Meet our team

At Ipswich Orthodontics, our specialist orthodontist Dr Grant Hamilton-Ritchie heads up a team of orthodontic professionals who make your treatment a success.

Dr Grant Hamilton-Ritchie

Dr Grant Hamilton-Ritchie

Principal Orthodontist

Grant is a registered specialist in Orthodontics with the Dental Board of Australia.

Grant completed his dental training at the University of Melbourne in 1994. He has worked in general dental practice in Albury NSW, Echuca Vic and Kedron QLD as well as spending 12 months working in England and Scotland.

Grant completed his Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in 2001 and his specialist orthodontic training at the University of Queensland in 2003. He commenced working at Ipswich Orthodontics in 2004.

Grant is also a Member of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in the specialist field of orthodontics, a Member of the Australian Society of Orthodontists and a Member of the Australian Dental Association. He is also a certified Invisalign provider.

Grant is married to Angeline who went to Ipswich Girls' Grammar and they have three children.

Kerryn Bennett

Kerryn Bennett

Practice Manager

Kerryn has over 30 years’ experience working in the dental industry.

Kerryn started at the practice as a casual assistant/receptionist in 1995 and became our first full-time office manager in 1999.

Kerryn has completed a Practice Management course (diploma) through the University of New England, and brings these skills and experience to the administration of our practice.

Kerryn has four children and they have all gone through orthodontic treatment at Ipswich Orthodontics.

Kerryn will help you with your treatment information, scheduling of appointments and payment plans. She will try to accommodate your preferred appointment times but, occasionally, bookings may need to be altered if more time is needed for your treatment.




Annette graduated in 2004 from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Applied Health Science (Oral Health). She worked as a hygienist in a local general dental practice for 11 years with a committed team delivering treatment for, and working towards the prevention of, oral diseases. Annette is now enjoying the challenge of working in a specialist orthodontic practice where she strives for the best treatment outcomes for our patients.

Annette was born and raised in Ipswich and has been involved in many local school, church and sporting groups while raising a family. She is passionate about oral health.



Chairside Assistant/Reception

Megan is a qualified dental assistant with many years experience. She loves interacting with patients and strives to make every patient feel their needs are our top priority. Megan uses her skills and previous experience to ensure every one of our patients has the very best possible experience here at Ipswich Orthodontics.

In her spare time, Megan enjoys hockey, camping with her two gorgeous boys and spending time with family and friends.



Chairside Assistant/Reception

Since completing her education at St Peter Clavier College in Ipswich, Lauren has worked in a law office in Brisbane and had over 12 months of experience in dental assisting.

Lauren enjoys the beach, fishing and spending time with her partner and family.

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Ipswich Orthodontics

13 South Street
QLD 4305

07 3812 0865

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