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Dental Laboratories

Service Description

The Dental Laboratory service at the hospital provides a wide range of custom-made medical devices for patients treated at the Dental Hospital:

  • Removable Prosthodontics: Full and Partial Dentures
  • Temporomandibular Devices: Splints for jaw problems
  • Fixed Prosthodontics :Crowns and Bridges
  • Orthodontic appliances: Fixed and Removable braces
  • Implant retained dentures and crown and bridgework

All devices are made to a prescription provided by the clinician treating the patient.

All Dental Technologists in the Laboratory service are registered with the General Dental Council as Dental Care Professionals

The laboratory has a teaching suite where undergraduate training is undertaken as a joint collaboration with the Manchester Metropolitan University.

Lead Specialists

Chief Dental Technologist (Orthodontics) - Robert Cappelli

Chief Dental Technologist (Removable Prosthodontics) - Paul Murphy

Chief Dental Technologist (Fixed Prosthodontics) - Selina Priestley

Senior Specialists

Removable Prosthodontics: Paul Dockery, Sarah Faulkner, Gordon Hindle and Andrew Morris

Fixed Prosthodontics: Nicky Cooney, Stephen Ford, Christopher Mears and Linda Topping


1st Floor
University Dental Hospital
Higher Cambridge Street
M15 6FH

Contact Numbers

0161 306 1906 Reception

Dental Administrator: Stella Henshall

Click here for directions to the Hospital

The Dental Laboratories are open from 8.00 am to 5:00 pm from Monday to Friday.