Meet Our Team
Our Team consists of:
- Dr Nitin Dhanani - Principal Dentist
- Dr Akshay Sidana – Dentist
- Yung Starling – Hygienist
- Paige Mamolis – Practice Manager
- Rebecca Amidzovski – Receptionist
- Nikki Zubani – Dental Nurse
- Taylah Clifford – Dental Nurse
- Kaleena Dusmanovic – Dental Nurse
Dr Nitin Dhanani
Dr Nitin Dhanani graduated with honours from Bachelor of Dental Surgery and has 13 years of experience in dentistry. He has been practicing as a full-time dentist at Dapto Cosmetic and Family Dental Practice since 2012.
He also finished his Mini Residency in Orthodontics in Australia 4 years ago and successfully treating all kind of cases with braces.
A polite and friendly dentist who enjoys his profession with passion and responsibility, Dr Nitin is a dedicated and skilled professional with experience in all general fields of dentistry with particular interest in the fields of implantology, lasers and aesthetic dentistry. He has successfully placed more than 700 implants over the last six years.
He is patient-oriented and patient focus; and the standard of his work always reflects this quality. Practicing with the most innovative materials and modern equipments, your experience whether as an individual or as a family will be the most comfortable and beneficial.
The reasons for Nitin to choose to become a dentist was to improve the oral health of his patients; recreate beautiful smiles and improve the quality of life for as many members of the community as possible throughout his career.
Besides, he is a passionate, dedicated person and motivated to learn from and work with others; always striving to improve his skills by gratefully receiving feedback.
He values patients' feedback and aims to achieve a high standard of work in order to provide a satisfactory and pleasant experience for patients and their families. To do this he loves to talk to patients and making them feel comfortable and is always on the lookout for better ways to do things through further studies in the latest technologies and scientific advancements within the dental field.
He is gentle and considerate to his patients' dental needs. Patient's satisfaction is his ultimate goal in dentistry.
Dr Akshay Sidana
Having graduated from the University of Sydney with a double qualification in Bachelor of Pharmacy and Doctor of Dental Medicine, Akshay is passionate about healthcare and providing the latest evidence based treatment. At university, he served as President of both Pharmacy and Dentistry faculties and brings the same friendly and charismatic approach to his patients.
Always putting his patients first, Akshay’s philosophy is all about listening to your needs and ensuring you feel comfortable from the second you sit in his dental chair. He is passionate about working with children and helping educate them about their teeth and oral health from a young age.
Advocating for both his patients and community, Akshay is big believer in giving back. He regularly volunteers both overseas and at home, having spent time in Vanuatu, Cambodia and India providing dental treatment to those in need.
Outside of being a Dentist, Akshay enjoys playing cricket and soccer, is an avid reader, loves to cook, travel, and spend time with his family.