Of our patients surveyed say ‘The quality of their treatment was good.’
Implants at The Wessex Dental Specialist Centre
If you have one or more missing teeth, and are looking for high quality, long-lasting and discreet treatment, our clinicians are experienced in placing dental implants. Dental implants can last as long as your natural teeth if you care for them properly. Tailored to your smile, each dental implant is carefully created bespoke to you. Get in touch with us to find out if implants are right for you.
What makes us different?
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free on-site parking
- Wheelchair friendly
- Over 60 years' local experience
- Over 25 years' placing dental implants
- Nervous? Ask us about sedation
- We treat TMJ disorders
- We're accepting dentist referrals
- Payment options available
Referrals from other dentists
The Wessex Dental Specialist Centre provides a wide range of advanced services on behalf of general practice dentists who refer their patients to us. We offer our high-level skills, extensive experience and specialist equipment for the management of complex cases.
We’re able to provide a comprehensive range of dental treatments including endodontic and periodontic surgery for restoration, as well as dental implants.
The Wessex Dental Specialist Centre
|Monday||8:00am - 7:00pm|
|Tuesday||8:00am - 7:00pm|
|Wednesday||8:00am - 7:00pm|
|Thursday||8:00am - 5:30pm|
|Friday||8:00am - 5:00pm|
*Opening hours may vary due to COVID-19 and public holidays. Please get in touch with us to find out more.
Why we’re different
0% finance available on a range of treatments*
Braces from £82 a month**
Don’t let the cost of treatment get in the way of your oral health. Applying for finance through Novuna Personal Finance could help to spread the cost of a range of dental treatments, including braces from £82 a month**.
Finance applicant must be aged 18 or over, a UK resident, have a UK bank account, and be in permanent employment. All loans subject to eligibility, status, affordability and a credit check. T&Cs apply.
Meet the team
At Wessex Dental Care, our team applies their skills and expertise to provide you with excellent specialist care.
- Dental Nurses
Alastair has a keen interest in restorative dentistry with particular focus towards worn dentition with adhesive techniques.Read full profile
Angus can provide a wide range of orthodontic treatments and is an orthodontic specialist as recognised with the General Dental Council.Read full profile
Benedict 'Ben' Davies
Ben is a registered specialist in oral surgery with a particular interest in complex dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal. Ben also has a wealth of experience in helping anxious patients.Read full profile
With experience working in hospitals and dental services, Bernadette Shipley now focuses on restorative endodontic dentistry. She is experienced in treating nervous patients and children.Read full profile
Fiona is a general dentist at the dental centre.Read full profile
Michael is a specialist in prosthodontics who has won several awards for his aesthetic dentistry work. He has lectured both in the UK and internationally about implant dentistry.Read full profile
Christina 'Tina' Partington
Tina qualified as a dental hygienist with the Royal Navy and joined the Wessex Dental Specialist Centre in 2012. She carries out routine hygiene appointments and is available for direct access hygiene appointments.
Jennie qualified from King's College London in 2000. She started her career in specialist dentistry in central London before moving to Cardiff, where she spent 15 years working in a specialist centre focusing her interest in periodontal and implant dentistry. She was awarded Hygienist Of The Year for the James Hull and Associates Group for her contributions in this area.Read full profile
Starting her career in the Women’s Royal Navy Service, Kendal originally trained as a dental nurse before qualifying as a hygienist.Read full profile
Naomi qualified as a dental therapist and hygienist in 2008, graduating with a BSc (Hons) from the University of Portsmouth.Read full profile
Joining us in 2009, Ali is an experienced dental nurse who works alongside Dr Alistair Bunting.
Joining us in 2020, Charlotte works alongside Bernadette Shipley and Dr Benedict Davies.
Chloe joined the team in 2020 and enjoys supporting our General Dental Practitioners and Oral Surgery and Protho teams.
Donna joined our centre in 2018 and helps support Dr Fiona Keoghane.
Our centre manager, Alice has worked with us since 2004. She’s passionate about supporting our patients and the whole team.
Our centre secretary, Cath has worked at The Wessex Dental Specialist Centre since 2007.
Claire joined us as a receptionist in 2021. She enjoys being a part of our dedicated team.
One of our friendly receptionists, Debbie began working with us in 2020.
Our centre coordinator, Kerry has worked with us since 2011. She enjoys being a part of our supportive team.
Louise joined our reception team in 2022.
Branded treatments and services
Of our patients surveyed would recommend our practice to others.
Of our patients surveyed say ‘I feel involved in all decisions about my care.’
"The entire team, from the reception team, dental nurse and the dentist herself, were all amazing when seeing my son. Huge excitement from both myself and my son about his lovely shiny teeth and a renewed interest, from y my son, in keeping his teeth clean. Great practice – thank you."
"Really lovely dentist and staff. I’m quite a nervous patient and they were so lovely, looking after me and making me feel relaxed."
"I referred myself after being unhappy with treatment I had received elsewhere. I was amazed by the time, patience and professionalism offered by the practices staff. I was treated by Dr. Sneha Kubal whom I cannot praise enough. The treatment she offered was incredibly thorough and very successful."
Other nearby practices
11. Offer available at select Bupa Dental Care Practices only to patients aged 18 years or over. 2. The offer is valid to new private patients who book a new private patient check-up between November 6th 2023 and January 7th 2024 and attend the check-up by January 31st 2024 (inclusive). 3. The discount is against the full price of a new private patient check-up. 4. Appointments subject to availability. 4. One offer per patient. 5. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. 6. No cash alternative to this offer is available. 7. Offer may be withdrawn or amended at any time. 8. X-rays included.
*Finance applicant must be aged 18 or over, a UK resident, have a UK bank account and be in permanent employment. All loans are subject to eligibility, status, affordability and a credit check. T&Cs apply.
The minimum spend for finance is £500 and the maximum is £50,000. 0% APR representative is available on repayment terms of up to 24 months. Finance taken at repayment terms of 36, 40, 48 or 60 months is subject to 9.9% APR representative.
† Average cost of a single dental implant is approximately £2,850. Illustration is based on loan value of £2,850, repayment term 40 months. Annualised rate of interest (APR representative): 9.9% APR. 40 monthly repayments of £83.94. Total interest £507.65. Total amount repayable £3,357.60
** Illustration is based on loan value of £3,214, for Invisalign Go 2 Arch. Repayment term 48 months. Interest rate 9.9% p.a. fixed. Annualised rate of interest (APR representative): 9.9% APR. 48 monthly repayments of £81.36. Total interest £691.31. Total amount repayable £3,905.28.
Bupa Dental Care is a trading name of Oasis Dental Care Limited, Vantage Office Park, Bristol, BS16 1GW, whose company registered number is 00478127. Oasis Dental Care Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority FCA registration number 710559. Oasis Dental Care Limited is a credit broker and not a lender.
Finance is provided by Novuna Personal Finance, a trading style of Mitsubishi HC Capital UK PLC, authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Financial Services Register no. 704348. Registered Office: Novuna House, Thorpe Road, Staines-upon-Thames, Surrey, TW18 3HP. Registered in Cardiff under company no. 1630491. The register can be accessed through www.fca.org.
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Bupa Dental Care is a trading name of Oasis Dental Care Limited. Registered in England and Wales No: 00478127. Registered office: Bupa Dental Care, Vantage Office Park, Old Gloucester Road, Hambrook, Bristol, United Kingdom BS16 1GW.
Oasis Dental Care Limited has a number of trading names including Bupa Dental Care. For a list of all our different trading names please follow this link.