Meet Our Dental Team


Richard Coventry

BDS (Dundee), MFDS RCPS (Glasg), MPH (Glasgow), 

Dip Con Sed (Ncle). GDC 83276 (21st June 2004)

Richard graduated in 2004. He has worked across the UK, in general practice, the hospital service and the salaried dental service. In 2012 he took over this practice from his father.


Richard is fully committed to continued professional development and has recently finished a PG certificate in Oral Surgery at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN). In 2019 he completed a postgraduate diploma in Prosthodontics at UCLAN. In 2019 he also undertook an Enhanced skill domiciliary care practitioners certificate to improve the quality of care he provided in the local care homes. Richard has just finished a certificate in Periodontal surgery run by PerioAcademy. He has just started an Implant restorative course run by one of the leading implant clinics in Glasgow.


His current personal development goal is to increase the range of private & cosmetic work that he can offer his patients. He is also a member of the British Dental Association and the British Society of Occlusal Studies. He is also passionate about dental charity work, and over the years has volunteered in Cambodia, Peru and Uganda to deliver dentistry to the third world.


Out with of dentistry Richard has many hobbies. These include hillwalking, swimming and yoga.


Heather Coventry

BDS (Dundee), MFDS RCPS (Glasg), Dip Con Sed (Ncle), FHEA. GDC 114650 (19th July 2007)

Heather graduated in 2007. She has also worked across the UK, across all the dental work sectors. She is presently a clinical lecturer in children’s dentistry at Newcastle University. She is also finishing off a PhD. She works in the practice on Saturday mornings and provides locum cover when needed.


Iain Coventry

BDS (Glasgow). GDC 47053 (9th July 1973)

Mr Coventry worked in this practice full time for 30 years. He is now semi-retired. He provides locum cover when needed.

Dental Nurses

Catherine Brown Dental Nurse

Miss Catherine Brown RDN

Claire Sim Dental Nurse

Miss Claire Sim RDN

Jade Wedlock Dental Nurse

Miss Jade Wedlock RDN

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