Dr Kristina Thai – B.D.S
Dr Kristina performs all aspects of general dentistry with a special interest in restorative dentistry and oral surgery. She believes in providing the best care possible for her patients and that every dental visit should be a comfortable experience.
Dr Kristina is very focused on providing excellent dental services to her patients and their families. She is very enthusiastic about oral health promotion and preventative care.
When not in practice, Dr Kristina loves being outdoors, spending time at the beach and staying active to keep fit and healthy. She likes to paint when she has some spare time.
Although Dr Kristina grew up in Sydney she loves the lifestyle of regional Queensland and is looking forward to providing excellent dental care to her patients and their families in Mackay.
Dr Chengji (Jim) Sun – B.O.H., Dip of Dentistry
Dr Sun performs all general dentistry with a special interest in restorative dentistry. With his kind, friendly and caring personality Dr Sun always has his patients’ best interest at heart. He particularly enjoys the cosmetic/aesthetic aspect of dentistry.
Born in China, Dr Sun relocated to Brisbane 10 years ago and is a permanent resident of Australia. He is looking forward to providing excellent dental care to his patients in the Mackay community. He prides himself on his ability to build a good rapport with all his patients.
Dr Sun enjoys basketball, chess, music and reading when not in surgery. He also loves to travel whenever he gets the chance.
Dr Sandhya (Sandy) Sorout – B.D.S.
Dr Sandy performs all aspects of general dentistry and has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry, crowns and bridges, restorative procedures and reconstructive dentistry. She prides herself on her gentle and caring nature. Dr Sandy believes in a painless approach to dentistry ensuring her patients receive optimal dental health and patient satisfaction.
Building trust and rapport with her patients is very important to Dr Sandy. She is looking forward to providing excellent dental care to her patients and their families in the Mackay region.
When not in practice, Dr Sandy loves being outdoors. Dr Sandy and her wonderful husband Brijesh (BJ) loves to go camping, bushwalking and spending time at the beach. To relax Dr Sandy enjoys watching movies and going shopping.
Leah Smith – Hygienist/Therapist
Allison Smallwood – Dental Therapist
Dr Nicola McBlain – B.D.S
Dr McBlain performs all aspects of general dentistry with a special interest in fixed/removable prosthetics and minor oral surgery. She is passionate about cosmetic dentistry and receives great pleasure from the success of her patients smile makeovers.
With almost 30 years’ experience Dr McBlain is very focused on providing excellent dental services to her patients and their families. She enjoys working with children and is also looking forward to providing her expertise and calm nature on excellent preventive care for children.
When not in practice, Dr McBlain loves the outdoors and keeps fit and active by kayaking, fishing, sailing and surfing. To relax she enjoys painting.
Dr McBlain has recently moved from the United Kingdom and is settling in in Mackay. She is looking forward to living the ‘Australian Dream’!
Dr Zachariah Komattu - B.D.S, M.D.S
Dr Zach performs all aspects of general dentistry with a special interest in restorative, root canal treatment and cosmetic dentistry. He has an overseas speciality degree in Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics. Dr Zach is very confident in his abilities and has gained valuable experience while practicing as a specialist in Kuwait for 12 years.
Dr Zach prides himself on his gentle caring nature and is looking forward to building trust and rapport with his patients. He is looking forward to providing excellent dental care to his patients and their families in the Mackay community.
Having recently arrived in Australia with his wife, Reny and their two children, Dave and Veda, Dr Zach and his family are interested in meeting new people and making friends. He plays cricket and shuttle badminton to stay fit and healthy and likes to watch movies to relax.
Dr Huang-Wei (Will) Chu - BOH/Grad.Dip Dentistry
Dr Will performs all aspects of general dentistry, with a special interest in restorative and preventative dentistry. Dr Will is committed to providing patients with the highest level of compassionate dental care.
To relax and keep fit Dr Will enjoys fishing, mountain hiking and hot yoga. He also likes running marathons and would love to complete a full marathon one day.
In his spare time, Dr Will loves to spend time with his friends and family. Relocating from Melbourne Dr Will is looking forward to becoming part of the Mackay community and providing excellent dental care to his patients and their families.
Dr Josie Leach - B.C.H.D (UK)
Dr Josie has a special interest in restorative dentistry, extractions and simple minor oral surgery. Having two younger siblings aged 9 and 6 Dr Josie is confident in building trust and rapport with children to educate them in oral hygiene and maintaining good oral health including diet advice and fluoride application.
Having studied Smiles short term Orthodontics for a 6 month period in the UK Dr Josie is also very keen to learn more about Orthodontics in Australia.
Coming from the UK and the cold, Dr Josie loves nothing more than exploring outside in the sun. She enjoys spending time on the beach along with travelling to explore new countries and new cultures. Having recently purchased her first bike in 10 years, Dr Josie is looking forward to keeping fit and healthy by cycling around Mackay and the local areas.
Dr Josie has relocated to Australia with her partner, who is a doctor, at the Mackay Base Hospital. She is looking forward to providing excellent dental services to her patients and their families in the Mackay community.