Orthodontist – Aberdeen

OW Aberdeen, Thistle House, AB101XD

Posted by mydentist on 12 August 2015

Reference: IDH5_ID9087

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mydentist is the UK’s largest dental corporate with a network of over 600 practices nationwide. We have over 7500 employees looking after 10 million patients. We believe that our growing ‘Group’ philosophy is the way forward in Dental Care - sharing standards, clinical excellence, increased employee opportunities and better training for all of our dentists

We have an opening in our Aberdeen Ortho practice for an experienced Orthodontist to work full time. There is a busy existing patient book, the candidate would ideally be on the specialist list (but not essential) and have the ability and experience to run and manage an orthodontic contract. The Candidate must have clinical experience in Othodontics, command a good working knowledge in the sector and have the ability to manage their time and make their own decisions. For the right person there is great scope in the practice to expand private patient treatments, providing an excellent income.

  • Vacancy start date: ASAP
  • Days and hours are flexible
  • Specialist Orthodontic Practice
  • Private: 50%
  • Excellent rates
  • Address: Orthoworld 2000, Thistle House, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB10 1XD
  • Role available on a locum or permanent basis
  • Excellent support team
  • *** Relocation package available*** 

The opportunity would involve taking on an existing patient list of NHS + Private patients, this would be a mixture of new case starts and patients in treatment. Currently there are two Orthodontists within the practice and a full time Ortho Therapist.

The practice is based in the west end of Aberdeen (AB10 1XD) and is well-established within the area, receiving around 20 referrals per week. The surgery has an open plan setting with 6 chairs and the following equipment: OPT Machine, Ceph Machine & Intra Oral Machine. The practice also offers Invisalign.


Car – There are six main roads into and out of the city

Bus – Bus services form the main public transportation system in Aberdeen with excellent links around the city

Train - The city is well-served by the National Rail network

Airport – 15 minutes from Aberdeen airport which fly’s to over 50 destinations

Aberdeen is located in North East Scotland and is the country's third largest city. Around 220,000 people now live in Aberdeen (Aberdeen has more sunshine than Birmingham and almost as much as London). This bustling city has a wealth of cafes bars, shops and restaurants. Just a stone’s throw from the city, Aberdeenshire has a stunning coastline with vast sandy beaches and picturesque fishing villages. There are spectacular walks along the beach between the two rivers which turn into high sand dunes north of the river Don, stretching as far as Fraserburgh to the south of the Dee are steep rocky cliff faces and deep inlets making for spectacular scenery and good rock-climbing. 

At mydentist you can enjoy excellent development, full support and complete professional freedom. We believe in building for the future - that's why we invest huge amounts of time and money every year into developing our dentists and their surgeries. We've also created an organisation that manages the day-to-day distractions - leaving our dentists free to concentrate on developing their skills and careers.

You can apply online by clicking the link. Alternatively, for an informal discussion regarding this role or other dentist vacancies, please contact Heather Cullen in in the Resourcing Team on 01204 797310 or hcullen@mydentist.co.uk