Languages: English, Polish, Russian and Ukrainian

Lesya qualified from Lviv Medical University, Ukraine, in 2000, and began her career working in her hometown for 3 years. She then moved to the UK and sat her Overseas Qualifying Exam (ORE) in London. Prior to joining Oriel Villas, she worked in general dental practices in Scotland and England. She has been working with our practice since 2014.

Lesya is very passionate about her work, and has a particular interest in restorative, aesthetic, minimally invasive and preventive dentistry. She has experience working with extremely anxious patients and strives to provide the best treatment possible for all patients under her care, making their dental experience as comfortable as she can.

Lesya has trained in facial aesthetics, and enjoys helping patients enhance their appearance by reducing wrinkles and fine lines. She is dedicated to expanding her knowledge and attends courses on all aspects of dentistry.

Outside of work, Lesya enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons, travelling, and keeping fit with swimming and cycling.
Dr Lesya Birkner example work