Dr Nguyen holds a Bachelor of Oral Health in Dental Science and a graduate diploma of Dentistry, both obtained from Griffith University. She also holds a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics from the University of Adelaide.
Dr Nguyen previously worked in private practice as a dentist and as a clinical supervision at Griffith University, prior to commencing at Medland Orthodontics. She has had her research published and has presented lectures at local and international orthodontic conferences.
As an Australasian Orthodontic board-certified specialist, Dr Melissa Nguyen has been awarded membership to the Royal Australian College of Dental Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. She has also undertaken research in new technology to provide more aesthetically pleasing treatment outcomes for her patients.