CHRIS WEST BDS (Liverpool) FDS RCS (Eng) MScD (Wales) MOrth (Edin)

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    Specialist Orthodontist Registered with the General Dental Council (GDC #64753)

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    A Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of England

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    A Member of The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh

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    A Registered Invisalign Practitioner

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    The British Orthodontic Society

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    The American Association of Orthodontists

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    The World Federation of Orthodontists

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    The British Dental Association


Chris is a REGISTERED ORTHODONTIC SPECIALIST with the General Dental Council with over TWENTY TWO YEARS OF EXPERIENCE  in orthodontics and more than THIRTY in the dental profession.

Qualifying in Dentistry at Liverpool University in 1989.

Chris gained a Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 1995,

After completing his orthodontic specialist training in Cardiff Dental Hospital, Chris was granted admission to the Orthodontic Specialist List in 1999.

In 2000 Chris was awarded a Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, and gained an MScD in Orthodontics from the University of Wales, Cardiff in 2001.

Chris has also trained extensively abroad, including the Idea Institute in San Francisco and The Aarhus Dental School in Denmark.

In addition Chris has lectured at a national level and is a published author of journal articles.

Chris West

Chris has worked as an orthodontist and dentist in the UK and overses, in university, hospital and specialist practice services.

Chris has provided treatment in all aspects of orthodontics for adult and younger patients, including inter-disciplinary cases involving restorative dentistry and maxillo-facial surgery.

Christ works closely with other specialist locally including; Rob Adams, Lawrence Aitken, Martin Ashley, Sanjeev Bhanderi and Phillip Greene.

Chris provides bespoke orthodontic therapy for patients from eight to over eighty years of age.

Needless to say, the earlier treatment starts, the less likelihood that teeth may have to be extracted.

Patients in their golden years can also benefit immensely from Chris’ skills. It’s never too late to re-establish a beautiful smile!

Chris is highly specialised in providing invisible solutions with Clear Braces and Invisalign systems.

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“I cannot express how pleased I am with my smile! Chris is professional, dependable, conscientious, courteous and very dedicated. Providing an excellent service where he and his staff were always welcoming and put me at ease! An overall pleasurable experience with amazing results. Thank you!”


“Very friendly orthodontist. Rang to sort out my permanent retainer which had started to wear out after about 10 years, saw me as a new patient 2 hours later. Really don't like getting work done on my teeth but he made me feel very relaxed. Overall a much better experience than what I had with my previous orthodontist. Would definitely recommend.”

Henry Newbery

“Amazing orthodontics with friendly staff who make you feel welcomed whilst providing excellent service!”


“Absolutely amazing!! Dr West and the team were extremely helpful and friendly. I had my braces on for 22 months and I'll certainly miss coming back now that they're off!”

George Harrison

“Amazing Orthodontics! Friendly staff and nice environment. The job was finished to the absolute best it could and I am over the moon with how the end result of my teeth look! i would recommend this orthodontics to anybody.”

Rachel Colbridge

“Amazing staff, very fast and efficient help!!! Would recommend to anyone.”


“Very nice staff and amazing results!”

Jenny Searle

"Everyone at Lotus was very helpful and they transformed my smile. I was always made aware of my different treatment options and my end result is amazing."

Antonia Merrick

"Returning customer after 13 years for some repair treatment, Dr West was very thorough in discussing my treatment and carrying out my treatment."

James Wilkinson

"I have had a wonderful outcome of having perfect teeth thanks to the great team that work here! It has a very friendly yet professional atmosphere and I will miss coming here! :)"

Jess Saunders