Be sure to check out all the great work we have done!
The Team at My Dentist
Our highly trained helpful dental team are experienced in all aspects of dental care and welcome you and your family.
Dr Graham Thomas
A highly trained and respected General and Cosmetic Dentist, Dr Graham Thomas opened MyDentist after purchasing the practice in 1989 from Dr Jack Twomey. The practice was built and established in 1929 by Dr Jack Twomey who practiced there for over 40yrs.
Graham believes in treating his patients with absolute care and total comfort. His key philosophy is that dentistry should focus on the effects it will have on the patient’s entire wellbeing.
Dr Gisely Mendes
Gisely graduated as a Dentist in Brazil in 1988. After further studies she completed her Masters of Dental Paediatrics in 1991 at the Brazilian Airforce Technological Center in Sao Paulo. She then continued on with her studies to complete her Masters in Orthodontics with the Sao Paulo Dental Surgeon Association concluding in 1993.
In 1997 Gisely had the opportunity to be part of the prestigious “The Roth Williams International Society of Orthodontics” while completing her 2 year post Masters Orthodontic course.
Gisely worked in private practice in Brazil for over 10 years prior to moving to Australia. She was an active member of the Brazilian Orthodontic Society and also a member of the Dental Association in Sao Paulo.
In 2000 Gisely moved to Australia and commenced working at MyDentist as a Dental Assistant. She married and had two children while studying for her dental exams to convert her degree to Australian standards.
Gisely successfully passed the Australian Dental Council examinations in 2010 to be recognized as a General Dentist in Australia .
After spending 3 years back in Brazil with her family she rejoined MyDentist in 2013 practising General Dentistry with special interest in Preventative Dentistry and Orthodontics.
Continuing education courses and seminars is a priority for Gisely to keep her updated with new information , technology and skills to provide excellent care for her patients.
She loves the arts, travelling and spending time on the coast with her children and friends.
As Practice Manager, Kathy brings to MyDentist a wealth of knowledge in administration which has evolved from her careers in finance, banking and education administration.
She has a great rapport with the patients and staff and revels in the day to day running of the surgery.
Kathy has two adult sons, Blake and Todd.
Her hobbies include shopping, travel and reading.
To ensure patients have their dental needs provided in a professional and caring environment, Kathy is always proactive in staff receiving up to date training and providing personalised service.
Marion first commenced work at MyDentist in 1995. She re-joined the team again in 2008 after a step up into the world of specialist dental treatment, getting married and having children.
Marion’s extensive experience of over 20years in the Dental industry, in both General Practice and also Specialist Practice is an asset for/to our patients under her care.
Marion is married with 2 teenage children. She devotes most of her spare time to watching her children play sport. Marion and her family enjoy spending school holidays camping with friends.