Our Team


Making Guernsey smile in the heart of  St Peter Port since 1946

Our well-qualified clinical team of 3 dentists and 3 hygienists combine the latest technology with traditional techniques and fully understand that dental health is more than just a great smile. Our mission is to help our patients accomplish their dental goals in a compassionate, comfortable and effective way.

We aim to provide you with a comprehensive range of dental treatment options in a calm and safe atmosphere. At Forty One Dental you can expect a friendly welcome and an efficient appointment system that ensures that you will receive the best possible dental care. 

Our Dentists


David Foster

BDS (Lon)

GDC No: 56281

David has a wealth of experience and knowledge having worked in private practice since qualifying at the Royal Dental School (London) in 1981. He has a particular interest in prosthodontics and cosmetic dentistry. David has a loyal client base and takes pride in providing high quality general dentistry in a friendly and relaxed environment. He is committed to continually improving his knowledge and skills so that he can provide the best results and service possible.


Tim Fildes

BDS, MFGDP (RCS), Dip Rest Dent (RCS), MSc (Restorative)

GDC No: 74336

Tim has worked in private practice and academia in the UK and USA gaining comprehensive experience and training in all aspects of dentistry since graduating from Birmingham University Dental School in 1998. He provides an effective, high quality service in a comfortable and compassionate atmosphere. Tim holds the Diploma in Restorative Dentistry awarded by the Royal College of Surgeons of England and a Masters Degree in Restorative Dentistry and has a special interest in tooth wear, advanced restorative dentistry and is an accredited provider of adult orthodontics using the Cfast SmileTru system. Having been a clinical teacher at Kings College London (Guys), Tim is fully committed to continuing professional training.  



Karifala Tarawali

BDS, IQE (UK), MFDS (RCPSG), MSc (Implantology), FDS (RCPSG)

GDC No: 81664

Karifala graduated from the Volgograd State Medical University in 2000. Since then he has undertaken numerous postgraduate courses and has gained a Master’s Degree in Dental Implantology and the prestigious Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. His extensive training and clinical experience enables him to provide advanced implant restorations using the Nobel Biocare system, including the latest All-on-4® treatment option. Karifala has a special interest in implantology, oral surgery, cosmetics and orthodontics and is an accredited Invisalign provider. He continues to progress his postgraduate development and is an honorary clinical teaching fellow at the University of Warwick Dental and Medical School.

Our Hygienists


Maria Gill EDH

GDC No: 1351

Maria qualified as a Dental Hygienist at Kings College Dental School in 1976. After qualifying she did a postgraduate year as senior dental hygienist working in the Dental School and main hospital. After leaving Kings she worked in private practice in Wimpole Street for a year before joining Forty One Dental in 1978.




Helen Camm EDH

GDC No: 3602

Helen qualified as a Dental Hygienist in 1988 from Guys School of Dental Hygiene where she was awarded the Hu-Friedy Scaling prize. She also holds a certificate in extended dental duties. Helen has worked at Forty One Dental since moving to Guernsey in 1999. She runs the Guernsey Hygienist and Therapist Association with her colleague Marcia which is dedicated to providing continued professional development to all dental care professionals based in Guernsey.



Marcia Rosamond  Dip DH RCS (Edin)

GDC No: 6223

Marcia qualified as a Dental Hygienist in 2003 at the Edinburgh School of Dental Hygiene. On graduation she returned to Guernsey and has worked at Forty One Dental ever since. Marcia runs the Guernsey Hygienist and Therapist Association together with Helen which aims to provide all Guernsey based Hygienists and Therapists with the most up-to-date courses and training.

Our Nurses


Zoe Gray Dip RDN

GDC No: 262942

Zoe is head dental nurse at Forty One Dental having worked at the practice for 5 years. Zoe qualified with the National Diploma in Dental Nursing in 2016 and enjoys all aspects of dentistry but she has a particular interest in oral surgery and implants. Zoe works with Kari and intends to further her knowledge by focusing her continued professional development in the field of implant dentistry and oral surgery.

In her spare time, Zoe represents Guernsey in Archery having won several individual and team medals both at the Natwest Island Games and internationally. 



Chanelle Le Sauvage RDN

GDC No: 266542

Chanelle has worked at the practice since 2012 and qualified with the National Diploma in Dental Nursing in 2016. Chanelle went on to gain further qualification in Impression taking and now works with David and enjoys the varied roles involved in dentistry but especially prosthetics and oral surgery. She keeps developing her already sound knowledge base in dental nursing through her continued professional development and training.

Candice Champion


GDC No: tbc

Candice started working at Forty One Dental in July 2018 and is currently studying towards the National Diploma in Dental Nursing. Candice works with Tim and enjoys all aspects of dentistry and especially likes helping anxious patients feel relaxed and at ease. Candice is really enjoying her dental nursing career development and she feels extremely lucky to be part of the team here.  

Our Receptionists


Hannah-Marie Dewan


Hannah is our full-time receptionist having joined the team in May 2019. She has a medical background in the beauty and aesthetic industry with over 10 years experience in this field prior to moving into dentistry. Hannah is really looking forward to learning more about the profession and building on her already extensive experience. Hannah prides herself on her empathy toward anxious patients having previously had a fear of dentists herself, before working at the practice which has changed her view completely. Hannah is really enjoying her role and being part of the Forty One Dental team.   


Zoe Pinchemain RDN

GDC No: 135906

Zoe is our part-time receptionist and joined the team in May 2018. She has a wealth of dental experience and knowledge having gained her National Certificate in Dental Nursing in 1998 and also holds the Certificate in Oral Health and the Certificate in Dental Implants. Zoe is now focusing on practice administration and reception duties but continues to stay involved in dental nursing at the practice and maintains her continuing professional development and training. Zoe is very happy to have joined Forty One Dental in her new role.