Helen-WebHelen – Senior Nurse

GDC No. 140599


Helen joined Purlys in 2007. Through her hard work and dedication to the Practice, she was soon promoted to the post of Senior Nurse. Helen has qualified in dental radiography and radiology, and is also one of our first aiders.


Outside of work Helen enjoys training in an Israeli self-defence system, Krav Maga.  She also helps to train children in the art.




Sam – Dental Nurse


GDC No. 106901


Sam gives all our patients a warm, friendly welcome. A qualified dental nurse, with over ten years' experience, Sam is a familiar face to many of our regular patients.

She can often be found in Letchworth running around after her two young children, which also keeps her fit!




Elizabeth – Dental Nurse


GDC No. 201177


Elizabeth started her career at Purlys as a trainee. She qualified in 2010 and has since taken qualifications in radiology and radiography and first aid. She has a keen interest in oral hygiene and hopes to train as a hygienist in the future.

In her spare time, Elizabeth enjoys working out at the gym and watching the latest films.






Tasmin – Dental Nurse

 GDC No. 233567


Tasmin has been with us at Purlys since 2011, qualifying as dental nurse in 2012. She enjoys caring for our patients and always does her best to put them at ease.

Tasmin relaxes by playing netball. She also enjoys travelling.




Sara – Dental Nurse


GDC No. 254716


Sara joined the team in June 2012. She proved to be a quick and enthusiastic learner, and her bubbly personality has helped her fit seamlessly into the team. She gained her diploma in dental nursing in 2014, and is now entered on the register of dental care professionals.

Her horses are her passion outside of work and she is extremely proud of the prizes they have won together at both local and national shows.



Emily - Dental Nurse

GDC No. 268536


Emily began her career at Purlys in Feb 2015 as a trainee nurse.  She qualified and was registered with the GDC in Nov 2016.  Emily has a calm, caring nature and enjoys offering our patients support and assistance during their appointments with us.


When Emily is not working, she can be found seeking out vintage clothing.  She has an eclectic taste in music and a strong interest in Japanese art.