Tayside's Leading Orthodontists

At Beam Orthodontics, we create beautiful smiles that last a lifetime. Book your preferred consultation option below:

Beam Private Orthodontics

Beam Private Orthodontics

Enjoy a range of private orthodontic treatments in our new state-of-the-art clinic.

Private Orthodontics

Beam Essential Orthodontics

Beam Essential Orthodontics

Beam Essentials is a great option if you're not eligible for NHS treatment. We can provide treatment similar to our NHS offering.

Essential Orthodontics

Smiles for under 18s on the NHS

Smiles for under 18s on the NHS

Find out if you are eligible today.

NHS Treatment

We have the expertise, the staff and the technology to treat any case - any age.

Dr Ruaridh Mckelvey

Rhu is a Diamond Invisalign® Provider and one of the leading dental professionals in Scotland. He uses his vast knowledge and experience to create stunning results for his patients.

Meet our orthodontists

Dr Ruaridh McKelvey

Why choose Beam Orthodontics?

We care

We offer a truly different type of orthodontic service with a customer-centric approach at its core.

We Learn

As professionals in our field, we keep up-to-date with the latest orthodontic developments and technology. This includes using the iTero intra-oral scanner for impressions and treatment planning.

We invest

We provide ongoing training for our team to ensure the very best experience for our patients.

We excel

Rhu McKelvey, Beam Orthodontics’ principal orthodontist, was the highest-ranking Specialist Orthodontist in the ‘Dentistry Scotland leading 20 dental professionals in Scotland.’

We are recognised

Orthodontics is all we do and we are very good at it. We are delighted to have previously won Dentistry Scotland’s Best Specialist Practice award as well as ‘Services Business of the Year’ in East Scotland’s pre-eminent Courier Business Awards.

We collaborate

Dentists across the region refer patients to us as they appreciate our passionate and ethical attitude and the fantastic results we achieve for their patients.

Meet our caring team

Invisalign® - straighten your teeth the invisible way

Looking for a discreet smile solution? Look no further! Invisalign® clear aligners are custom-made for ultimate efficiency, and can straighten your smile without any brackets or wires.

Invisalign

Invisalign

Our client-facing professionals and parents love the convenience of virtually-invisible Invisalign® treatment. You can take your aligners out for important business meetings and events!

Invisalign® for adults

Invisalign

Teens are excited to hear they can enjoy Invisalign® treatment too. Invisalign® clear aligners won’t get in the way of their favourite sports, activities or foods.

Invisalign® for teens

Your treatment journey in 3 easy steps:

  • Exam & Scan

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    Book a free consultation with our talented team. You can choose an in-person consultation at our practice in Dundee, or a remote video consultation with a Treatment Coordinator.

  • Clincheck

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    2

    Have a smile exam to see which treatment could help you reach your smile goals. This will include photos and x-rays as necessary, and a smile simulation to see what your teeth will look like at the end of treatment!

  • Start Straightening

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    Receive a bespoke treatment plan from our experienced orthodontists. This plan is customised from start to finish for your unique case. If you are excited to begin, we will get you started with a fitting appointment!

How we’re dealing with COVID-19

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Safety measures

We observe social distancing wherever possible, and that begins with your very first consultation with us. Start the journey to your new smile without ever leaving home with a free video consultation.

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Video consultations

We’ve made our check-ups virtual, too. We pair all Invisalign® treatment with the Dental Monitoring app for remote treatment tracking - wherever you may be.

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Remote monitoring from home

To keep you safe throughout your treatment journey with us, our team use high-quality PPE, offer contactless payments and have installed hand sanitiser dispensers throughout the Beam practice.

Hear from our patients

Being 30 years old with braces gave my children a bit of a giggle, but it was well worth it. I am more than happy with the final results and would encourage anyone who is unhappy with their smile to go for it!

L.A

Hear from our patients

Thank you so much Beam, for helping me to stop sucking my thumb. I am so grateful.

N.N.

Hear from our patients

Many thanks for giving me so much confidence! For the first time in my life I’ve been able to smile without being ashamed. I can’t thank you all enough.

A.R.

Hear from our patients

My teeth are perfect, I couldn’t be happier. My two years of treatment have flown by. I never expected my smile to be as nice as it is now. Thank you.

F.D.

Hear from our patients

As a 40-something bloke I wasn’t sure whether or not to go for orthodontics. The Specialist Orthodontist team gave me confidence to do this and I’m delighted with the results.

I.B.

Hear from our patients

Thank you for giving me the smile I’ve always wanted.

L.T.