Working at both the Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie surgeries, I am the principal clinician at Davis Dental.
I completed his bachelor degree in Dentistry at the University of Sydney in 1984 & went on to practice in Port Hedland working in rural & remote dentistry. In 1986 I moved to Perth, setting up his own practice in 1988.
In 1990 he was accepted into the Masters Programme in Restorative Dentistry at the University of Western Australia (UWA), upon completion of his degree, I accepted a post as Senior Lecturer in School of Dentistry, UWA, progressing to the role of senior staff member on Restorative Dentistry.
In 1997 I moved to the NSW North Coast, working as a Consultant Prosthodontist in Forster, Nambucca Heads, Coffs Harbour, Port Macquarie and Woolgoolga.
I have a wide range of experience in prosthodontics, including complex Paediatric procedures, maxillofacial prosthetics, medically compromised patients & prosthetic cases. I have lectured on Prosthodontics in all states of Australia plus several countries in Asia, Europe and the Americas. I have a long history of involvement with the Australian Dental Association (ADA) and currently am a member of the Executive Committee of the Federal ADA. I am also on the Schedule and Third Party Committee, the Dental Instruments, Materials and Equipment Committee and the Practice Support Committee.
I started working with Dr Davis in 1999 as his Clinical Assistant.
During this period of time I gained a wealth of knowledge and experience as a Clinical Assistant. I have also had the opportunity to be a Patient Coordinator and in 2005 I was offered the position as Practice Manager.
I have completed my Certificate IV in Business Administration, Certificate III in Dental Assisting and Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Radiography). I am currently undertaking my Certificate III in Sterilisation Services.
During my time at Davis Dental I have had the opportunity to attend courses in Thailand, New Zealand, Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. On going education and team building is an important aspect of the Davis Dental philosophy.
“Davis Dental has a brilliant team of specialists and wonderful support staff, it is a pleasure to work with all of them….overall it is a fantastic place to work.”
I have three children which keep me very busy, I love spending my time with my family.
I started work in the year 1999 as a clinical assistant in a general dental practice in Sydney.
Since moving to Port Macquarie i have furthered my experience and knowledge by coming to work with Davis Dental with a specialist prosthodontic team. The staff have been very helpful and competent in training me to learn the more complex side of dental assisting.
Outside of work i love spending time with my 2 children and running around with thier different sporting activities.
I started working at Davis Dental in 2010 and had previously completed my certificate III in dental assisting.The things I enjoy most about working at Davis Dental are the complex treatment cases, seeing patients go through a transformation and seeing how pleased they are with the end result. In my spare time I enjoy catching up with friends and family.
I have recently joined the Davis Dental team as a Clinical Assistant. I have worked in the dental industry since 2007. In 2008 I completed Certificate III in Dental Assisting and in 2009 I completed Certificate IV in Dental Radiography and in 2011 completed a Diploma in Practice Management.
I have experience in general dentistry and orthodontics and I am looking forward to expanding my knowledge and experience at Davis Dental with the wonderful support team.