Quality Dental Laboratories consists of a team of competent,
committed and experienced employees.
Allow us to introduce them to you on this page.

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Lisa Penman

Managing Director

Lisa has worked in Dental Technology for over 25 years and has always  had an interest in Implantology,She has worked with all the leading Implant Companies including Nobel Biocare, Dentsply and has been a Platinum Straumann accredited Technician for over 16 Years. Prior to starting up QDL Studios Lisa Managed Three Private Dental Laboratories. She is passionate about Working closely with her Team and has a hands on approach,constantly looking into new technologies to give the Patient the very best results asthetically.

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John Deeks

Ceramics Manager

John has been a Dental Technician for over 35 Years,he has pursued his passion for ceramic work developing new skills with each innovation. He has produced journal articles relating to his Work. John is a highly revered Ceramics Technician and he approaches each task with the care and precision of a true artisan. He believes in promoting and fostering long term relationships with our clients producing beautiful smiles. One of his focuses is on ensuring that our Patients receive the best quality restorations available, by photographing his Work he can constantly critique his restorations thus maintaining as high a standard of aesthetic as possible.

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Phillip Dobinson

Porcelain Technician

Phil has worked in the Dental industry for over 27 years. He has worked in various Laboratories gaining valuable experience, education and training such as Ivoclar Ceramic Course. Implant Courses including Ankylos, Straumann Platinum Technician and Nobel Biocare. He has also Worked very closely for over 2 years with a German Master Technician to name a few. Phil is very knowledgeable and skilled in all Laboratory departments,he gained a multitude of his experience working for five Years in a Private referral Dental Clinic working in conjunction with clinicians on a Daily basis supporting them in the Patients treatment planning through to construction of the Patients final restorations.

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Timothy Phillipson

Porcelain Technician

Timothy qualified as a Dental Technician in 1996,he has a wealth of  of experience working in Private Practices. His special interests lie in Dental Ceramics,he has worked in several Dental Laboratories gaining an abundance of experience. The courses Timothy has attended to name just a few include: Ivoclar Rob Lynock 2 day ceramic course,day course with Peter Pizzi (CDT,MDT Course Instructor) who has his own Dental Laboratory in New York USA. Timothy is also proficient in various other aspects throughout the Dental Laboratory and has attended a Noble Biocare scanner training course in Lichenstein gaining valuable experience in Implantology. 

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Shaun Stewart

Model Room/Cad Cam

Shaun has over 15 years experience and has been with QDL from the start,he is an integral part of the team. Prior to joining QDL he worked in two other Private Dental Laboratories. Shaun is solely responsible for the day to day running of the Model Room always maintaining the constistancy and accuracy of the crown and bridge models which QDL believe strongly in. Shaun is also heavily involved in the Cad Cam department and has assisted in bringing QDL into the 21st Century with the next generation of Implant and Cad Cam restorations.

Kris our Driver is the face of QDL Studios. His Friendly approachable manner  has endeared him with many clients and he can be relied upon to be the interface between clients and the Laboratory when appropriate. he understands the workings of our clients and as such is ideally placed to recognise their needs and deal with day to day enquiries with Reception staff.