Legal Requirements for this Website

The General Dental Council has laid down rules for the content of Dental Practice websites. In order to ensure we have everything required, we have put everything necessary on this page.

The dentist, hygienists and all dental nurses at the practice are registered with the General Dental Council and comply to all rules governing the profession and Standards of care. These standards can be read on the GDC website here.

Staff Working at Gargrave Road Dental Practice:

Andrew J. Bates Dentist BDS Manchester UK 1986 GDC No 61739
Jane Butterworth Hygienist CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene 1984 GDC No 2848
Lisa Smith Hygienist CEB Dip in Dental Hygiene 1992 GDC No 4336
Yvonne Walker Dental Nurse Nat Cert NEBDN GDC No 107664
Collette Shaw Dental Nurse Nat Cert NEBDN GDC No 118373
Katie Hodgson Dental Nurse Accredited Dent Nurse  
Rachel Wilcox-Hulme Dental Nurse Nat Cert NEBDN  GDC No 266791

Practice Details

Gargrave Road Dental Practice is the trading name of Gargrave Road Dental Practice Ltd. Incorporated in England and Wales, Company No.8011979.
Company Director is Dr Andrew Bates BDS.

Registered Address

33 Gargrave Road, Skipton, BD23 1PU
Tel. 01756 793264

Care Quality Commission

Gargrave Road Dental Practice Ltd is registered with the Care Quality Commission. Details of the registration can be seen on the CQC’s website here.

Data Protection

Gargrave Road Dental Practice Ltd is registered with the Information Commissioner and complies with the data Protection Act.
Registration Number is Z3166554 and the Data Controller is registered as ‘Gargrave Road Dental Practice Ltd’.
Registration can be seen on the Information Commissioner’s website here.

We hope that you will be completely happy with the care and treatment you receive from us. We welcome comments and feedback from patients and are happy to receive these informally and do what we can to help. Should you, for any reason, feel the need to make a formal complaint, then please could you put your complaint in writing and send it to Dr Bates here at the practice. This will initiate our complaints handling procedure, and you will receive a reply within 3 working days explaining exactly what will happen, and a copy of our complaints handling policy.