Dr Terence Yuen
BDS FRACDS FICD
A graduate from University of Adelaide, Terry is the principal dentist and co-founder of Village Dental & Implant Centre. He has special interest in minor oral surgery and implant dentistry. He is a senior dental consultant to Aust Craniofacial Unit of the Women's and Childen's Hospital and Royal Adelaide Hospital. He travels regularly to Sydney to perform implant surgery. He also mentors other dentists in the field of implant dentistry.
In 2001, Terry set up the Lions East Timor Dental Project and has since travelled twice yearly to East Timor to provide free dental treatment to those in need.
In 2008, he was awarded the Professional of the Year.
Outside dentistry he loves fishing, hiking and growing orchids.
Dr Andrew Kow
Andrew has been in private practice in Glenside, SA for more than 30 years. He is a principal partner with Dr Terry Yuen in the Village Dental & Implant Centre.
His special interests are in Non-amalgam restorations, Cosmetic dentistry, Minor oral surgery and Implant dentistry. He has worked with several dental colleagues in a a mentor relationship.
Andrew has been the past president of the Adelaide Chinese Lions' Club for 11 years. His hobbies include tennis, golf, cave diving and also scuba diving instructing.
Thanh joined the dental field in 2002 as a Dental Assistant. Having liked the industry so much, she persued her training as a Dental Assistant by obtaining the Certificate III and Certificate IV in Dental Assisting. In 2008, she graduated from the Advanced Diploma of Oral Health and has since been working in our practice.
Thanh has been fortunate to be able to go to East Timor with Dr Terence Yuen to do volunteer dentistry and has since developed a keen interest in community health. Thanh now visits the nearby child care centre to run Oral Health Education sessions.
Thanh is a keen reader, likes to cook and loves to try new foods.