Minto Dental Care and Implant Centre

1 Liberton Gardens, Edinburgh, EH16 6JX View on map

Today - 8:30am to 5:00pm See all opening hours

Currently accepting new private patients and dentist referrals

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Welcoming you to Minto Dental Care and Implant Centre

Situated in Liberton close to Edinburgh City Centre, our practice has been providing the local community with private dental care for over 40 years. We pride ourselves on our patient-first approach, offering a wide range of treatments, from general dentistry to dental implants and cosmetic treatments, all delivered in modern fully-equipped surgeries.

We’re fully wheelchair accessible and provide free Wi-Fi to keep you connected during your visit. While waiting for appointments, you’ll be able to enjoy a complementary tea or coffee inside our beautiful conservatory.

If you’re concerned about treatment, speak to a member of our team, they will be happy to walk you through it step-by-step and we can offer a variety of sedation options to put you at ease.

Our dental treatments and services

As well as providing routine check-ups and hygiene appointments, we also offer a wide range of other dental treatments including teeth straightening, veneers and teeth whitening. We’ve also been providing dental implants for over 20 years, with our knowledgeable team on hand to guide you through each step of your treatment. We also offer emergency appointments if you need to be seen quickly.

Flexibility with you in mind

We know how difficult it can be to find time for dental appointments in your busy schedule, which is why we provide early and late appointments four days a week. Get in touch today to book an appointment.

Getting to the Practice

We’re located in Liberton close to the cemetery and park. There are several buses that run from the city centre that stop close to the Practice. If you’re driving there is free on-street parking around the Practice.

What makes us different?

  • Emergency appointments Emergency appointments
  • Free Wi-Fi Free Wi-Fi
  • Free refreshments Free refreshments
  • Free on-street parking Free on-street parking
  • Wheelchair friendly Wheelchair friendly
  • Over 40 years' local experience Over 40 years' local experience
  • Nervous? Ask us about sedation Nervous? Ask us about sedation
  • We treat TMJ disorders We treat TMJ disorders
  • We're accepting dentist referrals We're accepting dentist referrals

Minto Dental Care and Implant Centre
Opening hours*

Monday8:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday8:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday8:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday8:30am - 5:00pm
Friday9:00am - 4:00pm

*Opening hours may vary due to COVID-19 and public holidays. Please get in touch with us to find out more.

Here’s why our practice offers more

Patient finance available from 0% APR*

Hitachi Capital can arrange finance to help you spread the cost of your dental treatment. Finance applicant must be aged 18 or over, a UK resident, have a UK bank account and be in permanent employment. Loans subject to eligibility, status, affordability and credit check. T&Cs apply.

Meet the team

  • Dentists
  • Hygienists
  • Dental Nurses
  • Practice

Christopher 'Chris' Chisholm

Chris has a keen interest in all surgical aspects of dentistry with a focus towards implants.

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Jeanetta 'Denby' Mantle

Denby enjoys all aspects of general dentistry with an experienced hand in cosmetic services, root canal and restorative work. She is qualified to provide a multitude of teeth straightening services.

Kerri Lee Clark

By using minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry, Kerri can help you attain a beautifully natural smile. She is qualified to carry out Cfast and Smile Tru teeth straightening services.

Ann Greig

Ann has over a decade’s experience in the field of dental hygiene and often assists in implant procedures and complex dental works. She offers several periodontic treatments and helps to educate our patients on the importance of good oral health.

Margaret MacLeod

Margaret is a long-standing member of the team and specialises in all aspects of hygiene treatment.

Karin Stalker

Having been a dental nurse for over 30 years, Karin holds a font of experience that she offers to our patients.

Kirsty Wallace

Kirsty joined the Practice in 2018.

Michelle Kenny (Morris)

Michelle has vast experience as an implant nurse and has spent a number of years with us.

Stephanie Lawson

Stephanie has been with us since 2018.

Lynne Maxwell

Lynne has worked with our team for nearly two decades as a dental nurse and practice manager. She is trained in the use of implantology and radiography. She still maintains a healthy interest in all aspects of oral surgery and implantology.

Branded treatments and services

Whitening can be an important part of a smile makeover. We always check the suitability of your teeth, as it may not be recommended for some patients with high sensitivity. It’s important to know that we may not be able to treat all of your teeth: whitening can’t alter the colour of fillings, crowns, veneers, for example. Your dentist can explain and suggest any options open to you.

We do understand that some people really struggle with dental treatment. But we have lots of ways to help put you at ease. Please just tell us how you feel and what worries you, and then we can work together to decide on the right approach.

Generally we recommend twice yearly check-ups every six months. However, this varies on a case by case basis. Your Bupa Dental Care dentist will talk to you about when and how often we need to see you.

No, Bupa Dental Care practices are open to everyone. If you do have Bupa dental insurance, at selected practices we can guide you through your claim.

First, please check that our practice offers the services you’re looking for, then simply use the referral form on our contact page. Do feel free to give us a call and tell us what you’re looking for.

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Bupa Dental Care is a trading name of Oasis Healthcare Limited. Registered in England and Wales number: 03257078. Registered office: Bupa Dental Care Vantage Office Park, Old Gloucester Road, Hambrook, Bristol, United Kingdom BS16 1GW.