Dr Gunjan Bangia grew up in India, graduating from Bharti Vidyapeeth with a Bachelor in Dental Surgery in 2001. Dr Gunjan’s special interests include general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, endodontics, implantology, oral surgery, periodontics and prosthodontics. As a caring and gentle dentist, Dr Gunjan is particularly passionate about educating her patients and empowering them with the knowledge and skills to look after their oral health, especially given the close links with general health.
One of the things Dr Gunjan especially loves is being able to restore dental health, enabling her patients to smile, eat a nutritious, enjoyable diet and to generally achieve an optimal sense of wellbeing. There is nothing Dr Gunjan finds more rewarding than being able to create the very best aesthetic outcomes by using the most appropriate techniques for each patient. Like everyone here at New Age Dental, Dr Gunjan enjoys meeting people and it is important to her that every patient is treated with compassion, respect and empathy. She strongly believes in creating a relationship with patients where they feel comfortable and able to talk about all aspects of their dental care.
Dr Gunjan has been an integral part of the Banyule Community Health Dental Team for 9 years. As the senior dentist, Dr Gunjan has led the team for more than 5 years. Under her abled leadership and visionary approach, BCH received recognition as one of the top three dental health services in Victoria, awarded by DHSV. In 2012, Dr Gunjan was nominated for the prestigious Public Healthcare Awards, in recognition for her significant contribution to public oral healthcare in Victoria.
Being a responsible and highly committed member of the dental community, Dr Gunjan is actively involved in mentoring first year dental graduates from across Australia and from overseas. She has been a registered mentor with DHSV and is with Australian Dental Association. She has been instrumental in designing guidelines for Melbourne University Dental students and had been a Lead Student Supervision dentist at BCH. Along with a passion for teaching, Dr Gunjan has mentored experienced dentists for their clinics as well as for student supervision.
Not only interested in dentistry, Dr Gunjan is an ardent reader and enjoys philosophy, fiction, autobiographies and writes poetry. A keen cook, Dr Gunjan describes it as ‘creating food’ and feels that good food and a general sense of well-being goes hand in hand. As a mum, Dr Gunjan enjoys reading about parenting and is supported by her husband in raising their two children. She also enjoys the tennis & cricket seasons and likes to sketch.
If you would like schedule a consultation with Dr Gunjan, please call us on (03) 9467 6759. Our practice is located at Suite 5, Level 1, 20 Scholar Drive, Bundoora VIC 3083.
Dr Deeba Khan is extremely passionate about lifelong learning and regularly attends lectures and courses to ensure that she is up to date with the most latest technologies in Dentistry.
Deeba graduated in Bachelor of dental science in 2002 in India and moved to Australia in 2006. After completing her ADC Australian dental exams Deeba has enjoyed working in private dental sector. She has spent many years working as a General Dentist.
Her philosophy towards patients is to treat each and every patient like they are a member of her family, and to provide them with the highest possible clinical care.
Focusing mainly on preventative dentistry, Deeba enjoys educating her patients about good oral health, which she believes is an important part of overall health. She likes to spend the time to explain to patients how certain conditions can progress and to outline the available treatment options for these conditions. Her gentle and caring nature provides reassurance to even the most nervous of patients.
Outside dentistry, Deeba enjoys spending time with her husband and two beautiful kids. She likes listening to all kinds of music.
Dr Badrish Krishna grew up in India and graduated with his degree in Dentistry in 1996. After gaining extensive experience in General Dentistry, Dr Krishna completed a residency at world-renowned Tufts University in 2012. Dr Krishna continued his studies at the American Institute of Craniofacial Pain, completing an orthodontic residency in 2013. Dr Krishna is a general dental practitioner whose practice is limited to Orthodontics, Dental Sleep Medicine and TMJ care; he particularly loves helping people with sleep apnoea or patients with TMJ pain enjoy a better night’s sleep and a pain-free jaw. Dr Krishna has a deep interest in caring for patients holistically, carefully considering how oral health can impact a patient’s quality of life, and treating everyone with respect and compassion. He always takes the time to listen to patient’s concerns when determining how best to help them and explains all possible treatments using language free from impenetrable dental terminology. Dr Krishna is a dedicated family man with two children, and he loves sport and fitness. Over the years, he has educated and supported local communities in improving their dental and general well-being, and his favourite topic for discussion is health.
Dr Phillip (Ly) Ho graduated from La Tobe University as a Dentist and also holds a degree in Oral Health Therapy from the University of Melbourne. This extended career in dentistry exemplifies his committed service to public health and passion in the field.
Dr Phillip loves to connect with people of all ages and has a non-judgmental approach to healthcare. Through listening to your concerns and needs, Dr Phillip aims to work with you to arrive at the most appropriate and equally satisfying resolution to your dento-facial goals. It is most important to Dr Phillip that you feel comfortable when visiting him.
Whether it be a regular routine examination and clean to pain or dissatisfaction, Dr Phillip Ho is here to give careful attention to your concerns and provide an enjoyable experience here at New Age Dental; all the while guiding you to the best care. Dr Phillip is proud of his acute consideration of your thoughts and well-being.
Dr Phillip Ho finds great enjoyment in staying informed of emerging evidence and providing care with the latest technology. It is through this that Dr Phillip can provide high-quality care to everyone he has the pleasure to meet.
Dr Phillip Ho is also a member of the Australian Dental Association and was awarded by La Trobe University the Pro Vice-Chancellor’s Commendation for Academic Excellence Award for his studies in 2014 along with the Golden Key International Honour’s Society in both 2014 and 2015.
Outside of dentistry, you will find him at the gym or trying all the food around Melbourne. In Dr Phillip’s spare time he has an interest in improving his culinary skills.