Meet the Team


Harminder Dhaliwal

Associate Dentist

GDC no: 69688

Harminder qualified at University Medical and Dental School Hospital London, UMDS in December 1993 after which she completed her 1 year of vocational training at a mixed NHS and Private in Diss, Norfolk in 1994.

Harminder has worked in the NHS for over 27 years and due her vast experience she was offered the role of mentoring dentists qualified from abroad. Through this scheme she has helped raise the understanding of NHS dentistry and supported dentists in the early years of their career in the UK. She has been on the coaching and mentoring register since 2019. 


Denise Harvey

Practice Manager
Practice Complaints Manager

Denise joined Stonydelph in 2015 after being a patient at the practice for almost 30 years. Her role within the practice was to greet the patients and make them feel welcome and at ease, she also worked behind the scenes helping to keep the practice running smoothly.
Denise was promoted to Reception Supervisor sharing a Managers role with the Lead Nurse, ensuring all the business side was kept up to date and running smoothly and also making sure the Reception staff was trained in all aspects. More recently, Denise was Promoted to Practice Manager, part of her role is to ensure all the staff are happy within their role and the practice, also ensuring all compliance is up to date.
Denise loves working within the community, hence having 2 qualifications working within our community and fundraising  through Staffordshire County Council. In Denise's spare time she enjoys spending time with her family an young grand children


Amy Payne

Dental Nurse

GDC no: 293618

Amy joined the practice in August 2019 as a dental nurse apprentice and in 2021 completed her Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing. She has found a passion for caring and empathising with patients and helping them through their dental  journeys.

When Amy is not nursing she is ensuring the completion of the surgery compliance and will soon be leading on the new nurses apprentice training programme.

Amy enjoys keeping up with her fitness and in her spare time she loves spending time with her friends and family and going on long walks with her family dog, Buddy!


Ruth Williams


Ruth is our lead of front of house. For those of you who have not already met her,  Ruth is our friendly receptionist who ensures that your are well prepared for your appointments . For those of you who haven't met her she will make sure that your journey from taking that initial phone call to the end of of your first appointment is as seamless as possible and then on every appointment after that.

Having worked at Ash End Farm for almost ten years Ruth has a real love for animals with dogs in particular. With this in mind Ruth set up a small business of boarding animals for close friends and family in the holiday periods.

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Amy Harvey

General Assistant

Amy started working for Stonydelph Dental Practice in 2018 as a relief Housekeeper, after several months she was invited to keep the role on a permanent basis. Amy is passionate making sure the practice is a safe and clean environment for all patients and staff.

In 2019 she was promoted to the role of administration assistant where she supports the receptionist and practice manager in day to day tasks. 
She has an interest in dentistry and would like to pursue a career as a Decontamination Nurse one day.
In her spare time she enjoys shopping and socialising with her family and friends.


Dr Samia Khan

Principal Dentist

BDS - The University of Birmingham

PGCert Cosmetic and Aesthetic Dentistry,

PGCert Operative Dentistry

GDC no: 79904



With over 20 years of experience in the dental sector Dr Samia Khan has revolutionised Stonydelph Dental Practice to where it has reached today. 2021 marks the 10 year anniversary of her ownership of this practice and what a journey it has been!

Her passion for dentistry is demonstrated in her care for patients and working with some of the most challenging of cases to achieve the best results for them. Through her strong leadership skills she encourages and motivates staff to strive to always be the best that they can be both in and outside of work.

She has achieved postgraduate qualifications in Cosmetic & Aesthetic Dentistry, Endodontics and has a special interest in Orthodontics, Furthermore, she gained experience with managing anxious patients, having trained in sedation at Birmingham Dental Hospital and Community Dental Clinics.

Samia works very closely within the dental community, holding positions of Council member for the British Dental Association Central Counties Section and Committee Member for the South Staffs Local Dental Committee.

She has always worked with charitable causes since a young age and more recently her charitable work took her to Greece as a volunteer dentist with health-point foundation providing dental care for people who were desperately in need for dental treatments.

Out of dentistry she enjoys cooking and experimenting with new cuisines and to relax she practices Yoga. She also has a love for cats and for those who know her well will be very familiar with her Romeo!