An Ayrshire dental apply which has been in household possession for 50 years has been purchased by the fast-expanding Clyde Munro group.
Maybole Dental Follow, a predominantly Nationwide Well being Service, four-surgery apply with greater than 9500 sufferers is owned by David Logan. Mr Logan joined the apply after graduating in 1993 from the College of Glasgow and labored as an affiliate for his father, who purchased the apply in 1973.
David Logan’s spouse, Gillian, additionally started with Maybole Dental Follow as an affiliate in 2003 and latterly has helped David handle the enterprise.
Clyde Munro stated that, as David and Gillian Logan put together to depart the enterprise, all different workers will proceed working underneath the Clyde Munro banner, together with dental nurses Sharon Robb and Colette Scobie, who’ve labored on the surgical procedure since they have been aged 15 and 16 respectively.
Ms Robb, who joined the surgical procedure on a Youth Coaching Scheme the day after leaving faculty, will turn into apply supervisor.
From a single-handed, first-floor apply, Maybole Dental Follow has undergone numerous upgrades during the last three a long time and now consists of 4 surgical procedures, together with a completely accessible ground-floor surgical procedure, in addition to a devoted decontamination room.
David Logan stated: “It’s an incredible place to have an NHS dental apply as a result of there’s a huge mixture of sufferers from all walks of life, from Maybole and plenty of surrounding villages, and down the coast to Girvan and Ballantrae.
“To our sufferers there will probably be no noticeable distinction and they are going to be within the succesful fingers of dentists and dental nurses who’ve all been right here at the very least 10 years and Sharon and Colette, who’ve been right here longer than me.”
Clyde Munro has greater than 50 practices throughout Scotland, using greater than 200 dentists, 400 workers. It has round 460,000 sufferers.
Kirsty Dace, chief growth officer with Clyde Munro, stated: “Maybole Dental Follow is a wonderful addition to our apply community and we’re trying ahead to constructing on the wonderful foundations that David and Gillian are abandoning.
“The apply is valued and held in excessive standing by the area people and with Sharon Robb to the fore and with the help of its long-established dental staff, we are going to proceed to offer a secure and welcoming setting to Maybole residents and past.”
In addition to a presence in all of Scotland’s main cities, Clyde Munro owns practices from Orkney and the Highlands to the Scottish Borders.