Specialist Orthodontic Treatment

Specialist Orthodontic Treatment

At Smile Hawthorn, all your orthodontic and braces concerns are addressed by a University trained and AHPRA registered Specialist Orthodontist.

Dr. Carolyn has been a part of the dental industry for over 10 years. Her primary focus is helping her patients achieve beautiful smiles and providing high-quality treatment that suits their budgets and lifestyles.

Registered female Specialist orthodontist Melbourne Hawthorn

Specialist Orthodontic Services

Orthodontics and dentofacial orthopaedics is a specialised area of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis, prevention, and correction of malpositioned teeth and jaws, malaligned bite patterns and modifying facial growth.

In Australia, the training time to become an orthodontist can be upto 12 years:

  • 5-7 years - Base dental degree
  • Minimum 2 years - Clinical experience
  • 3 years - Specialist orthodontist degree

Specialists also have to undertake ongoing education and training to keep abreast of the latest developments in the field.

Specialist orthodontists work with general dentists to provide optimal care to their patients.

Orthodontics is a recognised specialities in dentistry: Source: AHPRA: Dental list of recognised specialties

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Smile Hawthorn

About Us

At Smile Hawthorn, we see the beauty in every smile, and we aim to provide the highest levels of care to our patients, so they always smile their biggest and brightest.

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5:30 pm
Saturday By Appointment