Meet The Team

GDC registered Specialist in Orthodontics

Florencia Espeche Arcorace

Lic. Odn (Madrid), M.Orth (Madrid)



Florencia qualified in Madrid 2003 (Spain). After gaining practical experience in general dentistry in Spain and Scotland, she returned to university in order to complete a further 3 years formal orthodontic training, qualifying as an orthodontist in 2010. Florencia has worked since then both in Scotland and Spain, she also worked as a lecturer in Orthodontics at Alfonso X University.

Florencia enjoys treating children as well as adults and is patient focused, understanding the importance of creating a friendly and approachable atmosphere. Florencia is registered in the GDC Specialist List in orthodontics; she is a member of the British Orthodontic Society (BOS), British Dental Association (BDA), Spanish Orthodontic Society (SEDO) and World Federation of Orthodontics (WFO). She is also certified as an invisalign provider.

During her spare time you can find her discovering new places with her husband and her Springer Spaniel, chilling out in a yoga class or deeply focused on a book.

Practice Manager

Lisa Weldon


Lisa started working in practice as a trainee dental nurse after her 6th school year. She qualified in 2002 and continued to work in general dental practice until 2006, when she joined our practice then known as Orthoworld. Since then, she has gained her NEBDN Certificate in Radiography and a certificate of competency in impression taking. She loves working in a specialist practice watching our patient's confidence grow throughout treatment and seeing their fantastic results. She has recently progressed to the role of Practice Manager while still assisting Florencia chairside!

In her free time Lisa enjoys catching up with friends and spending time with her family.


Jenny McBride


Jenny is the first person who welcomes you into the practice. She is always up for a chat and a smile at reception. As our receptionist she is in charge of managing the desk, phone calls and essential administrative tasks for the practice. Her job description is very wide but most importantly she looks after all of us.

Jenny in her spare time is a class manager for Jazzercize in NE Fife. Also you could find her walking her dog or doing DIY at home.

Dental Nurse

Kym McKay


Kim is an experienced Dental Nurse and she has been working at the practice for 2 and a half years. In addition of her nursing skills, she brings a calming influence to the practice. You will find her chairside assisting with your treatment and ensuring the highest possible standards of care.

She enjoys hill walking in the beautiful Scottish countryside and days out with her son.

Dental Nurse

Gemma Stewart

Dental Nurse 2013. Radiography 2017.


Gemma is an experienced Dental Nurse. She has worked in general practice as well as orthodontics before joining perla's team.

Gemma enjoys working with the public and seeing the great results that can be achieved by orthodontic treatment.She likes to spend time with her family and friends and going on city breaks.

You will find her in the practice smiling, always busy helping the orthodontist, taking photos or x-rays.