Your All-In-One Dental Clinic

Our extensively trained team believe in providing you with the highest level of care in a comfortable and welcoming dental environment. This is why we offer all facets of dentistry to patients of all ages. From a scale and clean to orthodontics, dental implants to cosmetic dentistry, we are here for you!

What we are about

Dentists in Annerley is an independently owned clinic with a focus on quality dentistry at affordable prices. Our aim is to help you achieve your goals and to create a positive and comfortable environment for all your dental needs.

At Dentists in Annerley, your overall dental health and well-being is our number one priority. We are here to give you recommendations and treatment options so that you are fully informed and aware of your available options, but it is ultimately your decision. Utilising the latest in technology and techniques, we will work alongside you.

We realise that this is a journey, and we would love to help you in reaching your goals. Being patient oriented, we strive to provide you with a comfortable and welcoming dental experience. It is also for this reason that we have incorporated Nitrous Oxide, IV and GA sedation.

We genuinely look forward to meeting you and embarking on this journey with you towards an aesthetic and functional smile and great oral health!

Emergency dental appointments available

We understand accidents can happen at anytime, and that's why we provide after hours care and we are also here for you on Saturdays and Sundays

International Standards

We use the latest in modern technology including Intra-Oral Scanners, 3D planning as well as high quality products from leading companies such as Dentsply Sirona, Henry Schein and Biohorizon.

Center of Excellence

At Dentists in Annerley, we believe that we should always be honing our skills and furthering our education. Our team is always embarking on educational courses to further our understanding and skill set in order to be able to provide the best treatment possible.

The Clinicians

Dr Mina Khela

Dr. Mina Khela

Dr. Mina Khela comes from a family of dentists and has a strong passion for dentistry. His goals are to have his patients leave their appointment feeling confident and to share a lovely new smile amongst their friends and loved ones. Dr. Mina has extensive training in many aspects of dentistry including oral surgery, orthodontics, implantology, dental sleep medicine, oral health and prosthodontics. His constant drive to further his education and skills brings peace of mind knowing you are getting the highest in quality of care. On a personal level, Dr. Mina is a massive foodie and loves to hunt down a juicy burger or steak. He enjoys going to the gym and playing table tennis, sourcing out a good book to listen to on Audible and keeping active outdoors with friends. Dr. Mina is truly passionate about dentistry and patient care and that is why he created Dentists in Annerley; to create a comfortable dental experience for you.

Certificates

  • Implant dentistry: University of Hong Kong
  • California Implant Institute (as part of the Masters in Oral Implantology)
  • International Academy of Advanced Dentistry (IAAD): Comprehensive Implantology
  • Mentorship and training for the school of Dentistry and Oral health
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea and Sleep Medicine. Australian Dental Association
  • Dental Sleep Institute training
  • International Association for Orthodontics: interest in General Orthodontics
  • Derek Mahoney’s EODO Orthodontic 3 year Mini-residency
  • Extended Fixed Prosthodontics, Sydney University
Dr. Janak Patel

Dr. Janak Patel

Dr Janak is a caring and gentle dentist who really enjoys taking the time to get to know his patients and what they want. His main aim is for people to feel comfortable during their visit and to leave with a smile that gives them confidence. He particularly enjoys helping anxious  patients overcome their fears, especially those that might be worried about visiting for the first time in a while.

Dr Janak is passionate about dentistry and continually undertaking new courses to expand his skill set and knowledge. He also values giving back to the community and in his free time provides voluntary dental care for vulnerable adults.

Outside of dentistry Dr Janak likes to keep active with hiking, cycling and surfing. He is also a bit of a foodie and loves a good pizza.

Certificates

  • Implant dentistry: University of Hong Kong
  • Diploma of Membership – Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, UK
  • Exceptional Achievement in Foundation Dental Training – FGDP UK
  • Derek Saks Prize in Restorative Dentistry – University of Leeds

dr sophie yao

Dr. Sophie Yao

Dr Sophie Yao is a gentle and down to earth dentist who strives to make her patients feel at ease. She understands that dental anxiety does occur and endeavours to make the patient feel most comfortable. Sophie takes time listening to her patients needs and works with them to establish their goals. Sophie’s kind and patient nature as well as her love for children makes her great with the kids. In her down-time, Sophie likes to learn from her colleagues and mentors to keep improving her skills as well as continuing professional development courses including Dental Sleep Medicine and Ripe Global’s Restoring Excellence. Dr. Sophie is a big foodie too, (a trend that seems to spread throughout the whole team) and she loves making a good steak and mixing up a cocktail which is usually her favourite gin and tonic.

Certificates

  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery, University of Otago
  • Member of the Australian Dental Association, ADA/ ADAQ
  • Member of the New Zealand Dental Association, NZDA
peter wassef

Peter Wassef

Peter is the teams dental prosthetist. He has special interests in all forms of dentures, from simple single tooth removable dentures, to full immediate dentures and implant overdentures. Peter is skilled in incorporating digital dentistry to make for a more comfortable visit.

Peter has a strong passion for making patients happy. He focuses his skillset on producing prosthesis’ which replicate the aesthetics and functionality of a real smile. 

Peter loves to continuously be upto date with the latest in his field and he endevours to continue his learning and is apart of the Queensland dental prosthetics study club

Peter is very social and loves trying strange and exotic foods and enjoys reading a good book or a game of table tennis.

Certificates

  • Bachelor of dental technology
  • Masters in dental prosthetics
  • Accredited in Implant overdentures
  • Digital dental prosthetics
  • Member of the Queensland dental prosthetics study club 

Our Team

Muskaan

Muskaan is a kind and caring dental assistant and receptionist. Her name itself means ‘Smile’ in her native language. Her love for dentistry comes from her passion to smile every day. Muskaan is about to complete her master’s in Health Management, majoring in patient safety and quality. She also has a dental degree from overseas. 

Muskaan regards growing, learning, and personal development as her life’s mantra. She is passionate about providing high quality care in a relaxed environment.

In her spare time, Muskaan loves dancing and singing karaoke to her favourite songs. She also enjoys reading books on astronomy and psychology.

Tahlia

Tahlia is one of our dental assistants and receptionist. She is very bubbly and will always greet you with a smile and make you feel very welcome. Tahlia is there to help you through your dental journey and is there to take care of your appointment as well as help answer any questions you might have.

When not at work, Tahlia likes to spend time with her dog, Ally. You can often find Tahlia running, doing pilates or hiking with friends. She loves finding new places to eat good food and enjoys cooking as well.

Sandal

Sandal

Sandal is one of our dental assistants and receptionist. She is currently enrolled in Dentistry at Griffith University and has a deep passion for dentistry. She is committed to developing her career and is an eager learner looking forward to gaining practical experience in the dental field before graduating as a dentist.

Sandal is a friendly and compassionate staff member who you will see in the clinic supporting and assisting the practicing dentists. In her free time, she enjoys drawing, cooking, and immersing herself in her other passion – art.