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Shop 9/1455 Brisbane Valley Highway,

Fernvale, Australia

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Dental Surgeons

Dr Kapil Raniga (BDSc Qld)

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Dr Kapil Raniga grew up in Brisbane where he went to school at John Paul College on an academic scholarship.  He later attended the University of Queensland and successfully completed his Bachelor of Dental Science degree.  After working in Ipswich for several years, he made the move to open his first practice in Plainland, where he received a very warm welcome from the local community.

Kapil is a caring and gentle dentist who prides himself on providing honest advice and quality treatment to his patients.  He has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry, and is often heard saying everybody deserves a beautiful smile!  To aid him in providing this, Kapil has chosen to do further study in the area of Orthodontics and Dental Implantology.

During his free time Kapil enjoys spending time with his wife, family and friends.  He enjoys playing Squash (not very well!), reading a good book and loves to travel. 


Dr Sang Ho (BDSc Qld)

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Dr Sang Ho is a patient dentist who enjoys introducing all patients; children, anxious and all members of the family, to relaxed, comfortable and quality dentistry. He grew up in Melbourne before moving north to attain his Bachelor of Dental Science at the University of Queensland and has since practiced in Mackay and Logan dental clinics.

Family dentistry is an enthusiasm and interest for Sang as he enjoys working long term with patients to help them achieve a healthy smile they’re happy with.To aid this, Sang is a keen reader and learner of dentistry’s developments and a regular attendee of continual education courses.

Sang is also a self confessed petrol-head and enjoys tinkering around both cars and bikes outside of the clinic. He is also a music enthusiast and is always on the lookout for the next act passing through Queensland.

 

 Dr Yastira Lalla (BDSc Qld)

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Dr Yastira Lalla is a caring and gentle dentist who enjoys working with anxious patients and providing all her patients with the highest quality of care. She received her Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Queensland and has since practiced in Brisbane and Logan dental clinics.

Yastira enjoys keeping abreast of the latest developments in her field and is a frequent attender of continuing education courses. She is also working with Indigenous communities and the Royal Brisbane Hospital to complete her Masters in Philosophy in Oral Oncology. In doing so she has published several scientific articles in peer reviewed journals and has presented at continuing education courses both overseas and in Australia.

Yastira enjoys all facets of dentistry but has a particular interest in paediatric and cosmetic dentistry. Outside of dentistry she enjoys travelling, time spent with family and friends, reading and of course shopping!

 

 Dr Lucy Galletly (BDSc Qld)

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Dr Lucy Galletly grew up in Mackay, North Queensland before moving south to Brisbane to attend university. Attaining her Bachelor of Dental Sciences degree from the University of Queensland, Lucy has worked in Toowoomba and Brisbane before deciding to settle in the perfect spot in-between, here at Fernvale Dental.

Lucy has a caring, bubbly personality and loves to provide top-notch treatment while keeping patients comfortably at ease. She works mainly in family and cosmetic dental, and has a particular shine for treating children.

Lucy keeps at the forefront of her profession by attending regular seminars, staying up to date with the latest advancements in dentistry.

In her spare time, you'll find Lucy outside, camping of fishing. If the weather has other plans, she'll be spending time with friends and family or going to see live music.

 

Dr Alistair Tang (BOH.Dsc, G.Dip.Dent Qld)

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Dr Alistair Tang was born in Malaysia and made the move at a very young age to the Gold Coast. He grew up and attended all of his schooling there, continuing on to complete his training at dental school through Griffith University on the Gold Coast. His training saw him exposed to clinics both in the private and the public sector.

Alistair takes pleasure in treating patients of all ages and particularly enjoys family-orientated dentistry. He always loves to keep his patients informed in order to keep them comfortable and at ease. Alistair keeps up to date with the latest developments through attending continuing professional development courses.

In his spare time outside of the dental clinic, Alistair loves travelling to see the sights and to partake in all the food different countries and cultures have to offer. Furthermore, spending time with friends and family is also very important to him. 


Dr Graham Wong (BDSc Qld)

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Dr Graham Wong was born in Brisbane and grew up in Singapore and Melbourne before settling back home in Queensland. He completed his Bachelor of Dental Science at the University of Queensland, graduating with first class honours.

Graham is passionate in the prevention side of dentistry and in providing treatment to those who may not have easy access to dental care. His volunteering ventures have seen him travel locally to rural towns in Western Queensland, and as far as Kathmandu, Nepal.

Outside the clinic, Graham is an enthusiastic photographer and has also recently taken a liking to cooking. It’s only natural that he intends to combine both of these interests to become an expert food photographer.

 

Support Team

Shaye Williams – Practice Manager

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Shaye started dental assisting during 2007 in Ipswich, where she worked for 3 years. During this time Shaye completed her Certificate III in Dental Assisting and grew to thoroughly enjoy the different aspects  of her job.

Shaye moved to Plainland Dental when it first opened in March 2010  and was in charge of all clinical aspects of the surgery. Now that  Fernvale Dental is open, she is working in reception and management, using her sound knowledge of the clinical side of dental assisting to better assist  patients and their needs. She is friendly, compassionate  and always striving to look after patients to the best of her ability.

 

 

Alex Zinn - Dental Assistant

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Alex was originally a patient at our practice but we loved her enthusiatic, friendly nature so much we decided to employ her! She is very attentive to her work and is always ready for a chat to help  patients feel at ease. Outisde of work Alex likes nothing better than spending time with her husband, daughter and pets.

 

 

 


Daajan Davis - Dental Assistant

Daajan is the most experienced member of our team with over 15 years of dental assisting under her belt. She is extremely caring and is always up for a chat, so we know our patients are in very good hands with her as their assistant.  


Ashleigh Woolard - Dental Assistant

Ashleigh and Shaye are former colleagues from their early dental assisting days in Ipswich. Since then, Ashleigh has held management roles in two other practices and now joins our team in Fernvale for some fresh, country air. She brings with her an extensive knowledge of both clinical and administrative sides of dentistry and is therefore highly equipped to assist our patients with anything they require. 

 

Krystal Thornton-McCulloch - Dental Assistant