We consider your smile as one of your most valued assets. Our goal is to help you achieve and maintain oral health.At Tankerton dental centre our patient’s interest is our primary concern.We take pride in the quality of dental care provided and our service is geared towards making your visit as pleasant as possible. We have built a good reputation through this by recommendation.

Our range of services will help keep your mouth healthy through regular and timely maintenance.Our staff are highly trained and committed to lifelong learning, enabling us to provide the highest standard of modern dental care.

The practice is compliant with government regulations; the equipments are modern, up to date and regularly maintained.

Our Team

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Wumi ILORI, Dentist

Wumi ILORI qualified in 1995 from Dental School, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. She has worked in several hospitals in the UK, including Stoke Mandeville Hospital(Aylesbury), St Luke’s Hospital Bradford and Univer dental Hospital, Cardiff, in maxillofacial, oral surgery and Emergency dentistry. She commenced working as a general dental practitioner in 2003 and work in different parts South east England.She obtained a fellowship in Dental Surgery at the Royal college of surgeons of England in 2002, and a Master of clinical dentistry in prosthodontics at Kings college London in 2013. She has keen interest in preventive dental care,aesthetic and restorative dental care.

She is a member of the following organisations:British dental associationRoyal college of surgeons of englandDental defence Union

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Fadeke Okedeyi, Associate Dentist

Dr Fadeke Okedeyi, joined the team in February 2022 as a Vocational Dental Trainee (VTE).

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Natalie Towler, Head Dental Nurse/Receptionist

Natalie qualified in 2002 with a level 3 NVQ in dental nursing and oral health care. Since qualified she has had experiences in both NHS and private dental care. She worked in the maxillofacial department and therefore very experienced in oral surgery proceedings. She has experience working with special needs and nervous patients, and has also had substantial experience with the local dental emergency service (Dentaline) on nursing and patient triage. While working with NHS direct she acquired substantial experience on dental advice in dental emergencies. Natalie is our Lead dental nurse and receptionist,she will greet you with a warm welcome and be willing to help in any way she can.

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Amy Smith, Dental Therapist

Amy smith qualified as a Dental therapist from Royal London Hospital.She has many years experience working as a general and sedation dental nurse with Kent community NHS Foundation trust.Very good working with nervous patients, children and adults.Joined Tankerton dental centre in September 2023

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Judy Archibald , Receptionist

Judy has worked in customer service for 13 years where she acquired and developed her administrative skills.She has had  further 4 years work history at Kent and Canterbury hospital and cancer research UKAs a qualified hairdresser and having lived abroad she has gained experience working and relating with diversity of peopleAll of which she has brought to play at the practice , to ensure to visit with the is friendly, respectful and pleasant,as you would expect to be treated in an healthcare environment.

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Ella Hollingsbee, Trainee Dental Nurse

Ella Hollingsbee is a Trainee Dental Nurse who joined the practice in Jan 2022Ella is very pleasant and good at keeping patients at ease

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Chloe Archibald, Dental Hygienist

Chloe Archibald qualified as a dental nurse in October 2014 and qualified as hygienist in September 2020. She started her dental nursing apprenticeship in 2012 at tankerton dental centre.Chloe is always happy, cheerful and very good at putting nervous patients at ease. She is a true asset to the team. While assisting the dentist, Chloe will make your visit a calm and positive experience.

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Taneisha Robb- walsh, Trainee Dental Nurse

Taneisha Robb- walsh is a trainee dental nurse with us and she joined the team in January 2022.