Biography

Dr Simon John Symonds Chard BDS(Hons) BSc(Hons) qualified with Honours from King’s College London Dental Institute; he was awarded the prestigious Academy of Operative Dentistry Award given to the top student in the year for clinical dentistry, as well as receiving awards for root canal therapy and aesthetic dentistry.

Simon is a full member of the British Academy of Cosmetic dentistry (BACD) where he is the chairman of the young membership committee. This enables him to always stay up to date with the latest advancements in aesthetic dentistry as well as shaping the future of the profession in the UK. What does this mean to you? It means Simon is perfectly placed to help you achieve the smile you have always dreamed of, no more hiding your smile in photos!

Simon is passionate about his profession and since qualifying has undertaken extensive postgraduate education in the field of minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry including completion of a 1 year advanced aesthetic course with the renowned dentist Dr Chris Orr, as well as being a certified provider of adult orthodontics using Invisalign clear aligners and Inman Aligner. This advanced training allows Simon to provide the beautiful smiles his patients desire whilst always maintaining as much natural tooth as possible.

Simon also finds time to lecture to other dentists nationally on the use dental photography as well as the advanced technique of CEREC dentistry – a state of the art technology designed to provide aesthetic porcelain veneers, crowns and bridges in 1 visit.

Simon lives in Twickenham Green with his wife Meghan who is also a dentist! Outside of work Simon enjoys keeping fit as well as being a keen photographer, snowboarder and scuba diver.