Meet The Team
Parks Dental Surgery has six fully qualified dental surgeons and one hygienist, as well as a comprehensive team of dental support staff.
Dr Michael Park
Dr Michael Park qualified from The University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in 1989 and began work in a vocational training practice in the North East of England. After two years he left England to return to his hometown and bought over a single-handed dental practice in Regent Street. Michael himself became a vocational trainer for dental graduates and he has special interests in complex cosmetic dentistry and sedation for nervous patients. In 2011 he completed The Inman Aligner course in London and has been a certified provider since then. He also carries out complicated extractions within the practice.
Dr Elizabeth Park
Dr Elizabeth Park qualified from The University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in 1991 and joined her husband at their dental practice in Regent Street shortly after. She has a special interest in the treatment of the nervous patient and has been carrying out sedation for over 20 years. As she now has family commitments, her hours are on a part-time basis although she also spends time on practice management.
More recently she has developed an interest in training dental nurses and has completed her Witness Training Programme for the National Examining Board for Dental Nurses.
Dr Beverley Graham
Dr Beverley Ann Graham graduated from Newcastle Upon Tyne dental school in 1996. She began working at Parks Surgery in 1998. She provides sedation for anxious patients and enjoys doing dental cosmetic makeovers.
Dr Mark Donnelly
Mark qualified from Queens University, Belfast in July 2004. In his first 2 years he was based in general practice in Maghera. During these 2 years he completed a 6 month attachment working in the Community Dental Service, and a 6 month attachment in Altnagelvin hospital, split between the orthodontic and oral and maxillofacial surgery departments.
Having joined the practice as associate in July 2006 Mark provides a full range of treatments, with a particular interest in preventive approaches to dentistry.
Dr Mary McMorrow
Mary qualified from Queen’s University in 2004, and worked in a practice in Liverpool for a year before returning to work in Belfast. She enjoys all aspects of general practice dentistry, and has a special interest in aesthetic dentistry and preventative dentistry.
Dr Joanne Rafferty
Joanne graduated from Queen’s university Belfast 2004 with Distinction and worked in general practice in Belfast. She then moved to Australia for 18 months and worked in Sydney Dental Hospital.
Joanne provides a full range of treatments and has a special interest in aesthetic cases.
Nicola qualified from Edinburgh Dental School in 1993. From qualifying, Nicola moved to London where she gained invaluable experience working in hospital / practice until 1998.
Since returning to Northern Ireland Nicola has worked in general practice, joining Parks’ Dental Surgery in October 2012.
- Sharon Taylor
- Nicola Bailie
- Christina Reid
- Louise Keith
- Caron Christie
- Stephanie Foster
- Rachel Ferguson
Trainee Dental Nurses
- Ruth Web
- Denise Adair
- Louise Leckey
- Rebbekkah Murphy
All our nurses and receptionists have obtained National Certificate in Dental Nursing or equivalent qualification