Meet the Team! - Our partners
M.Sc. (London) GDC
Than has worked at a private dental practice in Wimborne for the past 20 years before joining Avenue House in December 2014. Than qualified in 1985 at the Institute of Dental Medicine, Rangoon, Burma. He obtained an M.Sc. in Endodontic (root filling) from Eastman Dental Hospital, University of London in 1993. Than likes to have a good professional relationship with his patients and to provide dentistry in a relaxed and gentle manner.
Dr Shideh Gilmore-Parvazi graduated from Wilhem University in Germany in 2005 in Dental surgery.
Dr Gilmore-Parvazi has excellent clinical and communication skills and is also studying to gain a Diploma in implant dentistry from the Royal Collage of Surgeons. In addition she has extensive experience of facial aesthetics (including Botox and dermal fillers) and has attained the advanced level quantification in Facial aesthetics.
Dr Gilmore-Parvazi has a very caring and gentle nature and always takes the time to develop a trusting relationship with her patients. She speaks three languages.
Kevin Gilmore BDS
Dr Kevin Gilmore is originally from Co.Down in Northern Ireland. He studied at Liverpool University Dental School, graduating in 2002 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery.
Dr Gilmore has extensive post-graduate training in all aspects of routine and cosmetic dentistry and is currently studying to gain a Diploma in implant dentistry from the Royal Collage of Surgeons (considers the gold standard for implant training by the General Dental Council).
Dr Gilmore has excellent clinical skills and takes great pride in the quality of his work and his warm and friendly communication skills.
Our Practice members of staff.
Deirdre graduated from the Turner Dental School, Manchester in 2003, with a BSc in Oral Health Sciences.
She joined the team at Avenue House in 2016, after having spent 13 years working locally in Milford on Sea.
Deirdre has a keen interest in periodontal disease, diet & nutrition & improving & maintaining better oral health in her patients.
She has a caring & gentle nature & is experienced in treating all types of patients, especially nervous & sensitive ones & strives to provide a relaxed & calm dental experience.
Her hobbies include swimming, aqua aerobics, pilates/yoga, & skiing.
Jennie Overton joined our team as Practice Manager in 2017. Jennie has over 15 years experience as a Practice Manager and is also a qualified Dental Nurse. She currently lives in the New Forest with her young family and two boisterous terriers! When not at work, she enjoys walking in the Forest, Bellringing and Holidays on the North Devon Coast.
Assistant Practice Manager - RDN GDC No. 128141
Karen joined Avenue House in 1990. After a short break when she had her daughter she re-joined and passed her National Examination in Dental Nursing in 1997.
RDN GDC No. 162743
Meila joined Avenue House in 2004 working with Ramin Eshghi and passed her National Examination in Dental Nursing in 2006.
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Chloe joined Avenue House in 2015 when she was 16. She has recently qualified in April 2017 and is very keen to continue to learn and develop in her career as a dental nurse.
Sadie recently joined the team as a Trainee Dental Nurse.