Our Team

Dentists:


Owen Dee Dentist The Dental centre Cowplain Waterlooville
Owen Dee
BA B Dent Sci (Dublin) 1981
GDC Nr: 56378
Owen qualified as a general dental practitioner in Dublin in 1981.He moved to England soon after this and has been working in cowplain since 1984.He has owned The Dental Centre since 2001.He is a keen supporter of Portsmouth football club and enjoys his sports, especially golf. Owen is married and has two grown up daughters.


Wiekus Du Toit, Dentist The Dental centre Cowplain Waterlooville
Wiekus Du Toit
BChD (Stellenbosch) 2001
GDC nr: 84169
Vic moved to the UK in 2003. He trained as junior doctor in maxillofacial surgery at QA hospital Portsmouth in 2004. He then moved into general practice and has been working in the area ever since. He joined the team at the Dental Centre in 2016. He supports the twice, world cup winning, Springboks rugby team and plays golf whenever he is allowed. Vic is married and has 3 young daughters to keep him busy.






Hygienists:


Alison Eastwood Hygienist The Dental centre Cowplain Waterlooville
Alison Eastwood
Alison graduated as a dental hygienist from The Royal Army Dental Corp in 1997. She has worked in number of dental practices, both in UK and abroad, including 3 years in The Falkland Islands. She has been at The Dental Centre since 2001. She is interested in music, travel, films, cooking and spending time with her family.


Julita Krajza-Gajdzinski Hygienist The Dental centre Cowplain Waterlooville
Julita Krajza-Gajdzinski
Julita qualified as a dental hygienist in Poland in 1998. In 2006 she and her family relocated to the UK. After 6 years of living and working in the London area, she joined The Dental centre, providing more, much needed, hygiene appointments for our patients. Julita has 3 children.






Nurses and Receptionists:


Sally Charlesworth Nurse The Dental Centre Cowplain Waterlooville
Sally Charlesworth
Sally is our senior dental nurse, having been at the practice since 1993. After gaining her dental nursing qualification at Highbury college in 1986, she worked in various practices including a prestigious practice in Wimpole street in London. Sally is married with three children.


Charlotte John Nurse The Dental Centre Cowplain Waterlooville
Charlotte John
Charlie joined our practice in 2005 and gained her NVQ in dental nursing in 2008. She left us for a year to travel and work in Australia but soon came back on returning to England. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.


Emma Hopper The Dental Centre Cowplain Waterlooville
Emma Hopper
Emma qualified in 1989 at Highbury college and has since gained further qualifications in dental radiography and sedation. She joined the Dental Centre in 2009.
A mother of two teenage girls, she enjoys walking her dog, socialising with friends and keeping fit.






Office Manager:


Jo Cobon Practice Manager The Dental centre Cowplain Waterlooville
Jo Cobon
Jo qualified as a dental nurse from Highbury college in 1988. She has been with the practice since 1990, leaving for short periods to have and raise her three children.
She is now our office manager, and is involved with smooth day to day running at the practice. Jo's husband is our denture technician.






Practice Manager:


Christine Bristow Practice Manager The Dental centre Cowplain Waterlooville
Christine Bristow
Chrissy joined our practice in 1999 as a dental nurse and qualified from Highbury college in 2002. She took on the role as practice manager in 2005. She is heavily involved in CQC and GDC legislation and clinical governance. She is married with two young children.