Meet Our Team

The Amazing People Behind the Masks

Our Amazing Team Welcomes You

At Healthy Smiles, you are in the hands of a most caring, compassionate, professional, qualified and experienced team. Let us introduce you to each one of us virtually here so when you visit us you know a bit more about us and how passionate we are about looking after your smile.

Dr. Ved Berani is our principal dentist at Healthy Smiles, his vision is to provide world-class oral healthcare to the Melbourne community. Our team uses the most advanced technologies to minimise pain and discomfort at your dental appointments.

Our Visionary Founders

Dr. Ved Berani

Dr. Ved Berani

Principal Dentist And Founder

Dr Ved Berani, a second generation dentist and the principal dentist at Healthy Smiles, shows great pride in his work, for helping his patients achieve cosmetic and aesthetic
Priyanka Sethi Berani

Priyanka Sethi Berani

Co-Founder And Managing Partner

Priyanka Sethi Berani, is a commerce graduate with a strong background in management and practice enhancement. Technology is her forte. She is a fun-loving individual

Specialist Anaesthetist

Dr Rishi Mehra

Dr Rishi Mehra

Specialist Anaesthetist

Dr Rishi Mehra is an anaesthetist, based in Melbourne at the Alfred Hospital. He was trained through the Austin Hospital and spent 18 months overseas in Ontario at the
Dr. Anand

Dr. Anand

Specialist Anaesthetist, Sleeping Safely

Dr. Anand is a UK and Australian accredited specialist anaesthetist. In addition to his private practice and work with Sleeping Safely, he is a specialist at Monash Health.
Tim Scrivenor

Tim Scrivenor

Registered Nurse

Tim Scrivenor has been a Registered Nurse since 2007 and has worked in operating theatres throughout his varied career.

Associate Dentists

 Dr Jeremy Perera

Dr Jeremy Perera

Sr. Associate Dentist

Dr Jeremy Perera is an accomplished and highly qualified dentist with over 12 years of experience in general dentistry with special interests in Cosmetic dentistry and

Dr. Claudia Beltran

Dr. Claudia Beltran

Sr. Associate Dentist

Dr. Beltran is a Colombian trained Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon. She completed her undergraduate studies and her post-graduate training at the Pontificia Universidad

Dr Kae Bajwa

Dr Kae Bajwa

Sr. Associate Dentist

Dr. Kae Bajwa graduated in 2010 with the highest distinction from the University of Otago in New Zealand. Excelling academically, she was the recipient of

Dr Navdeep Nagra

Dr Navdeep Nagra

Associate Dentist

Dr Navdeep Nagra is an experienced general practitioner with over 10 years of experience who graduated with first rank in the university.
Nav enjoys all aspects
 Pallavi Nandwani

Pallavi Nandwani

Associate Dentist

Dr Pallavi Nandwani completed her dentistry from Otago university after completing her New Zealand dental registration exam in 2014. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry and

Dr Prerna Narang

Dr Prerna Narang

Associate Dentist

Dr Prerna has joined our team as an enthusiastic dentist, bringing her extensive experience of over 10 years working in both private and public sectors. She provides her patients with the highest level of dental care..

Dr Purnima Goel

Dr Purnima Goel

Associate Dentist

Dr Purnima Goel completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2012 and brings her extensive experience working both locally and overseas with a special interest in endodontics..

Dr Deborah Setiawan

Dr Deborah Setiawan

Associate Dentist

Dr Deborah (Debbie) Setiawan is an experienced dentist with more than 13 years of experience in dentistry. Debbie loves every aspect of general dentistry with keen interests in crowns and

Hygienists & Therapists

George Alvarez

George Alvarez

Oral Health Therapist

George graduated from Auckland University of Technology in 2005 with a Bachelor of Oral Health Science in Oral Health. He also holds a Dental Degree and is a Doctor of Dental
Chantelle D'Cruz

Chantelle D'Cruz

Oral Health Therapist

With a sound understanding of the health and medical sciences during the Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Sciences) Chantelle became driven to pursue her life-long dream to practice
Victoria Cuce

Victoria Cuce

Dental Hygienist

Victoria Cuce graduated from RMIT University with an Advance Diploma of Oral Health (Dental Hygiene) 2017 and was fortunate enough during her studies to gain a variety of clinical
Carson Shen

Carson Shen

Oral Health Therapist

Carson Shen is a young and enthusiastic oral health therapist who graduated from Charles Sturt University in NSW. Carson is passionate about helping patients improve their oral health

Support Leaders of Healthy Smiles

Parapti Sharma

Parapti Sharma

Operations Manager

Parapti is our vivacious and young team player who has graduated as a Dental Technologist in Melbourne with flying colors
Anne Prest

Anne Prest

Head Front Desk Coordinator

Anne, our front desk coordinator and heart of the practice will have you feeling at home with her welcoming nature. She ensures
Samantha Clearihan

Samantha Clearihan

Front Office Coordinator

Samantha is one of our wonderful, friendly Healthy Smiles Front Office team members. You’ll be greeted by Sam’s lovely smile and
Tara Stoparic

Tara Stoparic

Front Office Coordinator

Tara our lovely Front office coordinator loves welcoming patients into the practice with her warm smile and gentleness. She is
Emma Walker

Emma Walker

Front Office Coordinator

Emma is part of a wonderful front office team; she is very enthusiastic and works to make your visit to healthy smiles

Naveen Gundelli

Naveen Gundelli

Front Office Coordinator

Naveen is our amazing front office coordinator and admin assistant. He is usually at the front desk with a cheery and welcoming smile,
Raksha Murali

Raksha Murali

Front Office Coordinator

Raksha our bubbly front office coordinator will greet you with a cheerful smile when you attend the practice. She is very helpful

Amazing Dental Assistants of Healthy Smiles

Natahlia Ellis

Natahlia Ellis

Head Dental Assistant

Natahlia is our dynamic and passionate dental nurse who enjoys working within the dental field and expanding her
Anna Vo

Anna Vo

Dental Assistant

Anna is our energetic and enthusiastic dental nurse, who exudes confidence and thrives under pressure. Being a highly

Madeline Thio

Madeline Thio

Dental Assistant

Madeline is our junior dental assistant who loves the world of dentistry and eager to learn more everyday !

Lovepreet Kaur

Lovepreet Kaur

Dental Assistant

Originally from India, Lovepreet moved to Australia last year for better opportunities. She is an overseas dentist and is pursuing

Elijah Alvarez

Elijah Alvarez

Dental Assistant

Elijah Alarez has recently joined our practice as a Junior Dental Assistant. He is vibrant, young and committed, showing enormous

Tarryn Sheppard

Tarryn Sheppard

Dental Assistant

Tarryn is one of our newbies who made a career move last year into dental and she couldn’t be happier being welcomed into the healthy

Hemant Agarwal

Hemant Agarwal

Dental Assistant

Hemant is a friendly chatty member of our dental assistants’ staff here at healthy smiles. Alongside assisting our patients here at healthy
Kaitlyn Hoyle

Kaitlyn Hoyle

Dental Assistant

Kaitlyn is part of our dental assistants’ team, she is wonderful in her role, she will make your dental journey at Healthy smiles an enjoyable one. 

Award-Winning Dentists in Blackburn, Melbourne

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Appreciated by locals and professionals in the community for outstanding care and compassion towards our clients. Our team is excited to show you our world-class dental care facility to reassure you that you are in the best hands at Healthy Smiles Dental Group. Your comfort is of utmost importance to our amazing team. Talk to our award-winning caring team today. Let’s discuss how we can bring your smile and confidence back with our personalised care at our state of the art dental practice in Blackburn.

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Your First Experience with us

Your First Experience with us

We guarantee that your experience with us will be outstandingly amazing and memorable in the best ways possible. Your first experience starts with the first phone call with our passionate and caring front office coordinators who will ask a few preliminary questions to determine your dental health issues, needs and wants. Our caring team will book you in for a no-obligation consultation with one of our amazing clinicians.
Our aim for your first dental appointment is to listen to you and then provide you with the possible options as per the diagnosis. so that you can make a well-informed decision for your smile.
We are the most trusted dentist in Blackburn and wider Melbourne region. Our sleep dentistry services are very popular among clients who are anxious about coming to dentists. We see anxious dental patients who travel large distances to see our team.

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