Braeside Dental Surgery

Our Team

Philip Leith

Philip graduated from the University of Adelaide in 1980 and after working for a couple of established dental practices, he moved to Tasmania and started his own practice, "Braeside Dental" in 1986. Philip has also served as the President of the Australian Dental Association for 2 years and continues to be a long standing member. Philip enjoys most aspects of general dentistry especially wisdom teeth extractions and implant work. He participates in Targa Tasmania every year as well as other motoring events in Tasmania and Victoria.

Janice March

Janice studied Dentistry at University of Queensland and began her professional career at Braeside in 1994. She loved it so much she became a partner in the practice in 2000. Janice’s approach aims to provide a caring, preventative and pragmatic service. Her favourite dental specialities include managing the dry mouth and erosion, extractions and root canal work. When not at work, Janice enjoys the outdoors, vege gardening, cycling and exploring Tasmania’s spectacular landscape.

Jaslyn Patrick

Jaslyn graduated from the University
of Sydney in 2000 with Honours and began practising in Launceston in 2001. She joined Braeside in 2006 and works
3 days a week. She enjoys fostering a partnership with her patients and is actively involved in continuing education, having been awarded a Certificate in Clinical Dentistry University of Adelaide. Jaslyn has a special interest in paediatric dentistry, periodontics,  preventative / minimal intervention dentistry. In her spare time, she gardens, reads long novels and keeps  fit  enough to  catch  her  children.

Trish Parry

Trish originally trained as a dental therapist and worked in Tasmania
for a few years until moving to the UK.
She lived in England for 10 years and trained as a dental hygienist while there. Trish returned to Australia in 2000 and since then has worked as
a dental hygienist in Launceston.
She loves her job and is passionate about motivating patients to achieve optimum dental health. Her hobbies include cooking, gardening and yoga.

Kate Philips

Kate completed her studies for AdDip Oral Hygiene in South Australia 2009. Then she moved to Launceston - Tasmania where she works for Braeside as her main dental practice. Kate has a passion for people’s dental health and in her spare time she
works with animals, concerned for their welfare.

Phone: 03 6334 0788