Dr. Peter Wilkinson
Dr Peter Wilkinson completed his degree in Dentistry in 1989. After working in general dentistry in New Zealand, Dr Wilkinson then moved to the United Kingdom in 1993 working for the National Health Service and private practices. After 8 year in general dentistry, he completed a three-year Master’s Degree in Orthodontics at the University of Otago in New Zealand in 2000.
Working extensively in New Zealand and the United Kingdom, Dr Wilkinson then moved to Australia, Gold Coast in 2001, later, in 2004 establishing Wilkinson Orthodontics. Dr Wilkinson passion for helping people whilst creating confident smiles has been his primary focus, specialising in getting to know his patients individually and approaching each patient with care and consideration.
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 course to stay current with the latest advances in orthodontics.
When Dr Wilkinson is not looking after his patients he enjoys participating in family activities. Another favourite pastime of Dr Wilkinson is restoring old Kombi’s and vintage cars. Feel free to ask him about it but be warned it might be hard to stop him once he gets going on that subject! Another thing you may not know about Dr Wilkinson is that he is an accomplished musician and plays bass guitar.