01189 452 900 / 01189 455 555 6 Chapel Hill, Reading, West Berkshire, RG31 5DG [email protected]



Dr Brenda Macmillan BDS, MBA, LF Hom (Dent. Surg.), PG CERTMED ED

GDC Registration No. 58708
Dr. Macmillan qualified from the University of Dundee in 1983. Having worked in General Practice for eight years, she returned to University to study for an MBA at Warwick University Business School. After qualifying, she worked in Hospital for two years in Aberdeen. After establishing Gentle Dental Care in Tilehurst, Reading, she completed a postgraduate course in Homeopathy which allows her to offer alternative, homeopathic treatments, where clinically appropriate, in the dental care of her patients. Her other interests include cosmetic dentistry and Botox and Restylane treatments to further improve dental and facial aesthetics.



GDC Registration No. 57732
Dr. Hunt qualified from the University of Dundee in 1983. He enjoys all aspects of dentistry and, to keep ahead in the fast-changing world of modern dentistry has completed various postgraduate courses at the prestigious Eastman Dental Hospital, London, receiving a diploma in restorative dental practice (with distinction) in 2006.


Dr Elizabeth Harris BDS, BSC (BRIS), PG CERTMED ED

GDC Registration No. 150503

Elizabeth graduated from the University of Bristol in 2008 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and BSc in Cancer Biology. She passed further postgraduate examinations to become a Member of the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons in 2011.

Having worked in both private and mixed general practices since 2008. Elizabeth enjoys the variety that each day in practice holds. as well as the opportunity to build relationships with patients.

The prevention of oral disease. Maintenance of the healthy patient and minimally invasive dentistry have always been at the core of her practice. Elizabeth also likes to keep up to date with the current techniques and materials available in the ever changing and advancing world of dentistry. By attending regular hands on courses.

For the past six years Elizabeth has also been a Trainer with the Oxford Dental Deanery. Coaching and mentoring newly qualified dentists. Assisting in their transition from Dental School to general practice. In 2013.

She completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education at the University of Winchester.
Elizabeth enjoys outdoor activities which include walking with her two dogs. Running. cycling. Swimming and horse riding.


Dr Rebecca Hamilton BDS (Manc)

GDC Registration No. 209835
Rebecca qualified from the University of Manchester. She joined the practice in August 2011 and is a highly motivated, friendly and positive person. She always aims to deliver the best possible patient care whilst endeavouring to put her patients at ease and make people smile.


Dr Ishan Malhotra BDS (BRIS)

GDC Registration No. 264804

Malhotra qualified from the University of Bristol. He joined the practice in September 2016. Since qualifying he has continued to further develop his knowledge and enhance his skills by completing various post-graduate course.

This includes courses covering facial aesthetics, cosmetic treatment and short term orthodontics. Ishan’s main interest in dentistry is carrying out drill free and minimally invasive treatment. His calming manner will help put you at ease whilst ensuring his patients are well informed of all treatment carried out.


Dr Paul Niland BchD(Stell) DUI(Lille)

GDC Registration No. 78631
I qualified in June 2000 at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa, before relocating to the UK in 2001. I have always had a particular interest in IV sedation, oral surgery and implantology, and have gained vast experience in all of these fields over the years. I have advanced my knowledge and skills by obtaining a degree in implantology at the prestigious Lille University in France in 2009 and by completing numerous hours in postgraduate courses to stay abreast of the latest techniques.

I am a member of the Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD), the Association of Dental Implantology (ADI), British Dental Association (BDA) and General Dental Council (GDC).

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