Our Professional Staff



Dr Teresa Whitmore BDS (Bristol 1993) GDC No. 69289 Principal Dental Surgeon, and Practice owner. An experienced, caring practitioner, local to Wyre Forest, she opened Sutton Park Dental Centre in 2006. She has particular interest in the prevention and treatment of gum disease, and in the provision of oral health education, especially to the young. She has secured ‘Child-Friendly Accreditation’ for SPDC, and is a trainer of Foundation (post-graduate) Dentists.


Dr Laura Hancox BDS (Birmingham 2010) GDC No. 193809 Associate Dental Surgeon. Also local to the area, Dr Hancox joined us in August 2011, and is a long-established team member, highly-regarded by patients and staff alike.


Dr Chaitra Hejmadi BDS, MFDS (2002) GDC No. 100064 Associate Dental Surgeon. Joined SPDC in February 2015. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is pursuing a Diploma in Restorative Dentistry at Warwick University. She aims to make every dental experience pleasant and comfortable for patients. A Member of Royal College of Surgeons, England.


Dr Navpreet Manu BDS (B’ham 2016) GDC No. 265512 Associate Dental Surgeon. Living locally, Dr Manu joined us in early October 2017. A pleasant, efficient dentist who is a welcome addition to the team. 


Dr Robyn Harvey BDS (B’ham 2017) GDC No. 271097 Foundation Dentist. Dr Harvey joined us in September 2017, and is establishing herself as a thoughtful, highly-skilled practitioner.


Joanne Pyke BSc Dental Hygiene and Therapy (B’ham 2008) GDC No. 151367 Jo continues to provide Hygiene care of the highest quality, advising on oral health requirements, and tailoring individual treatment plans for you. Living locally, Jo is  loyal, popular, and highly respected by patients and staff alike.


Andrea McNelis BSc Dental Hygiene and Therapy (B’ham 2011) GDC No. 210688 Local to the area, Andrea is an exceptional communicator and educator, providing hygiene treatment of a consistently high calibre. A welcome addition to our team.


Damien John BA (Hons) PGCE GDC No 156611 As Practice Manager, he prioritises the delivery of exceptional patient care, and that Staff are trained, competent and professional.