Image Dental Laboratory


Dental Implants

There were 2186 dental specialists in July 2009, or roughly 6.5 dental specialists per 100,000 people.
Canadian Dental Association

Dental Implants



Kerrie McGowan        Case Manager

As IDL's Case Manager, Kerrie assesses every case that enters IDL.  She and her team are responsible for ensuring that they arrive back at your office just as you expect them too and right on time. Every time. Her intiuative nature and no nonsese management style have exposed her to every department in the lab. With over 12 years at IDL she is a integral part of the "easy to do business with" mantra that we have.


Jennifer Fowler


Jennifer Fowler, R.D.T., LVI Master Technician
Porcelain Dept. Supervisor, IDL President

Jennifer received a uniquely in-depth education in all areas of the laboratory from early on, having been raised in the dental laboratory business. Always eager to further develop IDL’s existing skills, Jennifer is in constant pursuit of advanced techniques which takes her to, among other organizations, the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVI) to participate in courses engineered for dentists as well as specialty courses for technicians. She is a member of the CDTO, ADTO, NADL. Jennifer’s expertise in the area of full mouth rehabilitation ensures our dentists receive superior assistance with the creation of optimal treatment plans for complex reconstructive cases. Her skills encompass the perfect balance of aesthetic craftsmanship and technical precision.


Ali Khonsari



 Ali Khonsari, C.D.A. II, B.B.A.        Vice President
Ali regularly takes courses at the Las Vegas Institute because he believes it is important to keep informed of the latest developments in the dental technology field. He is also a certified level II dental assistant and a cabinet member of Georgian College’s new Centre For Health And Wellness. With his experience and strong grasp of the field to draw from, Ali designs innovative programming for IDL’s Continuing Education Centre. Ali’s primary focus is to ensure that every office receives the best care and service possible. He takes great pride in IDL’s staff and all of their accomplishments. Ali’s passion for improving the Barrie community is evident through his participation in local fundraising campaigns. He also enjoys organizing special events like IDL’s annual Blue Jays Day held every summer at the Rogers Centre (a great family outing).



Kevin Wauchope



Kevin Wauchope        General Manager

As general manager, Kevin leads the day-to-day operations of IDL. he brings over 25 years of experience in business development and team building along with an incredible track record for providing unparalleled customer service. He previously worked at Nobel Biocare. Though he was responsible for offering chair-side support and continuing education within his region, delivering measurable practice development strategies was always a mainstay tactic in developing his award winning region. Feeling personally responsible for each and every customer, "I did whatever I could to ensure the successful outcome of each case and felt fully invested in the result." Kevin envisions a day when the relationship between partner offices and Image Dental Laboratory will be effortless. How? A patient-centric focus and a commitment to all manner of quality every time – that's how.


Gordon McDowall



Gordon McDowall        Laboratory Manager
Gord brings over 35 years of management experience to his role with IDL, having owned and operated a successful laboratory and ran other large laboratories for multinationals. He also oversaw an in-house laboratory for a prominent prosthodontist. As a seasoned educator, training and mentoring constitutes much of Gord’s position. He worked with Nobel Biocare for a decade as the company’s Procera System Specialist which involved giving seminars and lectures across all of North America. Gord has also partnered with clinicians to spearhead study groups on case design and treatment planning. He graduated from George Brown College and later obtained his RDT.


Gerry Prescott



Gerry Prescott        Chrome Dept. Supervisor

Gerry started his career with IDL in 1981. His mastery over casting and designing partials is clearly evident in the solutions he constructs for each denture frame. His department shares a philosophy whereby “The only way to be truly happy in your work is to do it well.” With that in mind, Gerry is most proud of IDL’s attention to quality control; All laboratory technicians are proactive and feel personally responsible for each case. Apart from reading engaging novels, Gerry enjoys listening to blues and jazz.



Marie Mayo



Marie Mayo       Office Manager

As IDL’s Office Manager, Marie is able to provide any assistance regarding accounts, billing, purchasing, as well as general enquiries. Marie’s thoughtfulness and willingness to go above and beyond the call-of-duty never ceases to amaze our clients and IDL’s staff. She is enthusiastic for all manner of needlework; knitting, sewing, and crocheting are her creative outlets. Marie’s knitted dolls and table decor are true works of art. Among her other hidden talents is song writing.