Meet the team
Dr Andre Louw B.Ch. D (Stell) D.P.D.S (Bristol) (GDC. 69075)
Andre graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in Cape Town in 1993. What started as a year of travel in the UK, turned into more than 20 years of dentistry in mixed and private practices all over Somerset. He opened his first practice in Minehead in 1998 and has since expanded to Williton and Bridgwater. He gained a Diploma in Post-graduate Dental Studies from the University of Bristol in 2002. He has developed a special interest in the placement of Dental Implants to replace and restore missing teeth. He enjoys Aesthetic Dentistry and has a special interest in the treatment of cranio-facial pain (head and neck aches) associated with temperomandibular joint dysfunction. He is currently studying a Masters Degree in Orthodontics at the University of London. He is involved in various dental committees, which included roles as Chairman of Somerset British Dental Association and Secretary of the Somerset LDC. He has been appointed as a Foundation Dentist Trainer for the Southwest for more than 10 years. He is an avid rugby and cricket supporter and enjoys playing tennis and golf. He also loves travelling, hiking and fine wines.
Dr TK Jacobs B.Ch.D (Stell) MSc (W Cape) (GDC. 71608)
Theo obtained a degree in dentistry from the University of Stellenbosch near Cape Town in 1995. He worked in Community Dentistry in South Africa until 2005. He has degrees and postgraduate diplomas in Chemistry, Maxillo-facial surgery and Education. He has a special interest in oral surgery. His hobbies include techno-gadgets and he has a great love for cats.
Dr Jacqueline Stanbridge B.Ch.D (Stell) D.P.D.S (Bristol) (GDC. 70828) Jackie graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in Cape Town in 1995. She started her working career in Somerset, and in 2002 gained a Diploma in Post-graduate Dental Studies at the University of Bristol. She enjoys aesthetic dentistry and developed a special interest in root canal therapy. She has three lively children that keep her on her toes. She loves being outdoors especially the seaside. Her hobbies include sport, family holidays, reading and entertaining friends.
Rebecca Clarkson EDH Dip Dent Hygiene
Becci qualified as a Dental Hygienist from the University of Liverpool in 2003. She has a special interest in all aspects of preventative care. Outside work she enjoys horse riding and kayaking.
- Zoe Neal RDN (NVQ L3) (GDC. 188660)
- Zoe Greenslade (GDC. 212050)
- Lauren Parfitt RDN (GDC. 125639)
Senior Dental Nurses:
- Claire Hawker (NVQ L3) (GDC.240626)
- Carol Hayes (Dental Nursing Degree) (GDC. 253238)
- Emma Antill (Dental Nursing Degree) (GDC.)
- Sarah Thrush (Dental Nursing Degree) (GDC.)
- Natalie Price Trainee Dental Nurse
- Paulina Ilyes Trainee Dental Nurse
- Jean Cockrem
- Lesley Tapp