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Dr Anthony Bannon (GDC 194520) is the Practice Principal and graduated from Cardiff University in 2010.


After completing Vocational Training in South Wales he moved to Glasgow spending a further year working in the University Dental Hospital treating complicated root canal cases, and then worked in a busy family practice in South Ayrshire.


He successfully passed his MFDS examinations and is a member of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow and is in the process of completing his Diploma in Implantology.


After returning to Wales in 2014 Anthony settled down in Penarth and took over the reigns at Penarth Dental Healthcare in 2018.


Anthony enjoys all aspects of dentistry particularly cosmetic fillings, tooth whitening and crowns and putting nervous patients at ease. He lives locally with his wife, two young daughters and border collie pup and spends his free time running and following Ulster Rugby and Manchester United.

Dr Christine Bannon (GDC 243668) graduated from the University of Glasgow. After achieving a First Class Honours in Biomedical Science she pursued a career in Dentistry.

Having completed post graduate training in Paediatric dentistry, Orthodontics & Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery while passing her Royal College exams (MFDS RCPSG) Christine decided to work alongside Anthony in setting up a family dental practice. 

As the orthodontic provider in the practice, she offers both Six Month Smiles and Invisalign and has a keen eye for all things Oral Surgery related.


Dr Rachel Hughes (GDC 259148) Associate Dentist and graduated from Cardiff University in 2015. She joined the team in 2022.

Rachel enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is a qualified Invisalign provider.

In her spare time Rachel enjoys eating out, walking her young spaniel Monty. 

She is training hard for the Hyrox Crossfit games and is planning her honeymoon.



Lorna Lincoln - Hygienist (GDC  267274) joined the practice in 2022. Diploma in Dental Hygiene Cardiff University 2022
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2016. Lorna is very knowledgeable and provides the highest level of oral hygiene care for her patients.

In her spare time she enjoys going on holiday and is a keen dancer.

Saffron Lovell trainee dental nurse

Saffron Lovell - (GDC 308967) Joined the practice in 2020 to start her dental nursing career. She qualified in 2023 with the Dental Nursing Diploma Level 3. 

"Dental nursing is very different compared to my last job where I worked as Cabin Crew. I am really enjoying my new role and I thoroughly enjoy learning whilst working."

Outside of work Saffron enjoys socialising with family and friends and loves walking her dog along the Welsh Coastal Path.

Siva Kupperi - (GDC 220647) NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2011 Joined the team in 2022.

In her spare time Siva enjoys spending time with her two daughters and enjoys cooking and baking. 

Bethan James - Beth is from Penarth and is studying towards her Level 3 Dental Nurse Diploma Award through City & Guilds. She is a fluent Welsh speaker and in her spare time she is enjoying renovating her first home.

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