Choosing to make aesthetic improvements to your skin, hair and body is a big decision. Choosing the right treatment and practitioner is an even bigger one.

Discover Laser are proud to have helped thousands of people through this process. We are a doctor-led team with the newest and most effective technology at our fingertips. We provide the highest standard of care, are rigorously regulated by the Care Quality Commission and Ace Group Registered.

Our highly trained and experienced team will guide you through your treatment journey from start to finish and beyond.

Begin your journey today with a free, no obligation consultation
by calling 01282 420886 or using our online booking form 

We look forward to welcoming you to our clinic.

Meet our clinical team

Dr Jose Miguel Montero Garcia
Dr Jose Miguel Montero GarciaPrincipal Aesthetic Doctor - LMS (Granada, Spain), PGCCM (Leicester), MBCAM, MSc NSCI (UCLan)
Born in Almeria, Spain, Miguel has practised medicine in England since 1994. Initially working in North-West hospitals developing his surgical and medical skills, he then worked as a GP in Burnley for 11 years. Miguel combines his knowledge of surgery, medicine, skin health and laser technology in his role as our medical director and principal practitioner.

Miguel is a member of the European Laser Association, British Medical Laser Association, British Medical Acupuncture Society, British College of Aesthetic Medicine and the Primary Care Dermatology Society. He is the lead in CPD and one of only a few Doctors to hold a Post Graduate Diploma in Cosmetic Medicine from the University of Leicester and a MSc in Non-surgical Cosmetic Interventions from UCLan. He is currently studying a PGDip in Dermatology at Queen Mary University, London.

Miguel teachers Doctors, Nurses and Dentists on various aspects of Aesthetic Medicine; works closely with and presents for Lumenis, a world renown laser company; is a speaker at Aesthetic Medicine conferences worldwide; contributes to industry publications; and is an Appraiser and Mentor for BCAM.

Dr Joseph Novoa Libermann
Dr Joseph Novoa LibermannAesthetic Doctor - MD
Dr Joseph Novoa Libermann (Dr Novoa for short) has been practicing medicine since 2002 after obtaining his medical degree from U.P.A.E.P in Mexico. He has worked within Lancashire NHS as a GMC fully registered doctor and trained in General Practice.

Joseph completed his training in Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation and Aesthetic Medical Procedures under renowned plastic surgeon Dr Brad Herman in Miami Florida. For five years he worked as an Aesthetic Doctor in different parts of the world such as Mexico, USA and also aboard Celebrity Cruise Ships, such as Infinity and Equinox. He joined the Discover Laser team in 2016.

He is a member of the Primary Care Dermatology Society and dermoscopy trained.

As well as a native Spanish tongue, the other thing he and Miguel have in common, is their philosophy to always provide natural looking results.

Deborah Connolly
Deborah ConnollyAesthetic Nurse
Deborah lives in Burnley with her husband Steve who is operations director for Discover Laser, continuing the family oriented nature of the company that contributes so well to its success.

Deborah joined us as an Aesthetic Nurse in December 2012 and is now lead practitioner in Laser Hair Removal and Electrolysis.

Deborah is well known in the Burnley area, thanks to over 30 years of dedicated service as a community nurse. She has been involved with Discover Laser since its inception in 2008, attending training and events to learn treatment skills and extend her knowledge of skin and hair function.

Patients can be assured of her kind and understanding nature and benefit from her extensive experience and attention to detail.

Sarah-Jane Connolly
Sarah-Jane ConnollyAesthetic Therapist
Sarah lives in Burnley with her son and joined Discover Laser in 2010 as Patient Co-ordinator. She is a familiar face to many of our long-term patients.

Her interest in all things skin quickly developed and in 2011 she achieved a Diploma in Anti-Ageing from Stonebridge College and ‘Core of knowledge’ in lasers and light therapies.

Keen to develop her skills as a therapist, Sarah undertook a Level 4 VTCT qualification in Lasers and Light Therapies, qualifying with distinction in March 2015.

Sarah has also received mineral makeup training at Harley Street Skin in London under tutelage of Kathy Costello. Her natural ability to understand the needs of individuals allows her to help patients with their skincare and makeup needs.

Catherine Fraser
Catherine FraserAesthetic Therapist
Catherine was born in Blackburn and has 2 daughters. She joined Discover Laser in 2015, bringing with her a wealth of experience from over 25 years as a beauty therapist in Burnley and the surrounding area.

As a qualified Reflexologist, Reiki practitioner and teacher of beauty therapy, her patients appreciate her breadth of knowledge and enjoy her holistic approach to treatment.

With a ‘Core of Knowledge’ in lasers and light therapies and with her excellent knowledge of skin and hair, she is a key practitioner in our laser hair removal team.

Meet our operations team

Gill Montero
Gill MonteroClinic Director
Originally from Bury, Gill has lived in the local area since 1984. Married to Miguel since 2000, she has been instrumental in developing Miguel’s vision.

Gill is Clinic Director and is responsible for Finance, Marketing and Business Strategy. She has over 30 years experience in commercial and financial management and brings a wealth of experience and expertise.

Gill holds the Core of Knowledge in the use of lasers and is actively involved in the day to day functioning of the clinic, helping with the smooth running of the business and facilitating the work of the clinicians.

Carol Alderson
Carol AldersonPatient Co-ordinator
Carol keeps the entire Discover Laser Team organised and does an amazing job of looking our patients. Originally from Burnley, she now lives in Whalley with her husband and three children.

Carol brings with her a wealth of experience in patient focus and patient care, from over ten years as Consulting Suite Administrator at Gisburne Park Hospital. She ensures our patients are looked after at each stage of their journey with us.

With her love of keeping fit, she’s also a familiar face in the Crow Wood gym.

Steve Connolly
Steve ConnollyOperations Director
Originating from Oldham, Steve has lived in Burnley since 1985. Steve’s previous experience of 9 years in the service industry ensures that the clinic focuses on service and sound operational practices, complementing Miguel’s clinical lead.

Steve has qualifications in Laser Core of Knowledge, First Aid, Health and Safety, Hygiene and Computing. Steve is married to Deborah and has 2 daughters and 2 grand-children.

Steve, Miguel and Gill have a long standing friendship and put their mutual respect and enjoyment of each other’s company to form a strong working partnership.

“…thank you for all your knowledge, expertise and help. I have been to many clinics over the years but you have made me feel so much better about myself, which I have not felt before.”

Discover Laser Patient, Preston

“I have travelled an 8 hour round trip to be treated at Discover Laser because of Dr Montero’s expertise in his field and technology he uses…I am seeing results I haven’t with other doctors and dermatologists.”

Discover Laser Patient, London

“After spending considerable time, effort and money at other so-called laser specialists with no results, after only a few treatments my concerns are no longer a problem.”

Discover Laser Patient, Burnley

“Dr Miguel has achieved a fantastic natural result for me… My friends say that I look younger and healthier.”

Discover Laser Patient, Burnley

“I would recommend Discover Laser without any problem, especially to anyone thinking of having a treatment for the first time and is afraid of looking ‘unnatural’. Dr Montero allows you to leave looking just like YOU, only better!”

Discover Laser Patient, Newton-Le-Willows

“Thank you very much for the wonderful treatment I received in your lovely and relaxing surroundings.
Your knowledge and experience meant all my wishes were surpassed…”

Discover Laser Patient, Burnley

“When I first went to Discover Laser for facial hair removal I was very nervous with no confidence.
What a life changing experience from start to finish – the whole team have been amazing.”

Discover Laser Patient, Burnley

“…thank you for all your knowledge, expertise and help. I have been to many clinics over the years but you have made me feel so much better about myself, which I have not felt before.”

Discover Laser Patient, Preston

“I have travelled an 8 hour round trip to be treated at Discover Laser because of Dr Montero’s expertise in his field and technology he uses…I am seeing results I haven’t with other doctors and dermatologists.”

Discover Laser Patient, London

“After spending considerable time, effort and money at other so-called laser specialists with no results, after only a few treatments my concerns are no longer a problem.”

Discover Laser Patient, Burnley

“Dr Miguel has achieved a fantastic natural result for me… My friends say that I look younger and healthier.”

Discover Laser Patient, Burnley

“I would recommend Discover Laser without any problem, especially to anyone thinking of having a treatment for the first time and is afraid of looking ‘unnatural’. Dr Montero allows you to leave looking just like YOU, only better!”

Discover Laser Patient, Newton-Le-Willows

“Thank you very much for the wonderful treatment I received in your lovely and relaxing surroundings.
Your knowledge and experience meant all my wishes were surpassed…”

Discover Laser Patient, Burnley

“When I first went to Discover Laser for facial hair removal I was very nervous with no confidence.
What a life changing experience from start to finish – the whole team have been amazing.”

Discover Laser Patient, Burnley