Peter Clark Ryan and Richard Grant-Thomson are riding under team Culte Dentaire in the Rio Tinto Ride to Conquer Cancer next month. This ride has great significance for Peter and Richard who have both had family and friends battle cancer.

This is an excellent charity and all the proceeds go directly to QIMR Berghofer for cancer research.

Click here to donate to team Culte Dentaire. We very much appreciate your support.

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Dental Assistant competes at State Rugby Carnival

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Periocare is thrilled to announce that Jessica Gracie, Dental Assistant, has been selected to play for the South East Queensland Division women’s open rugby league team. Jessica is one of 13 ladies hand-picked for the side. Jessica will participate at the Queensland Rugby League State Carnival at Owen Park from the 6th June – 8th June. The QRL State Carnival will also serve as a selection trial for the Queensland women’s team which will be announced at the conclusion of the weekend. Good luck Jess!rugby photoContinue Reading

City Practice Relocation

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We are excited to announce that our city practice is relocating within the T&G Building, 141 Queen Street, Brisbane.

As of Tuesday, 20th May 2014, you will find us co-located with Brisbane Orthodontics; Suite 4, Level 7, 141 Queen Street, Brisbane.

For all appointments and enquiries, please telephone our friendly reception staff on 3350 4344.

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Melissa enters the Brisbane Oxfam Trailwalker!

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One of our treatment coordinators, Melissa Potter, has entered the 2014 Brisbane Oxfam Trailwalker. Melissa will be walking a challenging 55km with three courageous friends to raise money for Oxfam’s Water Appeal. The money raised will make a difference to families in Cambodia by providing clean water and vital sanitation facilities.

If you would like to sponsor Melissa and her team, “Fruit Loops”, you can visit her fundraising page here.

Good luck Melissa!

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Peter and Richard teaming up in the 2014 Rio Tinto Ride to Conquer Cancer

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16 – 17 August 2014:       2 Days – 200 Kilometres – 1 Epic Ride

Peter Clark Ryan and Richard Grant-Thomson are riding again for this year’s Rio Tinto Ride to Conquer Cancer. The Rio Tinto Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Queensland Institute of Medical Research, is a cycling journey through Queensland’s countryside that they’re embarking on to help fight cancer. It will be a challenge in a number of ways, but with their bikes and legs as well as your generosity, a real impact is possible.… Continue Reading

We’re in PINK !

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We’re wearing PINK accessories today (Thursday, 6th March 2014) in support of breast cancer research. Staff donations will be forwarded to Mater Chicks in Pink!

The mission of Mater chicks in pink is to raise funds which have a positive, significant and real impact on people who are affected by breast cancer and contribute to the better understanding and treatment of breast cancer through medical research. Mater chicks in pink achieve this through innovative activities that are fun and educational, and partnering with like-minded people and organisations.

We are very proud to support such a worthy cause.

 

 

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Rachel Garraway Victorious in the Sydney Coastrek!

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On Friday, 28th February, Rachel Garraway trekked 50km from Sydney’s picturesque Palm Beach to Balmoral in The Wild Women On Top Sydney Coastrek. Rachel’s team achieved 10th place in the women’s team category and arrived at Balmoral in just over 9 hours. The team (Girls Trekking Adventures Mona Vale)  raised an impressive $3400.00 for The Fred Hollows Foundation and their work towards ending avoidable blindness here in Indigenous Australia and in developing countries around the world. Congratulations Rachel and team!

 

 

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Peter Clark Ryan enters the Ride For Recovery 2014

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Ride for Recovery 2014:    Adelaide to Melbourne 21 – 27 April 2014

The Ride for Recovery is a joint venture between the Leukaemia Foundation and the Myeloma Foundation to raise awareness of blood cancers in Australia and raise funds for blood cancer patients’ services.

The foundations are proud to work together under the Ride for Recovery banner to benefit those suffering the many cancers that come under the heading of blood cancers.

The ride was initiated by a group of keen cyclists who rather than just ride for the enjoyment, decided to ride for the good of those in need.

Any donation to this worthy cause would be greatly appreciated.

Please visit Peter’s fundraising page here.

 

 

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Rachel Garraway’s Trek to Restore Sight!

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On 28th February and 1st March, Rachel will be trekking for many hours along Sydney’s beautiful coastline between Palm Beach and Coogee Beach all to help restore sight to people who are needlessly blind. Rachel is trekking with her sister Ros Allison, and fabulous friends Suzie Kelley and Bec McWilliam.

Rachel’s team of four is participating in the Wild Women on Top Sydney Coastrek, in support of the amazing work of The Fred Hollows Foundation.

Please support Rachel’s trek and help end avoidable blindness! Together we can make that difference!

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Introductory Dental Practice Accreditation Achieved!

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It is with great pleasure that we announce that Perio Care has been awarded full accreditation against the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards for Introductory Dental Practice Accreditation.

Accreditation is independent recognition that a practice has met the requirements of defined criteria or standards. Accreditation also provides assurance for owners, managers, staff and consumers about quality and performance.

Perio Care is proud to have met the requirements of the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards which have been developed by the Australian Dental Association in consultation with QIP (Quality in Practice) Consulting.

 

 

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