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Welcome to {my}dentist, Bartons Road, Fordingbridge Dentist located in Fordingbridge


Our dental practices in England have now opened and are offering a limited range of dental treatments.

As soon as we have all of the necessary personal protective equipment (PPE) in place to ensure your safety, we will offer our full range of dental treatments.

Prioritising patients in need

We are prioritising patients in need, including anyone who has suffered pain during lockdown. Please do not try to book a routine appointment, such as a check-up, just yet. We will advise you when you can.

Please don’t visit our practices for any reason unless you are asked to do so.

Speak to us if you need support

If you do suffer dental pain, or need advice from a dentist, please call us. We are available to offer you advice and support by phone.

Protective measures in practice

If you are visiting a practice for an appointment there are some changes you need to know about for your safety. Please view our safety information here.

Opening times

Please contact the practice for their current opening times

Click here to read our guide to Managing dental problems at home during Covid-19
Patient safety - What a visit to us will be like during Covid-19
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Our services at a glance

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Opening times

08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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Telephone: 01425 652331
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Highfield House, Bartons Road, Fordingbridge, SP6 1JD.

About {my}dentist, Bartons Road, Fordingbridge

Welcome to {my}dentist Bartons Road, Fordingbridge. We are a 9-surgery practice with 11 clinicians providing a variety of NHS and private treatment plans including clearcorrect, teeth whitening and implants. Within our team we have Dr Helene Arkell and Dr James Mackenzie, with James currently studying an MSc in Orthodontics and Helene being a key figure at the practice since 2012. We also have Ms Shirley-Ann Cottrell who has been a Hygienist at our practice since 2004, as well as our second Hygienist Ms Beverley Lee White. We have Dental Implant Surgeon Dr Theo Tamas providing treatments, with Dr Wajahida A. Syeda also certified in implants. Our practice is a 6 minute walk from Normandy Way bus stop, with limited parking available. If you have any questions or would like to book in for a consultation the team would love to hear from you. We welcome all patients to our practice and ensure all individuals are treated with the utmost care and attention from our highly skilled staff. We look forward to seeing you soon.

You can get in touch with us using the details at the top of this page. Or if you are ready to book an appointment, why not try our handy online booking service.

What our patients say

  • Google 4 out of 5

    "A consistently good service and patient care and sound advice given. I have been going to this dental practice for a number of years now, and I still recommend this practice to others."

    Reviewed on 26/06/2019

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "Both the premises, and the staff of very, very good. I cannot fault. Them."

    Reviewed on 25/04/2019

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "Excellent practice friendly efficient receptionists and my dentist is extremely good. I have the utmost confidence in her."

    Reviewed on 23/08/2019

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "Friendly, efficient Dental Practice. Minimal waiting time before being seen and the dentist I see is always pleasant and caring ensuring no pain is endured during treatment."

    Reviewed on 14/05/2019

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "Great experience, quick efficient and gentle!"

    Reviewed on 26/06/2019

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "Great hygienist"

    Reviewed on 14/06/2019

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "I had that innate fear of dentists, but breaking a tooth off, right down to the gum line, made me look around. A friend of mine recommended “myDentist”, in Fordingbridge. I went and......I love them. All of the staff are caring and compassionate. They recognised my fear and looked after me. I’m now a “forever customer” - with a brand new false tooth!"

    Reviewed on 04/07/2019

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "I was very impressed when I went for a Filling yesterday to be seen within 5 mins of arriving. My Dentist Sevi, was as usual very kind & caring as to how I was feeling & the work was carried out professionally as usual. Very happy ??"

    Reviewed on 06/06/2019

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "This dentist surgery truly puts a smile into everything. Great service, professional staff excellent dentists. I got my smile back!"

    Reviewed on 08/08/2019

  • Google 5 out of 5

    "Very efficient and professional. Very easy to get an appointment fairly quickly. A good service overall."

    Reviewed on 21/06/2019

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Our treatments and costs

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NHS treatments and costs

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Providing NHS Dentistry

There is nothing more important to us than the safety of our patients and team members

Due to increased level of personal protective equipment (PPE) there is a supplement charge for private treatments from £7*

* subject to the treatment you will be receiving. Your clinician and practice team will advise on any additional costs for your specific treatment.

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Meet the team at {my}dentist, Bartons Road, Fordingbridge

Your clinicians

  • Dr.Agne Austikalniene (M) Qualified from: D Stom Lithuania, 2010 GDC No: 205350
    Mrs Agne Aukstikalniene qualified with her dental degree from Vilnius University in Lithuania in 2010. Agne then moved to London in 2011 and began working in private dental practices. After a period of time Agne moved to Bournemouth and since then has been providing both NHS and private dentistry in {my}dentist Fordingbridge. Agne has continued her training and has kept up to date with the latest treatment options and orthodontic techniques, and is a provider of this treatment. Outside of work, Agne enjoys painting, going skiing, and spending time travelling, as well as spending time with her husband, son and daughter.
  • Dr.Elizabeth Jane Gannon Qualified from: BDS United Kingdom, 1985 GDC No: 60500
    Mrs Elizabeth Gannon had worked in several hospital placements before moving into general Dental practice. Elizabeth moved to the Fordingbridge practice on Salisbury Road in 1994. In 2002, Elizabeth and her business partners moved the practice to its present location in Bartons Road. The practice became part of {my}dentist in 2011, and from then Elizabeth continued to provide NHS and Private Dentistry as part of the Fordingbridge team. Elizabeth has been and continues to be involved in the training of newly qualified Dentists, helping them to integrate into general Dental practice. Outside of work, Elizabeth enjoys triathlons, travelling, walking with her dogs and when not on the move she enjoys a good book.
  • Dr.Helene Arkell Qualified from: BDS United Kingdom, 1989 GDC No: 64324
    Helene has worked in a variety of practices as an associate dentist in different parts of the UK, from the North East of England to North and South Wales and has also undertaken voluntary work in Israel. Providing all types of dentistry, both NHS and Private, Helene always strives to provide quality, pain free dentistry in a gentle manner. Since 2016, Helene has been involved in the training of newly qualified dentists, helping them to integrate into General Dental Practice. Helene has now settled with her family in Hampshire and joined {my}dentist Fordingbridge in 2012. Outside of work Helene enjoys travelling, especially to France where she has a lot of family. She also likes to keep fit and regularly takes part in outdoor activities and has a keen interest in cooking, especially curries!
  • Dr.James Mackenzie Qualified from: BDS United Kingdom, 2014 GDC No: 251762
    James qualified in 2014 with his Dental degree from Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry; working at {my}dentist Fordingbridge since. James is an enthusiastic, motivated practitioner who has continued with extensive further training, keeping up to date with the latest cosmetic and orthodontic techniques and treatment options. He was awarded a Post Graduate Diploma in Orthodontics(2019) allowing him to use the most up to date and effective treatments to straighten teeth. He is currently studying towards an MSc in Orthodontics. James is passionate for minimally invasive preventative Dentistry and is a certified provider of Bioclear, a contemporary resin composite system which can be used to restore and protect teeth.
  • Dr.Rana Mazin Hilmi Qualified from: BDS Iraq 2010 Iraq, 2010 GDC No: 272797
    Rana qualified in 2010 in Iraq and practiced Dentistry there before she moved to the UK. Rana completed a masters degree in Dental Material Science from Sheffield university in 2015. In 2017 Rana passed her overseas registration exam. Rana worked as a Hygienist in London before moving to Fordingbridge in 2019. Rana aims to ensire that every patient has a positive experience when they visit. She believes kindness and empathy are qualities a Dentist should possess. Rana has a special interest in cosmetic and restorative Dentistry, and has just started her post graduate certificate in Operative Dentistry. Rana lives in Bournemouth with her husband and son, and enjoys cycling by the beach.
  • Dr.Robin Tirrell Qualified from: BDS Wales 2004 United Kingdom, 2004 GDC No: 83393
    Robin grew up in neighbouring Dorset and graduated from the University of Wales, Cardiff in 2004. Robin moved to Fordingbridge the same year, and has worked in Blandford Forum, Ringwood and Fordingbridge in a mix of NHS and private practice. Robin is currently working at {my}dentist as an associate, a job he loves doing. Robin enjoys all aspects of general practice dentistry and has a particular interest in minimally invasive restorative and cosmetic techniques. Robin has a passion for fixing things, and is a keen tech enthusiast, so when he's not fixing teeth he's usually fixing something else! Robin is married and has three children.
  • Dr.Sevdzhan Myumyun Qualified from: DDM Bulgaria, 2007 GDC No: 179274
    Sevi qualified in 2007 from the Faculty of Dental Medicine in Plovdiv Bulgaria. Sevi has worked in a number of practices in both Bulgaria and the UK, providing NHS and private Dentistry. Sevi joined {my}dentist Fordingbridge in 2013,and has since built up a loyal patient list. Sevi takes pride, and enjoys helping her patients maintain a healthy smile in a comfortable and professional manner. Sevi recently took a ClearCorrect course in order to provide the option of teeth straightening with clear aligners. Outside of work Sevi enjoys travelling and occasional jogging and spending time with her husband and two daughters.
  • Dr.Wajahida Anjum Syeda Qualified from: BDS Rajiv Gandhi 2004 India, 2009 GDC No: 184286
    Dr Wajahida A. Syeda | BDS PG Cert (Restorative) PG Cert (Implants) DPDS Bristol GDC: 184286. Special interest in Restorative dentistry, Implants and Orthodontics. Syeda qualified from Bangalore (India) in 2004 and shortly after her marriage moved with her husband to Berlin and then Paris where she enjoyed teaching at the dental university and also worked alongside a renowned Implantalogist Dr Philippe Khayat, where she developed an interest in Implantology. Syeda then passed the overseas qualifying exam and since 2010 she is working in the UK, and has completed a certificate course in Restorative dentistry and Implantology. She has successfully completed her diploma in post-graduation dental studies from the University of Bristol and is looking forward to starting a diploma in Implants to enable her to treat more complex and challenging cases. She is a certified provider of six month smiles and invisalign. Apart from enjoying her dental skills at work she enjoys spending her time with her young family. She is a proud mother of 3 children and enjoys trying her culinary skills at baking. She loves nature and enjoys travelling and writing poems.
  • Ms.Beverley Lee White Qualified from: CEB Dip Dent Hygiene United Kingdom, 1996 GDC No: 5159
    Lee qualified as a dental hygienist from the Army Dental Core in Aldershot in 1996 and she over 20 years experience in both private and NHS practices. Lee started working at Fordingbridge in 2007. Lee aims to make every patient’s visit to the hygienist a pleasant experience and in particular, Lee enjoys helping nervous patients overcome their dental anxiety with a gentle approach in a relaxed, friendly environment. Lee lives locally to Fordingbridge and enjoys spending her leisure time dog walking in the New Forest. She is a keen walker and recently completed a 26 mile walk fund raising for cancer. Lee is married and is a busy mum to three boys.
  • Ms.Shirley-Ann Cottrell Qualified from: CEB Cert in Dent Hygiene United Kingdom, 1988 GDC No: 3559
    Shirley has been a hygienist at {my}dentist Fordingbridge since 2004. Shirley qualified from Glasgow Dental Hospital in 1988 and has since worked in both NHS and Private practices both here and on the South East Coast of England. Shirley has over 30 years of experience working in Dentistry and still thoroughly enjoys helping her patients achieve and maintain healthy mouths and bright smiles. Shirley lives in Ringwood with her husband and son. When Shirley is not busy with her family or at work, you will most likely find her running or walking with her dog in the New Forest. Shirley regularly competes in half marathons and enjoys travelling to France.
  • Dr.Theo Tamas (Dental Implant Surgeon) Qualified from: DMD Timisoara, Romania, 2006 GDC No: 208068
    Theo graduated in Timisoara, Romania in 2006 and practiced as a Dentist there until 2012, when he moved to the UK and joined {my}dentist.. Theo completed a two year training course in Implantology in 2014 with the Royal College of Surgeons in London, and was awarded the Advanced Implant Diploma. Theo is passionate about Cosmetic Dentistry and Surgical Treatment and the skills he gained in his Diploma enable him to complete a vast array of procedures, including Sinus Lifting, Bone Grafting, Placing and Restoring Dental Implants. Aside from Dentistry, Theo is a keen Gardener and Cycling enthusiast and enjoys spending his weekends with his wife and their son.

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Last updated: Friday, 09 October 2020