Jeremy Lyle BDS

Principal Dentist/Owner

GDC Number: 82045

Our principal dentist, Mr Jeremy Lyle, qualified from Birmingham Dental Hospital in 2003 and has been at the practice since 2006 purchasing it in February 2011.

He has a keen interest in all aspects of general dentistry but has a specialist interest in cosmetic Dentistry. He has a wealth of training including Quick Straight Teeth Orthodontic system, Conscious sedation for helping nervous patients and Anti-snoring training for any sufferers, that may be falling asleep during the day or keeping their partner awake at night.

He has a reputation for having a kind and patient manor which makes him great with the children and puts the more nervous patients at ease.

In is free time he enjoys his 2 young children, playing hockey and cooking.


Jaymin Patel


GDC Number: 265552

Studied at Kings College London

Interested in cosmetic dentistry

Hobbies – Golf, football, cricket (anything competitive really)

Grade 6 drummer

Favourite film – shawshank redemption

Like all types of music and tend to like working with radio 2 in surgery


Rachel Lyle

Business Manager

GDC Number: 134386

Rachel Lyle is our practice leader and has been married to Jeremy our principle dentist since 2008. Rachel has worked in dentistry for the past 15 years starting out as a receptionist before deciding to be a nurse. Rachel has been qualified as a nurse since 2005 and also gaining the ILM Level 5 business management certificate in 2015.

Rachel’s specialist interest is making Cornhill Dental Ltd the best it can be by achieving best practice.

Whilst not at work she cares for her two lovely children and regularly attends Zumba and Kuk Sool Won martial arts.


Amanda Gaines

Practice Manager

What do you enjoy about working at The Cornhill Dental Ltd?
Family atmosphere, lovely team and very professional.

What do you like to do outside of work?
I love spending time with my family especially my two beautiful grand daughters, love gardening, walking, weekends in our Classic VW camper, cycling and going out with friends.

My top dental tip would be?
Electric toothbrush is the way to go.

Where would you most like to travel to?
Favourite holiday destination has to be the Maldives, but I love travelling in general.

What is your favourite film?
Footloose (old one).

What was the last film you watched?
Baywatch – hilarious.

How would your colleagues describe you?
I think my colleagues would describe me as a hard worker, always there to help, and recently as a breath of fresh air for the practice.

If you won the lottery what would be the first thing you would do?
II would pay off my mortgage and my two sons mortgages as well.


Tracie Cridland

Dental Nurse

Tracie joined our practice in December 2016 and has been in dentistry since leaving school.

She is our lead nurse but can often be found on reception welcoming our patients and helping with enquires.

Tracie enjoys all aspects of dentistry but has a particular interest in radiography and helping our nervous patients feel at ease.

tracie has 2 daughters and enjoys spending time with them and teaching them new things, she enjoys walking and is a keen cook and cake maker.


Kelly Richards

Decontamination / Lead Nurse / Radiography

Kelly has worked in dentistry for the last 15 years and enjoys all aspects of dentistry.

Kelly has a friendly and caring approach in her job and feels it is important to make patients feel at ease .

Kelly in her spare time enjoys walking, travelling, socialising with friends , photography and going to the theatre .


Clara Salvage

Dental Nurse/Radiography

GDC Number: 179681

Clara qualified as a dental nurse in 2000 and has been back with the Cornhill Dental Ltd since 2009, returning after taking some time out to travel the world. She gained her radiography certificate in 2005 and is a valued, hardworking and a long standing member of our team.

She enjoys travelling and diving and can regularly be found looking for the next holiday destination.


Sophia Kurpyta

Dental Nurse

GDC Number: 267602

Sophia has been nursing since 2013 and has worked in both NHS and private practices.

At her previous practice she gained a lot of knowledge and experience on dental implants and
Enjoys surgical treatments.

In her spare time she enjoys decorating her house and walking her dog.


Rebecca Hutton

Dental Hygienist

GDC Number: 224369

What do you enjoy about working at The Cornhill Dental Ltd?
At Cornhill, the team strive to offer more to patients to improve and maintain their oral health.

My top dental tip would be?
Tooth-brushing only reaches 60% of tooth surfaces, In order to remove the bacteria, you need to get something between the teeth to! This will help prevent both gum disease and dental decay.

Where would you most like to travel to?
I like to travel and explore anywhere new! But my favourite place so far is Italy!

What is your favourite film?
Pearl Harbour

How would your colleagues describe you?
Relaxed, knowledgeable about my profession and Friendly!

What do you like to do outside of work?
Spending quality time with my family, I enjoy baking for fun and trying out new recipes!

What was the last film you watched?
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Won the lottery: Take my family to Disneyland Florida!


Holley Walters

Dental Hygienist

I’ve been in Dentistry for 6 years, working as a Dental Nurse before qualifying as a Dental Hygienist at Bristol University, where I received the GSK prize for Excellent Ability in my Research Project. I’m passionate about helping patients to improve their oral health in a way that is practical and positive. I’ve got a special interest in implants after working as an implant nurse and carrying out my university research project in Dental Hygienists’ experiences of treating patients with implants.

In my spare time I enjoy walking my dog, spending time with family and friends and going to the theatre and cinema. My favourite films are the Lord of the Rings trilogy and my favourite musical is Mamma Mia. I’m an avid tea drinker (without sugar of course!) and I also take part in the motor sport Drag Racing, driving a red Ford Mustang!


Hannah Adams

Receptionist/Trainee Dental Nurse

What do you enjoy about working at The Cornhill Dental Ltd?
I find everyone at Cornhill friendly and easy to get on with, makes things so much nicer working with a good bunch of people especially when patients are friendly too.

Where would you most like to travel to?
I haven’t managed to do a lot of travelling although I have plans to, instead of planning where to go I like to be spontaneous so just picking somewhere on a map and going its all part of the fun!

What is your favourite film?
Harry potters

How would your colleagues describe you?
I hope that people would think that I am a bubbly person who enjoys a chat and a laugh but also somebody that works hard to get what they want.

If you won the lottery what would be the first thing you would do?
I would go on more holidays, buy myself a few luxury items but I like to stay busy so perhaps I would go into some charity work and work in another country.