Registered under s15(1)(ba) of the Dentists Act 1984 2013, MSc Orthodontics 2012
Alexandros has a keen interest in temporary anchorage devices (TADs) and aesthetic braces. He joined the practice in 2017 and also has a part-time private practice in Alexandroupolis, Greece. He qualified as a general dentist in 1996 and spent the next 13 years in general practice in Greece. In 2012, he completed a three-year MSc in orthodontics and qualified as a specialist orthodontist. In 2013, Alexandros moved to Belfast and achieved specialist status on the GDC register as an orthodontist.
Alexandros is an accredited provider of Incognito lingual braces, the Invisalign system and Invisalign Teen. He is a member of the British Orthodontic Society, Greek Association for Orthodontic Study and Research and the World Dental Association. He regularly attends courses and conferences to keep his knowledge up to date. He has presented numerous papers at international conferences on the topics of children’s dental health, orthodontics for general and paediatric dentists, adult orthodontics and the role of the orthodontist in obstructive sleep apnoea.
BDS University of Birmingham 1985
Laura is a qualified dentist with a particular interest in orthodontics. She qualified as a dentist in 1985 from Birmingham Dental Hospital. She gained experience at Kidderminster Hospital before joining Total Orthodontics.
Laura completed her clinical assistant qualification at Birmingham University and is constantly updating her knowledge with postgraduate education.
BDS University of Birmingham 2000
Vandana is a dentist with a keen interest in orthodontics. She’s experienced in treating nervous patients.
Vandana qualified as a dentist at Birmingham Dental School in 2000. She completed her vocational training and worked in general practice for five years, gaining experience in a wide range of treatments. Vandana then started working in the Community Dental Service, which focuses on treating children, those with additional needs and anxious patients. She completed her master’s degree in general dental practice in 2009.
Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy University of Warwick 2018, NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2012
Lucy focuses on making our patients’ orthodontic journeys enjoyable and her warm and friendly nature helps our patients feel at ease.
Lucy qualified as a dental nurse at Sandwell College in 2012. She developed a passion for orthodontics and completed further training to become an orthodontic nurse and oral health educator. In 2018, Lucy qualified as an orthodontic therapist at the University of Warwick and has been working closely with our specialist orthodontist ever since.
GDC 268490 Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy Dental Team Qualifications (DTQ) 2022, Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2016
Chloe Skelding qualified as a dental nurse at Sandwell College in 2016 and went on to further her skills by becoming a dental radiographer in 2018. Chloe later pursued her passion for orthodontics by qualifying as an orthodontic therapist in 2022. Chloe is already proving to be a firm favourite with patients at Total Orthodontics Kidderminster, due to her enthusiasm and positive demeanour.
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2019
Lead Dental Nurse
National Certificate 1980
National Certificate NEBDN 2008, Verified experience in Dental Nursing
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2017
NVQ L3 Oral Health Care: Dental Nursing & Independent Assessment City & Guilds 2005, Certificate in Radiography (2010) Birmingham Metropolitan University, Diploma in Practice Management 2012
Maria began her nursing career over 20 years ago and qualified as a dental nurse in 2003.
Since qualifying as a nurse, Maria has since completed several additional qualifications in subjects including radiography, promotion of oral health, conscious sedation, education and most recently dental implants. She has a keen interest in lifelong learning, training and mentoring.
Trainee Dental Nurse
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2014
National Certificate NEBDN 2004
Leanne started with the team as a receptionist in April 2022, coming to our practice from a customer service background. Leanne is a quick learner and has gained plenty of knowledge from working in dentistry. She is a friendly and helpful presence for our patients throughout their treatment journey.
GDC: 108321 National Certificate NEBDSA 1993
Dental Nurse & Receptionist
Trainee Dental Nurse
GDC: 245732 DDM Medical University of Plovdiv 1993
Minster House, 8 Church St
Our practice is in the centre of Kidderminster, a five-minute walk from Weavers Wharf Shopping Centre where there’s a bike rack and plenty of parking. There’s also pay and display parking at the end of the road on Church Street. If you’re visiting us via public transport, we’re on bus routes from Wolverhampton (10), Bewdley and Bridgnorth (125) and Redditch (42), and the train station is a 15-minute walk away.Get directions on Google