Vanessa Henry is the principal Dental Prosthetist who has been in the dental industry for over 30 years and an experienced registered Dental Prosthetist and owner at Dentures with Dignity clinic in Cheltenham and Elsternwick with the qualifications of an Advanced Diploma of Dental Prosthetics, Advanced Diploma of Dental Technology and a Dental Technicians Certificate.
Vanessa is a caring and compassionate dental professional whose attention to detail, high technical expertise and exceptional communication skills help transform smiles creating successful natural quality outcomes for her patients.
Vanessa was awarded the Michael Hannon industry award for excellence and established the addition of the home visit service over 10 years ago and taking pride in the service her business offers to the residential aged care sector and the denture clinic servicing the local community.
Vanessa has completed various additional studies in the field of Alzheimer’s, Dementia through Australian and international universities. Vanessa enjoys presenting lectures to students and fellow colleagues at conferences and is a member of the Australian Dental Prosthetist Association holding positions on State and National committees within the association.
In her spare time Vanessa enjoys spending time with her family, travel , going to the movies and hobbies include intricate cake decorating and artistic projects.
"I take immense pride in my patient care and respect the dignity of the patient as they undertake a very personalised denture service , I have created a professional caring environment at my clinics to help our patients feel confident and at ease"
Samantha is a qualified Dental Nurse and has been in the dental industry for 30 years. She prides herself helping patients feel welcome and at ease with her compassionate and caring nature.
She enjoys working in the team at Dentures With Dignity and has been with Vanessa since the clinic's early days.
"I love being in a great work environment here as our team like to go that extra to offer high quality care, ensuring every patient feels comfortable and involved as their dental needs are unique"
Samantha's spare time is spent with family and her pets with interests in drawing, sprucing up furniture and is a movie buff!
Anna Drinkwater is a qualified and registered Dental Prosthetist with a diploma in dental technology and advanced diploma in dental prosthetics, with overall ten years dental industry experience.
Anna is passionate about helping people, having experience in disabilities and aged care, she takes a caring approach providing professional customer service with care and compassion.
With an artistic background Anna is able to use her creative skills to produce detailed and natural work.
"It has been a pleasure to be working with Vanessa over the past five years, learning from her extensive knowledge and professional approach."
Emanuel is a qualified dental technical with 40 years experience and was expertly trained in Italy and has technical expertise in all facets of dental technology.
Emanuel takes pride in the technical details in creating wonderful smiles. He has held teaching positions in dental technology and attended various training courses in Europe over his career.