Dr Michael Hyde


Dr Hyde is the Founder of Supersmile Orthodontics. He completed his Bachelors Degree in Dentistry in 1982 at the University of Sydney and spent 2 years in Westmead hospital as a staff dentist. He was invited to take up a post in the United Dental Hospital Orthodontic Department which he began in late 1984. In 1987 he commenced his Masters of Dental Science (Orthodontics) course at the University of Sydney. On completion of this course he moved to Canberra to practise with Dr David Thornton Taylor from November 1998.

While working he successfully completed the prestigious examination by the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons and was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons in the Special Field of Orthodontics in 1991. He is one of only 7 orthodontists in the world with this qualification.

He is a member of the Australian Society of Orthodontists, the Australian Dental Association,the European Orthodontic Society, and the World Federation of Orthodontists and a Certified member by examination of  the Australian Orthodontic Board, . He is also an International Member of the American Association of Orthodontists.
He is a visiting clinical tutor and lecturer for the  Doctor of Philosophy Program at The University of Sydney where he trains the upcoming Specialist Orthodontists. He is an examiner for the Royal College of Dental Surgeons in the Special Field of Orthodontics. These activities keep him at the cutting edge of modern Orthodontics .

His focus is on clinical excellence and practices his profession in a fun filled, friendly atmosphere as he passionately believes that professionalism is not about being serious or aloof but rather defined by doing excellent work and treating his patients and staff exceptionally well.