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Our Charters Towers Dental Team


Melissa Wheeler

Melissa is a local girl, born in Charters Towers.  She started her career in
dental as a receptionist, and then decided to further her knowledge of dental procedures by assisting chairside. She very quickly came to love dental assisting and never looked back. She completed her Certificate III in Dental Assisting in 2012 through ADAQ (Australian Dental Association Queensland). Melissa joined our team in February 2015 as a Senior Dental Assistant and has since completed her Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Radiography & Administration) through Foundation Education. She then moved back into front reception and is now practice manager. During this time she completed her Certificate IV in Leadership and Management through Open Colleges. She is passionate about her job, as she has seen that having a great smile can change people’s lives.