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Meet Your New Orthodontist in Canberra

Our specialist Orthodontists

Dr David Madsen Specialist Orthodontist

BDS Hons (Syd) DClin Dent (Adel) MOrthRCS (Edin) MRACDS (Ortho)

Dr David Madsen, orthodontist serving CanberraDr David Madsen is a registered specialist orthodontist with the Dental Board of Australia. His qualifications include a Bachelor of Dental Surgery with First Class Honours from the University of Sydney and a Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics from the University of Adelaide. He also holds memberships with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons, Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh & is also a Fellow of the World Federation of Orthodontists.

Dr Madsen brings with him the very latest orthodontic techniques to this practice including direct and indirect bonded braces, Invisalign, lingual orthodontics (braces placed on the inside), short term braces (orthoclinic express), & temporary anchorage devices (to extend the envelope of treatment options available to you).

Dr Madsen is also at the forefront of research and education in the field of Orthodontics. He has published research in the esteemed European Journal of Orthodontics and held Associate Lecturer and visiting Senior Lecturer positions at the University of Sydney & Queensland respectively.

Family is important to Dr Madsen. He & his wife, Dr Caroline Madsen who is also a dentist, have a lovely daughter named Lara (and a newborn son, Oliver). They enjoy bushwalking & skiing together. Dr Madsen’s mother is also a dentist !… I guess it runs in the family

Dr John Fricker OAM Specialist Orthodontist (Retired)

BDS (Syd) MDSc (Syd) Dip Ed (Adult) FRACDS FICD

john-frickerDr John Fricker is a registered specialist orthodontist with the Dental Board of Australia. His qualifications include a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and a Master of Dental Science in Orthodontics both from the University of Sydney.

Dr Fricker is one of the most experienced Orthodontists in Canberra. He is considered a leader of the profession with over 30 years of experience, multiple published research papers, and a Medal of the Order of Australia for his contributions to the profession. Highly skilled in the specialty of Orthodontics, Dr Fricker also offers treatment options to Cleft Lip and Palate patients and those with Sleep Apnea.

Dr Fricker a true inspiration to all, was obviously a role model for his step daughter who is currently training to be a doctor at the University of Canberra.  Dr Fricker recently retired from private practice but still holds the orthodontic consultant position for the Cleft Lip and Palate clinic at Canberra Hospital.