Meet our Doctors

Dr Peter Southall

peter_southallDr Peter Southall has a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from Bristol University, a Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow, a Master of Dental Science in Orthodontics from the University of Leeds and a Diploma in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons in London.

Peter has been a specialist orthodontist since 1991 and from 1997 to 2008 was also a consultant at Princess Margaret Hospital where he cared for children with facial clefts and other anomalies. He has treated over 10,000 patients, is active in research and teaching and has lectured nationally and internationally on several occasions. Peter is committed to continuing education and employing state of the art technology for the benefit of his patients, and he is a keen contributor to meetings and conferences in Australia and overseas.

Peter is a specialist orthodontist, a full member of:

  • The Australian Dental Association
  • The Australian Society of Orthodontists (ASO)
  • The World Federation of Orthodontics
  • The Australasian Cleft Lip and Palate Association

Peter is also a foundation member of the Oral Health Centre at the University of Western Australia. He has previously been Federal Secretary of the ASO as well as Federal Councillor, and has held many positions in ASO (WA) including President and Secretary.

Peter is a Give a Smile™ Orthodontist. He volunteers to treat patients selected from the public orthodontic waiting lists throughout Australia.

Peter and his wife Fleur have been married since 1995 and they have three children, Edward, Maddie and Emma. After selling his Perth practice, Peter and his family moved to Brisbane in 2010 to be near Fleur’s family.

 

Dr Lachlan Crowther

LachlanDr Lachlan Crowther qualified as a dentist in 2002 with First Class Honours from the University of Queensland. He practised as a general dentist in the town of Longreach for three years where he was employed by Queensland Health as the Senior Dentist for the Central West region.

Lachlan then moved to Sydney to pursue his passion for orthodontics. In 2008, he obtained his Masters in Orthodontics with Honours from the University of Sydney. Following graduation, Lachlan worked in Sydney and Dubbo as an orthodontist before returning to his home town of Brisbane in 2011. In 2012, he joined with Dr Peter Southall to start Greater Springfield Orthodontics.

Lachlan is committed to providing a high quality, personalised orthodontic service using the latest technology. He has a particular interest in expanding the boundaries of orthodontics through the use of new technology and aesthetic appliances. He uses the digital platform of SureSmile orthodontic wires to deliver precision results in reduced treatment times.

Lachlan is a Lecturer in Orthodontics at the University of Queensland Dental School. He is currently involved with teaching lingual orthodontics to the post-graduate students.

Lachlan is a member of:

  • The Australian Dental Association
  • The Australian Society of Orthodontists
  • Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
  • Royal Australian College of Dental Surgeons

Lachlan is a Give a Smile™ Orthodontist. He volunteers to treat patients selected from the public orthodontic waiting lists throughout Australia.

Away from the orthodontic practice Lachlan enjoys spending time with his wife Angie and their twin children Cameron and Yvette. He has recently traded in his triathlon bike for a baby trailer.

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