Our Staff

Dr Andrew Morton BDS DGDP(UK) (GDC No. 59481) is the practice principal and has been at Hamilton Square since 1985. He qualified at the University of Manchester in 1984 gaining the Claudius Ash Prize in Operative Dentistry. He joined the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners and was awarded his Diploma in General Dental Practice in 1997.

Dr Morton has a part time tutor position at the University of Liverpool and was a postgraduate tutor for many years at the Faculty. He has an interest in dental implants, treating TMD and adult orthodontics.

He is a keen cyclist and has a taste for travelling/adventure.

Dr Dominic Higgins BDS (GDC No. 221203) Born and raised on the Wirral, Dom qualified from UCLan in 2011 as a graduate, after achieving a BSc in Human Anatomy and Cell Biology from University of Liverpool in 2007. Following graduation, he completed a year as a Maxillo-Facial SHO at the Royal Preston, Blackpool Victoria and Chorley General Hospitals. Since completing his foundation year here on the Wirral, Dom has strived to achieve the highest standards of dentistry. He has further training in tooth straightening, cosmetic dentistry and Facial Aesthetics treatments.

Away from surgery, Dom has a young family keeping him on his toes, but does find time to play a range of sports and he also coaches the U7s Caldy Rugby team.

Dr Jessica Ashcroft BChD (GDC No. 211096) Jessica graduated from Leeds University Dental Institute in 2011 with a BChD. She then remained in Yorkshire for almost ten years gaining experience in all aspects of Dentistry. She has since completed membership examinations for The Royal College Surgeons of Edinburgh, further facial aesthetics training and has a keen interest in aesthetic and restorative dentistry. In general she has always enjoyed looking after children and families by building confidence with her kind and calming manner. It is in building these relationships in which Jessica finds the greatest privilege of working in surgery. Jessica is delighted to have been given the opportunity to join Hamilton Square Dental Practice as she has always been a patient here growing up. It was due to her positive experiences here receiving treatment that she was inspired and encouraged to choose Dentistry as a career.

Outside of Dentistry, Jessica can usually be found rounding up her toddler and dog around the local beaches. She is also passionate about horse riding and Pilates, and is currently seeking to join a local choir.

Dr April Whitlock BDS (GDC No. 191548) After completing her first Bachelor's degree in Zoology, April went on to train in dentistry at the University of Liverpool, qualifying in 2010 and completing Foundation Training in Exeter. She attained full membership of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry in 2019 and continually builds on her knowledge and skills by undertaking many hours of continuing professional development each year in all subjects within dentistry but, with a particular focus on aesthetic dentistry. She loves to improve smiles and can provide minimal intervention aesthetic treatments to brighten or straighten crooked teeth, fix chipped and broken teeth, replace missing teeth to improve appearance and function to overall improve quality of life.

She loves being outdoors, camping and walking, gardening and interior design.

Amanda Gibbs (GDC No. 3234) Amanda was born in Hertfordshire and moved to Cheshire in 2006. She attended Kings College Dental School and qualified in 1986. Amanda has worked at Hamilton Square Dental Practice since 2006.

Jane Chadwick Dental Receptionist

Hannah Shaw (GDC No. 268316) Dental Care Professional

Bryttni Walch (GDC No. 280562) Dental Care Professional/ Invisalign Treatment Co-Ordinator

Jessica Santos Trainee Dental Care Professional

Chloe Eccleson Trainee Dental Care Professional