Kevin & Catherine
Husband and wife team Kevin Lemon GDC No. 67235 and Catherine Lappin GDC No. 67260 are the principal dentists of the practice.
Catherine, having taken a year out of her Dentistry undergraduate course to achieve a BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry, qualified from Queens University Belfast in 1991.
Kevin, having also qualified from Queens University Belfast in 1991 moved straight into general practice. He held associate posts in Lisburn , Newtownards and North Belfast before moving to Dundonald in 1996 and took over the practice from Mr John Moore. Kevin is particularly interested in minimal invasive cosmetic dentistry and in tooth whitening systems. He also enjoys keeping up to date with all the latest advances in clinical techniques and technology. Kevin is a former N. Ireland junior judo champion and represented Queen’s University in the sports of rugby and judo.
Catherine initially followed a career in hospital dentistry, attaining the Fellowship of Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons Glasgow 1995, with her research published internationally. She next moved into the Community Dental Service where she cared for children & adult patients with special needs before returning to the School of Dentistry Belfast to teach dental students as a Clinical Teaching Fellow. In 2010 Catherine completed a one year course in Dental Implantology before joining Kevin at Lemon Dental Care.
All our staff including our friendly reception team are fully qualified in dental nursing and are registered with the General Dental Council.
As part of their ongoing registration, each member of staff is committed to furthering their professional development and undertake annual life-saving resuscitation training with St Johns Ambulance.