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Peninsula Orthodontics

3 specialists

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134 Tanti Avenue Mornington | View on map



After completing his undergraduate studies, Alan completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Melbourne, before working as a general dentist in both public and private clinics. He then undertook specialist orthodontic training at the University of Melbourne to obtain his Doctor of Clinical Dentistry.

Alan is a member of the Australian Society of Orthodontists, American Association of Orthodontists, World Federation of Orthodontists, and Australian Dental Association. He has also achieved certification with the Australian Orthodontic Board.

Alan takes pride in building rapport with his patients and make visiting the practice a wonderful experience. He is focused on delivering the very best possible care and strives for perfection with every one of his patients.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife Gloria and pug Herbert, reading, Pilates, exploring new cafes and restaurants, and watching the Essendon Football Club.


Dr. David Zhang is a specialist orthodontist committed to providing the highest quality of orthodontic care for adults, teenagers, and children alike.

Dr. David completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Melbourne and achieved Dux of Class four years in a row. His passion for orthodontics allowed him to obtain the Mervyn Townsend Memorial Prize for the top student in orthodontics. After practicing as a general dentist for several years in Victorian metro and regional communities, he returned to the University of Melbourne to complete his Doctor of Clinical Dentistry, with a specialist degree in Orthodontics in which he achieved first-class honours.

Throughout the years of practicing dentistry, Dr. David has built a reputation for developing excellent rapport with his patients and takes pride in providing the highest level of orthodontic care.

Academically, Dr. David has published several papers in peer-reviewed journals and presented at various conferences. He has taught and mentored dental students at the University of Melbourne, with an aim to invest in the future generation of dental practitioners.

Dr. David’s interests outside of orthodontics include reading, go-karting, archery, and spending time with family. In his spare time, he also practices as an optometrist, which was his first qualification obtained prior to orthodontics.

Other than English, Dr. David also speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, and Teochew.


Dr Doug Lee
BDSc, MDSc (Ortho) (Melb)

Dr Doug Lee completed his dental degree at the University of Melbourne in 1991 and then his Master’s degree in Orthodontics at the University of Melbourne in 1995. He has over 25 years of experience as a specialist orthodontist, having run a highly successful practice in the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne for many years. He has also worked as a clinical demonstrator at The University of Melbourne Dental School.

Doug has always been focused on helping his patients achieve a beautiful smile whilst having a positive experience under his care. He loves working in the vibrant team environment of Peninsula Orthodontics and the enhanced patient experience that results from this collaborative approach to patient care.

Orthodontics is an exciting and ever evolving dental speciality. Doug is motivated to embrace advances in technology and is always looking for ways to provide further education for himself and his team.

As a proud resident of the Mornington Peninsula, for over 10 years. Doug has relished the opportunity to live and work in this fabulous community since selling his Melbourne practice and taking over Peninsula Orthodontics in 2021.

Outside of work hours, Doug enjoys building custom furniture at home in Red Hill, and loves spending time with his wife Julia (a local dentist on the Peninsula) and their two children.