Dr. Anna Stokes completed her dental degree at the University of Bristol in 1995 and subsequently moved to Australia in December 1999. After three world cruises as the dental officer on board the luxury liner QEII, she began general dental practice in Geelong. Anna provides Dr. McGrath and staff with general dental advice when required as well as providing continuing education for staff in dental practice. She is in part-time dental practice in Geelong and spends the remainder of her time looking after two active children and Dr. McGrath!
Noelene has been part of the team at Geelong Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery since 1997 and has been working in the dental/oral health industry for 35 years. After initially starting her career as a dental nurse, Noelene developed a passion for helping our patients pre- and post-surgery from our front desk as our Practice Manager. Noelene’s experience and knowledge are invaluable to both our patients and our team.
Noelene has been married for over 30 years and has three grown children. When not at work, you will find Noelene enjoying her family, keeping fit by power walking, and watching her beloved Geelong “Cats” football team at Kardinia Park.
If you have any questions regarding your visit to Geelong Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, you are welcome to contact Noelene via email at [email protected]
Donna has been working as a surgical assistant at Geelong Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery on a casual basis since 2011 and has recently been appointed as the full-time surgical assistant/receptionist bringing 20 years of experience in the dental field to her new position. She is in charge of our operating room and is responsible for ensuring that all stock and equipment is ready for your procedure. She also assists Noelene in the reception area and Dr. McGrath in the operating room.
Donna’s aim is to ensure that from your initial appointment to your final visit, everything runs smoothly and that you have the best experience possible. When she is not at work, Donna is a fitness fanatic and can be seen running marathons and attending the gym on a daily basis.
Registered Nurse/Surgical Assistant
Rebekah is the practice registered nurse at Geelong Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. As the practice registered nurse, Rebekah is responsible for looking after you when your procedure is complete and assisting the anaesthetist with your anaesthetic and recovery. She will go through all the post-operative instructions with you and your escort and follow up the next day to make sure everything has been as smooth as possible. She also assists Dr. McGrath in the operating room when needed.
When Rebekah is not at work, she enjoys looking after her three big dogs, young son, and demanding husband!