Dr. Penny Teo
A Warm Welcome:
Dr Penny earned her Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Adelaide. She understands that visiting the dentist can sometimes be a daunting experience, and her goal is to make you feel comfortable and at ease from the moment you step into our clinic. She believes in building strong relationships with her patients and providing them with personalized care based on their unique needs and concerns.
Dr Penny's life is guided by personal growth,kindness, empowerment, and integrity, which she applies not only in her personal life but also in her professional pursuits. She believe that every individual has the potential for growth and Dr. Penny and our team strive to empower our patients with the knowledge and tools they need to take control of their oral health. She is committed to maintaining the highest standards of professionalism and integrity in everything we do, ensuring that our patients receive top-quality care.
Dr. Penny is driven by a strong professional focus on providing exceptional dental care. She stays updated with the latest advancements in dentistry and utilizes modern techniques and technologies to deliver the best possible outcomes for her patients. She is skilled in all aspect of general dentistry with special interest in smile makeovers, wisdom teeth extraction, temporomandibular disorder and sleep apnea as well as treating anxious patients.
Approach to Work:
Dr. Penny takes a patient-centric approach to her work. She understands that each patient is unique and has their own set of concerns and expectations. With her empathetic and understanding nature, she gives careful attention to listening to her patients and addressing their specific needs. Dr. Penny believes in providing comprehensive treatment plans and involving her patients in the decision-making process so they feel empowered and actively involved in their dental care.
Journey So Far:
Dr. Penny's dental journey has taken her from Malaysia to rural South Australia and now to Bendigo. It was during her time working in rural areas that she discovered her calling to contribute to regional healthcare. Having experienced the challenges and needs of patients in these communities, Dr. Penny is dedicated to improving the oral health outcomes for the residents of Bendigo and providing them with access to quality dental care.
Beyond dentistry, Dr. Penny has a creative side. She enjoys exploring different flavors and cuisines, always on the lookout for new and exciting culinary experiences. In her spare time, you can often find her reading books that expand her knowledge and perspective. Dr. Penny also knows the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle, and she dedicates time to regular exercise to keep herself fit and energized.
Hobbies and Life Outside Work:
Dr. Penny believes in maintaining a healthy work-life balance. When she's not busy taking care of her patients, she loves indulging in her hobbies. Whether it's exploring new restaurants, trying out different recipes, or engaging in physical activities, Dr. Penny embraces the joy of life outside of work hours. These hobbies help her rejuvenate and bring a fresh perspective to her patients’ care.