Meet the team

At Portman Dental & Implant Clinic our highly skilled, friendly team shares the same single vision: we put you first. Together, we are dedicated to providing you with a first class experience, from the comfort of our reception to the very latest innovations in dental technology. We make sure you have the best possible care from the second you walk through the door.

Find out more about each of our practice team members below.


Iain Campbell

Dental surgeon
B.Ch.D., DipRestDent (RCS) Eng., MSC (RestDent) Leeds (1984)
GDC No. 59566

Iain qualified from the University of Leeds in 1984 and has a wide variety of interests in dentistry including implants, headache and migraine treatment, acupuncture and sleep apnoea/anti-snoring treatments.

He has studied restorative techniques at the highly prestigious St Anne’s Dental Education Centre in Manchester and received a Diploma in Restorative Dentistry from Leeds University in 2010 and a Masters Degree in Restorative Dentistry in 2015 with Distinction.

In September 2017 Iain was accepted onto UCLAN’S periodontology Msc Course, and has now been awarded his postgraduate certificate with merit in Clinical Periodontology.

Victoria Taylor

Dental surgeon
B.Ch.D (University of Leeds 1984)
GDC No. 59337

Victoria qualified from the University of Leeds in 1984 where she was awarded a prize in children’s dentistry. She has provided quality dental care at the practice since 1989 as well as bringing up 3 children. Victoria has also been heavily involved in the day to day management of the practice.

David Vivian

General dentist
Newcastle University Dental School 1988
GDC No. 63294

David Vivian qualified as a dental surgeon in 1988 from the Newcastle University Dental School (GDC No. 63294).

After qualifying, he returned to East Yorkshire to work in a forward-looking practice in Hull.

In 1990, he accepted a partnership at Newell, Pinder and Vivian, which became one of the most prestigious practices in Yorkshire before joining the James Hull Group. David still works at the practice on a part-time basis, providing the implant services he also offers at practices in Cottingham, Scarborough and more recently joining the experienced implant team at Campbell Dental Health in Scunthorpe.

David has over 22 years of experience in dental implants, and he has placed around SIX THOUSAND of them during his career. His key training courses include the prestigious Eastman Step by Step Course 1996-1997 and training on prosthetic aspects of the Branemark system 1993.

Since 1993, David has been a member of the Society for Advancement in Anaesthesia in Dentistry, and he has been a member of the Association of Dental Implantology since 1996. He has always been active within the British Dental Association and is a former president of the Yorkshire Branch.

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Emma Egner

General Dentist
BCHD Leeds 2000
GDC No. 77629

Emma has been providing dentistry in North Lincolnshire since 2000. She enjoys providing all aspects of general dentistry with a caring, relaxed and respectful manner.

Emma believes the health and well-being of your body, mouth and mind are all connected and they are all equally important. When something is wrong with any aspect of your health it makes life hard work. Emma's aim is to provide you with advice, support and any dental treatment required to restore your health.

By choosing to come for regular check ups with Emma you will benefit from her continuing care and up to date advice. You can enjoy the comfort and confidence of a healthy smile and maintain your well-being.

Angelika Tadros-Hadwin

Dental Surgeon

DDS ( Medical University of Lodz) PGCERT ( Contemporary Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry )

GDC NO. 254381

Angelika graduated from the Medical University of Lodz and received her dental degree with honours in 2001. She graduated at the age of 22, which made her the youngest graduate ever in the history of the Mecial University of Lodz.

She is currently progressing her education in Restorative and Aesthetics dentistry, and she is a member of BAARID ( British Academy of Aesthetic Restorative and Implant Dentistry )

She has been providing general dentistry in Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and also abroad in Poland and in her private practice in Southern Africa, where she moved with her parents, who were expatriates.

Her mission is to provide comprehensive dental services to all patients in an environment that is safe, reassuringly pleasant and comfortable. She strongly believes in the importance of explaining dental procedures to her patients and takes her time in explaining outcomes of the dental exam, dental prevention and treatment options.

She is married and has a daughter. She spends her free time with her family. She loves to travel, and her hobbies are scuba diving and cycling.

Anna Hurst

Dental therapist
RDN 1999
GDC No. 114396

Anna started as a dental nurse at the practice in 2001. In 2002 she became a radiographer, she then left the practice to attend the University of Sheffield in 2005, where she gained a Diploma in Dental Hygiene & Therapy in June 2007, returning to the practice team in August 2007 when she became the practices Dental Hygienist.

Samra Al-Hadi

Dental therapist
University of Sheffield 2014
GDC No. 255264

Samra qualified as a Dental hygienist & Therapist at the University of Sheffield 2014.

She began working for the practice in November 2016 to provide maternity cover.

Helen Hornsby

Lead dental nurse
GDC No. 121493

Helen Passed her Advanced Lead Nursing Skills Level 3 with distinction.

Helen joined the practice 18 years ago, qualifying as a RDN in 2001, she then qualified as a radiographer in 2003, then in 2016 Helen completed her certificate in competency in impression taking.

Carley Brown

Dental nurse
GDC No. 121527

Carly began working for the practice in 2005. I 2006 she gained her RDN in 2007 the became a Radiographer.

Carly has many other qualifications which benefit the whole team, she became an oral health educator in 2008.

In 2010-13 Carly left the practice full time to study adult nursing at Sheffield Hallam University., where she gained a Level 3 merit in psychology, distinction in Neuro Linguistic Programming.

This led to he becoming a Neuro Critical Care Nurse in 2013 until 2015. In 2016 she returned to the practice as a full time dental nurse.

Lauren Callaghan

Dental nurse

Lauren passed her Dental Radiographer qualification in December 2018.

Jess Kelly

Dental nurse
GDC No. 279247

Jess joined the practice in September 2016 as a Decontamination Operative.

She passed her training in July 2018 with flying colours to become a qualified Dental Nurse.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Cerys Evans

Trainee dental nurse

Tina Grantham


Tina started work at the practice in 1991 as a receptionist.

Karen Christmas


Karen started as a receptionist in 2007 and went on to pass the theoretical aspect of dental nursing. However she decided to pursue an administrative role at the practice.

Karen Wilson

Practice Manager

With over 12 years’ experience in the dental industry, Karen has extensive knowledge of CQC regulations and GDC guidelines and ensures that the practice is always compliant.

As practice manager, Karen’s main role is the efficient day-to-day running of the practice and supporting the dental team in delivering outstanding patient centred care and service..

Karen enjoys spending quality time with family, gardening, music and walking her beloved Dachshunds.

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Statement of care

At Portman Dental & Implant Clinic, we put you first. From the warmest of welcomes to the most sophisticated equipment, we make sure you always enjoy the highest standard of care and comfort with us.

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