Meet our management team.

Sean Howlin

Company Director Head of Prosthetics department

24 Years experience working as a technician
Set up his first laboratory at the age of 21
Valplast accredited technician
Rides a motorbike
Enjoys both Road and Mountain biking
Enjoys extreme Skiing

Dean Gee

Director & head of Implantology department

Straumann platinum registered technician
Previously an external examiner for Straumann
Over 21 years experience of working on all major implant systems
Looks after a dedicated team of 8 technicians
Competes in triathlon – He is an Ironman finisher

Ian Jamieson

Somnowell Technical Specialist

Been making dentures and chromes since the dawn of time – Over 37 years
Valplast accredited technician
Straumann Platinum approved technician for combination work
Enjoys a wee tipple
Supports Rangers football club

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Kris Shuttleworth

Prosthetics Departmental Manager

Valplast accredited technician
Enigma trained denture technician
Been with lab over 11 years
Has over 20 years experience as a prosthetics technician
He is a social butterfly
Has an interest in photography

Wayne Crump

Gold room manager

Implant technician for last 10 years
Competent on all major implant systems
Straumann registered technician
Passionate about his work
Enjoys great food and wine
Likes to travel

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Declan Thewlis

Assistant gold room manager

Strauman Platinum approved technician.
Been with the lab over 8 years.
Highly skilled in aspects of gold work.
Happily married with two children.

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Lee Murgatroyd

CAD/CAM manager

GDC Registered technician
Straumann Platinum approved technician
Been with the laboratory over 13 years
Specialist in CAD / CAM milling and all ceramic

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Lee Howlin

Ceramic departmental manager

Been with the lab since 17 years
Look after a team of ceramists producing private standards.
Loves cricket and all sports
Enjoys socialising

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Paula Burns

Assistant ceramic manager

Over 34 years of being a dental technician
Competant on all porcelain and composite systems
Enjoys horse riding
Likes weekends away in the lakes

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Cheryl Mason

Finance/ Accounts

Looks after all the financial aspects of the laboratory.
Responsible for invoices and statements.
Enjoys holidays, motorbikes and socialising

Chris Mangnall

Business Development / practice support / customer service

Been with the laboratory since 2004
Main role is to provide direct support to practices
Responsible for FREE CPD training to clinicians
Enjoys cycling and keeping fit
Enjoys photography
Is a doting father of two.

Andrea Williams

Laboratory office manager

Been with the laboratory since 2005
Committed to improving customer services
NVQ Level 2&3 in customer services
Recently returned back from maternity leave