The Treatment Coordinators assist our orthodontists in the initial consultation. They are highly trained to assist with taking the photographs, help explain the treatment required, costs involved, and further appointment requirements. They will be able to answer any questions you have about your treatment, financial arrangements and can be your point of contact for any future queries/questions.
The treatment coordinator team at South East Orthodontics includes:
Treatment Coordinator for Dr Kip Homewood
Kris joined South East Orthodontics in 2003 and previously has worked in general practice initially as a certified dental nurse and then as a receptionist both in general practice and here at SEO. She has been the practice treatment coordinator for a number of years and in 2012 she commenced the role of Dr Kip Homewood’s treatment coordinator and you will meet Kris at initial appointments and consultations. Kris enjoys answering any questions you may have about orthodontics and assisting patients on their orthodontic journey to great smiles. She is a mother of three teenagers and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Treatment Coordinator for Dr Thomas Lo
Gai joined South East Orthodontics in 2013. She started in general dentistry in 1999 and completed certificate III in dental assisting. It was then that Gai developed her passion for orthodontics and moved into specialist practice where she has been for the past 15 years. Gai is married, has a very handsome 7 year old son and a 15 year old fur baby, Dante, whom she loves equally. Gai loves the beach and sailing, and gets great pleasure in being part of creating gorgeous smiles.
Treatment Coordinator for Dr Theresia Sudjalim
Kirsty first joined our team in 2010. She started in the dental field in 2007 as a receptionist where she completed her Certificate III in Business administration before moving into orthodontics in 2008 to become a Dental Assistant. Kirsty began at South East Orthodontics as a Dental Assistant before taking on further roles such as Clinical Supervisor and Stock Control Manager. She left our practice briefly in 2012 to pursue further interests and to complete Diploma of Management before returning in 2014 as Treatment Coordinator for Dr. Theresia Sudjalim. She has completed various training courses and conferences in different areas of orthodontics. Kirsty enjoys working with and educating patients and staff on the world of orthodontics. It has become a passion of hers and she is always trying to find new ways to further herself within the field so that she can answer any questions patients may have.
Bev has been with South East Orthodontics since 2008. Bev has been in the dental industry for over 25 years, working in General Dentistry, Endodontics and Orthodontics. Bev has recently completed her certificate IV in Dental Radiography in 2012. Bev’s roles include assisting the orthodontists, taking clinical radiographs, photo’s and gathering all the records for the Orthodontists to treatment plan. Bev loves seeing the transformation that orthodontics produces. Bev is married with two girls, outside of work she loves Yoga, Meditation, Hiking, Reading, Patchwork and Quilting.