Dr Hong received his Doctorate in Dental Medicine at the University of Sydney in 2015. He completed his clinical training at Sydney Dental Hospital and Westmead Centre of Oral Health, where he successfully treated both healthy and medically compromised patients which gave him a well rounded experience. He is a very gentle and talented dentist, specialising in general, cosmetic and restorative dentistry. Dr Hong’s main goal is to ensure patients’ comfort and to provide top quality dentistry. Dr Hong is bilingual, speaking English and Korean.
Before Dr Hong started his dental training he was a high school teacher in Auckland, teaching mathematics and Science. Dr Hong joined Colac Dental practice in 2017 after working in Tasmania. Dr Hong prefers country living to the city life and is looking forward to the new adventures that the Colac Otway area will bring such as fishing!
Jennifer graduated from La Trobe University Bendigo and has worked in various regional/rural towns such as Mildura, Bendigo, Melton, Geelong and Albury/Wodonga. Jennifer aims to make the dental visit a pleasant and comfortable one for all patients – children and adults. Jennifer believes in educating patients about dental health and hygiene to best prevent disease from occurring or recurring as well as tailoring treatment to each person’s individual needs. Jennifer is looking forward to continuing our school and kinder visits with a focus on delivering important oral health information including trauma management.
Jayne completed the Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours at the University of Melbourne in 2002. From 1998 to 2002 Jayne worked at the Royal Dental Hospital in Carlton, The St Albans Dental Clinic and volunteered with The Royal Flying Doctors providing dental care to remote communities outside of Broken Hill NSW.
Jayne has been providing dental care to the Colac community for the last 15 years. She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry with a particular interest in children’s dentistry. Jayne strives to complete professional continuing education throughout the year to help bring as many dental services as possible to Colac. She was born in the rural town of Ararat in Victoria and is committed to providing quality dental care to people in regional areas of Victoria.
Jayne and her husband James, live in Colac on a small property. They enjoy running a hobby farm with Dorper sheep and cattle. Jayne’s other passion is pure breed dogs, showing Papillons since 1990.
Stella obtained her Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours from the University of Melbourne. Upon graduation, she partook in an internship program in various community dental clinics throughout metropolitan, regional and rural Victoria, where she gained further skills in minor oral surgery, and management of trauma and medically compromised patients.
Stella firmly believes that oral health is fundamental to general well-being and quality of life. She endeavours to provide comprehensive dental care with a personalised and preventive focus. Dental visits can be scary and stressful for many children and adults alike. With a gentle and caring approach, Stella is dedicated to help her nervous patients walk out with a confident, transformed smile.
Upon graduation she partook in an internship program in various community dental clinics throughout metropolitan, regional and rural Victoria, where she gained further skills in minor oral surgery, management of trauma and medically compromised patients. Stella joined Colac Dental Practice in 2014.