BDS Honors (USyd), MFDS (London), Grad Dip Clin Dent (Oral Implants) (USyd), Member of ITI, AOS, ADA, Clinical associate lecturer(oral implants) (USyd)
Dr Cecilia So is our surgical dentist, providing expertise in dental implants, surgical extractions and wisdom teeth surgery on a visiting basis. She is experienced in treating patients under IV sedation (sleep dentistry) and maintains a surgical list at Westmead Hospital treating special needs adults needing oral surgery procedures.
Dr So completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery at University of Sydney in 2003, graduating with honours. With a special interest in surgery, Dr So advanced her training in the department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Exeter and Devon hospitals in the United Kingdom, following which she completed her Fellowship in the Royal College of Surgeons (England) in 2006. Dr So also trained for two years in dental implant surgery at University of Sydney, achieving her Graduate Diploma of Oral Implants in 2010 and is now part of the steering committee for the program. She is an examiner for University of Sydney in both Oral Implants and Oral Surgery, and a mentor and visiting lecturer in Oral Implant Diploma.
Her main interest lies in providing her services to several private practices around Sydney and in the Blue Mountains region. Additionally, she is currently employed in the Department of Special Care at Westmead Hospital where she provides mainly surgical care for those patients with special needs including phobic patients.
She has a kind and caring nature and always has her patient’s best interests at heart. She has accreditation for theatre use at St George Private Hospital and Crows Nest Day Surgery, should patients prefer being treated under General Anaesthetic in a hospital.