Dr Mark Weis – BDSc, GradDipClinDent, MDSc (Melb), MRACDS (Endo)
Dr Mark Weis obtained his BDSc (1996) followed by his GradDipClinDent and MDSc from the University of Melbourne in 2003. Mark is currently working in private specialist practice in Armadale and Berwick with Drs Daniel Bierenkrant, Ilya Belobrov, Theo Chan and Francis Chan. He is involved in both postgraduate and undergraduate teaching at the University of Melbourne.
Mark has a special interest in contemporary obturation systems, which formed the basis of his master’s thesis and subsequent publications in the International Endodontic Journal. Mark’s other interests and favoured lecture topics include MTA cracked teeth and Endodontics microsurgery.
Mark has been involved in continuing education courses at the University of Melbourne since 2004. He has continued to demonstrate for the endodontic postgraduate students since February 2006.
Outside of the clinic Mark’s other interests are Ironman Triathlons and Cycling.
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Dr Daniel Bierenkrant – BDSc, DCD (Melb), MRACDS (Endo)
Dr Daniel Bierenkrant is a highly experienced endodontist with more than 13 years of experience in dentistry. Having obtained his Bachelor of Dental Science in 1998, followed by his Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry in Endodontics in 2007 from the University of Melbourne.
Daniel has been working at Malvern Endodontics since 2007. Daniel is an Honorary Fellow at both the University of Melbourne where he teaches Undergraduate and Post-graduate students.
He is a Member of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Endodontists and the Royal Australian College of Dental Surgeons.
In his spare time, Daniel enjoys running marathons and ultra marathons and spending time with his wife & three children.
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Dr Ilya Belobrov is a registered specialist endodontist having completed his Bachelor of Dental Science degree with Honours from The University of Melbourne in 2004. Ilya then worked in a community dental clinic on the Sunshine Coast and subsequently for 4 years in a private general dental practice in Melbourne, before completing his Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry, in Endodontics, at The University of Melbourne in 2011. Ilya has been a part of Malvern Endodontics since completing his specialist training.
Ilya is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Endodontists, Australian Society of Endodontics and the Australian Dental Association. Ilya has published several scientific papers in both Australian and International dental and Endodontic journals. Ilya lectures and demonstrates to both general dentistry students and endodontic specialists in training at The University of Melbourne.
An avid traveller, Ilya enjoys cooking when he can find the time. Away from work, he’s often kept busy by his family, including his two young girls. To keep fit, Ilya rotates between running and cycling. He is also a passionate Manchester United Supporter.
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Dr Theo Chan graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Science from The University of Melbourne in 2004, after which he then completed the graduate dentist program at the Goulburn Valley Health (GVH) in Shepparton in 2005. Theo returned to Melbourne the following year and worked in private practice from 2006-2012, while at the same time he was involved in teaching dental students at the Melbourne Dental School and GVH.
In 2013, Theo returned to The University of Melbourne for his endodontic specialist training and graduated with a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Endodontics in 2015.
Theo’s interests outside of endodontics include athletics, painting and illustration. Theo is also an avid tennis player and as a member of the Sports and Social Committee, organises the annual ADAVB Tennis Day.
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Dr Francis Chan – BDSc (Hons), FRACDS (GP) Endodontic Registrar
Dr Francis Chan complete his Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours from the University of Melbourne in 2013. During his studies he was awarded the Royal Australian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS) prize for the highest aggregate clinical marks. He passed his RACDS primaries examination where he achieved the highest marks in Microbiology and has subsequently attained RACDS Fellowship.
Francis is involved with teaching Doctor of Dental Surgery students at the University of Melbourne and has recently joined Malvern Endodontics as an Endodontics Registrar. He is a member of the Australian Society of Endodontics and the Australian Dental Association.
Outside of endodontics, he is an avid fan of stand-up comedy and enjoys learning about history and science.
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Alyce joined us as a Receptionist in 2009 and was the face of Malvern Endodontics up until December 2013 when she returned to us from Maternity Leave and re-joined as Practice Manager.
Alyce has worked in dentistry since 2006 and has completed her Certicate III in Dental Assisting. Over the years she has worked in general dentistry, assisting dentists and therapists and managed a hygiene department. Prior to Dentistry Alyce studied Disability Studies and completed a Certificate III in Business Administration.
A country girl at heart, Alyce has a very diverse background and a friendly approach. She enjoys dealing with patients and staff and helping in any way possible.
Alyce enjoys spending time with her family and friends, playing netball, being outdoors and going on holidays with her hubby and two gorgeous kids.
Amanda – Front Office Coordinator – Malvern & Berwick
Amanda entered the dental field in 2007 where she initially began working in a general practice. Amanda joined the Malvern Endodontics team in 2008 as a dental assistant and made the move to Receptionist in June 2013.
Amanda is very people focused and always smiling, which makes her perfect for the front desk. Amanda is often the first person you’ll meet from Malvern Endodontics, and she is always happy to help in any way she can, especially with her extensive clinical knowledge.
Amanda enjoys being at home with her husband Craig, daughter Harper and dog Monty. In her spare time she loves to go shopping, day trips with her family and enjoys travelling the beautiful cities of the world.
Georgia – Front Office Coordinator – Malvern
Georgia has been in the dental industry since 2010, earning her Certificate III in Dental Assisting in 2011 while working as a dental assistant at a clinic in Colac. After 5 years Georgia moved to Geelong and worked in dental administration until early 2017.
She is joined the Malvern Endodontics team in March 2017 and is thrilled to be able to work with the efficient and fun loving staff and patients that come through the door.
Georgia enjoys spending her down time watching AFL, listening to music and watching true crime documentaries.
Jacinta – Front Office Coordinator – Berwick
Jacinta has been with our team at Berwick Endo since 2016 after initial training at our Malvern Clinic. She started dental nursing in 2005 and then progressed into a treatment coordinator role over the years in general dentistry.
Jacinta enjoys creating a positive dental experience and ensuring that patients leave with smiles on their faces. She has a wonderfully warm and friendly personality and it is no wonder that all of our patients love her.
Jacinta enjoys spending time with her young family, reading, baking and renovating!
Rebecca – Clinical Manager – Malvern
Rebecca started her dental assisting career here with us at Malvern Endodontics in 2015. Coming to us from a completely different field of study Rebecca has most certainly excelled, and has become a very valued member of our team.
Rebecca is a very friendly, efficient and reliable and we feel privileged to have her bubbly and bright personality around the practice.
You may also speak to or deal with Rebecca at the Front Desk, we find her excellent nursing experiences makes for a great Dental Receptionist.
Rebecca loves to travel and experience different countries. In her spare time Rebecca enjoys spending time with her family and friends and going to the football to support the Tigers. She has also being playing netball for many years and has most recently taking up football, she really loves the challenges that a new sport brings.
Molly – Clinical Manager – Berwick
Molly started her dental career with us in April 2014 where she completed her Certificate III in Dental Assisting. Since working at Malvern Endodontics, Molly has gained exceptional knowledge in the specialist field. In October 2018, Molly was promoted to Clinical Manager where she has excelled in product knowledge and stock control.
Molly is a highly motivated, adaptable, and hard working assistant who will strive to make your visit as comfortable as possible. Molly is excited to continue learning and developing her skills both as an assistant and a manager.
In her spare time Molly enjoys spending time with her partner Danny, going on weekend trips away and spending time with her family and friends.
Stephanie – Reception/Nurse
Stephanie entered the dental world in 2010, completing her Certificate III in Dental Assisting while at a General Practice. Stephanie then joined us here at Malvern Endodontics in January 2014.
Steph is a very kind hearted and warm dental assistant, who is highly determined and hard working.
In her spare time Steph loves travelling overseas, playing with her dog Marnie and catching up with friends and family.
Stephanie has left us a couple of times to explore the big wide world and is currently back in Melbourne and working with us again after an incident in Canada which left her with a broken arm! Stephanie has been performing more of an administration role this time around given the rehabilitation and healing she needs to go through.
Tessa – Nurse
Tessa has been working in the dental industry since 2009 and first joined us here at Malvern Endodontics in 2012. Tessa then headed off to experience Outback Queensland, managing a busy public dental clinic in Far North Queensland and then moved on to manage a GP clinic in Southwest Queensland. Tessa has recently moved back to Melbourne and has rejoined our team, despite the cooler weather she is enjoying being back in Victoria.
Tessa really enjoys her work and is so passionate about health that as well as working with our busy practice she is also studying a Bachelor of Nursing in her spare time!
Tessa loves to travel far and wide experiencing new places and cultures, she is an avid reader and always has at least one or two books on the go.
We are very lucky to have Tessa back on board, she is very hard working, efficient, friendly and caring to all staff and patients. We wish her well with her studies and can only imagine the amazing Registered Nurse she will become.
Jessica – Nurse
Jessica joined Malvern Endodontics in early 2018 and is currently participating in a traineeship to gain her Certificate III Dental Assisting.
Jessica has a bright and bubbly personality and can make anyone feel comfortable in her presence. We believe this will make her a great dental assistant along with her eagerness to learn and her desire to grown.
Jessica enjoys spending her down time travelling far and wide, reading books, shopping and spending time with her family and friends.
Megan – Nurse
Megan has been a part of our team since the beginning of 2019.
Megan has always wanted to work in the health care industry and after 10 years in pharmacy decided to make the change and move into the dental industry. She has never looked back since, and feels there is nothing better than helping people out who are in pain, helping them obtain a better understanding of their dental health and gain a beautiful smile they are proud of.
Megan is from New Zealand and has been in Australia since 2016. In her spare time, Megan enjoys camping, fishing, word finds, reading and exploring new places.
Laura – Nurse
Our newest staff member Laura started with us mid way through 2020. Laura recently completed her Certificate III in Dental Assisting at a General Practice in country Victoria, she moved to Melbourne prior to starting with us to be closer to family and friends.
Laura is a natural when it comes to dental assisting, she is highly adaptable, motivated, shows great initiative and is a quick learner. She also has a wonderfully happy personality to suit and it has been a pleasure getting to know her.
During her spare time Laura loves baking & cooking, fine dining, travelling and spending time with friends, family and her husband Tom.