The practice has been established for over 70 years and we aim to provide high quality dental treatments in a friendly and welcoming environment.


Our dedicated team of dentists and hygienists are committed to continuing dental education and keeping abreast of the changes in modern dentistry


We offer a range of services including:


  • Over 70 years’ experience
  • Hygienist advice and service
  • Preventative dentistry
  • Dental treatments
  • Cosmetic dentistry
  • New patients welcome
  • Nervous patients welcome
  • Emergency appointments
  • Evening appointments
  • Weekend service by prior arrangement


Mr R Rokni DDS, MSC


Roger graduated from Stockholm University in 1994 and after working within other surgeries as an associate purchased Hopwood Dental Practice in April 2000 and York Street Dental Care in January 2012.


He carries out all aspects of general dentistry including crowns, bridges, root fillings, cosmetic dentistry and has a special interest in dental implants.


Roger is particularly well liked by our more nervous patients due to his calm and gentle demeanour.


Roger attends regular post graduate courses and seminars to help maintain his knowledge and continue his professional development.


Outside work Roger enjoys attending the gym, reading and spending time with his family

GDC registration number – 74178

Mrs B Avanessian DIP H


Rebecca has been in Dentistry since 1990, first as a dental nurse for 6 years before qualifying as a dental hygienist in 2003.


She enjoys creating a relaxed and friendly environment for her patients.  Helping them improve their oral hygiene and takes pride in seeing results.

Rebecca regularly attends courses to maintain high standards and improve patient care.


Outside of dentistry she enjoys keeping active by running, climbing, going to the gym and yoga.


GDC Number 6290

Mr Ash Abughofa BDS ,MFDS


Ashref gained his Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree in 2006 from Tripoli University Lib, receiving his honours in restorative and development. He went on to work in general practice in Belfast, Ireland, before moving to Manchester with his wife in 2019.


Ashref is very interested in restorative dentistry such as crowns and minimal abrasive dentistry using modern aesthetic materials. He is committed to furthering his knowledge and skills and regularly attends post graduate courses. In 2017 Ashref was granted Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. He is a firm believer in a preventative approach to dentistry and has a particular interest in minimally invasive treatments.


GDC number – 270621

If you need dental treatment book an appointment at the York Street Practice today! Call us 01706 360176