Dr William McLean

BSc (hons), BDS, PhD, PG, Dip
Specialist in Endodontics

William McLean graduated from the University of Wales College of Medicine Dental School in 1997. During his undergraduate years, he intercalated and was awarded a Bachelor of Science (Hons) Degree in Dental Science. Following graduation, he was awarded an Action Research Training Fellowship to pursue his PhD. The following four years were spent at Harvard Medical School Department of Cell Biology investigating craniofacial and skeletal development. In 2002, he took up a position as a lecturer at Manchester University in the School of Biological Sciences. In 2004, he returned to clinical practice and subsequently undertook postgraduate training in Endodontology.

He now divides him time between Endodontic referral practice and academic practice. He is the Academic Lead for Undergraduate Endodontics at the University of Glasgow Dental School, programme co-ordinator for the MSc Endodontics and lead for the Glasgow Endodontology Group. He currently is treasurer of the British Endodontic Society and a Dental School Tutor for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

All patients will be returned to your care for ongoing maintenance and care. Only treatment relayed in the referral process will be offered and carried out.

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Jane Patterson

BDS Glasgow 2012,  MFDS RCPS (Glasg)
GDC Number: 228588

Jane qualified in 2012 from Glasgow University and has been at Torwood Dental Practice ever since!  She prides herself on providing the highest standards of care whilst getting to know each of her patients individually.   Jane enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and has received her MFDS RCPS (Glas) qualification from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow.  She is currently completing her PG Certificate in Restorative Dentistry with the British Academy of Restorative Dentistry.  Jane is an Invisalign Go provider and is trained in a wide range of facial aesthetic treatments.

Outside the surgery Jane can be found walking her dog and taking part in triathlons.  Jane is a Crew Member and Trainee Helm for the RNLI Kessock Lifeboat.

In 2019 Jane was the proud winner of the Scottish Dental Awards Young Dentist of the Year!

We are delighted to accept:

Patient referrals for both anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers.

Orthodontic services provided:

Invisalign Removable Braces

All referrals will be assessed on an individual basis. Appropriate options will be discussed so that your patient can make an informed decision. We feel it is important for patients to hear the risks and benefits of the different types of treatment available.

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Deirdre Collins

BDS Queens University Belfast, MFDS Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh
GDC Number: 191021

We are delighted to accept:

Patient referrals for both anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers.

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Lynsey Smith

Associate Dentist
BDS University of Aberdeen 2013
GDC Number: 244613

Introducing our Associate Dentist Lynsey Smith who qualified from Aberdeen Dental School in 2013. Prior to graduation as a dentist, she gained a BSc (Hons) in Dietetics and an MSc in Diabetes with distinction in Edinburgh. She worked as a hospital dietitian specialising mainly in kidney disease for 10 years, prior to retraining for a career as a dentist.

Following on from graduation Lynsey has worked in dental practices in Aberdeenshire and latterly in Stornoway before a move to Inverness to join Torwood Dental. She takes great pleasure in looking after her patients and making them feel at ease throughout their treatment. Her caring and friendly approach aids patients to feel involved in the decision making aspects of their care and helps them to relax and feel confident whilst undergoing dental treatments.

Lynsey enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and feels strongly that everyone should have access to good quality dental care.  She is also now offering the clear orthodontic alignment system Invisalign at the practice.

Orthodontic services provided:

Invisalign Removable Braces

All referrals will be assessed on an individual basis. Appropriate options will be discussed so that your patient can make an informed decision. We feel it is important for patients to hear the risks and benefits of the different types of treatment available.

Click here for our Orthodontic Referral Criteria

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Torwood Dental Practice

4 Kenneth St
Inverness IV3 5NR


Opening hours:

Monday
8:30am to 5pm
Tuesday 8:30am to 7:15pm
Wednesday 8:30am to 5pm
Thursday 8:30am to 5pm
Friday 8:30am to 2pm