Meet The Team​

Our Clinicians

Dr Mark Troy MSc, DMD, DDS, MFGDP(UK)

Associate Dentist

GDC: 85207

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.

Parisa Samadzadeh-Yaghini

Associate Dentist

GDC: 74775

Our Support Team

Marina Cooke

Dental Nurse

GDC: 238061

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.

Claudine James

Dental Nurse and 

Oral Health Educator

GDC: 181419

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.

Mez Merrifield

Practice Manager

Mez joined our Practice in August 2020 and is our Receptionist and Practice Manager. 

Mez has worked within the dental industry for 25 years with experience in nursing, reception, management and compliance. 

Mez decided to pursue a career in Dentistry as she enjoys supporting and caring for others. Mez is also a qualified hairdresser.

When she is not at work Mez enjoys spending time with her 2 daughters and is very keen on motivational speech, cleaning and health and fitness.