At Flinders Dental Clinic we take great pride in the quality of service we provide, and that starts with our friendly staff. Each member of our team brings their own unique background and bright personality to our clinic in order to ensure you have the best possible experience.

Dr. Ron Rogers

Dentist

Dr. Ron Rogers founded Flinders Dental in 2010. As a Flinders local he saw a need for an experienced dental team to provide dental health care for patients on the Mornington Peninsula. Ron is passionate about providing comprehensive dental care and has many years of experience in Implant surgery, Orthodontics, Crown and Bridge dentistry.

Ron graduated from Otago University, New Zealand with Bachelor of Dental Surgery, and has worked around the world, prior to opening his dental clinic on the Mornington Peninsula. Ron is also a member of the Australian Dental Association.

With a continued interest in the fields of preventive dentistry, root canal therapy, oral surgery and cosmetic dentistry Ron keeps up-to-date with the latest research and has also attended many graduate training programs.

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Dr. Julia Gellatly

Dentist

Julia brings to the practice over 21 years in the dental profession. Beginning her career with Bachelor Degrees in both Science (Anatomy and Physiology) and Arts (Police Studies) from Monash University, Julia initially worked as a research respiratory physiologist.  With a thirst for further knowledge, Julia switched career paths to one that involved a greater involvement with patients on a daily basis. 

After successfully qualifying as a dental assistant (through RMIT), then studying a Bachelor of Oral Health at the University of Melbourne, Julia then went on to complete her Bachelor of Dental Science (also at the University of Melbourne), graduating with Honours in 2009 and winning the prizes for paediatric dentistry and special needs dentistry. View More

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Mrs Michelle Bursa

Oral Health Therapist

Michelle graduated from La Trobe University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Oral Health Science, with Extended Scope of Practice. She joined the Flinders Dental team in January 2018. As an Oral Health Therapist, Michelle treats both children and adults focusing on the prevention of dental diseases. Michelle spent her initial years practicing in Ferntree Gully, treating many Burmese refugees. This gave her great experience in treating children with many dental issues and communication difficulties, whilst maintaining a happy environment. With her extended scope, she can provide general dental care including check ups and fillings to adults of all ages. Encompassed in her scope is Dental Hygiene, in which Michelle provides thorough cleans and deeper root planning with a gentle hand.

Michelle understands that visiting the dentist can sometimes be uncomfortable, and always tries to make it an enjoyable, comfortable experience. Michelle is also a local sailor of Westernport Bay, and you can see her out most weekends during summer sailing on her catamaran or wing-foiling.

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Mrs Kara Niven

Dental Assistant

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Mrs Ceira Dimmock

Dental Assistant