Meet The Team

  • Bhavika Patel
    Principal Dentist

    Bhavika graduated with honours from King’s College and St Thomas’ London Hospitals in 2007. She was runner up to the University of London Gold Medal, awarded the prestigious A M Clover prize by the college for commitment to extra-curricular activities and also won the British Dental Association John McLean award for case presentation. In 2009 Bhavika obtained the MFDS postgraduate diploma and completed a Multi-System Implantology course.

    BDS (Hons) London 2007

    MFDS RCS Edinburgh 2009

    MSc Dental Implantology UCLan 2017

    GDC 114527

    Bhavika completed an MSc in Dental Implantology with Merit, in 2017. As well as an interest in dental implants, she is highly trained in providing cosmetic restorative dentistry, facial aesthetics and tooth straightening procedures (Including Invisalign). Her aim is always to provide the very best quality treatments in a caring, calm and professional manner. Bhavika welcomes nervous patients and young children who may be new to dental procedures.

    Outside of work, she practices yoga and is learning to speak Portuguese. Her passions in life are travelling with her husband Daniel, baking for her staff and entertaining friends and family.

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  • Naomi Cartmell
    Principal Dentist

    Naomi is one of the practice owners and qualified from Leeds University in 2007 being awarded the Operative dentistry prize. Since graduating she has been passionate about furthering her knowledge and skills and has undertaken a postgraduate diploma in general dentistry, a restorative dental implant course, a practical root canal course at Manchester University and many composite bonding courses to help patients who wish to improve their smiles.

    BChD Leeds 2007

    MFDS RCS Edinburgh 2009

    GDC 113971

    Naomi is an approved Invisalign, Clear Correct and Quick Straight Teeth provider helping patients who want to enhance their smile through short term orthodontic treatments (braces).

    She is highly trained in facial aesthetics and has been providing this service to patients since 2008.

    Outside work she enjoys spending time with family. Her husband Oli and her two-year-old daughter Sophie who she is looking forward to introducing to the wonderful outdoors of the Lake district. She is also a keen runner and enjoys live music and dining out with her husband when a babysitter is available!

     

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  • Leigh Walker
    Dentist

    Leigh Qualified from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in 1993. Following 2 years of study with the University of Chester , Leigh gained his Post Graduate Diploma in Endodontics in 2019.

    BDS Newcastle upon Tyne 1993, GDC no 68911

    Endodontics can enable teeth, which would otherwise be extracted, to be brought back into function.

    Using his operating microscope and the most up to date methods, is able to achieve excellent results for those in his care.  Leigh splits his time between providing general private dentistry and Referral Based Endodontics. Dentists wishing to refer patients to Leigh for Endodontic treatment or retreatment, are welcome to use the referral facility on the “For Dentists” tab at the top if this page.

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  • Andrew Legg
    Implant Surgeon

    Dr Andrew Legg is the holder of the Clinical Certificate in Implantology and has completed Advanced Surgical Training at the Royal College of Surgeons.

    BDS, MFDS RCS Ed PGDip Imp Pros, GDC 79203

    Andrew visits Morgan Dental once a month to place implants and carry out minor oral surgery. Andrew is highly skilled and experienced and places around 400 implants annually at practices around the country. Andrew has previously worked as a Clinical Teaching Fellow in Oral Surgery at the University of Manchester. He has been a lecturer for Nobel Biocare and was the clinical lead for the Tipton Training implant courses. He is now in partnership with Colin Campbell and together they run the Campbell Academy: An implant teaching company dedicated to raising the standards in implant treatment in the UK. Andrew also accepts referrals for Oral Surgery.

    His extensive knowledge and advanced surgical skills means he regularly carries out dental surgery including sinus and bone grafting and complex tooth extractions. He uses state-of-the-art x-ray technology and 3D treatment planning software to ensure precision placement of grafts and dental implants.

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  • Carol Maxwell EDH
    Dental Hygienist

    After gaining my Dental Hygiene Diploma from Birmingham Dental school 1997, I worked in Manchester and the surrounding areas.

    GDC No 5202

    I have recently relocated to Cumbria and enjoy being a member of the Morgan Dental team.I strive to help my patients improve and maintain their oral health in a friendly and encouraging manner. This gives me great job satisfaction from seeing the excellent results that my patients achieve.

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