Meet our Brisbane city dentists

At Wickham Terrace Dental, our goal is to make your visit to the dentist a welcoming, affordable, and satisfying experience.

Conveniently located in the Brisbane CBD, our practice is tranquil and inviting; the perfect place to unwind and have your every dental requirement catered for. If you’re anxious about your dental treatment, our team’s light touch and compassionate nature will ensure you receive the affordable dental care you require, in a comfortable and relaxing environment.

One Brisbane city dental practice that does it all

Thanks to our commitment to professional development, our dentists are skilled in a broad range of specialist areas, including dental implants, Invisalign braces, porcelain veneers, crowns and bridges, endodontic therapy (root canal treatment), teeth whitening and more.

If you’re looking for caring Brisbane city dentists who can handle ALL aspects of your treatment, speak to the friendly team at Wickham Terrace Dental.

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Dr Andrew Teakle – Principal Dentist

With over 23 years’ experience in the dental profession, Dr Andrew Teakle’s expert knowledge and cheerful, welcoming manner will put you completely at ease.

Since graduating from The University of Queensland in 1994, Andrew has regularly participated in continued professional development, across treatments including orthodontics, implant dentistrysleep dentistry, cosmetic dentistry and oral diseases.

With a strong belief in staying current, Dr Teakle is excited to keep abreast of all dental innovations, from the latest restorative materials to the most innovative treatment philosophies – in particular the interplay of oral health and lifestyle.

As a father of two beautiful daughters, Andrew is great with kids and loves building the foundation for a lifetime of optimal oral health with his youngest patients.

Professional membership
Australian Dental Association

Recent continuing education highlights
• Invisalign Australia training
• CADStar Cerec CAD/CAM training
• Straumann Implant restorative course
• Ortho Mini Residency
• General Orthodontic Residency
• Early Interceptive Orthodontics with German Ramirez
• MIS Basic Implant Training
• Sleep Apnoea course with Dr Anne-Maree Cole
• Australian Dental Sleep Medicine Group
• MIS Live Surgery course, Bogotá, Colombia
• MIS Advanced Surgery course, Bogotá, Colombia
• MIS Implantology Fellowship
• Neoss Implantology course
• University of Queensland Diode Laser course
• Myofunctional Research Corp – Myobraces training (basic and advanced) MRC AUS 2 Day Course – TMJ & Sleep Disordered Breathing
• Australian Prosthodontic Society Qld
• Invisalign continuing education
• APSQ meetings
• Subscriber to Global Institute of Dental Education
• Subscriber to Cerec Doctors
• Cone Beam Volumetric Tomography training and licensing

Dr Nicholas Yee – Dentist

Dr Nicholas Yee graduated from the University of Queensland in 2008 with a Bachelor of Dental Science.

Before joining the Wickham Terrace Dental team, Dr Yee gained invaluable experience in several private practices around Brisbane. He has also taught at the University of Queensland Dental School as a surgical demonstrator for four years.

Dr Yee has a great interest in all aspects of dentistry, with a special focus on oral surgery and aesthetic composite restorations. He is committed to gently providing the highest standard of patient care, as well as explaining treatment plans and procedures in a simple and easy-to-understand manner.

Outside of work Dr Yee enjoys weights training and cooking, and is an avid reader.

Recent continuing education highlights

  • Invisalign Australia training
  • 2016 Clear Correct invisible orthodontic aligners training
  • 2016 MIS Basic Implantology course
  •  2016 Fastbraces provider training
  •  2015 AAFA botox and dermal fillers training
  •  2014 Dan Brener Implant Institute Prosthetic and Surgical modules, Sydney
  • 2014 UQ Laser Accreditation Course
  • 2013 ADAQ Annual Clinic Day
  • 2013 DPLA Endodontics Masters Course
  • 2012 FDI World Dental Congress, Hong Kong

Dr Chau Tang – Dentist

Dr Chau Tang graduated with a Bachelor of Oral Health from the University of Queensland and was awarded First Class Honours for her research in Paediatric Dentistry in 2011. Chau then went on to study dentistry and worked in several Brisbane private practices as an Oral Health Therapist before joining the Wickham Terrace Dental team in 2017.

Since graduating with Academic Excellence from her Bachelor of Oral Health in Dental Science and Graduate Diploma in Dentistry from Griffith University, Chau continues to engage herself in continuing professional development.

She is committed to providing the highest standard of care to all her patients, ensuring they are respected, relaxed and comfortable with her warm and caring approach.

Outside of work, Chau is an absolute dog lover who enjoys going on food adventures, visiting the gym, and spending time with her friends and family. She is fluent in English and Vietnamese.

Recent continuing education highlights

  • Invisalign Australia training

Dr Trevor Jones – Dentist

Trevor hails from Bundaberg and the Gold Coast, did his secondary schooling in Brisbane and graduated from the University of Queensland in 1985. After international travel and study he began practising in Wickham Terrace in 1988, and Fortitude Valley in 1994.

Trevor prides himself on his honesty and ability to put his patients at ease – no matter what their age or background. He delivers efficient, cost-effective dentistry, often with a touch of humour!

Trevor is a strong advocate of continuing education and strives to keep up-to-date with the fast-changing world of dentistry. He is a founding member of the Pogonion Dental Study Group, an ADA recognised provider of continuing education to both general and specialist dentists.

Away from our practice, Trevor enjoys being in the outdoors, fishing, cycling and wine appreciation. He splits his time between Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast with his artistic wife Lisa and her much adored alpacas. His adult daughters have both flown the coop to pursue their chosen careers.

Sophia Wei – Dental hygienist

Our newest dental hygienist, Sophia graduated with a Bachelor of Health Science in Oral Health from the Auckland University of Technology NZ in 2008. After graduating she gained valuable experience in the public sector in Auckland, as well as in Toowoomba in Qld, working with patients of all ages.

As a dental hygienist, Sophia works closely with our dentists in developing personalised preventative programs for our patients. A firm believer in how oral health impacts on overall body health, Sophia listens carefully to her patients’ concerns and works with them to improve their oral health.

She works hard to keep up-to-date with the latest research and technology, and continues her own professional development by attending courses both in Australia and overseas.

Sophie speaks fluent Mandarin and Taiwanese. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, listening to classical music, travelling, and following the World Rally Championship and Rugby Union.

Bernadette - Practice Manager

Our behind-the-scenes alchemist, Bernadette continues to work her magic to ensure we have a harmonious team and workplace.

She is passionate about the business of dentistry, and is always looking for ways to improve our practice for both our staff and patients.

Her many years of management experience help keep Wickham Terrace Dental running like clockwork. Prior to working in dentistry Bernadette was both a teacher and an officer in the Australian Regular Army, serving in the Engineer Corps.

In 2014 Bernadette was our first Invisalign patient. She’s always willing to share her Invisalign experience.

Partner of Dr Andrew Teakle, she adores her two beautiful daughters and cute-as-a-button cavoodle, Charlie.

In her time off she enjoys going on trail rides with her beautiful horse Samson, working in the garden, and trying new recipes.

Sheenal – Front Office Coordinator

With four years’ experience in dentistry, Sheenal began as a dental nurse before moving on to become a front office coordinator. Sheenal loves to interact with patients and have a chat!

Her interest in dentistry began in high school when she had her orthodontic braces done. Since then Sheenal has completed her Certificate III in Dental Assisting and gained clinical experience.

Sheenal was born in Fiji and moved to Australia with her family when she was fifteen. She fluently speaks Hindi and in her spare time she loves to cook, socialise with family and friends, travel and paint.

Sheenal is looking forward to learning and growing as a person at Wickham Terrace Dental.

Chandani - Clinical Coordinator

Having worked as a dental nurse with us since mid 2017, Chandani loves all aspect of oral surgery and enjoys assisting Dr Andrew Teakle with implant surgery.

Chandani practised as a dentist in India, before getting married and moving with her husband to Australia. Apart from English she is fluent in Gujarati and Hindi.

Outside of dentistry Chandani enjoys spending time with her family, cooking and experiencing fine dining. Chandani is easily tempted by our staff who are adamant in making her try every Australian chocolate and treats. She has a particular weak spot for Snickers!

Jessica - Senior Dental Nurse

Our wonderful Senior Dental Nurse Jess has been with us since 2015. She gained a Certificate III in Dental Assisting in 2014, and since then has continuously expanded on her skills and knowledge in dentistry.

In 2016 Jessica had implant surgery with us to replace her missing tooth. “It was so straightforward and the recovery was quicker than I imagined. And keeping the implant clean is no different than any other one of my teeth,” she says.

Since being trained by Dr Teakle in 2017, Jessica loves completing our in-house laboratory work – especially the process of staining and glazing crowns. She also loves assisting in full mouth rehabilitations and dental implant surgeries.

In her spare time she enjoys reading, hiking with her dog Giah, and researching anything that sparks her interest.

Ponlok – Dental Nurse

Joining us in 2019 as our new dental nurse, Ponlok has quickly become a valued member of our team thanks to his friendly personality and work ethic.

Ponlok completed his Bachelor Degree in Dental Sciences in Cambodia before moving to Australia with his family. With his passion and love for dental practice – especially orthodontic treatment and operative dentistry – Ponlok is now enjoying every moment he spends with our team.

In his free time, Ponlok enjoys reading and listening to music.

Charlotte – Dental Nurse

Charlotte joined the team in 2019 as a dental nurse. She enjoys the intricate nature of cosmetic dentistry and how patients are transformed after their treatment.

She also has a passion for graphic design, and assists us with developing and creating video content for our Facebook page.

Outside of dentistry, Charlotte enjoys HIIT style workouts, cake decorating, and playing the piano.

Alida – Dental Nurse

Joining Wickham Terrace Dental in 2018, Alida provides an extra pair of hands around the practice and helps the team with all aspects of our dental practice. She will be trained in dental nursing and front office duties.

Alida has been coming for regular check-ups at Wickham Terrace Dental for several years now, and says she has “always appreciated the kindness of the staff and the overall friendly atmosphere. I’m thrilled to now be a part of such an amazing team!”

In her spare time Alida likes rowing (which she has been involved in for the past six years), reading, listening to music, and eating lots of chocolate!