Pasadena Dental Practice
Gentle Dental Care
Meet The Team
Dr Mark Troy MSc, DMD, DDS, MFGDP(UK)
Mark graduated from Semmelweis Medical University in 1995 with a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree.
He soon developed a keen interest in surgical aspects of dentistry and decided to pursue advanced training in this field. In 2000 Mark gained the Postgraduate Diploma in Surgical Dentistry and Minor Oral Surgery (DDS) from Medical University of Warsaw.
Over the years, in addition to his surgical proficiency, he has developed a strong professional interest in Restorative Dentistry and he has learned the complexities of advanced restorative treatment.
Mark has furthered his knowledge and understanding of various aspects of dental medicine by completing a four year post-graduate master's course at King's College in London. In 2012 he was awarded the Degree of Master of Science in Dental and Maxillofacial Radiology.
Following successful completion of his master's degree, Mark had been working for three years as Clinical Teacher at the Department of Restorative Dentistry at King's College in London.
He is a full member of the Faculty of General Dental Practice UK.
Katherine Morris BDS, MJDF RCS(Eng)
Kate qualified with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Liverpool, and has since gained Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, London (MJDF).
She has worked in practices across the North West of England and London, before moving down to the South Coast in 2017.
Kate enjoys all aspects of dentistry. She firmly believes in the importance of prevention, and enjoys providing minimally invasive and gentle dentistry.
In her spare time, Kate enjoys running, yoga and spending time at the beach.
Judy qualified from the Royal Dental Hospital London, which is part of St Georges' Medical and Dental School. She was a prize winner in her year for the student with the highest number of marks. Having moved from the midlands, Judy joined our team in January 2018. She brings with her a wealth of experience and knowledge in Dental Hygiene and is an active member of The British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy.
Having a friendly and caring approach, she enjoys watching the improvement in her patients oral and therefore overall health. Outside of work she has two married children, enjoys exploring the beautiful Dorset coastline, is a keen cook and amateur baker.
Our Support Team
Marina joined our Practice in June 2010 having qualified from Bournemouth and Poole college holding an NVQ Level 3 Dental Nursing and VRQ Level 3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2012.
Marina thoroughly enjoys Endodontic Treatment and Implantology. With her calm and professional manner, she thrives in surgery supporting both patient and clincian.
During her spare time, Marina enjoys cooking and sports.
Dental Nurse and
Oral Health Educator
Claudine joined our Practice in November 2017 having qualified from Eastman Dental Hospital with a Certificate of Proficiency in Dental Nursing Assoc Dent Hospitals in 2009. Claudine is an Oral Health Educator and is passionate about educating, motivating and reassuring patients, making them feel at ease throughout their dental treatment. Outside of Dentistry Claudine is also a qualified Sports Massage Therapist. In her spare time, Claudine enjoys travelling, sports and has a keen interest in fashion.
Maria joined our Practice in August 2018 and is our Receptionist and Administrator.
Maria comes from a background in Hotel Management which she successfully did for 10 years.
Maria decided to pursue a career in Dentistry as she enjoys supporting and caring for others.
When Maria is not at work she enjoys spending time with her Husband, family and friends, travelling and cooking.