We are fully committed to the General Dental Council's regulations on Continued Professional Development. Our staff are encouraged to attend courses to improve their knowledge and skills, so leading to improved quality of care.

Principal Dentist Iain Tunnah B.D.S.(Hons)

GDC Registration Number: 73451

Iain qualified at Glasgow Dental School in 1997 with Honours and has worked in general dental practice ever since. During this time he has widened his scope of practice and improved his skills and treatment planning as well as having accessed a wide range of training helping him reach his goal of providing good quality dentistry for all.

After 5 years working in Northamptonshire followed by 7 years in London, Iain move back to Scotland in 2009. He has worked in Gorgie Road and Millar Crescent in Edinburgh before opening Church Hill Dental Practice.

Iain lives near the practice and has 3 small children who take up most of his spare time. He is particularly keen on sport but will be willing to pass on his half-baked opinions about any subject.

Kerri Paterson - Dental Nurse

GDC Registration Number: 246630

Kerri qualified as a dental nurse in 2013 and has worked in general dental practice for 5 years. Iain previously worked with Kerri at Gorgie Road and is delighted to have her follow him to Morningside.

Outside of work, Kerri enjoys playing for Hutchison Vale Ladies' football team and volunteers at the Sick Kids' Hospital for Radio Lollipop.

Karen Shanley - Dental Nurse

GDC Registration Number: 205756

Karen has worked in general dental practice for 6 years, and gained her qualification in 2010. Outgoing, friendly, and a dog lover, Karen certainly won't strike you as the shy type.

Jade Doyle - Dental Nurse

GDC registration number 222884

Jade is our newest team member and has been a dental nurse since 2002, completing her qualifications in 2012. If she is assisting in surgery when you visit you may hear her singing along to the radio.

Our dentists adhere to the General Dental Council guidance on standards for dental professionals.
For more information contact:

General Dental Council
37 Wimpole Street
Tel: 0845 222 4141.
General Dental Council (www.gdc-uk.org).