Welcome to GoldCity Dental Centre. We are honoured you are considering our dental team to care for your family's smiles.
Our mission is to provide patients with affordable, comfortable, quality dental services. Our goal is to improve patient’s health and quality of life through a gentle, caring, supportive environment.
Our central focus is to assist our patients to achieve customised, comprehensive treatment through patient education, empowering patients with knowledge and understanding of their needs.
Take a moment to get to know our clinical and administrative staff. Our dedication to your comfort and oral health will be apparent with each visit to our dental practice.
Dr Girish Basavaraj
With dentistry in his blood, third generation dentist Dr Girish Basavaraj graduated from the world-renowned dental school, Bapuji Dental College and Hospital, India in 2001. He then went on to graduate with a Masters in Pediatric Dentistry (Children’s Dentistry) in 2005. Working as a senior lecturer at a private dental school in India, Dr Basavaraj successfully obtained his licensure as a General Dentist in Australia by qualifying in the Australian Dental Council Exams (ADC) in 2006 – 2007
With over 50 years of Dental experience from his family mentors and himself having nearly 20 years of dental experience, he has always strived to excel and expanded his repertoire of professional skills through ongoing continued dental education programs in the areas of cosmetic dentistry, Implant dentistry, Clear Aligners, and private practice management programs.
Dr Basavaraj has successfully completed a hands-on Implant certification program with Brenner Implant Institute, Sydney under the highly experienced trainer and clinician, Dr. Dan Brener in 2011. He is also certified in laser dentistry and an Accredited practitioner for clear aligner orthodontic treatment. Dr Basavaraj is member of Australian Society of Implant Dentistry (ASID), The Australasian Academy of Dento-Facial Aesthetics (AADFA), The International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI) and The Implant Prosthetic Section of the ...See Complete Bio
Dr Jason Teoh
Originally from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Dr Teoh earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree from the University of Sydney in 2015 and joined the GoldCity Dental Centre practice shortly after that.
‘I value being able to provide a service to the local community and learning the latest technological advancements of dentistry, particularly cosmetic dentistry. Most importantly, I am passionate about improving my patient's self-esteem and seeing them smile again.’
When away from the dental surgery, Dr Teoh stays up-to-date with continuing education and online training. For fun, he is passionate about motorsports and attends bimonthly hillclimbs and trackdays in Townsville.
You will also find him spending plenty of time with his lovely wife and three cats at home in Charters Towers.See Complete Bio
Dr Rukshi Wickramasuriya, BOralH, GDipDent
Rukshi grew up in Victoria and moved to Queensland for university. She completed Dentistry at Griffith University on the Gold Coast with academic excellence. Previously, Rukshi has worked in both public and private dental practice in Toowoomba and has worked in a multidisciplinary implant and full mouth rehabilitation clinic in Brisbane.
Rukshi enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and has a special interest in restorative and fixed prosthodontics. Rukshi likes to provide dental care to her patients as if she were treating her own family. She has a gentle and a caring manner and prides herself in providing a comfortable, positive dental experience for all her patients. In order to provide the most up to date treatment to patients, Rukshi attends frequent continuing professional development courses.
In her spare time, Rukshi enjoys reading, hiking and travelling.See Complete Bio
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