Practice manager, Treatment coordinator, Invisalign treatment coordinator
Michelle started life as a lawyer, but after having children she retrained to teach senior high school legal studies. Michelle came to Knox City Orthodontics on a part-time basis to see if she wanted a change in profession and enjoyed it so much decided to stay on full time. She gets a great sense of satisfaction seeing how changing someone’s smile can change their life! Michelle has been married to Bruce for over 30 years and together they have two young adult children. She loves talking to people, reading, and travel.
Simone began working with Knox City Orthodontics as a dental assistant in 2004 and excelled in her initial chair side role. Her experience, responsibilities and skills grew with time spent in other key areas of the practice. With a comprehensive understanding of all areas of our practice Simone moved to the important Treatment Coordinator role in 2008. Her role involves introducing and welcoming new patients and families to our practice, assisting with the explanation of treatment needs, and helping to arrange all aspects of treatment. Simone has made herself an expert in maximizing health fund rebates and helping to arrange manageable repayment plans to suit the budgets of our patients. Simone married her childhood sweetheart, Stuart and they have bought a house in Berwick. At the end of 2012, she gave birth to their gorgeous son, Jaxon. In her spare time, Simone is an avid gym junkie and loves hiking and doing outdoor activities such as skiing, water skiing and hiking.
Edith, originally from Romania, is a dental assistant here at Knox City Orthodontics with many years experience. Outside of work she loves films and is always volunteering at film festivals across Melbourne.
Suzanne is the first face you’ll meet when you come in for your initial appointment. She has many years experience in medical administration and is very efficient, organising payment plans and making appointments. Suzanne is also very creative, and is always brightening up our practice with new innovations.