Dentists

  • Dr Alistair Martin

    Principal Dentist GDC Reg. No: 58878 | BDS Glasg 1984

    Alistair qualified from Glasgow Dental School in 1984, and after a short spell in England, moved back to Glasgow in 1987. Alistair has a strong commitment to postgraduate education and has attended many courses in his key interests; implants and cosmetic dentistry. Since 2002 Alistair has been involved in the training and development of new dental graduates.

  • Dr Saimah Ahmed

    Dentist GDC Reg. No: 114005 | BDS Glasgow 2007

    Saimah joined the practice in 2017 and works part time. Saimah enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and has an interest in cosmetic dentistry.

  • Dr June McNeil

    Dentist GDC Reg. No: 209876 | BDS Glasg 2011

    June McNeill graduated from the university of Glasgow in 2011 and has continually developed her skills in order to provide a high standard of care for her patients using the latest and most innovative techniques.

    Having been a nervous patient herself she enjoys taking the time to build a trusting relationship with her patients to help them overcome their fears and anxieties.

    June offers cosmetic dentistry to her patient's including cosmetic braces and also provides facial aesthetics procedures within the practice. She has a special interest in sport dentistry, being an ex-commonwealth netballer she understands the demands placed on athletes and currently treats a variety of professionals.

  • Dr Hugh Taggart

    Dentist GDC Reg. No: 62537 | BDS Glasg 1987

    Hugh Taggart graduated B.D.S from Glasgow University in 1987. After working in a practice in Royston he established his own practice in Pollokshaws in 1990 and added another practice in William wood in 2011.

    Hugh has a preventative philosophy and encourages and promotes patient involvement in all aspects of their treatment. When treatment is required, this is always patient centred with all options having been explained and treatment carried out with the comfort of the patient paramount.

    Hugh has an interest in dental implants, orthodontics and aesthetic dentistry as well as carrying out routine dentistry. He also has an interest in the problems patients experience with clenching and grinding and the treatment that they may need.

  • Dr Camille Young

    VT dentist GDC Reg. No: 277474 | BDS Dundee 2018

    Camille joined the team as a VT dentist, recently qualifying in 2018.

Hygienists

  • Jim Thomson

    Hygiene therapist GDC Reg. No: 150573 | Diploma in Dental Hygiene and Therapy RCS Edin 2008

    Jim is dedicated to ensuring that patients have a bespoke oral hygiene plan. His philosophy is "prevention is better than cure." Jim is also a therapist and can undertake other dental treatment prescribed by the dentists.

Dental Nurses

  • Margaret Douglas

    Registered Dental Nurse GDC Reg. No: 156010 | National Certificate NEBDN 1997

  • Gail Higgins

    Registered Dental Nurse GDC Reg. No: 237854 | NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2012

  • Emma Morgan

    Registered Dental Nurse GDC Reg. No: 243311 | SQA L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing SQA 2013

  • Gail Whitehouse

    Registered Dental Nurse GDC Reg. No: 266375 | SQA L3 Dental Nursing & PDA Dental Nursing SQA 2016

  • Tatiana Simurdova

    Registered Dental Nurse GDC Reg. No: 263309 | National Diploma in Dental Nursing NEBDN 2016

  • Lynsey Craig

    Registered Dental Nurse GDC Reg. No: 261549 | SQA L3 Dental Nursing & PDA Dental Nursing SQA 2015

  • Jennifer Redmond

    Registered Dental Nurse GDC Reg. No: 269672 | SQA L3 Dental Nursing & PDA Dental Nursing SQA 2017

Practice staff

  • Tammy

    Practice Manager and Registered Nurse GDC Reg. No: 124263 | National Certificate NEBDN 1997

    Tammy co-ordinates the day to day running of Bupa Dental Care Shawlands and focuses on costumer relationships and service. Tammy joined the team in 1993 and is well known to many of our patients. She manages to juggle the management of the practice with the job of bringing up her two children. Tammy has played a major part in the design and refurbishment of the new premises.

Bupa Dental Care Shawlands

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