Dr Doug Lee
Doug Lee initially trained as a Dental Technician in Swan Hill in 1982. He then completed his Dental degree at the University of Melbourne in 1991 and his Masters degree in Orthodontics in 1995. He joined the practice in late 1996. He has also been a clinical demonstrator at the University of Melbourne.
Doug has a keen interest new technological advancements in orthodontics. He has introduced the best of these advancements and equipment to the practice. In 2010 Doug embarked on a major renovation of the practice. The huge project included a redesign of the layout to ensure patient comfort and efficient work flow.
Careful consideration was taken to ensure the heritage features of the building were restored to their former glory. Doug is extremely proud of the beautiful rooms that have been created and believes they set the scene for the personalised relaxed atmosphere that is at the heart of Glenferrie Orthodontics.
Dr. Vicki Vlaskalic
After graduating from both Dentistry and Masters in Orthodontics at the University of Melbourne, Dr. Vicki travelled to California where she researched and taught at UCLA for 2 years. She then spent a further 6 years in San Francisco, obtaining her California Dental Licence. In 1997, as Assistant Professor at the Arthur Dugoni School of Dentistry at the University of the Pacific, Dr. Vlaskalic became co-investigator with Dr. Robert Boyd, (Chairperson) in the feasibility of the Invisalign appliance. Together, they published the first article on the Invisalign System.
Acting as an orthodonrtic consultant (with no financial interest) for the parent company Align Technolgy, Dr. Vlaskalic first introduced Invisalign to the orthodontic specialty in several countries including the US, Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Singapore, Japan, China and currently the Middle East. She has researched and published in other areas including root resorption and objective assessment of orthodontic treatment outcomes. During her academic career, Dr. Vlaskalic received support from the Australian Orthodontic Society Foundation for Research and Education, and the American Association of Orthodontists Foundation.
Since returning to Australia, she works in orthodontic specialty practice, instructs at the University of Melbourne Department of Orthodontics, and continues to act as an international clinical consultant to Align Technology and Invisalign Australia.
Maddie is a qualified Dental Hygienist with a special interest in Orthodontics. Maddie works closely with Doug to ensure we can get the most out of every appointment. Maddie has almost 10 years experience in the dentral field. Feel free to ask Maddie any questions relating to oral hygiene as she would be more than happy to share her knowledge with you.
Emma is our Practice Manager and also handles the accounts. Please feel free to contact Emma with any queries or concerns. Emma can be contacted directly at email@example.com or by phone on (03) 9818 3166.
Dr Peter Tolliday
After 29 years creating beautiful smiles at Glenferrie Orthodontics Dr Tolliday retired at the end of 2013.