ABOUT

Original practice formed in 1980 called Edgar and Foxworthy

In 1993, Scott and Howard joined as Associate dentists

The Village Dental Surgery was formed in 1994

Howard's wife Jean joins as Associate dentist in 1997

2014, Jane O’Toole joined the practice

2015, Robyn Edwards, Scott's daughter joined as Dental Hygienist

Why Choose Us?

Simply put, because we care. We care about your oral health and the overall impact it has on your quality of life. We care about you, your children, and the rest of your family. We care about the community we serve and being there when we are needed. We put the patient at the centre of everything we do because ultimately that is what we are here for.

With this dedication, we are committed to providing the very best treatment and so only use the latest materials and technology to ensure your comfort now and a healthy smile for the future.

Our People

We have a team of dentists, hygienists, nurses and reception staff with years of experience, but also with a keen interest in dentistry today so that you always receive the highest standard of care.

We know that a dental surgery can have too much of a clinical feel for many and so we like to bring a little fun to the practice. Do not be surprised to find us cracking a joke at reception or relaying a funny tale when you are sat in the dental chair!

Scott Edwards, Principal Dentist (GDC: 64282)

Days: Monday to Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Clinical Interests: Enjoy all aspects of dentistry as every patients demands and expectations are different… like the challenge of transforming a nervous patient into a relaxed one !
I especially get a lot of satisfaction from treating patients requiring tooth whitening and all ceramic crowns and bridges .. the advancement in cad/cam technology makes teeth look so life like.

Personal Interests: Enjoy socialising , travel and exercise… especially cycling and swimming.. swim 2 miles 3 times a week… got the perfect hairstyle for it !!!

Howard Smith, Principal Dentist (GDC: 64271)

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (AM), Thursday and Fridays.

Clinical Interests: Cosmetic Dentistry using modern techniques and materials that allow for the most natural restorations with minimally invasive tooth preparation while also broadening my work with implants.

Personal Interests: I’m a long suffering Falkirk fan for my sins – golf occasionally makes me feel better…..

Jean Smith, Associate Dentist (GDC: 64294)

Days: Monday and Friday mornings, Wednesday all day.

Clinical Interests: Variety is the spice of life in Dentistry and I like to solve problems for patients across their dental needs.

Personal Interests: My teenage daughter keeps me busy outside of work.. And means I am probably equipped to solve most problems..

Jane O Toole , Associate Dentist (GDC: 244012)

Days: Tuesday and Thursday.

Clinical Interests: Aspiring Specialist in Root Canal Treatments. My main objective is to get you out of pain as quickly as possible and make sure you keep your tooth.

Personal Interests: My first football strip was a Southampton strip-I love playing football, my position is right back in the changing room.

Robyn Edwards, Hygiene Therapist (GDC: 250967)

Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2-5pm and every 3rd Saturday.

Clinical Interests: Patient education on prevention of gum disease, promotion of overall health and patients confidence in their own smile.

Personal Interests: I am undertaking a diploma in Nutrition & Bodyweight Management. My peanut chicken stir-fry is awesome. Ask me for the recipe!

Pauline Edwards, Practice Admininstrator

Days: Tuesday, Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: Wife & mother to two fifths of our practice team – Our practice is all about family…

Suzanne McAloon, Reception

Days: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Personal Interests: Why did the Star Wars movies come out 4, 5, 6, 1, 2, 3? In charge of scheduling, Yoda was.

Elizabeth Smith, Reception

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Personal Interests: I love getting out in the fresh air and walking my dogs (when I can!), but also having quiet time reading books and spending time with my friends.

Lee Doyle, Reception

Days: Wednesday, Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: I’m an Avid reader and can get through two books in a day – ask me for book recommendations!

Lorraine Campbell, Dental Nurse (GDC: 179706)

Days: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Personal Interests: Being active! Roller skating, going to the gym, and long family walks with my kids and my dog.

Andrena Stewart, Dental Nurse (GDC: 131453 )

Days: Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: I enjoy spending my time outside walking and training my dogs!

Maggie Muir, Dental Nurse (GDC: 131461)

Days: Monday to Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: In my free time, I enjoy keeping fit by going to the gym and socialising with my husband.

Rachael McKinnon, Dental Nurse (GDC: 139028)

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (AM), Thursday and Friday.

Personal Interests: In my spare time I like to go out with friends and family.

Jacqueline Graham, Dental Nurse

Days: Monday to Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: I love walking my cockapoo Angus, taking pictures, exploring new places & weekends away!

Dawn Espie, Dental Nurse (GDC: 218132)

Days:

Clinical Interests:

Personal Interests:

Scott Edwards, Principal Dentist (GDC: 64282)

Days: Monday to Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Clinical Interests: Enjoy all aspects of dentistry as every patients demands and expectations are different… like the challenge of transforming a nervous patient into a relaxed one !
I especially get a lot of satisfaction from treating patients requiring tooth whitening and all ceramic crowns and bridges .. the advancement in cad/cam technology makes teeth look so life like.

Personal Interests: Enjoy socialising , travel and exercise… especially cycling and swimming.. swim 2 miles 3 times a week… got the perfect hairstyle for it !!!

Howard Smith, Principal Dentist (GDC: 64271)

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (AM), Thursday and Fridays.

Clinical Interests: Cosmetic Dentistry using modern techniques and materials that allow for the most natural restorations with minimally invasive tooth preparation while also broadening my work with implants.

Personal Interests: I’m a long suffering Falkirk fan for my sins – golf occasionally makes me feel better…..

Jean Smith, Associate Dentist (GDC: 64294)

Days: Monday and Friday mornings, Wednesday all day.

Clinical Interests: Variety is the spice of life in Dentistry and I like to solve problems for patients across their dental needs.

Personal Interests: My teenage daughter keeps me busy outside of work.. And means I am probably equipped to solve most problems..

Jane O Toole , Associate Dentist (GDC: 244012)

Days: Tuesday and Thursday.

Clinical Interests: Aspiring Specialist in Root Canal Treatments. My main objective is to get you out of pain as quickly as possible and make sure you keep your tooth.

Personal Interests: My first football strip was a Southampton strip-I love playing football, my position is right back in the changing room.

Robyn Edwards, Hygiene Therapist (GDC: 250967)

Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2-5pm and every 3rd Saturday.

Clinical Interests: Patient education on prevention of gum disease, promotion of overall health and patients confidence in their own smile.

Personal Interests: I am undertaking a diploma in Nutrition & Bodyweight Management. My peanut chicken stir-fry is awesome. Ask me for the recipe!

Pauline Edwards, Practice Admininstrator

Days: Tuesday, Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: Wife & mother to two fifths of our practice team – Our practice is all about family…

Suzanne McAloon, Reception

Days: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Personal Interests: Why did the Star Wars movies come out 4, 5, 6, 1, 2, 3? In charge of scheduling, Yoda was.

Elizabeth Smith, Reception

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Personal Interests: I love getting out in the fresh air and walking my dogs (when I can!), but also having quiet time reading books and spending time with my friends.

Lee Doyle, Reception

Days: Wednesday, Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: I’m an Avid reader and can get through two books in a day – ask me for book recommendations!

Lorraine Campbell, Dental Nurse (GDC: 179706)

Days: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Personal Interests: Being active! Roller skating, going to the gym, and long family walks with my kids and my dog.

Andrena Stewart, Dental Nurse (GDC: 131453 )

Days: Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: I enjoy spending my time outside walking and training my dogs!

Maggie Muir, Dental Nurse (GDC: 131461)

Days: Monday to Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: In my free time, I enjoy keeping fit by going to the gym and socialising with my husband.

Rachael McKinnon, Dental Nurse (GDC: 139028)

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (AM), Thursday and Friday.

Personal Interests: In my spare time I like to go out with friends and family.

Jacqueline Graham, Dental Nurse

Days: Monday to Friday and every 3rd Saturday.

Personal Interests: I love walking my cockapoo Angus, taking pictures, exploring new places & weekends away!

Dawn Espie, Dental Nurse (GDC: 218132)

Days: Currently off on maternity.