Our orthodontist, oral surgeon and team are committed to providing you with the highest quality of professional dental care in an atmosphere that is friendly and supportive.
OUR TEAM, THE ORTHODONIST AND ORAL SURGEONS.
DR GUY FARLAND
BDS (Otago), BVSc (Massey), DClinDent (Otago), MOrth RCSEd, MRACDS (Ortho)
Guy was awarded his Bachelor of Dental Surgery with distinction at the University of Otago in New Zealand. He then worked in the public hospital system as a dentist before working in private general dentistry for 3 years in Dunedin, New Zealand.
He undertook his 3-year specialists training at the University of Otago in New Zealand where he received his Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics to become an orthodonist.
Dr Calladine graduated from Leeds University and subsequently moved to London to complete her Vocational Training. After this, she secured Senior House Officer positions at St George Hospital, London and Wythenshaw Hospital, Manchester where she gained her Membership of the Royal Colleague of Surgeons. On moving to Australia, Dr Calladine was appointed as a Lecturer in Oral Surgery at Sydney University and has been actively involved in undergraduate teaching over the past few years. She also holds oral surgery posts at Coffs Harbour Base Hospital and Westmead Hospital, where she treats patients under both intra venous sedation and general anaesthesia.
Trained in medicine and dentistry. Dr Vickers has surgical training in Australia, United Kingdom and United States. He completed fellowships in head and neck/micro-vascular surgery in Liverpool, UK and New Orleans, USA. Dr Vickers established micro-vascular surgery in Canberra with the first free tissue transfer in 1989. He has the capability to undertake orthognathic, maxillofacial and head and neck cancer surgery. He also undertakes all types of corrective jaw and facial surgery.
Dr Menon studied dentistry at Kings College, London and graduated in 1996. He completed his Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow in 2000. He worked in Maxillofacial Surgery for 5 years at St Georges Hospital, London and Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, followed by a further 4 years in General Practice and Primary Dental Care, both in the UK and Australia. Dr Menon also held teaching positions in Oral Surgery at Melbourne, Adelaide and CSU Dental Schools. The last 11 years have been held in private practice offering oral surgery based procedures at the OSO Centre in Wagga.
Dr Samuni is a Dental Board of Australia Registered Specialist Oral Surgeon.
He obtained his dental degree in 1996 from the Hadassah-Hebrew University School of Dental Medicine in Israel and completed his training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in 2004.
He also obtained a PhD in biochemistry and undertook a post-doctoral fellowship in the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR/NIH) in the USA.
Yuval spends his time away from the surgery with his wife, three children and two dogs. He enjoys reading, family hiking trips and cooking.
Dr Choi is a Dental Board of Australia Registered Dental Surgeon.
After obtaining a Bachelor of science from UNSW, she went on to complete her dental degree at Sydney University before completing further training in surgical dentistry, obtaining her graduate diploma in 2016.
Dr. Choi has held positions at Nepean Oral Health Clinic, Westmead Centre for Oral Health, Dubbo Oral Health Clinic, Orange Base Hospital, Charles Sturt University Private Clinics and Royal North Shore Hospital.
DENTAL ASSISTANT / PATIENT CO-ORDINATOR
Katie is the newest member of our team, joining in 2016. Katie has over 7 years’ experience in the dental field and has proven to be a valuable member to our OSO team with her knowledge, energy and bubbly personality.