dentistry and facial aesthetics
Dr Timothy Eldridge BDS (UK)
GDC No. 73015
Since qualifying in Dentistry from Birmingham University, UK, Dr Tim Eldridge has gained a wealth of experience in multidisciplinary practices. Early in his career Tim learned from leading clinicians how to integrate and implement non-surgical cosmetic treatments into the dental practice.
In 2009 Tim, along with his wife Lydia, founded myFACE dentistry and facial aesthetics in Cheltenham, and is the principal dentist. Today Tim spends the majority of his time in practice combining non-surgical treatments with cosmetic dentistry.
Being a full member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Tim keeps up to date with the latest techniques. Currently Tim is chairman of CODE and is their facial aesthetics trainer and lecturer. Over the past few years Tim has trained hundreds of Dentists, Doctors, Therapists, Hygienists and registered medical nurses in this field. He has also lectured in facial aesthetics on some of the leading dental restorative courses, and has written articles for the dental press.
Lydia Eldridge DIP DH, DIP DT (UK). Cert Med Ed FHEA
GDC No. 6137
Lydia is the practice owner and principal dental therapist at myFACE. She is also a clinical tutor for dental therapists and hygienists at Birmingham Dental Hospital, and lectures at degree level. Lydia has completed her Certificate in Medical Education and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. She is currently studying for the diploma level in Medical Education.
Lydia enjoys all aspects of her work and has interests in prevention and plaque control as well as facial aesthetics. Lydia regularly attends courses to keep up to date and helps teach facial aesthetics with her husband Tim. Lydia performs most routine dental treatments including tooth whitening.
GDC No. 2657
Jane is a hygienist at myFACE. Jane has many years' experience as a dental professional and is a part time member of our team. She qualified at University Hospital of Wales in 1983 since when she has attended regular courses lectures and seminars to ensure she is up to date with the latest developments. Jane has a keen interest in prevention and in tooth whitening.
In her spare time Jane enjoys spending time with her family and walking their two dogs.
Nicola Webb BA (Hons)
With a background in Customer Services, Nicola has previously worked in both NHS and private medical environments. Nicola is keen to spread the word about myFACE and the services that we provide. She would love to hear from you with any feedback you have about your treatment or day to day running of the practice.
Nicola also has a degree in Modern Languages and a Level 4 Management Qualification. She enjoys days out with her husband, children and (venue permitting) their dog.
Head Dental Nurse RDN
GDC No: 247460
Charlotte qualified as a dental nurse in 2013. Charlotte enjoys working directly with patients and attends regular courses to keep up to date.
In her spare time, Charlotte enjoys cooking, reading, going to the cinema and socialising with friends.
Charlotte is a full time member of the myFACE team.
Dental Nurse RDN
GDC No. 253892
Nicole qualified as a Dental Nurse in June 2014. As her career progresses here at myFACE, she is keen to add to her qualifications in areas such as oral health education.
In her spare time, Nicole enjoys running, wakeboarding and cycling.
Nicole is a full time member of the myFACE team.
Trainee Apprentice Dental Nurse
After completing AS levels in Media, Psychology and Sociology, Imogen joined myFACE as an Apprentice Dental Nurse. Imogen sees this as a first step into a long career in dentistry.
In her spare time Imogen likes to spend time with friends and family and also enjoys walks with her dog. She also likes swimming and has an interest in landscape photography.
Dr David Richards BDS (Manchester)
GDC No. 151779
David qualified in 2008 after which he practiced in Manchester for a number of years. Following relocation in 2012 to be closer to his family, David has been working in Hereford in general family practice. Although he provides a wide range of dental and facial aesthetic treatments including dental implants and orthodontics, David also offers sedation for those who are particularly nervous in the dental environment. He finds reintroducing such patients to regular dentistry particularly rewarding.
David enjoys country pursuits and helps out on his family farm when he is able. He is also a keen scuba diver and rugby fan.
Pet, companion and mascot
Teddy joined the team in 2014. He is studying hard at The Happy Dog Training Co where he has already gained the Silver award.
When he isn't running round the park, he can often be found sleeping, or looking adoringly at anyone who has food. Teddy has his own Twitter account. You can follow him @cheltenhamteddy.
Dr Sarah Moore BDS (Birm)
GDC No. 79908
Since qualifying in 2001, Sarah has worked in and around Gloucestershire and Worcestershire, splitting her time between practice and Gloucestershire Royal Hospital. With her expertise in orthodontics, Sarah works with us on selected dates caring for patients looking to straighten their teeth.
Sarah enjoys the great outdoors whatever the season, with a particular passion for snowboarding.
Linda has worked in dentistry for many years. Having started out as a dental nurse, she now enjoys meeting and greetig our patients on reception. She is a devoted Grandmother to three energetic children who keep her busy in her spare time. She also enjoys theatre trips and lunching with friends as well as gardening.