Southside Dental Care - NHS Edinburgh Dentist - Support Team
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Support Team

Aimi Branton-Bouglas
Aimi is our Practice Manager. She was part of the team that opened the practice. Aimi achieved the Professional Development Award for Dental Practice Managers from NHS Education for Scotland.
Aimi is our Data Protection Officer; she ensures that the values of GDPR are upheld within the practice and all our Patient & Staff data are kept secure and confidential.
You can occasionally see her between surgeries and reception, but she is always here to help. If you have any comments, complaints or compliments

Aimi Branton-Bouglas - Practice Manager at Southside Dental Care an Edinburgh NHS Dentist 
Rachael Binnie
Diploma in Dental Hygiene & Therapy RCS Edinburgh 2010.

Our Resident Hygienist.

Rachael is here to help you maintain optimal oral health with thorough cleaning and guidance on how best to look after your smile at youHygiene Visits.
GDC No: 192657

Rachael's hours of work are:
Monday: 2pm - 8pm
Tuesday: 8am - 2pm
Thursday: 2pm - 8pm

Not registered at our dentist but would still like a hygiene visit? Then take advantage of our Direct Access Hygiene Appointments.

Rachel Binnie - Hygienist @ Southside Dental Care an Edinburgh NHS Dentist 
Aimee Hutchison
BSc Oral Health Sciences Dundee 2012.

Our resident Dental Therapist.

What can a Dental Therapist do?
Aimee is able to provide the following:

  • Intra & extra oral assessment
  • record indices and monitor disease
  • Periodontal treatment - all Hygiene Treatments
  • Apply materials to teeth such as fluoride and fissure sealants
  • Take Dental Radiographs (X-rays)
  • Provide dental health education on a on to one basis
  • Routine restorations (fillings) in both deciduous & permanent teeth, on adults & children, from Class I-V cavity preparations
  • Can use all materials except pre-cast or pinned placements
  • Treat adults as well as children
  • Extract deciduous teeth under local analgesia
  • Pulp therapy treatment of deciduous teeth
  • Placement of preformed crowns on deciduous teeth
  • Administration of Inferior Dental Nerve Block analgesia and Infiltration analgesia (dental injections)
  • Emergency temporary replacement of crowns & fillings
  • Take impressions
  • Treat patient under conscious sedation provided the dentist remains in the surgery throughout the treatment
  • In house Enlighten Whitening appointment.

With Aimee on our team this means we are able to offer a wider range of choices for appointments and providers.

GDC No: 227246

Aimee's hours of work are:
Monday: 6pm - 8pm
Wednesday: 5pm - 8pm
Friday: 2pm - 5pm
Aimee Hutchison - Dental Therapist at Southside Dental Care an Edinburgh NHS Dentist 
Rachel Gourlay
Diploma in Dental Hygiene & Therapy RCS Edinburgh 2019.

Rachel has grown our Therapist team to give more availability to our patients for appointments.

GDC: 283818

Rachel's hours of work are:
Monday: 8am - 2pm
Wednesday: 2pm - 8pm
Thursday: 8am - 2pm

Nicole Maloney
Nicole joined us in January 2010. Her cheerful and positive attitude is a great attribute to Southside Dental Care. Nicole is one of Southside Dental Care's Implant Nurses. Nicole has her BDA certificate for Dental Radiography and will be the one to take your Panoral X-rays we require.
GDC No: 245748
Nicole Maloney - Dental Nurse @ Southside Dental Care an Edinburgh NHS Dentist
Karen Black
Karen joined Southside Dental Care in 2012. As well as being a dedicated Dental Nurse, Karen also has a degree in Earth Science. Karen is one of our Implant & Sedation nurses as well as having her BDA certificate in Dental Radiograpy.
GDC No: 251800

Karen Jamieson - Dental Nurse @ Southside Dental Care an Edinburgh NHS Dentist
Nicola Bradford
Nicola joined our team in 2016, and has been a Dental Nurse for 8 years. Nicola is passionate about preventative dentistry, so much so she is now our ChildSmile Nurse. Nicola is also one of our Implant Nurses. She loves to keep fit and put this to good use by hiking up Mount Kilimanjaro for charity in 2017.
GDC No: 207269

Nicola Bradford - ChildSmile Dental Nurse @ Southside Dental Care an Edinburgh Dentist 
Ruth Sorrie
Ruth was an original member of the Southside Dental Care team. In 2013 she decided to try out pastures new and in 2017 we welcomed her back with open arms. Ruth is friendly and caring member of the team who will always have a smile for you. Ruth is also our ChildSmile & Sedation Nurse. .
GDC No: 161752
Nicole Duff
Nicole started with us in 2016, when she fancied a new career and took a shine to Dental Nursing. She has since passed her nursing exam and is now a qualified nurse. Nicole has a young daughter & son who keep her busy in her spare time.
Nicole is currently on Maternity Leave.

Nicole Duff - Trainee Dental Nurse @ Southside Dental Care an Edinburgh Dentist
Emma Jardine
Emma is just starting out in her dental career as we support her in achieving her dental nursing qualification. Emma comes from a customer service and health & fitness background which shows in her friendly and welcoming nature.
Emma Jardine - Trainee Dental Nurse at Southside Dental Care an NHS Edinburgh Dentist
Shelly McDonald
Shelly joined us through training placement with Edinburgh College for her Dental Nursing Qualification. On Completion of her course in June 2018 we invited Shelly to join the team permanently.
When not at work Shelly spends her time with her daughter.
GDC No: 281741
Shelly MacDonald - Dental Nurse @ Southside Dental Care and NHS Edinburgh Dentist 
Beth Williams
Beth did her work placement as a Dental Nurse and knew straight away that this was the profession for her - We look forward to helping her through her training journey and achieving her Dental Nursing Qualification.
Lauren Stupart
Lauren joined the team in the summer of 2019 to coincide with the practice expansion. She is super enthusiastic for her training and achieving her Dental Nursing Qualification.  

Aimee Mazumder
Aimee became our friendly face at reception in July 2017. With 11 years of experience Aimee will be able to guide you with ease through your appointments at Southside Dental Care. At home she loves nothing more than family time with her husband and young son.

Aimee Mazumder - Receptionist @ Southside Dental Care an Edinurgh Dentist 
Yvonne Clark
Yvonne is our 2nd friendly face at reception. She joined our team in 2016 as evening receptionist but since completing University and obtaining her BSc (Hons) in Psychology she has joined Aimee during the day. Yvonne is always happy to help. 
Yvonne Clark - Evening Receptionist at Southside Dental Care an Edinburgh NHS Dentist 
Emma Motion
Emma joined the team in July 2019 as our Evening Receptionist. She will always have a smile for you.
As well as working here Emma is also a very talented Make-up artist.


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