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.
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 dentistry, sleep 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.
• 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.
Nina - Front Office Coordinator
With 15 years’ experience, Nina has literally lived and breathed dentistry since her teens. She has a passion for dental implants and reconstructive dentistry.
As the friendly face of our practice since 2015, Nina has all the knowledge needed to answer your questions about your treatment plan, pre- and post-operative concerns, payments plans, or even the latest Hollywood gossip!
Nina completed adult orthodontic treatment with Invisalign from Dr Andrew Teakle in 2017, and has regular treatment with Dr Nick Yee for her nasty clenching and grinding habit, using anti-wrinkle injections into the muscles around her jaw.
Nina is forever on the go and very rarely sits still! She plays indoor netball 3 nights a week, attends Pilates classes 6 times a week, and on her weekends can be found constantly going up and down mountains.
Jessica - Dental Nurse
Our wonderful 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.
Chandani - Dental Assistant
Having worked as a dental assistant 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!
Isabel - Dental Assistant & Front Office Coordinator
Joining us in early 2018, Isabel is our new dental assistant and front office coordinator who will be working closely with the lovely Nina.
Upon graduating school Isabel knew dental was going to be the industry for her, and immediately went on to study her certificate III in dental assisting. She’s never looked back since!
During her years of experience Isabel has developed a passion for cosmetic dentistry and loves the art behind it.
In her spare time Isabel enjoys being active and making her way to the gym, or simply spending quality time with close friends and family. Isabel is fluent in English and Spanish as a second language.
Torah - Dental Assistant
After graduating high school 6 years ago, Torah started her career in dentistry straight away. She has loved it ever since.
Torah has a special interest and passion for cosmetic dentistry. She is committed to providing outstanding patient care, often going above and beyond for her patients.
On the weekends you’ll find Torah out in nature hiking, running with her dogs (Roxy the Staffy and Thumper the Bull Mastiff), or swimming.
Thanks to her passion for wedding photography, you’ll often find Torah and Andrew discussing camera lenses and exchanging the latest techniques over lunch!