Why Choose Us

At Lavant Dental, we offer people of Petersfield the very latest techniques in cosmetic dentistry, as well as general dental treatment, carried out to the highest standards in a caring, friendly environment..

We are a family practice and welcome children of all ages. We pride ourselves in our friendly approach.

Our dentists, Kate, Murray and Paul (who have been looking after Petersfield and surrounding areas, with over 20 years of dental experience) and our dental team undertake continuing professional development in order to keep up-to-date with the latest techniques. Our high-quality treatments include white fillings, crowns, veneers, bridges and cosmetic dentures, as well as tooth whitening and short-term adult orthodontics. Preventive treatment remains an important part of our philosophy.

If you and your family wish to experience exceptional dental care, contact Jilly or Nikki, our welcoming reception team, on 01730 265666 to arrange a consultation.

Meet The Team

Receptionist Team: Jilly and Nikki. Head Nurse: Sarah D and Nurse: Sarah K.

Dr Kate Gilchrist BDS

Dental Surgeon

GDC no. 64308

Kate grew up in London and studied for her degree in Liverpool. After qualifying in 1989 she moved back south via a hospital post in Cardiff. Kate joined Lavant Dental in 2011.

Kate enjoys most aspects of dentistry, regularly attending courses to update and extend her knowledge and skills. Away from work she tries to stay fit at the gym and swimming pool along with the occasional game of badminton, she also likes to go to the theatre and opera on a regular basis.

Dr Murray Fraser BDS

Dental Surgeon

GDC no. 73611

Murray lives in Winchester and qualified from Sheffield University in 1997.

Before studying Dentistry, Murray completed a Diploma in Dental Technology, passing this with distinction, and winning the Dentsply student of the year award. Murray carries out all aspects of dentistry and has a particular interest in cosmetic dentistry and Orthodontics, namely Cfast and Inman aligner. Outside of the Surgery Murray enjoys golf, travelling to Spain and eating out with friends.

Dr Paul Glover BDS

Dental Surgeon

GDC no. 74307

Paul qualified from Bristol University in 1998 and after working in a busy NHS practice in Ipswich for five years, joined Lavant Dental in 2003.

He enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and his calm approach enables him to successfully treat nervous patients. Paul has three children which keep him busy away from the practice but in his spare time he enjoys cycling, badminton and golf and has a passion for formula one!

Karen Poulter


GDC no. 5930

Karen qualified as a dental hygienist at Cardiff University in 2001. Since then she has gained a breadth of experience working with dentists specialising in implants and periodontics and has also held a position at the maxilla-facial department at St Richards Hospital, Chichester , treating patients with oral cancer.
Karen regularly attends professional post-graduate courses to keep abreast of the latest techniques. She has a very friendly and caring approach and her bubbly personality makes her very popular with patients.


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