Dr. Phoon graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2003, then went on to work in Mount Isa, Normanton, Rockhampton and in the Aboriginal community in Doomadgee. Dr. Phoon fell in love with the North East of Victoria for the restaurants, weather and people, so when Wangaratta Dental Clinic came up for sale in 2009 she jumped at the opportunity. Dr. Phoon has a special interest in dento-facial aesthetics and orthodontics and is a member of the Australasian Academy of Dento-facial Aesthetics (AADFA) and International Academy of Aesthetics (IAA). When not learning new dental skills and techniques Dr. Phoon enjoys spending time with her animals, tending to her veggie garden, and traveling the world.
Certificate III in Dental Assisting (RMIT)
Jacinta began her dental assisting career in 1999. This challenging and rewarding career has given her many opportunities to work closely alongside some incredibly passionate and dedicated dental professionals and colleagues which combined with mutual respect for each individual's role in the team has made her 17 years of Dental assisting an enjoyable and satisfying career choice.Jacinta is a mother of four amazing children which keeps her personal time extremely busy. But when she does find "me" time she indulges in reading, social outings and attempts at fitness with a goal of worldwide travel one day.
Certificate III in Dental Assisting (Bendigo TAFE)
Taegan started her dental assisting traineeship in 2015 and loved everything about the job. She is now a qualified dental assistant. In her free time she likes to go on road trips and adventures, and also spend her weekends working as a local bartender.
Matt started working as our practice manager in 2010. Matt enjoys hunting, target shooting, and working on his bonsai in his free time.