Gregory Souster

Gregory Souster

BDS DDS MFDS RCSEd and MOrth RCSEd

Specialist Orthodontist
GDC No:178442

Greg qualified from the University of Birmingham in 2009. After completing Vocational Training in South Devon he under took senior house officer posts in; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Royal London Hospital and Princess Alexandra Hospital), Special Care Dentistry (Buckinghamshire) and Paediatrics(Dundee Dental Hospital).

After being accepted onto the specialist training pathway for Orthodontics Greg relocated to Taunton in 2014. During this time he completed his Doctorate in Dental Surgery at the University of Bristol. In 2017 he sat his Membership in Orthodontics exams with the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. Having successfully passed the exams Greg was registered on the Orthodontics Specialist List with the General Dental Council.

Originally from Luton, Greg is a keen Luton Town FC fan. When he is not supporting his team he can be found riding one of his motorbikes or playing golf (badly).

Cian Lowney

Cian Lowney

BDS MOrth MSc

Specialist Orthodontist
GDC: 212363

Cian completed his undergraduate dental training in University College Cork in 2011. Following this, he completed vocational training and senior house officer posts in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Paediatric Dentistry, Oral Surgery and Restorative Dentistry in Manchester and Edinburgh.

Cian completed his specialty orthodontic training in Leeds Dental Institute and Seacroft Hospital from 2015-2018. During this time, he completed a Master of Science (MSc) by Research, with distinction. He was awarded the William Houston Gold medal for achieving the highest results in the Membership in Orthodontics (M. Orth) examinations through the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and was registered on the Orthodontic Specialist list with the General Dental Council in 2018.

After completing his specialty training, Cian worked in specialist orthodontic practice before completing consultant training in Leeds Dental Institute and York General Hospital from 2019-2021, completing the Intercollegiate Specialty Fellowship Examinations. He was appointed as a Consultant Orthodontist in Leeds Dental Institute in October 2021.

Outside of dentistry, Cian is a keen triathlete and particularly enjoys cycling and running.

Guy Wells

Guy Wells

BDS MFGDP

Dentist
GDC No:85721

Originally from West Yorkshire, Guy graduated from Newcastle University in 2005 and remained in the North East to complete his Vocational Training.
Guy subsequently has worked within both the NHS and privately at practices in Northumberland and Teesside before settling with his wife and two children in North Yorkshire. Guy has been part of the team at Vitality since 2011.
Since qualifying as a dentist Guy has developed professionally by gaining his postgraduate dental diploma allowing him Membership of the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners (MFGDP UK) and has completed a large number of courses learning from world renowned dental lecturers to allow him develop and improve his skills.

Guy enjoys all aspects of dentistry but has a particular interest in minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry, preventative dentistry and helping nervous patients overcome their fears. He has also expanded his interest in orthodontics and has successfully completed the IAS Academy’s Advanced Orthodontic Course.
Guy is happy to see regular patients, those requiring a one off cosmetic treatment and is providing more Orthodontic treatment both for NHS and Private patients.

David Watson

David Watson

BDS.

Dentist
GDC No. 77905

Dave studied dentistry at Newcastle University and qualified in 2000, After qualifying he worked in a busy NHS practice in Stockton.

Dave did further training in Orthodontics as a clinical assistant at North Tees General Hospital.

He now splits his time between here and a general practice in Stokesley.

Alison Mason

Alison Mason

Dip Orth Therapy RCSEd.

Orthodontic Therapist
GDC No. 158131

Angela Maughan GDC No. 156515

Angela Maughan GDC No. 156515

Practice Manager
Alicia Salt  GDC No. 221761

Alicia Salt GDC No. 221761

Head Dental Nurse
Rosie Coulthard GDC No. 271748

Rosie Coulthard GDC No. 271748

Orthodontic Dental Nurse
Abigail Dixon GDC No. 267043

Abigail Dixon GDC No. 267043

Orthodontic Dental Nurse
Rebecca Sellers GDC No. 250027

Rebecca Sellers GDC No. 250027

Orthodontic Dental Nurse
Joanne Richardson GDC No. 182095

Joanne Richardson GDC No. 182095

Orthodontic Dental Nurse
Simona Tolu

Simona Tolu

Receptionist

The General Dental Council (GDC) are the governing body who set standards in dentistry which registered dental professionals must follow. They produce advice for patients including lists of questions you might want to ask during your appointments.

For further information you can can visit their website www.gdc-uk.org

By law, all dentists, dental nurses, dental technicians, dental hygienists, dental therapists, clinical dental technicians and orthodontic therapists who provide your dental care must be registered with the GDC.
GDC registration numbers of all of our team can be found above.
While on the GDC register you can expect dental professionals to keep their skills up to date through continuing professional development. They also need to meet gdc standards.
There are nine principles registered dental professionals must keep to at all times.

As a GDC registrant dentists must:

  1. Put patients’ interests first
  2. Communicate effectively with patients
  3. Obtain valid consent
  4. Maintain and protect patients’ information
  5. Have a clear and effective complaints procedure
  6. Work with colleagues in a way that is in patients’ best interests
  7. Maintain, develop and work within their professional knowledge and skills
  8. Raise concerns if patients are at risk
  9. Make sure their personal behaviour maintains patients’ confidence in you and the dental profession