Meet Our Dentists & Oral Health Therapist

Meet Our Dentists & Oral Health Therapist

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 Dr. Vy Phan (B.D.S, MHlth&MedLaw)

Dr. Vy has been the principal dentist at Sunshine Family Dental since graduating from James Cook University in 2016. She has completed numerous dental CPD courses including Progressive Orthodontic Seminar (fixed braces course for general dentists) and is able to provide clear aligner therapy through her Invisalign and Clear Correct certification. Dr. Vy is also trained to provide cosmetic injections including dermal fillers (lips/face) and muscle relaxant injections (frown lines/masseter/crow’s feet). She recently completed her Masters of Health Medical Law at the University of Melbourne and was the President of the Melbourne Law Masters Student Association during her post-graduate university studies. Dr. Vy is a part-time clinical teacher for fourth and fifth year Latrobe dental students and is also a member of the ADAVB Oral Health Committee.

Dr Vy has a special interest in oral surgery (wisdom extractions) and speaks both fluent Vietnamese and English. In her spare time, she enjoys learning new things, staying active and spending time with her two cats!


Dr. Alex Ho (B.D.S)

Originally born and raised in Melbourne, Dr. Alex went far and wide to make his dreams of becoming a dentist come true. In his last year at James Cook University, Dr. Alex has worked in many locations, from Launceston, to Townsville and even Taiwan. His placements have given him the opportunity to work with just about everyone, from the very young to the very old. Although he likes all areas of dentistry, he finds aesthetic and restorative dentistry the most rewarding.

Now armed with a wide range of experiences, Dr. Alex brings his gentle and caring approach to the Sunshine Family Dental team.


Dr. Pearly Gan (D.D.S)

Having graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Doctor of Dental Surgery, Dr. Pearly has rich experiences in both community health as a public dentist, as well as an associate dentist in private practice. She is passionate about restoring and maintaining her patients’ dental health, and is committed to providing them with the best treatment options that dentistry can offer.

Dr. Pearly enjoys treating clients from all walks and stages of life, including anxious first timers, children, and the elderly. Dr. Pearly has a keen interest in root canal therapy and restorative dentistry, and is fluent in English and Mandarin.


Dr. Annie Huang (D.D.S)

Upon completing her dental training at the University of Melbourne, Dr. Annie practised a number of years in country Victoria before returning back to Melbourne.  She finds great joy in treating the whole family, especially the little ones! Her particular interests lie in preventative dentistry and root canal therapy. Dental visits can be a challenging experience for many but Annie’s gentle chairside manner helps patients feel at ease.  She places great importance on  continuing education and ensures she is up to date with current treatment concepts and technology so she can provide optimum care. When not working at the dental clinic, Annie can be found with a  paintbrush in hand or adding a new plant to her growing collection.


Dr. Dolly Thai (D.D.S)

Dr. Dolly graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2015. Having worked in regional Victoria, public and private dental sectors, Dr. Dolly has had a range of experiences in general dentistry. Dr. Dolly is known for her calm, relaxed and friendly manner, making her a suitable dentist for the entire family! Dr. Dolly is able to speak fluent English and Cantonese.


Ms. Thuy Le (B.O.H)

Thuy is our Oral Health Therapist, completing her degree in Oral Health from the University of Melbourne. Thuy was awarded overall Excellence in Dental Therapy Practice and was placed on the Dean’s Honours List for her high achievements. Thuy is a family oriented person with an empathetic, caring and calm manner. She loves building rapport with her patients and is committed in providing high quality care. Thuy enjoys working with patients of all ages, however is very passionate about treating children. With Thuy’s gentle and calm approach, she is able to help ease her patients into dental treatment and is able to provide a very comfortable and positive experience for her patients. Outside of dentistry, she loves spending time with her loved ones and doing arts and crafts.


Dr. Nhi Truong (B.D.S)

After graduating from James Cook University, Dr. Nhi returned home to Melbourne and has been working in private practice since. With her gentle and caring nature, she has been able to empathise and work with patients across all age groups, making them feel at ease. She is very passionate about patient education and volunteering, having previously organised oral health promotion sessions at primary schools in rural Vietnam. Dr. Nhi enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and has a particular interest in restorative dentistry and oral surgery. Outside of work, Dr. Nhi enjoys baking and spending time with family and friends. She is also fluent in Vietnamese and English.


Dr. Harry Marget (Senior Dental Consultant)

You may have seen Dr. Harry’s friendly face on Thursdays. Dr. Harry has been practising dentistry since 1972, after graduating from Adelaide and is always keen to pass on his wisdom to our young team of dentists. He is available to consult on difficult cases and may sometimes lend a helpful hand on complex treatments such as orthodontics, TMD management, surgical extractions and root canals. This ensures that we can provide more services for you and the entire family. You may also find Dr. Harry at his practice, East Bentleigh Dental Group on Fridays.


1 Comment

Olga Learoyd

18 May, 2019 at 9:27 am

Thankyou for your care yesterday Dr Ho was excellent The receptionist was very polite The dental nurse carried her duties in a quiet professional manner Loved the cleaning lady I’

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WORKING HOURS

Monday          : 9am – 6pm.
Tuesday          : 9am – 6pm.
Wednesday    : 9am – 6pm.
Thursday        : 9am – 6pm.
Friday              : 9am – 6pm.
Saturday         : 9am – 5pm.
Sunday           : 9am – 5pm.

OUR LOCATION

SUNSHINE FAMILY DENTAL
232A Hampshire Rd
Sunshine VIC 3020

Tel: (03) 9312 0263
Mob: 0490 769 724