Dental Team

Charles Crawford


Our principal dentist is Charles Crawford BDS MSc MFGDP(UK) PGCertT&L. Charles is originally from Yorkshire but after studying at Manchester University he decided to stay here! As well as practicing at Calm Dental, Charles spends some time back at the University tutoring students and working on the TMD clinic for patients with jaw joint pain.

Emma is our Practice Manager, She started with us as a trainee dental nurse and since she qualified she has acquired many post qualifications including radiography and oral health education, specialising in dental decontamination.


Matthew Byrne BChD BA MFDS combines working at Calm with research he is doing at Manchester University looking at how to measure quality in dental care.


Kishan Mistry BSc BDS joined us having graduated from UCLAN and also  having a Pharmacy degree!

Matthew Kitchen BDS

Matthew graduated from Sheffield in 2010 but came home to Manchester soon after.  He joined Calm in 2013 and has swiftly built a great reputation!

Liam Wilson BDS has joined us from the University of Manchester (and doubled the number of LFC fans at the practice!)

Anna is our Dental Therapist.  She carries out fillings and hygiene treatment.  Giving patients fresh breath and healthy gums are her trademarks!


Our great team of dental nurses is made up of Jo, Chay, Stacey, Nicole and Fiona!

Ellen Ward BDS MJDF

Ellen graduated in Sheffield but has since done post graduate training in surgery and dental implant work.  She is a Speciality Dentist in Oral Surgery and Honorary Clinical Teaching Fellow in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  She is currently completing a Masters degree in Implantology at the University of Manchester.