People - Dental

Professor Stephen Lambert Humble MBE
Postgraduate Dean for the Dental Department

Stephen is a Consultant in Dental Public Health, and following a full career in the Royal Navy, he moved sideways from being the Dental Dean for all the Armed Forces, to being appointed as the Dean for KSS.

Passionate about lifelong learning and professional development, he is also Lead Dean nationally for Dental Care Professionals and is very proud of the team he has the privilege to lead and all their achievements.

Mr John Darby
Associate Dean for Primary Care

John Darby has worked for 35 years in general practice, for most of that time in his NHS practice based in Croydon. He spent much of that time involved in Vocational Training initially as a trainer and for 25 years as a London Deanery DF1 Programme Director. His enthusiasm for education has led him to working at the Deanery with lead responsibility for CPD. John has focussed on DCP education and is Chairman of NEBDN and Course Director for the Dip Clinical Dental Technology (FGDP).

Mr Huw Winstone
Associate Dean - Foundation year 1

Huw Winstone is Associate Dean for Dental Foundation Training, Year One, with overall responsibility for the five KSS Dental Foundation Training Schemes.  He is in general dental practice in New Ash Green, North West Kent and is the Course Programme Director for the East Scheme, based in Canterbury.  Huw is also a Dental Practice Adviser for West Kent and Medway Primary Care Trusts and a local Adviser for Dental Protection.  Huw would gladly take any week off to go skiing – even in August! 

Mr Shabir Shivji
Foundation Training 1 Director - Central

Shabir Shivji is Course Programme Director for the Central Scheme based in Tunbridge Wells and has been a trainer for 11 years and a GDP in Maidstone for 17 years and a member of the LDC.  He has an MSc in Primary Dental Care and is also a Governor at a local primary school.  Shabir likes to spend his spare time as taxi service to four children, shopping assistant to his wife and golf/dow

Mr Tony Fallowfield
Clinical Adviser (Training)


Tony has worked in general dental practice since 1971. He was formerly involved in Dental Foundation Training running schemes in Brighton for 7 years, and has worked at Tunbridge Wells (2 years) and Eastbourne (3 years).