Our Dental Team

Mr Alastair Hayes

| Dentist | GDC no: 64891

BDS Birmingham 1989, DPDS Bristol 2002

Alastair qualified at Birmingham University in 1989. He worked in general practice in the West Midlands, then moved to Wiltshire in 1994 to set up his own practice. Alastair joined Total Dentalcare in May 2016 after moving to Eastbourne.

Alastair has been a Dental Foundation Trainer for 10 years and is a Dental Nurse Tutor. He won a National Award for patient care at the Dental Awards, came 2nd in the National Ceramx competition and was a finalist in the Dental Defence Union, Dental Teacher of the Year Awards. His professional interests are cosmetic dentistry, facial rejuvenation and restorative dentistry. Outside work, Alastair’s enjoys collecting watercolour and modern abstract art, and mountain biking.

Mrs Joanna Gojska-Zukowicz

| Dentist
GDC no: 100117

Lek Dent Warsaw 1990

Joanna qualified in Warsaw, Poland in 1990. She moved to the UK in 2005 and joined Total Dentalcare Hastings in September 2014. Joanna has particular interest in General Dentistry, Oral Surgery and Cosmetic Restorations.

Outside work, Joanna has a very busy family life and loves to travel. Her favourite place to visit was the Lost City in South Africa. Joanna also enjoys racing driving and is an avid fan of Sudoku and other puzzle games.

Mrs Shilpa Mhatre

| Dentist | GDC no: 255663

BDS Mumbai 2002, ORE 2014

Dr Shilpa qualified in Mumbai, India, in 2002. She went on to work in a private practice in Virar, Mumbai until she moved to the UK in 2008. In 2014, Shilpa gained her Overseas Registration Exam (ORE) and worked in Sheerness, Isle of Sheppey, until joining the Total Dentalcare team in November 2016.

Shilpa’s special interests are General Dentistry, Root Canal Treatments and Cosmetic Dentistry. Outside of work, Shilpa has a busy family life and enjoys swimming, cycling and dancing.

Mr Jan Cilliers

| Dentist | GDC no: 69962

BChD Pretoria 1975

Jan qualified as a dentist in Pretoria, South Africa in 1975. Once he completed his BChD, he opened his own private practice in Tzaneen, South Africa until he moved to the UK in 2000.Jan worked as an Associate Dentist in Tonbridge (Kent), Romford and Basildon (Essex) and, in 2013 moved to another practice before joining the Total Dentalcare team in August 2016.

Jan has completed many post graduate qualifications including Orthodontics, Conscious Sedation (UK), Dental Implants – Brendenmark and Bicon systems, Aesthetic Dentistry, Paediatric Dentistry, Oral Surgery and more. Jan’s special interests are crown and bridge work, Oral Surgery and Orthodontics. Outside of work, Jan enjoys travelling, photography and gardening.

Dr Kyriacos Hajikakou

| Dentist | GDC no: 62066

BSc (hons), Post Grad. Cert Ed. LDS RCS (Eng), BDS, LF Hom (Dent), Dip. Clin. Hypnosis.

Dr Kyriacos qualified as a teacher and worked overseas before deciding to retrain as a dentist in London.He practised in Essex, Hastings and Rye before taking a career break during which time he taught Anatomy and Physiology at colleges in Tunbridge Wells and Bexhill on Sea.

He joined Total Dentalcare Hastings in November 2017 and offers Saturday appointments. Kyriacos’s specific interests are in minimally invasive dentistry and composite restorations. Kyriacos has been volunteering his services as a dentist to refugees in Northern Greece and has made a number of trips to do this. In his free time, he enjoys gardening, hill walking and sailing.

Dr Roselin Kommu

| Dentist | GDC no: 84600

1998 BDS

Dr Roselin received her Bachelors in Dental Surgery from the University of Mangalore India in 1998. She then worked in a private clinic for 2 years before relocating to the UK.Whilst completing her IQE exams she worked as a Dental Nurse in NHS practice as well as in private practices in Harley Street and the Grays Inn Road. She passed her IQE exams in 2004.

Since then she has worked as a Dentist in a primary care as well as in a hospital setting. Rosalin likes to help patients look after their teeth and to teach them how to maintain their oral hygiene. She believes that teeth can last a lifetime. She loves cooking, baking and travelling, and her idea of relaxation is playing football with her son.

Sarah Beckwith

Practice Manager

 

Edita Jurdoniene

Head Nurse

GDC no: 251413

Stacie Williams

Dental Nurse

GDC no: 223889

Georgia Pace

Dental Nurse

GDC no: 273891

Danielle Mitchell

Dental Nurse / Receptionist

GDC no: 223279

Sarah Bunt

Dental Nurse

GDC no: 152029

Nichola Dewitt

Receptionist

Diane Petrescu

Trainee Dental Nurse

Lauren Fuller

Receptionist

Fiona Hopkins

Area Manager

Tony Homden

Chief Operations Officer