Embrace Orthodontists: Manuka
Dr Pazios is a U.S.-trained orthodontist and received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Adelaide in 1988 and had a successful dental practice for 10 years.
He pursued his orthodontic training in the U.S., where he received his Master of Science degree in orthodontics from Saint Louis University.
Dr Pazios has experience in orthodontic treatment for Canberra and surrounding region patients for over 15 years. He also keeps up-to-date with the latest techniques and technology through ongoing education.
Dr Pazios is passionate about creating beautiful smiles and giving his patients the confidence of a natural and healthy smile. He is a registered provider for cleft palate patients and welcomes consultations in this challenging area of orthodontics.
Hailing from Toronto, Dr. Wei completed his Bachelor of Dental Science degree at the University of Melbourne Dental School, with honours in 2012. He then practiced general dentistry in both metropolitan Melbourne and the Shoalhaven prior to pursuing specialist training. As a part of the 2014 Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeon’s primary examination, he was awarded the top prize for Histology and Pathology.
In 2018, he completed his three-year Doctor of Clinical Dentistry speciality training at the University of Melbourne. Dr. Wei remains active in teaching orthodontics to Doctor of Dental Surgery students at the University of Melbourne. He is also currently awaiting the publication of his thesis dissertation in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.
His professional affiliations include being a member of the Australian Society of Orthodontists and a certified member of the Australasian Orthodontic Board.
Dr Wei is excited about building positive experiences and delivering exceptional smiles.
Dr Chelsea Mann grew up in Adelaide and completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery at The University of Adelaide. She was awarded First Class (top 2%) for her Honours Degree in the Bachelor of Science in Dentistry, as well as the University Medal for outstanding academic and clinical achievement, the Executive Dean’s Certificate of Merit and several other awards. Whilst practicing general dentistry in both public and private practice in Adelaide, she completed the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeon’s primary examination. Dr Mann then spent three years specialising to obtain the Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics at the University of Sydney. She received membership in orthodontics by examination with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons and is a certified member of the Australasian Orthodontic Board.
Dr Mann has been involved with undergraduate teaching at The University of Adelaide and University of Sydney. She had the privilege of presenting in numerous national and international conferences, and has publications in the Journal of Dental Research and the Journal of Dentistry. Her professional affiliations include the Australian Society of Orthodontists, the Australian Dental Association and the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons.
Dr Mann and the team take great pride in transforming smiles and are passionate in providing the best patient-centred care.
When Chelsea isn’t busy at Embrace she loves to bake, practice yoga and play badminton!