Jenna Aldridge, Dental Hygienist
BOH (Australia) | GDC No: 250500 (GDC Website)
Jenna qualified with a Bachelor of Oral Health degree from The University of Sydney in Australia, and helps patients maintaintheir oral health by preventing and treatingperiodontal disease and promoting good oral health practice.
Having won the Australian Society of Orthodontics Prize and the Colgate Prize for Best Student in Oral Health in Society, Jenna, went on to work as an Oral Health Therapist in Australia. Jenna's clinical experience included management of gingivitis and periodontitis, extraction of primary teeth, amalgam and stainless steel crowns and orthodontic procedures.
Jenna has recently moved to the UK. Her kind, caring and confident approach has helped to improve the oral health of her patients.
While dentists concentrate on treating teeth and gum conditions, Jenna plays a vital role in helping to prevent dental problems from arising.
Jenna also carries out teeth whitening procedures at Sparkle.
Dental and oral health is an extremely important part of overall wellness and I enjoy educating patients and love to see the huge benefits my patients feel in having a healthy smile. - Jenna
Jenna's Areas of special interest include:
- professional cleaning known as prophylaxis
- scaling and root planning for patients with periodontal disease
- teeth whitening
- taking of prescribed radiographs
- placing dental sealants
- local anaesthesia
- application of sealants and topical fluorides
- oral health instruction, diet counselling and smoking cessation advice
I enjoy working as a hygienist as it allows me to help my patients achieve a healthy mouth that they are happy to smile about. I pride myself on providing high quality treatment with a gentle caring approach.
When I'm not working I like to travel, read, enjoy trips to the cinema and theatre. I'm loving London and I'm finding it to be fun, vibrant and an interesting place to both live and work!