Sandgate Dentistry is a general dental practice located in the town centre of Ayr. We are pleased to welcome both NHS and private patients in our modern family practice.
We offer a full range of preventative, restorative and cosmetic treatments available in easily accessible ground floor premises.
Our team are friendly and welcoming, and we work hard to build lasting relationships with our patients to ensure that every visit to the dentist is a great one. All of our dental professionals are highly skilled and look forward to treating you and your family for many years to come.
We are able to offer all aspects of general dentistry in modern surroundings delivered by our friendly team. Whether you need a routine dental check-up or a visit to the hygienist, we are here for you.
We also provide restorative dentistry, helping to replace missing teeth or restore damaged teeth. This means we can provide all types of fillings, crowns, bridges, root canal treatment and dentures.
We are pleased to offer a variety of cosmetic dental treatments, including full smile makeovers, teeth whitening and veneers. So if you have a dream smile in mind, we would be happy to discuss your desires and make the magic happen.
At Sandgate Dentistry we are also able to offer 0% finance to help you comfortably afford the dental treatment you require.
We Welcome NHS And Private Patients
We offer both private and NHS dental care and are currently accepting new NHS patients. To join us as a new patient simply call 01292 266587 to speak to a member of our friendly reception team who will book you in for an initial appointment.
GDC Number: 63415
Bob enjoys meeting a broad range of patients and carrying out all aspects of general dentistry in a relaxed and pain-free environment.
Bob qualified from Queens University Belfast in 1988 and worked in a practice in Cookstown for two years before moving to Scotland. He has been a dentist in Ayr for the past 29 years.
Outside of dentistry, Bob likes to follow professional and amateur karate and he is a coach to the Scottish Karate Union senior ippon team… so don’t mess with him! He also enjoys playing chess and walking the dogs.
GDC No: 167185
Aparna has been working in general dentistry since 2009. She is always keen to expand her skills and ensures that she is up to date with the latest techniques by attending postgraduate courses.
She has a passion for working with children and anxious patients, helping patients to overcome their fears and enjoy visiting the dentist. Aparna’s special dental interests include white fillings and general dentistry.
Outside of work, Aparna loves playing badminton and listening to music.
GDC No: 76197
Fiona has been practising dentistry for more than 20 years and has worked with the team at Sandgate Dentistry since 2006. She provides a full range of general dental treatments and particularly enjoys family dentistry.
Fiona works hard to build relationships with her patients in order to provide a friendly and caring service enjoyed by everyone. She works closely with patients who are anxious about visiting the dentist, helping them to overcome fears in order to improve their oral health and receive the treatment they need and want.
Outside of work, Fiona spends her spare time with her two young sons, who are aged nine and five – they certainly keep her busy! She also loves cycling and baking (and we love her baked treats!).
BSc Oral Health Science
GDC Number: 138687
CEB Dip Dent Hygiene
GDC No: 4271
Practice Manager/Dental Nurse
SQA L3 Dental Nursing & PDA Dental Nursing SQA 2012
GDC No: 237631
SVQ in Dental Nursing SQA 2010
GDC Number: 201188
SVQ in Dental Nursing at SCQF level 7 SQA 2019
GDC No: 285394
Verified experience in Dental Nursing
GDC No: 114056
SVQ in Dental Nursing at SCQF level 7 SQA 2020
GDC Number: 291348
Trainee Dental Nurse
Trainee Dental Nurse
We are based in Ayr town centre, with good road, rail and bus links. Our practice is located directly next to Ayr bus station meaning we are accessible by a variety of bus routes. We are just a 12-minute walk from Ayr Railway Station, and those reaching us by car can use Boswell Park Car Park, which can be paid for online in advance or after your stay at parkingecosse.co.uk.
|Monday||9.00am to 5.30pm|
|Tuesday||9.00am to 5.30pm|
|Wednesday||9.00am to 5.30pm|
|Thursday||9.00am to 5.30pm|
|Friday||9.00am to 3.30pm|
Please be advised that opening hours are subject to change during public holidays.
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