Stockport team

Hilpa Amin

BDS (Manc) MFDS RCS (Edin) MFDS RCS (Eng) MSc Orthodontics (Warwick) 

Hilpa graduated from Manchester University in 2000. She has worked in General Practice, alongside various consultants at Manchester Dental Hospital, and in Community Clinics before embarking in a career in Orthodontics in 2004.
She has her MFDS qualification awarded from both the Royal College of Surgeons in England and Edinburgh and has an MSc in Orthodontics. She currently works in Specialist Orthodontic Practices in Stockport and Wigan.

GDC no. 77504

Louise M Derby

BDS, 2003; MFDSRCS(Eng) 2007; M.OrthRCS(Eng) 2012, MSc Ortho 2013

Louise qualified from the University of Manchester in 2003. After VT and completing a 6 month Maxillo-Facial SHO rotation in Royal Blackburn Infirmary, she returned to University of Manchester Dental Hospital where she undertook further SHO training which led to a teaching post. She taught paediatric and adult restorative dentistry to undergraduate dental students for four years. She also provided a paediatric extraction service in both general anaesthesia and inhalation sedation in the Dental Hospital. During this time she gained her Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery.

She undertook her postgraduate MSc training in Orthodontics in 2009 at Manchester University and in 2012 she passed her M.Orth allowing her to enter the GDC’s Specialist List. She successfully completed and passed her MSc in Orthodontics in 2013. Since completing her training she has worked as an Orthodontic Specialist in both Northern
Ireland and North West England.

GDC no. 82247

Alexandra Hill

NVQ L3 Oral Health Care: Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2014
Alexandra started training as a dental nurse in 2012 and qualified in early 2014. She joined Total Orthodontics in 2014 and enjoys it very much. Alexandra has just started her training to become an orthodontic therapist.

GDC no. 248932

Paul Serrant

BDS 2006, MJDFRCS(Eng) 2011, MFDSRCS(Edinburgh) 2011, MClinDent Orthodontics 2015, MOrthRCS(Eng) 2016 

Paul completed his undergraduate studies in dentistry leading to the award of BDS from the University of Manchester in 2006. After completion of a period of NHS Vocational Dental training he went on to obtain over 5 years of experience in private dentistry. He undertook postgraduate training in Orthodontics at the Eastman Dental Institute, obtaining the award Master of Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics) from University College London in 2015. Paul was awarded the membership in Orthodontics Diploma (MOrth RCS Eng) from the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and granted entry onto the GDC specialist list in 2016.

Since completing training Paul has worked exclusively as an Orthodontic Specialist in the North West of England. He is a member of the British, European and American Orthodontic societies, the British Dental Association and the Dental Protection Society.

GDC no. 103438

Vinita Singh


Vinita graduated in Dentistry from Birmingham University in 1996. She completed vocational training and worked as a senior house officer at various hospitals. She continued with further education and passed several Royal college exams including MFGDP, MFDS, MOrth as well as an MPhil from Birmingham University. Vinita also works in a private practice in Manchester and has provided orthodontic treatment to famous sports and media personalities. Her special interests include Adult orthodontics.

GDC no. 71789

Specialists in Straightening Teeth