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

Mahesh Raja - Orthodontist

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 recently was a winner at the Aesthetic Dentistry award 2018 for the ‘Interdisciplinary Orthodontic-Restorative Team’ along with a local Aesthetic dentist.

Maria AndredakiDDS (Athens), DipOrth (Germany)

Associate Specialist Orthodontist GDC Registration: 190045

Maria-Andredaki - Orthodontist

Obtained her DDS degree from Athens, Greece. After working in general dental practice for 15 months, she obtained her ‘Specialisation in Orthodontics’ from Germany in 2012.

After initially working for 15 months in Yorkshire, she had moved to Scotland for a new beginning in 2012. She has been on the ‘Specialist List in Orthodontics’ since 2010.

Louise Turner

Orthodontic Therapist GDC Registration: 136615

Louise-Turner - M-Brace

After qualifying as a dental nurse in 2006, Louise gained her post-qualification 'certificate in Oral health promotion'. To further her career, she undertook the Orthodontic Therapist training in Bristol and successfully obtained her 'Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy' from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in December 2012.

Orthodontic Therapists are relatively new to UK dentistry, assisting the Specialist Orthodontist to fit, adjust and remove braces. She has also obtained her Dental Radiography qualification.

Louise enjoys long distance running and travelling. When possible, she likes to combine the two.

Lyndsey Dowie

Orthodontic Therapist GDC Registration: 131766

Lyndsey Dowie  - M-Brace

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.

Lyndsey joined M-Brace team 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 – working mainly in our Bathgate practice.

In June 2016, she successfully completed her orthodontic therapist training at Edinburgh. She enjoys travelling on many holidays and has a son & 2 dogs to keep her busy.

Sheree McLatchie

Orthodontic Therapist

Sheree McLatchie  - M-Brace

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 Orthodontics.

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 son. Her dreams are to retire to a Caribbean island.

Jan Palmer

Practice Administrator GDC Registration: 132454

Jan Palmer  - M-Brace

Jan has enjoyed a happy career in the medical and dental environment. She qualified originally as a dental nurse, moving from General practice where she had gained a Diploma in Practice Management and Certificate in Practice Personnel.

Jan has now nearly 20 years experience in Orthodontics, gaining her Certificate in Orthodontic Nursing, Professional Dental Aware for Dental Practice Managers from NES and a certificate in Dental Radiography.

In her spare time, Jan loves to spend time with her family, going to the gym and shopping.

Andrea Duff

Orthodontic Nurse GDC Registration: 220740

Andrea Duff - M-Brace

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.

She enjoys spending time with her family and long walks with her dog in her spare time.

Helen MacMillan

Orthodontic Nurse GDC Registration: 196061

Helen MacMillan - M-Brace

Helen qualified as a Dental nurse in 2010 and has 8 years experience working in dentistry. She joined M-Brace in September 2013. She also obtained her Radiography qualification in 2015.

She would like to train as a practice manager and would like to undertake a course to obtain formal qualification. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and 2 daughters

Jemma Goodlad

Orthodontic Nurse GDC Registration: 237814

Jemma Goodlad - M-Brace

Jemma joined the team at M-Brace in 2015. She received a national diploma in dental nursing in 2012. Since then, she has developed her knowledge and skills in general dentistry, oral surgery and now Orthodontics. She is always keen to learn, progress and enhance her skills. She is currently undertaking her dental radiology course.

 She also loves a good cuppa with biscuits and cake.

Stephanie Cunningham

Orthodontic Nurse GDC Registration: 207213

Stephanie Cunningham - M-Brace

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 currently undertaking the Dental Radiology course. She would like to undertake the orthodontic nursing course soon.

When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her daughter, family and friends and very much enjoys eating out.

Lisa Cameron

Orthodontic Nurse GDC Registration: 256041

Lisa Cameron - M-Brace

After qualifying as a dental nurse in 2015 and working in general dentistry for 3 years, Lisa joined the team at M-Brace in 2017 - to further her dental career as she always had an interest for orthodontics. She is currently doing the ‘impression taking course and radiography course for dental nurses’ to help further her career.

In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family, friends and likes going on lots of shopping trips.

Dominika Kozlowska

Orthodontic Nurse GDC Registration: 249043

Dominika Kozlowska - M-Brace

Dominika joined M-Brace in 2016. She had obtained the National Diploma in Dental Nursing which incorporated a Radiography and Impression taking qualification in 2014. She is originally from Poland and interprets for our patients when required. She loves spending time with her children.

In her spare time, she likes to go on cycling trips, exploring Scottish mountains and beaches.

Vicki Paterson

Orthodontic Nurse GDC Registration: 247831

Vicki Paterson - M-Brace

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. She is currently undertaking her dental impression taking course and would be starting her dental radiography course in September.

She loves spending time with her partner (soon to be her husband) and family and likes to socialise with her friends. Her favourite person is her little dog buddie.

Claire Watson

Orthodontic Nurse GDC Registration: 160770

Claire Watson - M-Brace

Claire has been a qualified dental nurse for 14 years and joined the team at M-Brace Orthodontics in 2017. She is keen to develop her knowledge in Orthodontics and is currently enrolled on the impression taking course and dental radiography course.

Outside work, she enjoys spending time with family and socialising with friends.

Pamela Richardson


Pamela Richardson  - M-Brace

Pamela joined M-Brace Orthodontics, Bathgate in 2017 and works as part of the Reception Team.

Pamela is also a qualified Mindfulness and holistic therapies practitioner and is currently training to specialise in oncology care for cancer patients

Sharon Brady


Sharon Brady  - M-Brace

Sharon joined M-Brace, Bathgate in late 2017 as a full-time receptionist. Her entire career has involved working with the public and she has always enjoyed this aspect of her work.

In her spare time, she enjoys caravanning with her family and walking her 2 dogs.

Kathleen Queen


Kathleen Queen  - M-Brace

Kathleen joined M-Brace Orthodontics in March 2018 and works as a part-time receptionist in our Glenrothes practice.

When not at work, Kathleen enjoys spending time with her family. She enjoys gardening, playing badminton and going for walks around Lochore Meadows.

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The specialist Orthodontic Practices

Specialist orthodontists
Low waiting times
Safe, caring and friendly service
One clinician throughout your treatment
NHS assessment and treatment
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Kayleigh Wilson, M-Brace Patient

No words can explain how
I felt when Mr.Mahesh took
my braces out. In the
mirror he held out was
my reflection...
I’m Kayleigh with an
amazing smile!

Kayleigh Wilson

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M-Brace Practices

State-of-the-art orthodontic practices

Bathgate:                   01506 653535
North Bridge Street
Glenrothes:                01592 757557
3C Heritage House, North Street
Airdrie:                        01236 767308
86 Graham Street
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M-Brace Orthodontic Practices


4 North Bridge Street, EH48 4PS


01506 653535


3C Heritage House, North Street, KY7 5SE


01592 757557


86 Graham Street, ML6 6DB


01236 767308

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