Dr Lindsay Winchester
Specialist interests: Jaw deformity; adult and children’s orthodontics; snoring and sleep apnoea
Dr Winchester qualified with honours in dentistry, paediatrics and orthodontics from Guy’s Hospital Dental School in 1981. After qualifying she spent several years obtaining a broad postgraduate education in many areas of surgery including maxillofacial surgery, oral medicine, restorative dentistry, children’s dentistry and orthodontics.
She has held posts of Regional Advisor in Orthodontics for the Royal College of Surgeons, Chair of the Specialty Training Committee in Orthodontics for South Thames and examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons in Orthodontics. She is actively involved in teaching and lecturing in this country and internationally.
Dr Winchester has been the clinical lead for the orthodontic department at QVH for over 20 years and her hospital role includes providing advice and treatment of all cases including the full range of orthodontic treatment. She remains the clinical lead for orthognathic treatment (jaw deformity).
Her patients are delighted with the results, and recent feedback showed that 100% are glad they had their treatment.
Lindsay’s patient feedback (20 cases):
Happy with the results: 100%
Took longer than expected: 40%
Satisfied/completely satisfied: 100%
Sufficient information: 100%
Her special interests include:
Jaw deformity: Lindsay has a particular interest in the management of jaw and facial deformity and works closely with the maxillofacial surgeons in the management of complex cases.
Children’s orthodontics: The management of all children with a variety of different orthodontic problems, including the early management of jaw deformity.
Snoring and sleep apnoea: She works closely with the sleep disorder centre in the management of patients with obstructive sleep apnoea and snoring, using mandibular advancement splints.
Page last updated: 20 November 2023