James R McNab
Dental Prosthetist/Dental Technician
Adv.Dip.D.P (Syd); Dip.D.T (Syd)
James began his dental studies in 1968 where he attended TAFE, the Brisbane Dental Hospital
and the Children’s Dental Hospital before graduating in 1971. He then served in the Australian Defence Force for two years as an Army Dental Corp.
James served at various State Government Dental Health Clinics including Dalby, Mundubbera, Barcaldine, Roma, Chinchilla and Tara. He then moved to Brisbane to join a private Dental Laboratory as head of ‘Chrome Partial Department’.
For over 20 years James owned and operated Kelmac Dental Laboratories, employing 46 staff at one point. During this time James also served as the President of the Australian Dental Laboratories Association (ADLA) Queensland and as a selector for the TAFE Dental Technicians course.
James later served as the Government appointed Deputy Chairman of the Dental Technicians and Dental Prosthetist’s Board of Queensland and was announced as co-chairman of the joint Dental Council Queensland. He became a member of the Australian Dental Prosthetist Association Queensland (ADPAQ).
In 1990 James became a practicing Queensland Dental Prosthetist after he sat and passed all examinations at the University of Queensland Dental School.
For over 25 years James presented various dental lectures and demonstrations in not only Australia, but also China.
In 2002 he moved to China and established the first Western Standard Dental Clinic in Nanjing before moving back to Australia in 2007 to establish Anzac Avenue Denture Clinic.
He then went on to successfully achieve a Diploma of Dental Technology and an Advanced Diploma of Dental Prosthetics from the New South Wales Randwick College.
James served on the ADPA Queensland Executive Committee and became Vice-President for over 3 years.
At present he continues to own and operate Anzac Avenue Denture clinic alongside his wife Jessica, receptionist & assistant Amelia, and laboratory technicians Chris & Zhou Jia.
James continues to learn new skills by attending multiple seminars, conferences and lectures to provide the most advanced product possible for his patients.
Jessica is Anzac Avenue Denture Clinic's Practice Manager. She is a qualified accountant and has over 25 years experience in the industry.
Jess takes care of the business everyday; she understands how it operates and is able to answer any questions that you may have.
Jess has extensive knowledge of the denture needs of our patients.
Dental Receptionist/Dental Assistant
Amelia is our friendly Receptionist and Dental Assistant, she is not only the first face to greet you as you walk through the door but will help you with your office and also your surgical needs.
Amelia is happy to assist you with any questions that you may have. She has extensive knowledge of the denture needs of our patients and always answers your calls and questions with a smile.
Chris & Zhou Jia
Chris and Zhou Jia are our dedicated qualified laboratory dental technicians. There attention to detail is immaculate, Chris and Zhou Jia work together every day to provide you with the highest quality personalised denture. We construct and process all our dentures in our onsite laboratory.
Our dental technicians are happy to go out of their way to fill in the space and keep the smile on your face!