Dr Gwendolyn Huang
Gwendolyn shares her time between Adelaide Paediatric Dentistry and the Women’s and Children’s Hospital. She has an appointment as a Fellow in the Department of Paediatric Dentistry at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital and works in private practice at Adelaide Paediatric Dentistry.
She graduated from her Bachelor of Dental Surgery with a concurrent Honours Degree in Bachelor of Science (Dentistry) in 2010. Following completion, she relocated to work in private practice in Melbourne and volunteered for a dental mission in the central Andes Mountains of Peru. Gwendolyn returned to Adelaide in 2012 to commence a residency position at the Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Women’s and Children’s Hospital. Gwendolyn has also been involved in undergraduate lecturing and teaching since 2012. In 2013, she commenced her specialist training in Paediatric Dentistry at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital and the University of Adelaide. Gwendolyn completed her specialist training in 2015 and during this same year, was inducted as a Fellow with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons.
In 2016, Gwendolyn was appointed as a Fellow, Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Women’s and Children’s Hospital and is involved with numerous specialist clinics, including the Australian Craniofacial Unit, Haematology, Special Needs and Trauma clinics, as well as others, all aimed at providing multi-disciplinary management of patients.
Gwendolyn has been involved with the Australian and New Zealand Society of Paediatric Dentistry for several years and is also a member of the Australian Academy of Paediatric Dentistry and Australian Dental Association. She is the current President of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Paediatric Dentistry (SA Branch) and remains involved with Paediatric Dentistry at the University of Adelaide. Gwendolyn has specialist interests in paediatric haematology, oral and maxillofacial pathology and oral surgery, but embraces the array paediatric dentistry has to offer. Gwendolyn understands the importance of offering personalised quality dental care to children and prides herself on providing this.