Meet the team

At Two Mile Ash Dental & Implant Clinic our highly skilled, friendly team shares the same single vision: we put you first. Together, we are dedicated to providing you with a first class experience, from the comfort of our reception to the very latest innovations in dental technology. We make sure you have the best possible care from the second you walk through the door.

Find out more about each of our practice team members below.

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Gemini Parmar

Associate Dentist
BDS (Lond) 2005, MJDF RCS Eng 2010
GDC No. 85783

Gemini graduated from Bart’s and The Royal London, School of Dentistry, in 2005. She obtained membership of the Joint Dental Faculties, The Royal College of Surgeons (MJDF RCS Eng) in 2010 and completed post graduate training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Bedford Hospital in 2012 where she is currently a Speciality Doctor in Oral Surgery one day a week.

Gemini has also completed a 3 year implant programme at the internationally acclaimed Eastman Dental Institute, University College London. With over 10 years in general practice, she is highly experienced in all aspects of modern family dentistry including cosmetic dentistry, teeth whitening, teeth straightening, dental implants and complex wisdom teeth removal.

Gemini is an extremely approachable dentist who welcomes all nervous patients and patients of all ages. She is a well-rounded dentist who enjoys the opportunity to provide the best possible standards in oral health. Gemini is continuously committed to on-going professional developments to enhance her knowledge and skills.

Gemini’s hobbies include keeping fit, travelling and reading. Qualifications- BDS (Lond) – Bart’s and London School of Dentistry 2005, MJDF RCS Eng – 2010. Gemini's areas of special clinical interest- Gemini has a keen interest in aesthetic dentistry, oral surgery and implants.

Jelena Djordjevic

Jelena Djordjevic

Associate Dentist
DDM (2005), MSc in orthodontics (2008), PhD (2011), University of Belgrade, Serbia
Diploma of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (2014)
PG Cert in Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry (2019)
GDC No.251722

Jelena joined Two Mile Ash Dental & Implant Clinic in June 2019 as a full-time associate dentist. Jelena cares for patient’s oral health using her knowledge, experience and skill, but above all, her honest dedication to help patients achieve and maintain a healthy mouth and a beautiful smile for life.

During Jelena’s 14-year-long career in dentistry, she has had a unique opportunity to develop professionally as a researcher, university lecturer and a clinician. For many years Jelena worked at School of Dentistry in Cardiff as a researcher in 3D facial imaging and orthodontics, as well as supervising postgraduate students. The last four years she worked as a full-time associate dentist in a multiple award-winning private practice in Pembrokeshire, West Wales. Jelena provides a wide range of general and cosmetic dental treatments, as well as advanced procedures which belong to the specialist domain.

Jelena was awarded a Diploma for the best graduate dentist (2006) by University of Belgrade and a European Orthodontic Society Research Award (2015). Jelena’s memberships include Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, European Orthodontic Society and British Academy Aesthetic Restorative and Implant Dentistry.

Joe Gaeta

Clinical Dental Technician
Dip Clin Dent Tech RCS Eng 2011
GDC No. 121159

Joe first qualified in 1987 gaining his National Diploma in Science (DT) BTEC before gaining a Diploma as a Clinical Dental Technician RCS Eng in 2011.

Joe’s laboratory is located in Newport Pagnell but operates a clinic on a weekly basis in practice, offering dentures to replace missing teeth and new dentures to replace ill-fitting or broken dentures.

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Alexandra Bruce

Associate Dentist
BDS (Sheff) 2013
GDC No. 244585

Dr Alexandra Bruce graduated from Sheffield University (BDS with Honours) in 2013. Since 2013 she has worked in both private and NHS practices and carried out an oral and maxillofacial surgery training post at Luton and Dunstable hospital before joining Two Mile Ash in September 2016.

Alexandra provides a broad range of treatments including root canal treatment, composite restorations, Enlighten teeth whitening and Invisalign Clear Braces system.

She undertakes quality dental care for both adults and children ensuring their best interests are at the forefront of her provision.

Alexandra dedicates her clinical time looking after her patients at Two Mile Ash seeing new and existing patients under Denplan Care, Denplan Essentials and on a Fee-Per-Item basis.

Outside work Alexandra keeps active by playing badminton, running and going on long bike rides. She also enjoys winding down with a good movie with friends as well as doing cross stitch.

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Martina Pirklova

Associate Implantologist
MDDr (Czech Republic) 2011
GDC No. 212796

Martina studied at the Palacky University Dental School in the Czech Republic and graduated in 2011, moving to Brighton after gaining a Senior House officer post for the Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals. Martina trained in all aspects of Maxillofacial and Surgical Dentistry before returning to practice General Dentistry in Bicester.

During her time in Bicester, she started studying for her ITI foundation year in implant dentistry. This marked the beginning of her interest in Implant dentistry and was the first stage of a progression to qualify as an implant dentist.

Martina joined the team at Two Mile Ash Dental & Implant clinic in 2016 as an Associate Implantologist and has been seeing providing her expertise in implant dentistry ever since.

In 2018 she successfully gained her Diploma in Implant Dentistry from the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons, a great personal and professional achievement - not least because she was one of only three implant surgeons to qualify so far from her year group. She is now a fully qualified Implant Surgeon, with one of the most highly respected implant qualifications in the UK.

Martina intends to continue developing her skills, in 2019 she will study a postgraduate Masterclass in implant regenerative techniques at world renowned professor Istvan Urban’s Regeneration Institute in Budapest, and will attend Implant Symposia and Congresses across Europe to ensure she keeps up to date with the latest techniques and research.

Martina also has a special interest in Facial Aesthetics treatments and is offering anti-wrinkle and filler treatments.

Hossein Shojanoori

Dentist
BDS (London) 2006, MFDS (Glasgow) 2009
GDC No. 106091

After graduating from Bart’s & The Royal London Dental School, Hossein began work in general practice providing treatment to patients of all ages. Having decided he would like to further develop his knowledge and skill he went on to take on posts in the dental hospital in Cardiff and the community dental service. He has since developed his skill and knowledge further, gaining his membership of the Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians of Glasgow, a PG Cert. in Fixed and Removable prosthodontics as well as PG Diploma in Dental Implantology. His main area of interest is the field of Prosthodontics, which addresses what may be lacking or completely missing. This can be fairly straightforward, such as one or two missing, worn teeth or more complex, with severe wear in all teeth or multiple or completely missing teeth which can obviously effect function and appearance which in turn can have an impact on an individual’s well-being and confidence.

Hossein is currently continuing with his professional development by undertaking specialist training in Prosthodontics at the Eastman Dental Institute which along with his previous experience puts him in good stead to help patients have healthy functioning mouths pleasant smiles. Hossein’s skills and experience will help tailor the most suitable treatments using various materials and treatments ranging from less complex direct fillings to implant supported restorations so that each patient can have the functioning, aesthetic teeth and smile they deserve.

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Joanna Wallis

Hygienist
Dip Dent Hygiene Lond 2005
GDC No. 6730

Joanna has been working in dentistry for over 20 years; she started as a dental nurse before going on to qualify as a dental hygienist from Guys, Kings and St Thomas University London. Joanna has worked in many practices in both the UK and Australia.

She has worked at the Eastman Dental Hospital in London assisting in periodontal surgery as well as completing an Advanced Periodontal Instrumentation course there.

Joanna has two children which keep her very busy.

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Tina Öcal

Hygienist
CEB Dip Dent Hygiene 2000, Dip Dent Therapy RCS Eng 2000
GDC No. 5749

Tina started as a dental nurse before qualifying in 2000 from Eastman’s Dental Hospital as a hygienist and therapist. She works full time between 3 different local practices, working at TMA for three days a week. Tina attends many courses, her most recent being the annual Hygienist conference in Epsom.

Tina has a son and daughter. She enjoys travelling and her most recent holiday destinations have been Dubai and Thailand.

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Kate Steel

Dental Nurse
Qual- National Certificate NEBDN 1995
GDC No. 107888

Kate has been working as a dental nurse for many years, in a range of different practices (Community, NHS, Private & Overseas). Kate has a keen interest in implants and oral surgery and enjoys continuing professional development. Kate completed a BSC in primary dental care at the University of Kent in 2013.

In her spare time she enjoys seeing friends and going to pub quiz’s. Kate has a kind caring manner and is very good at supporting nervous patients with a gentle approach.

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Mo Hill

Dental Nurse
Qual - National Certificate NEBDN 2009
GDC No.190662

Mo has been Dental Nursing since 2007 working in both NHS and private practices in Milton Keynes. Mo thoroughly enjoys her job and has been a Mentor to student nurses studying for both the Advanced Diploma and the Foundation Degree in Dental Nursing.

In her spare time she is fond of reading, gardening, music and watching international rugby. Mo lives locally with her husband, two daughters, cat and dog.

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Charlotte Michel

Dental Nurse
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2014
GDC No. 255979

Charlotte has been a Dental Nurse for 18 years, she has worked in numerous practices throughout the county as well as aboard, she has extensive experience in both private and NHS dentistry as well as specialist dentistry.

As well as nursing for Pav Kumar, Charlotte works in a community setting around Bedfordshire implementing a supervised tooth brushing programme within schools and Fluoride clinics with 3-4 year olds.

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Daniela Pop

Dental Nurse
GDC No. 261051

Daniela started as a trainee dental nurse in 2014 in busy NHS and private practice in London before qualifying as a Dental Nurse in 2015 and registering with the GDC.

She moved to Milton Keynes with family in 2017. In her spare time she enjoys baking, reading, and spending time with her son. Daniela also enjoys traveling and hopes one day to do charity work in Tanzania.

Hayley Gaeta

CDT Dental Nurse
National Certificate NEBDN 2011
GDC No. 216430

Hayley qualified as a dental nurse in 2011, gaining a National Diploma in Dental Nursing and Oral Health Education Certificate. She is registered with the GDC and works alongside Joe Gaeta.

Hayley is married and has two grown up children, one gorgeous granddaughter and a cat called Oscar. Hayley enjoys family times, time with friends, holidays and horse riding.

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Adana Roberts

Trainee Nurse

Adana joined us in March 2016. She has embarked on an apprenticeship in dental nursing and aims to be a qualified and registered dental nurse in 2 years. Adana is ambitious and is keen to progress further once she has qualified.

In her spare time she enjoys seeing her friends and going out to eat. One of Adana’s favourite holiday destinations is Fuerteventura and she has a miniature male Yorkie that goes by the name of princess!

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Allanna Davis

Practice Manager
NVQ L3 Oral Health Care: Dental Nursing & Indp Asses City & Guilds 2003
GDC No. 161957

Allanna started as a trainee dental nurse in 2001 and has worked in both NHS and private practices in Milton Keynes. Working as a dental nurse Allanna gained a NVQ qualification in Dental Nursing in 2002 and Dental Radiography for dental nurses in 2005. Allanna joined TMA in 2007 as practice manager and overseas the smooth running of the practice, ensures we are compliant and strives to ensure our patients have the best possible care. Allanna still maintains her GDC registration and nurses occasionally as well as running reception.

When she isn’t managing the practice Allanna spends her time with her husband and 3 daughters who keep her very busy.

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Karen West

Receptionist

Karen is our receptionist. Karen had been working as a Dental Receptionist in a private practice in Milton Keynes for 8 years before joining Two Mile Ash in February 2015.

Karen has two grown up daughters, the eldest of which has given her two wonderful grandsons who she loves to spend time with.

Karen lives with her partner and their two cats. Karen has enjoyed holidays in Jamaica and the Greek islands but the last few years has had brilliant camping holidays in Devon.

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Katya Bochukova

Receptionist

Katya joined Two Mile Ash Dental & Implant Clinic in June 2019. She was born in Bulgaria and spent 2 years working as a hotel Receptionist in a popular tourist resort in Sunny Beach, Burgas. Before settling in Milton Keynes, she spent some time travelling visiting Thailand, Maldives, Spain and Egypt. In her free time she enjoys long walks and going to the gym and cinema - her favourite genre is comedy.

Katya enjoys face-to-face interaction with patients and prides herself on helping patients as much as she can.

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