Webinar: The hurdles to family dentistry

202127may7:30 pm8:30 pmWebinar: The hurdles to family dentistry7:30 pm - 8:30 pm(GMT+10:00) View in my time Event Organized ByDental Protection LimitedDisciplineBusiness,Communication,OtherFormatFree,Online


Event Details

In this one-hour interactive webinar, we will explore the complications and risks involved in treating members from the same family and how you can resolve the issues that arise.

Join Dental Protection experts, Dr Kiran Keshwara and Dr Mike Rutherford as they share how to deal with confidentiality issues, patient and parent complaints and vulnerable patients. Together they will answer your queries in a real time question and answer discussion. 

By the end of this webinar you’ll gain a greater understanding of:

  • The complexities of treating members of the same family
  • Your responsibilities regarding confidentiality and privacy issues
  • How to approach issues around treating children while dealing with their parents or guardians


Speakers for this event

  • Dr Kiran Keshwara

    Dr Kiran Keshwara

    Dr Kiran Keshwara is a Dentolegal Consultant for Dental Protection Australia. Dr Keshwara graduated from Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry and prior to moving to Australia, he owned an NHS dental practice in England. Dr Keshwara spent five years with a specialist dental negligence law firm in the UK as a dentolegal consultant, advising solicitors on matters relating to litigation. In Australia, he has worked for corporate dental groups in Queensland and the ACT as lead dentist, supporting and mentoring clinicians. In addition to his role with Dental Protection, Dr Keshwara works part time in private practice.

  • Dr Mike Rutherford

    Dr Mike Rutherford

    Senior Dentolegal Advisor

    Dr Mike Rutherford is Senior Dentolegal Consultant for Dental Protection Australia. Dr Rutherford has more than 40 years’ dental experience in private practice, hospital clinics, the defence forces and supervising undergraduate dental students. He spent 19 years as a member of the ADAQ Patient Liaison Panel. Dr Rutherford had been a partner in a Brisbane suburban dental practice for three generations of patients.

    Senior Dentolegal Advisor


Dental Protection Limited

Dental Protection has been supporting and protecting the dental health profession in Australia continuously for over 45 years. A first-class service to members combined with a wealth of educational information and risk management experience has made Dental Protection the largest organisation of its kind in the world with over 66,000 members around the globe. We offer student and new graduate membership at no cost and also have reduced rates for young dentists. Dental Protection membership includes access to professional indemnity, support and advice when you need it, free CPD and a whole lot more.
events@dentalprotection.org DPL Australia Pty Ltd Level 1/65 Park Road MILTON QLD 4064 Brisbane

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