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About Citrus Dental Care

About Citrus Dental Care

Citrus Team

Our clinical team of NHS Dentists Edinburgh are here to look after all of your dental needs, they have been chosen to be a part of the Citrus team  for their experience, skill and commitment to dental health. You will find our team of dentists will listen to  your dental concerns  and carry out a thorough examination,  from here they will offer  you a full range of options and choices to secure or improve your dental health.

All our dentists adhere to the strict guidelines governing the profession under strict guidance from the General Dental Council (GDC) "Standards for Dental Professionals".

Fotis Bousis
Fotis Bousis

Principal Dentist

DipDS Athens 2009

GDC No. 187226

Fotis qualified from Athens, Greece in 2009 and after that moved in the UK. Since then, he has continued to widen his knowledge and skills with a variety of professional development courses in implant dentistry, Invisalign and cosmetic dentistry.

Dr Fotis completed a 3-year Masters Degree in dental implants in London as well as various Invisalign training courses. He enjoys placing implants in patients with missing teeth or ill-fitting dentures, with a particular interest in All-on-4 full mouth implant treatments.

He is a serving member of the NHS Lothian Local Dental Committee as well as NHS Lothian Area Dental Executive.

He is committed to providing his patients with the highest standards of dental care using the latest technology and materials available such as digital dentistry and intraoral 3D scanners. He really likes helping phobic patients to overcome their dental phobia and build their confidence. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, kitesurfing and skiing.

Maria Ertz
Maria Ertz


Statutory Examination 2008

DDS National Autonomous University of Mexico 1989

GDC No. 172620

Maria is an experienced dentist with a relaxed, calm and reassuring manner. Since her graduation from the National Autonomous University of Mexico in 1989, she has practised in both Mexico and the UK. Having worked on and off for over 30 years, she has amassed a huge amount of working experience in communicating with and caring for patients. Maria enjoys all aspects of dentistry and her areas of interest include adult orthodontics which she has cultivated for the past 8 years. Always keen to foster her skills, she has recently expanded to facial aesthetic treatments.

Maria is bilingual and can speak both English as well as Spanish and is happy to provide care for patients in either language.

Drew Michie
Drew Michie


BDS University of Dundee 2009

GDC No. 176327

Drew joined the Citrus team in the Summer of 2011 having worked at a busy practice in Dundee for some time. Drew is enthusiastic about dentistry and is keen to get the best results for his patients. Drew is also a full time member of the team at Citrus and is available for appointments Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

Iain Swan
Iain Swan


BDS University of Glasgow 2006

GDC No. 103190

Iain has been a member of the Citrus Dental Care team for several years. Iain's patients particularly compliment his easy going style and clear explanations of the dental issues they face. Iain joined Citrus and is also a full time team member and offers appointments at Citrus Dental Care Tuesday - Friday

Caroline Jeffrey
Caroline Jeffrey


BDS University of Birmingham 2002

GDC No. 80837

Caroline joined the Citrus team in April 2022 having qualified in 2002 in Birmingham, she then worked in general practice in Leeds for 8 years before moving back home to Scotland. Caroline has a friendly, caring and gentle approach and focuses on providing preventative dentistry, educating patients to look after their teeth and gum health. Caroline is committed to her professional development partaking in numerous courses covering restorative dentistry, paediatrics, periodontics and endodontics (root canal treatment). Caroline is available for appointments on Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Lana O'Brien
Lana O’Brien

Dental Therapist

GDC No. 288032

Lana graduated from the University of the Highlands, Scotland as a dental therapist and joined the Citrus Dental Team in November to provide extensive dental hygiene and advise to her patients

Lana is very patient focused and is passionate on educating her patients on the importance of maintaining their oral health and particularly enjoys treating patients with periodontal disease and providing preventative and restorative care.

In her personal time, Lana enjoys Zumba, playing chess and watching Ice Hockey.

Lana is fluent in speaking Russian and Ukrainian and volunteered to treat and translate in a dental hospital in Ukraine.

Admin and Nursing Staff

Steph Simpson

Practice Manager

Sophie Louden

Dental Receptionist

Aga Was

Qualified Dental Nurse

GDC No. 238941

Zinah Choychoo

Qualified Dental Nurse

GDC No. 292058

Siobhan Wilshaw

Qualified Dental Nurse

GDC No. 247515

Edita Staskunaite

Qualified Dental Nurse

GDC No. 280245

Zoe Kemp

Qualified Dental Nurse

GDC No. 295494

Tanvee Nagpal

Trainee Dental Nurse

Hima Maria Judit

Trainee Dental Nurse

Our Promise
  • We will listen to your dental problems, as well as clinically assessing them

  • We will offer you choices and allow  you to make the right decisions for your dental health

  • We will help you achieve the  level of dental health and appearance that you aim for

  • We will do our utmost to provide  pain free  modern dental care and cosmetic treatments

  • We will  work  with our patients to create  a comfortable, relaxed and happy environment

  • We offer kindness and consideration to all  patients.

What we expect from you
  • To  arrive for your appointments on time

  • To provide a minimum of 24 hours notice if you need to cancel an appointment

  • To  pay for fees due for treatment on the day that it is carried out

  • To attend regular preventative appointments and take care of any work we do for you

  • To  give us the opportunity to address any aspect of our service that you are  unhappy with

Sharmin Sultana

Trainee Dental Nurse

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