Meet the Team

At The Dental Centre in Ferndown there is a respected and experienced team of dentist & hygienist supported by experienced dental nurses and general management of the practice at Ferndown. All the team are friendly and helpful and will answer any questions that you ask. Please read through their profiles below.
Nigel Stribling BChD

Nigel Stribling BChD (Leeds)
Owner & Principal
CQC Registered Provider

Graduated in 1969 with distinctions in Clinical Dentistry and Orthodontics. He has finally retired from clinical work, after working for 50 years, but still owns the Practice.

The Specialists

Mr Mark Vardon - Registered Specialist in Prosthodontics and Oral Surgery

Mr Mark Vardon
BDS(Lond) MClinDent(Lond) FDSRCS(Eng) MRDRCS(Eng)
Registered Specialist in Prosthodontics and Oral Surgery

Ingela Engfors - Specialist in Prosthodontics

Ingela Engfors
DDS (Gothenburg)
Specialist in Prosthodontics (Sweden)

Tony Walshe BDS, MFGDP (UK)

Tony Walshe
BDS, MFGDP (UK) Msc with distinction (Advanced Restorative Dentistry) BA

Special interest in IV Sedation



David Leigh Van As

David Leigh Van As
BSc (Hons), BChD (SA), MSc Oral Surg (UK), MSc Perio (Germany), McClinDent Perio (UK)
Practice Limited to Periodontology
Special interest in Periodontology

Dental Nurse

Diane Chatfield

Diane Chatfield
Head nurse and also works in reception.
GDC registration – 126073