About us | About Huntingdale Dental Clinic

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1558 Dandenong Rd, Huntingdale

About Us

It is our aim to make your visit with us a comfortable one.

We practice dentistry with transparency, this means no hidden surprises. Our dentists are locally trained, regularly educated, and are here to help you make informed decisions about the care we can provide for you.

We’re here to hold your hand to guide you through sometimes, unfortunately, difficult scenarios. We are also here to provide some life changing experiences that dentistry can offer. Just ask our team what we can achieve for you!

Our certified dental nurses, Helen and Tijana, are also familiar faces who you will meet regularly. They work together with our 3 dentists to cater for your individual needs and to achieve the very best outcome for you.

 

Dr. Amanda To DMD (WA) – Dentist

After completing Bachelor of Medical Science from the University of Sydney, she went to study Doctor of Dental Medicine. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry particularly preventative and restorative dentistry. Amanda believes in providing her patients with high quality of care in a gentle and positive manner.

Outside of Dentistry, she enjoys cooking and exploring local markets. Amanda speaks English and Cantonese and she is available on Thursdays, Fridays and every second Saturday.

 

Dr. Michelle Van BHSc. MDent. (LaTrobe) – Dentist

Since completing her Bachelor of Health Sciences and Masters in Dentistry in 2013, Michelle has gained a wealth of experience from practising as a general dentist in several private practices across Melbourne.

Her experience has developed her passion for providing the best quality care to her patients. You will often see her engaging in lengthy conversations with her patients, talking with them to understand their goals, in order to provide comprehensive and tailored dental care.

She joins our team with a strong interest in restorative and aesthetic dentistry, as well as orthodontics (including early intervention orthodontics, Myobrace, fixed braces and Invisalign) and children’s dentistry. She is a certified Invisalign provider and has completed training to provide treatment under relative analgesia (nitrous oxide).

Outside of work, Michelle enjoys being in the great outdoors and volunteering. Ask her about dental volunteer trip to Vietnam last year!

Michelle speaks English and Vietnamese, and is JLPT N2 proficient in Japanese. She is available on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and alternate Saturdays.

 

Dr. Timothy Van BDSc. (W.A.) – Dentist

Timothy completed his Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Western Australia in 2008 and moved from the sunny beaches of Western Australia to establish his practice in Melbourne.

His broad exposure to treating patients over the many years, as well as his dedication to continued professional studies, has led him to develop a strong interest in the management of complex dental problems and cosmetic dental rehabilitation (including dental implants).

His achievements to-date include:

  • gIDE Master Clinical Implant Program (Loma Linda University, Los Angeles) alumni
  • Nobel Biocare MALO All-on-4 training
  • Progressive Orthodontics graduate
  • Advanced certified Invisalign provider
  • Accredited provider of relative analgesia (nitrous oxide and treatment under Twilight Sedation
  • Team leader for multiple CHAT dental volunteer trips to Vietnam
  • Diode laser certification

Timothy is not only passionate about his work, but he is also passionate about his family. In his time outside of dentistry, he enjoys spending time and building memories with his wife and two young girls.

Timothy is fluent in English, Cantonese, Vietnamese and Mandarin. He consults by appointment only.