Larkhall Practice

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1 St. Saviours Rd, Bath BA1 6RT

Welcome To

The Little Dental Co.

We are a team of dental professionals dedicated to getting it right for you!

Larkhall Practice

Whatever your needs may be, whether you require a routine check-up, something more advanced, or just an honest opinion, we use the most up to date techniques and materials to provide the highest quality treatment.

We strive to achieve a healthy, functional, and attractive smile for all of our patients, all within a caring and compassionate environment.

We command ourselves to stay at the top of our field in disease prevention as well as conservative and minimally invasive treatment options.

Our goal is to build a long-term relationship with our patients and enable them to become part of our exclusive family at Little Dental Co.

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Your Dentistry Problems Solved

We offer a comprehensive range of dental treatments to solve dental problems

Teeth Whitening


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Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 13:00 | 14:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 13:00 | 14:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 13:00 | 14:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:30 - 13:00 | 14:00 - 17:00
Friday 08:30 - 15:00
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Meet our Team

Maxine Caine

Practice Manager

Maxine Caine

With a previous Civil Service and HR background, Maxine made the transition into Dentistry in 2008. Having worked as a Practice and Regional Manager in both Corporate and Independent, Private and NHS practices, Maxine joined the Little Dental Co in July 2018.

Maxine manages both Little Dental Co practices (Batheaston and Larkhall) for owner Chris Park and is also the Practice Manager at Chris’ shared practice, Welshmill Dental Practice in Frome, dividing her time equally between the 3 sites.

Greg Wootton

Associate Dentist
GDC: 85954. BDS Belfast 2005

Greg Wootton

Greg graduated from Queens University Belfast in 2005. He worked in a well-established family Practice in London until 2016 where he gained extensive experience focusing on all aspects of restorative and cosmetic dentistry, including short term orthodontics and composite bonding.

He qualified as an implantologist in 2010. Since then he has continued to learn the latest techniques in implant dentistry. Through this ongoing education process, Greg’s patients benefit as his skills continue to improve.

Catarina Bernardes

Associate Dentist
GDC: 241471. LMD Lisbon 2012

Catarina Bernardes

Originally from Lisbon Portugal, following her graduation from the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Lisbon in 2012, Catarina moved to Swansea where she practiced dentistry as an associate dentist for 2 years in a mixed dental practice. Moving to Bath in 2015 she joined Little Dental Co initially at the Larkhall practice in 2016 where she continues to work before joining the team at Batheaston practice in 2021.

Over the last 8 years whilst in the UK, Catarina has continued with her post graduate education being a regular attender of several courses in restorative dentistry, endodontics, and periodontology. She also completed a certificate in Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry at UCL (University College of London) in 2016 and more recently a MSc in Health Management at City University of London. She offers removable orthodontics by the way of Invisalign: Catarina is passionate about improving people’s smiles and making sure her patients are comfortable and relaxed during treatments. Furthermore, she is committed to providing dental treatments with a proactive preventative approach to a high standard.

In her spare time Catarina loves going for long walks with her two bulldogs, going to the gym and cooking. She loves travelling and is a photography enthusiast.

Anna Williams

Dental Hygienist-Therapist
GDC: 174112. Dip Dent Hyg & Therapy Bristol 2009

Anna Williams

Having previously provided short term locum cover at both Larkhall Dental Rooms and Batheaston Dental Practice, Anna finally gave in to the teams constant requests and decided to join Little Dental CO as a permanent member of the teams in September 2019.

Anna qualified as a dental hygienist and therapist from Bristol University in 2009, she also holds a degree in dental technology. 

Before relocating to Bath at the beginning of the year, Anna lived in Toronto for 2 years and in New York for 6 months. I'm her spare time Anna likes travelling, reading, knitting and is a wine connoisseur.

Sophie Barnes

Head Dental Nurse & Infection Control Lead
GDC. 282315. NEBDN 2019

Sophie Barnes

Sophie joined Larkhall Dental Rooms in April of 2018, having previously worked at the Welshmill Dental Practice. She assumed the position of Head Nurse in February 2021.

Sophie works with Catarina and both Hygienists, she also covers Reception on Fridays.

Sophie is also a qualified Nursery Nurse and has previously worked as a private Nanny in Australia and in Bath.

Maxine Swaby

Practice Coordinator
GDC: 247138 NEBDN 2013

Maxine Swaby

Whilst Maxine has many years of Dental Nurse experience, her desire was to expand her dental career further by adding more administrative and management support roles to her skills, and as such joined our team at Larkhall as Practice Coordinator in December 2022.

Maxine is the point of contact for staff, patients and external partners, in the absence of any Practice Manager, ensuring continuity in the services we provide, and consistent support to all her colleagues.

Clare Laws

Dental Hygienist
GDC: 5508. Dip. Dent Hyg 1999

Clare Laws

Clare works at both Batheaston and Larkhall Dental Rooms. Clare previously worked as a Dental Nurse before qualifying as a Dental Hygienist in 1999 from The Birmingham Dental Hospital.  Since then, she has gained over 20 years of experience working in private practices.

Clare believes in educating her patients in caring for their teeth and gums by providing specific oral hygiene advice and providing manageable home care plans. She prides herself at being thorough but gentle and enjoys the relationship she develops with her patients.

Outside of work Clare is kept very busy by her twin boys!! 

Jacqui Shroll

Dental Receptionist

Jacqui Shroll

Jacqui joined Larkhall Dental Practice in 1990 initially as a Dental Receptionist then on qualification assumed the role of Dental Receptionist/Nurse.

Jacqui is married with 1 daughter and when not working she enjoys spending time with her family and going caravanning and cycling.

Sophie Nash

Dental Hygienist GDC: 6111 Dip. Dent. London 2002

Sophie Nash

Having provided locum Dental Hygiene support to the practice initially Sophie decided to come on board as a permanent member of the team in January 2024. She is a mum of two, who likes to play golf in her spare time as she enjoys being outdoors and the social aspect of it! Sophie also enjoys cooking and experimenting with new recipes. And tries to go to the cinema or theatre every few months.

Sophie did her training in Guys London and qualified in 2002, She loves her job and especially feels she is particularly good with very nervous patients.

Viola Nelson

Trainee Dental Nurse

Viola Nelson

Vi joined Larkhall Dental team in September 2023 as a Trainee Dental Nurse. She works with both Catarina and Greg and enjoys her varied week.

Before becoming a Trainee Dental Nurse Vi studied illustration at Falmouth university, qualifying in 2023 but she continues to enjoy this work in her spare time. Vi also likes to read in her spare time, and continues to enjoy studying for her new role.

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