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Welcome to

Gilmore Dental Practice

Exceptional private dental care in Edinburgh


If you are searching for a dentist in Edinburgh, then look no further than Gilmore Dental Practice. We are a long established dental practice providing our patients with the highest standard of dental care using the most effective and innovative techniques, materials and treatments.

Our team at Gilmore Dental Practice carry out general and cosmetic dentistry including Invisalign, hygiene services, facial aesthetics, crowns, veneers, bridges and teeth whitening. We do this in a modern, city centre practice which has a very relaxed and friendly atmosphere so that anxious patients can soon feel at ease. We understand that dental appointments can be a stressful experience for many people and we will always work with you to help you overcome any nerves or anxieties about visiting us.

Gilmore Dental Practice welcomes new patients

Since first opening its doors Gilmore Dental Practice has been proud to serve the people of Edinburgh from its central location in the heart of the capital.

We offer private dental care in Edinburgh. Our team are all very experienced in helping young children acclimatise to the dental practice, making their trip enjoyable and welcoming. Whatever your age, please tell us about any concerns you have so that we can accommodate your needs.

To join us as a new patient, simply call 0131 229 4995 where a member of our friendly team will be pleased to help.

James Campbell

GDC Number:

Before becoming a dentist, James was a lifelong patient of Gilmore Dental Practice, growing up just a stone’s throw away. After completing an undergraduate degree at Cambridge University, and a stint working in the City of London, James realised his passion was to work in a caring profession. He went on to train at King’s College London and completed vocational training in Newcastle across general practice and in hospital settings. James finally returned home to Edinburgh in 2017.

James is a generalist who enjoys solving a wide range of dental problems, and is committed to his professional development – as shown by obtaining the MFDS qualification with Edinburgh’s Royal College of Surgeons in 2018. He takes most pride in his compassionate and supportive approach, working hard to make dentistry comprehensible, calming and comfortable. He can’t wait to join the team at Gilmore and begin building trusted relationships with our valued patients.

In his free time James enjoys cooking, and especially, eating. He loves the cinema, and can at times be heard in Bruntsfield tuning his bagpipes. Finally, he and Dr Ruth are not, in fact, related!

Rania Savvidi

GDC Number:

Rania grew up and studied in Greece. After graduating from the Dental School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Rania worked for 5 years in Athens before moving to Scotland in 2011.

Passionate about continuous learning, Rania qualified in Facial Aesthetics treatments in 2012 and in 2017 she obtained a Postgraduate Certificate in Dental Sedation and Pain Management from Eastman Dental Institute, UCL. In September 2020, Rania is commencing a Hypnotherapy course, in order to achieve a different approach to helping her patients and she is also doing a Masters degree in Clinical Aesthetic Non-surgical Interventions with the City of London Dental School and the University of Bolton.

Also known amongst her patients as ”the singing dentist”, Rania loves playing the piano but mostly singing, be it in a choir, as a soloist, in a band or in the surgery! In her free time, she spends quality time with her husband and their 3 year old son and travels as often as adult life allows it!

Dr Anthony James

GDC Number: 86088

Dr Anthony James BDS (UCC) MSc AES (KCL) first came to Edinburgh in 2005 following graduation from University Cork College. After completing two years of vocational training he found that he enjoyed living in Edinburgh a great deal, and has been in general dental practice here for the past ten years, becoming well experienced in all areas of dentistry.

During that time he has developed a special interest in aesthetic dentistry and completed a Masters in Aesthetic Dentistry at King’s College London in 2014. He is a current member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Away from work Anthony enjoys outdoor fitness classes and participating in adventure races. He is an enthusiastic and accomplished player of the piano.

Ruth Campbell

GDC Number: 81040

Since graduating Ruth has spent time working in the Special Needs and Anxiety Department of Dundee Dental Hospital and, for many years, in general practice. Ruth enjoys using her hospital training in practice; making patients feel at ease, and ensuring they have a positive dental experience, is important to her.

Ruth worked in her previous position in general dental practices for twelve years, where she was lucky enough to treat generations of the same families, and see the benefits of preventative care over time.

Kate Mooney


Kate Mooney has a wealth of experience, ensuring a welcoming and efficient service for all our patients.

Lorraine Robertson

Dental Surgery Assistant
GDC Number: 120005

Carol Coyle

Dental Surgery Assistant
GDC Number: 119960

Gema Romero

Dental Surgery Assistant
GDC Number: 262951

May Russell

Dental Surgery Assistant
GDC Number: 127822

Jill Paden

Dental Surgery Assistant
GDC Number: 163223

Private treatment fees

At Clyde Munro, we understand that private dentistry is an investment – one that we endeavour to make possible for everyone. We keep our treatment prices fair and reasonable so that all our patients can access not just the treatments they need, but the treatments they want.

New patient examinations
from £49
from £29
Scale & Polish
from £45
from £51
from £411
from £411
Inlays and onlays
from £463
Root canal treatment
from £257
Tooth extractions
from £82
from £360
from £411
from £499
Teeth whitening
from £249
from £45
Facial Aesthetics
from £180

“A friendly and welcoming practice providing a professional yet personal service. 5 stars.”

Diana Penman

Invisalign SmileView

Invisalign® SmileView simulates your new smile! Take a smiling selfie and we’ll show you what Invisalign® treatment can do for you.  Thanks to some powerful technology, we can simulate the outcome of your personal transformation right before your eyes. Choose from our dentist(s) below to see how your smile could look after completing Invisalign treatment.

Dr Anthony James


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Find us

Gilmore Dental Practice 
11 Gilmore Place


Getting here and parking

Located a 20-minute walk from Haymarket train station, there is paid street parking and we are easily accessible from the following bus routes: 10, 11, 15, 16, 23, 27, 36, 45, 101, 101A, 101S, 102, 102S, N11 and N16.

Opening hours

Monday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm
Tuesday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm
Wednesday 9am-12pm
Thursday 9am-1pm & 2pm-5pm
Friday 8.30am-12.30pm & 1.30pm-4.30pm
Saturday Closed

Please be advised that opening hours are subject to change during public holidays.

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