Hygienist / Therapist
Andrew Terry has almost 30 years clinical experience first qualifying as a Dental Therapist in QLD, Australia in 1993 and then as a Dental Hygienist in London, U.K in 1998. He ratified his Australian and U.K education in Switzerland with the Swiss red cross with whom he attained the protected title of “Dip. Dental Hygienist of Higher Education”. He completed his Master in Education at The University of Sydney in 2019 and became a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy U.K in 2021.
Throughout his career he has worked in Townsville, Brisbane, London, Zurich and now Sydney where he has been based for 15 years. Andrew commenced working at Holdsworth House Dental Practice in 2006 full time and is now with us every Friday. In 2015, he was appointed as a Lecturer working Monday to Thursday for the School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Health, at The University of Sydney. There, he teaches Periodontal instrumentation techniques and undertakes clinical supervision of first/second year Oral Health Therapy and Dentistry Students.
Andrew puts a very high priority on patient care and engagement. With this team approach of home maintenance coupled with the professional care in the dental chair he strives to achieve the best outcomes for his patients.