About Us

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1300SMILES was founded by Dr Daryl Holmes and has been listed on the Australian Stock Exchange since early 2005. With twenty three full-service dental facilities in ten major population centres in Queensland, Sydney and Adelaide, it is easy to find affordable quality dental care near to your home or work. Our corporate and administrative offices are located in Townsville.

About Dr Daryl Holmes

Dr Daryl Holmes began his professional career in the RAAF as a dental officer, before beginning his own dental practices over twenty years ago in the rural towns of Home Hill and Ayr. His vision to offer high quality and affordable dental care for the whole family has seen the company grow from its original locations to become a multi-million dollar business, stretching across the east coast of Australia from Queensland to South Australia.

About Our Practices

We can offer up-to-date treatments for your whole family, using only the highest quality materials. Above all, We Care and it is our priority to ensure you always receive great quality dental treatments at every appointment, in clean, comfortable and well-appointed surroundings. Every practice has been designed to offer you a relaxing and pleasant environment. Each of our QIP accredited practices has up-to-date technology that is maintained to extremely high standards and which is only operated by our professionally trained staff. Our conveniently located practices offer extended trading hours and plenty of parking.

About Our Dental Staff

One of the many advantages of choosing 1300SMILES is that you will enjoy unrivalled access to numerous skilled and dedicated dental professionals who have the necessary training and experience to accommodate any dental needs you may experience. Every team member has been chosen not only for their qualifications and experience, but also for their caring attitude and friendly nature; we want you to feel free to ask questions and to be able to discuss any aspect of your treatment with our staff.

1300SMILES is very proactive in assisting our dental staff in continuing education, including on-the-job training and through sponsored accredited training. Our practice managers are encouraged to achieve their Certificate IV in Practice Management and we have an extremely well-supported trainee program that helps young people begin their professional career in dentistry through qualifying for their Certificate III in Dental Assisting (Dental Nursing).

Is there something else you’d like to know? If you have questions or want to book an appointment, please click our Live Chat button or just give us a call 1300 764 537.