Meet the Team

Meet our welcoming, caring, experienced team here at Michael Shipway & Associates Dental Practice

Dr Michael Shipway

Principal Dentist

GDC Registration Number 49696

 Michael is the third generation of the Shipway family to devote his life to dentistry. Michael has a particular interest in cosmetic and preventative dentistry.

Dr Stephen Wood


GDC Registration Number 57014

Stephen practices general family dentistry, with emphasis on the prevention of dental disease and is also an experienced restorative and cosmetic dentist.

Dr David Watson


GDC registration number: 68060

 With over 25 years’ experience in providing high quality dentistry, David has special interests in all aspects of Cosmetic focused Dentistry, Endodontics and Minimal Intervention dentistry. 

Dr Naomi Alesbury


GDC registration number: 178576

She has a passion for restorative dentistry and strives to provide a high quality patient experience.

Dr Guy Bailey

Implant Dentist

GDC Registration Number 229123

Guy has been placing implants since 2014 and received the Diploma in Dental Implantology from the University of Bristol in 2018. 

Natalie Stirland


GDC registration number: tbc

Natalie graduated as a Dental Hygienist from the University of Bristol in 2020, having spent four years working as a dental nurse prior to that. She is very patient-focussed when delivering oral hygiene & care advice and gentle with nervous patients. She aims to make every patient’s visit to the hygienist a pleasant experience.

Katherine Figliola

Practice Manager

Katherine started with Michael Shipway in November 2017. She has over 7 years experience in the dental industry as a Qualified Dental Nurse. She enjoys getting to know people and building a great team to provide gold standard customer service. 

Janice Flook

Front of House

Always a smiling face to greet you. Janice our nurse enjoys working as part of such a great team.

Megan Damsell

Megan Damsell

Apprentice Dental Nurse

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Where to find us?

Michael Shipway is only an 8 minute drive from Cheltenham racecourse. Our practice is in a Georgian house in Ormond Terrace, just off Regent Street in the heart of Cheltenham, Gloucestershire opposite the entrance to the Regent Arcade car park.

The Regent Arcade car park has parking for over 550 vehicles. We can also be reached via train, bus or park and ride.

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Michael Shipway & Associates Dental Practice

17 Ormond Terrace, Cheltenham GL50 1HR


We are located only 10 minutes away from Prestbury click here for directions
We are located only 5 minutes away from Montpellier click here for directions
We are located only 7 minutes away from Pittville Park click here for directions
We are located only 27 minutes away from Gloucester click here for directions
We are located only 8 minutes away from Cheltenham Racecourse click here for directions