• Jesmond Dental Practice

The practice has been established since 1964. We always strive to provide the highest standards of care for our patients.

We encourage and promote preventative dentistry for both adults and children. We offer both NHS and Private treatment.

Our Jesmond Practice, previously known as Acorn Dental is a busy three surgery practice situated on Acorn Road – a prestigious street in Newcastle. Jesmond is well served by the Metro system and is 10 minutes walk to the City Centre.

We offer a range Private Cosmetic Dental Treatments such as Implants, Invisalign (invisible braces), Crowns, Veneers, White Fillings and Tooth whitening. We offer a private hygienist service as well as standard hygiene treatment our hygienist also offers ProphyJet stain removal.

We’d be delighted to hear from you! You may send your query or message by filling in our enquiry form. Our representative will be pleased to talk with you.

Contact Details


Tel: 0191 281 4444

Email: jesmond@perfectsmile-dental.com
44 Acorn Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

Out of hours number: 111

The practice is open 6 days a week. Our opening times are:

Monday: 9.00am – 7.00pm
Tuesday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Wednesday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Thursday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Alternate Saturdays: 9.00am – 1.00pm


Bus: 33
Train: Nearest train station – Metro Jesmond Metro and West Jesmond Metro.

Meet the team

Andrea D’Souza

Andrea D’Souza

GDC: 249016

Andrea qualified as a dentist in 2006 and started her career working in private practices abroad (In Oman and India).

After moving to the UK in 2012, she completed her Overseas Qualification Exams and has gained extensive experience
practising all forms of general and aesthetic dentistry.

She has an interest in Endodontics (root canal treatments) and Cosmetic dentistry. She’s especially known for her calm
and considerate approach to treatment that puts patients of all ages at ease.

She lives in Gosforth with her husband and 2 little daughters. Outside dentistry, she is a keen pianist and enjoys movies,
art and travel.

Jarlath McAteer

Jarlath McAteer

GDC: 265039

Jarlath graduated from Newcastle University in 2016 and since then, has worked across the North East gaining a wide range of experience. He now primarily works at our Gosforth practice providing general dentistry.

Jarlath has also undertaken further training in short term orthodontics including Quick Straight Teeth and Invisalign, allowing him to carry out fixed and removable aligner orthodontics.
He is keen to continue developing his skills in an evolving profession and regularly undertakes postgraduate courses to keep up to date with modern techniques.

Outside of dentistry Jarlath enjoys playing sport, watching live music and travel.

Emma Gray

Emma Gray

GDC: 283503

Emma qualified from Newcastle University in 2019 with a merit in academic and clinical dentistry. Following completion of her foundation training, she was given the opportunity to become an associate at our practice in Jesmond.

Emma is keen to continue developing her skills in all aspects of dentistry, and regularly attends postgraduate training courses to ensure excellent patient care and maintain high professional standards.

Outside of dentistry, Emma enjoys running, music and travel.

Gayle Daws

Gayle Daws

Dip.Dental Hygiene London 1997 GDC No. 5191

Gayle has been a qualified Dental Hygienist for 21 years. She did her training at the Eastman Dental Hospital London and qualified in 1997. For the 10 years prior to that she was a Dental Nurse and worked in general practice and the department of Orthodontics and Oral Surgery for a year. Since qualifying as a Dental Hygienist, she worked in various practices in the south of the country. In 2009 she started working at our practice.


NHS Dentistry

General Dentistry


Dental Implants

Teeth Whitening

Stain Removal

Facial Treatments


Cosmetic Treatment

How to find us

Contact Details


0191 281 4444
44 Acorn Road
Newcastle upon Tyne