Dr Peter Wilkinson: Specialist Orthodontist
Dr Wilkinson completed his degree in Dentistry in 1989. After 8 years of working in general dentistry, he completed a three year Master’s Degree in Orthodontics at the University of Otago in New Zealand.
Dr Wilkinson has worked extensively in New Zealand, the United Kingdom and Australia in the public and private dental sectors and has been working on the Gold Coast since 2001. Dr Wilkinson is passionate about helping people achieve sensational smiles and is known for his caring and calm manner.
Dr Wilkinson is a member of the Australian Dental Association and Australian Society of Orthodontics and regularly attends orthodontic conferences and continued professional development training to stay current with the latest advances in orthodontics.
On the weekend Dr Wilkinson enjoys family time with his 3 children and wife taking family and friends boating on the river and participating in water sports.
Another favourite pastime of Dr Wilkinson is tinkering around in the Wilkinson Orthodontics Kombi. One thing you may not know about Dr Wilkinson is that he is an accomplished musician and plays bass guitar in his Church band.
Dr Chrisoph Bottoni: Specialist Orthodontist
Dr Bottoni graduated from Zurich University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Dentistry in Switzerland before completing his post graduate degree in Orthodontics in Germany, where he had been practising Orthodontics prior to joining our practice.
Dr Bottoni is registered with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulatory Agency (AHPRA) as a Specialist in Orthodontics and Dentistry, and is a member of the Australian Dental Board of Australia. He also holds current Orthodontic registration in New Zealand, Switzerland and Germany.
Dr Bottoni is a keen sportsman and has previously spent time here in Australia in preparation for the 2008 Beijing Olympics where he competed in the Laser Class Sailing event representing Switzerland. In addition Dr Bottoni is multilingual speaking Swiss German, Italian, German, French, and Spanish.
Dr Bottoni mostly relishes spending time with his young son and wife. As Dr Bottoni has always loved water sports, he now revels on what the Gold Coast beaches have to offer and enjoys windsurfing.
When not out on the water, Dr Bottoni also enjoys DIY projects around the house being a keen handy man.
Dana McColl: Oral Health Therapist
Dana has worked in the dental industry for over 15 years. She gained her Certificate III in Dental Assisting on the Sunshine Coast before heading overseas working as a Dental Assistant in Edinburgh.
After several years as a dental assistant, she returned to Australia to study Oral Health Therapy at Griffith University.
Since graduating in 2008, Dana has been working with Dr Wilkinson helping patients achieve their ideal smile. Dana is also qualified in Dental Radiography assisting our practice with onsite access to diagnostic records for patients.
Dana also works with a Paediatric dentist 2 days a week and enjoys working with children.
On the weekend Dana spends time with her 2 young daughters and husband. One of her favourite pastimes is being among nature; camping, fishing and boating. When Dana gets a chance, which is less frequently now as she has her young family, she likes to head out and catch a live band.