We are a family dentist based in Whickham, Newcastle upon Tyne offering both NHS and private dental treatments.

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The Village Dental Practice is a family dentist based in Whickham, Newcastle upon Tyne offering both NHS and private dental treatments.

Our range of cosmetic treatments include Veneers, Natural coloured fillings, Adult Orthodontics including 6 Month Smiles, Invisalign, Inman Aligner, Dental Implants and Tooth whitening (Enlighten) along with Facial Rejuvenation (Botox and Derma fillers).

Prevention is at the heart of everything we do at the Village Dental Practice: we want to help you keep your teeth for life. Our hygienists focus on improving and maintaining the condition of your gums, as well as offering a range of treatments – from relief from tooth sensitivity to flouride treatments – designed to help you to be more confident and feel better about the long-term condition of your teeth.

We provide a range of cosmetic treatments including facial rejuvenation, 6 Month Smiles, Invisalign, Inman Aligner, veneers, tooth whitening and implants. Most importantly, our team will not only achieve your new smile but also make sure you’re comfortable at all times.

Our Approach

To decide on the best course of treatment for you, we first listen. Only by listening can we understand your needs. After discussion of your options, and the cost implications, we work together with you to achieve your desired result.

We are currently accepting new patients, if you would like to register and make an appointment please contact us on 0191 4200 111 or click here to register your interest.

What Our Patients Say

Excellent treatment by Dentist Peter and Nurse Amber. Professional and warm approach, thank you

Friendly & Pleasant welcome from reception. Dentist Tom approachable, listens & gracious.

Always warm & welcoming atmosphere at reception. Tom is always very patient as I’m a nervous patient, standard of care is excellent. Can’t thank you enough
– Lynne Dixon

Very warmly welcomed, receptionists are lovely and always willing to help fit appointments in. Dentist professional and friendly, I was given an emergency appointment readily.

Quiet waiting room, very nice. Warm and friendly receptionists. Dentist Tom was excellent! Very polite and kept asking if I was ok. He did a great repair job on my veneer.
– John McCormick

Very welcome in reception and felt very relaxed while waiting. Dentist Tom and Nurse Penny very professional, treatment is always first class.

Receptionists always cheerful and helpful. Waiting room clean, pleasant and professionally maintained. Tom is a super Dentist and explains everything clearly. Relaxed atmosphere which makes me relaxed! Thank you Tom and Penny.

Always feel very welcome when I come to the Practice. Treatment is always excellent – no complaints at all.

Waiting area always clean and welcoming. Reception staff always pleasant and helpful. Telephone answered promptly. Dentist Tom and Nurse Penny extremely professional, kind and thoughtful. I am very happy to have further treatments.

Waiting area pleasant and receptionists attentive. Dentist Tom explains everything clearly and always provides the best options.

Tom is a lovely Dentist, thank you.

Friendly reception staff and lovely atmosphere. Tom is a lovely, friendly Dentist, my kids love him and love coming!

Really nice Practice with friendly staff. Dentist Peter and Nurse Amber both great, really happy with all treatment received.

Reception team great but difficult to get wheelchair in. Dentist Tom and Nurse Brooke both brilliant, really happy.

Relaxed Practice, especially when nervous. Dentist Tom and Nurse Penny made me feel at ease, thank you so much.

Good friendly staff. Dentist Tom explained everything very thoroughly.

Receptionists and waiting area both lovely, just thought some of the procedures playing on the TV are described in a bit too much gruesome detail – like watching a DIY video but in the mouth! Very happy with Dentist Tom, he has always been very efficient, helpful, competent and mindful of my personal preferences even when he doesn’t agree with them

Dentist Alex is a lovely lad, very easy to talk to and very professional.

Hygienist Jenna really informative and made to feel comfortable throughout the treatment.

Reception always friendly with a warm welcome. Very accommodating to my needs for appointments at certain times. Always feel relaxed & at ease with Tom and he is fab with my children. A fantastic Dentist – a credit to the Practice!

Excellent Practice, always a good service. Perfect treatment from Dentist Peter who always explains procedures.

Always efficient check-in, clean environment, full of relevant information about treatments. I always feel listened to by Tom, he gives regular checks to make sure that I’m ok during treatment. Full trust in the team!

Dentist Tom and assistant Brooke were both great, put me at ease as I am sometimes nervous.

Friendly welcome from the team. Did not have to wait long to be seen. Happy with treatment received from Dentist Peter and Nurse Amber, quick and efficient!

I used to be really frightened of the Dentist but I have built up a trust with Peter. Great result thank you!

Have been welcomed today very nicely. Both dentist and hygienist experience different yet both reassuring

Superb! Root Canal Treatment, quite nervous, never having had it done before. The whole experience was impressive Thank you Tom Brannen!

Very friendly & comfortable waiting area and reception team. Dentist friendly and professional.

>Very friendly waiting area, extremely well maintained & contemporary. Very happy with Dentist Tom, so pleased I have joined the surgery as I was very unhappy

Fantastic, very professional.

Waiting area pleasant and relaxing, staff polite and friendly. Very pleased with my dentist and the treatment I received.

Tom Brannen is a perfectionist, glad he is there to keep my old teeth intact!

I just want to say that Andy is an excellent Dentist. Never felt a thing – super!

Waiting area excellent, receptionists efficient. Dentist Alex is first class. I personally prefer a treatment room with a window!

Receptionists very friendly and helpful, five stars! Dentist excellent and calming.

First time here and made to feel very welcome thank you. As always with hygienist Laura great treatment! And thank you to nurse Amber.

‘Tracy Pascoe very good, first class’

I like the waiting area, calming photos & music, very welcoming and polite reception staff. Dentist Chris very polite, helpful, gentle & effective. Informative treatment, listened to questions & very helpful.

Everything fine, Tracey Brown is lovely.

Very good as usual. Excellent treatment from Dentist Dr Somal and Hygienist Tracey Brown – best I have ever received!

Receptionist Linda is very friendly and welcoming. I feel good as I am not very good with Dentist

Always very welcoming and friendly (from whole team). Completely stress free experience. Dentist Andy and Hygienist Tracy both gave helpful explanations and I am very pleased with the  treatment.

Pleasant, friendly staff. Lucy has put confidence in me again, brilliant staff!

A warm and friendly welcome in a friendly Practice setting. Mr Ghai is professional and curteous.

Super Dentist and super staff (especially Dr Ghai!)

First class emergency treatment  by Dentist Peter and nurse Chloe. What a relief!

Dentist Alex was very helpful with good advice. Very pleasant experience. This also matched up to hygienist Kate who was also very helpful.

Highly satisfied with my white fillings, Alex explained and kept me informed throughout the procedure – brilliant. Confident to continue treatment with Alex

  • Mr Minto

Very good, I feel at ease with Dentist Emma and nurse Amber – good team. May it long continue?

Emma listens very carefully and is lovely with my children. A lovely Dentist.

Best treatment I have had, thank you Tom.

Over the moon, very helpful with advice and treatment thank you Lucy and Megan.

Peter and nurse Brooke are fantastic!! Helped me to feel better about getting my tooth out.

Very good Dentist and excellent treatment, thank you Andy.

Very pleased with the advice re further treatment that Dentist gave me.

I joined as a new patient and have been impressed with the professional attitude of hygienist Laura, thank you!

Andy is outstanding!

The Dentist was friendly and explained the treatment well along with plenty of opportunities for questions, thank you.

Excellent hygienist Kate

Hygienist Laura is always good and very professional.

Dentist was great, better than the last time I was here.

Excellent, can’t thank Dentist enough for the treatment and nurse Amber for her help.

Dentist was very good with my wife who has dementia.