Damaris Santander


BDS. GDC No. 245038.

Damaris qualified from St Bart’s and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry at Queen Mary University London in July 2013, achieving distinction in part 3. In May 2016 she gained membership to the Royal College of Surgeons England.

After completing her dental degree Damaris worked in London for a year before moving to Somerset. She has been living and working in the South West ever since and joined the team at Forward Dental in July 2018.

Damaris is a highly experienced dentist with special interest in dental implants, aesthetic dentistry, oral surgery and complex restorative cases. She enjoys giving patients back their smile, and relieving them of the pain and worry that can often be caused by dental issues.

Damaris spends time getting to know her patients and working collaboratively with them to create bespoke treatment plans that allow them to achieve and maintain excellent oral health. Damaris is particularly skilled in putting anxious patients at their ease and enabling them to progress with treatment.

Damaris is passionate about dentistry and maintaining her skills to the highest standards. She has participated in several prestigious courses, such as the Diploma in Implant Dentistry by the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners and the Royal College of Surgeons England, and is constantly undertaking further training. This means her patients will always benefit from a high level of treatment and care.

Outside of work Damaris loves to travel and be by the sea! She enjoys making the most of this beautiful part of the country by hiking the coastal paths and exploring the countryside. Damaris speaks Spanish and Romanian and enjoys getting to know new cultures.

Damaris is also a keen tennis fan and loves to discuss the sport with anyone who will listen!