Bridge-Rite Ceramics Ltd. Dental Laboratory
Beesons Yard, Bury Lane
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, WD3 1DS
With over 28 years of experience in dental implantology, John has worked with over 300 dentists and prosthodontists in South Africa and the UK, helping them to produce aesthetic and cosmetic restorations of the highest standards for hundreds of patients. John has also facilitated many dental courses in the UK, South Africa and Italy for the Creation porcelain brand.
He is a registered dental technician with the Dental Laboratory Association, a member of the Association of Dental Implantology and the General Dental Council. John was born in August, 1957 in Pretoria, South Africa. He attended the St Martin's High School in Johannesburg. During his studies, he did an apprenticeship in Johannesburg under Jurgen Schoenitz, and passed his board exam in 1977. John opened his first laboratory in Pretoria in 1980 called Bridge Rite Laboratory and has successfully run his own laboratories in South Africa and the UK.
John emigrated to the UK and founded Bridge Rite Ceramics Ltd in 2005 in Rickmansworth. In that year, he was hand-picked in 2005 to be a member of the prestigious Oral Design Foundation. The Oral Design Foundation is an organization with 101 members, handpicked by world-renowned technician, Mr Willi Geller, for the quality of their work, their excellent skills and their ability to teach others how to produce work of the best standards. John was one of the lead organisers, who championed the staging of the Oral Design "London Symposium" where Mr Geller facilitated a hands-on Master Class attended by 68 participants, a record attendance for any Oral Design Master Class.