Eric Willma 
General Manager

Eric is the co-founder of Word of Mouth Dentistry. He is responsible for all the marketing, policies and branding of Word of Mouth Dentistry and has helped create the vision of the excellent teamwork, business standards and client care that Word of Mouth Dentistry now enjoys. All staff have been personally recruited, coached and selected by Eric with a philosophy of high spirited professional service. Eric’s professional experience & education comes from a broad, rare & diverse background including High School teaching, Computing, Retail Sales, Bank Management, Management Training, Health Care Practice Management, Business Studies, Philosophy, Politics & many years of non-profit professional and social committee leadership positions.  



Bachelor of Arts (History, Philosophy, Politics, Cognitive Psychology & Biology - Macquarie University) 
Various ANZ Bank Procedural, Sales & Management Modules
Various Dental Practice Management Courses
Prime Practice Management Program
Landmark Education Forum & Advanced
Life Saving Instructor Certificate
First Aid Certificate

Gunz Infection Control Course

Marjen Education Infection Control Course

Other previously enrolled studies:

Bachelor of Education (Science – Sydney Uni CAE) 
Diploma Practice Management (University of New England)
Advanced Certificate Property Agency (Crows Nest TAFE)

Current Committees:

Chairman Retail C Kogarah Town Square Strata Committee

Kogarah Town Square Building Management Committee Member

Former Associations & Committees:

AAPM - Australian Association of Practice Managers – (Member)  
AAIBF - Australian Institute of Banking and Finance – (Senior Associate)
GAPA – Greek Australian Professionals Association- (President, Vice President & Treasurer)
Esanda – Putting People First - (NSW Navigation Committee Member)
Club Rhodes – (Committee Member)
CUGA - Combined Universities Greek Association - (Founding Committee Member)
North Shore Greek Orthodox Youth Group - (President)

Languages Spoken

English & Greek

Interests and Hobbies

Scuba Diving, Freediving, Snow Skiing, Snooker, Writing, Creative Work, Philosophy, Travelling, Bush Walking, Aquariums, Board Games and Fun! Former activities include Martial Arts & Pilot training, 


Thoughts on Word of Mouth Dentistry

Word of Mouth Dentistry is a team of carefully selected positive high energy people with incredible talents that all love coming to work and making a difference to others. We have achieved incredible things over the past 15 years or so including being the first and only dental practice to ever win the Australian Small Business Champion Award for Professional Services, every year since 2005 we either win an award or achieve finalist status in the the local business awards. It is an honour to be associated with our team and an honour to lead them.