Our Experienced Team — Brisbane Smiles

Welcome to Brisbane Smiles! We take pride in introducing our exceptional and experienced team who are committed to delivering nothing short of excellence in Dental Health care. Our diverse team includes skilled professionals ranging from Brisbane Dentists, Oral Health Therapists, Dental Hygienists and Dental Technicians to our invaluable Practice Manager, Dental Receptionists and Dental Assistants. Additionally, we are fortunate to be supported by Contracting Brisbane Dentists, Medical Specialists and dedicated support companies, ensuring comprehensive care for our patients. 

At Brisbane Smiles, our mission is to provide you with the very best Dental Health Care experience. Get to know the faces behind your smiles – we are here to make your Dental Health journey comfortable, informed and, above all, truly enjoyable.

Ahpra Registered Providers


Practice Manager

Business Manager

Office Leader

Clinical Leader

Marketing Manager

Digital Content





Dental Assistants

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Dental Technicians





Dr Paul McKay

Qualifications: BDSC (HONS)
AHPRA Registration: DEN0000958298
Position: Principal Dentist


  • Leader of Brisbane Smiles
  • Graduated with First class Honours from Uni of Queensland over 20 years ago
  • Completed further training in Dental Implants and advanced Dentistry in the USA

Dr Paul McKay is a General Dentist, concentrating on performing Family Dentistry, General Dentistry, Rehabilitative Dentistry, Dental Implant Surgery and Prosthetics.
Graduated from The University of Queensland in 2003 with First Class Honours.

Continuing Education:
Accredited with the Australian Society of implant Dentistry.
Misch International Implant Institute Surgical Program.
Diplomate of The International Congress of Oral Implantologists
Fellow of The International Congress of Oral Implantologists
Member of The Australian Society of Implant Dentistry.
Member of The International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Graduate of Kois Center – Seattle
Advanced Occlusion programs with Kois Center (Seattle) and Dr Bill McHorris (Gnathologist).
General and Cosmetic Dental Excellence programs at Kois Center Seattle and additionally completed programs include Treatment Planning, Occlusion, Perio-Restorative Interface, Implants – Fixed and Removable, Periodontal Surgery.
Advanced Digital Photography Courses in Dallas.
Implant World Conferences in Vancouver, Taipei, San Diego, Chicago, Las Vegas, Sydney
Eighteen years’ experience in placing and restoring Dental Implants

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Dr Graham McKay

Qualifications: BDSC(HONS) B.PHARM(HONS)
AHPRA Registration: DEN0001346655
Position: General Dentist
Independent Contractor


  • Graduated with First class Honours from Uni of Queensland
  • Has been with Brisbane Smiles for over 40 years
  • Also a qualified Pharmacist

Dr Graham McKay is a General Dentist, concentrating on General Dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry and Comprehensive General Dental Care.
Graduated from The University of Queensland in 1978 with First Class Honours.
Graduated with First Class Honours and Medal of Excellence.
Graduated as Pharmacist prior to Dentistry, with Honours.

Continuing Education:
Member of American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Attends American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry biannually.
Accredited to provide Microthin (Durathin) Veneers from the USA.

Dr Tara Møller

Qualifications: Bachelor of Pharmacy (UQ), Doctorate of Dental Surgery (UniMelb), Graduate Diploma in Aesthetic Orthodontics (Ongoing)

AHPRA Registration: DEN0002136859
Position: General Dentist
Independent Contractor

Dr Tara holds a Bachelor of Pharmacy from UQ, a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Melbourne and is undergoing ongoing studies in Aesthetic Orthodontics.

Dr Tara is passionate about Aesthetic Dentistry and General Dentistry as she finds providing her patients with a functional, healthy and beautiful smile to be extremely rewarding. She knows that a smile plays a large part in making great first impressions, and loves to empower her patients to feel confident when smiling.

Read more about Dr Tara.

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Dr Karuna Khatri

Qualifications: Bachelor of Dental Surgery
AHPRA Registration: DEN0001375506
Position: General Dentist

Dr Karuna Khatri is a General Dentist who graduated from the University of London in 1988. Dr Khatri has over 35 years experience in General Dental Care and previously running a well-known and respected dental practice in Brisbane’s CBD.

Read more about Dr Khatri.

Dr Andrei Mihailescu

Qualifications: Doctor of Dental Medicine DMD
AHPRA Registration: DEN0002177882
Position: General Dentist

Experienced, knowledgeable, and compassionate healthcare professional with more than 19 years of clinical experience providing dental expertise for patients of all ages. Doctor of Dental Medicine from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in 2004.

Read more about Dr Mihailescu.

Dr Joel Winter

Qualifications: Bachelor of Dental Science (Hons)
AHPRA Registration: DEN0002693727
Position: General Dentist

Dr Winter graduated from the University of Queensland with Honours in 1998.

Dr winter has spent 20 years practicing and running a successful on Oxford, England and has returned to Brisbane in 2023 with his wife and young family. Dr Winter is an experienced General Dentist who excels in all areas of General Detnal Care and is certified to provide Invisalign treatments.

Read more about Dr Winter.

Patricia Li

Qualifications: Bachelor of Oral Health
AHPRA Registration: DEN0002064466
Position: Oral Health Therapist

Patricia graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Oral Health in 2016 where her passion for dentistry grew as she gained invaluable experiences in various hospitals and private clinics across NSW.

In 2018, Patricia moved abroad to Southwest Germany where she worked as a software support design engineer dealing in Maxillofacial implants. This overseas adventure complimented her dental skillset and upon her return to Australia in 2021 she became a Digital Smile Design treatment coordinator.

Patricia is a member of the Dental Hygiene Association of Australia and strives to continually educated herself with the latest professional developments in dentistry. As well as offering a friendly environment for all her patients, Patricia also provides invaluable education and tools to maintain a healthy mouth.

In her spare time Patricia loves to travel, zumba dance and enjoying coffee. She worked as a barista for over 7 years so feel free to ask her any coffee related questions as well!

Read more about Patricia.

Paula Morris

Qualifications: Bachelor of Oral Health from The University of Queensland graduated in 2016 & Bachelor of Biotechnology Innovation (QUT)
AHPRA Registration: DEN0002090799
Position: Oral Health Therapist

Paula has worked in private practice and public sector over the last 6 years. She loves working with children and creating a positive environment for them, allowing them to become accountable for their oral hygiene habits and setting them up with good long term skills. Paula also enjoys personalising and adapting each person’s appointment and treatment. She believes that each mouth is different and each person has a different lifestyle, so trying to improve any oral hygiene habits that fit into their life.

Paula also has experience working in nursing homes and loves working with elderly patients and their carers. For Paula, being an Oral Health Therapist is beneficial as she gets to work very closely with the dentists, so that each adult patient has two sets of eyes on their oral health.

Outside of work, Paula loves to spend time with her 1 year old son, husband and black Labrador Murphy and going for family walks. She also enjoys cooking, volunteering, skateboarding and gardening.

Paula says “What I love most about Brisbane Smiles is the friendliest and most helpful team – everyone does their job well which means every patient will be well looked after.”

Read more about Paula.

Elsabe Martincich

Qualifications: Bachelor of Oral Health Sciences, Advanced Diploma of Oral Health
Position: Dental Hygienist

Elsabe is a Dental Hygienist who has been with Brisbane Smiles since January 2019. She graduated from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa in 2016 with Distinction and completed the Advanced Diploma of Oral Health from Tafe SA on permanently immigrating to Australia. Elsabe provides Dental Hygiene Care, Treatment and Education to patients.

Elsabe has passionately participated in various outreach programs, serving the oral health needs of underprivileged communities. She is currently an active member of the Dental Hygiene Association of Australia and strive to continue her professional development by studying the latest research and developments in health care.

Elsabe is married to Edrich Martincich, an accountant by profession but foremost a sport enthusiast. Elsabe loves long distance running, hiking, and spending time with her family.

Read more about Elsabe.

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Hannah Shipley

Qualifications: Bachelor of Oral Health

AHPRA Registration: DEN0002559370
Position: Oral Health Therapist (Adult Scope)

Read more about Hannah here.

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Jessie Johnson

Qualifications: Bachelor of Oral Health

AHPRA Registration: DEN0002450299
Position: Oral Health Therapist (Adult Scope)

Jessie has a Bachelor of Oral Health (with distinction) from Central Queensland University. Graduating in 2020, Jessie is up to date with all the latest dental research and is able to offer her patients new and informative information regarding their oral health.

Jessie has a strong interest in working with children, working at Brisbane Smiles and also in a local Paediatric Specialist Clinic. Creating a happy, supportive and informative environment is Jessie’s main focus when treating all patients. Outside of work, Jessie enjoys getting back to her hometown in Gympie to spend time with her nephews and trying new places in Brisbane to eat. Jessie loves to socialise so her personal calendar is just as full as her workdays!

Read more about Jessie here.

Mina Soleimani

Qualifications: Bachelor of Oral Health

AHPRA Registration: DEN0002590217
Position: Oral Health Therapist (Adult scope)

Read more about Mina here.

Alex Benny

Qualifications: Bachelor of Dental Prosthetics

AHPRA Registration: DEN0002799973
Position: Dental Prosthetist

Alex is passionate about helping people to reestablish their smile and freedom to eat food and uplift their confidence. Alex’s professional experience includes assisting in setting up teeth, relining, repairing and processing dentures.

Outside of work, Alex enjoys catching up with friends, going to the gym and doing bit of dancing.

Dr Ross Foreman

Specialist Medical Anaesthetist
Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery, FANZCA
AHPRA Registration: MED0001154878
Independent Contractor

Brisbane Smiles — Best Brisbane Dentist

Welcome to Brisbane Smiles – your destination for the very best Brisbane Dentists in Toowong! We strive to deliver the #1 Patient Experience, backed by our exceptional team dedicated to crafting stunning and healthy smiles. Your Oral Health is our priority and we are committed to ensuring your comfort, satisfaction and the best treatment results possible.


What sets Brisbane Smiles apart? We pride ourselves on providing the very best Dental care with our highly experienced team and by using innovative technology. Our full-service, in-house Dental Laboratory stands as a testament to our commitment to excellence. With our skilled Dental Technicians utilising cutting-edge technology and premium materials, we ensure that every treatment we provide meets the highest standards and quality. We also go the extra mile to prioritise your comfort at every visit. Choose from our Comfort Menu, featuring entertainment services, cosy blankets, refreshments and more to provide you with the most enjoyable Dental experience.


Experience the Brisbane Smiles advantage and let us help you achieve and maintain a dazzling smile while ensuring your utmost comfort and satisfaction. Your journey to optimal oral health starts here with the best Brisbane Dentists!

Our Experienced Team of Dental Health Professionals

Our team comprises highly skilled professionals including Brisbane Dentists, Oral Hygienists and Dental Technicians, each committed to providing top-tier care. Supported by our dedicated Dental Assistants, Receptionists and Treatment Coordinators, we work collaboratively to ensure you receive the #1 Patient Experience in Brisbane. 


From routine Dental Check-ups to advanced Dental treatments with our experienced Brisbane Dentists, your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities. We are here to assist you towards a healthier, happier smile with our expertise, compassion and a welcoming approach.

Our Convenient Toowong Dentist Location

The Brisbane Smiles Toowong Dentist Clinic is conveniently located at Level One, 31 Sherwood Road, Toowong, Brisbane, QLD 4066. 


Our Toowong Dentist is located adjacent to Toowong Village and easily accessible by public transport, including buses and trains – our location ensures hassle-free visits for our patients. Additionally, we offer private parking facilities for your convenience. Our secure car parks at our Dentist Toowong Practice are accessible via the intercom on the right-hand side of the driveway. 


We pride ourselves on offering state-of-the-art facilities at our Toowong Dentist Practice, including modern and comfortable Dental chairs equipped with overhead flat-screen televisions offering streaming services. Our Toowong Dentist Practice boasts an in-house Dental Laboratory and is fully equipped with the latest technology, including digital X-ray units, sensors, cameras, and 3D scanners, ensuring the highest quality of care for our patients under one roof. The Brisbane Smiles Toowong Dentist is open Monday to Friday from 8 am to 6 pm, ready to serve you with a smile.

Visit the Brisbane Smiles Dentists In Brisbane Today!

We are delighted to extend a warm invitation to all new patients seeking the best Dental care in Brisbane. At Brisbane Smiles, trust is a core pillar of our philosophy. Our dedicated and experienced team of the best Brisbane Dentists are committed to putting your needs first, ensuring your comfort and satisfaction every step of the way. 


Our vision is simple yet profound – to deliver the very best Dental experience in Brisbane, including exceptional service and honest care. Our comprehensive services include General Dentistry, Children’s Dentistry and Cosmetic Dentistry. From the moment you step into our practice, our goal is to become you and your family’s trusted Dental provider. 


Schedule your appointment with Brisbane Smiles Brisbane Dentists today and begin your journey towards optimal Dental Health in Toowong!



Enhancing your dental visit with personalised comfort! 🦷✨

At Brisbane Smiles, your comfort is our priority. That's why we offer a Patient Comfort Menu, featuring a variety of thoughtful choices to make your dental experience as pleasant and relaxing as possible.

Every detail of your visit is tailored to your needs because we believe that your dental journey should be as unique as your smile! 

Contact us today to book your appointment 3870 3333 or via the link in our bio 🦷

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Welcome to Brisbane Smiles, where every smile starts with expert care! 🌟

Our team is committed to providing you with personalised and gentle dental treatments in a friendly and comfortable environment. Whether you’re coming in for a routine check-up or a comprehensive smile makeover, we ensure every visit is a positive experience.

Contact our friendly team today to book your appointment at 3870 3333 or via the link in our bio 🦷

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⚠️ Actual patient photo. Individual cases will vary. For all minor and major dental treatments, please seek the opinion of a dental professional before proceeding.
Healthy gums are the foundation of a healthy mouth! 🌟

Good oral hygiene isn't just about a beautiful smile; it's crucial for overall health, and that's where our dental hygienists come in. They play a vital role in helping you maintain excellent oral hygiene and health practices. While daily brushing and flossing are essential, professional cleanings by your dental hygienist are necessary to manage plaque build-up and prevent gum disease.

Remember, regular check-ups at the dentist are key to ensuring your teeth and gums stay healthy 😀

Book your appointment today via www.bsmiles.online or call our team on 3870 3333 ✨

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Behold the transformative power of DVeneers® in this stunning smile makeover! ✨ For this patient, we chose DVeneers® to turn discoloured teeth into a breathtaking, vibrant smile.

At Brisbane Smiles, we're dedicated to crafting personalised solutions. Book your appointment today via the link in our bio or call our team on 3870 3333 😀

⚠️ Actual patient photo. Individual cases will vary. For all minor and major dental treatments, please seek the opinion of a dental professional before proceeding.

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A team that learns together, excels together! Always learning to improve our service to our amazing patients! 

Thank you Ray from @schedulinginstitute for coming and teaching our beautiful reception team today!

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Experience the precision of custom dental solutions right from our in-house laboratory at Brisbane Smiles! 🦷🔬

Our state-of-the-art dental lab enables us to craft high-quality restorations, including Crowns, Bridges, and Veneers, tailored specifically for you. Having this facility on-site means faster, more accurate results, ensuring that every aspect of your treatment is handled with the utmost care.

Discover the difference with our advanced dental lab technology. Book your appointment today via the link in our bio or call our team on 3870 3333 ✨

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Kickstart your child's journey to lifelong dental health with their first visit to Brisbane Smiles! 🦷✨

During this initial appointment, our skilled Dentist/Oral Health Therapist will assess several crucial areas including teeth and gum health, oral hygiene, diet, and overall dental development.

We're committed to making children's dentistry a positive experience, ensuring your little ones feel comfortable and informed.

Book your child's first dental visit with us today and set the foundation for a healthy smile! Contact us at 3870 3333 or via our website - Link in Bio! 😀

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Welcome to Brisbane Smiles, where every visit starts with a warm smile! 😊

Our team is here to guide you through every step of your dental journey, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable experience from start to finish.

Contact us today to book your appointment 3870 3333 or via our website - Link in bio! 🦷

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THIS WEDNESDAY 🌟 Don't miss out on your chance to get your foot in the door as a Dental Assistant! Join us for our Dental Assistant Information Night on 15 May at 6PM at our practice in Toowong.

No matter if you have recently graduated from high school or are simply considering a career change, this event is for you! Join us for an evening of insights into the entering the Dental Assisting Industry and discover the countless opportunities it holds. 💐 No prior experience in the industry is required to attend.

Our experienced team will answer your burning questions ranging from the day-to-day job details, and job benefits like immediate start, work-life balance, competitive pay and opportunities for professional growth. Plus, as a Dental Assistant, you'll have the chance to make a positive impact in the healthcare sector! 😁

📅 Date: May 15
🕕 Time: 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
📍 Venue: Brisbane Smiles, 31 Sherwood Road, Toowong, Brisbane

Registration is FREE, but spots are filling up fast. RSVP now to secure your place via link in bio. See you there! ✨

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Happy Mother's Day to all the amazing mums who inspire us each day with their boundless love and resilience 💐

Today, we also remember and cherish those who might be missing their mothers, and extend our warmth and thoughts to anyone who finds this day difficult 💙

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At Brisbane Smiles, we're committed to excellence in dental care 🌟

Our dedicated dentists provide expert, supportive services in a comfortable setting. Whether you need a routine check-up or more specialised treatment, we ensure your experience is seamless.

Book your appointment today via the link in our bio or call our team on 3870 3333 ✨

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Check out this incredible before and after transformation! 🌟 From crowded teeth to a streamlined smile using Porcelain Crowns and a Porcelain Bridge.

Our expert team is dedicated to crafting solutions that improve functionality and comfort.

Contact us today to book your appointment 3870 3333 or via our website - Link in bio! 🦷

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At Brisbane Smiles, caring for our patients is at the heart of everything we do. 🌟

Our dedicated team is committed to providing you with expert dental care in a comfortable and welcoming environment. Whether it’s routine check-ups or comprehensive treatments, we're here to ensure your dental health and happiness.

Book your appointment today via the link in our bio, or call our team on 3870 3333 ✨

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Our pizza making night with the Brisbane Smiles team was an absolute blast! 🍕✨ 
We rolled up our sleeves and got hands-on at Mecca Bah, mastering the art of traditional Pide from scratch. With yummy sips and snacks in hand, we laughed, chatted, and bonded over delicious creations - our pizzas were truly chef’s kiss! 👩‍🍳 Team events at Brisbane Smiles are always a highlight, filled with joy and friendship. A warm thank you to Mecca Bah for hosting us and sharing all the Pide tips and tricks! 
If you’re seeking a fulfilling, team-centered career, look no further than Brisbane Smiles. Explore our current job listings on our website today! 💙

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Look at this amazing smile makeover! Porcelain Veneers and Teeth Whitening transformed these spaced teeth into a radiant, even smile. 😀

Ready for your transformation? Book your appointment today via the link in our bio or call our team on 3870 3333 ✨

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Book your next Appointment at Brisbane Smiles

Brisbane Smiles
Level One, 31 Sherwood Road Toowong, Brisbane
Phone (07) 3870 3333

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