Dr Olivia Lien earned her Bachelor of Dental Surgery and was also awarded The Student Achievement Award in Endodontics from the American Association of Endodontics (AAE) in 2014. After looking after the oral health needs of communities in Mackay, Sydney, and then later Campbelltown and the Adelaide Hills, Olivia has come to join the Fullarton Park Dental team in 2022.
Whether you’re 2 years old or 102 years old, Olivia is committed to providing a comfortable dental experience. Her emphasis is on conservative and preventative dental care. When she’s not in the clinic, Olivia likes to spend time with friends, family, her growing brood of pets; and she’s currently trying her hand at wheel pottery.
Dr Lucas Ktoris joined Fullarton Park Dental in 2022 and has had a passion for dentistry ever since he was young. His gentle and caring approach helps him relate well to patients and provide good quality dental care. He believes in the importance of spending time with anxious patients to provide a stress-free experience.
Outside of dentistry, Lucas enjoys spending quality time with family and friends and socialising through sports like tennis.
Dr Grant Johnstone joined Fullarton Park Dental in 2020. Grant is passionate about patient care and maintaining a high level of continuing professional development. Following graduation from the University of Adelaide in 1999 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), Grant worked in Hobart before heading to Newark in the UK where he worked for 7 years. He returned to Adelaide in 2010, and commenced tutoring the 4th and 5th (final) year dental students at the University of Adelaide.
Outside of Dentistry Grant enjoys travelling, movies, hiking, cricket and soccer – but with a young family, he does not get to indulge in them often!
Dr Greta Filosi (Schulz) joined Fullarton Park Dental in 2019 to work with her husband Michael having previously worked at St Marys and interstate. Greta is kind, thoughtful, caring and gentle, and is well liked by patients and staff alike. Greta enjoys cooking, making handmade boutique jewellery and spending time with her family in her spare time.
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Dr Michael Filosi joined Fullarton Park Dental in early 2015 and is the energy and driving force behind the state of the art renovations to the practice. A member of the Australian Dental Association, Michael worked both interstate and in Adelaide for the decade prior to joining Fullarton Park Dental. As Clinical Director, Michael is responsible for overseeing the clinical care provided to all of the patients of Fullarton Park Dental.
Michael lives locally and his idea of heaven is sitting outside in the Adelaide sunshine with his young family while reading the weekend newspapers (yes, the paper ones) with a bowl of his wife's homemade muesli.
Amy has been an active member of the dental community for the past seven years, starting off as a dental assistant before completing the Bachelor of Oral Health at the University of Adelaide. Amy has a true passion for paediatric dentistry, ensuring that children and their families are given the building blocks and tools for achieving the best oral health outcomes.
In addition to paediatrics, Amy has a strong passion for special needs care and strives to create a calm, welcoming environment in which those with alternative needs are well supported.
In her spare time, Amy loves to take her dog for walks on the beach, as well as practicing her singing and guitar playing skills.
Growing up in rural New Zealand as a 6th generation Petterson on a family owned and operated dairy farm, Arna is now proud to call Adelaide home.
Upon relocating to Australia in 2013, Arna has since worked in both government and private dental sectors. Her time spent working within the government sector provided her with invaluable experience in travelling to remote Aboriginal communities throughout the Northern Territory.
Arna is passionate in providing concise and methodical dental hygiene treatment as well as ongoing education to achieve individualised oral health goals.
Katy is very passionate member of the dental community. With almost 20 years experience in private dental practise and a diploma in dental hygiene she is excited to return to Adelaide after a stint working in the Pilbara region of WA.
Katy has two primary school aged children and lives in the Adelaide CBD.
In her time away from work Katy enjoys entertaining, travelling in her caravan, reading and swimming.
Vishu migrated to Australia in 2013 having obtained a Bachelors in Biotechnology from the University of Mumbai. Dentistry was her dream field, so she enrolled in Certificate 3 in Dental Assisting and began working in the dental sector in Melbourne. Vishu soon moved to Adelaide with a view to make it her home and got selected in a highly competitive course Advanced Diploma of Oral Health to become a Dental Hygienist.
Vishu has deep interest in providing quality care to her patients, educating them on evidence-based practices and creating awareness about good oral hygiene. She has a special interest in looking after geriatric patients.
Being a Mum of two young boys, she enjoys exploring the world through their little eyes. She loves cooking, dancing and swimming with them.
Taylor followed in her mother's footsteps in working in the dental profession. Taylor has a total of seven years experience working in private dental practice, initially starting off as a dental assistant before being accepted into the dental hygiene course. Taylor is passionate about dental education and getting to know her patients and has a drive for continual learning.
Taylor enjoys playing netball with her sisters, meeting new people and spending time at the Murray River with family and friends.