Team


Ben Goode

BChD Dip Con Sed
Practice Principal

Ben qualified from Leeds University in 1998 and worked in England where he developed a special interest in sedation and anxiety management. After completing the Society of Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry courses, he was awarded a Merit in the Diploma in Conscious Sedation from Newcastle University. This gave him the skills to treat patients who are severely phobic or have complex medical needs.

Ursula Mulholland

BSc BDS LF(Hom)
Practice Principal

Ursula qualified in Dentistry from Queen's University Belfast (1998) after gaining a first class honours degree in Anatomy.

She became a licensed associate (homeopathy) from the Royal London Homeopathic hospital in 2004. In 2012 she attained the Tipton Certificate in Restorative Dentistry. Subsequently she completed the Level 1 and 2 Six Month Smiles post-doctoral courses in short term orthodontics.

Carmel Leonard

BDS
Practice Associate

Carmel graduated from QUB in 1991. She has worked in general practice in Carryduff and Ballymena and also in the Community Dental Service before joining 18 Dental in 2005.

Martina Gallagher

RDH
Dental Hygienist

Martina graduated from the University of Cork in 2009. She provides both preventative education in, and treatment of gum disease.

She has a special interest in the treatment of people with dental anxiety to ensure a comfortable patient experience combined with improved oral health.

GDC 189751

Heather Brown

RDH
Dental Hygienist

Heather graduated in 2010 from QUB. With a gentle, caring approach, she assists patients in the prevention of gum disease.

She has a keen interest in the use of air polishing and tooth whitening for a long-term cosmetic result.

GDC 136309

Laura Neill

Practice Manager

After joining 18 Dental in 2009, Laura gained the Level 3 Dental Management Certificate in 2012 and the Advanced Practice Management in 2015.

She is a Denplan champion and has responsibility for overseeing RQIA and Denplan Excel inspections as well ensuring exemplary patient service.
“This is an excellent dental practice, staff are friendly… I would highly recommend this practice”

- C. O'K