Central Highlands Branch | Dental Radiology - Why the fuss? | Dr Robert Menzies 2 CPD Points


This two-parted presentation is for veterinarians who do cat and dog dentistry but are yet to have access to dental radiography, and veterinarians who have invested in dental radiography but do not feel they are getting the most out of the diagnostic equipment. The first presentation focuses on the interpretation of dental radiographs and indications for their use. A wide variety of pathoses will be covered. The second presentation looks at the various dental radiography setups available to veterinary practices. An overview of the different techniques used in taking dental radiographs will be presented, along with tips to overcome common challenges.

Price levels

8 Jun 2022 to 6 Jul 2022
Associate $ 27.50
Full Member $ 27.50
New Graduate $ 27.50
Non-Member $ 88.00
Student $ 27.50

Who should attend

Veterinarians | New Graduates | Students

Learning outcome

  • To be able to recognise normal and abnormal features of dental radiographs.
  • To know when dental radiography is indicated.
  • To be able to appreciate the pros and cons of various dental radiography setups.
  • To have an overview of different radiographic techniques.


Further details


6.30 pm  Registration

7.00pm   Light Refreshments

7.30pm   Presentation

9.30pm   Close


Dr Robert Menzies
Dr. Robert Menzies has recently returned to Australia and established ANIDOS - Animal Dentistry & Oral Surgery - a traveling specialist service based from Camperdown in southwest Victoria. He graduated from the University of Queensland veterinary school in 2000. Prior to becoming a specialist, he worked in equine, mixed and small animal practices in Australia, UK, USA and China. Since becoming a veterinary dentist he has primarily worked in academia in Europe (the University of Helsinki's veterinary school in Finland, and the University of Veterinary Medicine - Vienna in Austria) with cats, dogs and horses. He also worked in private practice in Norway, and most recently with Dr David Clarke at Dental Care for Pets in Hallam, Victoria, Australia. Robert completed a residency training programme in dentistry and oral surgery at the University of Pennsylvania, USA, from 2009-2012. During this time he became a board-certified dentist - Diplomate of the American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC). Latterly he also became a Diplomate of the European Veterinary Dental College (EVDC). He is a registered specialist in veterinary dentistry in Victoria, Australia. Robert is married with twins. His wife, Paula Larenza Menzies, is a native of Argentina, a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia (EVCAA), and former university professor.

Central Highlands Branch | Dental Radiology - Why the fuss? | Dr Robert Menzies

Oscar's Hotel & Cafe Bar
18 Doveton Street
Ballarat 3350 VIC
Start: 6 July 2022, 6:30PM
End: 6 July 2022, 9:30PM
$ 88.00
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