Dr Sukanya Telfer
Dr Sukanya Telfer has over 20 years experience as a dentist here in Canberra. She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and is particularly passionate about creating beautiful long lasting restorations using digital CADCAM dentistry. Sukanya believes that effective communication is key to patient understanding and optimum treatment outcomes. Her gentle touch, paired with a thorough attention to detail is appreciated by patients of all ages.
Dr Jessica Leung
Dr Jess Leung graduated with a Bachelor of Dentistry and a Bachelor of Pharmacy from the University of Sydney.
Jess believes in the importance of preventative and painless dentistry and strives to provide the best care for all of her patients. Jess’ gentle and caring nature aims to empower every patient with the best possible care and support to good outcomes and positive experience for the whole family.
She feels it is important to stay up to date with all things dental and stays in touch with newest developments in the field by attending conferences and study groups. Outside of dentistry, Jessica enjoys cooking and exploring Canberra with her husband and dog Saki.
Dr Stuart Long
Afra Yazdan-Parast ( Hygienist )
Afra graduated from the University of Newcastle, NSW in 2009 with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She has years of professional experience and is highly skilled in preventive, educational and therapeutic methods for the control and treatment of different types of oral diseases.
Afra has been practicing in private general and specialist dental practices. She has worked with different Periodontists and Orthodontist where she gained extensive experience in treating and managing different types and severities of periodontal and dental diseases.
Afra is also a qualified and registered Orofacial Myologist since 2017. She is an active member of the Australian Orofacial Myology Association and the Dental Hygiene Association of Australia.
Dr Jo Newton
Dr Jo Newton was the principal dentist at Just Dentistry for many years and retired at the end of June 2018.
Penny is our super friendly and beloved receptionist. She is a very proud Kiwi who moved to Canberra from Christchurch in 2012. Penny comes to us with 30 plus years in customer service/administration industry. She loves to keep active and in her spare time plays netball and goes for long walks and enjoys the occasional cold glass of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc.
Chantel has been working as a dental assistant since 2009 and completed her certificate III in dental assisting in 2011. Her caring nature ensures she always puts the patients and their needs first. Chantel has worked in a wide range of dental practices from general dentistry to implants and orthodontics. She is a keen Bulldogs supporter and loves spending time with her son and husband.
Zeweter has several years practical experience as a dental assistant and has a gentle and caring nature. Before working as a dental assistant, she worked in customer service and administrative positions. After moving to Australia Zeweter became interested in health services and has found the change both interesting and rewarding. She is keen to broaden her knowledge and gain formal certification.
Roby is an experienced dental assistant, having completed her certificate III and IV in dental assisting. She is an enthusiastic and hardworking member of our team. She has a strong work ethic and great organisational skills. Her attention to detail is a quality we all appreciate. In her spare time she loves to sing, cook and research.