Dr Leanne Branton
BDS, MFDS RCSEd, Qualified from Glasgow University. Leanne spent some of her time in Peru with a Charity called “The Vine Trust” to provide dentistry to the local villagers and orphanages. Leanne was also short listed for the 2009 Dentistry Awards for "Best Young Dentist in Scotland".
Leanne is a member of the Association of Dental Implantology and The Royal Odonto-Chirurgical Society of Scotland.
GDC no: 82234
"Dear Leanne, I would like to express my thanks for the excellent work you have done on my Tooth Implant. Your thorough preplanning and confident manner throughout the whole process put me at ease and allayed my initial concerns. The care you took in further check ups following the implant was also much appreciated. Thank you again!"
Dr Lucy Sinclair
BDS, MFDS RCSEd, Qualified from Dundee University.
Lucy has experience in both NHS & Cosmetic dentistry. Interests include all aspects of restorative dentistry and most recently restoring single tooth implants.
GDC no: 79643
“After several years without being registered with a dentist, I now see Lucy every 6 months. She knows I am always a bit apprehensive and always puts my fears at ease with her friendly and honest approach. I would not hesitate to recommend both Lucy and the Southside Dental Care Practice to friends & family."
Dr Eleri Strachan
BDS, MFDS RCSEd, Qualified from Bristol University.
Eleri has experience in both NHS & Cosmetic dentistry. Eleri loves helping people feel more confident about visiting the dentist and making them happier with their smile.
GDC no: 112794
"My high opinion of both the practice & Eleri is the reason I continue to come. She is an excellant practitioner as well as a genuine and courteous person and I have received nothing but exemplary service and treatment here."
Dr Natalie Frendo-Cumbo
BDS, MJDF RCSEng, Qualified from Glasgow University and sits on the committee of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Natalie has experience in both NHS and Cosmetic dentistry, and her interests include minimal invasive dentistry, orthodontics including C-fast, and facial rejuvenation. Natalie has a gentle and caring manner, putting even the most anxious patients at ease. She is dedicated to providing an open and honest approach, ensuring her patients fully understand their oral health and treatment requirements. Natalie was shortlisted for Best Young Dentist at the Scottish Dental Awards 2016.
GDC no: 251091
"I became Natalie's patient after a bad experience with my previous dentist. Although she is quite young, she wasn't afraid of the job and never told me it wasn't possible. Natalie was always very supportive, positive, secure of herself and always made me feel comfortable. She was interested in what I had to say and always attended my needs. I have to thank Natalie for being able to look in the mirror everyday and be happy with my smile!"
Dr Katie Burke
BDS, Qualified from Glasgow University.
Katie is working with us part-time, and is also working part-time at the Edinburgh Dental Institute. She is a friendly and enthusiastic practitioner, keen to help all of our patients attain healthy, beautiful smiles. Katie enjoys running in her spare time.
GDC no: 264488
Dr John Clydesdale
BDS (Belf.) MJDF RCSEng MFDS RCSEd DipImpDentRCSEng.
Dr John Clydesdale is a visiting Implant Dentist for Southside Dental Care.
John graduated from Queens University of Belfast, with a distinction in the practice of dentistry in 2001. John then moved to Edinburgh to continue his career and has worked in the Edinburgh area since 2001. Over the years John has pursued an intensive post graduate education completing and passing the required examinations and coursework to become a member of the joint dental faculties of the Royal College of Surgeons of England as well as a member of the faculty of dental surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
Johns main area of interest is implant dentistry and he has completed the Royal College of Surgeons of England implant diploma course, this allows John to provide patients with more complex predictable dental implant treatment.
GDC no: 79601
Dr Josh Rowley
MFDS RCSEd, Currently
working towards DClinDent with the University of Edinburgh and Membership
(MOrth) in Orthodontics with the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh (2019)
is very passionate about providing beautiful, healthy smiles for his patients
and utilises digital technology to present and plan orthodontic treatments. Josh has a strong passion for quality in dentistry and has been
involved in many dental societies such as the British Dental Association (BDA),
the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) and the British Orthodontic
Society (BOS) throughout his years at university and after. Josh also currently
sits on the BACD Young Membership and Communications Committee and is the BACD
regional representative for Edinburgh, responsible for organising educational events helping to shape the future of
cosmetic dentistry in Scotland. Josh was also nominated for Best Young Dentist
at the prestigious Scottish Dental Awards in 2017.Josh enjoys all aspects of clinical dentistry
but in particular enjoys orthodontics (teeth straightening), as it is a minimally
invasive approach to achieving beautiful and functional smiles. Josh is
currently undergoing a Masters degree in Orthodontics at the University of
Edinburgh with the aim of becoming a specialist practitioner in this field. Utilising this experience he can provide
treatments including fixed braces and aligners such as Invisalign. GDC:
NHS Dentist, teeth whitening, hygienist, emergency dentist, dental implants, Edinburgh NHS Dentist, facial rejuvenation, straight teeth, Edinburgh, southside dental care, fife, Lothian, penicuik, Scotland