Albany Dental Care

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Murray Bremner

B.D.S. (Edinburgh 1988)

After qualifying, Murray spent seven years in Surrey before returning to Scotland. He opened the current practice in 1998 and expanded it in 2002. His main interests are in restorative dentistry, cosmetic dentistry and oral medicine. He regularly updates his knowledge on training courses and is the current Chairman of Lothian Independent Dental Practitioners.

Jim Oliphant

B.D.S. (Dundee 2002)
Postgraduate Certificate in Implant Dentistry (Newcastle 2011)

Jim moved to the practice after qualifying and is now a partner. His main interests are in cosmetic and implant dentistry. He regularly attends training courses to keep up with the advances and modern techniques in all aspects of dentistry.

Jim also provides Invisalign orthodontic treatment using clear braces to straighten teeth.

Karen Davies

Hygiene Therapist

After obtaining a degree in Biology from Edinburgh University, Karen moved into the dental field and studied as a Hygiene Therapist, qualifying in 2009 from Glasgow Dental Hospital. She now works in three private practices in Edinburgh, and joined the Albany Dental Care team in May 2011.

Katie Lee

Hygiene Therapist

Katie qualified as a Dental Hygiene Therapist from the University of The HIghlands and Islands in Inverness in 2016. This degree allows her to treat gum disease and also restore all teeth and extract deciduous teeth. After graduating she chose to undertake the Hygiene Therapy Vocational Trainee programme in Forres before deciding to move to Edinburgh in late 2017. Katie now works across three different practices providing NHS and private dental treatment.

Naomi Cutts

Practice Manager

Naomi joined the practice in 2019. and achieved her dental nursing qualification in 2002. In 2010, she completed a dental implant course at Newcastle University.  As the Practice Manager |Debbie ensures the smooth day to day running of the practice. Debbie has completed her Introduction to Practice Management training and hopes to achieve her diploma in Dental Practice Management within the next few years.

Alicja Stojalowska

Dental Nurse

Alicja joined the practice in December 2019 

She qualified as a Dental Nurse and achieved her National Examining Board for Dental nurses qualification in 2007 and has worked in general practice in Edinburgh ever since. 


Tonderai Marlon Mpunzwana

Dental Nurse

Marlon joined the practice in March 2018. He gained a National Certificate in Dental Nursing in 2009 in Milton Keynes and moved to Edinburgh in 2013. Marlon also has an SQA in Denture Finishing.


Shannon Melbourne

Dental Nurse

Shannon joined Albany Dental Care in January 2018 as a trainee Dental Nurse. She recently completed an SVQ & NVQ level 3 in Dental Nursing.

Becky Gordon

Head Dental Nurse

Becky joined the practice in February 2019 As Head Dental Nurse. She gained her National Certificate in Dental Nursing in 2009 and has post qualifications in Leadership and Management, Practice Management, and Infection prevention and control. Becky has attended numerous courses for dental implants and continues to keep up to date with the latest techniques.

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