Dr Greg Mahoney


BDSc, GradDipClinDent, MSc(Dent), PhD, FADI, FPFA

Greg graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Queensland in 1978. He also has a Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Pain Control and Sedation) from the University of Sydney; a Master of Science (Dentistry) from the University of Sydney in 2001; a PhD from the University of Queensland (2010 ) in Oral Public Health and finally, fellowships he has from the Academy of Dentistry International and the Pierre Fauchard Academy. He is a member of the Australian Dental Board’s Committee on conscious sedation; panelled member of the AHPRA and, member of the special purpose committee on sedation for the Australian Dental Association. He is presently the president of the Australian Society of Dental Anaesthesiology. He has owned and operated my own private practice since 1980.


Dr Robert Turnbull

 BDS(Hons)USyd (1998), Grad.Dip.Clin.Dent.(Conscious Sedation & Pain Control)USyd (2006)

Dr Robert Turnbull has a practice dedicated to providing visiting dental sedation services to many dental surgeries across Sydney and New South Wales, where he manages the most fearful and anxious patients.

Dr Turnbull has fifteen years of experience in general dental practice, both in Private and Public (Royal Australian Air Force) dental settings. He regularly uses Nitrous Oxide Sedation to facilitate pain and anxiety relief on a variety of patients both as the sole modality of pain and anxiety control and to facilitate other sedation techniques (for example, to facilitate local anaesthesia or cannulation for needle phobic patients). Dr Turnbull is a firm believer in the safety and benefits of RA in Dentistry, and how to maximise the benefits of this technique sensitive treatment option.

Robert is on the Council of the Australian Society of Dental Anaesthesiology, responsible for managing their Annual Scientific Meeting and Emergency Management Training. He also teaches Intravenous Sedation and Management of Medical Emergencies, Anxiety and Pain Management, Relative Analgesia and local anaesthesia to dental undergraduate and postgraduate students in the IV Sedation Department of the University of Sydney at Westmead Hospital and Charles Sturt University where he is an Adjunct Senior Lecturer.