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“No good fish goes anywhere without a porpoise.” Lewis Carroll

We are thrilled to introduce the latest team member to everyone! Jeff & Marshall saw each other across a crowded craft market in Bright and that was it – the bond was instant! Back then, he didn’t even have a name but after considering a range of suggestions from our patients, the name Marshall was […]

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Dental Health week – How’s your oral health tracking?

Every year the Australian Dental Association (ADA) celebrates Dental Health Week. Between the 5th and the 11th of August the ADA is promoting oral health with the aim of educating Australians about the importance of maintaining good oral health. Tooth decay is the most common chronic disease in Australia with 90 percent of Australians having […]

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iTero Element Scanner

At Jeff Lipshatz Orthodontics, we like to keep up to date with state-of-the-art technologies and as well as focus on maximal patient comfort and convenience. We recently introduced an ‘iTero element’ digital intra-oral scanner into our clinic and Jeff and the team completed comprehensive training in using it. The iTero scanner allows us to create […]

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Baby news!!

A big congratulations to our beautiful Hygienists Jo and Laura who have both recently added to their families. Laura, who has been a hygienist with us for the past two years, welcomed her first child and cute baby boy Julian into the world in January. Jo has given birth to her second child, a gorgeous […]

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Custom-Fit Mouthguards – Why you should wear one after Orthodontic treatment

Your braces have been removed and now you have your amazing smile for life… it is important to protect that smile from trauma whilst training and playing any contact sports. These sports include AFL, rugby, hockey and martial arts as well as some sports considered ‘non-contact’ – basketball, netball, soccer and cricket. A custom-fit mouthguard […]

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Run For The Kids 2019

On Sunday 7 April 2019, Jeff and some of our team participated in Run For The Kids. R4K is an annual event which started in 2006 and raises funds and awareness for The Royal Children’s Hospital. It was a glorious sunny day in Melbourne and starting and finishing at Docklands, over 30,000 people enjoyed the well-organised […]

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Smiles for Life Creche

We wish that we could open an accredited childcare Centre for all the beautiful next-generation members of the Jeff Lipshatz Orthodontics team. In the past few years, a few of our dental hygienists, dental assistants and their partners have welcomed some gorgeous offspring to the world, and we are lucky that they sometimes pop in […]

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Welcome back Andrea!

At Jeff Lipshatz Orthodontics, we delight in the close and friendly feeling shared by our patients and our team. Anyone who has been part of our practice “family” in the last twenty plus years, knew Andrea as the capable and caring angel who welcomed and helped everybody. After more than 2 decades of professional service, […]

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Give a SMILE

We are proud to have been involved in the Give a Smile initiative since its inception. Now celebrating its 10-year anniversary, Give a Smile is a fabulous program whereby private orthodontists commit to treating patients from public waiting lists pro bono with the aim of reducing public waiting list times and offering quality treatment to […]

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Dr Lipshatz and team attend Orthodontics Conference in Sydney

Jeff recently attended the Australian Society of Orthodontics conference in Sydney together with four of our team. Over four days they all enjoyed the conference in Darling Harbour and learnt a lot from the quality lectures and presentations. This year’s theme was “Riding the Waves of Change” and while the team all learnt a lot, […]

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