Dentalcare Mt Barker

Meet The Team

Olaf Jensen
Principal Dentist

Dr Olaf Jensen

Experienced dentist, Dr Olaf Jensen, is one of five principal dentists at the Dentalcare Mt Barker practice. Dr Jensen graduated from Adelaide University in 1978 and later in 1988 he completed his Fellowship at the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. He spent two years of his career working in the UK before moving to the Adelaide Hills to live and work in the early 1980's.

Dr Jensen enjoys all facets of dentistry, with a keen interest in CAD-CAM ceramic crowns and inlays. He also places a strong emphasis on patient experience and strives to provide high-quality dental care and…

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Experienced dentist, Dr Olaf Jensen, is one of five principal dentists at the Dentalcare Mt Barker practice. Dr Jensen graduated from Adelaide University in 1978 and later in 1988 he completed his Fellowship at the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. He spent two years of his career working in the UK before moving to the Adelaide Hills to live and work in the early 1980's.

Dr Jensen enjoys all facets of dentistry, with a keen interest in CAD-CAM ceramic crowns and inlays. He also places a strong emphasis on patient experience and strives to provide high-quality dental care and treatment with every visit.

Away from the practice, Dr Jensen keeps fit doing long distance shuffling and also enjoys getting out playing tennis, cricket, soccer and walking his two long haired Jack Russels.

Ashley White
Principal Dentist

Dr Ashley White

Dentalcare Mt Barker welcomed Dr Ashley White to the team as a caring and experienced Principal Dentist. After completing his dental qualifications, Dr White gained many years of experience working in rural dental practices before settling down in the Adelaide Hills region.

Dr White is passionate about developing long-term relationships with his patients and assisting them in achieving excellent oral health to last a lifetime. With each and every patient he takes the time to understand their dental history and individual needs/concerns. Although experienced in all aspects of dentistry, Dr White holds clinical interests in endodontics (root canal treatment) and…

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Dentalcare Mt Barker welcomed Dr Ashley White to the team as a caring and experienced Principal Dentist. After completing his dental qualifications, Dr White gained many years of experience working in rural dental practices before settling down in the Adelaide Hills region.

Dr White is passionate about developing long-term relationships with his patients and assisting them in achieving excellent oral health to last a lifetime. With each and every patient he takes the time to understand their dental history and individual needs/concerns. Although experienced in all aspects of dentistry, Dr White holds clinical interests in endodontics (root canal treatment) and minor oral surgery.

Outside of dentistry, Dr White likes swimming, adventurous travelling, scuba diving and is also a big fan of sport including soccer, cricket and AFL.

Ingrid White
Principal Dentist

Dr Ingrid White

Principal dentist, Dr Ingrid White, is a friendly and compassionate dentist at the Dentalcare Mt Barker dental practice. Dr White, originally from an academic background, has gone on to complete postgraduate qualifications in dentistry. Her career has seen her gain valuable experience in public and private practice and university teaching.

Dr White is very thorough in her approach to providing quality dental care and works with her patients to achieve their dental goals. She enjoys working with nervous patients to ensure their dental visits are comfortable and positive experiences. From a clinical perspective, Dr White's interests lie in preventative dentistry,…

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Principal dentist, Dr Ingrid White, is a friendly and compassionate dentist at the Dentalcare Mt Barker dental practice. Dr White, originally from an academic background, has gone on to complete postgraduate qualifications in dentistry. Her career has seen her gain valuable experience in public and private practice and university teaching.

Dr White is very thorough in her approach to providing quality dental care and works with her patients to achieve their dental goals. She enjoys working with nervous patients to ensure their dental visits are comfortable and positive experiences. From a clinical perspective, Dr White's interests lie in preventative dentistry, tooth coloured fillings, children's dentistry, crowns, bridges, dentures and working with elderly patients.

Away from the practice, Dr White loves travelling, nature, art, animals and has recently taken up scuba diving (to keep her partner happy!).

Dr Katherine Rao Associate Dentist Dental Care Mt Barker
Associate Dentist

Dr Katherine Rao

Dr Katherine Rao graduated from a Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Adelaide in 2014. After her studies, she worked as a general dentist within private practice in the Adelaide Hills before being warmly welcomed to the team at Dentalcare Mt Barker in 2022.

Bringing a wealth of knowledge and her calm and caring nature to the practice, Dr Katherine has seven years of experience in the dental industry. Her philosophy is to take a holistic approach to her work, with a strong focus on preventative dentistry. As a family dentist, she enjoys all aspects of her job,…

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Dr Katherine Rao graduated from a Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Adelaide in 2014. After her studies, she worked as a general dentist within private practice in the Adelaide Hills before being warmly welcomed to the team at Dentalcare Mt Barker in 2022.

Bringing a wealth of knowledge and her calm and caring nature to the practice, Dr Katherine has seven years of experience in the dental industry. Her philosophy is to take a holistic approach to her work, with a strong focus on preventative dentistry. As a family dentist, she enjoys all aspects of her job, however, is particularly interested in ceramic restorations including crowns and veneers and sleep apnoea devices. She is passionate about joining her patients on their oral health journey and finds great pleasure out of helping her patients feel confident about their smile.

Dr Katherine is passionate about the field of dentistry and enjoys keeping up to date with the latest advancements within dentistry by regularly attending continuing professional development courses; ensuring she is using modern techniques and dental technology on her patients.

Outside of the practice Dr Katherine lives an active lifestyle. She enjoys hot morning coffee’s, traveling and of course, a good glass of wine!

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Dentist

Dr Andrew Scott

Dr Andrew Scott brings a wealth of experience to the team at Dentalcare Mount Barker. He graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Sydney University, and since then has worked across private and public practice in Queensland, before moving to South Australia.

Dr Andrew is well known for his relaxed and friendly approach and efficient delivery of service, which helps him to put even the most nervous patient at ease! He is an adept ‘all-rounder’ and his extensive experience across all aspects of modern dentistry means he can resolve the most complex dental issues with a minimum of…

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Dr Andrew Scott brings a wealth of experience to the team at Dentalcare Mount Barker. He graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Sydney University, and since then has worked across private and public practice in Queensland, before moving to South Australia.

Dr Andrew is well known for his relaxed and friendly approach and efficient delivery of service, which helps him to put even the most nervous patient at ease! He is an adept ‘all-rounder’ and his extensive experience across all aspects of modern dentistry means he can resolve the most complex dental issues with a minimum of fuss.

Dr Andrew co-owned and operated his own accredited practice in Brisbane for many years before making a tree-change to the beautiful Adelaide Hills in 2020. His work in the public sector—for Queensland Health—saw him practice in the Moreton Bay region and rural and remote parts of Queensland. He has also been a FIFO dentist servicing the mining sector of Central Queensland.

Outside of work Dr Andrew is a proud and experienced Weekend Warrior and likes nothing better than getting his hands dirty in the garden. He is a known ‘repeat offender’ renovator and thoroughly enjoys demolishing things and then rebuilding them—much to his wife’s amusement.