meet kate barker, orthodontist
BDSc DClin Dent(Orth) MOrth MFDSFCSEd MPhil
Kate joined the ethos team in 2010 bringing her special brand of quality orthodontic care to both adults and children. She loves getting to know her patients and is dedicated to creating the best possible smile for them. When Kate isn't working you'll find her at the beach, windsurfing surrounded by her family and friends.
1. How long have you worked with Ethos?
Nearly 3 years
2. What inspired you to become an Orthodontist?
I loved the idea of doing something positive for people.
3. Favourite thing about working with the Ethos team?
It is a wonderful environment to work in and everyone is always really fun and positive.
4. Most inspiring Ethos moment?
Everyday is inspiring because everyday you get to make somebody smile.
5. What can a smile say?
A smile means happiness and creates happiness for others.
6. What do you like to do in your spare time?
Mostly I am in the water; windsurfing, surfing or on my stand up paddle board. I also play a lot of touch football, like to do some yoga and catch up with friends and family as much as possible.
7. What’s your favourite song at the moment?
Daft Punk - Get Lucky, and the Lumineers - Ho Hey reminds me of my most recent holiday.
8. Ultimate holiday?
Windsurfing/Surfing in remote location with just a campsite, the stars and good friends.
9. Favourite food?
Freshly caught seafood.