Owner and Orthodontic Dentist : Julian qualified as a dentist at the University of Queensland Dental School, Brisbane, Australia in 1992. In the years following he worked in both Australia and the UK in general dental practice, providing a broad range of dental treatments. In 2000 he commenced his specialist training in Orthodontics in Edinburgh. During his three years in Scotland Julian attained his Masters degree, Orthodontic qualification and was awarded membership of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh ).

Julian enjoys what he does for his patients and believes that working in a warm and friendly environment is key to providing high quality treatment and achieving the best possible results.

Manisha graduated in Dentistry from Guys Dental Hospital in 1992. She then completed a 1 year Vocational Training contract in North London after which she undertook SHO posts in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. During this time Manisha completed her primary and Final Fellowship examinations. She was then accepted onto the 3 year training programme for Orthodontic Training at Guys Dental Hospital. In 2001, Manisha was awarded MSc and Membership in Orthodontics from Guys Hospital.

After an amazing 3 month backpacking trip to South America, Manisha then commenced her amazing career as an Orthodontic Dentist in 2002. She initially worked in 3 different Specialist Practices and at Kingston Hospital. Over the past 13 years Manisha has treated a vast array of Orthodontic cases. She has great experience in treating both Adults and Children. Manisha is a great fan of treating Class II children with Functional Appliances. She uses a number of different appliances according to the needs of the patient. She has experience in the Straight Wire Appliances, Self-ligating systems including Damon, Lingual Appliances and Invisalign.

Manisha now has 2 young children and likes to divide her time between work and family.

Jessica qualified as a dentist in 2010 from the University of Bristol. She was awarded four prizes on graduation including the Wilkie Orthodontic Medal. Initially, she worked in general practice and gained a wide breadth of experience in several dental hospital posts, including oral medicine, oral and maxillofacial surgery and special care dentistry. During this period Jessica completed the Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties (MJDF) at the Royal College of Surgeons London. Following this she undertook the three year Orthodontic training programme at Kings College London, training in Guy’s hospital, Kingston hospital and St Thomas’ hospital. She completed her MOrth and MSc in Orthodontics, winning the Phillip Walther Prize for the highest results in the process.

She is a member of the British Orthodontic Society, Irish Orthodontic Society and Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. She has presented at conferences and published her research in peer reviewed journals. 

Jessica is a registered specialist Orthodontist. Having worked in specialist Orthodontic practice in Surrey, she enjoyed some time abroad working as a specialist Orthodontist in Ireland before joining the team here. She enjoys guiding her patients through their Orthodontic journey and the privilege of getting to know them in the process. She treats patients of all ages using a range of fixed and removable Orthodontic appliances. She likes to keep up to date with new techniques and embraces the latest technology in the world of Orthodontics. 

Jessica grew up locally, she has now settled back with her husband Geoff who is also a dentist, their 2 young children and dog Ralphie.

Our Associate dentists are self-employed, independent contractors and are personally responsible for the treatment they provide.

Our Therapists

Christina joined the practice in October 2018 after working at E&G Ortho Ltd for over 10 years.

Christina was awarded the Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy from The University of Warwick, in July 2014.

In addition to her therapy qualification Christina has also gained further qualifications in:

  • Dental Radiography
  • Certificate in Orthodontic Nursing

Christina has been in dentistry since 2002 and has experience in general dentistry, endodontics, oral surgery, implants and orthodontics.

Our Support Staff

Lorna started her career at West Street Orthodontics in 2009, throughout her years she has developed a good understanding of patient empathy and needs. She enjoys meeting people and will always strive to ensure patients are satisfied with their treatment. Lorna ensures the smooth running of reception and will likely be one of the first people you meet at the practice.

What our patients say

A wonderful experience. Always knew someone was a phone call away if I needed reassurance.