Dr. Alex Dancyger
Dentist - B.D.Sc (Cairns)
Originally from Toronto, Canada, Dr Alex Dancyger is a valued new member of the Luke Dunn Dental team. In addition to her Bachelor of Dental Science, Dr Dancyger has also achieved a Bachelor of Science and a Masters of Immunology and Infectious Diseases.
While studying in Australia, Alex has published scientific papers in dental journals, presented at and attended local and national conferences and has been a guest lecturer at JCU for the last 5 years. She was an executive member of the JCU Dental Student Association and has acted as a liaison between JCU and international students moving to Australia.
During her studies, Alex worked with Tasmanian Oral Health, Queensland Oral Health and JCU Dental Clinic to provide dental services to communities in Hobart, Mackay, Townsville and Cairns. Dr Dancyger is an active member in the Cairns community, a member of the ADA (Australian Dental Association) and the DPL Young Dentist Committee.
Alex has a special interest in paediatric (child) dentistry and is passionate about oral health and providing a range of quality dental services to the Cairns community.
“My focus is on providing a range of quality general dental services that concentrate on the needs of each individual patient and their oral health”, explains Alex. “I am very happy to have joined Luke Dunn Dental and look forward to providing effective, high quality, personalised treatments”. - Alex.