NEWS:Carl Nehammer’s retirement and Lauren’s Birthday PartyThe practice organised a great party for Lauren to celebrate her birthday and for Carl to mark his retirement. There are some pictureshere but perhaps the best news is that Lauren is expecting her first child in April so we are all very excited!Talking of celebrations, Claire Jones will have been at the Practice for 33 years come 2018.Sulaman Anwar is currently specialising in the treatment of gums and apart from his work in the Practice, is working as a Specialty Registrar in Periodontology at Guy’s Hospital London. More information here.Elly Amirsoleimanhas been on leave for a few months while she gave birth to twins in October 2016. But we are delighted that she has now returned to us on a one day a week basis coming in on Wednesdays and we hope that she will extend that to more days in the coming year.Our high tech surgeryhas now been open for some time but we continue to adapt, innovate and improve it as opportunity and requirements arise. We are benefiting from the extra facilities by being able to have other part-time specialists, dentist and hygienists working with us to complement Patrick Ethrington, Ellie Amirsoleimanand Sulaman Anwar. The surgery is now also equipped with the latest in tooth whitening technology so we are able to offer you a comprehensive range of cosmetic dental treatments. In November 2014we installed a Defibrillator at the Practice - one of very few dental practices to have done so in South West London and to have thus met the standards set by the General Dental Council in this respect.Dr Rohan Rajasinghamis a highly skilled and experienced specialist endodontist (root fillings) and the has been working two days a week with us for the last few years. He comes in on Mondays and Thursdays. Dr Alex Redheadis a specialist Orthodontist. He joined us in 2005 and comes in on Mondays from his practice in the West End from 09:00hrs to 22:00hrs for both children and adults. He specialises in 'invisible' orthodontic techniques. We have known him at the practice for many years and are very pleased to have him working with us. His main reception telephone number for making a booking is 0207 637 0777.Mrs Elly Amirsoleiman joined us a couple of years ago. Ellie is an experienced general dentist and her special interests are children’s dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, tooth whitening and posterior porcelain inlays. In addition to that she is also qualified and highly experienced in cosmetic enhancing treatmentsand appointments for this can be booked through Claire in the normal way.Maria Agiusis our very popular Hygienist and is at the practice for appointments from 08:30 to 17:30hrs, Tuesday, Wednesday and FridayAll the usual suspects are still with us - Patrick Ethrington (37yrs man and boy), Claire Jones (31yrs) and Lauren Creese-Bates (10yrs). And then there’s Titch - Patrick’s dog - a relative newcomer and occasional visitor to the Practice.