Melinda is a Dental Hygienist and member of the Dental Hygienist Association of Australia. She completed her Advanced Diploma of Dental Hygiene in Adelaide 2010, where she was the recipient of the Oral B Outstanding Achievement award.
Melinda has been a member of Dental Health and Sleep Centre for over 10 years and brings over 26 years of experience in the dental industry.
She has been fortunate to have worked in speciality areas such as Orthodontics, Paedodontics, Oral Surgery, and Prosthodontics. She has also expanded her scope of practice to include Oral Myology. Her passion for dentistry lies within Periodontics, Orthodontics and implant care.
In 2016, Melinda was chosen to be part of a volunteer program through Rotary for oral health in Port Vila, Vanuatu. This was an amazing and rewarding experience to be able to put programs and skills in place, in a less fortunate community, by educating and facilitating dentistry and oral hygiene.
Melinda has two daughters who are both teenagers. She lives locally and enjoys being a part of the community. In her spare time she enjoys kayaking, shopping, and learning how to camp with her new caravan.