About Us

Queens Drive Dental Surgery

Welcome to Our Team

Welcome to Queens Drive Dental Surgery, where our dedicated team of highly skilled and compassionate professionals is committed to providing exceptional dental care. Our Queens Drive Dental Surgery team is comprised of experienced dentists, hygienists, nurses, and support staff who share a common goal – ensuring your oral health and satisfaction are our top priorities. With a patient-centered approach, our team strives to create a welcoming and comfortable environment for every visit.

Book Initial Consultation

0151 525 3231

This is an opportunity to meet our dentist during a relaxed and informative initial visit. At this consultation, you will be able to discuss your oral health and any concerns you may have. A thorough treatment plan will be discussed and agreed – including associated costs.

Our Professionals

Meet Our Team

Dr Thiruvarudchelvan Thurairajasingam (Thiru)

The Practice Principal
GDC No: 281436

Upon completing his undergraduate studies (BDS) at the University of Peradeniya in Sri Lanka , he gained extensive experience working at the International Dental Care Hospital in Colombo, Sri Lanka, before making the decision to move to the UK. Dr Thiru has post graduated at the Royal college of Surgeons England. He is also currently studying a postgraduate course in Endodontics at university of Chester. He has a passion for saving teeth and has interests within all areas of Dentistry, particularly restorative Dentistry. Thiru also enjoys treating children and anxious patients.

Dr Akshayaa Damodaran

GDC: 227547

Akshayaa graduated in Dentistry from MAHER University, India in 2009 and got full registration with General Dental Council in 2012. She further pursued her MSc in Restorative Dentistry at the University of Chester in 2020. She is an aspiring dentist with good clinical skills. Her special interests are facial aesthetics such as Botox and fillers, teeth whitening, smile makeover, composite bonding, etc.
She is also known to excel in handling patients with dental anxiety.

Dr Ponnuthurai Sivakumar

GDC No. 208395

Dr Ponnuthurai Sivakumar has graduated BDS at the University of Peradeniya Sri Lanka and he gained his Licence of Dental Surgery (LDS) at the Royal College of Surgeons, England during 2017 and presently, he is pursuing a Master’s Degree in Dental Implantology and Orthodontics to further enhance his skills and knowledge. He has worked in various hospitals in the UK as a SHO in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery.
Dr Sivakumar is passionate about oral healthcare and education and has a positive commitment to the delivery of care to his patients.
Outside of dentistry, he enjoys travelling, spending time with family and friends and playing chess.
Dr Sivakumar speaks both English and Tamil.

Mrs. Ashly John

Dental Therapist/Hygienist
GDC No : 305201

Ashly  has graduated BDS from Rajiv Gandhi University, India and has worked as a Dentist in India for over 10 years. After pursuing her Masters in Business Administration from UcLan University, Preston, she decided to continue her dental skills in the UK and gained her General Dental Council registration for Dental therapists and Hygienists in 2023.She is looking forward to upbring preventive dentistry into the mainstream as a dental therapist. She is particularly trained in Airflow ,a latest non-abrasive technology and painless method for tooth cleaning.

Ugochi Nwanya

Practice Manager
GDC: 255609

BSc Accounting (University of Nigeria Enugu Campus) (National Diploma Dental Nursing, UK)
Ugochi is an organised, pro-active and flexible leader. A problem solver with exceptional analytical and team playing skills. She is innovative and can deliver valuable solutions that would make a real difference to a business.

Dr Samoon Faizan

Oral Surgeon
GDC No: 140159

Dr. Samoon earned his dental qualification in 2000 and has a genuine passion for oral surgery. With over a decade of experience, he dedicated more than 10 years to various hospitals in the UK and Ireland, specializing in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery. He served as a staff grade in the Maxillofacial department at Galway University Hospital in Ireland, gaining significant expertise in minor oral surgery, including simple extractions and challenging wisdom teeth removals. His focus extends to dentoalveolar surgery, and presently, he is pursuing a master’s degree in Dental Implantology to further enhance his skills and knowledge.