Meet The Team – Smileright™ in Cheltenham
GDC Number: 72997
Advance Aesthetic dentistry (London, UK), Implant Dentistry (London, UK)
Dr. Bita Craig qualified from Gothenburg University in Sweden, 1997 and has 18 years UK experience. Including 18 months in an implant clinic in Dubai she is able to offer a vast range of treatment to her patients.
Dr. Bita has had her own Dental practices in UK and has been the clinical lead for a large multi surgery practice in Reading. In Dubai, Dr. Bita was a supervisor for implant training courses as well as for the regional centre of Warwick University UK.
Dr. Bita has pursued her postgraduate education in Advanced aesthetic dentistry (UCL Eastman Dental Institute in 2009), Implantology (2008), Facial aesthetic (2008) and is currently working on her Master degree in implant dentistry with BPP University.
She is committed to providing the highest quality and latest technology in dental care and as well as routine dentistry. Dr. Bita has been working with the more demanding aspects of cosmetic dentistry, smile reconstruction and full mouth rehabilitation.
Dr. Bita is passionate and dedicated to her profession, offering both caring and honest advice to her clients. Bita is your smile designer she will help restore confidence back to your smile.
Dr Ntanos DipDS.
GDC Number: 221636
Dr Ntanos is a very experienced dentist committed to providing the highest quality care to all of his patients. He has extensive experience in the full range of dental care with a particular interest in cosmetic dentistry. Dimitrios has a gentle manner; he takes a caring approach and aims to explain all treatment options effectively to ensure that the patient has input and is comfortable in the decision that they make. His aim is to ensure that his patients’ oral health and dental wellbeing are his top priority and he welcomes all new patients.
Dr Veronica Castro Zarzoso Lic Odont Valencia.
GDC Number: 102565
Dr Castro strives always to deliver the highest quality care to her patients .She is compassionate and sympathetic and believes in the importance in listening to the concerns and aspirations of her patients always communicating the treatment options clearly and ensuring that her patients have a thorough understanding before progressing with the mutually agreed appropriate treatment option.
She is committed to continuous professional development attending numerous courses to ensure that she is providing her patients with the most up to date techniques.Veronica has now completed her MSc in Orthodontics at the University of Warwick Medical School.
Dr Craig Bridges (PhD, DDSc(Ortho), MSC, MGDSRCS).
GDC Number: 48045.
Dr Bridges studied at the High School of Glasgow and then at Glasgow University where he attained his BDS degree and Final Year prizes in Orthodontics, Restorative Dentistry and Final Year Prize from the Royal Odontological Society. On graduation, Dr Bridges started in Dental practice and this helped him fund his future study of Orthodontics in the US. The decision to study ‘across the pond’ was driven by his desire to be able to deliver aesthetic and cosmetic treatments of the highest standard to his patients and WITHOUT taking any teeth out unless absolutely necessary.
Dr Bridges studied at the University of Washington in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, gaining his Diploma in Dento-facial Orthopaedics and Orthodontics and subsequently the Doctorate in Dental Science (Orthodontics).
He returned to the UK and passed the Membership of both the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh and Glasgow. While he is retained currently as an Examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. All during this time, Craig worked in a Dental and Orthodontic practice environment in Glasgow when back in the UK.
Craig subsequently moved to Gloucestershire where he works in Orthodontic Practice at Eastgate then Parade Orthodontics. Also in both Cheltenham General and Gloucestershire Royal Hospitals Orthodontic Departments before opening his own dedicated Practice in 2002. Dr Bridges now works alongside the Smileright team in their Cheltenham practice.
Dr Mohammed Shibl.
GDC Number: 261565.
The art and science of dentistry appealed to Dr. Shibl ever since starting his undergraduate degree in Egypt. He continues to be committed to providing the quality care that his patients deserve. Since graduating, he has gained extensive experience working on a wide range of patients. Dr Shibl makes sure that his knowledge is up-to-date with the latest in his field. While with an interest in crowns and bridges, yet he is passionate about cosmetic dentistry and delivering treatment that create beautiful smiles using an evidence-based approach.
The Reception and Nursing Team
Our dental team are backed up with experienced reception staff and our professional and dedicated Dental Nurse Team. All of whom are there to offer you the highest standards in dental care. Whilst also to ensure your visit to our Smileright Dental Clinic is a positive experience.