Telephone: 0115 9879500 / 0115 9873306

About us




Riten Patel
BDS London
GDC: 194067

Riten graduated from Barts & The London, QMUL in 2010. His kind and friendly approach helps put patients' mind at ease. He has previously worked in Wollaton for the past 7 years and has also been providing out of hours care at Nottingham Emergency Dental Clinic for the past 6 years.

He has since completed a diploma of membership of the faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh in 2013 then did his postgraduate certificate in Minor Oral Surgery at the Prestigious Royal College of Surgeons, England, in 2014 to gain additional surgery skills. He has recently completed a course on implantology.

Riten along with Graham have now taken over the practice. They are both Educational Supervisors training new dentist and guiding them from university to general dental practice.

In his spare time Riten like to travel and has a passion for football and cricket.


Graham Wilkinson
BDS Birmingham
GDC: 80654

Graham is a dentist with a special interest in oral surgery, who has carried out minor oral surgery procedures including apicectomies, buried wisdom teeth and biopsy's at the north Derbyshire M.O.S service.

He did his training at the Charles Clifford hospital in Sheffield and lectures on oral surgery techniques to general dentists.
Graham has been involved with implants for over 12 years now, and is a member of the international team for implantology, with whom he did his implant training.
He is a Dental Foundation Trainer who teaches new dentists as well as lecturing oral surgery techniques to General Dentists.

Graham did his postgraduate certificate in Restorative dentistry at Prestigious Eastman Dental Hospital centre for excellence in 2008, in order to provide aesthetics, long term implant retained crowns, bridges and dentures.

At Carlton Dental Care Graham also provides a full range of facial aesthetics including dermal fillers and lip reshaping and collagen induction therapy.


Jayani Perera
BDS Birmingham
GDC: 178440

Jayani graduated from Birmingham University in 2009 and has since gained wide experience working in general practice in London, Derby and Nottingham. She is very committed to providing excellent care for her patients in a relaxed, calm and friendly environment with complete explanation of treatment options and procedures.

She has a keen interest in cosmetic and restorative dentistry and commits to keeping up to date with the latest development courses. She is also further trained in the Six Month Smiles and Invisalign orthodontic systems and is also qualified in facial aesthetics. Jayani provides dermal fillers in the practice.

Jayani likes to balance her work life with travel, gym and reading in her spare time.


Gemma Hanks
BDS Cardiff
GDC: 278511

Gemma graduated from Cardiff University in 2018 and completed her Foundation Training in Nottingham.

Gemma enjoys all aspects of clinical dentistry, with a keen interest in Restorative Dentistry and Minor Oral Surgery. Gemma spent her final year at University undertaking paediatric dental research and enjoys working with children.

She is extremely dedicated to delivering a high standard of treatment and care to all of her patients and is passionate about promoting good oral health.


Ebun Ajewole
BDS Birmingham
GDC 248648

Ebun is a general and cosmetic dentist and a certified Invisalign provider. She also enjoys prosthetic dentistry including making dentures. She is deeply passionate about providing comfortable, high quality patient care in a calming and relaxing environment.

Ebun graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2018 and is dedicated to continuously improving her skills.
Her award winning final year project at dental school was published in 2019 and led to working with the Oral Public Health team in the East Midlands to improve oral healthcare provision for adults living in care homes.
She has recently been successful in passing the part 1 examination for the Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery with the Royal College of Surgeons. She will also be completing further training in sedation for anxious patients in the near future.

Ebun is real foodie who loves the outdoors and keeping fit. In her spare time she likes to explore independent local eateries, going on long walks and attending the gym.

Ebun enjoys sharing oral health tips and showcasing her clinical work on her Instagram page ; @dr.ebun , so be sure to check it out!


Bethany Wood
Hygiene Therapist
BSc Dental Hygiene and Therapy Birmingham
GDC: 277838

Beth is a registered Dental Hygiene Therapist. Beth graduated from The University of Birmingham in 2018 with a BSc in Dental Hygiene and Therapy with a Clinical Distinction. Beth also took place in the West Midlands Vocational Training scheme In which she was awarded:
▫️ | Best FT Dental Therapist 2019.
▫️ | Best Clinical Audit 2019.
▫️ | Best Coursework File 2019.
▫️ | Colgate Clinical Excellence Award 2018.
▫️ | Oral B Excellence Award 2018.

Beth is a dedicated, passionate and caring individual. Beth loves educating and motivating patients and helping them improve their oral hygiene. Beth loves giving people confidence in their smiles. Outside of work, Beth enjoys travelling, the gym and spending time with my family and friends.

Practice Manager


Sally Singleton
Practice Manager

Sally has been in dentistry for over 25 years having a wealth of experience as a dental nurse. Sally started as a dental nurse and has gained extra qualifications in dental radiography and is competent in taking impressions and applying fluoride. She moved onto a management role in 2017 which she thoroughly enjoys. Sally finds the role challenging and is always learning something new.

Sally is married and is a keen gardener.
She also keeps busy learning new D.I.Y skills.


Kirstie Bruce
Treatment Coordinator
GDC: 150942

Kirstie has recently taken over the role of Treatment Coordinator. She has been with us since 2015 and has 20 years of experience as a dental nurse. Kirstie gained her dental radiography qualification in 2018.

Having been in the industry for many years she has a wide range of knowledge about all procedures and is really enjoying spending more time with patients discussing treatment options and finding solutions to make sure our patients are happy.

Kirstie is quite a foodie, so when she isn't working, you will find her in the kitchen or dining out with friends.

Support Staff

Our Nurses and Receptionists

Here at Carlton Dental Care we have a dedicated team of dental nurses
and receptionists who pride themselves in making our patients journey as comfortable as possible.

We have a wide range of personalities and skill sets in our dental nursing team and many of our dental nurses have post qualifications such as radiography and oral health education.

We also have some fantastic receptionist who ensure the smooth running of the practice from day to day. Our receptionist will always greet you with a smile and are here to help you with any queries you may have.

Our lovely support team are here to help our patients with every step of their journey making them feel calm and relaxed throughout.