152 High Street, Lee on the Solent, Hampshire PO13 9DD - 023 92 554485


Here at Innovate Dental Studio

Dr Andrew Smales BDS - Practice Principal

GDC number 78192

Since qualification in 2000 from King's College London, Dr Smales spent 4 years as a dental officer in the British Army.

After leaving the army Dr Smales went on to work in general practice eventually taking over the Kea Dental Health Centre in 2007 which then became Innovate Dental Studio in 2011.

Dr Smales has a special interest in Implant dentistry as well as cosmetic treatments including facial aesthetics.

Outside of dentistry, Dr Smales is a very keen cyclist and enjoys running, he also has a young family.

Wide variety of treatments

  • Implants
  • Ceramic crown & bridge work
  • Teeth whitening
  • Sunflex dentures (flexible)
  • Quick straight teeth
  • Facial aesthetics using dental fillers & Botox®

Diane Robinson - Practice Manager

GDC number 144152

Victoria Brade - Dental Nurse

GDC number 260469

Diane Robinson has worked at the practice now for 21 years, she has been a dental nurse for 31 years. She is a Senior dental nurse, and is fully qualified in dental radiography. 5 years ago she was promoted to practice manager.

Diane holds the national certificate in dental nursing & has a special interest in the placement of implants.


Victoria qualified as a dental nurse in 2015, she previously worked in a private dental practice and has a love of assisting with implant dentistry and cosmetic treatments.

She has a passion for traveling and has recently returned from working in Tasmania for the Royal flying doctor's service where she was working in remote communities assisting with much needed dental treatment and providing oral health advice.

Kate Pospiech - Dental Nurse

GDC number 282026

Pavan Baker - Dental Therapist & Hygienist

GDC number 244970

Kate is a fully qualified dental nurse. She trained at the Harriet Ellis College and qualified in March 2019.  She is a caring person with a great passion for other people's well being. In addition, she has a special interest in healthy nutrition.


Pavan qualified at the University of Portsmouth in 2013. Since then she has gained experience with NHS and private dentistry in a range of different surgeries. She primarily works with patients to help manage gum related diseases and improve their oral health. Alongside this she carries out simple fillings and children's dentistry.

Alexa Whiting - Reception


Alexa joins us with a wealth of experience and is from a customer faced background.  She is our front of house and looks forward to greeting you with a warm welcome.