"My work as a hygienist saves people from uncomfortable costly dental appointments and helps to keep them in good health. I feel very lucky to love my job and to know I am making a positive difference."
Brenda graduated with first class honours from the University College of Cork, Ireland in 2004. She has worked across a variety of dental settings over her career across London, Sydney and Canberra and is excited to bring her vast knowledge and skills to a broader team of health professionals at Next Practice.
As an active member of Mobile Dental Providers Australia, Brenda is making dental care more accessible to Canberrans living with cognitive and physical impairment with her mobile dental hygiene service. She has a natural ability to put even the most anxious of patients at ease. Her area of personal passion is aged care dentistry and helping seniors maintain health and quality of life. More generally, Brenda is a passionate preventative oral health advocate and strives to educate patients and colleagues about the links between oral and general health.
Brenda and her husband, Stephen, have three high school age children and enjoy spending time with friends and love to travel.