Edwina joined Jamestown Dental in early 2016. Edwina graduated from the University of Adelaide with a Bachelor of Oral Health. She has recently completed her B. DentSci Honours degree with a research project in maternal and child oral health in coordination with ARCPOH’s SMILE Study. She is now continuing her professional education studying a Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science at the University of Adelaide to extend her scope of practice to include adult restorative treatment.
As an Oral Health Therapist, Edwina is experienced in the treatment and management of children as well dental hygiene treatment. Edwina’s approach as a clinician is gentle, holistic and caring, tailoring treatment and preventive oral health education to patient’s specific concerns. She believes it is important for patients to understand how oral health can affect general health and loves to have a chat to help improve patients’ confidence around their own oral health behaviours. Edwina is primary interest includes mothers and all children including those who may be anxious, may have never visited the dental or have special needs.
Edwina is currently the President of the Australian Dental and Oral Heath Therapists Association SA/NT (ADOHTA).
Our caring and professional clinic has been operating in Jamestown for over 35 years. Situated on the banks of the Belalie Creek, we are conveniently located to provide dental services to the mid north community including Jamestown, Peterborough, Melrose, Orroroo, Booleroo Centre, Hallett, Burra, Crystal Brook, Laura and beyond.