Our Team

Dr. Timothy Folwell
Dentist

Dr. Timothy Folwell

He has worked in the Norwood, and Golden Grove areas for over 25 years and has now has opened his own Dental Practice on The Parade, close to the hub of Norwood. This is an area close to his heart and he has lived here with his family since 1995. Prior to that, Tim was practising in Waikerie.

Tim has a real passion for his work, from general dentistry, cosmetic and rehabilitative, crown and bridge, root canal as well as surgical implants.

Through 2014 Tim has spent some time as a Tutor at Adelaide University for 3rd and 5th year dental students.

Dr. Caroline Petroff
Dentist

Dr. Caroline Petroff

Dr Caroline Petroff joined the My Dentist team in early 2015. Caroline enjoys working with a variety of people and has worked in rural and metropolitan communities in Tasmania and Adelaide and also volunteered in Cambodia in early 2014. Caroline’s interest in Dentistry include complex rehabilitative and cosmetic dentistry, crown and bridge work and root canal therapy. She also has a keen interest in preventative Dentistry and believes in taking a holistic approach to dental treatment.

Sophie Hogarth
Oral Health Therapist

Sophie Hogarth

Sophie graduated from a Bachelor of Oral Health (BOH) at The University of Adelaide in 2013 and joined the team at Mydentist in early 2014. Sophie’s qualification allows her to work as both a Dental Hygienist and Dental Therapist. As a Dental Hygienist, Sophie works in collaboration with dentists Dr. Tim Folwell and Dr. Caroline Petroff specialising in treatment of periodontal (gum) disease, and maintaining the oral health of our patients. As a Dental Therapist, Sophie is qualified to perform general dental treatment for children and adolescents up to the age of 18. Sophie loves working with children and looking after your children’s oral health needs. During her free time Sophie enjoys cooking and health and fitness.

Jess Goldsmith
Dental Assistant

Jess Goldsmith

Jess is a highly experienced Dental Assistant having completed certificate 3 in Dental Assisting, and has been working in the industry for 11 years. She has been working with Dr. Tim Folwell for 8 years at other practices and joined the Mydentist team from the very start in May 2013. When Jess isn’t working at Mydentist she is running her own successful beauty therapy business at home.

Anna Hyde
Dental Assistant

Anna Hyde

Anna has completed her certificate 3 in Dental Assisting and came to work for My Dentist early 2014 and immediately fit into the Mydentist family like she has always been here, because of the shared values in patient care. She works with Dr. Tim Folwell and will always make patients feel comfortable and looked after. When Anna isn’t working at Mydentist she is a consultant for the beauty product company Arbonne.

Erin Folwell
Hygienist

Erin Folwell

Erin has completed her certificate 3 in Dental Assisting and certificate 4 in Dental Assisting (Radiography). Erin is Dr. Tim Folwell’s eldest daughter and has decided to further her education in the dental industry by studying an Advanced Diploma of Oral Health (ADOH) and will be graduating as a Hygienist at the end of 2015. During Erin’s free time she loves spending time with friends, family and her dogs, and enjoys health and fitness.

Elaine Sheppard
Receptionist

Elaine Sheppard

Elaine is the friendly face and first person who you will see when you step through the door of Mydentist. She trained in the UK and Australia and highly experienced in customer service. Elaine has recently moved to Australia with her family and loves the outdoor life with long walks on the beach with her dogs.

Sue Folwell
Practice Manager

Sue Folwell

Sue is Dr. Tim Folwell’s wife, and the practice manager. Sue comes from registered nursing background which is a real asset. Sue also has her own interior design business and has styled the surgery to a relaxed, welcoming environment for our patients.