Meet the team

At Holland House Dental Care our highly skilled, friendly team shares the same single vision: we put you first. Together, we are dedicated to providing you with a first class experience, from the comfort of our reception to the very latest innovations in dental technology. We make sure you have the best possible care from the second you walk through the door.

Find out more about each of our practice team members below.

Display:

Lela Kendall

Lela Kendall

Associate
BDS Birm 2008
GDC No. 154135

Robert Church

Robert Church

Associate
BDS Lond 2010
GDC No. 193179

Odette Van Wyk

Odette Van Wyk

Associate
BChD Stell 1997
GDC No. 73719

Dirk Photo For Website Ed

Dirk Wolvaardt

Associate
BChD Pretoria 1989
GDC No. 77041

Chris Smith

Associate

BSc (Hons), BChD (Leeds 2006), MJDF RSC (Eng), DipImpDent RCS (Eng), PG DipSed

GDC No. 104104

Dentist with specialist interest in dental implants and conscious sedation.

Chris has a keen interest in implants, sedation and extractions, accepting referrals in all of these areas. Since graduating from Leeds Dental School in 2006, Chris has worked in private practice as a general dental practitioner. While enjoying all aspects of general dentistry, Chris has gone on to achieve a number of further academic successes.

Notably Chris is a member of the Joint Dental Faculties having passed both the MJDF and Diploma in Implant Dentistry with the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He also more recently secured the Newcastle University post graduate Diploma in Conscious Sedation.

Chris has built a successful peripatetic dental implant service, helping patients in their own practices across Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Cambridgeshire and Rutland.

Chris is committed the provision of high quality dental care in a relaxed environment.

Melissa Thompson

Therapist
Diploma in Dental Hygiene and Therapy University of Sheffield 2020
GDC No. 237764

Leola Willoughby

Registered Dental Nurse
Verified competency in Dental Nursing
GDC No. 119994

Zara Adcock

Zara Adcock

Registered Dental Nurse
NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2009
GDC No. 169504

Katie Johnson

Katie Johnson

Practice Manager and Registered Dental Nurse
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2014
GDC No. 252079

Hannah Stone

Registered Dental Nurse
NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2008
GDC No. 174832

Mollie Smith

Registered Dental Nurse
GDC No. 295224

Kyleigh Dudley

Registered Dental Nurse
NVQ L3 Oral Health Care: Dental Nursing & Independent Assessment City & Guilds 2003
GDC No. 162394

Anita Downes

Anita Downes

Receptionist

Sylvia Butler

Receptionist

Bethany Webster

Receptionist

Also in this section

The care of our patients is always our primary concern.

    Next steps

    Ready to see one of the team?

    If your ready to book an appointment, get in touch today.

      Read our reviews

      Portman Dental Care Awards

      Fmc Logo 2019 Winner Oby M25
      Award Logo 2018
      Dental Industry Award - Portman Dental Care
      The Dentistry Awards - Portman Dental Care
      Private Dentistry Awards - Portman Dental Care
      Elite Practice Award - Portman Dental Care

      Regrettably, our NHS services ended on 30th November 2023 We explored all available options to carry on providing NHS services, but unfortunately these were exhausted, and we had no alternative but to hand back our contract and stop providing NHS services as of 30st November 2023. If you would like to find a new practice that accepts NHS patients, you can use the NHS find a dentist service.