Chief Dental Officer
Pat provides clinical support and guidance to Dentex Partners and clinical leadership to the Dentex team. She is co-founder and Chief Executive of Apolline Ltd, a company that provides tailored, hands-on support to dental practices with all matters relating to regulatory compliance.
Dentex Partners have access to Apolline’s unique service using a combination of in-practice support and highly innovative web-based IT tools for measuring and achieving compliance and customer service excellence.
Prior to founding Apolline, Pat spent 16 years as Denplan Deputy Chief Dental Officer. At Denplan she created, developed and led their much respected quality assurance programmes. Following that she spent seven years as Group Clinical Director at Oasis Dental Care, where she was responsible for quality standards, clinical governance, risk management, compliance and complaints handling.
Pat qualified from Manchester Dental School and following a resident oral surgery house job she combined general practice with a teaching post in oral surgery, firstly in Manchester and subsequently at Guys Hospital. Pat is a Partner in a dental practice in Surrey. Pat was also Course Director on the FGDP(UK) ‘Certificate in Appraisal of Dental Practices’ from 2004 – 2014 and has a passion for helping dental practice teams be the best they can.
Eloise is responsible for developing and implementing strategic marketing initiatives to drive growth within Dentex and the practices we support. She has over ten years’ professional services marketing experience at global, national and regional levels including branding, advertising, PR, thought leadership and digital marketing. She has worked across multiple industries including legal, finance, management consultancy and healthcare.
Eloise holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and Management from Dublin Institute of Technology in Ireland.
Jenin is a qualified solicitor, specialising in the acquisition and sale of dental practices. In 2017, she was named within the ‘tier 2’ ranking for Healthcare in the legal 500 in which they described her as providing ‘sound legal advice and a customer-focused approach’, with core strengths in the dental sector. Jenin has considerable years of experience acting for dentists ranging from individual practitioners to corporate organisations and assisted Oasis Dental Care with several practice acquisitions, including advising on TUPE, compliance and property-related matters.
Jenin has run a number of seminars on buying and selling dental practices, the legal and ethical requirements of a dental practitioner as well as the provisions of Care Quality Commission (CQC).