Tanya graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor degree in Oral Health in 2014. Upon graduating, Tanya was selected to participate in the ‘Oral Health Therapist Graduate Year Programme’ in the Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District, where she worked alongside numerous general dental professionals and specialists, to further develop her clinical skills in patient management, diagnosing and treatment planning. During this time, she completed rotations to outlying rural clinics, as well as the Westmead Children’s Hospital to work alongside varying dental professionals and health practitioners. She has also been involved in the implementation of public oral health programs, as well as oral health promotion in pre-schools and aged-care facilities around Sydney and Western NSW. Tanya has a strong interest in oral health promotion, as well as preventative dentistry for both children and adults. She prides herself on her gentle approach to dentistry and makes every patient feel comfortable and at ease on every visit. In her spare time, Tanya enjoys spending time with her family and friends, as well as travelling.