Welcome to our Dentist in Ferndown at Balmoral Lodge in Dorset. We are located at 5 Queens Road with 4 surgeries offering private dentistry with UK qualified dentists and a highly motivated team of hygienists. Envisage Dental at Balmoral Lodge provides quality professional dental care in our beautiful building in Ferndown established over 15 years ago.
Our fundamental philosophy is that the cornerstone of good dental practice is traditional family dental care with the emphasis always on prevention. Your whole health is at the forefront of all treatment you receive with us.
Standing in its own grounds, with ample patient parking for your convenience, easy disabled access to the three ground floor surgeries, we work hard to provide a welcoming environment for all to receive the highest quality dental care.
To make an appointment with our dentists in Ferndown call 01202 871488.
Dentist, Balmoral Lodge, 5 Queens Road, Ferndown, Dorset BH22 9RT | t: 01202 871488
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Kevin graduated from Bristol in 1987 and has worked at Balmoral Lodge for nearly 30 years, both in the current building and in the practice’s previous home on Ringwood Road. In the constantly evolving world of dentistry Kevin not only has a Masters Degree from Kings College, London, but he also continues to update his knowledge through many professional development courses around the world.
Kevin’s approach is gentle and caring. He believes that the cornerstone of a good dental practice is traditional family dental care with the emphasis on preventative dentistry. Kevin is proud to have many second generation patients at the practice who, like their parents, are completely filling free.
After qualifying in 1989 Sue has enjoyed her career in General Dental Practice, she has worked at Balmoral Lodge since 2004 and feels it offers her the chance to see a wide range of patients from families with children growing up completely free of dental decay, to patients with dental fears and phobias who Sue takes gently though any treatment they may require.
Sue is also committed to continuing her Post-Graduate education, and she has completed a one year post-graduate course in restorative dentistry at the prestigious Eastman Dental School in London and she regularly participates in internet-conference lectures with dentists across the world.
Since qualifying from Cardiff in 2003 Becky has worked in general dental practices in Devon and Bournemouth. She thoroughly enjoys meeting and treating a wide range of people and she feels it is a great privilege to be made responsible for her patient’s dental care. Becky has a relaxed and informal manner and does all she can to make every dental visit a pleasant experience.
Like all the dentists at Balmoral Lodge, Becky believes that prevention and education are key to good dental health. Becky also continues to maintain her own education and has undertaken a one year post-graduate course in restorative dentistry at the prestigious Eastman Dental School in London to broaden and maintain her knowledge and provide the best possible care to her patients.
Gary qualified with BDS and LDS RCS (Eng) from the Royal London Hospital in 1992. He has spent his career working as a general dental practitioner, 20 years of which has been in the British Army looking after service personnel and their families. He has also worked in the NHS, private practice and as a volunteer dentist in Nepal for 6 months. Gary has a particular interest in endodontics (root canal treatments), operating through a surgical microscope for the last 15 years to treat more challenging cases. He strongly believes in a preventative team approach as the cornerstone of predictable dentistry. His aim is to maintain the oral health and confidence of patients in his care.
He is committed to life-long learning and has formalised this by undertaking many post graduate courses including a Diploma in Restorative Dentistry. In 2012 he was awarded the Fellowship in General Dental Practice at the Royal College of Surgeons. He is a member of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) and the British Endodontic Society.
Gary lives locally with his wife and 3 young children. He enjoys making the most of the Dorset countryside and Jurassic coastline, both for water sports and spending time with his family.
Alistair graduated from Kings College London in 1999, following which he joined the Royal Army Dental Corps serving in Germany, Cyprus and throughout the UK with active duty in Iraq and the Balkans.
Alistair has a keen interest in restorative dentistry and his patient-focused approach involves his patients fully in the decision making at each step of their dental care. He is committed to continuing his professional development and has recently completed a Master’s Degree at The Eastman Dental Institute.
Claire qualified as a Dental Therapist/ Hygienist in 1987 at the Royal London Hospital. She moved from Kent to Dorset in 2001 shortly after giving birth to her twins. Claire is an established and valued member of the team and her gentle and professional style has made her very popular with her patients.
Dee studied at Manchester University for her degree in Oral Health Sciences and qualified as an Oral Health Therapist and dental hygienist in 2003. Dee is a valued member of the Balmoral Lodge Team and she always strives to put her patients at ease and communicate clearly when helping her patients improve and maintain their oral health.
Philippa trained as a civilian in the Royal Army Dental Corps in Aldershot and qualified as a dental hygienist in 1986. She has been at Balmoral Lodge for nearly 30 years. Philippa updates her professional development regularly with dental courses and seminars. She believes in providing thorough treatment and in good communication with her patients. Her aim is to work together with her patients in treating periodontal disease, offering oral hygiene advice and maintaining a high standard of oral health.
Nicola qualified as a Dental Therapist from Leeds Dental Institute in 2003. She is a dual-qualified dental hygienist and therapist and she has travelled the world working in New Zealand and also at a prestigious specialist periodontal practice before joining Balmoral Lodge in 2010. Nicola strives to provide her patients with a pleasant experience whilst achieving marked improvement in oral health.
Nadia qualified as a dental hygienist from Kings College, London in 2000. She spent a number of years working as a full-time hygienist in London’s West End including a specialist periodontal practice before moving with her husband, Alistair, to Dorset in 2006. Nadia works hard to continually keep up to date with current concepts and enjoys her role at Balmoral Lodge striving to involve her patients in the prevention of gum disease and tooth decay.
Rachel is responsible for our dental clinic in Ferndown and has been with the practice for over 20 years. Her breadth of experience and knowledge in all aspects of management from finance, HR, marketing and operations has meant Rachel leads one of our largest teams in the group.
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Our GOLD Members enjoy 10% off all treatment as well as complimentary 2 x Dental Health Checks and 2 x Hygiene cleans each year. Members also benefit from nationwide emergency cover, redundancy cover, implant cover, worldwide cover and supplementary insurance.
Our PLATINUM Members can join our plan upon assessment. Based on the condition of your oral health, membership and insurance plans vary from £20 to £60 per month. Members receive full dental care under the plan so you have peace of mind you are covered for all your dental needs.