At Ascot Dental we like to take time, and listen to your individual dental concerns. We make sure you are fully aware of your dental condition and options available to you to help maintain a healthy mouth. The link between oral health and general health is now well understood and an important factor in encouraging regular maintenance and prevention of future problems.
Ascot Dental has been caring for the people of Ascot and Brisbane for over 50 years. Dr Cane has recently bought the practice and is committed to providing gentle, caring dentistry for the whole family.Ascot dental welcomes new patients and aims to deliver the highest standard of dental care to enable you to maintain a healthy happy smile. The services we offer range from general and preventive dentistry to cosmetic and reconstructive treatments.
Dr Andrew Cane
Dr Cane graduated from the University of Dundee (Scotland) in 2001. After graduation he worked for 2 years as a senior house officer in restorative dentistry and oral surgery / oral medicine at Edinburgh Dental Institute. He then obtained through examination, membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgeons of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. After working for 6 years in a private practice in Edinburgh he emigrated to Brisbane with his Australian wife.
Since moving to Brisbane in 2010 Andrew has worked in private practice in Brisbane, performing a wide range of restorative and cosmetic dentistry procedures. Dr Cane also works part – time teaching at the University of Queensland Dental School.
He is committed to providing ethical, gentle, conservative dentistry. He has invested a great deal of his time in attending continuing education courses, staying up to date with the latest developments in dentistry. Andrew particularly enjoys restorative/cosmetic dentistry and educating patients on how to help maintain a healthy smile for life. Dr Cane often gets compliments for his painless injections and treatment.
In his spare time Dr Cane enjoys spending time with his young family and visiting the coast at the weekends. He enjoys playing golf, skiing and supporting the Reds.
Nikki graduated with a BSc in Oral Health Science from University of Dundee (Scotland) in 2007. After graduation, she participated in a year postgraduate training to cement her dental skills.
The services Nikki provides is hygienist treatment for children and adults, examination and treatment for children including pulpotomy, primary teeth extractions, fillings and stainless steel crowns. Direct fillings on adults, tooth whitening, and mouth guards.
Nikki spends time with patients to ensure they have a positive dental experience. She particularly enjoys working with special needs and nervous patients to put them at ease. Nikki has a reputation for having a gentle and calming way with her patients.
Nikki has worked in private practice in Scotland and Brisbane and works part-time for Queensland Health in the school dental service. She works part-time in the practice and can see patients by request.
Outside of work Nikki and her husband are kept busy by their active 2 boys and Beaglier.
Our Support Team:
Hannah is from England and has been in Australia for 3 years. Hannah joined Ascot Dental in 2016. She has recently finished training as a Dental Technician and enjoys helping Dr Cane in the lab making mouth guards and bleaching trays. Hannah is always bubbly and will do her best to make sure your visit to Ascot Dental is a positive experience. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with family & friends and travelling.
Jayna is a highly valued member of the Ascot Dental team, moving to Brisbane from New Zealand over a year ago. Outside of work, Jayna enjoys skiing, diving, playing netball and spending time with friends and family. Jayna holds a Certificate 3 in Dental Assisting. She is loving learning new skills and is aiming to progress further in the profession.