James graduated from the University of Sydney for both his degrees and worked in Cairns for a number of years before moving back to NSW to be with family. James has a great interest in all areas of dentistry with a commitment to the highest standard of care and gentleness.
James cares for all his patients from not only a dental but a holistic point of view. In considering any dental treatment he considers your overall health and what is the best way to fit your needs to your lifestyle. He truly believes a healthy mouth is an important part of your overall health, not just in how you take care of it, but also in what you eat and drink. At the consult, James will do a thorough examination and explain any treatment options and costs. There is no pressure to do any treatment immediately.
James has a particular focus on providing orthodontic treatment (braces) in adults and in young children. His training to learn about providing orthodontics as a general dentist has also been conducted by the University of Sydney (Orthodontics Long Course). He is taking further orthodontic training with the International Academy of Advanced Dentistry.
James is a member of the Australian Dental Association and the International Association for Orthodontics.
His approach philosophy to braces is to get your smile straight without having to remove teeth while keeping or improving your facial appearance. This can be done for most people however is most effective for young children and it is always a good idea to have them screened for potential issues.