OUR TEAM

Dr Michelle S. Jeyaratnam (Dentist)

Dr Shelton Jeyaratnam (Principal Dentist)

Mrs Debra Harper (Dental Therapist)

Dr “Meagan” Yang Ming Loo (Consultant Dentist)


Dr Michelle S. Jeyaratnam (Dentist)

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Since graduating from The University of Adelaide in 2010, Michelle has worked as a dentist in the coastal town of Warrnambool. Her clinical and mentoring role in this rural setting has set her up with valuable skills across a vast range of patients and treatment plans. Michelle enjoys all aspects of dentistry but also has a special interest in crown and bridge prosthetic work, cosmetic dentistry, special needs dentistry, paediatrics and providing dental treatment in the general anaesthetic setting. Michelle’s sensitive and caring approach is ideal for treating the nervous or even dental phobic. Outside of work, Michelle enjoys a hit of tennis and dress-making. Michelle is really excited to be working in Box Hill, Melbourne.

Dr Shelton Jeyaratnam (Principal Dentist)

Shelton received his dental qualification from The University of Sydney in 2008. He was resident medical officer (surgical residency) at the prestigious Monash Medical Centre where he gained valuable experience in oral surgery, pathology, medically compromised, special needs, cleft lip-palate patients and emergencies. During his time as a dentist, Shelton has worked in regional Victoria, Melbourne suburbs and Collins Street city private practices and community.

Shelton is an active member of the community and enjoys being a St John Ambulance volunteer. He has also had active roles in the Australian Dental Association as part of the infection control committee, and has taught dental students at La Trobe University. Shelton particularly enjoys paediatric dentistry, implant restorations, laser dentistry, emergency cases and oral surgery. His particular enjoyment is on holistic treatment plans, focusing on long lasting health and beautiful smiles.

Prior to studying dentistry, Shelton completed Bachelor of Business Systems at Monash University (Faculty of I.T.). He finished with a First Class Honours degree from his thesis on using neural networks to predict
radionecrosis in oncology patients. On weekends, Shelton also enjoys tennis, cinema & music festivals, and playing guitar.

Mrs Debra Harper (Dental Therapist)

Graduated as Dental Therapist in Sydney. She completed a diploma in counselling studies and worked as a counsellor for a number of years. She has lectured at Melbourne University on behaviour management of children and communication.

Debra has many years of experience working with children of all ages and adolescents and is passionate about children (and parents) having a positive experience in a dental environment. Her bright and enthusiastic approach is infectious. Debra is married to Andrew and they have 3 young adult children. Her spare time is taken up with cooking for family and friends, reading, watching movies, playing hockey and bike riding.

Debra also holds leadership roles within community healthcare in the Eastern suburbs. She is looking forward to contributing to international health in a visit to the Philippines for charity.

Dr “Meagan” Yang Ming Loo (Consultant Dentist)

 

 

Meagan graduated from The University of Sheffield, UK in 2014. She then spent a year working in London before moving to Melbourne and working around Victoria.

Meagan enjoys all aspects of general dentistry. She regularly attends dental courses to update her skills and knowledge, so that she can provide the best quality care possible for her patients.She has a friendly and relaxed chair side manner, and works to create a positive experience for every dental visit.

Meagan can speak both Cantonese and Mandarin.

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Outside of work, Meagan enjoys travelling, music, exploring Melbourne’s cafes and restaurants, and spending time with friends and family.=