Our Team

Meet the team

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The most important part is our team. All our staff are carefully chosen and we all hold UK qualifications or qualifications recognized in UK. Indemnity insurances are also in place so that you can feel safe with your treatment.

Dr Iuri Coev

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Principal Dentist

Dr Iuri Coev graduated from the Faculty of Medical University Plovdiv, Bulgaria in June 2011.

He likes all aspects of dentistry but especially enjoys endodontics (Root Canal Treatment) and composite restorations. Iuri regularly attends courses in order to upgrade his knowledge and progress within his career. He always puts the patient first and finds his job highly rewarding, especially when it comes to seeing the patient’s happy smiling face after successful treatment.

In his free time he likes walking near the sea front, jogging, swimming and playing table tennis. Dr Coev, except from English language, can also speak Bulgarian and Russian.

Dr Charalampos Papantonis

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Dr Charalampos Papantonis (Harris) graduated from the Medical University, in Sofia Bulgaria in 2004. He enjoys all aspects of dentistry and has a keen desire to help patients by improving their confidence and transforming their smile. As Dr Harris had developed a special interest in adult orthodontics, he completed a relevant course and offers braces and clear aligners to his patients. He always involves patients in decisions about their treatment so that they feel relaxed and empowered about the choices they make.

He is also fluent in speaking Greek and Bulgarian. In his spare time, Harris enjoys cooking for his family and spending time with his wife and their two boys.

To our regret, Dr Harris will be leaving Ferry Dental soon. Please read his message here.

Dr Denis Zenon

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Dentist - Implantologist

Denis qualified from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg in 1987 after which he completed his post graduate diploma in Implantology at the University of the Western Cape.

His particular interests are in the management of complex cases such as implants, making them imperceptible from natural teeth. Denis regularly visits his mentors in Germany for continuing education and updates on the latest developments in Implantology.



Miss Justine Ping

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Justine qualified in 2015 from King’s College London with a diploma in dental hygiene & dental therapy. 
Justine is passionate about providing oral health advice and seeing her patients improve. Her top priority is to help patients build healthy habits to prevent dental diseases. Justine particularly enjoys treating patients using airflow for stains removal.

In her spare time, Justine enjoys playing the flute and piano. She likes to keep fit and is planning on running her 3rd half marathon.


Miss Aida Croitoru

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Qualified Dental Nurse

Aida is a qualified Dental Nurse at Ferry Dental Centre in Southampton. Her welcoming and positive nature is highly valued both within the team and patient care. Aida is keen to control cross infection and cleanliness of the work place to ensure all standards are met to the greatest they can be. In her spare time, Aida enjoys car racing as well as trying out new restaurants in Southampton. Aida can also speak Romanian.

Miss Emily Jarred

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Trainee Dental Nurse

Emily is a trainee Dental Nurse at Ferry Dental Centre. She ensures that patients are supported and are at comfortable throughout their treatments as well as maintains a high standard of cleanliness. In her spare time, Emily enjoys BBQs whilst spending time with her partner and friends.

At the moment Emily is on maternity leave. We are looking forward to have her back in surgery.

Miss Karina Skurko

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Trainee Dental Nurse

Karina is a trainee Dental Nurse at Ferry Dental Centre. Her cheerful and compassionate nature, makes Karina a very valuable team member with the skills and knowledge to look after patients and dentists alike. Karina keeps the high levels of cleanliness and cross infection control within the practice and ensures that patients are supported and are at ease throughout their treatments. In her spare time, Karina enjoys long walks whilst spending time with her partner and friends. Karina also speaks Russian.