Dr Patrick O’Rourke
Originally from the United Kingdom, Dr Patrick O’Rourke’s life has led him around the world, first to South Africa where he undertook elective training at the University of Witwatersrand Dental Department in Johannesburg and eventually to Australia.
In Australia, he has worked from Swan Hill to the Snowy Mountains, from Byron Bay to Darwin with stops in Cairns which he loved. He is now proud to make his home on the Sunshine Coast, serving the community, which he created with the goal of enhancing his patients’ lives through improved health, aesthetics and pain free living.
Qualifications: BOH (QLD)
Michael joined All Smiles Family Dentistry in 2021 and brings with him over 25 years’ experience in children’s and preventative dentistry from both public health and private practice and also specialist orthodontic practices. He has also spent time as a volunteer treating Burmese children living in refugee camps on the Thai/Burmese border.
Michael takes an active interest in continuing education and has been a part time clinical demonstrator at the University of Queensland, Bachelor of Oral Health program. He maintains active membership in the Synergy Dental Study Group and is also a member of the Swiss Dental Academy.
Michael is gentle and caring and is committed to helping nervous or anxious patients overcome their fears of “going to the dentist”. Michael and his wife Bec have two beautiful children, Arlo and Peyton. And like most of the All Smiles team, Michael also has a passion for sport, including surfing, rugby union, running and snowboarding.
Dr Nicole Hoffman
Qualifications: BoH(DSc) G.Dip Dent (QLD)
Dr Nicole Hoffman is a gentle dentist who completed her training locally at Griffith University. Since graduating, Nicole has been practising in both public and private clinics across South East Queensland.
Nicole is passionate about providing an exceptional standard of dental care. While Nicole enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, she is most passionate about creating a caring, honest and judgement-free environment. Nicole takes the time to listen and welcomes anxious patients. To ensure she provides the highest quality dentistry Nicole is committed to ongoing education and training.
Outside of work, Nicole enjoys eating at local cafes and spending time at the beach with her golden retriever Jasper.
Dr Nicole Hoffman is a very welcome addition to our team.