Meet The Orthodontic Centre (Reading) Ltd staff
Orthodontic Therapists Dental nurses Treatment Coordinators Admin
GDC number: 207438
Jodi completed her NEBDN National Certificate in Dental Nursing in 2010, and completed her Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy RCS Edinburgh in 2016. As an orthodontic therapist, her role involves carrying out certain orthodontic procedures under the direction of our orthodontists.
Outside of work, Jodie enjoys Latin and Ball room dancing, horse riding and anything Disney!
Trainee Orthodontic Therapist
GDC number: 208394
Sushila completed her NEBDN National Certificate in Dental Nursing in 2010, her NEBDN Certificate in Dental Radiography in 2012 and completed NEBDN National Certificate in Orthodontic Nursing in June 2016. She is now a trainee orthodontic therapist and responsible for assisting the orthodontists with treatments and complying with cross infection control procedures. She is also able to take orthodontic records for patients such as impressions, photos and x-rays under the direction of an orthodontist. Sushila also explains treatment plans and options to patients so that they can make an informed decision about embarking on treatment.
Outside of work, Sushila enjoys socialising with friends and family, cooking and cycling.
GDC number: 110189
Nikki completed her NEBDN National Certificate in Dental nursing in 2004 and a year later, completed her NEBDN certificate in Radiography. As Clinical Lead, Nikki overseas both the nursing and treatment coordinator teams. Nikki helps to ensure the smooth running of the day to day clinics.
Outside of work, Nikki enjoys spending time with family, socialising and shopping.
Deputy head nurse (RDN)
GDC number: 239667
Sarala completed her NEBDN ‘National certificate for dental nurses’ in 2012. Sarala is responsible for leading the team, she is also in charge of dental records and radiography.
Outside of work, Sarala enjoys gardening, watching television, and catching up on her sleep.
Private treatment co-ordinator
GDC number: 260555
Charlotte completed her National Diploma in Dental Nursing in 2015. As a private treatment coordinator, Charlotte's role is to discuss treatment plans, treatment options and payment plans with private patients.
When she is not working, Charlotte enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as shopping.
Head Treatment Co-ordinator
GDC number: 262676
Jasmine completed her Diploma in Dental Nursing level 3 QCF City + Guilds 2015. She splits her time between treatment coordinating and nursing where she assists the Orthodontist and the Orthodontic therapist.
Outside of work, Jasmine enjoys going on holiday and spending time with family and friends.
Accounts Manager and HR
Karen is our go-to person for all things related to accounts, payroll, human resources and calculating units of orthodontic activity.
Outside of work, Karen enjoys reading, shopping and swimming. She also owns a horse.
Lauren helps with booking appointments and answering the phone. She also assists patients with their queries, and makes sure that the reception and waiting area are clean, tidy and welcoming.
Outside of work, Lauren enjoys walking her dog, spending time with her family and friends and going to the gym.
Emma helps patients with their queries, making sure they always get the best treatment, books appointments and answers the phone.
Outside of work, Emma loves spending time with her friends and family, travelling and discovering new places. Emma also attends the gym regularly and tries out lots of different classes.
Lauren attends to customer needs, answering the phones, booking appointments.
Outside of work, Lauren likes socialising with friends and family, shopping.