Northside Orthodontics, Chermside

Meet The Team

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Associate Dentist

Dr Michael Bowes

Dr Michael Bowes is an associate dentist at Northside Orthodontics. Dr Bowes originally graduated from the University of Queensland with a biomedical science degree before moving to Sydney to pursue his dental qualifications in dentistry. After graduating with honours from the University of Sydney in 2005 he spent a year abroad in the United Kingdom practicing in a maxillofacial hospital in the areas of oral and reconstructive surgery. Upon his return to Australia he obtained his orthodontics degree through the University of Queensland.

Dr Bowes is committed to his professional development and regularly attends continuing education courses to remain up…

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Dr Michael Bowes is an associate dentist at Northside Orthodontics. Dr Bowes originally graduated from the University of Queensland with a biomedical science degree before moving to Sydney to pursue his dental qualifications in dentistry. After graduating with honours from the University of Sydney in 2005 he spent a year abroad in the United Kingdom practicing in a maxillofacial hospital in the areas of oral and reconstructive surgery. Upon his return to Australia he obtained his orthodontics degree through the University of Queensland.

Dr Bowes is committed to his professional development and regularly attends continuing education courses to remain up to date with the latest advances in orthodontics. He also lectures at the University of Queensland, sharing his knowledge and experience with students in the undergraduate dental program. In addition to his other services, Dr Bowes is an accredited Invisalign orthodontic treatment provider.

Outside of work, Dr Bowes spends quality time with his family. When time permits he keeps active through bushwalking and surfing, and has a passion for traveling the world.

Dr Michael Bowes is part of the following associations:

  • Australian Society of Orthodontists
  • Australian Orthodontic Board (certified orthodontist)
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Associate Dentist

Dr Tom Oliver

Northside Orthodontics welcomed Dr Tom Oliver to the team as an associate dentist. Dr Oliver originally graduated from the University of Queensland in 1998 with a dental degree (honours) and the beginning of his career working private practices across Brisbane and the United Kingdom. After discovering his interest in orthodontics, he went on to complete his Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics) at the University of Queensland becoming a registered specialist in orthodontics.

Dr Oliver regularly attends orthodontic conferences to ensure he remains up to date with the latest in technologies and treatment philosophies. This continual professional development ensures he only…

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Northside Orthodontics welcomed Dr Tom Oliver to the team as an associate dentist. Dr Oliver originally graduated from the University of Queensland in 1998 with a dental degree (honours) and the beginning of his career working private practices across Brisbane and the United Kingdom. After discovering his interest in orthodontics, he went on to complete his Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics) at the University of Queensland becoming a registered specialist in orthodontics.

Dr Oliver regularly attends orthodontic conferences to ensure he remains up to date with the latest in technologies and treatment philosophies. This continual professional development ensures he only provides his patients with treatments that are based on the best available scientific evidence.

Outside of the practice, Dr Oliver participates in a range of hobbies including tennis, sailing, cycling and music. He is also a doting father to three wonderful children, who he is enjoys spending quality time with.

Dr Tom Oliver is part of the following associations:

  • Australian Society of Orthodontists
  • Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons
  • Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
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Orthodontist

Dr Olivia Rogers

Prior to becoming a fully registered orthodontist, Dr Olivia Rogers completed her general dentistry course with first class honours at the University of Queensland in the year 2000. After spending a number of years practicing general dentistry in Queensland and the UK, she relocated to Sydney to complete her Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics at the University of Sydney (receiving the Mary Moffatt Memorial prize). Alongside her role as an orthodontist, she is a senior lecturer in orthodontics for the University of Queensland's undergraduate dentistry students.

Outside of orthodontics, Dr Rogers enjoys spending quality time with her family and…

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Prior to becoming a fully registered orthodontist, Dr Olivia Rogers completed her general dentistry course with first class honours at the University of Queensland in the year 2000. After spending a number of years practicing general dentistry in Queensland and the UK, she relocated to Sydney to complete her Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics at the University of Sydney (receiving the Mary Moffatt Memorial prize). Alongside her role as an orthodontist, she is a senior lecturer in orthodontics for the University of Queensland's undergraduate dentistry students.

Outside of orthodontics, Dr Rogers enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends. She also has keen interests in millinery, fashion design, learning French and traveling.

Dr Olivia Rogers is part of the following associations:

  • Australian Society of Orthodontists
  • Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
  • Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (Orthodontics)
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Orthodontist

Dr Vanessa Brown

Joining the team in 2019 Dr Vanessa Brown is an experienced Orthodontist with a wide skill set. She is comfortable treating patients of all ages and loves helping her patients achieve their ideal smile!

Vanessa grew up in Brisbane and where she enjoyed riding horses and family holidays on North Stradbroke Island. In 1992, she completed a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Hons) at QUT and began working as a hydraulic & coastal engineer. After a few years, she was drawn to continue the family tradition and enter the dental industry. In 2000, Vanessa graduated from dentistry at the University of Queensland…

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Joining the team in 2019 Dr Vanessa Brown is an experienced Orthodontist with a wide skill set. She is comfortable treating patients of all ages and loves helping her patients achieve their ideal smile!

Vanessa grew up in Brisbane and where she enjoyed riding horses and family holidays on North Stradbroke Island. In 1992, she completed a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Hons) at QUT and began working as a hydraulic & coastal engineer. After a few years, she was drawn to continue the family tradition and enter the dental industry. In 2000, Vanessa graduated from dentistry at the University of Queensland (Hons) and started practicing both publicly and privately around Brisbane. During this time she also spent a few years living in Hong Kong.

Dr Brown’s Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics was also completed at the University of Queensland. As a registered Orthodontist and a member of the Australian Society of Orthodontists, she values continuing education and regularly attends conferences and courses to maintain and develop her skills with advancing technology.

Beyond Orthodontics, Vanessa continues to enjoy horse riding, competing in dressage and eventing. It is a family affair, with her two daughters also competing, and her husband is an Eventing Official with Equestrian Australia. She also still loves spending time at Straddie with her family, getting over there as often as they can, and also traveling further afield.

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Hygienist

Michelle Baxter

Michelle Baxter joined the Northside Orthodontics team as a dental hygienist. After graduating with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Oral Health) in 2003 she has gained a wealth of experience in both private and government practices across Sydney and Brisbane. Ensuring she provides the latest in technology and treatment to her patients, Michelle regularly attends furthered education courses to keep across the latest developments within the industry.

Away from the practice, Michelle loves spending quality time with her family, traveling, reading and arts/crafts.

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Practice Manager

Robyn Rampton

Robyn Rampton is the friendly practice manager at Northside Orthodontics. Robyn enjoys the many facets of her role, from assisting behind the scenes to welcoming patients to the practice. She is committed to delivering exceptional customer service and goes above and beyond to ensure all patients have a fun and enjoyable orthodontic journey. Robyn is passionate about her role, but most of all enjoys seeing the amazing smile transformations.

When not busy in the practice, Robyn enjoys spending quality time with friends and family, including her pets Sheriff and Memphis.