Meet the team


We care about our team as much as we care about you.

All of our dentists and hygienists are registered with the General Dental Council (GDC). For more information please visit www.gdc-uk.org

Southview Dental Care Meet the team
Dr Ransley Morenas, BDS, MSc

Dr Ransley Morenas

Principal Dentist

GDC Number

73621


Qualifications

  • BDS (Eng 1997)
  • MSc (Eng 2012)

Dr Ransley Morenas, BDS, MSc

Principal Dentist

Ransley has owned the practice since 2004 and since has expanded the practice and introduced new technology, ensuring Southview has kept abreast with 21st Century Dentistry.

In 2012 Ransley completed his MSc in restorative and aesthetic dentistry. He intends to develop the practice further and now provides implants.

Outside of dentistry, Ransley is a keen tri-athlete, and through this has raised several thousand pounds for charities. Ransley also enjoys spending quality time with his two young daughters.

Mandeep Ghuman

Mandeep Ghuman

Periodontist

GDC Number


Qualifications

  • MClinDent (Perio) - King’s College London - 2015
  • MPerio RCSEdin –2015
  • PhD – King’s College London - 2011
  • MFDS RCS(Eng) – 2005
  • BDS, Queen Mary, University of London – 2003
  • BSc(Hons), King’s College London, University of London – 2000

Mandeep Ghuman

Periodontist

Mandeep graduated in dentistry from Queen Mary, University of London in 2003 and worked in junior hospital jobs for two years in Kent and London. During this period he attained Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

 

Following completion of a PhD, he then embarked upon a 4-year specialist training programme in Periodontology at Guy’s Hospital in London where he was awarded the MClinDent in Periodontology with Distinction by King’s College London, and the Diploma for the Membership in Periodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

 

Mandeep has a strong commitment to training and education, and enjoys teaching Periodontology to undergraduate and postgraduate students at Guy’s Hospital. Mandeep frequently attends national and international clinical meetings and conferences to supplement his periodontal training and enhance his surgical skills. He was an invited speaker at the 2019 national periodontology conference.

Dr Rhiannon Dunbar, BDS

Dr Rhiannon Dunbar

Dentist

GDC Number

85847


Qualifications

  • BDS (Eng 2005)

Dr Rhiannon Dunbar, BDS

Dentist

Rhiannon graduated from Kings College London in 2005, and joined the team at Southview as a vocational dental practitioner. She has since remained as a permanent full time associate dentist.

Rhiannon is interested in all areas of general dental practice, and is experienced in treating many nervous and special needs patients.

Outside of dentistry, Rhiannon enjoys horse riding, skiing and scuba diving.

Rhiannon works at the practice 3 days a week, Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Dr Hamsa Al-Murrani, BDS

Dr Hamsa Al-Murrani

Dentist

GDC Number

103881


Qualifications

  • BDS (Eng 2006)

Dr Hamsa Al-Murrani, BDS

Dentist

Hamsa qualified from Kings College London June 2006. She joined the team at Southview as a Vocational Dental Practitioner in 2006, and has remained part of the team as an Associate Dentist. Hamsa has built a large patient base. Hamsa is particularly good with children. She has a keen interest in cosmetic dentistry, and regularly post graduate studying, including her membership of the joint dental facilities. Hamsa works at the practice on Thursdays and Fridays. Hamsa’s interests include playing the piano to an advanced level, cooking and keeping fit.

Dr Kunal Patel, BDS, MJD

Dr Kunal Patel

Dentist

GDC Number

244467


Qualifications

  • BDS, MJD

Dr Kunal Patel, BDS, MJD

Dentist

Kunal qualified from Newcastle University in 2013 and has also passed his exams for the membership of the Royal College of Surgeons (MJDF).

He joined us in January 2017 and is due to start a course in ‘Advanced Operative and Aesthetic Dentistry’ in order to further his skills in restorative dentistry.

Dr Pavan Bopanna, BDS, DipDCSc, MFDS RCS, Dip Imp Dent RCS Eng, MSc Restorative Dentistry

Dr Pavan Bopanna

Implant Surgeon

GDC Number

100749


Qualifications

  • BDS (Eng)
  • DipDCSc (Lond)
  • MFDS RCS (Eng)
  • Dip Imp Dent RCS Eng (Advanced)
  • MSc Restorative Dentistry (Manc)

Dr Pavan Bopanna, BDS, DipDCSc, MFDS RCS, Dip Imp Dent RCS Eng, MSc Restorative Dentistry

Implant Surgeon

Pavan graduated as a dentist in 1999. He took a break to do postgraduate training in clinical dentistry at the Barts and the London in 2004.

He gained a postgraduate diploma in dental clinical sciences in 2005, he passed with distinction. He passed all parts of the membership of the faculty of dental surgery exams and gained membership from the Royal College of Surgeons in 2005.

He then participated in the Diploma in Implant Dentistry conducted by the Royal College of Surgeons of England (2006-2008).

He went on to do his Masters in Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry from the University of Manchester (2010-2012).

Pavan places implants at Southview on a monthly basis.

His special interests in dentistry include dental implants, fast and invisible teeth alignment, aesthetic/cosmetic dentistry and full mouth rehabilitation.

Outside of work he enjoys watching football, Formula 1 and playing hockey and cricket. His colleague Andy Brown influenced him to start cycling a few years ago and he has been doing it ever since. 

Miss Joanna Braithwaite, Dip Dent Hygiene

Miss Joanna Braithwaite

Hygienist

GDC Number

178983


Qualifications

  • Dip Dent Hygiene (Eng 2009)

Miss Joanna Braithwaite, Dip Dent Hygiene

Hygienist

Joanna graduated from Cardiff University in June 2009.

Joanna has a vital role in providing patients with essential information on how to maintain healthy gums and teeth. She can also provide a professional scale and polish.

In her spare time, Joanna enjoys running, skiing and playing squash.

Joanna works at Southview 5 days a week, Monday to Friday.

Kayleigh Hanmer

Kayleigh Hanmer

Practice Manager

GDC Number

240732


Qualifications

Kayleigh Hanmer

Practice Manager

Kayleigh has 10 year experience in dentistry and joined Southview in 2012 as a dental nurse before becoming the Practice Manager. She is responsible for the day to day running of the practice and ensuring everything goes smoothly. Kayleigh is the infection control lead, a first aider and Practice Plan expert! She also completed her Oral Health Education certificate in November 2013 and is passionate about children’s oral health.

In her spare time Kayleigh enjoys baking, reading and music.

Beryl Cackett

Beryl Cackett

Head Receptionist

GDC Number


Qualifications

Beryl Cackett

Head Receptionist

Beryl is our friendly face on reception, always happy to welcome patients and help with enquiries.

We are lucky enough to have had Beryl working with us at Southview since August 2003.

In her spare time Beryl enjoys walking and reading.

This page was last updated on the 11 Aug 2020

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