Meet the Team

Each and every member of our team are experts within their field, and use state of the art techniques to ensure they offer you the very best dental services available.

From the moment you are greeted by our welcoming receptionist, to the moment you are put at ease by our friendly dental experts, together we strive to make your visit a pleasant one.


Michelle Vinter

Michelle Vinter

Hygienist and Practice Manager

Michelle qualified as a hygienist in 2005 and has worked at the practice since 1997 as a dental nurse. As the owner of the practice , she has taken the role of practice manager as well as hygienist. Michelle enjoys yoga, camping and spending time with her family. GDC: 6692

Melanie Pittroff

Melanie Pittroff

Principle Dentist

Melanie qualified as a Dentist in 2000. Melanie works alongside with the other dentists, practicing general and cosmetic dentistry including invisible braces (Invisalign Go). Melanie has a special interest in Botox and fillers. Melanie enjoys family life, gardening, travelling and reading.
GDC: 78620

Gary Howe Dentist

Gary Howe

Dentist

Gary qualified as a Dentist in 1984. Gary previously owned the practice, since 1996. Gary enjoys golf and cricket.
GDC: 59402

Catherine James

Catherine James

Dentist

Catherine qualified as a Dentist in June 1985 and has worked at this practice since September 1985. Catherine enjoys her family life, holidays, running and reading. GDC: 60274

Dentist Dimitrios Koroneos

Dimitrios Koroneos

Dentist

Dimitrios qualified as a dentist in 2012. He practices general dentistry as well as having a special interest in cosmetic dentistry including short term orthodontics with sixmonthsmiles and Invisalign systems. Additionally Dimitrios is a certified Bioclear (cosmetic bonding) provider.
GDC: 249238

Anna Solarska

Anna Solarska

Dental Nurse

Anna qualified as a dental nurse in 2010, after moving to the UK. She has worked at the practice since 2011. Away from work Anna enjoys a busy family life, cooking, reading books and swimming. GDC: 190011

Donna Hallum

Donna Hallum

Dental Nurse

Donna qualified as a dental nurse in 2006 and has worked at the practice since 2002. Donna loves her holidays, cooking, yoga and spending time with her family. GDC: 157756

Shelley Hamilton

Shelley Hamilton

Dental Nurse

Qualified as a dental nurse in 2008 and has worked alongside Melanie Pittroff for the past 14 years. She loves holidays and spending free time with her family. GDC no: 169328

Lucy Osman

Lucy Osman

Trainee Dental Nurse

Lucy is a trainee dental nurse and is currently studying at Eastleigh college for her qualification. Lucy enjoys going to the cinema and spending time with her friends and family.

Sarah Thornely

Sarah Thornely

Receptionist and Dental Nurse

Sarah is a receptionist and dental nurse with many years experience. She has worked at the practice in between maternity leave. Outside of work she loves her holidays with her family. GDC: 132791

Caroline Wain

Caroline Wain

Practice Manager

Caroline joined the Oakley Road Dental Team in April 2018 after being a health assistant at Southampton General Hospital. She enjoys walking her dog ‘Buddy’ in the New Forest and loves going to the cinema. Caroline is married with 2 children and can been seen at the practice Monday – Wednesday. She works mainly alongside Sarah and Michelle and is a highly valued member of our team.