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Ingrams Dental Practice opened in July 2002. Since then we have focused on providing excellent quality dental care in a relaxing and welcoming environment. Our Dental Plans concentrate on preserving the tooth structure and maintaining dental health to reduce the need for dental treatment.
There are 2 Dentists working in the practice – Dr Mike Ingram and Dr Suzie Ingram, both of whom adhere to the rules governing the profession (GDC Standards for Dental Professionals). They are supported by our Dental Nurses Miss Emma Williamson, Miss Jessica Batts, Mrs Helen Harvey and Miss Michelle Mason. Our Staff are trained to assist the dentists during treatment, as well as to look after you during your visit. They will also be able to help with any questions you might have about your dental treatment. All Staff hold Dental Qualifications, are registered with the General Dental Council and have current enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) certificates
What we Offer
Ingrams Dental Practice provides a full range of services to patients of all ages; hygiene and preventative treatments, cosmetic dentistry, implants, full mouth reconstructions, tooth whitening and TMJ therapy. We provide the highest quality of care to our patients whether their needs are basic or complex. Our Dentists continue to ensure that they are at the forefront of the latest techniques, with completion of many courses around the country. Our team of experienced staff are given regular internal training, and attend external courses in the UK and abroad to ensure that they offer a quality service.
Mike Ingram GDC: 68404
Dr Mike Ingram graduated from Sheffield University in 1992. He then spent 7 years in the Army serving in Germany, Bosnia, Croatia and Northern Ireland. He has a special interest in the rehabilitation of complex cases and provides advanced dental procedures including implants and sedation. He also a Level 2 Recognised Provider of the excellent Six Month Smiles cosmetic braces system.
Dr Ingram is a member of the Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry, the Association of Dental Implantology and is Dental Phobia Certified.
He has recently completed an MSc in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry with the degree of distinction at the University of Manchester.
When his three children, three cats and two dogs allow him some spare time, Mike likes to referee rugby matches. He is a member of the Leicestershire Society of Rugby Union Referees, and also coaches his son, Archie, at Keyworth RFC.
Mike still thinks he is 21 on the inside, and has signed up to do the 'Tough Mudder' challenge in May 2016 for Help for Heroes.
Suzie Ingram GDC: 70582
Dr Suzie Ingram, attended Loughborough High School and then Newcastle University to study Dentistry, graduating in 1995.
She served for six years in the Army, spending time in Germany, Bosnia and Croatia before leaving at the rank of Major in 2001. On leaving the Army she worked briefly in Barrow-on-Soar before setting up the practice here.
Dr Ingram is trained in advanced facial aesthetic techniques.
Dr Ingram now works part-time. She is currently working towards a Diploma in Aesthetic Dentistry with the Tipton Training Academy.
Emma Williamson GDC: 145260
Emma has been with us since 2007. She usually works with Mike and assists him with all the advanced procedures we provide at the practice. She has a huge amount of experience in Sedation and Implant nursing as well as an in depth knowledge of general Dentistry. She is our Decontamination lead.
Emma is learning the cello and likes going to gigs and travelling.
Helen Harvey GDC: 153454
Helen has many years experience having qualified in November 2000. Since then she has attended a huge number of courses and also successfully completed her Oral Health Diploma in September 2004. This enables her to discuss treatment options with patients and give effective oral hygiene instruction. She is our longest serving staff member having been with us since 2005. She is always calm and capable. Helen usually works part-time with Suzie.
Jessica Batts GDC: 259802
Jessica joined us in June 2015. She recently qualified as a Dental Nurse and enjoys the surgical aspect of dental nursing. Jessica is very organised and has an excellent manner with our patients. Jessica enjoys helping nervous patients to feel more comfortable attending the dentist and is enrolled on a course in Dental sedation Nursing.
In her spare time Jessica enjoys baking.
Michelle Mason GDC: 122906
Michelle joined us in 2014 following a move from Derbyshire. She qualified in Dental Nursing in 2006. She has a broad range of experience in Implant and Sedation nursing and undertook a degree in Complimentary Therapies in 2013. Michelle has a delightfully pleasant manner with our patients. Usually she is involved with the day-to-day running of the practice and on Reception.