Meet the team

At Town View Dental & Implant Clinic our highly skilled, friendly team shares the same single vision: we put you first. Together, we are dedicated to providing you with a first class experience, from the comfort of our reception to the very latest innovations in dental technology. We make sure you have the best possible care from the second you walk through the door.

Find out more about each of our practice team members below.


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Tom Daly 

BDentSC (Dubli) 1980
GDC No. 54447

Mr Thomas Daly graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1980. He came to England to work as an Associate in practices in Kelvedon and Clacton as soon as he qualified. In 1986 Tom opened his original practice at Dovercourt as TJ Daly and Associates and quickly it became obvious it needed to expand. In 1997 having outgrown the original site hte practice moved to its current location at 49 Kingsway Dovercourt. in 2003 a further practice in Clacton was added to the group. Tom is a Generalist Dentist and has a special interest in Cosmetic and Implant dentistry. He has attended many post-Graduate course in the UK, Germany and Italy. He has been successfully placing implants since 2001. Over the past three years Tom has been providing a significant improvement on previous immediate implant treatment in one day using a Technique pioneered by a brilliant Dentist called Dr Marco DeGidi. (WeldOne). We are one of only a dozen practices providing this in the UK. Tom is a proud father of four grown up kids. He loves most sports - but especially football. for his sins he has a season ticket at Fulham and he also loves Liverpool FC. he played 7 a side football until June 2017 when a serious injury to both knees ended that pursuit. Now swimming and less stressful fitness regimes apply.

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Abdel Khan

BDS (Manc) 1990
GDC No.65978

Abdel graduate from University of Manchester in 1990. He went on to work within the NHS for six years in Colchester & Ipswich, before setting up and running a successful dental practice in Trinidad. Abdel worked with the University of West Indies Dental School with final year students, as Clinical supervisor, part time, for 2 years. upon returning to East Anglia in 2004, Abdel joined the practice. Abdel is interested in all aspects of general dentistry, as well as implantology, and strives to create a warm, friendly and relaxed environment for all his patients, especially those of a nervous disposition. He likes to tinker with auto mechanics and enjoys golf when time permits, whiles trying to spend as much family time with his wife and three children.

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Trishna Kaur Gill 

Dental Hygienist
BSc Oral Health (Manc) 2016
GDC No. 264426

Trishna graduated as a Dental Therapist after completing the BSc Oral Health Science degree at the University of Manchester in 2016. She joined our practice in June 2017. Trishna loves that she is able to interact with so many people from all different backgrounds, every day, and strives to make all her patients feel well informed and as comfortable as possible. Trishna particularly feels it is important to take time to ease the anxieties of nervous patients and always finds it rewarding to see progress made, no matter how big or small, towards a happy healthy smile. Outside of the clinical setting Trishna is the London representative for the British Society of Therapists and enjoys researching to keep up with the latest developments in the dental field. She is also a passionate runner; it makes her feel alive!

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Nicola Tiernan

Dental Nurse
NVQ L3 Oral Health Care: Dental Nursing & Indp Asses City & Guilds 2004 
GDC No. 123854

Nicola has been a dental nurse since 1997. She's currently worked for this practice since 2004, which has been a friendly enjoyable environment to work in. Nicola feels it's important to make all patients feel welcome and at ease.
In her free time she enjoys and spending time being a nail technician and when she's not doing that she loves spending time with my family.

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April Tidmarsh

Dental Nurse
NVQ L3 Oral Health Care: Dental Nursing & Indp Asses City & Guilds (London) 2009
GDC No. 187872

April has worked as a dental nurse/receptionist since 2002. April has recently joined the practice and works along side Tom Daly.

Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband and family. April enjoys singing and entertaining, cooking, scuba diving and travelling the world.

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Ashley Grimwade

Dental Nurse
GDC No. 123020

Ashley is a dental nurse at the Bay View Practice.

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Lisa-Jane Catchpool 

Practice Manager

Lisa started working with the practice in August 1992 as a dental nurse and moved to Practice Manager as the practice grew in 2000.  Town View is a busy practice and the team pride themselves, on not only patient care, but the care of the team as well.  Lisa works hard to ensue everyone is as happy as they can be in all aspects, she likes to see people smiling.
Outside of work, Lisa is married and has a little boy who takes up most of her spare time. Any time left is spent walking their three dogs Winnie, Lola and Cooper.  She enjoys training and showing Cooper who is a Dogue De bordeux.  Weighing in at over 10st and not yet 18 months, he is a joyful and cuddly handful and we look forward to competing at Crufts next year!

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Sandra Winterflood

Assistant Practice Manager
Qual- National Certificate NEBDN 1992 
GDC No. 123024

Sandra is the assistant practice manager at Town view. She has been working at the practice for 27 years, in which time there have been many changes and she feels she has grown up with the practice.

She has worked as both a dental Nurse and receptionist in that time.

Outside of work she enjoys gardening swimming reading and travel, but most of all she enjoys her grandchildren.

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