Team

Jon Alexander

Principal Dentist
  • GDC number: 80242
  • I began working at the surgery in 2002 as an associate dentist. Becoming principle dentist in 2008

  • I qualified as a dentist in Cardiff in 2001.

  • I work Monday to Friday at Crosskeys Dental practice. I also offer a late evening surgery on Thursdays for my private patients, which runs until 7pm.

     

Eve Heare

Practice Manager
  • GDC number: 250306
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  • I qualified as a Dental Nurse in 2004 and have now completed my Level 3 ILM in Management.

  • As Practice manager I can be found working in any area of the practice, often in the back office keeping the practice running smoothly but also as a qualified surgery assistant alongside a dentist or at the front desk

  • You can find me at the practice 4 days a week, Tuesday through to Friday. I am happy to help with any queries you may have and suggestions to improve our practice.

Ashraf Abu-Hannoud

Dentist
  • GDC number: 232316
  • Dr Abu Hannoud joined Crosskeys Dental practice in 2015.

    Providing care as one of our full time dentists. Currently Dr Abu Hannoud is working towards extra qualifications in restorative and aesthetic dentistry.

    Dr Abu hannoud qualified in 1997 in Syria and gained his LDS degree from the Royal College of Surgeons London in 2012.

  • I qualified as a dentist in Syria in 1997.

  • I am based in Surgery 3, which is located on the first floor.

  • I am a full-time dentist at the practice and work Monday to Friday.

Sailaja Nalam

Dentist
  • GDC number: 241522
  • I have been working at Crosskeys Dental for 4 years.

  • I qualified as a dentist in India. I qualified as a dentist in 2008, however my registration exam took place in 2012.

  • I am based in Surgery 2, which is located on ground floor.

  • I am a part time dentist and work every Wednesday at the practice.

Razhan Abdulla

Dentist
  • GDC number: 261611
  • I began working at the surgery on the 8th of June 2016.

  • I qualified as a dentist in Kurdistan situated in Iraq. I qualified as a dentist back in 2001.

  •  I usually work in Surgery 2, but I am occasionally located in Surgery 1and 4.

  • I work 5 days a week at surgery.

Saira Iqbal

Dentist
  • GDC number: 176734
  • Saira graduated from Cardiff University in 2009 and went on to complete vocational training in South Wales. During this year she conducted further training and was awarded Membership of the Dental Faculty from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.

     

    Following her vocational training, Saira went on to gain experience and work in the community dental service and in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Prince of Charles hospital in Merthyr Tydfil. These posts have developed her skills in treating anxious patients, managing facial pain and oral surgery procedures.

     

    Saira joined Cross Keys Dental Surgery in 2014 after returning back from Australia where she was working in both private dental practice and within government clinics. An interest in aesthetics developed and she further completed and obtained the Certificate in “Advanced Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry” from the reputable Dr Christopher Orr, London.

     

    Saira’s interests include minimally invasive aesthetic dentistry tooth whitening and short term orthodontics and has an interest in Invisalign in which she has completed further postgraduate training for and enjoys offering at the practice where she works 4 days a week.

  • I qualified as a dentist at Cardiff in 2009.

  • I am based upstairs in Surgery 4.

  • I currently work 4 days a week at the practice. Wednesday is my current day off.

Clare Jones

Hygienist
  • GDC number: 156582
  • I have been working at Crosskeys Dental for 9 years.

  • I qualified as a dental hygienist in Cardiff in August 2008.

  • I work from Surgery 5.

  • My usual days of work are Tuesdays and Thursdays. However, I occasionally work Wednesdays.

Katrina Edwards

Hygienist
  • GDC number: 5566
  • I began working at the surgery in December 2015.

  • I qualified as a dental hygienist in Cardiff in 1999.

  • I work in Surgery 5.

  • I only work 1 day a week at the surgery, on a Friday. I tend to only work mornings, but occasionally work Friday afternoons.