Faris is a graduate of the University of Queensland and is the principal dentist at Riverlands Dental in North Richmond – Hawkesbury NSW. He has a very reassuring chair-side manner. His career interests, involves Dental Aesthetics, Disease prevention and Implants. Every year, he commits time to continuing education to enhance his skills in areas of health and well being. He is passionate about aesthetics but also believes that people should be better informed and educated about their oral health. In his words – ‘Prevention is the key.’ He is a member of Australian Dental Association and is an accredited provider of Smilefast™, for short-term orthodontics.
What makes Dentistry Fun?
Dr Faris loves the sense of giving back to people and community. Dentistry gives him an opportunity to change people’s outlook on life, health and wellness. As he puts it – “We owe it to ourselves to better know about and look after our health, as it is an asset we cannot do without”
What drives his work Philosophy?
Away from the chair, he has spent time in developing countries working in orphanages providing free dental care. “It has allowed me to see a whole different side of humanity, which is inspiring and challenging at the same time.”
Dr Kirmani also is a volunteer dentist at Cerebral Palsy Alliance Dental Clinic, Allambie Heights. In June 2016, he also dedicated a day to Dental rescue at Riverlands dental for#ONE80TC residents who were also seen free of charge. Through his Volunteer efforts with Eidi Foundation and Equal Health Australia, he has also contributed towards healthcare to people in developing countries.
What do you enjoy when away from work?
As the father of two young children, the time after work is about soccer and netball training with the kids. He is a keen cricketer and has played a few seasons in the Hawkesbury Cricket Association. Currently, he is exploring Yoga as a form of relaxation.
Make an appointment?
Dr Kirmani is best known for his Non- Judgmental, Calm and Patient attitude.To schedule an appointment with Dr Kirmani, please contact our office today @ 45712230.
Dr Pallavi is a graduate of the University of Melbourne. She has been a dedicated dentist at Riverlands Dental for over 4 years. She brings with her a calm and gentle approach to dental care, which patients and staff both love. Dr Ganesh is focused on doing high-quality dental work as well as educating and empowering patients to maintain their teeth and restorations. She is also an Invisalign provider. Currently, Dr Pallavi is on a Maternity leave and will be back.
Make an appointment?
She is best known for her open view towards health and continually reviewing current research and technology in offering Remarkable dental care. If you are looking to book an Appointment or check availability with Dr Pallavi, Please contact our office at 45712230.
Dr Angela Yogarajah
Angela completed her Medical science at the University of Technology Sydney and graduated as a dentist at the Griffith University Gold Coast. Her final year research on ‘Parents’ knowledge, attitudes and beliefs regarding children’s oral health’ reflects her special interest in the area.
She has a caring chairside manner and takes care in presenting and explaining in detail, treatment plan alternatives in all areas of modern & state of the art Dentistry. Her focus is on providing preventive care with comprehensive full mouth dental care.
What makes Dentistry fun?
Dr Angela believes in changing patient perceptions around dental fear. Most rewarding part of her job is to put a smile and relieve patient’s pain. With her creativity and positive nature, She loves getting children involved and excited about their oral health care. In fact, that is what she is most passionate about in Dentistry.
What does she enjoy in her personal time?
Sharing the love for food, Dr Angela enjoys cooking and baking in her free time. Her love for food extends to her travel and adventures experiencing rich cultures and their culinary destinations. She also calls herself a Zumba enthusiast.
Make an appointment?
If you are looking to book an Appointment with Dr Angela, please call us at Riverlands Dental – 45712230.
Meet Our Dental Team
Practice Manager: Pam Maule
Pam’s passion and experience in Dental Care industry is of over 30 years in both private and public practice. She has fully supported the delivery of quality clinical care at Riverlands Dental for over 20 years which also gives her the distinction of being the longest employed team leader at the practice.
How to does she keep up to date?
She has consistently indulged in training and education including Dental Chair side assisting, Dental health education, ADA infection control & Practice management to mention a few. She is also excited about advances in Implant technology and computer aided design applications to help achieve efficient care at Riverlands Dental.
What makes Dentistry fun for her?
Pam enjoys the rewards that come from caring for patients achieve better Dental health. She enjoys meeting new patients and the ones we have seen over the years. Truly, her greatest asset is her warm and approachable personality.
Any personal interests?
Away from the practice, Pam enjoys precious time with family, the outdoor coastal walks, and entertaining friends. Don’t forget to say HELLO to Pam the next time you see her at Riverlands Dental or hear her over the phone at 45712230.
Front office coordinator: Caroline Fairfax
Dental Assistant: Kate Anderson
Dental Assistant: Donna Gregor