Mark Lindsay and Ian Crutchley have built an extensive dental care team, commited to maintaining excellent clinical standards and patient comfort.
Ian Crutchley has been qualified for over twenty years, practicing in Downpatrick since 1989. He enjoys providing an extremely wide range of treatments. His main areas of interest are implant dentistry, orthodontics, root canal treatment and cosmetic dentistry. He also provides facial line softening treatment complimentary to dentistry. Ian has a wealth of experience providing gentle care for dentally phobic patients. When he is not practicing dentistry he “fails miserably at keeping the garden tidy” and “goes to the gym under duress”.
Mark Lindsay qualified from QUB in 1980, he has been providing dental care in Downpatrick since 1983. In 1993 he went into partnership with Ian Crutchley. There are now several associate dentists and two hygienists in the team. In 1997 Mark converted his adult patients to Denplan and in 1998 was involved in developing the “Denplan Excel Accreditation Programme”. The practice is now “Denplan Excel Accredited”. His areas of interest are in cosmetic dentistry and preventative treatment.
Tracey was born and brought up in Downpatrick. After graduating from Queen’s University, Belfast in 1991, she began her career in West Belfast. She joined Dr Mark Lindsay’s Practice as an associate in March 1993, before he set up Downe in the Mouth dental practice with Dr Ian Crutchley later that year, making Tracey our longest serving associate. She offers a comprehensive range of treatments to all her patients. She says, “My aim is to provide patrients with a dental experience which is as gentle and painless as possible.”
Laura qualified from Queen’s Universtity with a diploma in dental hygiene. She is a member of both the British and Irish Hygienist Associations and continues to broaden and update her knowledge through postgraduate courses. She providesa full preventative dental care service and has an in-depth knowledge of treating gum disease. In her leisure time Laura enjoys “going to the gym and socialising” but not at the same time.