Dr Gary Smith BDSc, MDSc, FICD, FADI

Gary graduated BDSc (Hons) from the University of Queensland in 1979. He then spent three years in Private Practice in Toowoomba and two years in private practice in London prior to commencing post-graduate training, also at the University of Queensland.  He graduated MDSc in Prosthodontics in 1988. 

Gary commenced his own private practice limited to prosthodontics in the Brisbane CBD in 1988 and later registered as a prosthodontist. Gary has lectured extensively throughout Australia on many Removable Prosthodontic subjects. He has held part-time appointments at the University of Queensland Dental School as a Senior Lecturer in Removable Prosthodontics. He was the Secretary of the Queensland Branch of the Australian Prosthodontic Society from 2009–10 and again from 2013–14. He was also the Federal Secretary of the Australian Prosthodontic Society from 2011-12. 

He has been awarded Fellowship of the International College of Dentists and the Academy of Dentistry International. 

Prior to joining the ADAQ Council in 2009, Gary had been a member of the ADAQ Patient Liaison Committee and a couple of ADAQ ad hoc committees. Since being appointed to Council, apart from holding other executive positions, he has served on the Continuing Professional Development Committee and been the convenor of the Dental Practice Committee.

Gary can be contacted for media enquiries through the Communications team on 07 3252 9866