John studied dentistry at Sydney University, graduating with Honours in 2008. After graduating from dentistry John gained broad general dental experience while working as a general dentist for six years servicing both rural New South Wales (Dubbo) and Sydney’s western and south-western suburbs.
In 2014, John was accepted into the competitive Sydney University Orthodontic Program to specialise in Orthodontics, graduating with a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics). John holds a part-time honorary position as a clinical instructor in the Sydney University Long Orthodontic Course, providing orthodontic education and clinical guidance to dentists performing orthodontic treatment on patients at the Sydney Dental Hospital.
John places a strong focus on patient education and has strong interests in functional jaw orthopaedics, complex interdisciplinary cases (compromised, missing and impacted teeth), aesthetic orthodontic appliances (clear braces, clear aligners and lingual braces), orthognathic surgery (correction of jaw alignment or jaw-size problems) and adult orthodontics.
John’s interests away from orthodontics include fitness, playing tennis, fishing and learning to surf.