Dr Alexander Foo is an award-winning dentist with multiple recognitions and awards in general, cosmetic, orthodontic and prosthodontic dentistry.
He offers cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, Invisalign and braces, sleep dentistry, general dentistry and much more to patients of all walks of life from the Perth Metropolitan area, all over Western Australia and even interstate across Australia.
Dr Foo enjoys all aspects of dentistry providing an exceptional and personalised level of care in a relaxed manner at Aria Dental. Dr Foo has high professional standards and has been awarded the highly prestigious ‘Dr Thomas E Scott Memorial Prize’ in Prosthodontics and UWA’s top of the class prize in ‘Fixed and Removable in Prosthodontics’.
He completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Western Australia and spent much time serving and providing a high level of dental care in Western Australia’s South West. During this time, he completed an aesthetic and prosthodontic mini residency with Dr Tony Rotondo and Dr Michael Mandikos, world-renowned Australian leaders in Prosthodontics in Brisbane, Queensland. For his significant contributions earlier in his career to the school of Dentistry in WA, he was awarded the prestigious ‘Dr Sally Joyston-Bechal Prize’ in General Dentistry.
Dr Foo has undertaken extra studies in Bologna, Italy. He successfully completed Dr Francesco Mintrone and Dr Giacomo Fabbri’s full immersion in Innovative and new Paradigms in Prosthetic rehabilitation program – a globally-renowned restorative and cosmetic course in dentistry.
Additionally, Dr Foo is a graduate from Loma Linda University in California, US – School of Dentistry (Implant Continuing Education Program). Furthermore, by demonstrating advanced aesthetic skills in Implant Dentistry, he was designated the title, “Master Clinician” by the Global Institute of Dental Education.
Dr Foo is a certified Platinum Elite Invisalign Provider, QuickStraightTeeth and CFAST braces clinician. By using braces or clear aligners, Dr Foo can straighten and align teeth for all the family – kids and adults. He is highly trained in using dental implants, Invisalign, braces, composite resin and porcelain veneers to perform cosmetic improvements and smile make-overs.
In advancing his comprehensive orthodontic training, he completed a ‘vital orthodontics’ program under the tutelage of an American orthodontist Dr Eric Lowenhaupt.
By keeping up with clear aligner technology like Invisalign he has also completed a UK-accredited Postgraduate Diploma in Digital Orthodontics led by Dr Vandana Katyal.
Dr Foo is very passionate and committed to his profession as he has mentored many junior dental new graduates and dental technicians over the years. He is an active member of the Australian Dental Association (ADA), Australian Dental Association Western Australia (ADAWA) and the Australian Prosthodontic Society (APS).
Dr Foo regularly attends masterclass dental conferences, symposiums and conventions around the world. He has delivered numerous high-level case presentations around Australia and Europe. In affirming his commitment to providing modern advanced treatment, Dr Foo is highly skilled when it comes to CADCAM digital scanning, dental lasers and cosmetic and implant dentistry.
On a personal level, Alex is a loving husband and is trying hard to learn Japanese so that he can keep up with his in-laws. He spends his free time with his wife watching Netflix and bingeing on the latest shows. He is a passionate climber; you can usually find him at Portside boulders on Friday evenings having a snag for dinner.