Excellent care requires excellent people

Every person in our Practice is essential to your care so we endeavour to recruit, train and retain the best people. Everyone who joins us understands our expectations and receives regular training and personal development to ensure we all share the same ethos of putting our patients at the heart of everything we do.

By providing a caring environment for everyone, we engender loyalty. As the saying goes – we don’t expect loyalty, we earn it. Our practice is part of Rodericks Dental, a company with over 65 practices across the country. We are different because our company is run by dentists – for patients.

Clinical Team
Amy Alger-Green (Dentist)
BDS Brist 2015 GDC No. 265438 (F)

I joined North Petherton Dental Surgery in September 2016 – I grew up in a small village at the foot of the Quantock hills so it feels like coming home!
I graduated from the University of Bristol; a highlight of my dental career to date was treating patients in an emergency clinic in the Philippines for my elective.
Outside of the practice you’ll find me on the hockey pitch for Taunton Vale ladies or indulging in my love of drawing.

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Jon Stenson (Dentist)
BDS Brist 2012 GDC No. 228032 (M)

I graduated from Bristol University with a BDS in 2012 and have worked in general dental practice ever since. I enjoy the wide variety that general dentistry offers and particularly helping nervous patients feel relaxed and comfortable when receiving treatment. In my spare time I play football twice a week as well as caving over the Mendips.

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Jennifer Morecroft (Dentist)
BDS Brist 2007 GDC No. 112769 (F)

I graduated from Bristol University in 2007 and have worked in practice and in hospital, gaining experience in oral and maxillofacial surgery, restorative and paediatric dentistry. I started in North Petherton in 2012 and also work one day per week as an oral surgeon for Somerset Partnership Trust. I am a trainer for foundation dentists through the South-west deanery.

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Roxanne Coffey (Dental Hygienist)
Dip Dent Hygiene Cardiff 2012 GDC No. 233425 (F)

Originally from Northern Ireland, I graduated from Cardiff University in 2012. I have been with the practice since January 2013 and have a special interest in treating nervous patients. I love helping patients with their oral care and want patients to always feel confident with their smile. In my spare time I enjoy pilates!

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Practice Support Team
Gemma Cooper
Trainee Dental Nurse & Receptionist

I have been at North Petherton since March 2015 and have enjoyed the challenges that training as a dental nurse brings. I am striving to pass my nursing exams and see this as a challenge being a mature student. I have a young family in the local area. I enjoy being a mum and baking on the weekends.

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Rehanna Foster
Receptionist

I joined Rodericks in August 2015 as a part time receptionist, I am a college student currently studying three A level qualifications, this is my first job since leaving school and I feel very lucky to have been given the opportunity to work in such a professional environment. In my free time I am a aspiring photographer and learning to drive.

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Emily Bulmer
Trainee Dental Nurse/Receptionist

I joined the practice in the summer of 2015 as a trainee dental nurse / receptionist, and I am currently working towards my level 3 NVQ in dental nursing. Outside of work I enjoy going to music festivals and gigs.

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Natalie Foster
Trainee Dental Nurse/Receptionist

I have been a trainee dental nurse at North Petherton now for over a year, and enjoy working with Jennifer Morecroft on a daily basis, I enjoy my roles within the team and take a special interest in the stock controls and orders. I am working towards my qualification and enjoying the process, In my spare time I enjoy socialising with family and friends.

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Kelly ridgway
Trainee Dental Nurse/Receptionist

I Started working at North Petherton in October 2016 as a trainee dental nurse/receptionist, I previously have dental nursing experience and I am really looking forward to gaining my dental nurse qualification. I really enjoy the lovely team and friendly atmosphere in the practice. my hobbies include musical theatre, running as i am training for a half marathon i also enjoy walking my dog on the quantocks

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Jess Pear
Trainee Dental Nurse/Receptionist

I joined Roderick’s in June 2016. I have been made to feel very welcome by everyone and have really enjoyed my training. I aim to progress my career in the dentistry field once I am a fully qualified dental nurse.

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Practice Manager
Stacey Moore (Practice Manager - Qualified Dental Nurse)
Qual-National Certificate NEBDN 2010 GDC No. 208698 (F)

I qualified in 2011 and gained various experience nursing in all the Rodericks Dental Ltd Northampton dental practices. I then went on to gain my application of fluoride qualification and became paedodontic co-ordinator for all primary schools in the area which gave me a wealth of knowledge, I progressed into practice management and loved the role. Working within Rodericks Dental Ltd has enabled me to relocate to the South West with my young family. I love my new location and practice, I enjoy managing North Petherton Dental Practice as I have such a great team working with me everyday.

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