BRIGHTON DENTAL TEAM
At Albion Dental Brighton, our team are a mix of award winning dentists and selected specialists that are continuously striving to stay up to date with the very latest dental techniques.
Dr. Radha Sunnak
BDS (Lond), MJDF, MSC, MOrth (RCS Eng), FDSOrth
GDC NO. 177852
Radha is a specialist orthodontist and works in both private practice and as a Consultant Orthodontist at the Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital, Brighton.
She graduated as a Dental Surgeon from King’s College London in 2009 and worked as a dentist in sussex, treating families and gaining experience in all branches of dentistry before pursuing her interest in orthodontics.
Radha completed her three-year specialist orthodontic training at Bart’s and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry and Ipswich Hospital and gained the Membership in Orthodontics. She completed a Master’s Degree from Queen Mary University of London and achieved a distinction in her research.
She worked as a specialist orthodontist in NHS and private practice in London before returning to King’s College Hospital to complete further post graduate training which led to her appointment as a Consultant Orthodontist in Brighton.
Radha’s extensive training has equipped her with the skills to provide high-level patient care in a reassuring manner. She believes in taking the time to explain each stage of treatment to patients, in order to create a comfortable
and positive environment.
She is able to provide specialist orthodontic services to children and adults of all ages and complexities, using a full range of orthodontic appliances from traditional metal appliances to more discreet options such as tooth-coloured ceramic appliances and clear aligners including Invisalign.
In her spare time Radha enjoys cycling and trekking and has recently achieved her goal of climbing Everest Base Camp and is currently planning her next adventure!
Dr. Sohrab Ghadimi
DDS Tandläkare Gothenburg 1992
GDC NO. 70791
Sohrab graduated from the university of Gothenburg in 1992. He is dedicated to provide high quality dental treatments in a relaxed and modern environment. He is well-versed in most areas of dental treatments but his special interests are cosmetic treatment, Implant treatment.
Sohrab takes pride in his work and improving patients self confidence gives him great job satisfaction.
Sohrab has a varied, multi-national background in dentistry, having worked in Sweden, Norway and the UK. This has helped him to become competent with many areas of the field, as well as skilled at dealing with people from all kinds of backgrounds.He joined Albion Dental Practice in 2006 and that has helped him to build up a great relationship with his patients. Most of all he loves working with people, and manage well with patients who suffer from dental phobia.
He enjoys his work tremendously, and always look forward to learning from new challenges. Throughout his career, He has continued his academic development through various conferences and training events.
Outside work Sohrab loves spending time with family and friends and travelling.
He enjoys taking part in local Parkrun on Saturdays and cycling to work and playing tennis and swimming whenever he can.
Dr. Grainne Gillan
Dentist - BDS Newcastle University 2009
GDC NO. 177358
Grainne is originally from Belfast and studied Dentistry at Newcastle University. She qualified in 2009 and after graduating returned to work in Belfast for one year before settling in Brighton in 2010.
Grainne enjoys all aspects of Dentistry but has a particular interest in treating nervous patients and children. She believes in preventative dentistry, in a calm and comfortable environment, and the importance of offering a range of treatment options.
Grainne is also interested in non-surgical aesthetics and recently completed a Botulinum Toxin and fillers course meaning she can offer treatment of functional issues such as hyperhidrosis and facial contouring.
Away from work, Grainne is married and has a son, Reggie. She enjoys travelling, eating out and socialising with friends and family.
Dr. Rosario Graziano
Associate Dentist Dip Dent Bologna 2005
GDC NO. 163457
Rosario is originally from Italy and he obtained his BDS from the prestigious University of Bologna in 2005. Then he undertook specialist training in Endodontics at the same University and was awarded a MSc. After qualification Rosario worked in Italy at fully private practices as a general dental practitioner and endodontist providing high quality dental treatments.
Rosario moved to the UK in 2009 and worked as an associate in mixed and private practices. Rosario is committed to ongoing postgraduate education and is committed to delivering the highest standard of care and the latest techniques to all his patients. He attends many post graduate courses and seminars and in 2010 completed an annual course in advanced restorative dentistry and prosthodontics.
In 2012 he started both surgical and restorative implant training attending several hands-on courses in Italy, Brazil, Argentina and Cuba and has placed more than 100 implants so far.
Rosario aims to provide high quality dental care in a friendly, informal and relaxed atmosphere and never forgets that he is treating a person and not just a mouth
Hygienist - Registered under s36C of the Dentists Act 1984 2017
GDC NO. 212619
Jannie is from Denmark where she qualified as a Dental Hygienist at Copenhagen University in 2016. She started her career as a Dental Nurse in 2008. She has gained great experience working in various practices in England, Denmark and Australia.
Jannie is dedicated to helping her patients improve their oral health with a big emphasis on prevention. She is particularly interested in treating nervous patients, providing the best standard of care in a relaxed manner, to make treatment as comfortable as possible.
Outside work Jannie loves spending time with family and friends as well as running and travelling.
She enjoys taking part in local Parkrun on Saturdays and training classes with Uber Mummies.
DENTAL HYGIENIST Registered under s36C of the Dentists Act 1984 2019
GDC NO. 283725
Jash qualified as a Dentist in India in 2013. He wanted to further his career, so he pursued a Master Degrees in Conservative Dentistry, Esthetics and Endodontics and completed his degree in 2018.
Jash has a passion for preventive maintenance and decided to focus his work as a Dental Therapist and Hygienist and is passionate about helping his patients in improving their oral health. He believes in educating patients regarding oral hygiene and it gives him immense satisfaction to put a smile on his patients' faces.
In his spare time, Jash likes travelling and enjoys watching football and cricket.
GROUP OPERATIONS MANAGER & BRANCH CQC REGISTERED MANAGER
Craig is the Operations Manager for Quality Dental Group, he predominantly deals with the operational aspect of all the practices within Quality Dental Group, and although he could be at any one of these locations he always maintains a close and accessible relationship with everyone branch across the group. He ensures that all practices conform to a minimum set of standards with the aim to provide high quality dental services to everyone.
Craig has been working directly within the healthcare industry since 2013, prior to this he worked within the IT industry where in 2006 he was part of a select team heading the launch of a nationwide venture to roll out IT Consumer service for the general public within the UK, following the major success with 12 months of launch he was appointed as Regional Technical Trainer responsible for the training of new IT Engineers to compact the growing demand of the service and provide existing IT Field Engineers additional Technical knowledge and improve customer service skills.
In 2009 due to the massive success of the IT Consumer Service since launching, the need for improved structure became apparent, and Craig then became Regional Implementation Trainer, where between him and an implementation and development team developed and deployed a range of new and improved services and operational improvements ensuring customer nationally received the latest in IT support in an ever changing consumer market.
Once completed he felt it was the right time to seek a new and changeling role that would give him the opportunity to make a difference. Having already had some experience within health care (Mainly ICT) he knew healthcare would provide the challenges and wealth of knowledge he was seeking, which brings him to where he is today.
In his spare time he enjoy spending time with family and friends, playing golf and Rugby. Craig is a passionate follower of Formula 1 and various other motor sports and enjoys track days, racing events and karting just for a bit of fun.
Practice Manager - National Certificate NEBDN 1995
GDC NO. 154235
Tracy found her love for the dental industry and qualified as a dental nurse back in 1992 at Morley street clinic. In her role, she worked in a hospital setting also teaching children in the classroom about dental health. Since gaining this qualification Tracy has worked for a few of Practices in varying roles.
Having worked for Albion Dental practice since 2006, She joined as a senior dental nurse and worked her way up to practice manager.
Tracy is still often assisting with hands-on dental work and complex treatments such as implants, always keeping her up to date with the latest treatments and in the front line of customer care and service in which she absolutely prides herself.
Tracy feels this practice has a fantastic team that supports each other well and is proud to be a strong part of that.
National Certificate NEBDN 1999, ILM level 4 Leadership and management
GDC NO. 148999
Hayley has just recently joined Quality Dental Group as our Treatment Coordinator, she gained her dental nursing qualification at Chichester college in 1999. Since then she has gained qualifications in radiography and sedation.
Hayley started working as a Dental practice manager in 2004-2007. In 2007 she took a sabbatical from dentistry. She qualified as a Beauty and Holistic therapist in this time and worked as an in-flight beauty therapist for Virgin Atlantic.
In 2009 she went back into Dental practice management running both NHS and private practices. Hayley has experience in general practice and Orthodontics and has a passion for dental compliance and people management.
Outside the practice, Hayley is busy raising her toddler son. She loves spending quality time with her partner and family. If she has spare time she enjoys running, competing in marathons, going to the gym, and listening/ dancing to music.
Dental Nurse - Nation Diploma in Dental Nursing NEBDN 2018
GDC NO. 276009
Lina started at the practice in 2016 as a trainee dental nurse and completing her dental training. In 2018 she completed her training and become a fully qualified dental nurse. Since then she has spent this time building valuable experience and developing her nursing skills with various CPD courses.
Previous to being dental nurse, Lina ran her own beauty business, so understands well the needs of running a successful business and making sure patients come first.
Out of work she is married and has two beautiful sons.
Trainee Dental Nurse
Saffron has been here at the practice for just under two years.
She is planning on getting her Dental nursing qualification by the end of 2020. Her aim is to become a Dental Hygienist within the future.
During Saffron's spare time, she enjoys going ice skating and going on walks with her Doggo Luna. In addition, she has a love for motorbikes and drifting!
Trainee Dental Nurse and Receptionist