Associate Professor, Specialist in Paediatric Dentistry
BDS(Hons) MDSc FDSRCS(Eng) MRACDS(Paed) FRACDS FICD FADI
Angus Cameron is one of the foremost paediatric dentists in Australia. He was the first to graduate in NSW as a specialist in paediatric dentistry and worked at Westmead Hospital for over 30 years. He has worked in both public and private sectors being head of the Department of Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics at Westmead for the last 18 years and was also a Visiting Senior Specialist at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead.
He is currently Clinical Associate Professor and Head of Paediatric Dentistry at the University of Sydney and holds teaching appointments at the University of Newcastle, Charles Sturt University and the University of Leeds.
Angus’ areas of interest are the management of paediatric dental trauma, dental and oro-facial anomalies, and paediatric oral medicine and pathology, and he has a particular interest in those children with special needs. Angus also runs a clinic specialising in infant feeding and tongue ties at Sydney Tongue Tie Clinic.
After graduating from the University of Sydney in 1984, Angus joined Westmead Hospital as a junior dental officer. He was the first to finish the specialist paediatric dentistry training program and was appointed Head of Department in 1997.
Angus is the co-editor of the Handbook of Paediatric Dentistry and has lectured extensively in Australia and internationally. He also chairs the Medical Advisory Committee of City West Specialist Day Hospital.
Angus is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in England (FDSRCS), Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (FRACDS), International College of Dentists (FICD) and Academy of Dentistry International (FADI).
Patients of can access the considerable expertise of Associate Professor Cameron conveniently at Sydney Tongue Tie Clinic, Little Smiles Family Dental, Chatswood Dental Specialists, and Ourimbah Oral Health University Clinic. Currently Professor Cameron operates from a number of private hospitals including NSSH, Pittwater Day Surgery & Brisbane Waters. Visit our Locations page for details.