Dentist in Launceston

Launceston Dental

About Us

Come Meet Our Team

Our Team Of Caring Dentists

Meet the Team

Our team has a strong sense of loyalty and commitment, both to each other and our patients. While offering a service of the highest quality, we take pride in the fact that every person who visits our practice is treated with respect, and as an individual.

Dr. Jindal brings more than 20 years of dental expertise to Launceston. With a background that includes serving as both a Dentist and Consultant Oral Surgeon in Northern India, as well as nearly 12 years as a professor in a dental school, Dr. Jindal has a wealth of experience.

One of the standout qualities that patients appreciate is Dr. Jin’s down-to-earth personality. Despite his exceptional expertise, he has a warm and approachable demeanor that instantly puts people at ease. He believes in building strong patient-dentist relationships based on trust and open communication, ensuring that every individual’s unique needs and desires are met.

Dr Jin’s philosophy for the practice is “everyone deserves to live better and dentistry cannot be separate from one’s overall wellbeing.” So Dr Jin’s mission is to make dentistry more comfortable, atraumatic, and pleasant for everyone.

Beyond the clinic, Dr. Jin cherishes his time spent with his loving wife and two wonderful children. Family is the cornerstone of his life, Dr. Jin’s commitment to his loved ones mirrors his dedication to his patients – wholehearted and unwavering.

Special interest:
– Dental Implant
– Complicated extraction (wisdom tooth extraction)
– Full mouth rehab using implants
– Cosmetic dentistry
With over 25 years of extensive experience in the dental field, Dr. Sameer (Sam) brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our practice. Dr Sam obtained his bachelor of BDS and MDS in conservative dentistry and endodontics in 2002 both from India.

Dr. Sam’s illustrious career includes more than two decades of service as a professor and has mentored numerous dental graduates and supervised the training of over 75 postgraduate students, nurturing the next generation of dental professionals.

Dr. Sam’s passion lies in preserving natural teeth and restoring healthy smiles. He approaches each patient with a commitment to providing the highest quality of care, ensuring their long-term oral health and well-being.

Beyond dentistry, Dr. Sam is deeply passionate about nature and enjoys spending time outdoors. He also finds solace in music, which he believes enhances the patient experience by creating a soothing atmosphere in the dental office.

Special interest:
– General and cosmetic dentistry
– Root canal treatment
– Conservative dentistry
Graduated in 1997 with a bachelor of BDS and MDS (Prosthodontics and Implants) in 2003 both from India- Dr Monika brings a wealth of experience spanning more than 25 years in the field of dentistry. Dr. Monika joins our practice with a deep-rooted dedication to exceptional patient care.

Throughout her esteemed career, Dr. Monika has spent over 14 years as a distinguished professor within an esteemed dental school in India. During this tenure, she passionately mentored numerous dental graduates and postgraduate students, nurturing their skills and knowledge.

In her spare time, Dr. Monika enjoys immersing herself in the world of music, finding comfort and inspiration in its melodies and rhythms.

Special interest:
– General and cosmetic dentistry
– Prosthetic treatment (crowns, porcelain veneers, bridges, dentures, implants)
– Full mouth rehab
– Facial aesthetics
– TMJ pain management and occlusal rehab
Dr. Ankur, known for his humble and gentle personality, boasts an impressive 12-year tenure within the dental industry. He has accumulated extensive experience in both private and public healthcare settings. Dr. Ankur’s reputation is built upon his unwavering commitment to providing patients with comprehensive and compassionate care.

Beyond his professional life, Dr. Ankur is equally dedicated to his personal well-being. He is active and prioritises a healthy lifestyle, taking proactive steps to ensure his physical and mental fitness. During leisure times, Dr. Ankur finds solace in exploring the wonders of nature, indulging in activities such as hiking and camping. This connection with the outdoors allows him to recharge and maintain a balanced life outside of his dental practice.

Special interest:
– General and cosmetic dentistry
– Prosthetics (dentures, crowns)
– Restorative treatments (fillings)
Dr. Modi commenced his journey in dentistry in 2007. With over 13 years of experience, he has honed his skills to become a true expert in the field. Licensed by the Australian Dental Council and fully registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency, Dr. Modi ensures exceptional care for patients in our community.

Dr. Modi’s areas of expertise include teeth straightening using clear aligner systems, full mouth rehabilitation, composite and porcelain veneers, as well as prosthetic treatments like crowns and bridges.

What sets Dr. Modi apart is his unwavering commitment to staying abreast of the latest advancements in dentistry. Whether through conferences or hands-on courses, he continuously enriches his knowledge to provide cutting-edge treatment to his patients.

Beyond his professional endeavors, Dr. Modi cherishes moments with his family, enjoys music, and delights in culinary pursuits. He also prioritizes maintaining a healthy and active lifestyle.

Choosing Dr. Purvesh Modi means selecting a dentist with a wealth of experience, a genuine dedication to your well-being, and a passion for crafting radiant smiles. Your journey to optimal dental health begins here.

Special Interest:
– General and cosmetic dentistry
– Orthodontics using clear aligners
– Porcelain veneers
– Full mouth rehab
Meet Vickey, our Oral Health Therapist (with adult scope). Vickey holds a bachelor’s degree in Oral Health Therapy (adult scope) from the University of Newcastle, equipping her to deliver comprehensive dental care to patients of all ages in both dental hygiene and dental therapy. Originally from Taiwan, Vickey is fluent in both English and Mandarin.

Vickey actively participates in diagnosing and treating patients, collaborating closely with our clinical team to provide the best care. Her services encompass a broad spectrum of hygiene and therapeutic treatments, including routine dental check-ups, scale/clean, gum disease management, fillings, teeth whitening, and more. She’s particularly intrigued by airway, sleep, and orofacial myology, and she consistently furthers her knowledge through ongoing studies in these fields. Vickey has just started a special teeth whitening clinic for Launceston Dental.

Outside the clinic, Vickey embraces outdoor adventures, exploring Tasmania’s beautiful landscapes and climbing its many “Abels”. Her love for nature adds depth and vibrancy to her life, and she brings the same dedication to her role in our team.

Special interest
– Preventive dentistry for adults and children
– Gum disease treatment
– Restorative dentistry
– Teeth whitening (in-chair and take home whitening)
Meet Jennifer, or Jen as everyone calls her. She’s our Oral Health Therapist (OHT) graduated from the University of Adelaide, with more than 17 years of experience in dentistry.

She has a natural talent for making patients of all ages feel at ease, particularly when it comes to children’s dentistry. Jen effortlessly turns dental visits into a positive and enjoyable experience for kids, ensuring they grow up with healthy, happy smiles. But that’s not all there is to Jen. When she’s not in the clinic, she’s all about family time and cooking up a storm in the kitchen.

Special interest:
– Children’s dentistry
– Preventive dentistry
– Gum disease treatment
– Dental hygiene advice and maintenance
Jo-Ellen, our dedicated practice manager, brings over 25 years of extensive experience in the dental health industry to our clinic. Her career has spanned all facets of the field, making her an invaluable asset to our team.

As practice manager, Jo-Ellen is deeply committed to the smooth and efficient operation of our clinic, with a primary focus on providing exceptional patient care. Her keen attention to detail and steadfast dedication ensure that daily operations run seamlessly, allowing each patient to experience the highest level of professionalism and excellence.

Jo-Ellen oversees various critical aspects of the dental practice, including managing the entire team of dental professionals and administrative staff. She ensures that everyone is well-coordinated and equipped to deliver top-notch care. Her responsibilities extend to patient care, where she makes sure that every patient feels comfortable and receives the best possible treatment.

In addition to team and patient management, Jo-Ellen handles partnerships with suppliers, insurance companies, and other external stakeholders. She negotiates contracts, ensures compliance with industry regulations, and maintains high standards of practice.

Beyond her professional life, Jo-Ellen treasures time with her family and friends. She is a loving mother to three wonderful daughters. Her personal interests include maintaining a healthy lifestyle, indulging in her passion for sports, and traveling with her caravan.


5 Reasons To Choose Us

Experienced Team

The Launceston Dental has been delivering high quality dental services for more than 35 years. Our experienced team of Launceston Dentist bring experience and professionalism to every consultation.

Various Treatments Available

We offer a wide range of quality treatment options to meet needs of each individual and with our latest state-of-the-art technology allowing you to be as comfortable as possible.

We Truly Care About You

5 STAR RATING. We pride ourselves on delivering quality and personal dental services to Launceston, Tasmania

Locally Specialized in Launceston

We provide our patients with a caring dental service in one convenient location down in Launceston, Tasmania

Affordable Payment Plan Options

We make it easy for you to achieve your smile goals today with the flexibility of paying when it suits you.

Our Affiliations

We Accept All Health Funds

Advanced Gentle Care For The Whole Family


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