Welcome to Borders Orthodontics

Our Team

Robert Irvine BDS, MFDS RCS (Edin), MSc (Lond), MOrth RCS (Edin) GDC Registration no 67746
Robert qualified from Glasgow University Dental School in 1992 and worked as a general dentist for seven years before starting postgraduate education in the hospital service.

He completed his Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh in 2000. Robert entered the orthodontic specialist training programme at Guys Hospital London graduating with a Masters Degree from University London and his Membership in Orthodontics from The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh in 2003. His Masters Degree research was published in the Journal of Orthodontics in 2004.

Following entry to the Orthodontic Specialist List in 2003 Robert worked in Specialist Orthodontic Practice in Edinburgh for 5 years prior to opening Borders Orthodontics in 2008.

Una Cassidy BDS GDC Registration no 70096
Una qualified from Edinburgh University Dental School in 1994. Having completed her vocational training in 1995 she spent a year working as a general dentist. Since then Una has spent the last 17 years working as an assistant in orthodontic practice.