The M-Brace Orthodontics Team
Specialist Orthodontic Practices in Bathgate, Glenrothes and Airdrie
At M-Brace every member of our professional team is committed to providing you with the very best care and service.
R. R. Mahesh BDS (Ind), FDSRCS (Eng), MSc (Ortho), MOrthRCS (Edin), MOrthRCS (Eng)
Principal Orthodontist and Practice Owner GDC Registration: 83003
Obtained his BDS degree from India in 1993. After working in various hospital posts in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery / Orthodontics for 4 years, he undertook his orthodontic specialist training in Edinburgh - obtaining Distinction in his Masters Degree, the 1st ever candidate to gain such an accolade in 10 years.
Mahesh has been a qualified orthodontist, since 2003 and has been on the ‘Specialist List in Orthodontics’ of the General Dental Council since 2004.
He was a winner at the Aesthetic Dentistry award 2018 for the ‘Interdisciplinary Orthodontic-Restorative Team’ along with a local Aesthetic dentist.
Orthodontic Therapist GDC Registration: 136615
Louise joined the M-Brace team in 2014. She obtained her Diploma in Orthodontic
Therapy after studying at Bristol Dental Hospital in 2012. In addition, she has
qualifications in Oral Health Promotion and Dental Radiography.
Her role in the
practice involves aspects of the patient journey from beginning to end.
Outside of work Louise is a keen marathon runner and enjoys travelling. She also
loves to read.
Orthodontic Therapist GDC Registration: 131766
Lyndsey gained her national certificate in dental nursing in 2003 and has been working in
Orthodontics since 2004 alongside Mahesh. She has also gained her Certificate in Dental
Radiography and Certificate in Orthodontic Nursing as additional qualifications. In June
2016, she successfully completed her Orthodontic therapy training at Edinburgh.
Lyndsey joined M-Brace in 2010 when she was head-hunted from her previous job and has
been a valuable member of the M-Brace team with her cheerful personality.
When not at work, she is kept busy with her 2 young children. She also enjoys trips away
with her husband and family.
Orthodontic Therapist GDC Registration: 171631
Sheree qualified as a dental nurse in 2008 and went on to gain her certificate in
dental radiography in 2009. From here, she developed a keen interest in
She enrolled on the orthodontic therapy course at Edinburgh and qualified in 2013.
Sheree loves to see the patients smile after getting their teeth straightened and
watch their confidence grow in the process. As well as working as an orthodontic
therapist, Sheree has a great interest in teaching and is going to support the new
cohort of orthodontic therapists in training at the Edinburgh Dental Institute.
Outwith work, she loves to spend time with her husband and 2 sons. Her dreams are
to retire to a Caribbean island.
Orthodontic Therapist GDC Registration: 155223
Pauline qualified as a dental nurse in 1989. After working in general practice until
2000, she started working at the Victoria Hospital orthodontic department in 2001.
She qualified as a specialist orthodontic nurse in 2006.
She went on to gain her
‘Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in
2014. She joined the M-Brace team in April 2019.
She has two grown up sons. Her main interests are spending time with family and
friends, going to see live bands, gardening, walking her dog and looking after rescue
Practice Manager GDC Registration: 132454
Jan joined Mahesh at M-Brace in 2010. She previously enjoyed a career in general
dentistry where she qualified as a dental nurse. She then moved into Management in
General Practices where she gained her Diploma in Practice Management and
Certificate in Practice Personnel.
Jan has now over 20 years experience in Orthodontics, gaining her Certificate in
Orthodontic Nursing, Professional Dental Award for Dental Practice Managers from
NES and her certificate in Dental Radiography.
In her spare time, Jan loves to spend time with her family, travelling and going to the
Practice Administrator / Orthodontic Nurse GDC Registration: 220740
Andrea qualified as a dental nurse in 2011. After getting married, she moved to Fife
and joined the M-Brace team in 2012. Andrea has since gained her certificate in
Dental Radiography and Orthodontic Nursing qualifications. Andrea has now taken
the role of Practice Administrator at our Glenrothes practice and has obtained her
practice management qualification in 2019.
She enjoys spending time with her family and taking long walks with her dog in her
Practice Administrator / Dental Nurse GDC Registration: 196061
Helen qualified as a dental nurse in 2010 and has 10 years experience working in dentistry and orthodontics, gaining her radiography qualification in 2015.
Helen recently obtained her practice management qualification in 2019 to progress in her career.
In Helen’s spare time she enjoys going on holiday and spending time with her family.
Practice Administrator / Dental Nurse GDC Registration: 247831
Vicki joined the M-Brace team in 2017. She has over 5 years experience working in
dentistry and moved into Orthodontics as she wanted to gain more knowledge and
skill. Since joining M-Brace Orthodontics, she has passed her Dental Impression
taking course and Dental Radiography course. She is currently undertaking the
Practice Management course.
She loves spending time with her husband and baby son. She also likes socialising
with family and friends. In her spare time she enjoys going for long walks with her
Dental Nurse / Practice Administrator GDC Registration: 160770
Claire has been a qualified dental nurse since 2005. She joined the team at M-Brace
Orthodontics in 2017 and has since gained qualifications in Dental Radiography and
Impression Taking. She is currently enrolled on the Orthodontic Nursing Course.
She also undertakes administrative duties in the practice.
Outside work, she enjoys spending time socialising with family and friends. She also enjoys
visiting the cinema and going on trips to see new sights.
Dental Nurse GDC Registration: 207213
Steph joined M-Brace in 2015. She became a qualified dental nurse in January 2011 after
completing her dental nursing exam (NEBDN) in November 2010. In order to further her
career she is hoping to undertake some courses when back from maternity.
When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her 2 daughters Sophie and Freya, enjoys
socialising with family and friends and very much enjoys eating out.
Dental Nurse GDC Registration: 249093
Dominika joined our friendly team at M-Brace Orthodontics in January 2016. She is
very passionate about Orthodontics and general dentistry since 2012, when she
started her professional career.
She had obtained her Higher National Diploma in Dental Nursing which incorporated
the Dental Radiography and Impression taking qualifications in June 2014.
Dominika is originally from Poland and interprets for our patients when required -
always doing her best to provide great customer care across all our practices.
She loves spending time actively with her family, especially outdoors when weather
allows. Sports like tennis, going on cycling trips, exploring Scottish mountains and
beaches are her favourite ways of getting away from the busy everyday life.
Dental Nurse GDC Registration: 256041
After qualifying as a dental nurse in 2015 and working in dentistry for 3 years, Lisa joined the
M-Brace team in 2017 to further her dental career as she always had an interest in
orthodontics. Since joining M-Brace, Lisa has obtained qualifications in Dental Impression
taking and also Dental Radiography. She is also looking at orthodontic nursing courses to
help further her career.
In her spare time she likes spending time with her family, boyfriend and enjoys going to gigs
with her friends.
Dental Nurse GDC Registration: 228260
Emma qualified as a dental nurse in 2012 and after working in general practice for
over 10 years, she joined M-Brace Orthodontics in 2019 to gain experience in the
field of Orthodontics. She is working towards gaining her ‘Dental Radiography’
Qualification in the near future.
During her free-time, she loves spending time with her daughter and going on long
walks with her dog Nelli.
Dental Nurse GDC Registration: 274126
Rebecca qualified as a dental nurse in 2017. She then carried on to complete her
HND, to gain her Dental Radiography and Dental Impression Taking qualifications.
She has been working in general practice until recently and has recently joined the
M-Brace team to further her dental career in Orthodontics.
In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and socialising with
friends as well as spending time with her dogs and horses.
Receptionist / Dental Nurse GDC Registration: 126452
Claire joined the M-Brace team in 2019. She brings with her over 25 years of
experience working in dentistry. She mainly undertakes reception duties but also
continues to work as a dental nurse, providing chair-side assistance.
In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys
cycling, walking and going on long holidays.
Sharon joined the M-Brace team as a full-time Receptionist in 2017.
She has worked serving the public throughout her career, which she has thoroughly enjoyed
and found to be her forte.
Her life is rather busy and sometimes chaotic raising her 3 teenagers but when time allows
she enjoys gardening, caravanning and going long leisurely walks with her 2 dogs.
Pamela joined M-Brace Orthodontics, Bathgate in 2017 and works as part of the
Pamela is a qualified Mindfulness and holistic therapies practitioner and also holds a
COSCA (Counselling and Psychotherapy in Scotland) Certificate in Counselling.
Kathleen joined the M-Brace Orthodontics family in March 2018 and works as a part-time
receptionist in our Glenrothes Practice. Previously Kathleen worked for 28 years in
administration with the local council.
In Kathleen's down time, she loves having her grandsons over for sleepovers and spending
time with her family. She also enjoys gardening, playing badminton and has recently joined
the local Park-run group which meets every Saturday morning for a 5k run/walk/jog around
Hannah joined M-Brace Airdrie in 2019 as a full time receptionist. She has worked in administration
roles and customer service but took time away from work to take care of her son who is now 6 years
In Hannah’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her son by taking him on trips and doing lots of different fun activities.
No words can explain how
I felt when Mr.Mahesh took
my braces out. In the
mirror he held out was
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