Tewkesbury Dental is based on the belief that our customers’ needs are of the utmost importance. Our entire team is committed to meeting those needs. As a result, a high percentage of our business is from repeat customers and referrals. We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.
VRAJESH RUPARELIA (GDC number 68480) – Principal Dentist
Dr Vrajesh Ruparelia is the principal dentist and owner at Tewkesbury Dental. He is an experienced general and cosmetic dental surgeon and a member of the British Dental Association.
He graduated in dentistry at the United Medical Schools of Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital in 1992, winning the Ronald Gain Prosthetics Prize, after receiving an honours degree in physiology from the University of Liverpool in 1988.
Vrajesh joined a practice in Herefordshire for his vocational training year and won the Dudley Road Hospital Best Case presentation award, and in 1994 he joined a dental practice in Tewkesbury.
In 1997 he set up Tewkesbury Dental in a former estate agents and his thriving private clinic providing general dentistry and skin rejuvenation treatments has become an established local business, with Vrajesh going on to train doctors and dentists in facial aesthetics.
In his spare time Vrajesh enjoys relaxing with a good book and listening to music.
VINAY BOHRA – Implant Specialist
Vinay joined the team at Tewkesbury Dental this summer to offer our patients the convenience of implants without needing to be referred elsewhere. Vinay lives with his wife and runs a successful dental/implant clinic in Bristol.
KAREN NOY – Hygienist (GDC No: 4491)
An award winning practioner with several years of experience. With an approachable and caring manner Karen shares her passion and enthusiasm for dental health with all of her patients. Adept at communicating with all members of the public and colleagues, putting them at ease, yet delivering clear and concise advice. With a proven track record of consistently delighting clients with results and exceeding their expectations. she is an advocate of the benefits that a proactive dental hygiene regime can bring to a patients general health. By introducing new and innovative practices, she ensures that a healthy mouth is maintained and forms part of a wider wellbeing focus. Thus Karen takes a keen interest in all aspects of her patient’s lives and develops a strong bond and rapport. As a dental professional she ensure that a patients’ experience is a positive one, where they are educated, welcome responsibility for their hygiene and leave feeling enthused. Treating individuals with personal respect and attention develops trust and all round positive results.
NIKKI HOLLINS – Hygiene Therapist
Nikki joined Tewkesbury Dental in January and will work on a Thursday each week.
Nikki began her career in dentistry in 2001 and went on to become a dual qualified hygiene therapist after graduating from Kings College London.
Nikki specialises in treating nervous or anxious patients and finds it incredibly rewarding when she is able to gain a patient’s trust and improve their confidence.
HERBERT MUKASA – Nurse
Herbert is a key member of the team here at Tewkesbury Dental. As well as being a nurse, he is currently undertaking his Overseas Registration Exams to enable him to practice as a Dentist – watch this space…