Our team

Gustinna Wadu (Sam) De Silva

BDS(Adelaide), BDentSc(Hons), DipRestDentRCS(Eng), DipFFGDP(UK), MClinDent(Leeds), FCGDent(UK), FDSRCS(Eng)

General Dental Practitioner
GDC Number: 72850

Sam qualified as a dentist from the University of Adelaide, Australia with the degree of Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 1996. Halfway through his undergraduate studies, he was one of the two students selected to study towards the intercalated degree of the Bachelor of Science in Dentistry (Hons); where he researched the nerve supply to the face and teeth...

Sunita Kapali De Silva

BDS(Adelaide), MSc (Manchester)

General Dental Practitioner
GDC Number: 73889

Sunita Graduated as a dentist with the degree of BDS from the University of Adelaide in 1996. She worked in Kathmandu and Singapore before moving to the UK in 1998. After working for short periods in Manchester and Wolverhampton, Sunita moved to Stoke- on-Trent to join the NHS Combined Healthcare Trust where she delivered emergency dental care treating patients with dental pain, swellings...

amy Shutt

GDC Number: 271221

Amy joined The Dental Centre in 2014 as a Trainee Dental Nurse and qualified in 2017 with National Diploma level 3 in Dental Nursing becoming a Registered Dental Nurse. She quickly became a rising star of what was then a group practice, due to her dedication to her job and passion for helping others. A quick learner, Amy grasped all aspects of running a dental practice in a short period of time, becoming the Practice Manager in 2018.
Amy has the overall responsibility for the day to day running of the practice...

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Sylvia is our Business Manager. She joined us in February 2007 and brought with her a wealth of experience in accounting and business management. She enjoyed applying this knowledge in a dentistry setting helping us to expand the business and streamline the management. Although Sylvia is less involved with the clinical aspect of the practice, she has accumulated a vast amount of knowledge in dentistry through her enthusiasm and day to day dealings with staff and clinicians. She has successfully completed the Professional Certificate in Dental Practice Management with the University of Chester in June 2011.