• location 6 Davallia Rd, Duncraig WA 6023
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Meet the Team

The team at Dental Care Carine are focused on quality and making your experience the best it can possibly be.

Meet the Team 1

Dr. Rob Donaldson

PRINCIPAL DENTIST
b.d.sc.(w.a)

Principal dentist graduated from U.W.A in 1983. Perth born and educated, Rob has been in general private practice in Carine for 27 years.

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Rob has a special interest in aesthetic restorative dentistry to help patients achieve healthy life long dentitions. Rob is a member of the Australian Dental Association, Australim Endodontic, Prosthodontic and Osseo integration Societies. He attends numerous postgraduate programmes and enjoys keeping up to date with new technology and better treatments that will improve the wellbeing of his patients.

Rob has three adult children and likes a bit of golf and swimming to keep fit.

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Meet the Team 2

Dr. Tanya Jordaan

DENTIST
BDSc Pret, Adel.

Originally from South Africa, Tanya and her Husband relocated to Australia in 2008. She graduated from The University of Pretoria, South Africa, in 2002 and worked in the public sector in Queensland for 3 years before settling in Perth.

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Tanya loves to encourage and motivate her patients to achieve optimum dental health and strives to provide exceptional dentistry in a pleasant and relaxing atmosphere.

Tanya enjoys to make a difference in people’s lives and sees Dentistry as another avenue to connect with people, with the added bonus of giving them a gorgeous, healthy smile to last a lifetime.

When she isn’t at the office she loves spending time with her family and catching up with friends for a “braai”.

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Meet the Team 3

Dr. Scott Minson

DENTIST
BDSc (Hons) W.A

Scott graduated from the University of Western Australia with honours in Dentistry and joined Dental Care @ Carine in 2014. Amazing to many people Scott truly likes being a Dentist.

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He loves providing people with excellent quality work and a dental experience that surprises them with how stress free it can be.

He has interests in all aspects of dental work which include: fillings, crown and bridge, implants, orthodontics (ie. Invisalign), kids dentistry, extractions, root canals, periodontics (gum disease), and dentures.

Scott’s thoroughly enjoys working with each patient to get the right treatment and results for them. Scott has a wonderful and supportive wife and two lovely children. Out of work he enjoys various outdoor activities with the family.

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Meet the Team 4

Bec Harding

ORAL HEALTH THERAPIST
OHT (melb)

Bec has been involved In dental care for over 16 years. She started assisting while studying in Melbourne and completed her Bachelor of Oral Health at the University of Melbourne in 2007.

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She has worked in specialist Paediatric dental practice before moving to Perth to settle down with her Perth born husband and the pair have just become first time parents to a baby girl, Alaska.

As an Oral Health Therapist, Bec loves working with children and keeping them in good dental health. Sometimes it is difficult getting the kids to leave Bec’s room after their appointment as they are having so much fun!

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Meet the Team 5

Dr Johnnie T Lam

DENTIST
BDSc (UWA)

After growing up in Perth’s northern suburbs and then graduating from the University of Western Australia in 2005, Johnnie set out to gain valuable experience in private practice and countless hours of continuing education before starting up his own successful dental practice in Joondalup.

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His practice focused on cosmetic rehabilitation and oral surgery including wisdom teeth extractions and implant placements. He is a member of the Australian Dental Association and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

In 2015, he was given the amazing opportunity of moving to Paris with his wife to study and subsequently packed up and moved his life for 18 months. Since his return to Perth, he is relishing being able to look after the fantastic patients we see at Dental Care at Carine surrounded by an amazing team. Johnnie goes home to his lovely wife and two kids and looks for any excuse to be outdoors!"

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Meet the Team 6

Rachael Richards

ORAL HEALTH THERAPIST
(OHT)

Rachael graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Science majoring in Oral Health therapy in 2014. Rachael moved over to QLD to complete her graduate program in the small rural town of Mackay.

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There she helped build a community project within the public dental health system, to bring in children under the age of 5 Years for early examination and prevention of dental disease.

With two young boys of her own- Sonny and Fin, Rachael knows the importance of creating good dental habits early and is pro-active about early detection and prevention. Outside of work Rachael enjoys playing netball in winter and boxing for fun.

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Meet the Team 7

Dr. John Hearne

DENTIST
BDSc W.Aust.

John graduated from U.W.A in 1980 then travelled and worked overseas before having his own successful private practice in Subiaco for over 20 years.

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John enjoys practising at Dental Care @ Carine which shares his philosophy of educating patients restoring their mouth with quality treatment and helping them maintain long term oral health.

A member of the Australian Dental Association, John is also a member of dental volunteer organisations which provide essential treatment to the underprivileged both overseas and locally.

John has also undertaken extensive post graduate studies with a special interest in oral rehabilitation and disease prevention, dental implants and aesthetic dentistry.

Away from the practice, John has 3 children and 3 grandchildren. He enjoys travelling and exploring new countries and their culture. John also plays tennis and golf.

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Meet the Team 8

Maya Janik

ORAL HEALTH THERAPIST
OHT (W.A.)

Maya completed her Bachelor of Science, majoring in Oral Health Therapy at Curtin University. Prior to that she was working as a Dental Assistant and has been in the industry since 2008.

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Maya is passionate about oral health and has a strong commitment to providing patient centred care with an emphasis on promoting overall health. Understanding that dentistry is not a one size fits all service, she strives to educate patients on how they can best maintain their oral health.

As an Oral Health therapist, Maya’s main focus is creating a safe environment where children have a positive experience at the dentist. Outside of work Maya enjoys watching movies and cuddling her gorgeous dog.

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Meet the Team 9

Dr. Jilen Patel

SPECIALIST PAEDIATRIC DENTIST
BDSc (Hons), DClinDent (Paed Dent), MRACDS, FADI, FICD

Jilen grew up in Perth and went to Hale School before studying dentistry at U.W.A graduating with honours. Jilen enjoys all aspects of dentistry and making a difference to patient’s dental health and wellbeing.

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He is currently completing his PHD in dentistry and undergoing specialty training in Paediatric Dentistry. Jilen is one of the directors of the Kimberley Dental Team proudly volunteering oral health care to vulnerable communities across Western Australia. Jilen is married and enjoys playing hockey, travelling and looking after his fish.

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Meet the Team 10

Paul Ryan

DENTAL LAB TECHNICIAN
Creative Dental Art & Technology

Paul is one of Perth’s most experienced “Crown and Bridge dental technician”. Locally trained and qualified, Paul been in the industry since 1988. Recently Paul relocated his laboratory (Fremantle Ceramics) to be alongside the clinicians at Dental Care @ Carine.

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This relocation will further enhance the patient experience with even better communication and service.

Whether patients need crowns, veneers, bridge or implant prostheses, Paul and his team pride themselves on producing dental work of the highest standards.

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Meet the Team 11

Georgeta Ancuta

PRACTICE MANAGER

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Vanessa Paglia

ORAL HYGIENIST

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Amy Style

ORAL HYGIENIST

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Wendy Taylor

ORAL HYGIENIST

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Afrodity Fotiou

ORAL HEALTH THERAPIST

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Justine Harris

ORAL HYGIENIST

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Kathryn Page

ORAL HYGIENIST

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Chelsie Marshall

ORAL HYGIENIST

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Jo Granich

ORAL HYGIENIST

Meet the Team 20

Paige Sharland

ORAL HYGIENIST

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