- Ann Birch
- Dental Hygienist
- Dip. Hygiene.
- Country of issue: UK
- GDC registration number: 2280
Ann Birch is the Practice Hygienist, she is available to our private patients for treatment of gum conditions and has a preventive approach. She is available to advise patients on appropriate home care and suitable aids to achieve optimal oral health.
Ann was born and grew up in county Monaghan, Ireland. She commenced her career working as a dental nurse in Dublin and developed an interest in preventative dentistry. She subsequently studied to be a Hygienist and graduated from Glasgow Dental School in 1981. As a new graduate she worked in Kent for a few years before coming to Cumbria initially as a locum. She joined St. Helen's Dental Practice in 1992 and has worked part time in the team since then.
Outside of surgery Ann is kept busy with her family and is interested in walking and cycling.