Meet Our Team

Townley House Dental Practice has a dedicated team of dental professionals.

Working to provide you with the best quality dental treatments. Find out more about our team in their profiles below.

Dr Martyn Hayward

(GDC 68029, BDS Newcastle Uk)

At Townley House Dental Practice Dr Martyn Hayward is our highly skilled General and Implant dentist. Martyn graduated from the University of Newcastle in 1992 & is the principal dentist for both Thrapston Dental Centre & Townley House Dental Practice in Oundle.

His extensive experience in Implant Dentistry and full mouth rehabilitation allows him to treat basic to complex cases including bone grafting. Martyn has been placing Dental Implants since 2004 and has placed over 1000 implants in this time, making him one of the most recognized and established dentists in the area. He is also one of only a few dentists who can offer treatment planning with our 3D CBCT x ray scanner.”

This can avoid bone grafting and improve healing times. Clients can be referred by their own dentist or self-refer by contacting our friendly team. His training and experience also allow him to offer a variety of treatments including general, restorative & cosmetic treatments.

Martyn brings to Townley House Dental Practice remarkable passion and enthusiasm for dentistry making him an asset to our team. Patients regularly compliment him for his outstanding patient care, reassuring and positive approach.

Dr Vaishali Patel

(GDC 212194, BDS London UK)

Vaishali Graduated in 2011 from Barts and The London with BDS Honours. She has worked in a variety of settings, NHS and private practices as well as completing a year as an Oral and Maxillofacial surgery SHO. This has given her a wide variety of clinical experience and knowledge.

She recently completed four-year Speciality training in Prosthodontics at Kings College London, graduating with distinction in 2019.

She has a keen interest in tooth wear, composite bonding, replacing missing teeth (with both fixed implants, bridge work and removable dentures) and full mouth rehabilitation.

She has a cheery disposition with a gentle and caring manner, putting patients at ease during their dental visits.

Outside of work she enjoys keeping fit, travelling, painting and good food!

Dr Pauline Price

Dr Pauline Price

(GDC 70907, Birmingham University)

Dr Pauline Price graduated from Birmingham University in 1995. She has worked in private practice for over 20 years. During that time she has gained extensive experience in all aspects of general dentistry. She is highly skilled and capable of providing both simple and complex treatments and procedures. Pauline particularly enjoys restorative and cosmetic dentistry, including white composite fillings, crowns and bridges.

She has a kind, friendly manner, which helps put patients at ease.

Pauline regularly attends postgraduate courses to update her knowledge to make sure her patients benefit from new research and technology.

In her spare time Pauline enjoys spending time with her family and friends, swimming, walking, cooking and visiting the theatre.

Dr Muhammad Rizwan Hussain

(GDC 266072, Dr Med Dent Debrecen)

Dr Muhammad Rizwan Hussain qualified in 2016 and provides a wide range of high-quality dental treatments.

As an Invisalign provider, Muhammad can work with you to transform your smile. You can choose to combine Invisalign with either porcelain veneers or composite bonding to give you the smile you are looking for.

Muhammad will ensure your needs are always met through well-informed discussions about your treatment options and you will be involved in every step of your treatment plan.

The environment Muhammad creates for his patients is a relaxed and transparent one, whilst maintaining his high standards of attention to detail.

Muhammad has a keen interest in restorative, cosmetic and implant dentistry and has attended numerous postgraduate courses completing the highly regarded 18 months PID academy implant course run by Ashok Sethi in October 2019.

Muhammad is always looking for ways to advance his skill set and offer new and exciting treatments for his patients. He plans to add further postgraduate qualifications going forward to enable him to do this.

Muhammad is a family man with two children who enjoys playing football, trying new cuisines and keeping fit.

Jennifer Hopper

Practice Manager

(GDC number: 157409)

Teresa Gilder

Dental Nurse

(National Certificate NEBDN 2004, GDC number 117188)

Kimberley Grant

(Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF city & Guilds 2016, GDC number 268740)

Helen Bayliss

(Dental Nurse GDC number 139330)

Jacqueline Giggs

(Dental Hygienist  GDC number 1964)

Steph Rudge



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