The Old Orchard Dental Practice


The Old Orchard Dental Practice

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Private and NHS dental care for patients from Edinburgh and Midlothian

The Old Orchard Dental Practice has been providing Private and NHS dental care for patients from Edinburgh and Midlothian for over 45 years. Our practice philosophy is to provide pain-free, gentle treatments to keep your teeth healthy and looking great, for the rest of your life.



Provide nervous and anxious patients with the support and reassurance they need to feel relaxed and confident when receiving treatment



Implement the highest standards of cross infection control to ensure patient safety



Ensure every patient has a clear understanding of their treatment plans and costs



Deliver excellent dental care using, modern dental techniques to provide the best possible outcomes



Build relationships with our patients and their families that last a lifetime



Listening to our patients with care and concern, to understand their individual needs

Old Orchard Dental Team

Our team is made up of dedicated professionals, who pride themselves in their passion for dentistry and commitment to patient care.

Neil Brockie Dentist Glasgow 1993

Mr Neil Brockie, BDS

Glasgow 1993

GDC No: 69241

Originally from Dalkeith, Neil graduated from Glasgow University in 1993. After working as an associate in Cumbria, Neil joined the practice in 1995, becoming a practice partner at the Old Orchard Dental Practice in 2001. For the past 27 years Neil has worked hard building the Old Orchard into the busy, family focused practice it is today.

Neil is passionate about life long dental health and prioritises putting his patients at ease, with his down to earth friendly manner. He is experienced in a wide range of dental care, staying abreast of modern developments in dentistry.

In his spare time Neil enjoys playing golf, gardening and spending time with his family.

Benoît Loyer

Mr Benoît Loyer, DipChD

Nantes 2018

GDC No: 301697

Originally from France, Benoît (Ben) graduated from the University of Nantes. After spending several years in western France, as an associate dentist in general dentistry, he recently moved to Edinburgh.

Full of enthusiasm, Benoît enjoys all aspects of his job and ensures listening to patients is at the center of his work. With his friendly and calm approach, Benoît will put you at ease, suggesting the best treatment options with the highest standards of care for both adults and children.

During his free time Ben loves playing tennis, listening to music and spending time with friends.

Anne-Marie Reid Hygenist

Anne Marie Reid, GDH

Dental Hygienist

GDC No: 2220

Anne Marie is an experienced hygienist who qualified from Glasgow Dental Hospital in 1981.She initially worked in the Periodontal department of the hospital and on a fluoride project funded by Glasgow University.

After having a family Anne Marie moved to general dentistry and began working in the practice 3 years ago. She is passionate about preventative dental hygiene, gum hygiene and preventing periodontal disease and very much enjoys getting to know the patients and being part of a team with the same objectives.

In her spare time, she enjoys, reading, swimming and walking her dog.


Dental Nurse

GDC No: 193255

Fern completed her training at the Edinburgh Dental Institute in 2008 and joined the Old Orchard Dental practice 11 years ago. She enjoys working on cosmetic dentistry and preventative dentistry especially working with children. In her spare time Fern loves running, being by the sea, socialising and being happy!


Dental Nurse

GDC No: 121679

Johann qualified from Edinburgh Telford College in 2007 and has since undertaken specialist training a worked as both a “Childsmile” and Sedation nurse. She joined the practice in 2021 and is particularly interested in Children’s oral health and working with elderly, anxious patients. In her spare time, she enjoys arts and crafts, walking and reading.


Dental Nurse

GDC No: 269911

Nicola trained at Edinburgh’s Telford College completing her studies in 2016. She joined the practice 7months ago and enjoys working with nervous patients and restorative cases. In her spare time, she loves watching stock car racing.


Receptionist & Patient Coordinator

Angela has been with the practice for 10 years, prior to which she worked as a dental nurse. She very much enjoys interacting with regular patients and putting new patients at ease. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening and walking her dog.