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The Dental Studio

 

The Dental Studio (TDS) Specialist Team @ Paragon, is a boutique-styled dental specialist practice that believes in bringing personalised attention to every single patient. We know that each patient has a unique and important dental need, and thus bring our years of rigorous additional training and clinical experience to satisfy this expectation.

To this end, we have a group of resident and visiting dental specialists united by a common principle: the practice of excellent, ethical dentistry a cut above the rest.

Our dental specialists consist of an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, a Periodontist (Gum Specialist), a Prosthodontist (Restorative/Crown Specialist), a Paedodontist (Children’s Dentistry Specialist), and Orthodontists (Braces Specialist).

Each clinician is highly specialised to meet the demands of each area of dentistry, such that the best clinical outcomes are always confidently achieved.

Our Dental Team

Dr Lynette Ng

BDS (Singapore), MDS (Prosthodontics) (Singapore), MRD RCS (Edinburgh), FAMS (Prosthodontics)

Specialty: Prosthodontics (Restorative/Crown Specialist)

  • Full mouth rehabilitation
  • Implant rehabilitation
  • Smile makeovers (Bridge, Crowns, Dentures)
  • Veneers and laminates
  • Teeth whitening
  • General dentistry

 

Languages Spoken: English, Chinese

  


BIOGRAPHY

Dr Lynette Ng is the Clinical Director of The Dental Studio (TDS).

Dr Ng is an experienced Prosthodontist, and she manages a team of associate specialists, comprising of Orthodontists, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, a Periodontist, and a Peadodontist (Paediatic Dentist).

Dr Ng obtained her Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the National University of Singapore, where she graduated with numerous awards, including Dean’s List and The IADR Gold Medal for being the best student in Preventive Dentistry. She was also awarded Valedictorian, and gave a valedictory speech at the combined medical, dental and engineering Convocation Ceremony.

Dr Ng obtained her specialist training in Prosthodontics through a conjoint Masters of Dental Surgery (MDS) Programme with the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. She is a fellow with the Academy of Medicine Singapore, a member of the Prosthodontic Society of Singapore and the International team for Implantology (ITI).

Dr Ng spent almost ten years in public service where she honed her skills and interest in full mouth rehabilitation, implant rehabilitation and smile makeovers. She has given talks on numerous dental topics, including the aesthetic smile and has presented research posters in both local and overseas research meetings.

Apart from her professional activities, Dr Ng is an avid member of Acres (Animal Research and Education Society), which is a non-profit animal conservation society.

Dr Tan Wah Ching

BDS, MDS (Singapore), MRDRCS (Edinburgh), FRACDS, Dr. Med. Dent. (Berne), FAMS

 Specialty: Periodontics (Gum Specialist)

  • Comprehensive gum & supporting tissue diseases
  • (periodontal diseases)
  • Open flap debridement with or without osseous surgery
  • Crown lengthening procedures
  • Soft tissue grafting
  • Root resection, augmentation
  • Regenerative procedures (bone grafting)
  • Implant dentistry

Languages Spoken: English, Chinese


BIOGRAPHY

Dr Tan Wah Ching is a full time Periodontist with The Dental Studio (TDS) and last served as a Consultant with the National Dental Centre of Singapore.

Dr. Tan obtained her Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the National University of Singapore in 1998 and Doctor medicinae dentum (Dr. Med. Dent.) from the University of Berne, Switzerland, in 2008.

She obtained her specialist training in Periodontology from the National University of Singapore in 2005, through a conjoint Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) Programme with the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, where she was awarded the IADR Book Prize for Best student.

She is a Specialist Periodontist registered with the Singapore Dental Council; a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore; a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons; a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, a member of the Society of Periodontology (Singapore) and an ITI fellow. She currently serves as the ITI study club director in Singapore, as well as the chairperson for the Chapter of Periodontists, College of Dental Surgeons Singapore, Academy of Medicine.

Her clinical and research activities are focused on periodontology, patient-centred outcomes, sinus floor elevations, diabetes and periodontal diseases, periodontal regenerative procedures, antibiotics and implant dentistry where she was awarded an ITI research grant for a multi-centred randomized controlled clinical trial.

Dr Terry Teo

BDS (Singapore), DDent (London) MPaed RCS (England), FAMS (Singapore)

Specialty: Paediatric Dentistry

  • Comprehensive oral care from birth to adolescence
  • Caries risk assessment
  • Dental rehabilitation under sedation/general anaesthesia
  • Trauma management
  • Treatment of congenital dental deformities
  • Children with special needs
  • Interceptive orthodontics

Languages Spoken: English, Chinese

 


BIOGRAPHY

Dr Terry Teo is a full-time Pedodontist (Paediatric Dentist) with The Dental Studio (TDS).

After practicing general dentistry for a few years at the National Dental Centre (NDC), he realised his calling in the unique rewards and challenges of treating children. Dr Teo was thus awarded a Singapore Ministry of Health Post-Graduate Scholarship to pursue a 3-year specialist-training course at UCL’s Eastman Dental Institute in London.

Having graduated from UCL with a clinical doctorate in Paediatric Dentistry (DDent) and a Membership in Paediatric Dentistry with the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Dr Teo returned to Singapore to serve the local population at the NDC, where he has practiced for nearly ten years.

Apart from being a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Dr Teo is currently one of the few paediatric dental specialists in Singapore recognized by the Singapore Dental Council.

Dr Teo’s research has been published and presented in international journals and conferences. He was awarded the IAPD Sam Harris Travel Prize for his research in Athens 2011, and he has spoken at public and private forums on child dental health. Because the clinical care and treatment of children with autism and special needs remains an area close to his heart, Dr Teo volunteers regularly at the Rainbow Centre.

Aside from his knowledge and experience as a pedodontist, Dr Teo hopes to translate his love for nature into his practice environment, so as to provide all young patients with a fun, unique and relaxing dental experience.

Dr Arthur Lim

BDS (Singapore), MDS (Prosthodontics), MOrth RCS (Edinburgh), FAMS (Orthodontics)

Specialty: Orthodontics (Braces Specialist)

  • Conventional fixed and removable applications
  • Aesthetic appliances
  • Interceptive orthodontic treatments (dental orthopaedics)
  • Dentofacial deformities

 

Languages Spoken: English, Chinese

 

 


BIOGRAPHY

Dr Arthur Lim graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from the National University of Singapore in 1998. Thereafter, he was awarded a scholarship to the 3 year orthodontic programme and obtained a Master degree in Orthodontics. He was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh in 2003 and is on the Academy of Medicine. Singapore Roll of Specialists (Orthodontics).

He is currently a Visiting Consultant at the Raffles Hospital and an Adjunct Assistant Professional at NUS. He is a member of the World Federation of Orthodontists and the International Association of Dental Research.

He has won numerous awards for his research including the craniofacial Biology Award at the 2002 International Association of Dental Research Division meeting in Hong Kong. His research has been published internationally and locally.

Dr Woo Mei Yee

BDS (Singapore), MDS (Orthodontics)(Singapore), MOrth RCS (Edinburgh), FAMS (Orthodontics)

Specialty: Orthodontics (Braces Specialist)

  • Conventional fixed and removable braces
  • Aesthetic appliances
  • Interceptive orthodontic treatments (dental orthopaedics)
  • Dentofacial deformities

 

Languages Spoken: English, Chinese

 


BIOGRAPHY

Dr Woo Mei Yee is an Orthodontist at The Dental Studio (TDS) where she brings her clinical experience of Orthodontics to enhance many smiles at TDS. She is also a visiting Specialist (Orthodontist) at the National Dental Centre, Singapore. She is also currently an Adjunct Lecturer with National University of Singapore, Faculty of Dentistry, Postgraduate Studies.

Dr Woo graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the national University of Singapore. She graduated with numerous awards, including the Dean’s list, the IADR book prize and the LC Lien book prize for being the best student in Orthodontics, Paediatric Dentistry, Periodontics and Dental Public Health. Dr Woo was also awarded the “Best Oral Presentation in Craniofacial Biology Research (IADR 1995 Prize)” for her Master Thesis at the 19th IADR (SEA) meeting.

She obtained her specialist training in Orthodontics through a conjoint Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) Programme with the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. She is also a fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore. Dr Woo spent 11 years in public service. Her research interests include Dental-Facial Orthopaedics in Children, Surgical Orthodontics and Facial Aesthetics related to Orthodontics.

In keeping with her dentistry and orthodontist roles in the community, Dr Woo maintains professional affiliations as a member of both the Singapore Dental Association and Association of Orthodontists in Singapore.

Dr Goh Bee Tin

BDS (Singapore), MDS (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery) (Singapore), FDS RCS (Edinburgh), FAMS, PhD (Nijmegen)

Specialty: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Implant and bone graft surgery
  • Oral and craniofacial implant surgery
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Orthognathic surgery
  • Oral pathology

 

Languages Spoken: English, Chinese

 


BIOGRAPHY

Dr Goh Bee Tin is a Senior Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon (Faculty Practice) from the National Dental Centre, where she is head of the Oral and Craniofacial Implant Programme.

Dr Goh obtained her Bachelor in Dental Surgery as a medallist graduate from the National University of Singapore (NUS) in 1993. She then went on to specialise in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS), obtaining her Dental Fellowship with the Edinburgh Royal College of Surgeons in 1996 and Master in Dental Surgery from NUS in 1997.

She was admitted as a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore in 2000. In that same year, she was sent on a government scholarship for advanced training in cleft lip and palate, and orthognathic surgery in Canada. In 2004, she furthered her training in craniofacial implantology in Sweden and the United Kingdom. In 2009, she obtained a PhD from Radboud University Nimegen in the Netherlands for her novel research work on jaw reconstruction.

Dr Goh is also appointed Clinical Senior Lecturer at the NUS Dental Faculty where she is active in teaching and training post-graduate students. Dr Goh is the author of numerous scientific publications in international journals and she has lectures at regional and international conferences. She is currently on the Singapore Dental Council Specialist Register for Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.

Her interests include implant and bone graft surgery, orthognathic surgery, cleft lip and palate surgery, and oral pathology.