Located in Castle Cove, Sydney NSW. Castle Cove Family Dental provides a range of treatments that give you a smile that will last a lifetime. From simple check ups to cosmetic and reconstructive procedures, our experienced staff can accommodate all your dental needs. All our dentists attend continuing education courses to keep up to date with the latest techniques and technologies.
At Castle Cove Family Dental we offer a comfortable environment for you and your family.
Dr Melissa graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Science from Charles Sturt University after completing a Bachelor of Oral Health from Sydney University. Having practiced in several remote locations across rural NSW and being part of the dental team at Westmead Centre for Oral Health, she enjoys all aspects of patient treatment but has a particular focus on treating families and children, and educating her patients in all aspects of oral health. Outside the clinic, Melissa enjoys keeping fit and socialising with friends by playing mixed oz-tag and taking part in fun-runs! She has a very warm personality and will really make you feel comfortable at your dental appointments.
Gaby is our wonderful hygienist, graduated in Venezuela with a bachelor of Dentistry. She practiced as a Dentist for 5 years before immigrating to Australia more than 20 years ago. Gaby studied and worked at the University of Adelaide to become a hygienist in 2007. She is very keen to be up to date in terms of education and Dental disease prevention, and is a member of the Dental Hygiene association. Gaby lives locally and is a busy mum of two beautiful children
Dr Mary T graduated with a Bachelor of Dentistry from Sydney University. Prior to this, she had attained a Bachelor of Medical Science followed by a PhD in Developmental Biology (Medicine). She has worked at Brookvale and in the City, where she developed her interest in preventative dentistry. Her approach is conservative. She recommends treatments that she would choose for her own family and friends. Dr Mary T was born in Japan and speaks Japanese. She lives on the lower north shore and has 3 children.
Dr Nicky graduated from University of Otago in New Zealand. She has worked in private practices in Sydney and Auckland and has also worked for a number of years in Redfern as a senior dentist at The Aboriginal Medical Service. Nicky has extensive experience and interest in Minor Oral Surgery. She also enjoys all aspects of general and family dentistry. She lives on the lower North Shore and has 2 children.
Dr Megan is a graduate of the University of Sydney. She has had a wealth of experience in both the public and private sectors with particular interest in fixed & removable prosthodontics and Paediatric dentistry. She also enjoys all facets of general dentistry. Megan is an active member of the Australian Dental Association , Australian & New Zealand Association of Paediatric Dentistry , Australian Society of Endodontology and the Northern Suburbs Dental Group. Megan works within the Faculty of Dentistry teaching final year dental students ( DMD program ) at both the Centre for Oral Health at Westmead and Sydney Dental Hospital. She also works as part of the interviewing team for prospective medical and dental graduates at the University of Sydney and has just been appointed to the Assessment Committee for the Australian Dental Council. She has 4 children and enjoys tennis , music & ballet.
Dr Susie and Dr Mary graduated together at Sydney University. Dr Susie has been working at successful dental practices in Dee Why and Eastwood. Dr Susie brings to Castle Cove many years of experience caring for children and families. Dr Susie has a strong focus on preventive dental care. She extends the services offered at Castle Cove with her experience in minor orthodontics and special care for our more senior patients. Susie has two beautiful girls who keeps her very busy. So if you have any orthodontic queries please ask!
Dr Mary graduated in 1995 from the University of Sydney and has been caring for families on the north shore ever since. Mary had a vision for a beautiful dental practice where families could come and receive the highest quality care in a warm and welcoming environment. She founded Castle Cove Family Dental in 2007 after working at Sydney University and private practices in Chatswood and Dee Why. Dr Mary has created and fostered a wonderful team at CCFD and the practice continues to grow. The highlight for Mary is watching her patients grow up, arriving in prams, then graduating from university. Dr Mary has three children who keep her busy on her days off and has a passion for all things food.
Glaphyra graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2007 with a Bachelor of Dental Science. After graduating she moved to Singapore and worked in the heart of Orchard Road. Here she gathered invaluable experience in all aspects of dentistry. After having satisfied her craving for international life she decided to move back home to Sydney four years ago. Glaphyra’s passion for dentistry continues to grow especially with continued education to expand her knowledge and skills. She particularly enjoys helping to improve her patient’s overall oral health and awareness. She prides herself with providing a high standard of dental care always with a gentle hand, and a big smile. Glaphyra enjoys her free time by painting, discovering good food and travelling.