Sian Jones

GDC No. 80885

Originating from Cardiff, Dr Sian Jones graduated from Liverpool University in 2002. Sian worked as an associate at Chepstow when she first moved back to Wales, before becoming the principal dentist in September 2007. Sian enjoys every aspect of her work but has a particular interest in cosmetic dentistry and is constantly undertaking postgraduate training in order to bring the newest techniques to Chepstow. This has included implant training with Harley Street dentists and advanced cosmetic training at the Perfect Smile Acadamy.

Jon Frankel

GDC No. 61471

Jon graduated from the London Hospital medical school in 1986. Jon has worked in the Ascot/ Windsor area in his own private practice since qualifying. He moved to Wales in 2008 and joined Chepstow as an associate in 2013.

Clinical interests include: cosmetic, tooth whitening and Orthodontics using the CFast system. Jon is also a practitioner with a special interest in Endodontics (root fillings) and takes referrals from the other practitioners in this field. Jon studied in Dubai for part of the Endodontics course.

Family: married to Liz who is also the new receptionist at Chepstow and can also be seen nursing on a few occasions. KT and Olivia are daughters who are studying Medicine and A Levels respectively.

Outside the practice Jon also has never grown up and still rally's old cars!

Liz Frankel

GDC No. 115377

Liz has enjoyed many years in dentistry; she started dental nurse training in September 1979. Since then Liz has worked in many practices around the country.

In September 2005 Liz joined Frankel Dental Care as a part time nurse. When the practice moved to Ascot Liz became practice manager running a very successful practice with Jon until selling the practice to move to South Wales in 2012. Liz loves every aspect of her work here at Chepstow and hopes to be here until retirement

Christine Greensmith

GDC No. 104192

Hygienist

After her 2 children started school in 1993, Chris started to work in the Village Dental Practice and loved it! She qualified as a dental nurse in 1994 and continued training, qualifying as an Oral Health Educator in 1995.

As her children became more independent, Chris applied to Cardiff University for the Dental Hygienist course and managed to secure one of the 18 places that over 500 hopefuls had applied for. In 2006 Chris graduated and absolutely loves her career.

Outside of work, Chris loves spending time with her family, walking, baking and reading.

Jane Napper

GDC No. 3831

Hygienist

Sarah Meril

GDC No. 115793

Clinical Manager

Sarah joined the team in July 2016 in order to help the practice to stay compliant and has ended up staying.

Sarah is a qualified Dental Nurse with extra qualifications in sedation, radiography, Oral Health. Sarah also has an NVQ in Business Management and Dental Reception. She enjoys all aspects of her work and more recently has trained as a Treatment Co-ordinator.

Outside of work Sarah has a passion for fitness training and loves to travel and spend time with family and friends.

Victoria Wenzel

GDC No. 257431

Dental Nurse

Vic started her career in dental nursing in 2013. She joined us at Chepstow Dental Care in 2016.

Vic loves to learn and is always keen to keep up with current dental trends. Sha attends various seminars and training courses, ensuring that she is always working to the best of her abilities.

Outside off work Vic is a keen traveller and enjoys exploring new places with her husband. Vic spends most of her weekends with family and friends.

Margarita Pippienne

GDC No. 155691

Dental Nurse

Margarita moved to Wales with her family last year and joined the practice in September 2016.

Margarita began dental nursing in London in 2005. She qualified in 2006 and her career quickly progressed in the high end practices of London, such as Harley Street, Sloane Square and Hampstead. Margarita has wide experience as a dental implant nurse and is keen to develop her skills further.

Outside of work she loves camping with her family in Wales. She enjoys a range of outdoor activities such as cycling, hiking and scuba diving. Before her career as a dental nurse and starting a family Margarita was a Scuba PADI dive master.

Jo Frogget

Receptionist

Settling back in Lydney after 13 years moving around in the military, Jo has quickly settled into her role as receptionist at Chepstow Dental Care. Jo had her first taste of Dental life in 2013 when working as a dental receptionist in High Wycombe. After 4 years in Cyprus Jo Moved home and knew that this was a career that she wanted to pursue. Outside of work Jo can be found poolside watching her son swimming and competing.