Dr. Joe McRae BDS MFDS RCS (Ed)

Principal Dentist – GDC no. 252320

Joe qualified from the University of Sheffield in 2014, following which he worked in a busy Oral Surgery department in a district hospital in Salisbury. Over the following years he has worked in Winchester, Hedge End and his native Liverpool and developed a love of General, Cosmetic and Family Dentistry. 

Joe is committed to lifelong learning in Dentistry to provide the best and most modern treatments to his patients. He holds qualifications in Oral Surgery, Sedation Dentistry and Restorative Dentistry, in addition to orthodontic and composite bonding treatments.

“I am excited to take over the running of Dovecote Dental Care. There is a fantastic, friendly team at the practice delivering the highest quality of care for our patients, and we look forward to developing and increasing the services we offer in the community”

Lynn Clifton RDN, DIP DHE, Cert Sed

Practice Manager GDC no. 116255

Lynn is Practice Manager and has overall responsibility for the day to day running of the practice.

She is a qualified Sedation nurse, which enables us to offer this treatment to our nervous patients.

Lynn joined our practice in 1993.

Jill Vine RDN

Dental Nurse GDC no. 123938

Jill is our Dental Nurse who ensures that patients receive their treatment in a caring and sympathetic environment.

She is an invaluable part of the team dedicated to providing our patients with the highest level of personal care and attention.

Jill joined our practice in 2003.

Catherine Moloney

Dental Hygienist GDC no. 4820

Catherine is our Dental Hygienist.

Our hygienists play a fundamental role in helping our patients with their oral health. They offer a range of services, from routine cleaning and polishing, to more comprehensive periodontal treatments.

Mandy Dean


Mandy is reception administrator with responsibility for our appointment system and all our secretarial work.