About us

About Our Bristol Based Dental Practice

Please meet the Promenade Dental team…

Associate DentistRegina Bormann BDS DPDS

Principal Dentist

Regina opened the Promenade Dental practice in February 2003 with the aim of building a family orientated treatment environment welcoming to all. With this as the guiding principle the practice has grown significantly to now include four treatment rooms with a committed and enthusiastic team of dental professionals. Qualified in 1996 in Germany, Regina has over 20 years of experience in practice. Her areas of interest include cosmetic treatment and gentle sedation for nervous patients.  GDC No. 72808

Dentist Gloucester RoadJames Rocha BDS (Wales), Diploma in Endodontic Practice (University College, London)

Associate Dentist

James joined us in 2013. He grew up in Bristol and after qualifying from Cardiff University in 2002 spent time working in Oxfordshire before spending a year travelling. He then made it back to Bristol where he has been working for a number of years in NHS and Private practice.

James enjoys all types of Dentistry in particular saving teeth with Root Canal Treatment which would otherwise be extracted. He has completed a two year Diploma in Endodontics (Root Fillings) at the Eastman Dental Hospital in London. James takes referrals from colleagues for complex root canal treatment. GDC no. 80799

Promenade Finals JR-1

Michael Lavelle BDS (Bristol)

Associate Dentist

Michael graduated from the University of Bristol in 2007 and has spent the large majority of his time since in general practice building a wide reputation as a kind, thorough & empathetic practitioner. Over the past 3 years Michael has been proudly undertaking the role of FD trainer in his practice where he has been responsible for mentoring and guiding three new dentists through their first year of practice and into the world of dentistry. Clinically, Michael takes pride in being able to help patients make measured improvements to the form and functionality of their smiles, whilst always respecting the integrity of the teeth using minimally invasive techniques and cosmetic tooth aligners such as Invisalign GO where appropriate. In his spare time Michael is a keen cyclist and plays football and golf more socially, as well as enjoying many family pursuits. GDC no. 112814

Aida Abas Lic Odont Madrid (2005)

Associate Dentist

Although new to The Promenade, Aida is a very experienced family Dentist. We welcome Aida to to the team.  GDC No. 185517

Dental Hygiene Team

Pamela Hyde – Diploma in Dental Hygiene

Qualified at the Bristol Dental Hospital in 1992, Pamela has worked in both private and NHS  practices in and around Bristol. She provides treatment that can improve the feel and appearance of the teeth and gives specific advice on small changes that can be made in oral hygiene routine and diet in order to help prevent gum disease and tooth decay.  She joined the practice in 2017 GDC No: DH 4374

Camille Anderson – Diploma in Dental Therapy and Hygiene

Camille is an experienced and enthusiastic Dental Therapist and Hygienist who joined the Practice in September 2021.  GDC No.  291942

Our Reception & Nursing Team

Practice ManagerPat Clarke

Practice Manager

With Promenade Dental since it opened, Pat has been a key support as the practice has developed. Pat manages the reception area and takes pride in dealing with all the demands of this role in a calm and professional manner.

Marie Lip – GDC No. 116603

Karolina Dural – GDC No. 208281

Hannah Donovan – GDC No. 252956

All our dentists adhere to the General Dental Council standards for dental professionals www.gdc-uk.org

General Dental Council 37 Wimpole Street, London W1G 8DQ