Tanya has always dreamed of working in health care. She began her career in dentistry as a dental assistant and continued her professional development by completing a Bachelor of Dental Hygiene degree at Griffith University. She is very passionate about educating her patients in oral health care and believes that prevention is always better than cure. She has extensive experience in various areas of dentistry, although her passion lies in orthodontics, periodontics, and new technology. Tanya continues her professional development and constantly obtains new skills. In her spare time, she is busy with her two children and dog Mimi. She stays fit and healthy and also enjoys good coffee and cooking, as well as meeting with her friends.