About Cherry Hinton Dental Centre

If you are looking for a dentist who listens and understands what you want from your visits then the right place for you is Cherry Hinton Dental Centre.

We understand that everyone is different and so are the needs hence we offer a personal service with tailored treatment plans to keep your mouth healthy to prevent problems. We offer a range of aesthetic and cosmetic treatments  to increase confidence in your smile at good value for money. You would have access to emergency treatment and advice.

Our dentists and dental care professionals have experience in treating people that are anxious about seeing the dentist, they work with anxious patients who may have had bad experiences in the past to restore their confidence in visiting the dentist.

Children are seen for routine examination free of charge when accommpanied by an adult having an examination as well.

Our practice is conveniently located on the high street of Cherry Hinton with acess to free parking right in front of the practice making it easy for you to commute to us.

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Meet The Team


Dr Suzanne Man

Principal Dentist

Dr Suzanne Man (BDS)UK.


Suzanne graduated from the University of Dundee in 2001. Suzanne is a calm and passionate dentist with a wealth of experience having worked at several private dental practices.  She is currently the Co-Principal dentist of Cherry Hinton Dental Centre for over the last 10 years. During this time she has pursued many post graduate training courses.

Suzanne enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and offers a range of high-quality dental treatments.   In particular, she is passionate about aesthetic dentistry, preventative dentistry and patient education.

She takes great pleasure in caring for her patients and making them feel at ease throughout their treatment. Her friendly approach helps patients to feel involved in the decision-making aspects of their care and helps them to relax and feel confident. This has been evident in the feedback/ reviews from her patients.

In her spare time she enjoys music and musicals, has taken up gardening and spends time with her husband and kids (not necessarily in that order !).


Dr Yejide Funmi Sijuwade

Principal Dentist

Dr Yejide Funmi Sijuwade, BDS (Lagos), MSc (Manchester).


Dr Yejide Funmi Sijuwade is  currently the Co Principal dentist of Cherry Hinton Dental Centre. She has had years of extensive dental experience in both hospital and general practice. She got her Bachelor of dental Surgery degree in 2000 from College of Medicine, University of Lagos and has a Master’s degree in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry from the prestigious University of Manchester and a post-graduate certificate in Cosmetic and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry. Her work has been published in a UK based journal.

She has a special interest in aesthetic dentistry and she is a certified Inman Aligner and Clear smile Aligner dentist which are orthodontic tools for aligning crowded teeth for minimally invasive cosmetic dental treatment. She is passionate about preventative care.

She has experience in using the Align Bleach and Bond (ABB) protocol  which uses a combination of simple orthodontic straightening, teeth whitening (bleaching) and composite to rebuild tooth structure in a minimally invasive approach to achieve excellent smile makeover results.

She has a calming approach which puts anxious patients at ease and she is dedicated to the provision of high standard quality dentistry with patient care being of paramount importance.

Dr Sijuwade is a full member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) a world leading authority on Cosmetic treatment made up of members commmitted to clinical excellence.


Dr Carl Agyeman


Dr Carl Agyeman. Dentist with Special interest in Endodontics


Carl graduated with Honours in 2006 from University College London with a degree in Biology. He shortly after decided to retrain as a dentist and graduated with honours from The University of Leeds in 2012. After completing vocational training in London, Carl spent some years working in private practice in the City of London whilst completing several postgraduate courses. He became a London deanery dental supervisor in 2016 where he trained and mentored newly qualified dentists and in 2017, obtained a Post graduate Diploma in Endodontics from The University of Chester.

He is due to complete his 3 year Masters programme in Endodontics in December 2020. Carl was accepted into the Royal College of Surgeons Membership of Joint Faculties in 2018 and has worked in various practices across the South East of England treating complex endodontic cases referred to him.

Carl is happy to assess and treat referrals for all aspects of Endodontics, including primary and secondary treatment and apical surgery and focuses on providing the highest level of care in a calm and relaxing environment.

Outside of dentistry Carl spends most of his time together with his wife, running around after their 3 year old son. When he can he also loves watching Premier league football and The UFC.


Dr Kevin Esplin

Specialist in Prosthodontics

Dr Kevin Esplin Specialist in Prosthodontics and Implantology


Kevin trained at King’s College Hospital, London and continued his studies at the University of Connecticut where he graduated in the Speciality of Family Dentistry. He has been a specialist dental practitioner for over 35 years in Cambridge .


He is a registered Specialist in Prosthodontics and has been placing dental implants since 1989. Kevin has lectured worldwide recent times on all aspects of implantology and dental  rehabilitation and has taught and mentored in dental implantology for younger dentists for the the past 15 years.


In his spare time he has a keen interest in all aspects of sport but his main pastime is cycling and he is now developing his skills in watercolours.


Melissa Evans


Melissa is our dental hygienist from the USA, qualified in 2013 from Eastman dental institute in London obtaining a diploma in dental hygiene.


After spending her childhood in the southern state of Louisiana USA, relocated with family to the north western state of Washington, achieving a high school diploma with honours and an associate arts degree in general nursing. After moving to the UK, due to her passion and special interest in dentistry and oral health, Melissa decided to attend university once more and pursue her dream of becoming a dental hygienist.

Melissa is passionate about every aspect of dental hygiene from her clinical work through to the personal interactions with her patients. Key to her successful treatment of patients Is building a rapport with them to ensure that they both work together as a team maintaining good oral health in the clinic and at home. Melissa has had a variety of experience treating patients with periodontal disease, anxiety/dental fear, and special needs. Melissa is qualified to do periodontal therapy, full mouth debridement’s, soft tissue examinations, whitening treatments, dental radiographs, impressions and dietary advice.

Her empathy for others and meticulous nature ensures patients receive a gentle but thorough hygiene experience. She takes pride in providing treatment of the highest quality for each and every patient, ensuring their visit is a positive and pleasant experience. Keeping up to date with Continued professional development ensures Melissa is well versed and up to date with the many innovations in this growing profession.

Outside of the dental surgery, Melissa enjoys going to the gym, spending time with friends, watching theatre shows and dining out.

Emma McNally
Dental Hygienist


After 10 years as a Dental Nurse, Emma progressed her career to become a Dental Hygienist. She graduated from university with a distinction in Dental Hygiene and has joined us as one of our hygienists. She has a calming nature which helps with treating anxious patients and helping them to feel at ease and improve their dental health. 
Emma enjoys living a healthy lifestyle with a keen interest in nutrition. She likes to get involved with yoga, running and swimming. 

Rosario Castro Gill
Lead Nurse

Dental Nurses:

 Fatemeh Khaksar  |  Linda Atoh  |  Robyn Steadman

Leanne Bales
Lead Receptionist