Alison Paterson

Alison Paterson

Extended Duties/
Childsmile Dental Nurse


GDC No 111545


Fluent English


Alison is a highly experienced Extended Duties Dental Nurse at Huntly Dental Practice, with a special interest in Childsmile.

With over 30 years of experience in the field, she is dedicated to ensuring that patients under the age of 18, along with their parents and carers, have a positive, fun, and friendly dental experience.

Alison’s passion for dental nursing began at the age of 14, when she completed work experience at a dental practice. This experience cemented her desire to pursue a career in dental nursing, and she was offered a trainee dental nurse position at the same practice after finishing school. Over the years, Alison has gained extensive experience in a range of treatments, including minor oral surgery and orthodontics.

Alison’s commitment to providing high-quality dental care is evident in her adherence to the regulations stipulated by the General Dental Council (GDC), as well as her commitment to continuing professional development (CPD). She is always updating her skills and knowledge to ensure that she provides the best possible care to her patients.

One of Alison’s strengths is building a rapport with her patients and their carers. She has a warm and friendly manner that helps to put patients at ease, and she takes the time to explain everything to them, making sure that they are comfortable and understand what is happening. She is particularly adept at helping patients get used to the sights, sounds, and smells of the dental environment.

Overall, Alison Paterson is an exceptional Childsmile Dental Nurse with a wealth of experience and a passion for helping her patients. She is a valued member of the team at Huntly Dental Practice, and her patients appreciate her caring, friendly approach to dental care.

Special Interests

Infection Control