Kenneth Hooi

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Ken Hooi

BDS GradDipClinDent(Oral Implants) MDSc FPFA

Ken is a Prosthodontist registered with the Dental Board of Australia. Ken's professional experience prior to specialist training included thirteen years in private and public hospital practice. During this time, Ken spent extended periods in restricted practice roles providing minor oral surgery (Sydney Dental Hospital), prosthodontic and implant dentistry services (private practices in Sydney CBD and Bathurst).

In 2003, eleven years after becoming a dentist, Ken completed his Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Oral Implants). In 2009, after completing his Master of Dental Science (Prosthodontics), Ken became the second dental specialist in Australia to hold both implant and prosthodontic coursework degrees.

Ken maintains a referral-based private practice in Sydney CBD and Miranda, as well as providing prosthodontic support services to colleagues in Winston Hills, Coffs Harbour, Woolgoolga, Campbelltown and Shellharbour as a Visiting Specialist.

Ken's competence and commitment with teaching has been recognised by the University of Sydney Faculty of Dentistry. He is retained in five different roles by Faculty (see below). In 2011, after six years of participation as a presenter in Continuing Education in Dentistry's Extended Fixed Prosthodontics, Ken became Course Convenor and in 2012 expanded the programme from four to five days.

In April 2013, Ken will enter a two-year term as Federal President of the Australian Prosthodontic Society.

Ken's special interests in dentistry include management of complex rehabilitation and development of clinical decision support systems and services.

Teachng roles, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney

  • Bachelor of Dentistry - Specialist Clinical Educator
  • Continuing Education in Dentistry - Extended Fixed Prosthodontics - Convenor
  • Continuing Education in Dentistry - Planning Committee - Member
  • Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Oral Implants) - Specialist Clinical Associate
  • Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Prosthodontics) - Honorary Lecturer