Meet Our Orthodontic Support Team

  • Jana Minhas Jana Minhas Orthodontic Therapist – GDC no. 207199

    We are very fortunate to have Jana in our team as our Orthodontic therapist. Jana qualified as a medical nurse in the Czech Republic in 2001, she then spent 5 years working as an accident and emergency nurse in one of the city’s busiest hospitals. She enjoyed her time there immensely but decided she wanted to go travelling and see more of the world. In 2010 Jana then took her national diploma in dental nursing in Ilford, London. She continued to steadily and successfully work up the professional ladder. After discovering her passion for orthodontics in 2013 she went onto qualify as an Orthodontic Therapist at Manchester Dental Hospital where she excelled in all areas. Jana is now part of the team at Thames Orthodontics. A truly skilled and professional orthodontic therapist, we are very fortunate to have her. She enjoys keeping fit and eating healthy. She is also a qualified yoga teacher and nutritional therapist.

  • Monika and Kristina Orthodontic Nurses
    Monika GDC no. 276206
    Kristina GDC no. 285335

    Monika and Kristina work closely with our specialist orthodontists, helping to make sure you feel at ease during your appointment. You may also meet them in our Teddington branch as they work across both practices. They know all there is to know about good oral hygiene and will show you how to care for your teeth and braces. They also ensure that you are treated in a clean, comfortable and safe environment. Monika is also our Infection Control and Decontamination Lead at our Thames Ditton branch. Both are keen to learn new skills and continually broaden their knowledge by completing CPD courses and increasing their nursing qualifications.

  • Hennie and Louise Hennie and Louise Management Team
    Hennie – GDC no. 157987

    Hennie has worked at Thames Orthodontics since the very beginning, starting out as our receptionist, before taking on the role of practice manager and treatment coordinator. Hennie knows all our patients and makes sure everything runs smoothly. She is ably supported in this role by our receptionist Louise, who not only manages the front of house but coordinates the many new patient referrals we receive every week.

  • Nicki Management Team

    Nicki first started with Thames Orthodontics in 2009 as Head Receptionist in our Teddington Branch. Having been with the team for 4 years, she accepted a Managerial role at another orthodontic practice which she thoroughly enjoyed. When Paul and Stephanie set up our Thames Ditton branch in 2018, they were delighted that Nicki could return as their Practice Manager. Nicki brings with her a wealth of experience and knowledge and has set up the new practice with enthusiasm. Nicki also takes on the role of treatment co-ordinator so knows all of the patients and makes sure that everything runs smoothly. She is ably supported in this role by Monika who also assists on reception.

To discover the difference our specialist orthodontists can make to your smile, book your free consultation. Call 020 8191 7732 or get in touch through our online contact form.

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