Dr Jayne McEwan

BDSc (Hons) Melb

Jayne completed the Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours at the University of Melbourne in 2002. From 1998 to 2002 Jayne worked at the Royal Dental Hospital in Carlton, The St Albans Dental Clinic and volunteered with The Royal Flying Doctors providing dental care to remote communities outside of Broken Hill NSW.

Jayne has been providing dental care to the Colac community for the last 17 years. She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry with a particular interest in children’s dentistry. Jayne strives to complete professional continuing education throughout the year to help bring as many dental services as possible to Colac. She was born in the rural town of Ararat in Victoria and is committed to providing quality dental care to people in regional areas of Victoria.

Jayne has a passion for preventing dental traumas and has successfully partnered with the Colac Tigers Football club to provide mouth guards for all junior players. Jayne has operated the after-hours emergency dental service for Colac for over 6 years and frequently treats dental injuries – especially sporting injuries.

Dr Frazer Gatens

BOH DSc MDent Griffith QLD

Frazer graduated with a Masters of Dentistry from Griffith University on the Gold Coast. He has since worked in the private sector in Melbourne and the regional sapphire coast of New South Wales. Frazer enjoys living and working in regional and rural areas. He spent his internship years working out of the Kingaroy region in Queensland and completed community voluntary care to the Cherbourg region. Frazer has also completed volunteer work in Vietnam. His main interests include oral surgery, including wisdom teeth removal, endodontic therapy as well as dental sleep medicine. Frazer’s main focus is that the patient feels comfortable in the chair with complete understanding of their personal oral health, and that the experience is pain free.

Dr Gabrielle Tam

BSc Melb, DMD Sydney

Gabrielle completed her bachelor of science degree from the University of Melbourne prior to relocating to Sydney to complete her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Sydney. Gabrielle grew up in Gippsland, Victoria and since graduation has worked in rural western New South Wales. She is passionate about providing dental care to rural and regional areas.

Dr Mark Low

BDSc (Adelaide) FRACDS (GDP)

Mark completed his BDSc (Adelaide) FRACDS (GDP) at the University of Adelaide, where he won the Australia Society of Endodontics prize. Since graduating Mark has had work experience working within the South Australian Dental Service and in the private sector in New South Wales and Victoria. Mark has also volunteered dental services in Cambodia with…

Dr Stella Lee

BDSc (Hons) Melb

Dr Stella Lee joined Colac Dental Practice in 2014. For 2019/2020 Stella is away on leave, studying the prestigious “Graduate Diploma of Implantology” at The University of Melbourne. We are hoping she will add this valuable surgical skill to our team in 2021.

Stella obtained her Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours from the University of Melbourne. Upon graduation, she partook in an internship program in various community dental clinics throughout metropolitan, regional and rural Victoria, where she gained further skills in minor oral surgery, and management of trauma and medically compromised patients.

Stella firmly believes that oral health is fundamental to general well-being and quality of life. She endeavours to provide comprehensive dental care with a personalised and preventive focus. Dental visits can be scary and stressful for many children and adults alike. With a gentle and caring approach, Stella is dedicated to help her nervous patients walk out with a confident, transformed smile.

Upon graduation she partook in an internship program in various community dental clinics throughout metropolitan, regional and rural Victoria, where she gained further skills in minor oral surgery, management of trauma and medically compromised patients. Stella joined Colac Dental Practice in 2014.