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School of Dental Medicine

David Bardwell

Clinical Professor

David Bardwell

David Bardwell

Clinical Professor

Phone 617-636-2998
1 Kneeland Street, Boston, MA 02111
Biography: 

Dr. David Bardwell is a 1985 graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where he received his DMD degree. Additionally he did his Postgraduate training at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine receiving his Masters in Dental Science (research). He is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Comprehensive Care, Division of Operative Dentistry. Dr. Bardwell has and continues to conduct Dental Research in the area of Dental Biomaterials. He has presented papers and abstracts at IADR & AADR annual sessions. He has published many scientific articles in per revue journals in the area of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry as well.

Dr. Bardwell lectures nationally in the areas of adhesive dentistry specifically techniques for successful direct and indirect posterior composites. He also bases his interest in Treatment Plan modalities and instruction for successful porcelain laminate veneers and the impact on smile design. Dr. Bardwell has devoted extensive time and research in the area of tooth lightening (bleaching), efficacy, safety, and its integration into contemporary dental practice. He maintains a Private Practice in North Andover, MA in restorative and esthetic dentistry in addition to his collegial responsibilities. He is a Fellow in the American and International College of Dentists as well as a member in good standing in the American Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry. He maintains a position as a scientific reviewer for The Journal of Operative Dentistry.

Education: 
B.A. in Biology, Merrimack College, 1978
D.M.D., Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, 1985
M.S., Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, 1999
Fellow, Academy of General Dentistry, 1999
Professional Experience: 
2009-present:

Clinical Professor in Operative Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1985-Present:

General Dentist, Private Practice North Andover, Massachusetts

2000-2009:

Associate Clinical Professor in Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1993-2000:

Assistant Clinical Professor in Restorative Dentistry, Division of Division of Fixed and Removable Prosthetics, Division of Operative Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1993-2004:

Director Esthetic Fellowship Program, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1992-present:

Instructor in Dental Research, Department of Comprehensive Care, Gavel Research Center, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1992-1993:

Clinical Instructor in Restorative Dentistry, Division of Fixed and Removable Prosthetics, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1992-1993:

Clinical Instructor in Restorative Dentistry, Division of Operative Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1991-1992:

Research Associate, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

1990-1992:

Clinical Associate in Restorative Dentistry, Division of Operative Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

Selected Honors and Awards: 
Allied Scientific Chair, Yankee Dental Congress 33, Massachusetts Dental Society, 2007-2008
Editorial Review Board Journal of Operative Dentistry, 2007-Present
Editorial Review Board Aesthetic Dentistry Today, 2006
Fellow International College of Dentists, 2001
Fellow American College of Dentists, 1998
Professional Memberships: 
American Dental Association, 1985 - present
Massachusetts Dental Society, 1985 - present
Merrimack Valley Dental Society, 1985 - present
Academy of General Dentistry, 1985 - present
International Association for Dental Research, 1992 - 2007
American Association for Dental Research, 1992 – 2007
Academy of Operative Dentistry, 2007 – present