Servicing Kallangur, North Lakes, Mango Hill, Moreton Bay & Pine Rivers Area with appointments also now available at the Gold Coast
Dr Andrew Gerber
Dr Andrew Gerber - Andrew graduated from Queensland University in 1994 and spent two years with the Royal Australian Air Force before moving into private practice in Queensland. He has a particular interest in implant and cosmetic dentistry and has built a reputation on providing exceptional quality restorative and cosmetic dentistry. Andrew's interest extends to neuromuscular dental care, facial growth development orthodontics and airway management incorporating sleep apnea and snoring treatment. He has undertaken extensive studies under Dr Steven Olmos, founder of the TMJ & Sleep Therapy Centre and Dr Steve Galella, founder of the Facial Beauty Institute, which has given him the knowledge to assist patients who have acute and chronic pain, airway issues and facial growth development. He has also studied with the renowned Las Vegas Institute. Andrew is a member of the Australian Dental Association. He has also been contracted by some of Australia's largest dental supply companies to provide clinical training for other dentists.
Away from work, Andrew is an enthusiastic cyclist who loves competing in both road cycling racing, track racing and triathlons. More recently he has become involved in junior rowing and is part of the coaching team at Toowong Rowing Club where he has coached a crew of junior schoolgirls to medals at National Championships . He is married to Nicole and is well out numbered at home by females, with 3 daughters.
Andrew is also available for patient consultations and treatment from Teeth on Ferry at the Gold Coast each week. Please contact Anzac Avenue Dental to schedule these appointments.
Dr Rene Bazin
Dr Rene qualified in 1979 from Birmingham in the UK. Rene owned several practices in the UK and gained the Investors in People award in 1988. He brings a wealth of experience to the practice and has a professional interest in orthodontics. He has attended many courses to further his professional development and has recently been awarded the Myobrace certification.
He has studied all aspects of dentistry as well as having a keen interest in orthodontics. He treats both adults and children using the Myobrace system together with oral myology and is often able to treat jaw alignment problems which may result in simpler treatment plans. He also has a keen interest in the use of facial growth orthodontics to correct crowding as well as treating airway issues, creating healthy patients , great faces and a beautiful smile.
Rene is accredited to use the SomnoMed appliances for the treatment of sleep apnoea and snoring issues.
Rene is married and has three grown up children. His spare time is taken up walking his two dogs along the lovely Sunshine Coast beaches.
Dr Caroline Dunn
Dr Caroline graduated from the University of Leeds in 2005, and has worked in both General Dental Practice and maxillofacial surgery, in both the UK and Dubai. While in England Caroline gained further qualifications from the Cambridge Academy of Implantology and the Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery.
In early 2013 Caroline moved with her husband and twin children to Brisbane. Caroline enjoys all aspects of dentistry, from cosmetic dentistry to oral surgery with the aim of ensuring that her patients dental experience is both relaxing and pleasant and is also a member of the Australian Dental Association. In her spare time Caroline enjoys running, skiing and reading.
Dr Harry Bird
Dr Harry completed his training at Griffith University on the Gold Coast and has workded in rural NSW before returning home to Brisbane. Harry's gentle and friendly manner makes him popular with all our patients and he has a reputation for taking a holistic approach to dental health.
Harry's vonunteer work has taken him to Cambodia and Nepal while outside of work, Harry is a keen cricketer.
Dr Mariska Taverne
Dr Mariska Taverne completed her Bachelor of Dental Science at the University of Queensland and worked on the Gold Coast before joining us at Anzac Avenue Dental. She has an interest in all aspects of general dental care. She is bi-lingual in English and Dutch languages.
Hygienist & Orofacial Myology clinician
Where dental hygiene is concerned, Shanti aims to promote excellent oral health standards by educating and guiding patients to successful oral hygiene according to each individuals needs. The Preventive Care team also try to provide these services to the community by visiting preschools, schools and aged care facilities to share their knowledge and expertise.
Shanti has a specific passion in the prevention and treatment of gum or periodontal disease and achieve excellent results with their treatment and maintenance approaches. She has also recently completed further study allowing her to work with early intervention orthodontics, helping children develop tongue and breathing habits that can aid in correct facial development and reduce the need for complex orthodontic treatment down the track. Shanti graduated from Curtin University in 2003.
Oral Heath Therapist
Suzanna graduated from The University of Newcastle and she has joined out growing preventive care team offering patients exceptional care and education during their regular preventive care visits. While she has a special interest in children's oral health, she works closely with our dentists to provide care and treatment for both adults and children with complex care needs.
Oral Health Therapist
Priya completed her Bachelor of Oral Health at the University of Queensland in 2010 and worked in Melbourne before returning to Brisbane where she has been practicing for a number of years.
Nicole looks after the business, administration and human resource components of our practice. Her background is in general nursing, women's health and health education and she oversees the maintenance of our high standard of patient care.
Amy, Courtney and Donna
Front Office Coordinator
Coordinating appointments that fit in with your schedule is a priority for us at Anzac Avenue Dental. Amy, Courtney and Donna will work with you to manage and organise everything you need both before and after your visit.
Siani coordinates the exceptional service you will experience each time you visit us at Anzac Avenue Dental. She has many years of clinical and management experience and is available to assist with any questions you may have. Customer service means ensuring that all aspects of your care are coordinated and organised to suit you. At Anzac Avenue Dental we will provide you with your own treatment coordinator who will liaise with you during your treatment plan and any follow up care. Siani has the expertise, the knowledge and the commitment to ensure that your dental treatment experience is nothing short of exceptional.
Ana, Brittney, Courtney, Chanelle, Rana and Jade
Clinical Dental Nurses
As the backbone of the clinical team, our dental nurses are highly trained and skilled in all areas of dental and patient care. Infection control, radiation exposure, equipment and stock maintenance and patient comfort are a vital part of any modern practice. Ana, Brittney, Courtney, Chanelle, Rana and Jade will assist your dentist to provide you with the highest possible standard of care.