After years working in hospital trauma centres in Latin America and the United States with oral surgeons and other specialists, he made the move to Australia. For his first four years, Paulo worked as a part-time dental officer at the oral surgery department of the Royal Dental Hospital in Melbourne. Dr Pinho is skilled in performing oral surgery under local and general anaesthetic. You can find more information about Dr Pinho on his website DrPauloPinho.com.au
Dominic has been working in the industry for nearly three decades. He started as a dental technician and later qualified as a dental prosthetist and has been working in his own business for over 20 years. As an active and highly involved member of the Australian Dental Prosthetist Association, he continues to keep his commitment to the industry by regularly studying and upgrading his skills. Dominic is also an active community member in Melbourne, regularly attending to patients’ denture needs at several Community Health Centres in the area.
Graduated in 2005 as a Dental Office Chairside Nurse III and received her Diploma from CDI College of Ottawa ,Ontario Canada and pursue her carer here in Melbourne Australia as a Practice Manager/Treatment Coordinator and also maintaining her position as a highly qualified Senior Dental Assistant. Marileen is able to guide you through all treatment planning procedures. When not at work Marileen likes spending time with her family and exploring different places.
Dr Rashika Nida complements Poli’s surgical skills with her passion for prosthodontics, aesthetics, and photography.
Working together, they offer high end solutions for complex and aesthetically demanding cases and take pride in achieving high quality outcomes using top quality materials.
Dr Poli Gunaridis works exclusively in the field of implant and regenerative dentistry and has placed over 4000 implants and performed highly advanced implant and regenerative surgeries.
Poli lectures both locally and internationally on the topics of implant and graft procedures and regularly provides courses and mentorship for dentists in Australia.
When he isn’t looking after your teeth, you’ll probably find Dr Hickman at the beach or losing lots of golf balls on the golf course. Ross grew up in Sydney and decided he wanted to be a dentist when he was just 9 years old. He went and studied at Charles Sturt University in Orange and upon graduation went up the coast to gain experience in oral surgery. Ross is always bubbly, energetic and is always able to put a smile on your face. When he isn’t planning his next travel adventure, he is showing everyone pictures of his puppy “Ace”. Ross has a special interest in oral surgery and dental implants.
Dr Douglas Lo grew up in Malaysia before he moved to Australia to pursue his further education. He graduated from the University of Queensland (UQ) with a Bachelor of Science degree, and continued to pursue with a Bachelor in Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degree in UQ. It was while studying Medicine that he found his passion in Dentistry. With this, Dr Douglas chose to move to Sydney where he graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Dentistry degree. Dr Douglas has since attended courses and conferences to expand his services to accommodate each patient. These include oral implantology, laser dentistry, aesthetic and cosmetic restorations, orthodontics and more.
Dr Douglas believes in integrating patient factors when making tailored plans for his patients.
He aims to provide treatments that suit our patients and he understands that every patient is unique. He is diligent in his pursuit to stay current in providing leading dental treatments by utilizing state of the art technology eg. Digital implant system.
In his spare time, Dr Douglas enjoys playing basketball and trying coffees in new places. He also enjoys sitting down reading a good book with his two little boys.
Dr. Chou graduated primarily in New Zealand with a Bachelor of Biomedical Science. After initially specialising in cardiovascular disease. He then moved to Brisbane to study Dentistry at the University of Queensland. Once graduated he gained experience through a variety of hospital internships. Although Dr. Ryan enjoys all aspects of dentistry, he found his true passion for oral surgery and dental implants. Therefore he continually pursues excellence in dental implant surgery through numerous formally awarded post-graduate educations. After he has successfully obtained Fellowship of Dental Implantology from the University of Miami, he was not satisfied and then went on advancing his knowledge and skills further by graduating of Post Graduate Diploma of Dental Implantology from Charles Sturt University. Dr. Ryan is also a speaker/lecturer for DIO Implant company.
Dr. Chou also belongs to the following societies:
Dr Shahin moved to Australia in 2017, and after passing the Australian Dental Council examinations she completed her registration with the Dental Board of Australia in 2019. She absolutely enjoys living in Melbourne and calls it “home” now.
Dr Shahin has 6 years of experience treating patients in public and private practices both in Melbourne and Overseas. Apart from No Gap Dentists she works as a dentist at Monash Health.
Dr Shahin practices almost all facets of dentistry and has special interests in Root Canal Treatment, Cosmetic Dentistry, and Prosthesis.
She has always been a strong believer in self-improvement and continuous education. In 2019 she commenced further studies with Royal College of Dental Surgeons. Currently Dr Shahin is a member of ADA and RACDS.