Dr. David Digges graduated from the University of Sydney in 1981 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery. After attaining his degree he practiced dentistry in Newcastle for 2 years before spending a year in the UK, working and travelling (and meeting his wife, Carolyn). Returning to Australia in 1984, David opened a Dental Surgery in Coogee, Sydney, before also joining his Father, Bryan, at Bellevue Hill Dental.
David has a strong interest in Cosmetic Dentistry and in adult and children’s orthodontics as well as general and family dentistry. He was one of the first Dentists in Australia to introduce Porcelain Veneers, and offers state of the art crown and bridgework, supported by Australia’s best laboratories.
David is a member of numerous Dental Associations including The Australian Dental Association, The Eastern Suburbs Dental Group, The Pierre Fauchard Academy and the Prosthodontic Society among others.
David is NSW president of The National Dental Foundation which organises Dental care for the underprivileged such as young people from Youth Off the Streets, and those from Matt Talbot Hostel and the St. Vincent De Paul Society, and other groups.
He has also travelled to Balgo, a Koorie community in Central Australia and to East Timor, to help communities who would otherwise receive little or spasmodic dental treatment.
Outside Dentistry, David is married with 3 children. He enjoys spending time at North Bondi where he is a volunteer Surf Lifesaver, and getting away to the bush whenever possible.