Dr Jiao Li
Dr Jiao (Jo) Li is a compassionate and caring dentist who is committed to delivering her patients high quality dental care. Originally from Newcastle, Dr Li moved to South Australia to complete her Bachelor of Dental Science at the University of Adelaide in 2013. Having completed her qualifications she began working at a practice in NSW's mid-north coast before returning to her hometown and joining the Maven Dental Newcastle team.
Within the practice, Dr Li is dedicated to helping her patients improve their oral health and supporting them in building life long positive dental habits. She is passionate about improving smiles to help build confidence and help patients to get the most out of life. Dr Li also loves developing strong relationships and taking the time to get to know her patients and their family.
From a clinical perspective, Dr Li holds interests in a wide range of dental treatments including, preventative dentistry, pre and peri natal oral care, paediatric dentistry (including tongue tie), nutrition for oral health, prosthodontics and orthodontics.
Dr Li places a strong emphasis on her professional development and regularly attends local, interstate and overseas continued professional development courses/training. She is a committee member of the Australian Dental Association Newcastle division and plays an active role within the field of dentistry - currently conducting research into oral health promotion and evidence-based best preventative practice.
In her free time, Dr Li loves getting outdoors hiking, gardening and walking her dog. She is also a bit of a foodie (that's why teeth are so important!).