Oral Health—Dental at The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Contact details

Phone: (02) 9845 2582
Fax: (02) 9845 2566
Location: Main building, level 2

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead Oral Health service provides specialist and emergency children’s dental services for eligible patients, as well as an inpatient consultative service. Teaching and research are also key aspects of the service. The service is highly integrated with the Westmead Centre for Oral Health (Westmead Dental Hospital) with shared registrars providing after hours cover for both services.

The Department operates as a hospital-based service to provide dental and surgical services to the emergency departments, inpatient units and speciality outpatient clinics.

A visit to the Dentist

Watch our video on Paediatric Dentistry

Take a look at  photos of a visit to the dentist

Fact sheets


Senior Dental Nurse

Mrs Heidi Drewett

Dental Nurses

Mrs Nicole Lonsdale
Mrs Elham Elzami
M/s Kate Adams
M/s Sophie Smith
M/s Bonnie Lomax
Mrs Afsaneh Elzami

Paediatric Dentists

A/Prof Richard Widmer
Dr Sally Hibbert
Dr Diane Tay (fellow)

Visiting Dental Officers

Dr Andrew McNaught (Orthodontics)
Dr Kit Chan (Orthodontics)
Dr Robert Smith (Orthodontics)

Dr Jad Clarke (Paediatric Dentistry)
Dr Melissa Warren (Paediatric Dentistry)

Visiting OHT's (Oral Health Therapists)

M/s Lia Pagdanganan
M/s Natalie Jaksic