DR LUISA RAIOLA
Luisa graduated from The University of Melbourne in 1989 and has practiced in the Heidelberg area since then, with the last 13 years here at Banksia Street. Luisa has a caring and gentle approach, and together with her team, takes great satisfaction in converting the traditionally dental phobic into a happy, relaxed and confident patient! Luisa has a strong commitment to continuing education and regularly attends national and international dental conferences to ensure that her patients are offered the most up to date treatment options. Luisa has lived in the Heidelberg area for most of her life and attended St John’s Primary and OLMC – she is a familiar face in the community.
OUR SUPPORT TEAM
You will be welcomed on arrival by our highly skilled and friendly reception staff, who are able to attend to all your needs with the utmost professionalism.
Our chairside assistants work together with the dentists to provide streamlined, efficient dental care in a relaxed, caring and comfortable setting.
Our support team are trained in the latest infection control procedures and the practice adheres to the requirements of the Dental Practice Board of Australia. Our staff attend regular training and continuing education and each is a fully qualified Dental Assistant.
DR JUSTINE STAMFORD
graduated from the University of Adelaide with a Bachelor of Dental
Surgery and a Bachelor of Science in Dentistry (Honours) for her
research relating to Periodontitis (gum disease) and adverse pregnancy
outcomes. Justine enjoys providing thorough care for her patients and
especially loves working with children.
Justine has worked in the public sector in South Australia and Tasmania as well as in the private sector in Melbourne. However, she particularly loves working in Heidelberg as she is a local, having grown up in the Ivanhoe area. We are excited to have Justine join us at Banksia Dental.
DR NICK XENOS
Having graduated from The University of Melbourne in 1988, Nick has over 20 years experience in all facets of dental care . From 1994 till 2012, Nick was a senior dentist in a large Melbourne CBD practice. Over the years Nick has provided patients with comprehensive care ,ranging from routine dentistry to complex care including implants, crowns, veneers and Invisalign. We are fortunate that Nick has joined us at Banksia Dental.