About Us

Meet our team


Mr Duncan Gregory BChD Leeds 1993
GDC 69604

Principal Dentist

Duncan Gregory graduated from the University of Leeds Dental School in 1993.

Duncan hails from Birmingham and worked in the midlands for over 20 years, before making the move to Ulverston in 2017 as the new owner of Soutergate Dental Practice in Ulverston. In 2022 Duncan and his wife Tracey purchased Susan Spence & Associates Dental Practice.

Duncan is committed to providing personalised dental care for all the family using modern techniques and high-quality materials. Away from work, Duncan enjoys time spent with family, all things outdoors and running.

Mrs Prachi Kale BDS Nagpur 2001
GDC 118111


Prachi Kale graduated from Nagpur University in India in 2001 and has been practising as a General Dental Practitioner in the UK since 2008. She completed a Postgraduate Certificate course in Restorative Dentistry in 2015.

She is a very compassionate dentist and can easily put nervous patients at ease. She has a very friendly and caring approach and is able to maintain great rapport with patients.

Her hobbies outside work include cooking and visiting new places.

Mr Mark Brickles BDS Birmingham 1993
GDC 68786


Mark joined the practice in December 2022. He offers all aspects of dentistry to maintain and improve one's oral health. His special interests include endodontics and a range of cosmetic treatments.

Outside of work he likes to keep fit through hockey, cricket and triathlon. Dancing Modern Jive with his wife is the latest interest, having started recently since the Covid lockdown.

Mrs Anna Hatfield Lek Stom Warsaw 1999
GDC 85194


Anna joined the practice in April 2024. She graduated in 1999 from the Medical University of Warsaw, Poland and has been practising in the UK since 2005. Before joining the practice, Anna spent three years working in Oban and prior to that, spent fifteen years working in Barrow-in-Furness. Her professional interests include general dentistry, endodontology and treating nervous patients.

Outside of work, Anna likes country walks, reading, watching old movies and looking after her cats.

Miss Elizabeth Gabbott BSc (Hons) Dip DH/DT Liverpool
GDC 239379

Dental Therapist

Before discovering her passion for dentistry, Liz studied Forensic science at UCLAN. She was a dental nurse for 4 years before studying Dental Therapy and joining the practice in 2017. She is currently working towards a prescribing and interpretation of radiography course. Liz likes to get to know patients, providing bespoke oral health care.

In her free time Liz likes to attend the theatre and is a leader at a cub Scout group. She loves being active outdoors (especially mountain biking, skiing and hiking).

Mrs Sarah Wilson CEB Dip Dental Hygiene (1999, Newcastle)
GDC 5600

Dental Hygienist

Sarah plays a vital role in the prevention and treatment of gum disease. She will routinely clean teeth, monitor gum condition and offer advice on oral hygiene techniques and diet.

The Nursing Team

Miss Chloe Campbell

Dental Nurse
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2023
GDC 310999

Mrs Hannah Teale

Dental Nurse
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2016
GDC 268616

Miss Emma Hodgson

Dental Nurse
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2023
GDC 310598

Miss Dawn Cumberbatch

Dental Nurse
National Certificate NEBDN 2003
GDC 144021

Miss Ellie Johnston

Trainee Dental Nurse

Miss Jazmin Brown

Trainee Dental Nurse

Reception Team

Mrs Janet Herbert

Dental Receptionist


Mrs Tracey Gregory MA BSc (Hons) PGCE

Business Manager