Allison Huntriss, Dental Hygienist,
GDC Number: 3686
Allison joined Buckle Advanced Dental Care in November 2003 based at their previous practice in Bebington and has been based at Hilltop Court since August 2005.
She has gained a wealth of experience in general practice in both London and on the Wirral since qualifying from Liverpool Dental Hospital in March 1989.
She has attended several professional training courses in Manchester, London and New York as part of her ongoing post-qualification training.
A true professional – Allison possesses a caring and dedicated attitude and works extremely hard to ensure all patients are treated with the utmost care and attention.
Marc Franks, Dental Therapist,
GDC Number: 184877
Marc joined Buckle Advanced Dental Care in 2010 as a Dental Therapist after qualifying from Manchester University in 2009. He is Manchester based and works in various practices across the North West including Cheadle and Lytham St Annes.
His twin brother is a dentist so a love of teeth runs in the family!
Marc is a keen traveler and has spent time in Columbia, Thailand, Philippines, Hong Kong and Kenya.
Rebecca Herbert, Head Dental Assistant and Treatment Co-ordinatior,
GDC Number: 213494
Rebecca started her career path as a Trainee Dental Assistant at Buckle Advanced Dental Care in 2008, qualifying in 2009. Rebecca has been working alongside Dr Ian Buckle ever since.
Rebecca is now a our Head Dental Assistant and is responsible for training and mentoring new staff as they join the team. She plays an active role in all clinical aspects of the Hands on Core Curriculum, responsible for all clinical material set up and supporting Dr. Ian Buckle throughout courses in the UK and overseas. Rebecca has also achieved her certificate in Dental Radiology.
Rebecca originally trained as a Fitness Instructor/Life guard NVQ Level 3 with Total Fitness and then as a coach for Camp America in New York and Las Vegas teaching boxercise to young adolescents. Rebecca has also completed her bronze, silver and gold Duke of Edinburgh Award and generally loves all outdoor pursuits. She is a member of the Ladies football team “The Wallasey Wonderers,” loves to camp, dance, and travel and socializes along the way!
Natalie Stewart, Dental Assistant,
GDC Number: 253879
Natalie started working at Buckle Advanced Dental Care in August 2015. She qualified as a dental nurse in 2014 in an NHS practice, where she completed her training.
Natalie lived in Cyprus for 4 years ( Limassol) and worked at the Four Seasons Hotel. Since coming home, she has gained a love of travel and does so whenever she can.
Natalie achieved her Bronze, Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh awards whilst attending school.
Outside of work she enjoys playing sport, especially tennis, cooking and socializing with friends.
Felicity Johnson, Business Manager
Felicity joined Buckle Advanced Dental Care in May 2013 and supports Dr Buckle in the management and development of the practice. She also works closely with seminars team, supporting marketing, strategic planning and logistics management.
Prior to joining us, Felicity was Operations and Marketing Manager for the Open Mobile Summit, a large 3-day event held in both London and San Francisco. She also launched the events programme for a business magazine, growing the events year on year.
Previously, she held various marketing positions in design agencies. In her spare time, Felicity enjoys baking, reading, running and hot yoga.
Lucia Rudzinski, Receptionist
Lucia joined the Buckle Advanced Dental Care team in September 2017 as Receptionist and she is already a familiar face to many of our patients. Previously she studied Criminology and Psychology and she honed her customer service skills working for a law firm.
Lucia achieved her Bronze, Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh Awards while at school.
Outside of the practice, Lucia enjoys baking (she makes a mean banana bread!), going to the gym and spending time with her family.