Established around 1930, this family practice was purchased by
John Keenan and Gerard Boyle in April 2000. In this
period we have expanded our range of services and currently have
five dental surgeons at the practice.
is to provide good quality treatment in a caring and friendly
manner. In 2003 the practice was selected to
participate in the Quality in Dental Practice Initiative run by
Greater Glasgow Primary Care Trust, designed to recognise
excellence in all aspects of delivery of general dental care.
wholeheartedly embraced the ideals of this scheme and in May 2004
were proud to announce that we were one of the first practices to
be awarded level one accreditation for the standard of care
offered at Shawlands Dental Practice.
staff members at Shawlands Dental Practice were
celebrating after being awarded the inaugural Quality in
Dental Practice award.
Shawlands was one of just two dental care centres to achieve the
recent accolade, established last year by Greater Glasgow
Primary Care NHS Trust.
Practice owners Gerard Boyle and John Keenan are delighted with
the honour and hope to continue the progress they have made
since taking over in 2000.'
Our practice is
involved in ChildSmile,
the national preventive programme for pre-school children.
Pauline and Shona
both completed the
Society for Promotion of Health Foundation Certificate in Oral
Health in 2007 and now
oral health promotion sessions in the practice for parents with