Speakers

Speakers are listed in alphabetical order of last name

Dr Duncan Bayne

Duncan Bayne is a plastic surgeon at Hutt Hospital originally qualifying as a dentist from Bristol in 1991. After general dental practice he returned to hospital maxillofacial surgery gaining...

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Dr Matt Barker

In addition to his private orthodontic practice in Wellington, Matt has worked at the Hutt Hospital since 2004 on the maxillofacial team and the cleft palate team...

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Dr George Bogen

Dr. George Bogen is currently Senior Lecturer (clinical/ academic) for the Department of Endodontics at the University of Queensland, School of Dentistry in Brisbane, Australia. He maintained a private endodontic...

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Dr Trevor Burke

Trevor Burke graduated from Queens University in Belfast. He worked in general dental practice in Manchester for 22 years, whilst also working in the Department of...

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Brett Churnin

Brett is the General Manager of Customer Relationships at Prime Practice. Over the past 12 years at Prime Practice, Brett has managed our team of coaches...

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Dr David Crum

David graduated from Otago in 1983, purchased a practice in 1987 in Auckland working in the private sector full time through to 2003.  From 2001- 2003 he was...

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Dr Wayne Gilingham

Wayne is an Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon practicing in Wellington. His week is a mixture of private and public practice...

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Dr Christopher Ho

Dr Christopher Ho is a Specialist Prosthodontist who received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery with First Class Honours at the University of Sydney...

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Dr Alexander Holden

Dr Alexander Holden: Alexander Holden is a dentally-qualified ethicist. He is currently Senior Lecturer...

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Dr Knut Hufschmidt

Dr Knut Hufschmidt studied dentistry at the University of Freiburg, Germany, and obtained his dental license in...

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Dr Don Macalister

Don Macalister is a Specialist Oral Surgeon in private practice in Auckland New Zealand for over twenty five years. His career spans both military and private practice...

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Dr Erin Mahoney

Dr Erin Mahoney is a Paediatric Dental Consultant at Hutt Valley DHB in Wellington. Erin graduated from Otago in 1995 and with her specialty in Paediatric Dentistry...

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Dr Sal Shahidi

Dr Sal Shahidi graduated with a Bachelor of Medical Science and a Bachelor of Dentistry with Honours from the University of Sydney in 2006. He commenced working in...

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Dr Sam Shamardi

Sam Shamardi, DMD, is a diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology and a clinical instructor at Harvard...

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Megan Sharpe

With a clinical background and a passion for dentistry, specifically infection control, Meg ensures all members of the team are clear about their roles...

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Dr Barbara Shearer

Barbara Shearer is the Director of Scientific Affairs for Colgate based in the New York office. In this role she is responsible for academic programmes, professional...

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Dr Jim Talbot

James received his Bsc, BDS (with credit) at Otago and worked in hospitals in New Zealand, Australia and the UK before completing his post graduate training in England which included becoming...

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Dr Graeme Ting

Dr Graeme Ting is Senior Lecturer and Head of Discipline for Special Care Dentistry, at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago. His speciality provides oral health care to people with special needs, including people with learning...

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Dr Scott Turner

Scott graduated from Otago in 1995, and worked as a Dental House Surgeon at Waikato Hospital and then in general private practice. He worked for four years in private practice...

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Prof Svante Twetman

Svante Twetman is a specialised paediatric dentist and Professor of Cariology at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences...

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Dr Prashant Zaveri

Dr Zaveri has a Specialist Orthodontic & Periodontic Practice in Auckland, New Zealand. He completed his master's degree in Periodontics (1986) and Orthodontics (1989)...

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