Dr. Lon Clarke graduated in 1986 from Fairleigh Dickinson Dental School, New Jersey, USA. He is an American Board Certified General and Cosmetic Dentist and has many years’ experience in Dental Implants. In 1991 he became one of the first dentists to place dental implants in the English speaking Caribbean and has subsequently trained numerous dentist across the region.
Dr. Clarke is an active member of the Barbados Dental Association, the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Academy of Osseo integration and the International Congress of Oral Implantologist.
He attends international conferences annually to maintain. current knowledge in his field and as such has positioned himself on. the cutting edge in dentistry, providing the latest procedures and uses the most advanced technology in his practice.
Dr. Clarke is the father of four children Damani, Alana, Jason and Christian.
His hobbies include reading, mountain biking, triathlon and swimming. He has represented Barbados in competitive swimming at the Commonwealth Games, Pan American Games and the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles.
Certifications and Affiliations
- American-Board Certified
- International Congress of Oral Implantologists
- American Dental Association
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Dr. Lon Clarke received his pre-college education in Barbados before studying at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania, where he graduated with honors in 1992. He then studied dentistry at the prestigious Fairleigh Dickson School of Dentistry in New Jersey. He graduated from that institution in 1986. After completing his studies in the United States, Dr. Clarke participated in an internship at the University Hospital of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada. There he developed his surgical skill before briefly entering private practice in Canada. It wasn’t long, however, until Dr. Clarke decided it was time to return home to Barbados and, in 1998, he did just that. Today, Dr. Clarke is a premier cosmetic dentist operating out of Barbados and offering the latest treatments to patients throughout the Caribbean.