Meet the Team

The staff at the Llanishen Dental Centre are a close-knit team who have worked together for many years. This bond has created a welcoming and friendly atmosphere in the practice and staff are genuinely enthusiastic about coming to work.

Dr Ralph Hicks

Principal Dentist BDS Wales 1978, DGDP UK 1992 GDC registration number: 52050

Ralph qualified as a dental surgeon from the Welsh National School of Medicine in 1978, He has over 30 years’ experience in dentistry which includes many years in a teaching capacity with Cardiff university students. His focused areas include cosmetic dentistry, implants, facial aesthetics and conscious sedation.

Dr David Morgan

BDS Bristol RDT GDC registration number: 71658

David qualified as a Dental Surgeon from the University of Bristol in 1996. He has 30 years’ experience in dentistry having previously qualified as a dental technician at Guy’s Hospital in London. David’s areas of special interest are cosmetic and restorative dentistry and anti-snoring appliances.

Dr Will McLaughlin

BDS, MDSC, FDS, MRD, DRD (Ed) GDC registration number: 58380

Will McLaughlin is a Consultant in Restorative Dentistry and is on the Specialist Lists of the General Dental Council in Restorative Dentistry, Periodontology and Prosthodontics.

Sara Gilmour

CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1979 GDC registration number: 1872

Sara is one of our hygienists who provide cleaning and polishing of teeth, as well as long-term maintenance programmes for healthy gums. Sara can offer treatments including fissure sealants, tooth-brushing technique and oral hygiene instruction (children) which are all part of the preventive treatment plans.

Claire Irwin

CEB Diploma in Dental Hygiene 1995 GDC registration number: 4121

Claire provides services for the prevention and treatment of gum disease and tooth decay. This is achieved by the cleaning and polishing of teeth and oral hygiene instruction. Claire can also offer dietary advice and place fissure sealants as a preventative measure.

Ready to smile?

Ready to smile?

Our practice has been built on a culture of patient care. The practice exists for you the patient and we will always do everything we can to meet all of your needs.

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