Excel Lasers Limited is a leading specialist supplier of medical laser products, services and technical support to the NHS, private hospitals, veterinarians and dentists.
The company was founded in 2012 by former Diomed engineers, who were responsible for the design and development of the Diomed D-series, Delta and AngioDynamics’ VenaCure laser systems, plus their associated optical fibres and sterile procedure kits.
Excel Lasers’ philosophy is based on open long-term relationships with our customers. We aim to be approachable, flexible and committed to meeting your requirements. We want to earn our clients’ trust, so that our on-going business is based on common goals that benefit everyone. Our commitment is to provide you with the best possible service, keeping you informed of progress and delivering on our promises.
Meet the Team
The people at Excel Lasers have great experience of laser systems and more besides. Here we are:
Steve Hayden heads up Sales & Marketing at Excel Lasers, with particular expertise in applications for Laser Therapy and Air Plasma, as well as Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA). Steve is an engineer by training and has worked in medical devices since 2000, with Diomed and AngioDynamics. As well as the design of medical capital equipment, he has considerable knowledge in the development and packaging of sterile disposables. Previous experience includes communication equipment, mainframe peripherals, electric vehicles and high-end audio products.
David Flood looks after Operations at Excel Lasers and is a specialist in applications of lasers in veterinary surgery, particularly sarcoids and upper airway treatments. David has worked with optics and lasers for over thirty years and was responsible for developing the optical systems in AngioDynamics’ laser products. Previously he worked in the contact lens industry, being fully qualified in their manufacture and working with ophthalmic practitioners throughout Europe. David is a laser safety specialist and has set up and run production systems for laser optics and medical-grade fibre optics.
Ken MacKinnon is the Business Development consultant at Excel Lasers for our veterinary arm. Ken joined the team in 2018 and has been working in the Veterinary Market for nearly 20 years. For five years he ran his own small business, Vets Choice Ltd, selling veterinary consumables. Ken has a wide experience across the veterinary sector in Equine and Companion Animals and working with the independent and corporate sectors in both capital and consumable sales.