Dentist and Owner of Mydental on Prospect
Dianne attained her Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Adelaide Dental School in 1992. During her undergraduate career she completed several research projects under the supervison of esteemed Drs Graham Mount and Owen Makinson. Results from her research was subsequently published in The American Journal of Dentistry: Am J Dent 1992, Oct-5-286-288.
In her fifth year at Dental school, she was awarded the Colgate Palmolive Research scholarship- in which she undertook a research project at the Cardiff Dental school – Wales, UK.
Dianne was awarded the J.Verco prize for General Dental Practice in her final undergraduate year. She has worked in both the public and private sectors and has an interest in endodontics.
Dianne has actively attended continuing education forums. Dianne enjoyed her years as a Councillor, Secretary /Treasurer and President of the Australian Society of Endodontology- SA branch. She has also served as a Councillor on the SA branch of the Australian Dental Association.
Equally rewarding, was her tutoring and mentoring role of dental students in the teaching clinics of the Adelaide Dental school. Dianne established Mydental on Prospect in 2006 – her aim was to establish a quality dental practice with the latest technology and to focus on patients’ needs – providing them with the best experience possible.
She is a caring, gentle dentist who listens to her patient’s concerns and provides dental care to suit their individual needs. Dianne enjoys treating children and families and it is a testament of patients’ trust in her, that she is now providing dental care to three generations in the same family.
Outside of Dentistry, Dianne is happily married to David and has two energetic, sports mad teenage sons who keep her busy outside of Mydental. She loves cooking and entertaining with family and friends. Dianne enjoys taking her golden retriever Nelson for daily walks.
Oral Health Therapist
Lisa joined the Mydental team in 2009 after graduating with a ‘Bachelor of Oral Health’ degree in 2008. In 2007 she was presented with an award by the Dean of the dental school for attaining the highest standard of dental and health science.
After graduation, Lisa was elected secretary of the Dental Hygiene Association (SA Branch) where she volunteered for 3 consecutive years allowing her to network with other oral health therapists and dental specialists within Australia.
Early in her career she gained invaluable experience working with children (including those with special needs) at a specialist paediatric dental clinic.
She enjoys working with the Mydental team because every patient is valued and cared for like they are part of the family. Lisa prides herself on providing gentle and thorough dental treatment and is experienced in treating anxious patients. She has a special interest in the link between oral health and systemic disease and the importance of preventative dental treatment.
Lisa is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and has current membership with the Dental Hygiene Association of Australia. She holds a current radiography licence.
When Lisa isn’t at Mydental she works part-time as a clinical educator at Adelaide University. Outside of work she enjoys playing with her spoilt yellow Labrador ‘Bonnie’ and is a self confessed ‘chocoholic’ so can empathise with patients who have a sweet tooth ..
Oral Health Therapist
Denise studied Bachelor of Oral Health at Adelaide University, graduating in 2011.
During her first year as a post graduate, she moved to Murray Bridge where she worked full time at a high risk children’s dental clinic, sparking her interest in paediatric dentistry.
In 2013, she joined the Mydental team. She loves meeting patients of different ages and backgrounds, as well as working with a range of dental conditions. She is passionate about helping patients achieve their best smile.
Denise also has a double degree in International Studies and Marketing Management. When not at Mydental, she works part time at a paediatric clinic. She is happily married and enjoys travelling, nature, animals and cooking.
Madi has been a part of our team for over 5 years. She completed her Certificate Ill in Dental Assisting in Victoria in 2011 and then Completed Certificate IV and Radiography in 2014 at TAFESA.
She shows great enthusiasm and enjoys working with patients and ensuring they feel comfortable. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, being with her pets and cooking.
Front office coordinator / dental assistant
Nicole joined the mydental team in 2010. She completed her Certificate Ill in Dental Assisting in 1999. Nicole works primarily at front desk and occasionally also works alongside the dentists in the treatment rooms.
Making patients feel comfortable about all aspects of their dental care is a priority for Nicole, who knows that a positive dental experience is significant to a patients overall dental health.
Having 2 small children herself, Nicole will always strive to make your child’s dental visit a happy and stress-free one.
Front office coordinator
Kathryn has been a part of the My Dental team since 2012. She has a Certificate Ill in Dental Assisting. Kathryn has worked in the dental industry for over 25years.
Her friendly demeanour always makes patients feel welcome and at ease. She enjoys getting to know each and every patient.
Kathryn enjoys watching and playing sport, especially tennis and basketball and spending time with her family. She is also a Partylite candle consultant and keeps the practice smelling delicious.
Front office coordinator
Sheridyn has been a part of the My Dental team for 7 years. She has a Certificate Ill in Dental Assisting and Certificate IV in Dental Radiography. Sheridyn has worked in the dental field for over 16 years which has had her working as a Dental Assistant in Queensland and the UK.
She enjoys getting to know patients on a professional and personal level and ensures patients feel welcome when attending My Dental.
Sheridyn enjoys spending time with her family, travelling overseas and when she is not at My Dental she runs a plumbing business alongside her husband.
142 Prospect Road, Prospect
08 8344 4022
Monday to Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Evening appointments available
Closed on public holidays