About our team
Dr Simon Ravichandran MBChB.MRCS
Mr Simon Ravichandran MBChB.MRCS is a Key Opinion Leader in Aesthetic Medicine, Specialising in non-surgical facial rejuvenation with Botox, Dermal Fillers, Thread Lifts, chemical peel, PRP and lasers. Originally Simon trained as an ear, nose and throat surgeon and worked as a speciality doctor in the Lanarkshire Hospitals Trust until 2016, when he retired from NHS practice to commit himself full time to the development of aesthetic medicine. He co-founded the Clinetix Medispa group in 2010 and is the founder and chairman of the Association of Scottish Aesthetic Practitioners. He is an internationally recognised lecturer and educator of aesthetic medicine, known for his enthusiasm and passion when teaching. He has lectured and demonstrated in North America, South America and throughout Europe and the UK. Dr Simon Ravichandran and his wife Dr Emma Ravichandran run the Aesthetic Training Academy (ATA Glasgow) which runs a series of courses in Aesthetic Medicine for Doctors, Dentists and Nurses to develop their skills and knowledge. Simon’s passion is innovative non-surgical aesthetic medicine and he has been developing an approach to rejuvenation using combination treatments to achieve outstanding aesthetic results with minimal downtime. Simon is steadfast in his opinion that aesthetic medicine should be used to improve quality of life by creating natural looking aesthetic outcomes.
Dr Emma Ravichandran BDS.MFDS
Dr Emma Ravichandran BDS.MFDS, the multi-award winning aesthetic medicine specialist, is co-founder of the Clinetix Medispa group, the Association of Aesthetic Practitioners (ASAP) and the Aesthetic Training Academy (ATA). With a background in paediatric dentistry and 12 years of excellence in Aesthetic Medicine, Emma possesses a peerless range of expertise and achievements.
Since its inception in 2009, Clinetix has progressed to become one of the world’s most ethical, pioneering and patient-focused clinical groups. Emma’s reputation and dedication to the highest standards in practice have led to guest lecturing, at venues such as the RCS (London & Scotland), Key Opinion Leader roles, and articles in a wide range of publications. All these activities have promoted and shared the safe and effective application of the latest aesthetic techniques and products.
In 2018, Emma was honoured with the award of Medical Practitioner of the Year at the prestigious MyFaceMyBody Awards. Emma previously achieved renown as Aesthetic Dentist of the Year and, with her co-founder and team, as Best Clinic Scotland at the Aesthetic Awards. Recognition also came in 2017, when the ATA became the only HIS regulated service of its kind.
Following the foundation of the ASAP in 2009, Emma has assisted in the development of countless numbers of practitioners, via online forums and annual conferences. Throughout the many strands of her professional life, Emma places the ultimate benefits to patients at the heart of all her professional and clinical decisions.
Emma prides herself on the development of the Clinetix team and appreciates the importance of individually tailored staff progression and constructive team building in achieving the aim of genuinely patient-centred care. As a responsible business owner, Emma ensures Clinetix is an outward facing organisation and Clinetix is known as an avid supporter of local charitable and sporting events.
Dr Penny Thomas B.D.S.
Penny graduated from the Glasgow Dental School and Hospital in 1998, and has since had extensive experience in both NHS and private practices. With a medical degree specialising in the head, neck and face region, it was a natural step for her to develop an affinity with aesthetics.
Further specialist training in a range of procedures enabled Penny to develop a real passion for aesthetic medicine. She has a natural eye for revitalising and refreshing facial areas, to give a fresh appearance without creating an expressionless look.
Penny is registered with the General Dental Council and constantly devleops her aesthetic skills so she can always offer you the latest and most effective treatments. Penny has an excellent manner with people and through her dentistry experience is able to treat even the most nervous patients sympathetically. She is always professional, completely discreet, and works to the strict standards of hygiene that you would expect from someone with a clinical background.
Penny’s combination of qualifications and friendly, relaxed manner means that you can expect excellent results, delivered in a relaxing and comfortable way.
Lynsey is a skilled Aesthetic Practitioner and an Advanced Practice Nurse. She will be performing injectable treatments, such as muscle relaxing injections and fillers, for our patients. Initially training in aesthetics in 2016, Lynsey has a true passion for aesthetics. Previously she has worked as a Grampian Dystonia Specialist Nurse, where Botulinum Toxin is used treat this movement disorder. She enjoys the ever evolving evidence-based nature of aesthetics, and is delighted to be part of the Clinetix team.
Saoirse is our specialist Skincare Therapist and is a Senior Beauty Therapist with many years of experience. Saoirse carries out a range of treatments including Environ Ionzyme Facials, Medical Microdermabrasion, Agera Rx Skin Peels and Velashape treatments. She also provides expert advice in the use of the Environ Skincare and Jane Iredale Mineral Make-up ranges available at the clinic.
Joanne is our Front of House Receptionist, making sure your appointment and the administration of your care is handled efficiently and always with a smile. Joanne takes care of all bookings and transactions. She is here to help you have a smooth and enjoyable experience at the clinic.
Front of House
Our Clinical Manager, Mara, is responsible for the day-to-day running of the clinic. She supports the clinical team to deliver the best possible experience and treatment to our clients. Mara also has a role in Strategic Marketing to help build the Clinetix brand, and assist the company to become the most trusted, admired, innovative and respected aesthetic clinic in the world.
Clinical Manager / Strategic Marketing