Great Britain

Richard Gidden 

 Oral Design London  

                Email :

 Dental Address : Birch Greenhills enterprise centre Tilford Surrey GU10 2DZ

                             United Kingdom 

  Phone number : +44 1252 794332  

        Cell Phone : +44 7788 977514           

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Biography sketch

Born March 1964

 Qualified in 1983 diploma in Dental technology from Cardiff Metropolitan University


Work resume:

 -1985-86 University of Otago Restorative Dept. NZ

 -1986-89 Senior Dental Technician at the Eastman Post Graduate Dental Hospital London

 -1987 Best Student award in Advanced Post Graduate Certificate in Crown and Bridgework London

 -1989 Set up in private practice in London’s West End.

 -1995 Founding member of British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry.

 -1996 Awarded Oral Design London

 -1995-97 Chairman of Harley Street Dental Technician’s study club.


On a few occasions, decided with clients, to enter National Dental Competitions – Won at each entry:

 -2011 Technician for the winner of multi disciplinary case and overall ‘All Category Winner’ UK Smile Awards for full upper

  implant case 

-2011 Technician category for veneer case of the year - Highly commended

 -2012 Won Aesthetic Technician of the year for a case done with Basil Mizrahi


Instrumental going forward in getting Dental Technicians fully recognised in their own right in all categories along side their dentist colleagues.  

 -2015 Winner of British Aesthetic Dentistry Awards - Smile Makeover category with Dr James Lee


Part time Lecturer at the Eastman Post Graduate Dental School for both Implant and Aesthetic course for Post Graduate dentists from 2009 - present


 List of publications 

-FMC Aesthetic dentistry magazine 2015

-FMC Aesthetic dentistry magazine 2012

-FMC Aesthetic dentistry magazine 2011 

List of presentations

-To dentists is communication

-The use of materials.

 List of hands-on courses 




Official Wimbledon Steward




Clinical case photos