Meet the Team

Dr Andrew Bruce  GDC No 66499
Director of Smiles

Andrew is the founder of the Glasgow Smile Gallery.
Glasgow Dentist
BDS graduate of Glasgow University (1991).

He has undergone professional training in New York(the Rosenthal Institute), London, Edinburgh, Dubai and Paris.

Andrew’s belief is that everyone should have a healthy mouth and beautiful smile to match; “We can change your life at the Glasgow Smile Gallery, allowing you to fulfil your true potential!”

Dentistry has undergone a huge transformation in the last 5 – 10 years ad Andrew is at the forefront of this revolution. Endorsing minimally invasive dentistry, Andrew can transform your smile in a gentle, pain free way that will amaze you.

Fully certified in tooth straightening techniques (Inman Aligner and 6 month Smiles)

Fully certified in professional Teeth Whitening

Advanced Implant certification

Andrew is a member of the following dentistry associations: BACD (British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry), BDA (British Dental Association) and the GDC (General Dental Council).

“What I love about dentistry is everyday I have the opportunity to improve someones life, it really is a privilege to do the job I do and I am a firm believer in life long learning and to provide the best care I can to Glasgow.”



Dimitrios Odysseas Giatras GDC No 198361 DDS
Associate Dentist (Master in Implantology)

dimitrios giatras dentistDimitrios qualified in Dentistry at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece.
Since then he has taken many courses to extend his academic and practical skills. He received his postgraduate training in Implant Dentistry at The University of Munster in Germany where he obtained a Master’s degree in Dental Implantology in 2012.
In addition to Dental implants and Oral Surgery he is interested in all aspects of dentistry. He particularly enjoys aesthetic and cosmetic procedures like complete smile make-overs, teeth whitening, teeth straightening and facial aesthetics. Dimitrios with his pain-free approach and gentle manner, helps anxious patients to relax and overcome their fear.
The combination of dental implants and cosmetic dentistry is really life transforming, especially for patients who suffer from wearing dentures and Dimitrios enjoys bringing a smile on to their faces.
Dimitrios usually goes jogging with his yorkie Frankie after work. He also likes hiking around the Scottish glens, taking photos of the scenic countryside or skiing when he has the opportunity.



Stewart J Wright GDC No 53221
Holistic Dental Surgeon

rsz_stewart-j-wright-holist-dental-surgeonStewart Wright BDS offers dental care and treatment of the highest quality
using conventional and holistic approaches.

” Holistic is a Greek word meaning ‘relating to the whole’.
Stewart believes that the successful diagnosis and treatment of the teeth and their supporting structures requires a wider consideration of the health, well-being and environment of the patient.
As a result, in addition to using the techniques used by conventional dentists to assess and treat patients, Stewart may use a number of additional techniques to aiddiagnosis and treatment (for example, kinesiology and homeopathy).

Stewart offers a different variation of dental treatment ranging from Dental Examination, Restoration including ceramic restoration, Holistic treatment, Orthodontic treatment, Cosmetic treatment and Implant treatment. “


Mark Sherwood GDC No 161619
Dental Hygienist

mark sherwood dental hygienistMark is our fantastic Dental Hygienist who is a vital member of our professional care team.

Mark is passionate about his work and this is apparent in his enthusiastic approach to educating patients about their dental care and hygiene.


Claire Rush
Practice Manager

Claire is our practice manager. She has worked in dentistry for over 10 years and gained her Dental Nursing qualification in 2008. As well as being a fully qualified Dental Nurse Claire also has a SVQ assessor qualification which helps trainee Dental Nurses gain their qualification.Claire Rush

Claire enjoys every aspect of her job but she most enjoys being part of a team that helps people smile with confidence again.

Claire is calm, patient and always happy to help. Her vast knowledge of dentistry makes her  perfect for explaining your treatment plan or any procedures you’d like to know more about.  So, if you would like any information before you see one of our great dentists feel free to give Claire a call and she will be delighted to answer any of your questions.



Megan Doherty
Dental Nurse

Megan has been training with Glasgow Smile Gallery since May 2015. She has recently gained her Dental Megan DohertyNursing Qualification in June 2016.

Megan is very keen to achieve further qualifications in Dental Nursing, such as a national certificate in Implant Dental Nursing to ensure patients receive the best quality of care.

“Completing smile makeovers for patients and seeing how happy they are after their treatment, this really makes my job rewarding” is what Megan said when asked what her favourite thing about being a Dental Nurse was.

Megan is a conscientious and valued member of our team. She is a calming influence and always put patients at ease with her warm and friendly manner.


Abbie Anderson
Receptionist & Dental Nurse

Abbie Anderson

Abbie has been helping dentists look after their patients for 6 years in both surgery and on reception.  She attained her Dental Nursing qualification up north in 2012 and has now settled in Glasgow, joining our team in April 2016.

Abbie particularly enjoys working with our holistic dentist Stewart, learning about his opening minded approach to dentistry and its relationship with the rest of the body.

She loves meeting new patients and seeing them happy with their new smile at the end of their treatment.

Abbie is a warm hearted, passionate and dedicated member of our team. Abbie’s sense of humour keeps us all laughing here at Glasgow Smile Gallery.



Amber Jones
Trainee Dental Nurse

Amber JonesAmber is out new trainee Dental Nurse. She is looking forward to learning new skills and progressing in the future to become a fully qualified Dental Nurse.

Although being our newest and youngest member of the team Amber is a valued member of our team.  Her friendly, chatty and professional manner makes patients feel at ease.