Meet the team


David Philpott

David Philpott - BDS Bham 1992 (GDC No. 68115)

Hi, I’m David, I qualified in December 1992 and worked for four other practices as an associate before establishing my own practice in November 2001. I have attended numerous CPD courses including Dr Paul Tipton’s condensed MSC. I have a particular interest in crown and bridge restoratives. I pride myself in caring for very nervous patients and children making their experience of dentistry as pleasant as possible. 

Favourite TV show: Wheeler Dealers or Chasing Classic Cars

Favourite Meal: Lasagne! 

Hobby: Playing golf and classic car hunting!



Sarah Hayat  - BChD Leeds 2011 (GDC No 211131)


Nida Hussain -  BDS London 2008 (GDC No 153916)

Nida graduated from King's College London in 2008.  Following her vocational training year in Essex, she gained invaluable experience working in the Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at Basildon Hospital.  Nida enjoys all aspects of general practice dentistry but has a particular interest in veneers, crowns and teeth whitening.  Keen to further her skills in this field, Nida has completed a year long course in contemporary restorative and aesthetic dentistry.

Nida has also undertaken further extensive training in Invisalign (nearly clear braces) and is an Invisalign Go provider.

Outside dentistry Nida enjoys travelling and chasing after her young children.

Nida will be on materntiy leave from 16/10/19 till 14/10/20


Lucy Stratton - BDS Bham 2009 (GDC No 177769) -

Lucy graduated from Birmingham Dental School in 2009 and is GDC registered.  Shen then completed her Foundation year training from the Plymouth scheme in 2010.  She has had experience of working in Melbourne, Australia as an elective periodontal study.  Subsequently she has worked in the UK since then and brings with her a wealth of good clinical experience in providing excellent patient care. In her spare time Lucy likes playing the calarinet and art. 






Hayley Cook



Hayley Cook (GDC No. 149992)

I qualified as a dental nurse in 2001 and then qualified as a hygienist/therapist in 2008 in Oral Health Science BSC at Manchester University, I have worked at South Road Dental Practice since 2009. I am passionate about my work and work well with children and nervous patients, and am dedicated to providing good quality care for my patients.





  Julie Hill - Practice Manager

  I joined South Road Dental Practice in July 2009 as a receptionist and     assistant to the Practice Manager. I took over as Practice Manager in       January 2012. I have an employment background in office administration   and management.  I like to spend my free time with my 3 dogs and   compete   with them in dog agility




Julie Kane 

Julie Kane (GDC No. 246177) Assistant Practice Manager

I joined the practice in July 2007 as a receptionist. I took maternity leave from November 2008 to September 2009 and am now a qualified dental nurse completing my qualification in 2013. I also assist the                                                                                                                    Practice Manager with practice compliance.

                                                                                                                 Favourite Meal: Chilli and Jacket Potato

                                                                                                                  Hobby: Hot Pod Yoga



Dental Nurses


Jodi Brewin (GDC No. 243495)

 I joined the practice in November 2016. Alongside working at South Road I'm currently undertaking a Earth Science Bsc qualification

Favourite Meal: Anything Mexican

Favourite show: Jurassic Park

Hobby: Fossil Hunting


Charlie Shields ( GDC No 280912)

 I joined the practice in August 2019. Previously worked for another company since 2016 and qualified with Sandwell College.

 Favourite Meal: Steak

Favourite TV show: Ru Pauls Drag Race

Hobby: Gym classes


Jessica Bourne (Trainee)

 I joined the practice in November 2019 when I am currently training as a Dental Nurse with Sandwell College

Favourite meal: Pizza

Favourite TV show: Love Island

Hobby: Dog Walking


Chelsey Mason (Trainee)


Jade Tompkins


Paige Taylor




Debbie Goodaker

I joined the practice in July 2013, I previously worked in the hospitality industry.

I left for maternity leave in 2016 and returned to the practice late 2017.

 Favourite Meal: Pizza

Favourite TV Show: Any US Crime Drama

Hobby: Dancing