Areas Of Expertise
Dr Rob Saltmiras has spent many years developing a comprehensive approach to dental care, with a special interest in implants, gum care, minor oral surgery and dental sedation. He manages complex cases and is able to provide support for referring dentists, particularly with complex emergency care.
Education And Training
Dr Rob Saltmiras, BDS MRACDS PGDClinDent (Sedation and pain control)
Rob’s initial qualification was the Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Sydney, and while practicing in Sydney he completed many continuing education courses. He later completed the MRACDS examinations to become a member of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons and the Post Grad Dip in Conscious sedation and Pain Control which qualifies him to provide the full spectrum of dental care under Twilight Sedation. Rob has also had extensive experience treating patients under general anaesthetic.
In 2013 Rob also completed an MBA from James Cook University and is currently finalising his MA and a Masters in Public Health. He has tutored undergraduate Medical and Allied Health students in Anatomy and was a Year 5 clinical Tutor for the JCU Dental School.
Rob has spent most of his career in the private sector – being principal of practices in both Sydney and Townsville. He has also spent time undertaking remote locum work in Weipa, Alice Springs and Swan Hill as well as urban care in Canberra. For a season he also delivered full-time mobile Twilight Sedation services in Sydney.
Commitment To Continuing Education
Rob attends regular national and international conferences and practical courses not only to maintain his current levels of skill and expertise in his field but also to allow the introduction into his practice of new technology and improvements in methods of patient care. He encourages all his team to take an active part in ongoing professional education and sees this as a very important way in which the team can maintain their professional reputation.
Contact the friendly team at NQ Surgical Dentistry today on (07) 4725 1656 or call in to see us at 183 Kings Rd, Pimlico QLD 4812
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Dr Rob Saltmiras Notes On Dentistry
“It is both an advancing and increasingly scientific area in which to work and this is our challenge of today. It requires continual updating of our knowledge and our skills and the introduction of new techniques.”