When he isn’t looking after your teeth, you’ll probably find Dr Hickman at the beach or losing lots of golf balls on the golf course. Ross grew up in Sydney and decided he wanted to be a dentist when he was just 9 years old. He went and studied at Charles Sturt University in Orange and upon graduation went up the coast to gain experience in oral surgery. Ross is always bubbly, energetic and is always able to put a smile on your face. When he isn’t planning his next travel adventure, he is showing everyone pictures of his puppy “Ace”. Ross has a special interest in oral surgery and dental implants.
Dr Douglas Lo grew up in Malaysia before he moved to Australia to pursue his further education. He graduated from the University of Queensland (UQ) with a Bachelor of Science degree, and continued to pursue with a Bachelor in Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degree in UQ. It was while studying Medicine that he found his passion in Dentistry. With this, Dr Douglas chose to move to Sydney where he graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Dentistry degree. Dr Douglas has since attended courses and conferences to expand his services to accommodate each patient. These include oral implantology, laser dentistry, facial botox and dermal fillers, aesthetic and cosmetic restorations, orthodontics and more.
Dr Douglas believes in integrating patient factors when making tailored plans for his patients.
He aims to provide treatments that suit our patients and he understands that every patient is unique. He is diligent in his pursuit to stay current in providing leading dental treatments by utilizing state of the art technology eg. Digital implant system.
In his spare time, Dr Douglas enjoys playing basketball and trying coffees in new places. He also enjoys sitting down reading a good book with his two little boys.
Dr Rashika Nida complements Poli’s surgical skills with her passion for prosthodontics, aesthetics, and photography.
Working together, they offer high end solutions for complex and aesthetically demanding cases and take pride in achieving high quality outcomes using top quality materials.
Dr Albarbari is a registered specialist as an oral surgeon, having originally obtained his BDS in 1999, Dr. Albarbari has demonstrated immense interest in Oral and Jaw Surgery. Naser holds a Master of Science and the Speciality Membership of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians in Glasgow. In 2003 Naser received the prestigious MFDS from the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland and later in 2006 the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian.
Naser’s main practice area is Oral Surgery including Implant dentistry, wisdom teeth surgery and bone grafting. Besides his clinical duties, Dr Albarbari is active in Dental Education and is a member of several examiner panels including the Australian Dental Council and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeon in Glasgow. Outside of dentistry, Naser enjoys White Water Rafting and Tchaikovsky music.
Dr Poli Gunaridis works exclusively in the field of implant and regenerative dentistry and has placed over 4000 implants and performed highly advanced implant and regenerative surgeries.
Poli lectures both locally and internationally on the topics of implant and graft procedures and regularly provides courses and mentorship for dentists in Australia.