The My Dentist Team

Our dedicated and friendly team have over 25 years experience in the dental industry.

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Dr. Timothy Folwell


He has worked in the Norwood, and Golden Grove areas for over 25 years and has now has opened his own Dental Practice on The Parade, close to the hub of Norwood. This is an area close to his heart and he has lived here with his family since 1995. Prior to that, Tim was practising in Waikerie. Tim has a real passion for his work, from general dentistry, cosmetic and rehabilitative, crown and bridge, root canal as well as surgical implants. Through 2014 Tim has spent some time as a Tutor at Adelaide University for 3rd and 5th year dental students.

Dr. Caroline Petroff


Dr Caroline Petroff joined the My Dentist team in early 2015. Caroline enjoys working with a variety of people and has worked in rural and metropolitan communities in Tasmania and Adelaide and also volunteered in Cambodia in early 2014. Caroline’s interest in Dentistry include complex rehabilitative and cosmetic dentistry, crown and bridge work and root canal therapy. She also has a keen interest in preventative Dentistry and believes in taking a holistic approach to dental treatment.

Erin Folwell


Erin has over 8 years experience in private dental practice and has graduated with an Advanced Diploma of Oral Health (Dental Hygiene) in 2015.
As a hygienist, Erin works in collaboration with Dentist Dr. Tim Folwell specializing in treatment of periodontal (gum) disease. Erin strives to make patients feel comfortable and most importantly cared for, while educating and helping maintain their oral health.

Jess Goldsmith

Dental Assistant

Jess is a highly experienced Dental Assistant having completed certificate 3 in Dental Assisting, and has been working in the industry for 11 years. She has been working with Dr. Tim Folwell for 8 years at other practices and joined the Mydentist team from the very start in May 2013. When Jess isn’t working at Mydentist she is running her own successful beauty therapy business at home.

Anna Hyde

Dental Assistant

Anna has completed her certificate 3 in Dental Assisting and came to work for My Dentist early 2014 and immediately fit into the Mydentist family like she has always been here, because of the shared values in patient care. She works with Dr. Tim Folwell and will always make patients feel comfortable and looked after. When Anna isn’t working at Mydentist she is a consultant for the beauty product company Arbonne.

Elaine Sheppard


Elaine is the friendly face and first person who you will see when you step through the door of Mydentist. She trained in the UK and Australia and highly experienced in customer service. Elaine has recently moved to Australia with her family and loves the outdoor life with long walks on the beach with her dogs.

Sue Folwell

Practice Manager

Sue is Dr. Tim Folwell’s wife, and the practice manager. Sue comes from registered nursing background which is a real asset. Sue also has her own interior design business and has styled the surgery to a relaxed, welcoming environment for our patients.

292 The Parade. Kensington, SA 5068