Our Friendly Team

Our Friendly Team

Fraser Sim BDS- Partner
General Dental Council Number- 52979
Mr Sim qualified from Edinburgh University in 1979. Following graduation he worked for a year at a practice in Dunbar. He joined the Musselburgh Practice as an Associate in 1980, became partners in 1985 then owner in 1994.
The Edinburgh branch of the practice was opened in 1988 in Haddington Place, shortly moving to the present location at 28 Annadale Street in 1998.He is still the Principle owner of the Annadale branch.

Chun Kwan Martin Chan BDS- Partner
General Dental Council Number- 103100
Martin graduated from University of Dundee in 2006, and completed his vocational training under Family dental care at Prestonpans in 2007. Since then, he has dedicatevd 10 years working as an Associate within this practice. Martin has recently gone into partnership with Fraser Sim. Martin can have conversations in Cantonese.

Joanna Adamczak- Gawrychowska BDS – Associate Dentist
General Dental Council Number- 100979
Joanna graduated from University of Warsaw, Poland in 1988 and worked there until moving to Scotland in 2006. She has worked in practices in Aberdeen and  Dundee before joining our practice as an Associate in 2008. Joanna is fluent in Polish.

Ukończyłam Akademię Medyczną w Warszawie, potem pracowałam w stolicy.
W 2006 roku pr2enioslam się do Szkocji. Pracowałam w Aberdeen i Dundee, od 2008 pracuję w Musselburgu.

Margarita Monque Venturoli BDS – Associate Dentist
General Dental Council Number- 155351
Margarita graduated from the University of Santa Maria in Caracas, Venezuela in 2001, where she owned her own practice. She gained her Diploma in Oral Surgery in 2004. On moving to the UK she sat the UK statutory exam in December 2010 and began working as an Associate soon afterwards. She has worked at both the Annadale Street and Musselburgh Practice. Margarita is fluent in Spanish.

Caroline McArdle BDS- Associate Dentist
General Dental Council Number-103098
Caroline graduated from University of Dundee in 2006, Caroline enjoys working with patients for cosmetic, restorative and tooth wear cases. She enjoys going to study groups in these topics and has attended courses on Veneers and onlays (especially Emax), denture design, advanced periodontology and occlusion.

In her spare time she likes to spend time with her adorable family. A few years ago she travelled the world with her husband. Caroline watched sumo wrestling in Japan, visited the Taj Mahal and went snorkling with whale sharks in Mexico…what can we say, this lady is adventurous and loves to travel!

Riyad Rawashdeh BSc OHS – Associate Therapist
General Dental Council Number – 258096

Riyad graduated from Al-Balqa Applied University, Amman, Jordan in 1996.
He then came over and completed his Academic English (National certificate) at Edinburgh College, in Jun 2012. Afterwards, he decided to study and complete his BSc in Oral Health Science, University of the Highlands and Islands, in June 2015.
He has worked as a therapist in Fort William and Jedburgh before coming to join our team at Musselburgh dental care. Riyad is fluent in Arabic.

رياض رواشده ( بكالوريوس – عضو مشارك )

– مختص معالج اسنان والصحه السنيه

– رقم مجلس طب الأسنان العام – 258096

– تخرج رياض من الجامعة التطبيقية ، الأردن في عام 1996.ثم اكمل دراسته في اللغة الإنجليزية الأكاديمية في كلية أدنبرة في عام 2012. وبعد ذلك حصل على شهاده شهادة البكالوريوس في علوم طب الاسنان ، جامعة الهايلاند ، في عام 2015.

– رياض عمل كمعالج اسنان في NHS عيادة فورت ويليام و عيادة جيدبرا قبل انضمامه إلى فريقنا في عيادة ماسلبرا للأسنان .

Our Practice Manager
Jacqueline Hadden- Bowler
Jackie started at our practice in September 1989 and has been working for the practice for 30 years. Previous employments had seen her gain experience in office administration and secretarial duties. Dealing with the public was also a major contribution. Jackie now deals with reception primarily. She has responsibility for all personnel within the practice. Jackie also deals with all patient enquires and accounts. If there are any problems or complaints she would be the first point of contact.

Our Head Nurse
Avril Bathgate-118999
Before joining the practice Avril worked at Knights Electronics in Musselburgh from summer 1985 till January 1990 as a Saturday girl.

Avril joined the practice in the summer of 1989 as a trainee dental nurse looking for a placement before joining  Telford college in September 1989. She worked in the summer holidays with the practice until college started in  September where she attended college and continued with two days a week placement.

She was offered a full time position within the practice on 18/1/1990 and promoted to head nurse shortly after. Avril continued her studies at night school. Gaining  NEBDN certificate, in dental nursing in May 1992. She gained her NEBDN certificate in sedation in 1995. Avril is responsible for staff inductions, training, stock control, writing policies, nursing, LDU and CPI.

Our Team of Nurses