Meet our staff

Our friendly team at Allsopp Orthodontics work together to achieve one overall goal – the best dental results for you!
Julie Alford
Julie Alford Orthodontic Therapist & Hygienist DN, RON, RDH, RCSed dip,
GDC DH5210

Julie qualified as a dental nurse in 1994 before qualifying as a dental hygienist in June 1997, the same year she gained her radiography qualification. She then became a registered orthodontic nurse in August 2008 before qualifying as an orthodontic therapist through the University of Bristol in December 2009.

Rebecca Docherty
Rebecca Docherty Practice Manager RDN, Certificate in Dental Radiography, IOSH
GDC 143735

Rebecca has worked for Dr Allsopp since 2002. She qualified as a dental nurse in 2004 followed by radiography in 2009. Since 2010 Rebecca has had a management role which includes Health and Safety (in which she has an IOSH qualification), child protection, clinical governance, complaints, information governance, radiography protection supervisor and human resources.

Jane Hackett
Jane Hackett Receptionist Jane - Denplan Champion

Jane has worked as a dental receptionist for over 30 years so she is extremely experienced and has a great relationship with our patients. She is our Denplan Champion.

Sophie Shotton
Sophie Shotton Hygienist RDH
GDC 115778

Sophie qualified as a dental hygienist in 2007 from Cardiff University Dental Hospital, where she developed a keen interest in implantology and helping patients care for their implants. Since then she has further developed her skills in private practice and likes keeping up-to-date with new techniques within the industry. This includes helping patients to achieve a brighter whiter smile with our advanced whitening system. In her spare time Sophie likes to keep active and has recently taken part in the wolf run.

Katie Fahey
Katie Fahey Management team / Invisalign treatment consultant GDC 223414

Katie has worked with us since 2010. She qualifed as a dental nurse in 2012 and was then promoted to Head Nurse at our Bridge Street practice.

In 2014 Katie successfully passed her radiography exam. She has now taken on a new role as Invisalign Treatment Consultant and has gained a Health & Safety qualification. She has also gained her impression taking qualification and her radiography. Katie is our child protection lead, and a member of the management team.

Sarah Sturgess
Sarah Sturgess GDC 231640

Sarah joined us in 2012 and was promoted to head nurse of our Bridge Street practice. She is now head nurse at both of our clinics and part of the management team. Sarah gained her radiography qualification in 2012.

Kerry Mason
Kerry Mason Dental Nurse GDC 132807

Kerry is one of our qualified dental nurses. She has been with us for 6 years. Kerry enjoys working in surgery with Dr Pickles and on reception. Kerry is qualified to apply topical fluoride.

Sophie Wright
Sophie Wright Dental Nurse GDC 250200

Sophie is a fully qualified dental nurse with her dental radiography qualification. She is also qualified to take dental impressions. She does a lot of reception work but also she is a treatment coordinator. Sophie has been with us for 6 years.

Courtney Cooper
Courtney Cooper Trainee dental nurse.

Courtney is one of our newest members of staff. She is currently training to become a dental nurse with Performance through people.

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22 Birmingham Road, Walsall West Midlands, WS1 2LT

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