YDC sydney 2017

Our Speakers

Dental experts you can learn from. It's one thing to hear, and another to learn. The Young Dental Conference finds dental experts from a range of different dental specialisations, who can help you excel in your dentistry.


Here are the speakers for YDC 2017 Sydney

Orofacial Pain is an incredibly-nuanced subject, so we've brought together four of Australia's leading experts to give a holistic view of Orofacial Pain, and how to tackle it.

A/Prof. Alex Moule

A/Prof. Alex Moule is one of the most respected Endodontists in Australia. Alex has over 20 years' experience in
endodontic practice, and has contributed to over 50 research publications.

Alex has served as the President of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Endodontists, and his particular fields of interest are endodontics, pain diagnosis and dental trauma.

Dr. E. Russell Vickers

Dr Vickers is an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, at the forefront of stem cell and Orofacial Pain research. He has published 1 book, 6 book chapters and 32 peer reviewed research papers and clinical reports, including the first proof of concept study for the use of stem cells in humans to treat neurological pain.
Now the Director of Research at Clinical Stem Cells, Dr. Vickers has spoken widely on new frontiers in the area.

Natasha Braunsteiner

Natasha is a counsellor/psychologist who works with patients suffering from
chronic pain with pain management strategies. She treats psychological issues such as stress, depression, anxiety, self confidence, and other issues, and has a teaching position as an Adjunct Lecturer
at the University of Queensland Dental School.

Dr. Chris Moule

Dr. Moule is a Prosthodontist working in a referral-based clinic in Sydney, and completed a Doctorate in Clinical Dentistry (Prosthodontics) at the University of Sydney in 2012.
Chris teaches clinical prosthodontics to final year dental students at the Sydney Dental Hospital, and has spoken at various ADA events previously.

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