Karen started her career as a trainee Dental Nurse in 2007, and after qualifying with the NVQ Level 3 in Dental Nursing in 2009, wanted to further her career.
In 2014 she completed the IMECS Certificate in Radiography for Dental Nurses and became the Radiation Protection Supervisor for the practice.
Karen has also completed a course in Dental Impression Taking and enjoyed it due it being practical based. She then started working with dental implants and in 2018 gained the Certificate in Dental Implant Nursing.
Alongside implant nursing Karen is also involved in the practice management side, dealing with compliance and the day to day running of the practice.
Karen is a tutor on the dental implant nursing programme and is currently undertaking her Level 3 Award in Education and Training course.