Aesthetic Dental of Barbados

Meet Dr. Clarke & Dental Team in Barbados

 

Dr. Lon Clarke

Aesthetic Dental Barbados - Dr. Lon ClarkeDr. 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.

 

Emaildr.lclarke@aestheticdental.bb

Dr. Carol Belgrave

Aesthetic Dental Barbados - Dr. Carol Belgrave

Dr. Carol Belgrave first came to Aesthetic Dental as a patient and then by working with Dr. Clarke and his staff during the holidays. During this time, Dr. Clarke encouraged Dr. Belgrave to follow her dream of becoming a dentist.  Dr. Belgrave has now completed 8 successful years as an Associate with Aesthetic Dental. She is very happy in her chosen career and is pleased that she is now able to offer a full range of services — as a general and cosmetic dentist — to individuals from Barbados, Trinidad, and the Eastern Caribbean.

Dr. Belgrave received her bachelor's degree with honors in biology before graduating from dental school in 2002. During her studies, she worked as a part time lecturer. Dr. Belgrave has also taken part in orthodontic research projects, which resulted in the publication of orthodontic posters and papers. Dr. Belgrave is currently in the process of analyzing orthodontic research data for publication. She is dedicated to public health issues and has volunteered her expertise to help provide the community with dental health information. Her general love for the community has prompted her to become a member of the local chapter of the internationally known service club Rotary. As a Rotarian she leads and participates in numerous community activities to assist the disabled, the underprivileged, seniors and the youth. 

Dr. Belgrave is an avid reader. She also enjoys water sports, traveling, and spending time with her beloved dog, Mozzarella.

 

Emaildr.cbelgrave@aestheticdental.bb

Dr. Ramón Harvey

Aesthetic Dental Barbados - Dr. Ramón Harvey BSc. (Hon), DDS

Born in Trinidad, Dr. Ramón Harvey relocated with his family to the beautiful island of Barbados at the age of two. He attended the St. Gabriel's Primary School, where he earned acceptance to Harrison College. During his tenure at Harrison College, Dr. Harvey represented his school in several capacities including Track & Field and swimming. He has also represented Barbados in swimming, earning several national medals.

Upon completing secondary school, Dr. Harvey was awarded a scholarship and pursued a degree in Biology at Howard University, Washington D.C. where he soon earned his BSc (Hons.). Dr. Harvey continued his swimming as a member of the Howard University Swimming Team. He continued his matriculation through to the Howard University College of Dentistry. It is here that he received his training and honed his skills as a proficient clinical, and community oriented dentist. 

Dr. Harvey subsequently returned to his native Barbados to practice his profession. Through his association with Aesthetic Dental, Dr. Harvey joins the long standing tradition of providing the gold standard of dental care to Barbadians, Caribbean Citizens and North Americans.

"Bright Smiles for a Bright Future"

 

Emaildr.rharvey@aestheticdental.bb

Jemma Richardson RDH

Aesthetic Dental Barbados - Dental Hygienist

An experienced dental hygienist, Jemma Richardson RDH, provides patients at Aesthetic Dental of Barbados with the highest standard of oral hygiene care. She interacts directly with patients to ensure a comfortable and informed visit.

Emailjrichardson@aestheticdental.bb

Merica Lewis - Senior Dental Assistant

Aesthetic Dental Barbados - Merica John - Dental AssistantMerica is the Senior Dental Assistant with Aesthetic Dental. Her interest in dentistry started when she joined the staff eight years ago. Merica has excelled in the field and is cherished today as a valued staff member.

Merica brings a caring nature to her chairside approach. She says, “My goal is to put you at ease during your visit, and I am proud to contribute to the exceptional quality of the dental treatment and I try to make every aspect of this treatment as comfortable as possible.”

This family oriented young lady is always eager to learn new dental procedures and technologies including Teeth Whitening. Having attended the Greater New York Dental Meeting, Merica is excited about participating in more conferences to further her knowledge and skills. She sees Aesthetic Dental as a family unit focused on superior Patient care and she readily assists with advice to patients after treatment.

Merica loves shopping, horse racing, exercising and helping others especially doing charitable work. She also enjoys spending quality time with her son.

Merica wants all patients to appreciate the importance of a healthy and beautiful smile!

 

Emailmlewis@aestheticdental.bb

Our Dental Assistants

Aesthetic Dental Barbados - Dental Assistants

The dedicated Assistants of Aesthetic Dental are ready and willing to make your experience a very pleasing one.

Front Desk

Aesthetic Dental Barbados - Didi Sawyer - Office Manager

Didi Sawyer and Sophia Greenidge make up the dynamic Team that handles the non-treatment side of Aesthetic Dental. They are both loyal, long standing team members. Didi’s focus is more on the administrative duties but will assist with and maintain contact with patients and suppliers. Sophia will more often than not be the first “official” voice and face of Aesthetic Dental. These charming young ladies ensure that all patients are booked, attended to and given the correct after care. This team adores meeting people of all ages and puts them at ease immediately.

Emaildsawyer@aestheticdental.bb