Dental Clinic Tunbridge Wells


Cosmetic & Restorative Dentist: Oliver Harman

Qualifications: BDS (London) LDS RCS (England) Fellow BACD

GDC Reg. No. 57537

Oliver qualified from the Royal Dental Hospital, London in 1983. He has extensive experience in all aspects of cosmetic and general aesthetic dentistry and owned a successful private practice in Chesham Buckinghamshire until 2001. He was Lead Cosmetic dentist for Oasis Healthcare ltd (Dentics) between 2001 and 2011 when he opened The Harman Dental Clinic in Tunbridge Wells. He is also Cosmetic Consultant to Siluetti Plastic Surgery Hospital in Helsinki and the British Centre of Excellence in Dentistry, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

His cosmetic dental work can be seen on over a dozen episodes of Living TV’s Extreme Makeover UK, more than any other dentist. He regularly writes and lectures internationally on cosmetic and laser dentistry.

In 2010 Oliver became one of only two UK dentists to achieve the prestigious British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Fellowship Award (BACD). (Fellowship is an Award for Excellence in Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry judging the process and outcome of a wide range of actual cosmetic dental cases.)

He was a member of the Oasis Healthcare PLC Clinical Board (2005-2007) and was a member of the Oasis Healthcare Ltd Specialist Forum (2008-2011). He is also a Director of the BACD and is an accreditation examiner and a member of the Public Relations Committee.

Oliver now lives in Tunbridge Wells and in between his busy professional life he spends time with his partner Fiona and the four children they have between them. He enjoys skiing, golf, walking, house renovation and gardening.

Dental Nurse/Treatment Co-ordinator: Fiona Chester

Qualifications: Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing 2012 (City & Guilds London UK)

GDC Reg. No. 237135

Fiona is no stranger to Tunbridge Wells having grown up in Wateringbury. She was educated at Mayfield, the same school her daughter now attends and her son is currently sitting A levels at Tonbridge School. Fiona trained and qualified as a journalist with The Kent Messenger Group working all over the county. She went on to work in property after her children were born and only became involved in dentistry after meeting Dr Harman. As well as project managing the renovation of The Harman Dental Clinic and helping to set up and run the business Fiona works alongside Oliver as his nurse. Fiona is also a qualified Dental Surgery Assistant

Dental Technician: Stephen Rea

Qualifications: Dental Technology 1982 (City & Guilds London UK)

GDC Reg No: 154523

I have worked with Steve for almost 30 years in which time he has become one of the countries finest ceramists. He has a unique eye for form, design & colour. His a very humble and religious man who hand craft every stage of the productions of his crowns, bridges, & veneers often in the quite of the night. His work has been seen on TV’s Extreme Makeover UK and Ten Years Younger and regularly works for Royaty, Captains of Industry and International Supermodels. He also did the technical work on all my winning¬† Smile Awards Cases.