Meet The Team

York Dentist - Stephen Davies

Ainsty Dental Practice – Dr Stephen Davies

Dr Stephen Davies BChD | Dentist | GDC number 76007
York Dentist Stephen qualified from Leeds University in 1999 gaining the Wattsman prize in clinical dentistry. Stephen firstly worked in Bradford before leaving to work in Malton. In 2006 Stephen founded Ainsty Dental Practice and aims to provide quality dental care in a relaxed and friendly environment.Stephen has an interest in both dental implants and also dentures, working closely with our on-site dental technicians to produce high quality teeth.
Currently Stephen is working towards a Master’s Degree in Dental Implantology. Stephen is married to Rachel our practice manager and has two small boys who along with his masters degree keep him very busy in and out of work.
York Dentist - Dr Allan Wood

Ainsty Dental Practice – Dr Allan Wood

Dr Allan Wood | Dentist | GDC number 79926
Allan is originally from London where he worked in several teaching hospitals, including Kings College Hospital and the Eastman Dental Hospital, before training as a dentist in Birmingham. Allan moved to York in 2002 where he has worked in private practice, and until recently Allan has been a Clinical Demonstrator teaching undergraduate dentists at Leeds University Dental Institute.
Allan enjoys all aspects of dentistry, particularly cosmetic and advanced restorative work and feels that advancements in materials and technique have changed the face of dentistry over the last 10 years. We are now able to provide the highest standard of care in a relaxed, friendly environment which should keep you smiling for life.Outside of work Allan enjoys skiing, tending his allotment, competing in triathlons and coaching other triathletes at York Triathlon Club.

Ainsty Dental Practice – Natasha Quinn

Natasha Quinn | Dental Therapist | GDC number 179934
Natasha qualified in 2014 from Liverpool School of Dentistry. Prior to becoming a therapist Natasha was a dental nurse for 5 years, she has a keen interest in facial aesthetics. When not in work Natasha has a little boy who keeps her very busy.
Ainsty Dental Practice Claire Brown

Ainsty Dental Practice – Claire Brown

Claire Brown | Dental Hygienist | GDC number 4064
Claire trained as a dental hygienist in 1990 whilst serving in the Royal Air Force. When away from work she enjoys spending time with her family.
Ainsty Dental Practice Rachel Davies

Ainsty Dental Practice – Rachel Davies

Rachel Davies | Practice Manager | GDC number 20364
Rachel our practice manager is married to Stephen and they have two little boys William and Oliver who keep them very busy with their boisterous energy. Rachel firstly qualified as a dental nurse before going to university to qualify as registered nurse after which she worked as a community nurse for a number of years. Rachel now devotes all of her time to her little boys and practice managing.
Ainsty Dental Practice - Karen O'Connor

Ainsty Dental Practice – Karen O’Connor

Karen O’Connor | Dental Nurse | GDC number 125219
Karen is one of our friendly dental nurse. She qualified in 1997. She  enjoys going out for walks and days out with her husband and dog.

Ainsty Dental Practice – Nicola Driscoll

Nicola Driscoll | Dental Nurse | GDC number 273632
Nicola Known as Nikki is our friendly receptionist and dental nurse, qualifying as a dental nurse back in 2000.  She is kept young with her two children and enjoys embarrassing her daughter and having family time.

Ainsty Dental Practice – Dagna Kulpa

Dagna Kulpa| Trainee Dental Nurse |
Dagna is one of our trainee dental nurses. She is very creative and enjoys painting, drawing and special effects makeup.
Ainsty Dental Practice - Hayley Long

Ainsty Dental Practice – Hayley Long

Hayley Long | Trainee Dental Nurse |
Hayley is one of our trainee dental nurses. She enjoys spending time with her 2 small children and running in her spare time. Hayley is a member of a local running club and competes in road and trial races.