It appears that you are not using the latest version of Internet Explorer. Please update to the latest of Internet Explorer to view this page properly. Please click here to update.
Dental Dental Practice Managers

Meet our
Practice Managers

  • 95% member satisfaction*
  • SA’s largest private practice
  • 30+ years expertise
  • Accredited practice

Vanessa Taintey
Adelaide Practice

Started at Health Partners in 2004 as a Dental Assistant. Have progressed through the dental business taking on various leader roles.

Professional background

  • Cert 3 and Cert 4 in Dental Assisting
  • Radiography license

A little bit more about Vanessa

Vanessa is married with 2 children. She enjoys keeping fit by walking, running and riding. Vanessa spends most of her free time watching her children play sports on the weekend. She tries to be involved in their sport as much as possible. She’s even the coach one of her daughter’s netball teams.

Melinda Kerkemeyer
Modbury Practice

Melinda started working at Health Partners in 2014 and is the Service Manager for our Modbury practice. Before that, she worked in the same private practice for 20 years starting as a Dental Assistant, working her way up to Practice Manager,

Professional background

  • Diploma of Practice Management, TAFE SA
  • Management Development Program, Health Partners Ltd
  • Dental Radiography, Adelaide Dental Hospital
  • Dental Assisting Certificate, TAFE SA

A little bit more about Melinda… She enjoys spending time watching her children play sport, and when she has time for herself Melinda likes to read a good book or do a spot of gardening.

Rebecca Lansdown
Morphett Vale Practice

Rebecca began working for Health Partners in 2007 and is the Service Manager for our Morphett Vale Dental Practice.

Professional background

  • Effective People Management (Australian Institute of Management)
  • Customer Service Excellence (Australian Institute of Management)
  • Management Development Program (Health Partners Ltd)

A little bit more about Rebecca… In addition to spending time with her family and dog, Rebecca enjoys meditation, self-hypnosis and exercise.

*Independently conducted research by New Focus Research, November 2016.

We’ll keep you smiling

Everyone’s welcome at Health Partners Dental
Request appointment

Prefer to talk to someone?

Call 1300 114 114

Busy? Get a call back