56 Castle Street, Comber
Co Down, BT23 5DZ
028 9187 2839
Mob : 074 1423 2155
James graduated from University of Newcastle upon Tyne in 2006 and completed Vocational training in 2007, he completed his MJDF, postgraduate qualification in 2012.
James joined Lawson Dental in September 2017, he previously worked in family NHS / Private practice in the Belfast Area for 11 years. He provides high-quality NHS and private dentistry with a patient centred focus.
He is continually involved in Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and has postgraduate training in Dental Implantology and Facial Aesthetics. He has recently completed the Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Education from Queens University and has been a trainer of young dentists in Northern Ireland.
He is a member of BDA, Royal College of Surgeons, Dental Protection and fully registered with GDC.
James is married to Holly and has three boisterous boys to occupy his spare time!
Anna graduated from Newcastle University in 2012 where she won the Marjorie Lamb and Jackson Long Prize for Dental Public Health.
Since graduating she has worked in NHS and Private practice in Newcastle and Manchester before recently returning home to Northern Ireland. Whilst in Manchester Anna completed the prestigious Tipton Restorative Dentistry Course and is currently studying for a postgraduate degree in Healthcare Ethics and Law (LLM) with the University of Manchester.
Anna enjoys all aspects of dentistry and particularly likes helping anxious patients overcome their fear of the dental environment.
She is a member of the British Dental Association and regularly attends courses to keep her up to date with the latest techniques!
Outside of Dentistry, Anna enjoys cycling, hiking, sailing and skiing.
Rachel graduated from Queen's University in 2009, Belfast. In 2011 Rachel joined the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow after gaining her Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery.
Since then she has gained experience working as an SHO in orthodontics and maxillofacial surgery in the School of Dentistry and Altnagelvin Hospital.
Rachel then joined the team at PG Lawson & Associates in 2016.
Rachel teaches undergraduate students Restorative Dentistry at the School of Dentistry. She is a member of the British Dental Association and regularly attends courses and lectures to ensure she keeps her knowledge and skills up-to-date with the advances in modern dentistry.
When Rachel is not at work she is busy taking care of her three young boys – Ben, Caleb and Noah. She loves travelling to new places.
Erin gained her National Diploma in Dental Nursing in 2015.
She was keen to enhance her skills further so went on to gain a qualification in Alginate impression taking through NIMDTA. This allows Erin to take impressions on patients to make teeth whitening mouth guards, sports guards, or Essix retainers.
She then went on to gain a qualification in Dental Radiography for DCPs with the British Dental Association. Still deciding which qualification to gain next. Erin enjoys attending spin classes in her spare time and is an active member of Spa YFC.
Claire has been with the practice since 2007.
She attained her dental nurse qualification in 2008.
Claire is now practice lead in decontamination.Claire enjoys surgery work and helping keep patients calm.
Claire likes swimming and keeping fit in the gym.
Gayle has been dental nursing for 14 years she gained her National Diploma in Dental Nursing in 2005.
She has worked alongside Dental Implant Specialists but prefers working in a General Dental practice (where she gets to look after a wide variety of patients every day) and also has a keen interest in oral hygiene.
Gayle also is a very keen cake baker – the irony! They taste amazing and look even better!
Sam is our newest Dental Nurse. Sam previously worked caring for the elderly in the community. Sam has enrolled with BMC to begin working towards gaining her National Diploma in Dental Nursing.
Outside of work Sam loves to go for ice-cream on a sunny day with her 5-year-old son, Riley. Sam enjoys cooking and some times thinks she could be the next Gordon Ramsey – Riley doesn’t think so!
If you have a dental emergency please contact the Banbridge practice on 028 4066 2645 to receive accurate up to date emergency contact numbers for immediate assistance'