Dr. Peter Duke
Dr Peter Duke is the owner of Western Smiles Dental Care as well as the Principal Dentist and Clinical Director.
Graduated from University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 1991, he entered into private dental practice in 1991, then commenced post-graduate studies, earning a diploma in General Dental Practice from the Royal College of Surgeons, United Kingdom, in 1994.
Dr Duke is currently a councillor of the Australian Dental Association Western Australia Branch and maintains a focus on education to keep abreast with the latest techniques and to strive for excellence in his field.
He is very passionate about helping people overcome any fears that they may have about attending to their dental care. “I am a people kind of person and love to meet new people each day,” he elaborates. “I enjoy the challenge of running a business and managing a caring and motivated team.”
Dr Duke joined Western Smiles (formerly known as Mirrabooka Dental Surgery) as an associate dentist in 1999, buying into the partnership in 2001 and buying the business in 2009. Over the years, he has steered the practice through an extensive re-development.
Outside of work, Dr Duke can often be found jet-skiing or boating on the Swan River or the ocean, and is a keen motor cyclist and follower of motor sports, as well as a classic car enthusiast. He also enjoys health and fitness as well as travelling. To read more about what Dr Duke enjoys in his free time, click here.