Emma – Reception/Dental Assistant
Emma is our lovely full-time receptionist/dental assistant who has been working with us since February 2012. She is originally from Christchurch New Zealand, where she grew up.
Emma completed her dental assisting certificate 16 years ago and has enjoyed working in the dental industry ever since. She is passionate about oral health care and very experienced with all procedures of dentistry.
Emma is expecting her first child December 2018 where she will be taking 12 months maternity leave, to be with her new baby. She is also getting married in April 2019 so she has a VERY exciting and busy year ahead of her.
Louisa – Reception/Dental Assistant
Louisa has been with Graceville Dental Practice since 2006. Louisa loves all aspects of dentistry. She especially loves interacting with people of all ages and backgrounds and making them feel like part of the Graceville Dental family.
In her spare time, Louisa enjoys being creative. She also enjoys the beach, outdoors and beer. Louisa’s two children are no longer babies but still keep her very entertained and busy.
Tammy – Dental Assistant
Tammy is Brisbane born and bred and has been part of the team since 2015.
Tammy has been dental assisting for 25 years with time off in between to have her two sons. She enjoys helping patients maintain their dental health, is thorough and considerate to the patient ensuring they feel comfortable at all times.
In her free time, she enjoys cooking and spending time outdoors with her son’s swimming and bike riding.
Kim – Dental Assistant
Kim has 33 years’ experience working in 4 different countries and is originally from New Zealand. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry but she loves helping transform peoples smiles and her goal is to always make your visit as enjoyable as possible. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her feathered friends and enjoys getting out and about bushwalking and star gazing.
Lisa – Book Keeper/Dental Assistant
Lisa originally joined our team as a bookkeeper back in 2008 and occasionally provided some holiday relief as our receptionist. After some years of on-site training and building her confidence she has now enhanced her skills to be able to assist our dentists.
Lisa has been terrified of dental visits since childhood after a poor experience. So, she has the ability to empathise with our patients who may be suffering from those same feelings of anxiety and nervousness.
Out of work hours, Lisa enjoys watching rugby and spending time at the beach with her husband, 2 sons and her dog, Beau.