The Team

Dr Rami Khatib
BDS (Hons) Sheffield 2005

Rami Khatib is the owner of Glumangate Dental Practice. He studied at Sheffield University and graduated in 2005 with honours. He worked in Rotherham for several years before taking over Glumangate Dental Practice in April 2011. He strives for excellence and has transformed the practice with new surgeries and facilities to the highest standards.

Rami has an interest in surgical dentistry and enjoys providing cosmetic treatment including crowns and veneers. He likes providing treatment for nervous patients and building their confidence with every visit.

Rami spent a number of years as a clinical tutor at the University of Sheffield Department of Oral Surgery, where he taught undergraduate students.


Dr Rami Khatib
Dr Rena Dajani
BDS Sheffield 1996

Rena Dajani graduated from Sheffield University in 1996. She worked at the Darling and Evans Dental Practice in Sheffield for nearly 10 years before joining the team at Glumangate in May 2011.

Rena has an interest in treating patients with anxieties and a fear of the dentist. She enjoys spending time to provide patients with information about their treatments and alleviate their worries.

She has a lot of experience in family dentistry and providing dental care for children.Rena is also very experienced in making Valplast flexible dentures; This is the latest technology in dentures which makes them thinner and more secure than traditional  dentures.


Dr Rena Dajani
Dr Victoria Boyne
BDS Newcastle 2002

Victoria graduate from Newcastle University and has worked for several years in Sheffield before joining the team at Glumangate in November 2013.

She has extensive experience in all aspects of general dentistry.Victoria enjoys providing care to patients in a friendly environment, always providing patients with detailed information about their treatment and giving all the options available.     


Dr Victoria Boyne
Dr Aneesah Shaukat
BDS Sheffield 2017

Aneesah graduated from Sheffield University where she developed a particular interest in prevention and oral hygiene. She enjoys helping patients build their confidence with dental treatment and enjoys working in a relaxed environment to help put patients at ease, in particular anxious patients and children. Aneesah ensures that patients have an understanding of all treatment options available to them. Aneesah is committed to help her patients improve there oral heath.

Dr Rose Sear
BDS Cardiff 2018

Rose graduates from Cardiff University and has moved back to the region where she grew up. Rose enjoys transforming patients' experiences of dental treatment by ensuring she spends time with them to build up their confidence.

Rose provides all aspects of general dentistry and has particular experience with dentures and restorative dentistry. She is passionate about providing treatment as gently and compassionately as possible.


Dr Hollie Strong
BDS Newcastle 2018

Hollie graduated from Newcastle University and is enjoying her time back in Derbyshire. Hollie enjoys providing dentistry for the whole family and is especially keen on looking after children's teeth and ensuring children's early years' experience of the dentist is pleasant and fun.

Hollie provides a holistic approach to general dentistry and has particular experience with root canal treatments and bridges. She goes out of her way to ensure patients' anxieties are alleviated by providing all treatment at the patients' pace and without rush.


Dr Richard Joseph
BChD Leeds 1984, Implantologist

Richard qualified in December 1984 from Leeds Dental School and in the following 25 years worked in NHS practices in Rotherham and built up the Jones and Joseph Group.  The Group now comprises 6 practices employing 16 dentists in the Rotherham area.

He has a special interest in Surgical Dentistry, Dental Sedation and Cosmetic Dentistry.Richard set up the Tailored Implant Clinic; this is a bespoke service for patients who require dental implants. He provides this service at several dental practices in Yorkshire, Derbyshire and the North West to the convenience of local patients. He only uses implants from one of the pioneering companies in dental implants, Nobel Biocare.

He has been training young dentists for 14 years now and was awarded enhanced FD Trainer status in 2012. He was also awarded a Certificate in Clinical Education with Merit in 2012.  


Dr Richard Joseph
Professor Gareth Griffiths
BDS Wales 1979, FDS RCS 1991
Specialist in Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry

Gareth is a Professor and Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry. He is on the GDC Specialist Register in Periodontics (gum disease). He has over 20 years experience of teaching Periodontology to postgraduates at both the Eastman in London and the University of Sheffield. He has published extensively in the periodontal literature.

He has a national and international reputation, having been President (2008-2009) of the British Society of Periodontology (BSP) and the current representative for the BSP on the European Federation of Periodontology.

Gareth is passionate about periodontology and the important role it plays in the oral and general health of patients. He is committed to providing high quality treatment, as well as advice regarding patients’ conditions and how to improve their own oral health.  


Dr Hannah Nassé
BDS (Hons) Manchester 1989. FDS RCS Eng 1993 
Specialist Oral Surgeon

Hannah is an Oral Surgeon and has been on the GDC Specialist List in Oral Surgery since 1999.

Having worked in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for 23 years, Hannah is also employed at Sheffield Children's Hospital and Sheffield Dental Hospital. She carries out all the minor oral surgery work at the practice for patients referred by other Derbyshire dentists as part of the NHS IMOS contract.

Hannah has a special interest in the treatment of anxious patients and children. At Glumangate she can provide minor oral surgery under local anaesthesia with or without intravenous sedation. 

At the University of Sheffield, Hannah trains undergraduate dental students and oral surgery postgraduate trainees in all aspects of oral surgery.

Hannah has just finished a three year term on council for the British Association of Oral Surgeons.

Mrs Lucy Blockley - Therapist/Hygienist
Diploma in Dental Hygiene & Therapy Sheffield 2006

Lucy graduated from the University of Sheffield and has many years' experience in providing dental therapy and hygiene treatment.

Lucy enjoys providing treatment as gently as possible, and spending time providing patients with detailed and personalised instructions on maintaining their oral hygiene.