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Our team

Completed Treatments

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)

 

Lead Orthodontist

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.

Associations

  • 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)

 

Associate Orthodontist

A fully qualified European trained Orthodontist, Dr. Wanjiru is an Associate Clinician under the care of Dr. Wandia. She has specialised in Orthodontics and Paediatric Dentistry and is key in managing patients in treatment for services such as adjustments, repairs, debonds and post treatment care.

 Dr. Wandia remains the patient’s primary care physician and oversees the assessment and planning of all new treatments

Dr. Wanjiru completed her undergraduate studies with the German State examination in Dentistry.

She proceeded to do her postgraduate Masters in Orthodontics in Austria.

Dr. Wanjiru is very good with children thus her keen interest in Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics.
Young and old patients are especially fond of her calm and gentle nature.

Dr. Wanjiru is fluent in English, German and Kiswahili.

Registration

  • Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board
  • Government of Upper Bavaria in Germany

Membership

  • German Society of Dentistry and Oral Medicine
  • German Society for Paediatric Dentistry

Lucy Mwai

Resident Hygienist

Lucy is a licensed Dental Hygienist in the state of Maryland in the United States. She attended Baltimore City College and she later obtained her Dental Hygiene degree at the University of Maryland where she practiced in Catonsville, Maryland USA for 6 years.

Later she moved back to Kenya to follow her passion in Dental Hygiene. As a licensed dental specialist, she focuses on providing high quality preventive oral care to patients through clinical, educational and therapeutic services, teaching them the proper way of flossing and brushing.

Her best side about being a hygienist is the relationship she forms with each patient. She prides herself in being very thorough, yet gentle in her treatment and does what she can to make patients feel comfortable in the dental chair.

Organizations

  • American Association of Dental Hygienists (ADHA)
  • Maryland Dental Hygienists Association (MDHA)