About Us

You can read all about AbbeyView Dental Surgery and Meet Our Team of staff below:

Our Team

Natalie Doherty

BSc Hons, BDS Hons, MFDS RCPS Glas

principle Dentist / Practice Owner

Natalie has recently taken ownership of AbbeyView Dental Surgery and is the Principle Dentist. She qualified firstly in immunology/pharmacology from Strathclyde University & subsequently studied Dentistry at Dundee University qualifying with honours. She has worked in Largs as an associate and has extensive experience in General Dentistry as well as Cosmetic Work & Short Term Orthodontics. She is also a fully qualified provider of IV sedation for Adult patients and is great with nervous patients. Natalie also gained her Royal College of Surgeons qualification in 2013.

More recently she was appointed to the Scottish Dental Practice Board advising on current dental issues Scotland wide and the governing of dentists alongside the Scottish government. She has also been appointed as a dental trainer using her extensive experience and advanced skills to mentor and guide recently qualified dentists.

Amy Porter



Amy is our current VT Dentist qualifying from Glasgow University in 2015. she has a wonderful personality and gets on very well with our patients!

She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry especially working with Children. We are pleased to say Amy will be joining us as a fulltime associate in July 2016 and she is looking forward to getting to know all our patients!

Stevi Kerr

Practice Manager / Dental Nurse

Stevi is a fully qualified experienced dental nurse and has qualifications in dental sedation.

She joined the practice in January 2016 as Practice Manager and is integral in the daily running of the practice, also working alongside the Principle Dentist Natalie Doherty in surgery.

Eileen Leitch

Dental Nurse

Eileen is a fully qualified dental nurse and has been with the practice over 9 years. She has been responsible for working alongside and supporting the vocational training dentists for much of that time and has excelled in her role. she currently works alongside Amy Porter our current VT.

Fiona Macallister

Dental Nurse

Fiona is a fully qualified dental nurse and has been with the practice for over 10 years. She has worked with a number of dentists and transfers her skills easily. She currently works alongside Amy porter and is our decontamination responsible nurse.

Victoria McCluskey

Dental Nurse

Victoria is a fully qualified Dental Nurse and joined the practice in July of last year after several years of working in a private practice in Edinburgh. She currently works alongside the principle dentist Natalie Doherty and the hygienist Ros Hunter.

Ashleigh Buckley

Dental Nurse

Ashleigh is a fully qualified dental nurse and recently joined the practice in March 2017. She has been dental nursing for over 5 years and works alongside the practice principle Natalie Doherty.

Bronagh McBrearty

Dental Therapist

Bronagh is our dental therapist joining the practice in feb 2017, she works with us one day per week caring for our patients. She qualified top of her year in oral health sciences from Glasgow Caledonian university and was awarded for the highest academic results in her year. She has a keen interest in preventative and paediatric dentistry and is exceptional with periodontal treatment and implant care. She enjoys gaelic football and is a keen runner often competing in marathons.

Maureen Hart


Maureen is our receptionist and fully supports the dentists and dental nurses in everyday tasks and enjoys interacting with patients.

She is the first face our patients see on visiting the practice. All our support staff come from the local area and we strive to provide a friendly atmosphere for all the family on their dental visits.