Highland Dental Technologies

engineering the perfect smile

Highland Dental Technologies is located in the basement floor of 3 Gordon Terrace in Inverness city centre. We share the building with the Scottish Labour MSPs and Scotnet computer firm. 


We have a separate clinical room to be able to see patients from dental practices in private and a waiting area with tea and coffee facilities, although The Redcliffe hotel is adjacent to us if preferred.


There is a pay and display car park available at the front of the building or we can arrange a free parking space at the back of the building if you call us prior to arrival.

Steven Hutchison, Director

Laboratory Manager

MSc DipPS (maxfac) MIMPT

GDC no 117396

IMPT no 448

Steven Qualified as a Dental Technician in Edinburgh in 1996 and has had a varied career including 10 years in the army and 6 years as a Reconstructive Scientist in Raigmore Hospital. A current member of the Dental Technologists Association and the Maxillo-Facial Institute he likes to keep up to date by attending dentistry shows and training courses. He enjoys cycling and spending time with his family.

Emma Hutchison, Director,

Laboratory Administrative Manager

RDH, GDC no 5896


Emma is Stevens wife and is also a qualified dental hygienist. When in the Laboratory she helps out with the basic Dental Technology tasks and is the HDT Administration Manager. She is an artist in her spare time and enjoys spending time with the family trying to learn how to ski in the winter and enjoying the sunny highlands in the summer.

Siobhan Sellar 

Trainee Dental Technician


Siobhan is our Apprentice Dental Technician and started with us in 2014. She is currently studying on the course in Aberdeen to become a GDC qualified Dental Technician. As she is from Newtonmore she loves the winter season at Aviemore as a snowboarder and until recently worked in the mountain cafe. She has just become a parent to her new puppy called Roshie so is busy at weekends taking him for mountain walks in the area.

Why us?

Stephanie Keenan

RDT GDC Number 137995


Stephanie is our newest member of the team, joining us in September 2017; and specialises in Prosthetics. She lives in Lhanbryde, Moray with her husband Graeme and Labrador Eddie. In her spare time she loves walking Eddie and all textile based crafts. She also has a motorbike passion owning a Triumph Bonneville called Bobbie!! Her ambitions are to learn more about implant dentistry and Flexible Dentures.

Steven Hutchison, director of Highland Dental Technologies started his career over 20 years ago as a trainee specialising in dentures and crown and bridge. He later went on to join the teaching hospital in Glasgow where he gained an advanced qualifications in prosthodontics. Steven then joined the Royal Army Dental Corps for 11 years which allowed him to return to university to qualify in Clinical Maxillofacial Prosthetics (Reconstructive Sciences) and gain a Masters Degree in Dental Technology.  He carried out the role as Reconstructive Scientist in Raigmore Hospital in Inverness until 2014 when he decided to leave to open Highland Dental Technologies.


Highland Dental Technologies, although not a new service to local dentists, became a full time laboratory in August 2014 and is a multi skilled laboratory where quality is the focus. Steven is planning on delivering digital technology soon which includes scanning, milling and 3D printing to the Highlands and beyond.

At Highland Dental Technologies we are focused on providing dental and maxillofacial services with the highest levels of customer satisfaction & we will do everything we can to meet your expectations. 


The laboratory is MHRA registered and Steven is also a member of the Dental Technicians Association and the Institute of Maxillofacial Prosthetics.


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