Our Leeds City Dentalcare hygienists play an important role in your ongoing dental program.
They will advise you of the best and most effective ways to clean & floss your teeth. During your visit, our dental hygienists may scale & polish your teeth using the latest, most comfortable techniques, and will assist you in preventing dental problems, helping you to maintain fresh breath & a healthy, happy smile.
Meet Kerry Woods
CEB Dip. Dental Hygiene (Leeds) 1994
GDC No. 4753
Kerry graduated at Leeds University where she was awarded the Best Clinical Skills of the Year Award. She joined us here at Leeds City Dentalcare in 2001 as our full-time hygienist. Kerry helps to ensure that all our patients benefit from the best advice and treatment available, working closely with each of our dentists. When she is not at work she likes to paint, loves watching movies, and enjoys the inevitable shopping!
Meet Michelle Slater
Dental Hygienist & Therapist
Diploma in Dental Hygiene & Therapy Leeds 2011
GDC No. 220463
Originally from Huddersfield, Michelle moved to Leeds in 2009, where in 2011 she qualified in Dental Hygiene and Therapy at The University of Leeds. On graduating, Michelle worked as a Dental Hygienist & Therapist in Heckmondwike before long-term practice in Barnsley where she worked for 7 years prior to joining us here at Leeds City Dentalcare in August 2021.
Michelle is a kind and friendly Hygienist who prides herself in helping nervous patients access the treatment they need. She enjoys all aspects of her work but especially likes educating patients in oral hygiene and seeing the improvements that come with this.
Outside of work, Michelle is married to Steve and between them they have 4 teenage Daughters and a Labrador called Jess. Currently busy building their own home, on the rare occasions she does have any free time, Michelle enjoys eating out and loves skiing holidays with family and friends.