Our Team

Dr Greg Cadman

Greg is the owner and principal dentist at Pannal Dental Clinic. He qualified from the University of Sheffield and has previously worked at dental practices in Sheffield, Stokesley, York and Otley. In addition to treating patients at Pannal Dental Clinic, Greg also treats patients referred from dentists around Yorkshire.

Greg has been heavily involved in implant dentistry over the past seven years and has undertaken the implant diploma run by the faculty of General Dental Practitioners. Greg has recently developed his skills, completing course's covering advanced bone grafting techniques. He is also currently mentoring clinicians in implant dentistry. Greg provides quick straight teeth orthodontics, and has been voted a lead QST provider. He currently lives in Knaresborough with his wife and two daughters. In his spare time, Greg enjoys keeping active, training for marathons and cross fit. He's also a keen supporter of Rugby and football.
G.D.C registration - 103388

Dr Mark Garner BCHD

After graduating from Leeds University in 1996, Mark has worked continuously in general practice in North Yorkshire. While Mark enjoys all aspects of general dentistry his interests lie in aesthetic work, particuarly Crown and Bridges.
Mark has recently joined the Pannal team.

G.D.C registration - 71951

Dr Emily Fairbrother BDS MJDF

Emily graduated from Newcastle University in 2014. Her foundation training was completed at Alpha Dental Studios, Catterick Garrison, where she remained for a further three years. During her career Emily has developed a special interest in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry, which includes skills such as crowns, veneers, white fillings, smile designs, full mouth rehabilitation and whitening. She has completed numerous courses to develop her skills in this area.

Emily joined the Pannal practice in March 2018 and continues to further her career, reading a Masters in Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry at the University of Manchester. Following the completion of further exams, Emily is now a member of the Joint Dental Faculties at The Royal College of Surgeons England.
Emily provides Invisalign clear aligners here at Pannal.

Emily lives in Harrogate and has side interests of swimming, netball and travelling. She continues to fundraise for The Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund, a charity very close to her heart. Her latest achievements include having swam the 11 mile length of Lake Windemere and holding a Charity Fundraising Ball for over 300 guests.
G.D.C registration - 250995

Angela Potter

Originally from Inverness, Angela qualified as a dental hygienist in Dundee before moving to Harrogate in 2004.
'Having worked in and around the Harrogate area for 14 years, more specifically Pannal for the last 12 years, I have developed my skills and client base alike. I am very keen to deliver as informative, caring and professional service to all I treat.
My partner and I spend a great deal of our time in the Lake District walking or mountain biking along with our lovely Cocker Spaniel Ruby. She certainly keeps us on our toes!!'

G.D.C registration - 6431

Louise Clarkson

Debbie Atkinson

Debbie qualified for her Dental Nursing National Certification in 1998 and has worked at the Pannal Surgery since 1994.
Debbie is a valued member of the team. She ensures the smooth running of our reception and surgeries, supporting the practice in the role of assistant practice manager.
'I am a wife and mother of two now grown up children, a Nanna to a beautiful Granddaughter and I have a cat called Max. I love to travel, and enjoy walking and gardening.
G.D.C registration- 125966

Debbie Appleson

'I have worked in Pannal for 17 years now as a Dental Nurse.
So from the length of time I've been here, you can see I really enjoy my job & have got to know some really lovely people, both patients & staff.

Overall, having spent 27 years in Dentistry, I have seen many changes, especially with the use of modern technology!

Family & Friends keep me occupied in my spare time, especially my little Grandson, who I adore. I love country walks with my cockapoo'.
G.D.C registration- 125909

Vicki Louise Wilson

Vicki joined the team in February 2015, she works across both the Pannal and Collingham practice. Vicki is a valued team member of both practices, with her friendly and professional attitude.

Vicki qualified in December 2013 with a level 3 diploma in dental nursing. She regularly attends courses to continuously keep up to date with her development and training.
Vicki has recently gained her qualification in phlebotomy allowing her to assist in Protein rich growth factors which is used in implant cases.

In her spare time Vicki enjoys socialising with friends, looking after her niece and nephew and long country walks.

G.D.C registration- 251291

Nikki Jacobs

Nikki recently completed her Level 3 Dental Nursing course and is now registered as a Dental Nurse.
'I am really enjoying working at Pannal and getting to know all the patients. Having grown up in the local area its nice working in such a lovely neighbourhood. I live with my husband and two young children who I love visiting Harlow Carr and local nature spots with. Also socialising with my friends.'
G.D.C registration- 281134

Laura Best

Laura gained her Level 3 Dental Nursing qualification in 2009. Laura joined the Collingham team in 2013 and now works across both practices.
'I enjoy assisting in all aspects of dentistry, particularly aesthetic procedures and being part of a positive patient journey'
In my free time I enjoy spending time with my fiancé, family and friends. I enjoy days and nights out.'
G.D.C registration-195142