Meet the Team
You may notice there are quite a few of us here. That is because we want to ensure that you have the very best practitioner for your treatment, this ranges from clinician to plastic surgeon.
We also have a training centre here where we teach people from around the world. Meet the broad range of different specialists we have working here at The Lynton Clinic below:
Clinic Manager and Trainer
With over 12 years experience Kirsty has performed many laser and IPL treatments. She performs all treatments at the clinic and particularly enjoys formulating acne management programs, having experienced first-hand the difficulty in treating the condition. Kirsty is also a Trainer for Lynton Lasers Ltd teaching other practitioners how to use lasers effectively.
Clinican & Trainer
Rhiannon is a very experienced practitioner, having worked with many different laser and IPL systems. She performs all treatments and particularly enjoys tattoo removal, as well as helping people with various skin problems. She became a Trainer for the company in 2015, passing on all her skills and knowledge she has learnt throughout her years as a practitioner.
Dr Chris Duff
Consultant Plastic Surgeon
Chris is a very experienced plastic surgeon who enjoys doing a variety of work, and has always had a keen interest in lasers. He visits most weeks, and mainly offers Co2 resurfacing treatments for acne scars and anti-ageing. He has a very friendly approach and is always jolly and witty.
Dr Fiona Cowie
Cosmetic Dermatologist. (UK, USA, UAE)
Dr Fiona is a highly qualified Cosmetic Dermatologist with over 20 years’ experience in Aesthetic Medicine. She trained in the UK & USA and currently works as Head of Dermatology & Aesthetics in Dubai. Fiona visits our clinic monthly to provide a wide range on non-surgical treatments including muscle relaxing injections and injectable fillers.
Dr Nicole Chiang
Dr Nicole is a UK-trained Dermatologist on the GMC Specialist Register who works in the NHS in Manchester. She is trained in both paediatric and adult dermatology. She underwent general medical training and then pursued her dermatology higher specialist training in Birmingham and Manchester. She is here at The Lynton Clinic to administer injectables and help people address their facial concerns.
Dr Sam Hills
You may see Sam at the clinic, this is due to her running and partaking in courses that she runs here at the clinic. With all the equipment and a training, it is an ideal place to train practitioners. See is also a fountain of knowledge having been in the industry for more than 19 years.
Dr Jon Exley
Jon is our Managing Director and was responsible for establishing The Lynton Clinic, Cheadle in June 2008. Jon is also the Managing Director of our parent company, Lynton Lasers Ltd, who supply all our first-class laser technology. In addition, Jon is passionate about safety and standards at the Lynton Clinic and indeed, the wider Aesthetics industry. That’s why he established Lynton’s Laser training facility within our clinic and our team is responsible for training hundreds of practitioners in the safe use of lasers and IPL. Jon’s passion for the clinic and the training centre is reflected in his other roles within the industry.
He holds the position of Honorary Secretary of the British Medical Laser Association (BMLA) and is a member of the External Advisory Board for the University of Manchester (Dept. of Physics). In addition, Jon was invited to join the Expert Reference Group established by Health Education England (NHS), which developed a new educational qualification framework for the use of Lasers, Intense Pulsed Light and LED in non-surgical cosmetic interventions.
Dr Andrew Charlton
In 1994 Andrew left Manchester University to establish Lynton Lasers Ltd, developing new products and markets for laser technology. In 2007 the company decided to focus on developing the UK side of its business leading to the opening of its flagship training centre, the Lynton Clinic in Cheadle, in 2008. Thanks to the ongoing growth in the business, Andrew became Chairman of the Lynton Group in March 2009.