Our three dentists offer a range of experience and expertise across the different fields of dentistry. They are all proudly members of the Australian Dental Association.
Dr Atul Manani
Dr Atul Manani has extensive experience in private practice in both England and Australia. He provides a comprehensive range of general dental services and over the past 16 years he has gained an impressive array of post graduate credentials.
He holds a Masters in Restorative Dentistry from Sheffield University and trained for implant dentistry at Charles Sturt University. He is also trained to provide orthodontic treatment with traditional metal or ceramic brackets or Invisalign (clear braces). He offers expertise in computerized dentistry and is an accredited member of the Australian Society of Computerised Dentistry.
Atul is a tireless committee member of the local branch of the Australian Dental Association and the ACT Dental Study Group. He is currently immediate Past President of both associations.
Atul and his family have lived in the Jerrabomberra local community for over 8 years. He realized there was a need for a dental practice at Jerrabomberra and is grateful for the opportunity to provide a quality service at at Jerra Smiles.
Sanjiv is a young , vibrant and cheerful person and enjoys his role as a Principal dentist at Jerra Smiles. He attained his graduation in 2003 and brings years of experience to his dental work. After training at the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne, Sanjiv attained registration from Australian Dental Council in 2008. He has got great attention to detail and tries to convert each of his dental work in to a master piece. He is very patient in his approach and takes out time to explain your dental needs in great details. He is capable of offering you the latest in the modern dental world and works with your demands to achieve the best possible outcome. He has developed his post graduate skills to include Surgical procedures including wisdom teeth removal as areas of special interest.
He has received comprehensive postgraduate training from Charles Sturt University in both the surgical and the restorative stages of Implant Dentistry. He also offers expertise in computerized dentistry and can help you with a single sitting crown and ceramic restoration. He is also formally trained for soft tissue laser treatment.
Sanjiv is currently a member of the following :
1) Australian dental Association
2) International Team of Implantology
3) Australian Society of Computerised Dentistry
Sanjiv is a very keen learner. He is currently a candidate for a Fellowship at the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons.
He with his wife, who is a dentist as well, have lived in the region for several years. He loves to serve the community by caring for their dental needs and looks forward to seeing you for your next dental examination.
Although, a more recent graduate, Priyank has several years of experience and attained registration with Australian Dental Council In 2011 from Royal Melbourne Dental Hospital.
He offers a wide range of General Dental services. He is also trained in computerized dentistry. Priyank has a special interest in paediatric dentistry. His gentle demeanor is well suited to addressing the needs of your children and reassuring the worried parent.
Priyank and his wife now live in the local community and he admits that he loves to play cricket.
As senior dental assistant and receptionist Kayleigh offers valuable support to our dentists. She has maintained her commitment to the industry by continually upgrading her skills. Kayleigh holds a Certificate III in Dental Assisting, Certificate IV in Radiography, Certificate IV in Oral Sedation. She is an avid reader, has recently mastered knitting and is teaching herself sewing and quilting.
Sally Jane completed yr 12 in 2012 and joined us as a trainee earlier in 2013. She has quickly learned the many skills required of a dental assistant and receptionist. Her leisure hours are spent studying for her Certificate III in Dental Assisting.
Our practice manager Kathryn, joined us mid 2013. She has an extensive background as a Dental Practice Manager and loves the dynamics offered working in the dental environment. She holds a Bachelor of Education and a Diploma of Practice Management. She is committed to staying abreast of current development by attending industry based training. She maintains work life balance by spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren. She is also makes time for her passions of knitting and quilting.