ABOUT US

IntoDent advocates personal + career development in the dental professions.

The magazine informs, educates and encourages young practitioners so that they can reach higher and go further in their careers. It’s supported by a team of international collaborators, who write to guide thinking and spark new ideas.

DR. GREG GRILLO

Dr. Greg Grillo is a 1995 University of Washington School of Dentistry graduate practicing in North Central Washington.

He balances clinical practice with a role as the Content Director for Legwork, a rapidly growing dental software company.

Dr. Grillo purchased his current practice in 2001 after four years as a U.S. Navy Dental Officer and proceeded to quadruple the practice by every productive measure. He’s now the senior partner of Grillo Robeck Dental, an innovative practice blending technology with exceptional staffing to provide relationship-based healthcare.

DR. RAJ DK DHALIWAL

BDS LLM MDentSci MRACDS(DPH) MFGDPRCS MAICD

After graduating from the University of Birmingham Dental School, England, Raj undertook research into dental public health, published and presented this research in the UK and internationally and completed a Masters in Dental Science. Raj worked for many years in general dental practice in both inner city and suburban practices.

In 2013, she was awarded an LLM in Healthcare Ethics and Law with Merit from Manchester University. Raj developed her interest in care quality, clinical negligence, consent and confidentiality.

Raj has worked as a dental practice advisor to NHS England and works as a dento-legal advisor both in the UK and more recently in Australia. Since immigrating to Australia she also acts as an examiner for the Australian Dental Council and the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons.

DR. NICKY KILPATRICK

ACC BDS PhD, FDS RCPS FRACDS (Paeds) Grad Cert Ed Grad Dip Coach

Nicky is probably better known as a paediatric dentist with 30 years clinical, academic and leadership experience in Australia and overseas. However following completion of a Graduate Diploma in Coaching in 2015, Nicky now also has a thriving coaching practice.  As an ICF Associate Certified Coach (www.icfaustralasia.com), she uses the framework and skills of coaching to not only facilitate individual professional and personal development but to also support broader cultural change.  Nicky is engaged by healthcare and academic organisations around the world, to support clinicians, academics, scientists and their managers to promote the healthy professional environments needed to optimise clinical, educational and research outcomes. For further information please see www.nickykilpatrick.com.au