Dental Practitioners

Dr Adam Keyes-Tilley​



Bachelor in Dental Science at Melbourne University completed in 1991.
MRACDS General Dentistry, Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry elective 2010
FRACDS General Dentistry & Periodontics/Restorative Elective 2011
FICCDE Orthodontics in General dentistry 2012

Upon entering private practice, he first worked at surgeries in Collins Street, Carlton, Lower Plenty and 517 St Kilda Road.

In mid 1992 Adam relocated to 468 St Kilda Road, the current location Complete Dental Care St Kilda Road. During the period 1992-93 Adam, in addition to practicing in St Kilda Road and Collins Street began practicing at the Monash Community Health Centre (treatment centre for the underprivileged) on a sessional basis. In late 1993 Adam opened a second Practice in Male Street Brighton.

During the latter part of 1995 Adam also worked in London as a locum. Adam now practices exclusively at Complete Dental Care St Kilda Road in Melbourne and is the owner/Director of this 5 chair facility employing 3 other dentists, three Dental Hygienists and 8 support staff.

Adam’s interests are in General, Aesthetic, Reconstructive, Orthodontic and Implant Dentistry and he has completed numerous postgraduate courses in these areas. He enthusiastically studies and investigates all new advances in dentistry and where appropriate incorporates them into practice as soon as possible. Adam has previously lectured in General and Implant Dentistry around Australia and run Implant Mentor Programs for other dentists on behalf of Nobel Biocare here in Melbourne. Adam was also invited to become a mentor in 2010 for students embarking on the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons MRACDS program, in 2011 he was invited to become an examiner for the MRACDS program. Adam is immediate past Chair of the RACDS Board of Studies Committee.

Adam is also involved with the Australian Dental Association currently Chairing the ADAVB CPD Committee


Professional Affiliations

  • Australian Dental Association
  • ADA City Group (Past Secretary)
  • Australian Osseointegration Society (Implants)
  • Australian Prosthodontics Society
  • Australian Periodontics Society
  • Australian Central Academy Of Dentists (Past Scientific Director & Secretary)
  • Society of Dental Advancement (Past Treasurer)
  • Fellow Royal Australasian College of Dental College of Dental surgeons
  • Fellow International College of Continuing Dental Education
  • Fellow Pierre Fauchard Academy

Post Graduate Courses / Training

  • Osseointegration (implants) Prosthetic component 1993 (Branemark)
  • Fixed Prosthodontics 1993 (Melbourne University)
  • Management of the Broken down Dentition 2000 (Melbourne University)
  • Summer School of Endodontics 2001 (Melbourne University)
  • Nobel Biocare Surgical Implant Mentor program 2003-2006
  • Extended Periodontics 2002 (University of Adelaide)
  • Soft Tissue Management around Implants 2006 (University of Sydney)
  • Nobelguide Software application and Surgical training 2007 (Nobel Biocare – 
Computer based Implant planning and placement)
  • Periodontics via distance learning Melbourne University 2008
  • Completed Membership course and admitted to the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons 2010
  • Progressive Orthodontic Seminars 2012
  • Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons Sutherland Prize Winner (Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry)


  • Admitted as a Fellow to the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons 2011
  • Admitted as a Fellow (Orthodontics – General Practice) International College of Continuing Dental Education 2012

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