Jacob started his journey in the dental industry in 2014 starting as a Dental assistant while studying a Bachelor of Oral Health Therapy at the University of Newcastle. Within this time he has worked across several specialist and general practices while studying. Graduating in 2017 as an Oral Health Therapist he is currently completing his Honours in Health Science while working for the University of Newcastle in simulation labs for Oral Health Therapy Students.
His role within the practice is to see and treat patients to the highest standard within the scope of an Oral Health Therapist. This includes routine exams and cleans, fillings, extractions and cosmetic work. He also has an interest in orthodontic speciality.
Jacobs mains interest in dentistry is being able to help better patients smiles and improve their health by treating and maintaining a vital component of the body.
In amongst his time between Sydney Road Dental Care and University he also enjoys cooking and baking for friends and family being a former professional cake decorator. He also enjoys swimming, archery and shopping.