Here at Abercorn Dental Care ‘our team’ is what makes us so unique;
We are highly experienced and qualified, to ensure your patient experience is memorable, individual, and comfortable.
We just love what we do and all the team regularly improve our professional development and skills beyond what is expected.
Dr Andy Davies is a Dental Phobia Certified dentist- view profile
Dr Andy Davies.Principal Dentist & Clinical Director
BDS MJDF RCS Eng MFDS RCSP Glas Dip PDC RCSI PGDip Cons Sed PGCert Clin Ed GDC No. 243973
Dr Andy is fortunate to have been in the Dental environment from the age of 16. His roles have included dental assistant, decontamination manager and practice manager.
Andy has worked in both NHS and Private practice across the province and acquired Abercorn Dental Care in 2019. Andy takes a very relaxed, friendly and professional approach to his treatments and always strives to make your visit a very comfortable and memorable one.
Andy’s experience, dedication and passion to Dentistry has resulted in his highly regarded reputation. Andy holds 5 postgraduate degrees from the prestigious Queens University Belfast, Newcastle University and the 3 Royal College of Surgeons in – Ireland (Dublin), England (London) and Scotland (Glasgow)
He brings individuality and creativity to every patient, every day in his care. He provides many specialised dental treatments and appliances and more information can be found on the treatment pages.
For more information on his vast achievements and dedication to his career to date – please follow his Qualifications Link above.
Outside of the practice, Andy and wife Rachel are busy with their 4 children and like to travel with them as often as is possible. Andy also does a lot of work with a local charity where he works weekly in helping others in times of need.
Dr Lauren McAlinden BDSAssociate Dentist GDC No. 283893
Lauren graduated from Queens University Belfast with distinctions in orthodontics and practice of dentistry.
Lauren enjoys carrying out a variety of different procedures from extractions, dentures, crowns to carrying out routine examinations and enhancing prevention.
Lauren has a natural ability for working with children and anxious patients.
In her spare time she enjoys traveling and discovering new places and immersing herself in new cultures. Also running and has a passion for cooking
Laura Stewart Dip DHDental Hygienist GDC No. 152862
Laura brings 12 years experience to Abercorn Dental Care. Laura graduated from Queens University Belfast in 2008 and strives to ensure patients always feel comfortable and relaxed during their appointments. To her there is nothing more gratifying than educating her patients to achieve a healthy mouth. Laura is adept at treating many patients including those with implants, orthodontics, crown and bridge work. Laura prides herself in staying current with the latest research in preventative oral healthcare and continuing professional development. She provides AirFlow, Chemical facial peels and much more. Laura also enjoys working with the local community and providing schools with oral health educational visits. In her free time she is kept busy with her 3 children and the occasional bit of running.
Rachel Davies Dip PSPractice & Business Manager
Rachel joined the team in 2020 and is Andy’s wife. Rachel oversees the business side of the practice and will be key in our practice’s growth and the offering of new treatments. She will ensure that our range of materials, equipment and products are of the highest standard. Outside of work Rachel is kept busy with her and Andys 4 children.
Lynne McGaw RDNSenior Dental Nurse GDC No. 110226
Lynne has been with the practice since it opened in 2005 and brings 22 years of dental nursing experience. She is qualified in dental nursing having gained The National Examining Board for dental nurses certificate in dental nursing in 2000 and The National Examining Board for dental nurses certificate in Conscious Sedation for dental nursing in 2016. She has a warming personality which all of our patients adore.
Christine Malcomson RDNDental Nurse GDC No. 129175
Christine has been with the practice since it opened in 2005 and brings 20 years of dental nursing experience. She is qualified in dental nursing having gained The National Examining Board for dental nurses certificate in dental nursing in 2007 and The National Examining Board for dental nurses certificate in Conscious Sedation for dental nursing in 2016. In her spare time Christine enjoys working out at the gym and likes to go on day trips with her 2 children. She has an infectious laugh which you will most probably hear at the practice.
Adele Hart BSc (Hons) RDNLead Receptionist and Dental Nurse
Adele has been with the practice since 2013. Adele has a bachelor’s degree with honours in Politics with Sociology and a Level 3 in community youth work. Adele will more than likely be your point of contact in the practice and on the phone line. Adele is also a qualified dental nurse. Outside of work Adele very much enjoys spending time playing any sports and volunteering with anything she can.
Dental professionals must be registered with the GDC and meet high standards.
Find us on the register: www.gdc-uk.org
All Abercorn Dental Care Staff comply with Continued Professional Development requirements and fully adhere to the GDC standards for Dental Professionals.