Based in Canterbury, Darren is a Specialist Orthodontic Technician with over 25 years of experience. More recently the Laboratory Manager of one of New Zealand's largest laboratories has decided to open a Specialist Orthodontic Laboratory and return to his passion of creating high-quality appliances, whilst embracing digital technology. Previous to arriving in New Zealand Darren spent 15 years working closely with Orthodontists and Specialists within the United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust (UK). He held the role of Chief Orthodontic Technician, during this period he served several years as the membership secretary of the Orthodontic Technicians Association UK.


B/Tech National Diploma in Science (Dental Technology), Kitson College, Leeds (UK)

HNC in Maxillofacial Technology and Orthodontics, Manchester Metropolitan University (UK)