About Us

Renowned in Bundaberg for his gentle care and superior quality dentistry, Dr. Makepeace will work with you to ensure your visit is comfortable, informative and world-class.Dr. Makepeace is the Principal Dentist at Distinctive Dental Care and has been practicing dentistry for over 26 years.Philip graduated from the University of Queensland in 1982. After spending 1983 as the first ever School Dentist in the remote Far-North Queensland Gulf of Carpentaria region, he spent a further 3 years working for the Queensland School Dental Service in and around Bundaberg before commencing Private General Dental Practice in Bundaberg in 1987.Distinctive Dental Care is a purpose-built practice facility at 123 Bargara Rd, Bundaberg. Providing personalised service, a complete range of dental treatments and the highest level of care, Distinctive Dental Care is a unique dental experience where our patients are our focus.Philip regularly attends continuing education courses in Full Mouth Reconstruction, Dental Implants, Bone and soft-tissue Grafting and Cosmetic Restorative Dentistry, Invisalign and MRC (Myobrace) tooth straightening without braces. Philip has been surgically placing Dental Implants and providing comprehensive Dental Implant treatment since 1997. He is a member of:American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Australian Dental Association Nobel Biocare NobelSmileIn his spare time, Philip loves spending time with his wife and three young children. He also enjoys flying light aircraft, reading, snow-skiing, and good food and wine.