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Meet Our Dentists

The Northland Dental Clinic team is here to assist you with all of your dental needs. Fully qualified and skilled in a variety of services, we can help all members of your family improve their oral health or give you a brighter, more dazzling smile.

Dr Pavel Preston dentist

Dr Pavel, Dentist and Practice Owner

Precision and Personalisation

Dr Pavel enjoys combining the skill of hand-eye coordination and working with each individual to achieve their desired outcomes. He likes the broad process, from diagnosing to treatment. He completed his education in his home country of Bangladesh before moving to Australia and qualifying to practice.

With a background in oral surgery, Dr Pavel is well-equipped to perform a variety of dental services including third-molar extractions and placing implant crowns. He is enrolled in a fellowship course and plans to complete a diploma certification course on dental implants.

Additionally, Dr Pavel is a member of the Australian Dental Association.

Outside of the Practice

Dr Pavel and his wife, who is an orthodontist but doesn’t practice, have two children, a son and daughter. He is the singer in a band, performing at social gatherings to play songs from Bangladesh. In season, he also plays badminton and cricket.

Dr Cynthia Chu BDSc(Melb), General Dentist

The Path to Dentistry

Dr Cynthia Chu, Dentist PrestonDr Cynthia likes helping restore patients’ good oral health and improving the appearance of their smiles to boost self-esteem and overall health.  Graduating from the University of Melbourne in 1992, she brings a wealth of experience to Northland Dental Clinic. She worked with children in the School Dental Service, then went into private practice in North Balwyn and Camberwell.

Since then, Dr Cynthia has completed the University of Melbourne’s Intensive Restorative Implant Dentistry course. She has also attended the Picasso Laser education series, Zoom! WhiteSpeed training, and is a member of the Australian Dental Association. She currently works at Northland Dental Clinic one day per week.

Outside of the Practice

When she isn’t in the practice, Dr Cynthia stays active by playing tennis or doing Pilates. She also enjoys going to great restaurants, taking relaxing holidays and seeing musicals.

Staying flexible to accommodate your family’s schedule, we offer same-day and Saturday appointments. Contact us today to book your time!

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