Dentist Downunder – PDP005

Episode 5 is an interview with Dr Robert Conville (@robconville) who shares his experiences of working in Australia with a BDS degree from the UK.

This episode’s protrusive dental pearl is about how to get perfect moisture control for those difficult class V restorations.

This episode covers:

  • Visas and the recent change in codes
  • Sponsorship
  • AHPRA
  • Finding an Employer
  • How to look for a job
  • Do you need a Chest X ray?
  • Entrance exams?
  • How do the dental care system and health funds work out there?
  • What is the remuneration and earning like as a Dentist in Australia?
  • Applying for permanent residency
  • Experiences in Australia
  • Work, Travel and Living in Australia
  • Dentistry.co.uk article written by Rob