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Meet the Team

We believe that it is important to be able to speak to an experienced professional colleague, who can understand and empathise with the situation you are in, use the drop down below to meet the local team of DPL Australia.

In addition to our Australian-based team, DPL has a team of more than 50 experienced dentists working in-house. A third of them have legal, as well as dental qualifications. We have more dento-legal advisers than any other protection organisation of our kind. Our team contains experienced and practising dentists with a wide range of different professional backgrounds. 

  • Dr Annalene Weston – Dentolegal Adviser
  • Dr Cosimo Maiolo – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr David Sykes – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Professor Frank Monsour – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr George Lazaridis – Dentolegal Adviser
  • Dr Janet Scott – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr John McNamara – Chairman of Dental Advisory Panel
  • Kara Stokes – Marketing Co-ordinator
  • Dr Mike Rutherford – Dentolegal Adviser
  • Dr Ralph Neller – Dentolegal Adviser
  • Dr Rod Brilliant – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr Stuart Gairns – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr Tim Wigmore – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Michael Pears – Membership Manager
  • Dr Raj Dhaliwal – Dentolegal Adviser

Meet the Team

We have more dentolegal advisers than any other protection organisation of our kind.

We believe that it is important to be able to speak to an experienced professional colleague, who can understand and empathise with your situation.

In addition to our Australian-based team, we also have a UK team of more than 60 experienced advisers working in-house. A third of them have legal as well as dental qualifications. Our team contains experienced and practising dentists from a wide range of different professional backgrounds.

Dentolegal Advisers

  • Dr Annalene Weston – Dentolegal Adviser
  • Dr George Lazaridis – Dentolegal Adviser
  • Dr Mike Rutherford – Dentolegal Adviser
  • Dr Ralph Neller – Dentolegal Adviser
  • Dr Raj Dhaliwal – Dentolegal Adviser

Dental Advisory Panel

  • Dr Cosimo Maiolo – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr David Sykes – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Professor Frank Monsour – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr Janet Scott – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr John McNamara – Chairman of Dental Advisory Panel
  • Dr Rod Brilliant – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr Stuart Gairns – Dental Advisory Panel Member
  • Dr Tim Wigmore – Dental Advisory Panel Member

Membership Team

  • Michael Pears – Membership Manager

Marketing and Young Dentist Representative

  • Kara Stokes – Marketing Co-ordinator