A highly qualified and specialist team
Burgess Diagnostics has built its reputation by providing consistently high standards of MRI and CT scanning to the veterinary sector.
Over the years, we have brought together some of the most experienced and talented veterinary radiographers in the world. No matter what your imaging needs may be, our highly qualified and specialist team will deliver a quality service every time.
Rick Schoeman, Managing Director
Rick's role is to lead the Burgess Diagnostics team and establish them as the UK's leading provider of mobile imaging services. He is a trained finance professional and gained significant commercial and corporate experience in the healthcare IT sector. Having recently joined the team, Rick will be using his commercial experience to grow not only Burgess Diagnostics but the businesses of our customers and strategic partners too. Rick firmly believes in collaboration and along with the team will be working closely with our customers and suppliers.
Gill LeMasonry, Sales & Marketing Director
Gill has over 20 years’ experience working in a healthcare environment within diagnostic services, in both the human healthcare and veterinary sectors. Her primary focus is to work closely with our sites helping to deliver a high quality service and grow our business model. With her valuable experience in Sales, Training and Account Management, Gill can offer advice and support on Marketing and CPD events.
Mark Harris, Operations Director
Mark joined the team in January 2019 after 34 years in the Armed Forces followed by 8 years in Facilities Management. He has been appointed as the Operations Director involving himself in all aspects of the business, looking at improving the experience for our clients, working with our suppliers and looking after our front line teams. He brings a wealth of experience in leadership and management and is a real enthusiastic team player.
Debbie Hudson, Accounts Manager
Debbie has extensive experience of Customer Service and Accounts Management, initially gained in the Hotel & Catering industry and latterly within the Veterinary sector. She has developed and facilitated a number of customer care training courses during her career. She is a qualified Bookkeeper in Sage and has a NVQ D32/D33 in Customer Care Training and Coaching.Debbie joined Burgess Diagnostics in May 2008 and in her role as Accounts Manager her responsibilities include invoicing, general enquiries and providing management accounts reports to the management team.
Ian Elliott, MRI Clinical Lead
Ian has over 20 years’ experience in cross sectional imaging and leads our MRI service. He also delivers lectures both in-house and to the wider veterinary profession and contributes significantly to continuous professional development (CPD) to the benefit of the staff at Burgess Diagnostics. Ian also co-authored the Handbook of Small Animal MRI, a veterinary textbook and with his wealth of experience and expertise, can always offer specialist advice and support.
Donna Smyth, CT Clinical Lead
Donna is qualified in both MRI and CT scanning, and leads our CT service which she developed in conjunction with a number of our key veterinary centres. She has 14 years' experience in both the human healthcare and veterinary sectors, and acts as our health and safety co-ordinator across the company. Donna also gives talks to nursing staff, covering the safety aspects of MRI and the imaging principals employed in both the MRI and CT modalities.