie Keenan - Practice Manager
Marie initially served as the receptionist at Berinsfield, although her valuable experience soon led to her managing the practice.
With nine years of dedicated effort in a variety of roles and practices prior to joining us, Marie's support has been invaluable in running an efficient service for patients. The people she ensures are at the heart of the practice.
Nicola Soden - Dental Receptionist
Nicola has lived in Berinsfield for a number of years and was a patient at our practice before joining us, an ideal perspective to have on behalf of others.
Ensuring patients enjoy a positive visit to our practice is Nicola's priority. Helped by her natural empathy and communication skills, ensuring colleagues are aware of patient needs is a key part of a receptionist's role.
Sonia Carreira - Dentist - GDC No 203722
Sonia studied at the College of Medicine, University of Coimbra. Qualifying in July 2007, then working in private practices in Portugal until 2011.
She came to the UK in 2011, to join Dentalcare Berinsfield. Her specialist areas of orthodontics and children's dentistry are valuable to our practice. Sonia continues post graduate professional development, ensuring her skills are at the highest level.
Emily Pate - Dentist - GDC No 265131
Emily graduated from King's College London with BDS(Hons) and believes in giving high quality care to patients.
She particularly enjoys restorative dentistry and focuses on creating happy and comfortable relationships with patients, to minimise anxieties and help patients to make the right choices for their care.
Patricia Garcia Florencio - Dentist - GDC No 267300
Patricia obtained her BDS from the Royal college of surgeons in the United Kingdom. having done her 1st dental degree in the Dominican Republic in 2008, she considers to be able to treat patients in the UK a great privilege.
She enjoys all areas of dentistry equally whilst still eager to find the one to specialise in, the ultimate goal being well rounded care for her patients. She speaks English, Spanish and French.
Danielle Chewings - Head Dental Nurse
Danielle began working in the field of dentistry in 2013, gaining experience in a range of treatment areas before qualifying as a dental nurse.
By joining Dentalcare Berinsfield, Danielle has come home, having been born and raised in the village. This natural fit is reflected in the fantastic care and personal support she offers all our patients.
Lucy Cooper - Dental Hygienist & Therapist
Lucy obtained a Diploma in Dental Hygiene and Therapy from The School of Dental Hygiene at The Eastman Dental Hospital, a leading training centre.
Her skills in educating and motivating patients are part of the great end of treatment responses she enjoys. Lucy's skill with nervous patients are equally helpful, seeing them change to confident visitors, with a smile to match.