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Stubbington, Hampshire  PO14 2LL
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Our Practice Team 

Everyone at our practice is committed to providing you with the very best in dental healthcare. Our dental team bring a wealth of experience to the practice and have individually obtained high standards of professional qualification.

Professional Registration

The General Dental Council (GDC) is the regulatory body of the dental profession in the United Kingdom. Their address is 37 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 8DQ and their telephone number is 020 7887 3800. Our dentists and staff adhere to the regulations governing the profession by the GDC as set out in their publication "Standards for the Dental Team". You can find out more about the GDC on their website www.gdc-uk.org.


Dr Mark Dellafera
Dr Mark Dellafera
Principal Dental Surgeon
LDS RCS Eng 1986
Country of issue: United Kingdom
GDC registration number: 61478

Mark Dellafera (GDC 61478): I qualified from Kings College London in 1986 and I worked in Alton until 2008. I have been married to my lovely wife Deborah, for 17 years and we have 3 lovely children. Many people are nervous about going to the dentist - I should know, I was too - so I try and see it through your eyes and hope that I can help you overcome your fears and possible embarrassment and bring a smile back to your face. What I do is to sit down with you, listen to your needs and concerns and encourage you to explore the most suitable treatment for you. I have been told I have a very gentle approach, especially with children but the one thing I most appreciate from my patients is their expression of trust - that I am very proud of.

Mr Ali Miri
Mr Ali Miri
Associate Dental Surgeon
BDS (London) LDS RCS (RCS Eng)
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 69945

I qualified from the University of London and the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1994 and have a particular interest in Paedodontics (children?s dentistry), Oral Surgery and Periodontics (gums). I believe in a slow, acclimatizing approach and have experience working with both nervous and dental phobic patients. I moved to the UK in 1980 as a child and grew up here. I'm a very keen collector of antiques, especially coins and an avid reader of British and world history. I have a 10 year old daughter who I am absolutely devoted to and in my spare time I enjoy cooking at home.

Mr Michael Greenslade
Mr Michael Greenslade
Associate Dental Surgeon
BDS Wales 1995
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 70637

I grew up in the Rhymney Valley in South Wales and I qualified from Cardiff Dental School in 1995. I worked in Portsmouth/Gosport area until 2004 when I joined the practice here in Stubbington.I live in Privett which is up the Meon Valley about 20 miles away from Stubbington. I am a keen gardener. I have a sizeable plot to look after. I have 2 horses (that I keep at home) and I keep chickens. I enjoy the pub, real ale, gin and food of all descriptions that I don't have to cook myself.

Miss Heather Percival
Miss Heather Percival
Practice Manager
NEBDN for Dental Nurses
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 109049

I began Dental Nursing as a young, fresh faced 16 year old and loved it so much I stayed! Dentistry is an ever changing profession and there are new techniques and treatments becoming available all the time. My role as Practice Manager is to ensure we remain compliant with all current regulations and support the staff so they can deliver the highest possible standard of dentistry. Our main focus in practice is you, the patient. I feel very fortunate that we have a fantastic and knowledgeable team to provide you with the best patient experience at every visit. In my spare time I enjoy catching up with all the latest movies, relaxing reading a good book, practicing yoga or fussing over my two cats.

Mrs Vanastree Shambrook
Dental Hygienist
Diploma in Dental Hygiene 1997
Country of issue: South Africa
GDC registration number: 209540

After graduating from the University of the Western Cape in Cape Town, South Africa, I went on to work in hospital, community and private practice setting across South Africa. I moved from the sandy shores of Port Elizabeth, South Africa to the pebbly shores of Hill Head in 2011 and have been working in practices in the UK ever since. By taking a calm and caring approach whilst treating patients, I ensure that all nervous and anxious patients feel at ease. My aim is to empower my patients by motivating, educating and treating them optimally so that they can achieve and maintain good oral hygiene, as i strongly believe that: 'Prevention is better than cure' I've had the pleasure of working a few locum shifts in previous years at Stubbington Dental, so i very much look forward to being a part of the team.

Mrs Susan Taylor
Mrs Susan Taylor
Dental Hygienist
CEB Dip Dent Hygiene 1995
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 2043

Sue Taylor (GDC 2043): I was born in Northumberland and left the area in 1977. I worked as a dental nurse for 5 years before training to be a dental hygienist in the Royal Navy. I qualified as a hygienist in June 1980 and worked full time as a hygienist for 3 years before taking a career break of 8 years to have a family. In October 1991 I started work at the Stubbington Green Dental Practice. I worked for 2 afternoons a week with Mr Brimms then extended my hours to 3 days a week. I enjoy my work and a lot of my patients are now my good friends.

Mrs Dawn Wallis
Mrs Dawn Wallis
Dental Nurse
NEBDSA 1981
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 115143

I joined a dental practice after leaving school in 1979. I attended college in order to sit the National Dental Nursing Exam, which I passed in 1981. I stayed there for 10 years before leaving to start a family. I returned to the same practice where my role was expanded to cover reception duties. I joined this professional and friendly practice in September 2004. I work 2 days a the week, nursing with Mark Dellafera.

Miss Alex Hope
Miss Alex Hope
Dental Nurse
NEBDN 1995
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 245195

I started work as a dental nurse at the tender age of 18. I qualified in 1995 after sitting the National Exam in Dental Nursing. Stubbington Green Dental Practice is friendly and welcoming and I enjoy working here very much. I mostly work in the surgery assisting the dentist with patient treatment and care. Occasionally I work on reception greeting patients and booking future appointments. I keep up to date with developments in dentistry with Continued Professional Development.

Mrs Diane Watts
Mrs Diane Watts
Receptionist

I have lived in Stubbington since I was five. I am married with two wonderful grown up children and four lovely grandchildren. I was trained as a dental nurse in 1967 at this practice. I left to have my children in 1973. I returned to the practice in 1989, first as a dental nurse then later I became a receptionist, a role I really enjoy. Over this period of time the practice has had four different owners. This includes the present owners who have continued to make it a very happy practice.

Mrs Jackie Collins
Mrs Jackie Collins
Receptionist
NEBDSA 1977
Country of issue: UK
GDC registration number: 115737

I started my dental career at Eastleigh College where I qualified with my DSA certificate in May 1977. My first role was in a dental practice in Gosport, then I had a career break to bring up my two children. I returned back to work after 10 years to another practice in Gosport but being from Stubbington, born and bred, I was lucky enough to be offered a position on the reception desk here at Stubbington Green Dental Practice, where I am very happy.

Mrs Claire Brecknell
Mrs Claire Brecknell
Receptionist
NEBDN 2010
Country of issue: United Kingdom
GDC registration number: 207725

I worked as a dental nurse for 9 years in the Royal Navy. Since leaving the Navy I have worked as a receptionist in a dental practice in Fareham and I started working at Stubbington Green Dental Practice July 2017. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with family and friends and looking after my 2 kittens.

Mr Dennis Donnelly
Mr Dennis Donnelly
Dental Nurse
Country of issue: United Kingdom
GDC registration number: 159798

I completed my Dental Nursing qualification at Highbury college in 2001 and have worked in several different practices since. I have lived in Stubbington for the past 10 years and joined the practice in April 2019 as a full time dental nurse/receptionist. Dentistry is my favourite subject and when I am not in the practice I am busy running around after my 3 children. When I do get some time to myself i jump straight on the motorbike and stay out for as long as I can!