GDC number: 71911
MOrth 2002, MSc Lond 2001, FDS Royal College of Surgeons Of England 1999, BDS University of Sheffield 1996
Helen has treated thousands of patients with various braces and functional appliances. She is also qualified to provide Incognito and Invisalign systems.
Helen qualified as a dentist in 1996 with honours and an overall distinction in her final exams at Sheffield University. After a year in general dental practice, she spent two years working as a senior house officer in oral and maxillofacial surgery and orthodontics.
She then started her postgraduate orthodontic degree at the Royal London Hospital in 1999, winning the British Orthodontic Society BOTLA award for her planned research. She gained her MSc in Orthodontics from the University of London with distinctions in research, written and clinical work.
Helen was awarded her Royal College of Surgeons Membership in Orthodontics in 2002 and has spent the majority of her career as an orthodontist in both NHS and private practice.
She’s qualified to provide many types of discreet teeth straightening such as Incognito braces and the Invisalign system. She also offers treatment with functional appliances that help minimise the need for tooth extractions.
Helen’s research into obstructive sleep apnoea was published in the European Journal of Orthodontics in 2003.
GDC number: 80576
BDS Newcastle University 2002, MSc (Lon), MOrth RCS (Edin) 2007, MFDS RCS (Eng)
Elaine is a specialist orthodontist with almost 20 years’ experience in NHS and private practice. She is a certified Invisalign and Incognito practitioner and has a calm, reassuring approach with children and adults.
Elaine studied dentistry at Newcastle Dental School, where she qualified with merit in 2002. In the five years following, Elaine gained experience in a range of dental specialties (in practice and hospital) before completing her master’s degree, focusing on the treatment of nervous patients.
In 2007, Elaine embarked on a three-year orthodontic training programme at King’s College London, completing her master’s with merit and achieving her Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.
Elaine is now a registered specialist in orthodontics with the General Dental Council (GDC) and is a member of the British Orthodontic Society (BOS). Her research into smile attractiveness has been published in the American Journal of Orthodontics.
Her background in management of nervous patients helps reassure both children and adults, and she takes the time to listen to their concerns. Elaine is based at our practice on Mondays, alternate Wednesdays and Fridays.
GDC number: 71415
FDS(Orth) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2006, MOrth Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2004, MSc Lond 2003, FDS Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2000, BDS University of Wales 1996
Mark is a specialist orthodontist and also works as a consultant. He has a particular interest in joint orthognathic surgery and restoration.
Mark studied dentistry at Cardiff University, then specialised as an orthodontist at King’s College Dental Hospital. This was followed by further training at the Eastman Dental Hospital, where he qualified as a consultant in 2006.
Mark divides his time between Total Orthodontics Beckenham and King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, where he works as a consultant orthodontist. He’s experienced in all forms of orthodontic treatment, including jaw surgery, joint restorative dentistry and sleep apnoea.
Mark is a member of the British Orthodontic Society and the British Lingual Orthodontic Society. He was also previously the chairperson of the Bromley British Dental Association Committee.
He’s actively engaged in orthodontic research and has supervised three MSc projects relating to patients’ expectations. These have been published in the Journal of Orthodontics.
GDC number: 147591
Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2013, NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2009, Verified competency in Dental Nursing
GDC number: 196277
Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy Royal College of Surgeons of England 2014, National Certificate NEBDN 2010
GDC number: 197017
Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2015, National Certificate NEBDN 2010
GDC number: 154483
Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2011, National Certificate NEBDN 2008
GDC number: 235251
NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2012
Lead Dental Nurse
GDC number: 293123
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2020
GDC number: 120877
Certificate of Proficiency in Dental Surgery Assisting NEBDN 1980
GDC number: 145674
National Certificate NEBDN 2003
GDC number: 248457
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2013
GDC number: 113202
Verified experience in Dental Nursing
GDC number: 242430
NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2011
GDC number: 272169
Diploma in Dental Nursing Level 3 QCF City & Guilds 2017
GDC number: 203408
NVQ L3 Dental Nursing & VRQ L3 Dental Nursing City & Guilds 2010, Level 3 Management
GDC number: 274580
Diploma in Dental Nursing level 3 QCF City and Guilds 2017
18 Beckenham Rd
Open 3 Saturdays and 1 Sunday per month.
Our practice is situated in the heart of Beckenham, opposite Kings London School. We’re a 10-minute walk from both Clock House and Beckenham Junction stations, and a five-minute walk from the bus stop for the numbers 227, 354 and 54. If you’re driving to us, there’s free parking on Hayne Road and Elm Road, which has restrictions from 10am-12pm. There’s also plenty of local pay and display parking available.Get directions on Google