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Welcome to mydentist, Dean Road, South Shields Dentist and Orthodontist located in Tyne and Wear

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Our services at a glance

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Opening times

08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Sunday Closed

Contact

Telephone: 0191 455 4800

Address

78 Dean Road, South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE33 4AR.

About mydentist, Dean Road, South Shields

Welcome to mydentist, Dean Road, South Shields. From teething toddlers to denture wearers, our practice caters for all.

Along with the full range of NHS dental services, you'll find a great selection of cosmetic treatments, including tooth whitening and dentures.

You can get in touch with us using the details at the top of this page.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

  • Dental implants

    Dental implants

    Replace your missing teeth or finally get rid of those troublesome dentures. For more information call
    0191 455 4800 or
    Arrange a consultation

  • Straight teeth

    Straight teeth

    Transform your smile with clear, invisible braces for straighter teeth. For more information call
    0191 455 4800 or
    Arrange a consultation

  • Tooth whitening

    Teeth whitening

    Improve the appearance of your teeth with our world class whitening systems. For more information call
    0191 455 4800 or
    Arrange a consultation

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Our treatments and costs

  • NHS
  • Private dentistry

NHS treatments and costs

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Providing NHS Dentistry

Meet the team at mydentist, Dean Road, South Shields

Your clinicians

  • Dr.Darren Hand Qualified from: BDS Ncle, United Kingdom, 2001 GDC No: 79401
    Darren graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Newcastle in 2001. He then gained many years experience in general practice, providing advanced sedation techniques to anxious adults and children, obtaining further postgraduate qualifications with a Diploma in Conscious Sedation and Membership in the Faculty of Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He then furthered his clinical skills and knowledge by undertaking several speciality posts including Paediatric Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Darren undertook his specialist training in orthodontics at Manchester Dental Hospital and was awarded a Masters in Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics) and also obtained his Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of London. This entitled him to register on the General Dental Council's specialist list to provide services as a specialist orthodontist.
  • Dr.Matthew Gill (Dental Implant Surgeon) Qualified from: BDS,DGDP Ncle, United Kingdom, 1993 GDC No: 69346
    Matthew qualified from Newcastle University in 1993 then went on to achieve a diploma of General Dental Practitioners in 1996. In 2008 he was awarded an MBE by prince Charles at Buckingham palace for services to NHS dentistry. Matthew has been placing implants for over 10 years and has a wealth of experience in tooth replacement and cosmetic dentistry. Matthew also places implants at Sunderland Royal Hospital. He focuses a lot of his time on providing private cosmetic dentistry and offers complimentary consultations for those wanting implants, private dentures and smile makeovers. Matthew lives in Whitburn with his wife and two children and in his spare time he enjoys cooking, being active and making time for mountain biking
  • Dr.Robert Banks Qualified from: BDS,FDS RCS Ncle, United Kingdom, 1992 GDC No: 68014
    Originally from Cumbria, Rob came to the North East to study Dentistry in 1988. Following successful completion of his dental degree, Rob went on to study medicine, completing his 5-year MBBS qualification from Newcastle Medical School in 1999. During this time, Rob worked in General Dental Practice giving him valuable experience of dentistry outside of a hospital setting. Rob has a wealth of experience in medicine and surgery, working in general and vascular surgery, accident and emergency and orthopaedics, before finding his home in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Rob became a Consultant at Sunderland Royal Hospital in 2009. As consultant, Rob has been involved in delivering training and education. Rob lectures on the national General Implant Foundation Training course. He has published numerous scientific papers, contributed chapters to numerous medical books and chaired the Maxillofacial Reconstruction session at the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 87th annual meeting in Boston Massachusetts. Rob has a special interest in dental implants
  • Ms.Toni Anderson Qualified from: CEB Cert in Dent Hygiene United Kingdom, 1989 GDC No: 3720
    Nicole qualified at Bristol School in 1989 as a hygienist and now lives back in Sunderland with her husband Patrick, two daughters, Scarlett and Erin and a menagerie of animals including 2 cockapoos, cats, fish and a tortoise! How does she find the time? During her long established career, Nicole has built up a large patient base and she reports that she loves working as part of such a successful team! Nicole’s favourite part of the job is motivating patients and seeing continued improvement in their Oral Health which is evidence on their regular and routine visits to see her. She also likes a good natter, which patients love!
  • Dr.Michael Hicks Qualified from: BDS Manc, United Kingdom, 2012 GDC No: 229127
    Michael qualified from the University of Manchester in 2012 having achieved his Bachelor of Dental Surgery with Honours. After completing his foundation training in 2013, he worked two years in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery as an SHO, and was granted membership in the Faculty of Dental Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He now devotes his time between General Dental Practice, and teaching Oral Surgery as an Associate Clinical Lecturer at Newcastle Dental School. Amongst general dentistry, Michael enjoys practicing minor oral surgery, dental aesthetics, and is a 'Six Months Smiles' provider. Don't worry if you are anxious, because he will put you at ease. Come and talk to him about your smile!
  • Mr.Grenville Moore Qualified from: BDS Dip Con Sed uk, 1993 GDC No: 68958
    Grenville graduated from Sheffield University with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 1993 after five years of study at the Dental School. As well as general dentistry, he has an interest in sedation, which led him to complete his post graduate diploma in conscious sedation in 2003. With this he is able to provide the highest standard of sedation techniques to help nervous patients overcome their dental fears and have treatment. Grenville is also an active member of the Society for the Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry (SAAD). Since leaving university, Grenville has worked in general practice as an associate dentist in both NHS and private settings around the north-east. He also spent several years working part-time in the sedation department at Newcastle Dental Hospital before he began working at Queensway in January 2014. Grenville is also passionate and highly experienced in the composite bonding area of dentistry and takes great pride in his work.
  • Miss .Lorna Arundel (Therapist) Qualified from: Bsc Oral Health 2017, 2017 GDC No: 271588
    Lorna recently joined the mydentist family in 2018 following completion of her BSc in Oral Health Science in 2017 at the University of Highlands and Islands. This qualifies her as a Dental Hygienist and Therapist. Lorna is passionate about helping our patients with both their tooth and oral hygiene needs and strongly believes in educating families and encouraging children from an early age to look after their teeth. Due to this belief, Lorna is an active member of our Kids Club Team. After spending a year working in Glasgow, Lorna returned to her roots and is now enjoying being back at home and her dad's cooking. Whilst not at work, Lorna enjoys going for walks, reading, socialising and spending time with her family.
  • Dr.Julia Smith Qualified from: Ncle United Kingdom, 1991 GDC No: 66979
  • Dr.Matthew Hodgson Qualified from: BDS Ncle, United Kingdom, 2013 GDC No: 244944
  • Dr.Laura Allan Qualified from: BChD Leeds, United Kingdom, 2008 GDC No: 153642
  • Dr.Naomi Hunter Qualified from: BDS Ncle, United Kingdom, 2004 GDC No: 83323
  • Dr.Alison Betts Qualified from: BDS Ncle, United Kingdom, 2013 GDC No: 245215
  • Dr.Sundeep Gill Qualified from: Ncle United Kingdom, 2010 GDC No: 193544
  • Ms.Angela Boyce Qualified from: CEB Cert in Dent Hygiene United Kingdom, 1981 GDC No: 2307
  • Miss.Christina Davis Qualified from: BDS UK, 2016 GDC No: 264657
  • Miss.Rosanne Mary McCallum Qualified from: BDS UK, 2017 GDC No: 271312
  • Miss.Rebecca Ford (Orthodontic Therapists) Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy 2017, 2017 GDC No: 211604
  • Mr.Fraser Lloyd Mitchell (VT) Qualified from: BDS UK, 2018 GDC No: 277823
  • Mr.William Edward McLeish Qualified from: BDS UK, 2017 GDC No: 271359
  • Mrs.Bev English (Hygienist) Qualified from: CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene Newcastle, 1980 GDC No: 2133
  • Ms.Hayley Gray Qualified from: Dip Orth Therapy RCS Edin, United Kingdom, 2015 GDC No: 118616
  • Mr.Raymond Coffer (Treatment co-ordinator) Qualified from: Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds UK, 2017 GDC No: 272666

Dental professionals must be registered with the GDC and meet high standards. Find us on the register: www.gdc-uk.org

Last updated: Friday, 07 June 2019