Advanced non-surgical facial aesthetics expert.

About Us

Dr Linea Strachan GDC- 101267

Dr Linea Strachan DMD, is a highly skilled, experienced and award winning medical facial aesthetic practitioner. Dr Linea Strachan found Dr Linea Medical in 2017, is a registered CQC provider and manager of her flagship clinic in Ipswich, as well as holding regular clinics in Norwich and Bury St Edmunds.

Dr Linea Strachan DMD, a dentistry graduate since 2003, began to specialise in non-surgical facial aesthetics in 2007, receiving training from the best practitioners in the industry. Continually looking to expand her knowledge and develop her skills, Dr Linea attends global facial aesthetics conferences and is highly respected within the industry.

In 2017, Dr Linea decided to pack away her mirror and probe permanently to commit her work time to aesthetic medicine and launched Dr Linea Medical.

Dr Linea Medical Ipswich is our CQC regulated medical clinic offering regulated activities such as thread lifts, advanced toxin treatments and weight loss services as well as dermal filler treatments, medical grade skin care, medical laser treatments, and skin treatments.

Dr Linea also offers regular clinics in Norwich, Bury St Edmunds and Harley Street, London.

Just recently, Dr Linea was a finalists in the category of best non-surgical result at the Aesthetic awards

Using state of the art technology and techniques in non-surgical facial aesthetic procedures to help you achieve your goals and expectations.

Dr Linea prides herself on listening to her patient’s needs, offering treatment options and advising on the best way to successfully achieve the best results for her patients. With a wealth of medical knowledge, and understanding of facial anatomy Dr Linea has mastered the art of natural rejuvenation, using the highest quality products.

For two years Dr Linea was a Teoxane UK VIP trainer for dermal fillers (only one of three in London and the South East) teaching other doctors, dentists, surgeons and aesthetic nurses her advanced techniques and is now an Ambassador for Vivacy also providing training and teaching for other medical practitioners using the Stylage dermal filler range.

In her spare time, Dr Linea loves spending time with her two beautiful horses and 5 dogs, 2 french bulldogs and 3 chiu, long walks followed by some good food, and travelling.

Shantel Noble – NMC

Shantel Noble is a registered nurse and qualified in 2016. She has a level 7 (masters equivalent) in non-surgical aesthetic medicine and is a member of the British Association of Cosmetic Nurses. Shantel is also part time clinical trainer, teaching doctors, dentists and nurses foundation day injectables in London once a week, trying to raise the standards within the aesthetic industry and convey fundamental ethical principles.
She is also currently studying for her independent prescribers qualification and has under taken course with Dr Linea herself to master safe cannula technique.

Shantel's special interest is Skin and offers skin consultations at our Ipswich clinic. She offers medical grade skin case as well as medical grade advanced facials, micro-needling, LED therapy and Aerolase treatments, including Acne treatments, pigmentation, skin tightening, and hair removal
As well as skin treatments, Shantel is also able to provide Facial aesthetic treatments, including rejuventation and prevention injections, and Profhilo.

Her passionate is to achieve natural but highly effective results, restoring and tweaking to exceed patient expectations.
Shantel strongly believes Cosmetic dermatology treatments and topical medical grade skin care compliment all facial injectables are the foundation for all facial aesthetics. She aims to improve skin health and appearance using her expertise and various skin modalities. Shantel always emphasises that skin is a journey and a commitment but one that can significantly improve self esteem, well-being and importantly the health of the largest organ of our body.

Nicola Child – GDC 166661

Nicola has been Clinic manager at Dr Linea Medical from the very beginning in 2018. Qualified as a Dental Nurse in 2007 and has worked in both NHS and Private dental clinics. She was Dr Linea’s dental nurse when working ay A&L clinics so has many years of experience working within aesthetics.
Nicola enjoys family time with her husband, 2 girls and 2 cats, socialising with her friends, and loves football supporting Ipswich Town.

Jane Hatchard

Jane joined Dr Linea Medical in 2020 and has taken a keen interest in marketing and social media, and enjoys getting creative with content for our social media platforms. She also assists our patients with any enquiries and bookings, as well as our practitioners in clinic. Jane enjoys spending her time with her partner and daughter, renovating her house and socialising with her friends.

Holly Giles

Holly joined the Dr Linea Medical team in December 2021 to help front of house and also assisting our practitioners with treatments. With Holly’s experience from working within the NHS previously, she also assists with administration and compliance. Holly has also qualified recently as a Reflexologist and will be offering Reflexology treatments at the clinic very soon. In her spare time, Holly enjoys spending time with her husband and two girls, going to cinema and socialising with friends.

Gabriella Lake

Gabby joined Dr Linea Medical May 2022, she is enjoying learning about the aesthetics industry and loves ensuring our patients have a positive and enjoyable experience whilst at the clinic. You may also see Gabby working with the team at A&L clinics assisting the dentists and on reception as Gabby is also a qualified Dental nurse. In the future, Gabby is keen to further her skills and qualifications within dentistry Gabby loves spending time with her family and nephews, hosting dinner parties, and going out with her friends.