Meet the Team

Our friendly team is ready to give you a warm welcome to our practice.

We continually strive to improve the service that we provide for all of our patients by regular staff meetings and training in new techniques.

Our commitment to high standards in line with current Best Practice can be viewed in our “Maintaining Standards” section.

Specialist orthodontists

Nick HuntleyNick Huntley BDS FDSRCPS MSc MOrthRCS (UK) qualified in 1993 from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Following House Jobs and Vocational Training, 2 years were spent in residency jobs in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. In 1997, he entered the Orthodontic Training Programme in Manchester, which he completed in 2000. Following 2 years of specialist orthodontic practice, he joined the practice in April 2003 and became a Partner in 2005.
GDC Number: 69383

Judith CharltonJudith Charlton BDS(Hons) BMedSci MFDSRCS MSc MOrthRCS (UK) qualified in 2001 at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, having also completed a Bachelor of Medical Sciences as an undergraduate. Following two years of General Professional Training, she acquired the MFDS postgraduate qualification in 2003. She started her postgraduate training in orthodontics at Newcastle in 2004, which she completed in 2007. Judith joined Cleveland Orthodontics as an Associate in October 2007 and became a Partner in 2010.
GDC Number: 79418

Dentists with a particular interest in orthodontics

Richard D WebsterRichard D Webster BDS DGDP RCS (UK) qualified in 1987 from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. He completed vocational training in Nunthorpe, Cleveland and became a General Dental Practitioner in Yarm and Stockton as an associate in 1989. He was awarded the Diploma in General Dental Practice in 1993 and went on to become a Practice Principal in Yarm in 1997. His orthodontic training was gained while working as a Clinical Assistant in orthodontics at Middlesbrough General Hospital from 1989 to 1996. He joined Cleveland Orthodontics as an associate in 2001.
GDC Number: 62322

Jayne SutherlandJayne Sutherland BDS DPCO RCS(UK) qualified from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1986. She has worked in general dental practice across the North East, and currently is an associate at the Park Avenue Dental Practice in Redcar. Jayne undertook Clinical Assistant Training in Orthodontics at Middlesbrough General Hospital from 1999, and accepted the post of Clinical Assistant in Orthodontics at the Friarage Hospital in Northallerton. Jayne joined Cleveland Orthodontics as an Associate in April 2008 and has successfully obtained the Diploma in Primary Care Orthodontics at the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
GDC Number: 61169

Jill AllenJill Allen BDS qualified in 1993 from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne. After completing Vocational Training, Jill initially worked as a General Dental Practitioner, becoming a Practice Principal in 1996. In 2001, Jill went on to join the Community Dental Services, becoming a Senior Dental Officer in 2004. During this time she developed many skills within special care dentistry and currently still maintains her links with the Community Dental Services by undertaking epidemiology surveys. In 2010, Jill became a clinical assistant in orthodontics at James Cook University Hospital. She joined Cleveland Orthodontics in 2014.
GDC number: 69336

Hygienist

Adelle GauntAdelle Gaunt RDH-Diploma in Dental Hygiene (UK) obtained her Diploma in Dental Hygiene from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 2003. Prior to this she had worked for 12 years as a qualified dental nurse in a number of dental practices across Teesside. Adelle joined Cleveland Orthodontics in April 2008, and uses her valuable skills to provide oral hygiene support for our patients during their orthodontic treatment.
GDC Number: 6377

Orthodontic Therapists

Sarah RonaldSarah Ronald Dip Orth Therapy RCS (Eng), RDN Sarah qualified as a dental nurse in 1988 and soon acquired the Certificate in Oral Health Education. She joined Cleveland Orthodontics in 1996 and has certificates in dental radiology. dental impression taking and orthodontic nursing. In 2011, Sarah successfully completed the Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy at the University of Warwick.
GDC number 147645

Melanie WilsonMelanie Wilson Dip Orth Therapy RCS (Eng), RDN Mel qualified as a dental nurse in 1999 and joined Cleveland Orthodontics in 2008. She has obtained her certificates in dental radiology and orthodontic nursing. In 2013 Mel successfully completed the Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy at The Royal College of Surgeons of England.
GDC number 117535

Management team

  • Caron
    Caron Bennett
  • Lisa
    Lisa Welsh
  • Sharon
    Sharon Harrison

Orthodontic nurses

  • Danielle
    Danielle
  • Jemma
    Jemma
  • Jill
    Jill
  • Joyce
    Joyce
  • Katrina
    Katrina
  • Kim
    Kim
  • Leanne
    Leanne (Head Nurse)
  • Sianyce
    Sianyce
  • Stacey
    Stacey
  • Vicky
    Vicki
  • Wallis
    Wallis

Receptionists

  • Bev
    Bev
  • Claire
    Claire
  • Karen
    Karen
  • Michelle
    Michelle
  • Sharon
    Sharon