Dr Wandia Mwangi-Evans
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery), FD SRC S (Fellowship in Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of England), MOrth(Membership in Orthodontics), MSc.(Master of Science)
Kenya Orthodontics’ principle is Dr. Wandia Mwangi-Evans, with over 17 years of experience as a dental surgeon and specialist orthodontist, having treated over 5,000 patients in the UK.
Dr. Wandia is Kenyan, educated at Alliance Girls’ High School near Nairobi and completed her secondary school
education at Malvern Girls’ College in the UK. She then attended Bristol University for her undergraduate studies in general dentistry.
After graduating, Dr. Wandia worked in various hospitals around the UK in the fields of restorative dentistry, prosthetics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, oral medicine and orthodontics. She also worked in private dental practice and in the public health sector.
In 1998, Dr. Wandia was awarded her Primary and Secondary Fellowship by the Royal College of Surgeons, England.
Dr. Wandia then attended the University of Wales College of Medicine, where, after three years of specialist training, she received a Masters degree in Orthodontics, graduating with distinction.
After completing her specialist training, Dr. Wandia joined Q Dental Care Ltd., one of the three largest specialist orthodontic practices in the UK, and taught orthodontics at the University of Bristol Dental School.
She later presented her masters research paper at the British Orthodontic Conference and was awarded the Chapman Prize by the British Orthodontic Society in 2006. Dr. Wandia’s work has been published in The American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics.
In September 2011, Dr. Wandia and her husband moved back to Kenya to bring her medical experience and standard of excellence in orthodontic work to her country. Dr. Wandia is passionate about promoting her specialty within this market with Kenya Orthodontics being the first specialist orthodontic clinic in Kenya.
- Registered as Special Orthodontist with the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board
- Kenya Dental Association
- British Orthodontic Society
- Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, England
- Member of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
Dr. Nancy Wanjiru Stuhler MSc.
(German State Examination at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich), (Master of Science in Orthodontics from Danube University in Austria)
Dr. Wanjiru Stuhler is a fully qualified orthodontist fluent in English, German, and Kiswahili.
Dr. Stuhler was trained in Europe and is licensed to practice in Kenya and Germany. She completed her Master’s degree in Orthodontics in Austria and her undergraduate degree with the German State Examination in Dentistry. She is a specialist orthodontist registered under the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.
She has over ten years of orthodontic experience with children and adults. Her exposure to best-practice orthodontic care in Europe under a strict regulatory environment while using cutting-edge technology enables her to practice with high standards and professionalism.
Her concept involves a structured approach that entails an initial consult, diagnosis, treatment planning, and the implementation of an individualized therapy plan for each patient.
Dr. Wanjiru is trained to perform a wide range of orthodontic procedures, including;
- Fixed braces in ceramic or meta
- Removable braces, i.e., Plates and Functional appliances
- Space Maintainers
- Expanders etc.
Dr. Wanjiru is mainly engaged and focused on the oral health education of children, an area of particular interest and delight for her. She trains children in schools, children’s homes, and various communities within Nairobi and other Counties.
- Specialist orthodontist with the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board
- Government of Upper Bavaria in Germany
- German Society of Dentistry and Oral Medicine
- German Society for Paediatric Dentistry