Weir & McClafferty Dental Care is a modern family-friendly general dental practice offering all types of dentistry both NHS and private. We have five dentists, a therapist and a hygienist as well as a full team of trained and dedicated staff to make your visit to our practice as comfortable as possible. We offer cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, tooth whitening, smile design, porcelain veneers, crowns, bridges and aesthetic dentures to help improve your smile! We use quality equipment, materials and laboratories to achieve the best result possible.

We are also a Childsmile practice, a government initiative set up to improve the dental health of our youngsters teeth from birth to adulthood with education, prevention and early intervention.

Highlights, Specialties & Features

  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dental Implants
  • Smile Design
  • Porcelain Veneers, Crowns, Bridges and Dentures

Professional Associations & Certifications

  • Britsh Dental Association
  • International Team for Implantology
  • British Society of Periodontolgy
  • Odontological Society

Serviced Areas

  • Inverclyde

Payment Options

  • Cash, Cheque, All Major Cards

Contact Details

  City Gourock
  Postcode PA19 1QZ
  Address 122 Shore Street
  Phone Number 01475 630396

Products & Services

General Dentistry

General Dentistry is routine care provided for you and your family and involves regular maintenance and prevention, appropriate intervention and onward referral if necessary.

We believe that “prevention is better than cure” and we therefore try to guide you with appropriate instruction to allow you to better care for your own oral health. This means showing you how to care for your teeth and gums and offering dietary advice.

Cosmetic Dentistry

Dentistry is no longer just about fillings and extractions! More and more we see “Makeover” television programmes and magazine articles, which promote changes to your teeth to enhance and improve smile aesthetics. There are lots of exciting new developments in the world of dentistry that make it possible to improve the appearance of your smile. These can involve the replacement of old amalgam fillings with tooth coloured alternatives to provide a more aesthetically pleasing restoration.

Before cosmetic dentistry can be considered a thorough examination is required to ensure the gums and teeth are in a healthy state.

Dental Implants

Dental implants are a permanent and fixed solution to missing teeth. They have been around for about thirty years and are basically titanium screws that are fixed in the jawbones to mimic teeth. They have the advantage that they can replace a lost tooth without having to involve the adjacent teeth. They are, in fact, one of the most successful treatment options in dentistry today.


At your routine examinations our dental team examine the position of the teeth in the jaws to determine if there is enough space for the teeth to grow into a pleasing smile with a perfect bite.

Orthodontics is becoming much more common in adult patients as a treatment option on its own or to assist in more complex restorative treatment plans.

Customer Testimonials

Absolutely fantastic - totally over the moon with my new front veneer - work of the highest standard from Josephine and Fergus. Totally painless and a perfect job from start to finish. Can't thank you enough!

Best experience i've ever had at a dentist and i am completely scared of going and could not stop shaking, however Jennifer Reid was absolutely fantastic!!! Kept me calm and was very patient and understanding and kept checking i was ok while having a tooth extraction - have to go back in a few weeks for more treatment and while i will still be nervous i feel much calmer knowing that she will be doing it - for a dentist it also has a nice atmosphere, is very modern and the girls on reception are lovely. Have just registered here but safe to say you have a patient for life!

An excellent new start for well established local firm. I have been a patient of this practice for many years and have had nothing but first class care from all of the team. It is fantastic to see the same great service continuing in their new state of art premises. Well done.

Fantastic for nervous patients, thank you Jennifer Reid for the care you gave me today.

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