Meet The Team

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Dr. Georgios Karatzopoulos

Principal Dentist

DipDS (Thessaloniki), MSc Imp (Manchester) with distinction

Georgios graduated from the University of Thessaloniki in 2005. He moved to England in 2006 obtained the MSc in Dental Implantology with distinction in 2009 from the University of Manchester. He obtained significant clinical experience working in various dental practices before acquiring Acle Dental Surgery in 2012. Ever since, he has been dedicated to providing patients with the highest standards of dentistry. He introduced and is certified for the use of dental lasers which can have various applications in dentistry, such as frenectomies, gingivectomies and any others. He is a member of the British Dental Association. He is now pursuing his special interest in Paediatric Dentistry.

Georgios enjoys all aspects of dentistry, and strongly believes in the value of healthy teeth. To that end, he goes out of his way to make visiting the dentist a pleasant experience for families, always reinforcing the message that prevention is better than cure.

In his free time he enjoys travelling, gardening, outdoor activities, and spending time with his family.

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Dr. Agis Patsourakos

Associate Dentist

DipDS (Athens), MSc Prosth (Stockholm)

Agis qualified from Dental School in Athens, Greece in 1984. In 1986 he completed a postgraduate Diploma (MSc) in Prosthodontics and Implantology at the Karolinska Institute Dental School in Stockholm, Sweden. He subsequently worked in his own private practice in Athens for more than twenty years. Between 1999 and 2011, he held the position of the senior Prosthodontist and Implantologist at Eurodentica, Athens. In 2011 he relocated to the UK, joining a private practice in Norwich before eventually moving to Oxford in 2013 to work at Oakthorpe Dental.

Agis has extensive clinical knowledge in all aspects of general dentistry. His considerable experience helps him to treat more complicated and demanding cases with a holistic approach. He also has a special interest in Prosthodontics (replacing missing teeth) having placed hundreds of dental implants successfully.

He is a member of British Dental Association, the Prosthodontic Society of Greece, the Greek Dental Society for Disabled Persons and the Greek Society of Modern Dentistry. He is passionate about continuous education and travels to keep abreast of the latest innovations, techniques and materials in dentistry.

He is a great lover of tennis, sailing and skiing and is also multi-lingual, speaking English, French, Swedish and Greek fluently.

Agis welcomes specialist implant referrals from other dental practices. He has also invested in an intra oral scanner which means he can digitally communicate with laboratories without taking impressions, which is invaluable in terms of accuracy and great results.

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Dr. Debbie Paramani

Associate Dentist with Special Interest in Endodontics

DipDS (Athens) Special Interest in Endodontics

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Dr Kashif Mirza

Associate Dentist with Special Interest in Orthodontics

Orthodontic Practitioner

Dr Kashif Mirza was born in London. He graduated from Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan in 1996 and gained his Bachelors in Dental Surgery. In 2006, he passed his International Qualifying Exams with the General Dental Council to enable him to practice dentistry in the United Kingdom. To further his knowledge in Orthodontics he studied at Warwick University and successfully gained the Certificate in Orthodontics. He continued with further education and upgraded the Certificate in Orthodontics into M(Clin) Dent i.e., Masters of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics from BPP University in London. He prides himself in updating his knowledge and clinical skills by regularly attending continuous professional development courses. He is proud in providing patients with a beautiful smile. His patients claim that their straight teeth and smile have boosted their self-esteem and confidence. Dr Mirza believes that prevention is better than cure. Hence the emphasis on maintaining a meticulous oral hygiene and a low sugar diet.

Kashif provides his Orthodontic services to practices in Kent, Suffolk, Northamptonshire, Leicestershire and Norwich. He loves travelling and has visited Asia, Africa, Europe and America. He is fluent in English, Urdu, Punjabi and Hindi languages.

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Pelagia (aka) Peggy Kaplanidou

Dental Hygienist and Therapist

Pelagia gained her qualification from King’s College Dental Hospital (London). Since then, she has been updating her knowledge and clinical skills within her scope of practice by attending short courses and conferences. She has gained post-qualification certificates in Dental Lasers, Teeth Whitening, Dental Hypnosis and Dental Acupuncture. She has also done various courses in restorative dentistry and implant maintenance. She currently purses a Level 1 Certificate in Paediatric Dentistry. She thoroughly enjoys all aspects of her role and she will strive to make the patients feel at ease. Apart from her clinical role, she is also an examiner for the National Examining Board for Dental Nurses and a professional educator for Waterpik. Currently, she studies for her MSc in International Healthcare Management (Essex University). She is a member of the British Association of Dental Therapists, and a member of the Eastern Region’s committee of the British Society of Dental Hygienists and Therapists. In her free time she volunteers with the RDA and also enjoys travelling and playing the guitar. Being passionate about art and history, she recently gained a BA in Studies in European Civilisation from the Hellenic Open University.

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Brogan Teasdale

Dental Hygienist and Therapist

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Armel Zebaze

Dental Therapist

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Sara Baxter

Dental Nurse / Receptionist

Sarah is friendly, highly organised, and efficient. She has wholeheartedly embraced every development in dentistry; over the years, she has developed a firm grounding of knowledge and experience from which she can offer a high standard of service.

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Karina Witton

Dental Nurse / Receptionist

Karina is our dental nurse. She is very enthusiastic and friendly. She will strive to make you feel comfortable.

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Beth Burling

Trainee Dental Nurse / Receptionist

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Nadine Lane

Trainee Dental Nurse / Receptionist

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Danielle Lake

Receptionist

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