I started Dental Assisting in 1999 and qualified in 2001 from RMIT Melbourne. I worked as a Dental Assistant in Geelong for a number of years before moving and working in Queensland as a Dental Assistant, then eventually moving back to my home town of Geelong.
In addition to assisting the dentist in the surgery, I love getting to know patients and helping them through any concerns when it comes to seeing the Dentist.
Looking forward to seeing and helping you in our practice.
We understand that everybody would like to lessen the time spent at the dentist. Regular dental checkups, at intervals tailored to your needs is the ideal way of preventing unknown, small, issues. Often, as things get more complicated, tooth and ache also increase.
Upon your first visit to Smile4U we will complete a comprehensive examination of teeth and their surroundings – including your gums, lips and tongue, jaw bones and joints with the use of photographs and x-rays.
This examination will establish your areas of concern, be it dental decay, gum disease or breaking of teeth that are weak. With reference to photos and x-rays of your mouth, we will take the opportunity to discuss your requirements and demands and help set in place simple measures to keep you smiling for longer, minimising price and your time in the dentist. Such steps include