Meet the Evolve Dentisty Team

Meet the Evolve Dentistry Portishead Team

Find out more about the dedicated dental team at Evolve Dentistry Portishead who provide a comprehensive service our patients from general and cosmetic dentistry to facial aesthetics and skin rejuvenation.

Dr Carol Somerville Roberts, Portishead dentist

Carol Somerville Roberts

Clinicial Director
MFDS RCS Edin 2001 | BDS Brist 1996 | Qualified: 1996
GDC number: 72024

  • Sedation
  • Amalgam removal
  • Smile makeovers
  • Facial aesthetics
  • Cosmetically focused braces

Carol is passionate about Evolve and what she does. In all aspects of dentistry she aims to achieve excellence as well as making the experience as pleasant as possible for every patient. She is continually attending courses and conferences to ensure that she is up to date with the best that dentistry can offer.

Carol believes that patient choice should be at the centre of all treatment and fully involves her patients in making the best decision for them.

Jon Sproson dentist at Evolve Dentistry in Portishead Bristol

Dr Jonathan Sproson

Cosmetic and General Dentist
BDS Birmingham
GDC number: 50452

  • Smile enhancement
  • Adult cosmetically focussed orthodontics
  • Crowns & Veneers
  • Root canal Therapy
  • Hypno-relaxation
  • TMJ - relieving facial and neck pain
  • Preventative dental care
  • Happy patient experience

Jonathan is a gentle and compassionate dentist, whose non- judgmental approach makes him very popular with patients. He has many years of experience and is committed to continuous professional development. Jonathan puts his loyal following, down to his preventative approach to patient care and listening to his patients needs. He can then use his extensive skills and experience in providing them with a life changing and healthy smile.

Many patients have enjoyed and benefited from his use of hypno-relaxaion techniques to ease their anxiety associated with treatment. Jonathan is also a qualified practice assessor, which means he can advise other practices on standards in practice.

Lisa Hichens

Dr Lisa Hichens

Specialist Orthodontist
DDS Bris 2005 | MOrth RCS Edin 2005 |MFDS RCS Eng 2002 | BDS Sheff 1998 | Qualified: 1998
GDC number: 74744

  • Discrete braces
  • Invisalign
  • Incognito
  • Children’s braces
  • Removable braces

Lisa is especially skilled in finding the right brace to fit your lifestyle and budget to get you a result you will love. With experience in many different types of brace from Incognito to Invisalign and the more traditional ceramic brace, Lisa can find the right system for you.

Mike Gregory is a dentist at Evolve Dentistry in Portishead Bristol

Dr Mike Gregory

Restorative Dentist 
Qualified: 1992
GDC number: 68009

Mike graduated from Bristol University in 1992 having previously trained as a Dental Technician from The Royal London Hospital before spending 8 years teaching Dental undergraduates at University College Hospital, London.

Mike has a special interest in dentures, crafting them himself to ensure that he achieves the exact requirements of the patient, Mike provides a personal service with an exceptional level of care.


Joanne Wilkinson

CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1991 | Qualified: 1991
GDC number: 4144

Joanne is a very experienced hygienist with a passion for her work. She is known for her gentle yet thorough treatment. She is hugely knowledgeable in her field and likes to keep up to date with the latest innovations in hygiene therapy to best support the needs of her patients.

Joanne offers Direct Access appointments meaning you don’t need to see a dentist to book a hygiene therapy appointment with her.


Hannah Mundy

NEBDN 2002, FdSc Oral Health Science (Hygiene) 2016
GDC number: 107385

Hannah is fully committed to helping patients maintain the foundations of their dental health. She enjoys educating patients about how their dental health is part of their overall wellbeing. Hannah also provides the appropriate tailored hygiene treatment to help patients achieve their dental health aims

Emma Lowe is a dental hygienist at Evolve Dentistry in Portishead Bristol

Emma Lowe


NEBDN 1993 | Dip Dental Hygiene Bristol 2016
GDC number: 137642

As a dental hygienist Emma is focused on preventing disease and helping patients with their oral condition, she is well known for helping patients who find dentistry difficult.

Qualifying in 1993 as a dental nurse, Emma spent her first 10 years in general practice before moving on to special care dentistry or community dentistry as it was known then, at Weston Hospital. Wanting to be more patient focused, Emma applied for the hygiene diploma at the Bristol Dental Hospital which she completed in 2016.

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Julie Van Meir

Treatment Co ordinator
Qual- National Certificate NEBDSA 1990 | Qualified: 1990
GDC number: 141325

As well as having many years experience as a dental nurse, Julie is a qualified counsellor and hypnotherapist. She is able to use these skills to support those patients that may feel anxious in their visit to Evolve. Julie is your point of contact for any queries or concerns regarding treatment, she can also guide you through the financial options we offer.

Rachael Cherrie Dental TCO in Portishead

Rachael Cherrie

Treatment Co Ordinator / Front of House

Rachael is one of our Treatment Co-ordinators. Her job is to hold your hand through the whole process from start to finish. She will spend time with you discussing your options as well as talking you through your treatment plan and helping you decide what payment options are best for you.

Steph Shute - nurse

Stephanie Shute

Head Dental Nurse
National Certificate NEBDN 2010 | Qualified: 2010
GDC number: 206403

Steph is qualified in oral health education and is a sedation trained nurse. She loves to support children in looking after their teeth and oral health.

Gabbi - Nurse

Gabi Gillis

Dental Nurse
GDC number: 192831

Gabi is a sedation trained nurse and is very passionate about her job. Her warm personality allows her to be a great support for anxious patients.


Jess Hamilton

Dental Nurse
GDC number: 248519

Jess has been dental nursing for 6 years. She uses her friendly and compassionate nature to help patients of all ages feel welcome and comfortable.

Louwrencia Spinola dental nurse at Evolve Dentistry in Portishead Bristol

Louwrencia Spinola

Dental Nurse
GDC number: 230075

Louwrencia is excellent at supporting the dental team and her calm approach ensures that your time in the treatment room runs as smoothly as possible.

Claire Towell is part of the front of house team at Evolve Dentistry in Portishead Bristol

Clare Towell

Front of House Team

Clare is committed to ensuring your experience at Evolve is as pleasant as possible, from booking the appointment that is right for you to helping you feel relaxed and comfortable during your time in the practice. Her attention to detail ensures that all our patients are cared for to a very high standard.


Katrina del Pozo

Practice Manager

Katrina oversees the general running of Evolve and strives to ensure that we meet your expectations at every point of your journey with Evolve.

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