SheilaSheila Whittaker
CEB Dip Dent Hygiene
Dental Hygienist
GDC No: 3253

Sheila spent 10 years working as a Dental Nurse in a variety of places including Burnley NHS practice, Harley Street, Aberdeen, with the Lothian Health Board and finally Edinburgh Dental Hospital where she held the post of Head Nurse in the Orthodontic Department.

She qualified as a Hygienist in 1986 at Newcastle Upon Tyne Dental Hospital where she was awarded the Oral B Cup for the highest national marks in the final exams. Following this, she worked for several years in practices in Oxford and Southampton, moving to Horsham and joining Sussex Healthcare in 2005.

Sheila finds working with nervous patients and establishing a positive rapport particularly satisfying. In addition to updating knowledge and attending meetings regularly, she also enjoys socialising with friends, making greetings cards, and trying to keep fit !

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