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Our Team

We are proud of our collective professional strengths but also consider that it is the relationship between the staff and the patients that ensures we practise consistently good dentistry. This is where we would like to define ourselves.

Ashley Dental takes the issue of continuing our education and professional development very seriously. We have a Practice Training Agreement and every single member of staff is regularly reviewed and agrees a personal development plan.

Most of us are local to the area and have been working at Ashley Dental for many years. The majority of our patients are familiar faces, many of whom we now count as friends, and this makes our team especially close-knit.

Chris Wildin
BDS (Lon),
LDS RCS (Eng)
GDC Number 64280
Qualified 1989
 

I qualified in 1989 from Kings College Dental School in London. After working at Birmingham Dental Hospital and general practice in Central London I came to Walton-on-Thames where I have been since 1991.

Dental techniques and equipment keep improving all the time but I believe in keeping my underlying philosophy the same. I believe professionalism can be blended with humour, compassion and patience to help my patients achieve healthy mouths and smiles. I enjoy meeting people of all ages and hope to always put them at ease.

When not spending time with my family, I enjoy running, tennis and Chelsea Football Club.

What My Patients Say ...

Karen Wildin
GDC Number 69974
DDS (Marseille)
Qualified 1990
 

I qualified from Marseille Dental School in 1992 and worked in general practice, both in France and the UK. In 1997 I joined my brother, Chris, and the team at Ashley Dental.

My patients enjoy my quiet, efficient ways of working and find they can relax in my surgery. I try hard to put nervous patients at their ease and always enjoy seeing children.

I speak fluent French and, as an enthusiastic cook, I love to entertain friends and family. I love the outdoors, nature, animals and travelling.

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Stephen Oxborrow
BDS Hons (Lond), MSc Rest Dent (UCL),
MFGDP (UK), MFDS RCS (Eng), MJDF
GDC Number 193167
Qualified 2010
 

After graduating from King’s College London, I worked as an Oral and Maxillofacial Senior House Officer in Basildon Hospital gaining additional surgical experience. I then moved to London where I have since been working as a General Dentist.

I have always been interested in further developing my clinical knowledge and postgraduate skills and went on to gain Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties at the Royal College of Surgeons in 2012. I completed a Master’s degree (Distinction) in Restorative Dental Practice at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute.

As a qualified Invisalign provider, I have been straightening teeth for adults and teenagers for many years. Whilst I enjoy all aspects of dentistry I have a particular interest in providing aesthetic restorations and restoring implants. I take pride in the quality of my work and always try to ensures that I make my patients feel at ease.

Outside of dentistry I enjoy spending time with my family and doing DIY around the house.

What My Patient Say...

 

Csilla Zolyomi
GDC Number 181410 (Qualified 2009)
 

I qualified in Budapest (Hungary) from the Vincotte Academy in 2010.

I have experience working in both private practice and general practice. I always enjoy meeting new people and getting to know my patients.

I have a calm and gentle approach which puts even the most nervous patients at ease. As well as being an enthusiastic oral health promoter I also enjoy the challenges of treating patients with complex periodontal needs.

I have travelled extensively, living and working in Hungary, Australia and now settled in the UK. In my free time I like gardening and swing dancing.

Jackie Noyes
Practice Manager
 

With a commercial and government background in marketing, public relations and project management I joined the Ashley Dental team in late 2008. On a day to day basis, a busy practice with three dentists and two hygienists generates a considerable amount of administrative work.

Taking the longer term view, marketing the business, advertising, co-ordinating staff training needs, keeping up-to-date with legislation changes, updating our website and co-ordinating all our communications fill in any gaps in my time!

If you have any suggestions or comments on the practice, and your care within it, I would be delighted to see them. We need to know what is working for you and what could be improved upon.

Team
Margaret - Reception
Pauline - Reception
Una Brooks - GDC 112772
Samantha Fisher - GDC 251067
Zuzanna Urbaniec - GDC 293967
 

As a key part of the care team, Dental Nurses and Receptionists need to be professional and friendly. We work closely with the Dentists to ensure that our patients’ experience is a positive one.

We always look forward to welcoming new patients. If there is anything we can do to help, please let us know.

Reception:

In Reception we work hard at greeting patients, answering the telephone, making appointments, handling queries and taking payments from patients – very often all at the same time! We are the “face of the place” to all our visitors.

In addition to these very visible activities we are also an important part of the administration team, handling recall notices, filing patients records, following up dental laboratories, hospitals or other referrals, if necessary.

Margaret and Pauline
Dental Nurses:

We are all fully qualified and registered with the General Dental Council (GDC).

Dentistry is constantly changing and so it is important that we are kept updated and trained in the latest procedures and thinking within the profession. We all participate in a formalised Continuing Professional Development (CPD) system – we complete a minimum of ten hours independently verified training and revision every year, on an ongoing basis.

Una, Samantha, Zuzanna

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