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Our highly trained team at Smile Design dental practice Perth

The Smile Design Team has exceptionally high levels of patient care & practice standards.

Charles Turner BDS MFDS RCPS(Glasg) MDTFEd
GDC No - 60104

Charlie Turner gained his Degree in dentistry from Dundee University in 1985.  He is very experienced in both general and cosmetic dentistry, and his passion for continuing training and technological advancement mean that he has been involved in training younger qualified dentists for many years.  Dr Turner is a Continuing Professional Development Advisor for the East of Scotland, a National Dental Audit Reviewer and Advanced Mentor for NHS Education for Scotland.  He is also a member of many Dental Associations, including the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and serves on the Tayside Area Dental Advisory Committee and the Dental Education, Training and Professional Development Board of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow.

Nicole Kettles BDS
GDC No - 252056

Nicole joined Smile Design as an Associate Dental Surgeon in 2015.

She qualified BDS from Aberdeen University in 2014 after undertaking placements in Stornoway and Elgin.

Previously Nicole had also qualified from Dundee University in 2009 with a BSc (Hons) in Anatomy and Physiology.

Nicole undertook her post-graduate Vocational training nearby in Coupar Angus.

In addition to all this, Nicole has also worked for the Walt Disney Company in Orlando, Florida!!

Jackie Turner
GDC No - 136125

Jackie qualified in Dental Nursing in 1991 studying in Edinburgh. She has since qualified for Extended Duties in Childsmile and Impression taking. For the past 23 years or so Jackie has taken a more managerial role in various Dental Practices.

She has also worked for a couple of years as a Clinical Coordinator for one of the World’s leading Dental Implant companies.

Jackie took a few years off in 1995 to start a family and returned to work in 2002 to help establish Smile Design.

Alison McKenzie
GDC No - 142599

Alison began as a trainee Dental Nurse at Smile Design in 2005. She qualified from Dundee in 2008. In 2010 Alison moved to an Orthodontic Practice to gain further experience and there completed the NHS Cleanliness Champions Course, and in 2011, passed the NEBDN Certificate in Dental Radiology allowing her extended duties to take patient radiographs for orthodontic assessment. Alison then returned to Smile Design in 2013.

She has also designed an information website for dental nurses (Dental Nurse Scotland 2010-2012) prompting a series of articles published in the Scottish Dentist magazine.

Over the past four years, she has been studying “Challenges in Healthcare” including health psychology, health promotion, alcohol and drug studies, specialist provision & Healthcare working partnerships and looks forward to graduating with the (BA) Health Studies (Health & Welfare) degree at the end of this year.  She is also currently working towards the Award in Education and Training with the aim of providing professional development training for Scottish dental nurses in 2017.

Cheryl McLaren

Cheryl joined Smile Design as our Receptionist in 2017, having worked in the Customer Service and Hotel industry for over 13 years.

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You’ll find us at The Old Bank, 11 Main Street, Bridgend, Perth PH2 7HD
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Last Updated on: 02/10/2016