Meet the Team

The practice has been a long standing presence within Ampthill and Miss Saxby and her team have been treating the local community and their families for nearly 30 years.

Miss K Saxby BDS London

Miss Saxby is the practice owner and Principal dentist. "I have owned the practice for nearly 30 years and am still dedicated to maintaining the highest possible standards of patient care." GDC Registration Number 51660

Miss L Doherty BDS London

Having qualified from Guy's Kings and St Thomas' Dental School and spending a year working in general practice in Kings Lynn, Laura joined the family practice over 10 years ago.

"I enjoy all aspects of dentistry especially building relationships with all of our patients. I look forward to continuing to provide the highest standard of care for our patients in the years to come. I believe that every patient is an individual and my aim is to ensure that going to the dentist is as pleasant as possible and that everyone leaves smiling."

In addition to providing general dentistry, Laura is also a member of the local dental committee and a member of the British Dental Association. GDC Registration Number 85842

Mr S Patel BDS London 

GDC Registration 228278

Mr D Patel BDS London

Mr Patel graduated from Kings College London in 2009. He completed his year as a vocational trainee in Andover before a year as SHO in maxillofacial training at the Queen Alexandra Hospital Portsmouth. Since then he has worked in General Practice in London providing a plethora of dental treatments. In 2011 he became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons after completing the MJDF RCS ( England) examinations. He enjoys oral surgery and places Niobel Biocare implants. He also provides adult cosmetic orthodontics. Outside of dentistry, Dhivesh is a sports fanatic, enjoying both playing and watching all sports. 

GDC Registration Number 177899

Miss N Doherty  BDS Bristol

Miss Doherty graduated from University of Bristol in 2017. After completing her foundation training in Milton Keynes, she is excited to join the family practice. As well as providing general dentistry, Miss Doherty has a keen interest in adult cosmetic orthodontics and facial aesthetics. She is currently completing her Fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine at The Harley Street Institute and is looking forward to providing these services at the practice. Outside of dentistry, Niamh is a keen tennis player and rugby supporter.

GDC Registration 271040

Mrs L Stewart CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene

Lorna qualified as dental hygienist From Edinburgh Dental Hospital  moved to Bedfordshire in 1988. Over the past four years Lorna has enjoyed caring for her new and existing patients. She strives to assist them in improving their dental health.

Outside of work Lorna has a busy family life with her  twin girls. When she has time she enjoys spending time with friends , going out for dinner and the occasional pilates class. 

Mrs K Quinn  BSc Dent Hygiene and Therapy 

GDC Registration  264377

Ms M Ul-Haq Dip Dent Hygiene and Therapy 

GDC Registration 150613


Dental Nurses

Our highly trained dental nurses are a friendly and welcoming presence, committed to your wellbeing and supporting our clinicians to provide you with the highest possible standard of dental care.

Shannon Burr                          GDC Registration Number      283179

Megan Ellis                              GDC Registration Number      253950

Jemma Fletcher                       GDC Registration Number      122040

Hannah Groom                        GDC Registration Number      281838

Jessica Head                           GDC Registration Number      302912

Cheryl Soper                           GDC Registration Number      119000  



Reception Team

Our professional and dedicated reception team will always try to accommodate you, ensuring your visit is everything you could expect and more.

Mrs Deborah Leece

Mrs Sharon  Goodyear 


All our dentists and dental care professionals adhere to the rules governing the profession, the General Dental Council guidance "Standards for Dental Professionals"