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Your Anzac Avenue Dental Team

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 Tracey on 0411 818 856 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.

Jessarna Jones

Speech Pathologist / Orofacial Myologist

Jess is a paediatric Speech Pathologist, Orofacial Myologist and the founder of Talem Speech Pathology. She graduated with a Bachelor of Speech Pathology at Southern Cross University and has worked across rural, regional and metro areas of Queensland.
Jess is passionate about helping children in their most crucial years of development and providing education to the community. With a special interest in speech, feeding, language and literacy, she works closely with families, health and educational professionals to empower children to have the best start in life.


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.

Outside of work Mariska loves to cook and our staff room is often filled with tasty treats.

Dr Bernard Tsang


Dr Bernie completed a Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science at Griffith University on the Gold Coast before moving to Melbourne to complete his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Melbourne.   He began his dental career under the mentorship of Dr Andrew Gerber at Burleigh Heads before moving west to work in rural Queensland.  He has now  returned home to Brisbane to join our team at Anzac Avenue Dental.  Bernie practices all areas of general dentistry and taken a special interest in providing his patients with comprehensive care to assist them in achieving the best dental care possible.

Bernie is a keen cyclist and tennis player and when not at work, he can either be found at the gym or playing classical piano.


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 

Esther graduated from the University of Queensland in 2007 with a Bachelor of Applied Health Science in Oral Health.  She loves working with people and is passionate about helping to improve the health of teeth and gums, knowing how important it is for overall health and wellbeing. Esther has an interest in nutrition and how it impacts on our health. When Esther is not at work she enjoys spending time with her growing family, yoga, and going to weekend markets.


Practice Manager and Treatment Coordinator

Nicole has been looking after the business, administration and human resource components of our practice for the last 20 years. Her background is in general nursing, women's health and health education and she oversees the maintenance of our high standard of patient care.  She coordinates the exceptional service you will experience each time you visit us at Anzac Avenue Dental.  She is available to discuss your treatment options and answer any questions you may have before, during and after your treatment.  Along with many years of clinical and management experience, Nicole has degrees in Nursing, Arts (Sociology and Social Science), Graduate Diplomas in Midwifery and Community Health Education and she is currently completing her Masters in Health Care Management and Leadership.

Mel, Skye and Tracey

Front Office Coordinators

Coordinating appointments that fit in with your schedule is a priority for us at Anzac Avenue Dental.  Mel, Skye and Tracey have extensive clinical and administrative experience in the dental industry and will work with you to manage and organize everything you need both before and after your visit.  

Ana, Brittney, Wendy, Cony, Faye, Lindsay, Julie 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, Wendy, Cony, Faye, Lindsay, Julie and Jade will assist your dentist to provide you with the highest possible standard of care.

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Kallangur, Queensland 4503

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