Dr Anthony Burges graduated from the University of Sydney in 1988; as a country boy he initially practiced in Dubbo and Coonamble before relocating to Drummoyne in 1992. Tony was made a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons by examination in 2000 and also made a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, the Academy of Dentistry International and the Pierre Fauchard Academy in recognition of his involvement in dental activities. Tony has been actively involved in dental activities since graduation, sitting as a member of the Branch Council of the Australian Dental Association since 1994 and served as Branch President from 2007 until 2009.
He was a Federal council member from 2007-2014 and remains active on both the State Council and has served on a number of Federal and Branch committees dealing with infection control, professional indemnity and third party issues on the federal Association. From 2001 until 2015 Tony was a board member of the ADA NSW CPD and served as chair of the CPD for seven years. Tony was appointed by the NSW Health Minister to the Dental Council of New South Wales in 2012 and is currently chair of the Complaints and Notifications Committee and acts as the Dental board of Australia’s representative to the ADC . Tony is newly elected to the ADA NSW Board.