A/Professor Max Guazzato
Specialist Prosthodontist, A/Professor of Dentistry at University of Sydney
PHD, DCLINDENT (PROSTHODONTICS), DDS (HONS 1), FRACDS, MRACD, FPFA, FICD, DT
A/Prof. Max Guazzato grew up in Milan, Italy where he completed a Dental Technician diploma and graduated from the University of Milan with a Bachelor Degree in Dentistry with Honours. To further his knowledge, A/Prof. Guazzato completed a PhD at Sydney University in the field of Zirconia and dental ceramics. He then went on to complete a three-year clinical doctorate in Prosthodontics and is registered as a specialist Prosthodontist. A/Prof. Guazzato also has a dental fellowship by examination and is a prosthodontics special field member of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. and a fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy.
A/Prof. Guazzato has been lecturing and supervising undergraduate and postgraduate research projects at the University of Sydney since 2001 and is a well sought after lecturer internationally in the topics of dental ceramic, cosmetic dentistry and dental implants. His current fields of research are: surface treatment of dental ceramics; tissue-implant interface clinical outcomes of all-ceramic materials. A/Prof Guazzato has published two books and 32 peer-reviewed articles in dental and medical scientific journals. In addition to his commitment with the University of Sydney, A/Prof Guazzato's clinical expertise covers all facets of oral rehabilitation from bone grafting and implant placement, to fixed/removable Prosthodontics and laboratory procedures.
Professor Max also operates from our sister practice called Specialised Dental in on the corner of Bong Bong and Victoria St in Bowral.
He also shares his skills with our dental professional community through The University of Sydney, Australian Dental Association and Highlands Professional Development.
Dr. Linda Quach
BDS (Hons), Post Grad Diploma in Dental Implantology
Dr. Linda Quach has worked in private dental practice for over a decade. She graduated from the Bachelor of Dental Surgery with Honours at the University of Sydney. Dr. Quach hosted a number of academic scholarships, medals and prizes whilst at University and was awarded the University of Sydney Prize in Operative Dentistry, Clinical Periodontics, Clinical Oral Surgery, Orthodontics and the Prosthodontic society scholarship for research in the field of Zirconia and ceramics. She furthered formal dental education with the completion of a Post Graduate Diploma of Dental Implantology at Charles Sturt University. Dr. Linda Quach has interest in dental research and has co-authored four articles published in internationally highly acclaimed peer reviewed scientific journals. She also enjoys teaching at professional continuing education courses for fellow dentists. You can find Dr. Quach also in our sister practice called Specialised Dental in Bowral NSW.
Linda was born, bred and educated in Sydney and decided that her children will enjoy the same beautiful city she grew up in. She attended school at Sydney Girls High School which is where she found her love for art and science.
Dr Johnson Chou
DClinDent(Pros), BDS, MRACDS(Pros)
Dr. Johnson Chou was born in Taiwan and he grew up in Auckland. He graduated from the University of Otago (New Zealand) with a Bachelor Degree in Dentistry. He then went on to gain experience in numerous fields of Dentistry including Orthodontics and intravenous sedation. Dr. Chou then fulfilled his passion for Prosthodontics and complete a three year full-time Clinical Doctorate in Prosthodontics at Sydney University to become a registered specialist Prosthodontist. Dr Chou is a Prosthodontic special field member of the Royal Australian College.
Dr. Chou enjoys being up-to-date and likes attending continuing education courses in the field of cosmetic dentistry, Dental Implantology and surgery, orthodontics, occlusion, temporomandibular joint disorder and endodontics.
Dr. Jenny Chang
BDent(Hons), MSA, BAppSc(Physio)
Dr. Jenny Chang started her education primary school in Washington DC (USA) and then attended high school at Pymble Ladies College in Sydney. Upon completion of high school she studied a Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the University of Sydney and then gained her Masters Degree in Studio Art. Blending a thirst for scientific knowledge with her artistic side led her to study Bachelor of Dentistry. She graduated with Honours, with her final research paper investigating the long term effects of water fluoridation.
Dr. Jenny Chang has interests in Comprehensive Restorative Dentistry, Aesthetic Dentistry, Orthodontics, Orofacial Pain and Dental Sleep Medicine. She has completed a two year mini residency in General Orthodontics accredited by International Association of Orthodontics, and a one year residency in Temporomandibular Joint Disease and Sleep Medicine. She has also attained Level I, II & III accreditation in Implant Dentistry from the Australian Society of Implant Dentistry, and has attended many short courses on Orthodontics, Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics. Dr. Chang is a member of the Australian Dental Association, Northshore Dental Study Group, Australian Society of Endodontics and American Academy of Craniofacial Pain.
Dr Chang is kind, friendly and gentle. She especially enjoys treating children and families. Outside of work, Dr Chang likes bushwalking with her husband and child, painting acrylic on canvas, and has a recent newfound interest in skiing.
Oral Health therapist and dental hygienist
Bachelor of Oral Health (Therapy and Hygiene – Charles Sturt University)
Hayley is an Oral Health Therapist who graduated from Charles Sturt University (BOHT); she is dual trained in both hygiene and dental therapy.
She has a friendly and warm nature that makes children and adults feel comfortable in the chair. She believes in providing the best dental care for patients in the most gentle way.
Hayley is passionate about educating patients in the importance of maintaining good oral health. She believes preventive oral care is the key to a better smile.
When she isn’t working on her spare time she likes to go hiking, enjoys cooking and spending time with her dogs.