Northern Beaches Orthodontics: Mona Vale
Jenkin was accepted with a Melbourne National Scholarship to study Dentistry at the University of Melbourne, graduating with Honours in 2006. He then returned to Sydney and worked as a full-time private dentist for five years at multiple localities providing care to patients from all walks of life. Jenkin completed his specialist degree in Orthodontics at the University of Sydney. During this time, he was invited to present his research thesis to an esteemed audience at the 90th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society in Warsaw, Poland. With the same thesis, he also received the prestigious Elsdon Storey Research Award from the Australian Society of Orthodontists for the most meritorious student research paper in the country. His training has equipped him with the knowledge and the techniques to manage orthodontic problems for children, teenagers and adults in the most efficient and simplest ways chosen to suit their lifestyles. Jenkin is meticulous, has an eye for detail, and always strives to achieve the best for all his patients. He has developed a specific skill set and passion in providing aesthetic, clear and invisible treatments for his patients, young and old. Jenkin holds both a Fellowship (General Dental Practice) and a Membership (Specialist Dental Practice in Orthodontics) with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS) by examination. He is also an active member of local and international societies, including the Australian Dental Association (ADA), the Australian Society of Orthodontists (ASO), the European Orthodontic Society (EOS), the World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO) and the Manly Warringah Dental Study Group (MWDSG). Jenkin enjoys the simpler things in life and enjoys spending time with family and friends. He takes an interest in playing tennis, football (soccer), tabletop miniature war-gaming and improving his golf.
Jessica was born and raised in Singapore where she is proficient in English and Mandarin Chinese. In her formative high school years, she moved to Brisbane with her immediate family. Jessica completed a Bachelor of Dental Science from Griffith University and practiced as a general dentist in regional Queensland and Brisbane. She was also a clinical supervisor for final year dental students at her alma mater. She decided to pursue her dream of being an orthodontist and relocated to Sydney for specialist training. She was awarded a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics at the University of Sydney. Jessica is a current member of the Australian Society of Orthodontists and the Australian Orthodontic Board. She has been awarded Membership to the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. Jessica enjoys playing keyboard in a band, going to pop concerts and hiking coastal trails. She likes attempting adrenaline-filled activities and has been skydiving and scuba diving.