Dental Team: Dr. Sabine Barford - Dental Surgeon
Dr. Sabine Barford is the leader in this dental team. Trained as a dental surgeon at Freie Universität in Berlin, Germany, 1982, her doctoral thesis covered the treatment of cancers in the head and neck region. After her studies, she worked as an assistent dentist in two private practises before opening her own surgery in Berlin 1986. Australian skills recognition through ADEC in Melbourne in 1993. In 1994 she moved to Australia to live with her husband and took over the established dental surgery in Newport in 2000. Sabine is also a member of the ITI ( International Team for Implantology).
Dr. Rosmary Christie - Dental Surgeon
Dr. Rosemary Christie, trained as dental surgeon (BDS) at University of Sydney ,1984. Awarded the John Stephen Hill Memorial prize for proficiency in Clinical Operative Dentistry for final year students. Worked as Associate in Private Practices in Lane Cove and Macquarie Street, Sydney. Dr. Barford and Dr. Christie are Registered Dental Surgeons with AHPRA, members of the Australian Dental Association and members of the Manly Warringah Dental Study group. Dr. Barford and Dr. Christie are committed to provide a caring and personal atmosphere for all of our patients, from the very young to the mature person. We are passionate about beautiful teeth and a healthy mouth. Attending study groups, conferences and continuous training and professional development courses guarantee, that up to date techniques are incorporated in to well established dentistry.
Sally Chockman & Simone Humphries
Sally Chockman, Receptionist, has worked in the surgery for fifteen years. Her friendly, bubbly personality will help you to relax and feel welcome. Simone Humphries, our Dental Nurse, has also worked in the surgery for fifteen years as chair side assistant. Her competence helps you to feel in safe hands and to settle comfortably into treatment. Sally and Simone take part in our in surgery St. Johns Ambulance first aid training courses. They are regular attendees of the Dental Assistant Associations Big Day Out and Infection Control courses.