Dr Sudhesh Sukhnundan
Dr Sudhesh has been practising as a professional dentist for over 31 years.
His initial studies were conducted at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, where he qualified as a dentist and spent a further 14 years of practice before spending time working in New Zealand.
Dr Sudhesh is the principal dentist and has been practising at Kitchener Dental Practice for over thirteen years. He continues to further his expertise in all areas of dental practice, with time spent attending regular training courses and educational programmes which keep him up to date with the latest developments within modern dentistry.
Dr Samanthi Jayaratne
Dr Samanthi Jayaratne joined Kitchener Street Dental in April 2010. Her studies in dentistry began at the University of Queensland, where she qualified as a dentist in 2003. Dr Jayaratne was then employed as the Senior Dentist in Warwick and also practiced dentistry at a private dental practice in Warwick.
Dr Jayaratne has attended training which includes clinical techniques for composite restorations, minor oral surgery, forensic odontology and worn dentition.
Dr Neha Kansagara
Dr Neha Kansagara joined Kitchener Street Dental in August 2011. Neha completed her dental studies in 2006. She has previously worked in a private practice in Atherton. Neha has a special interest in aesthetics dentistry, orthodontics, prosthetics and preventive dentistry.
Dr Nigam Kansagara
Dr Nigam Kansagara joined Kitchener Street Dental in November 2012. Dr Kansagara completed his dental studies in 2004 and has previously worked in a private practice in Atherton and Toowoomba. Nigam has a reputation for being a very gentle and caring dentist who enjoys all aspects of dentistry. He also regularly attends courses to update his knowledge and skills.
Dr Sarah Read
Dr Sarah Read joined Kitchener Street Dental in December 2013. Originally from the Sunshine Coast, Sarah completed her studies at Griffith University. Her Warm and welcoming manner allows patients to relax and let her care for their dental needs. Sarah enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is continuing her professional development through a range of professional courses.
Dr Brinda Desai
Dr Brinda Desai has recently made the beautiful city of Toowoomba her home. Prior to this, she worked for six years in private practices in Brisbane and Ballina. Her patient care and treatment has been confirmed by excellent patient feedback. Her expertise lay in restorative and prosthetic treatments, along with all other aspects of general dentistry.
Dr Zhi Hao Tan
Dr Zhi Hao Tan is a firm believer in contributing to society by using his skills and knowledge to better the lives of the people around him.
Before starting a profession in dentistry, Dr Zhi Hao worked in Singapore as a substitute teacher and a private tutor. He finds it very fulfilling when he is able to help people attain their goals and realise their potential.
As a dental practitioner, Dr Zhi Hao enjoys the process of building rapport with patients through educating them about their state of oral health and how it can be improved.
In his words, “Being able to build trust with an anxious patient and help them overcome their fear of dental treatment is rewarding to me. Dentistry is my chosen career as I can honestly say, I love what I do.”
Dr Tara Tan
Dr Tara Tan has recently relocated to Toowoomba and is enjoying life in “The Garden City”.
The opportunity to improve oral health and quality of life is extremely important to Tara and she enjoys contributing to the ongoing wellbeing of our patients.
Prior to dentistry, Tara enjoyed her time as a Mathematics and English tutor to primary school children as well as volunteering to provide people in rural areas with basic dental care, treatment and oral health education.
For any further information about the range of treatment options available to you at Kitchener Street Dental, please do not hesitate to contact us on 07 4638 5111. A member of our team will assist you.