Budleigh Salterton Dental Practice

Tel: 01395 442 552

  • Our Team

Our Team

Dr Thomas Olivelle (B.D.S, F.I.C.O.I)

GDC Number: 76550

Dr Olivelle qualified at Guys Hospital, London and worked part-time as a Clinical Assistant in the Oral Maxillofacial department at St John’s Hospital, Chelmsford whilst establishing his own practice in St Albans. During this time, he also gained his fellowship of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (FICOI).

In 2005 he moved to Devon and joined the Budleigh Salterton Dental Practice as an Associate and a year later he became fully committed to the practice, as a dental partner with Dr Paul Maslen. His surgery is modern and bright and even offers DVD viewing from the dental chair!

Dr Olivelle takes the utmost pride in his work and adopts a professional and caring manner. He is dedicated to providing the very best quality of dental care and treatment and has a keen interest in Oral Surgery, in particular all aspects surrounding the placement of dental implants, including perio-surgery (the gums), and oral enhancement/reconstruction. He regularly attends courses worldwide to ensure that he stays on top of the knowledge in the advancement of dentistry and is currently in the process of obtaining an MSc in Implantology.


Dr Peter Gyoker (B.D.S)

GDC Number: 164125

Peter joined us in 2017 having previously worked for many years within a corporate dental group. Peter was born in Hungary and gained his Dental qualification from there in 2005. He provides all aspects of dentistry and has a keen interest in endodontics. Peter is very friendly, cheerful and approachable and will make you feel at ease as soon as you meet him.



Dr Agnieszka Zachacz (B.D.S, Special Interest Endodontics)

GDC Number: 258406

Aga qualified from Peninsula Dental School in 2015. She spent three years working as general dental practitioner in Exeter as well as delivering emergency treatment to phobic patients in Dental Access Centre, Plymouth before joining our practice in 2019.

Aga has a gentle and caring approach and aims to deliver patient centered dentistry. Aga offers all aspects of dental care and her working philosophy is tooth preservation and minimal invasive dentistry. She has special interest in root canal treatment and she is currently studying for Postgraduate Diploma in Endodontics in King’s College, London.

Aga is trained in the Bioclear method, in which white composite material is wrapped around a tooth using special, technologically advanced mylar matrices. Composite is heated to properly form a fully functional, beautiful tooth. She is also a certified Invisalign provider and facial aesthetics (wrinkle treatment) provider.

Before turning to dentistry, Aga obtained a Masters Degree in Laboratory Medicine and worked as scientist at the National Institute for Medical Research, London. Outside of work Aga is a busy mum of two young children. She loves spending time with her family, exploring the beautiful Devon countryside. She always has a project on the go, furniture restoration, sofa reupholstering or crocheting to name a few.

Dr Michael Anaman (B.D.S)

GDC Number: 264909

Michael qualified in 2016 from the University of Bristol, and has since worked in London, Bristol and in various areas within Devon. He enjoys all aspects of dentistry, including, but not limited to, restorative work, oral surgery, short term orthodontics, and implant work. Working with anxious patients is something he thoroughly enjoys; making people feel as comfortable as possible on the day. Michael is also a qualified sedationist.




Elliott Dearsly
GDC Number: 277786

Dental Nurses


Carly Bull
GDC Number: 132957






Lillie Johnson
Trainee Dental Nurse









Sue Wickens







Zoe Mabillard

Practice Manager



Sarah Olivelle