10 Jul

Congratulations Chloe for getting your braces removed today! She was our first patient to have Lythos digital impressions. Toowoomba Orthodontists are the first practice in Australia to have used The Lythos Digital Impression System.  Lythos is a high tech video recorder which allows our staff to take a ‘scan’ of your teeth and upload this data to create your …

Dr Emily Close

Author: The Team
4 Mar

Orthodontist BDS, MFGDP(UK), DClinDent (Orth), MRACDS (Orth), MOrth RCS Ed  Dr Emily Close was awarded a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Dundee (Scotland) in 2004. After graduation she commissioned into the Royal Army Dental Corps and spent several years treating soldiers and their families. Emily worked throughout Europe and overseas, including an …

20 Feb

Dinah is our longest serving  oral health therapist.  We enjoy seeing  Dinah’s smiling face and appreciate her wealth of experience. She has been with us for 10 happy years and we hope for many more.

27 Jan

We are happy to announce Chris and Catherine’s marriage on the 1st of November 2014. They celebrated their special day at St Stephen’s Cathedral in Brisbane amongst close family and friends. We wish them all the best for a happy future together.

7 Jan

Align Technology has recognised our dedication to treating patients with Invisalign and have awarded us Invisalign Platinum status! This status means we have treated the most patients with Invisalign of all the practitioners in Toowoomba and The Darling Downs. We are proud to be the only Platinum Providers of Invisalign in Toowoomba.

3 Dec
Toowoomba Orthodontists team

The surgery will be closed from the 25th December 2014 – 5th January 2015. Please arrange for your recurring appointments to appear outside of these times. Our administration staff will be able to take calls on the 5th of January for appointments with our surgery staff commencing on the 6th of January. Ashley, Chris and the team …

3 Dec

We are proud to say Emily is the second family member in treatment with us at Toowoomba Orthodontists. We are grateful to have treated her sister as well. Insignia Braces are customised for each and every patient, significantly reducing treatment time. Treatments have been finishing up to 6 months faster compared with conventional braces. Learn more about insignia

18 Sep

Ashley and Chris accompanied by three of our oral health therapists and one assistant have recently spent a weekend in November at The Invisible Orthodontist conference in the beautiful Byron Bay. Over the weekend they spent two days of learning about online patient management and the benefits of social media. During their stay Dr Ashley Smith presented Invisalign case studies and spoke of the synergies between …

3 Mar

On Friday the 28th of February, Dr Smith and Dr Turnock held another Insignia Training Day for orthodontists in our Toowoomba surgery. Ashley and Chris welcomed Orthodontists from the Gold Coast, Adelaide, Melbourne and Thailand. They were able to show the attendee’s  how to best utilise the customised bracing system to maximise the benefit for their patients.

23 Jan
Damon forum

Dr Ashley Smith has just returned from a visit to Phoenix, Arizona USA. Dr Smith was asked to present two lectures at the United States Damon Forum. This forum is the second largest orthodontic conference in the US. He presented lectures to fellow orthodontists on how Insignia (customised braces) can make treatment faster and more comfortable …