BDS (Edin). MFGDP(UK). DPDS (Brist), Dip PCOrth RCS (Eng) - GDC no: 67731
Paul qualified from Edinburgh University in 1992 when he joined the Practice as an Associate before becoming the Practice Principal in 1998. He continued his postgraduate studies by qualifying from The Royal College of Surgeons, England with a Membership of Fellowship in General Dental Practice in 1995 and then a Diploma in Dental Studies from Bristol University in 2005.
He has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry and orthodontics and is currently studying for the Fellowship in General Dental Practice from the Royal College of Surgeons England.
Paul was the first General Dental Practitioner in Northern Ireland to qualify from the Royal College of Surgeons England and The British Orthodontic Society with the Diploma in Primary Care Orthodontics. He is a Dentist with a Special Interest in Orthodontics.
Paul is only 1 of 3 dentists in Northern Ireland trained and registered to provide the Somnowell Anti-snoring appliance that was recently featured on BBC tv.
Glasgow 2001 MJDF (RCS Eng) (GDC no: 79568),
Kerry graduated from University of Glasgow in 2001 and has just returned "home" after working in Edinburgh for over 10 years.
During this time Kerry has been dedicated to providing a high standard of dental care in a relaxed and friendly manner. Kerry offers management of all aspects of general dentistry, and enjoys making sure patients feel at ease in the dental chair.
Kerry has taken further training in the provision of Dentistry associated with sport. She is able to provide advice to individual athletes or to teams, and is particularly keen that all sports people have a professionally fitted mouthguard. Having had plenty of experience in quite literally picking up the pieces after a facial trauma!
Kerry is committed to postgraduate education, after gaining her MJDF qualification from the Royal College of Surgeons in 2008, and subsequently helped tutor dentists gain the same qualification.
Kerry maintains a portfolio of continuing professional development to ensure that her patients are provided with the most up to date treatments.
Kerry is married with 2 young children and away from dentistry an be found playing hockey or cycling on the roads of County Armagh.
Stuart qualified from Queen’s University Belfast in 2013. He secured a Dental Foundation Training place in Northern Ireland and completed it at a practice in Belfast. He then spent 4 years working as an associate dentist in a mixed NHS/Private practice in Armagh. During these years he enjoyed caring for patients of all ages, and gained valuable experience in treating nervous patients.
Stuart joined Dentistry@Markethill in July 2018 and has settled in quickly. He is committed to providing patients with a high quality of care and as such is currently completing a one year certificate course in Cosmetic Dentistry and Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry in London, alongside treating patients in Markethill.
The techniques and skills he is learning from world renowned cosmetic dentists including Dr. Chris Orr, are being used to help his patients achieve the smiles they desire. He provides all aspects of general dentistry and loves meeting new patients and making them feel at ease in the dental chair.
Stuart is married with a young son and lives in the local area. He has a keen interest in road cycling, and loves getting out for long spins with friends from his church when he can.
Queens University Belfast ( GDC no: 13151 )
Louise plays a key role within the practice. She is a very experienced dental hygienist whose commitment and dedication to helping our patients' secure and maintain their gum health is highly valued.
Oral Health Educator & Dental Nurse
GDC no: 131351
Judith has many roles within the practice. Her versatility makes her a highly valued team member. You may encounter Judith greeting you at reception one day, then ably assisting our hygienists or dentists the next.
Judith always gives 100% to the practice and is one of our longest serving team members.
Trudie(GDC no:139166), Jill (GDC no:131353), Natalie (GDC no:158659), Niamh (GDC no: 260590)
Together, Jill, Trudie and Natalie make up our dental nursing team.
They have trained extensively in all spheres of dentistry, and their combined skills and warm welcoming demeanours allow us to deliver a consistent high quality dental experience to our patients.
Niamh is another dental nurse and has very quickly fitted into our team, showing real enthusiasm to learn and care towards patients.