The Milton Sims Visiting Professor Program (CPD)

Dr Tony Weir


The Milton Sims Visiting Professor Program (CPD Session) is one of the University's key initiatives and a significant event on the Orthodontic calendar. It is supported by the Dental Research and Education Fund (DREF), the Paul Kwok Lee Bequest and the Adelaide Orthodontic Alumni Network in association with the Australian Society of Orthodontists SA Branch.

This year we welcome Dr Tony Weir, Clinical Senior Lecturer, Adelaide Dental School (Paul Lee Lecture).

Dr Tony Weir

Tony received his dental degree with First Class Honours from the University of Queensland in Australia, his Master’s degree in orthodontics from the University of Adelaide and is Australian Orthodontic Board certified. Tony has lectured and presented at national and international meetings including Australian Orthodontic Congresses, the Australian Society of Orthodontists Foundation for Research and Education, the Singapore Orthodontic Congress and throughout the Asian Pacific region.

Tony has been using clear orthodontic aligners for almost 20 years and is the ‘gatekeeper’ to the Australasian Aligner Research Database. The database contains over 10,000 Invisalign® cases from which Tony carries out independent research and research in collaboration with several University orthodontic departments. He has been extensively published and is on the editorial board of the Australian Orthodontic Journal. In addition to his private orthodontic practice in Brisbane, Queensland Tony runs ultramarathons with his wife Sharon and tries to get enough sleep!


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