Dr Frank Furfaro is a passionate West Australian Orthodontist who loves his profession and provides the highest attention to detail. He enjoys all aspects of Orthodontics including treating children and adults, traditional braces and Invisalign.
Dr Frank Furfaro received his Bachelor of Dental Science degree with Honors at the University of Western Australia in 2005, where he graduated top of his class. He was awarded numerous prizes including the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons Prize and the Wynn Needham Memorial Prize for the highest achieving student over the five years of the dentistry degree, the Western Australian College of Dental Science Prize in Restorative Dentistry, the Tom E. Scott Memorial Prize and the Eric Williams Prize in Prosthodontics, the Kenneth J G Sutherland Prize in Clinical Dentistry, and the Australian Society of Orthodontists Prize in Orthodontics. After working as a general dentist for four years, Dr Furfaro went on to complete his Doctorate in Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics) from the University of Western Australia in 2012, again graduating top of his class.
Dr Furfaro is a member of the Australian Dental Association, the Australian Society of Orthodontists, the Australian Orthodontic Board, the World Federation of Orthodontists and the American Association of Orthodontists. Dr Furfaro has served as the President for the Australian Society of Orthodontists (WA) and the President for the Dental Specialists Society of WA.
Dr Furfaro is consulting at Midland Orthodontists, Smile Time Orthodontics (Mindarie and Mount Hawthorn Offices), and Victoria Park Orthodontics. He is dedicated to providing his patients with exceptional orthodontic care ranging from early interceptive orthodontic treatment to comprehensive adult orthodontic treatment. He enjoys nothing more than seeing the positive changes that a great smile can make to his patients. Dr Furfaro is committed to continuing education to ensure he is at the forefront of orthodontic knowledge, regularly participating in meetings and conferences nationally and internationally.
Dr Furfaro is a passionate West Australian who grew up on his family’s orchards in the beautiful Bickley Valley and Donnybrook. He has been married to his wife, Brenda, since 2008 and they have a gorgeous daughter, Alexis. Dr Furfaro enjoys spending time with his family on the orchard, taking his daughter for bike rides around the parks of Perth, jogging and football.
- Professional Affiliations Australian Dental Association (ADA), Australian Society of Orthodontists (ASO), Australian Orthodontic Board (AOB), World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO), American Association of Orthodontists (AAO)
- Certifications BSc (WA), BDSc (WA, Hons), DClinDent (Orthodontics, WA)
- Special Interests Orthodontic treatment for children and adults: Orthodontic braces, plates, expanders, Invisalign, surgically assisted orthodontic treatment