Meet The Team
Dr Melanie Cole
BSc (Mon), BDent (Syd)
Dr Melanie Cole’s top priority is to make sure all her patients feel cared for and heard. She has a calm and gentle manner which puts her patients at ease. Dr Cole has over 12 years’ experience working in Sydney in both private practice as well as for the Australian Defence Force and is skilled in all facets of general dentistry. She takes pride in the quality of her clinical work and regularly attends professional development courses to keep up-to-date with the rapidly changing world of modern dentistry.
After graduating with high distinctions from Monash University in Melbourne with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Human Anatomy and Physiology, Dr Cole moved to Sydney to complete post-graduate studies in a Bachelor of Dentistry from the University of Sydney in 2005. Since completing her University studies, Dr Cole has done further professional development courses at the California Implant Institute in the USA, endodontic studies at Kings College in London as well as in Auckland, New Zealand. Coming from a family of medical doctors and surgeons, Dr Cole, felt drawn to the sciences. Also, having an artistic background of painting and drawing throughout high school and into University, Dr Cole, felt dentistry was the perfect career choice to combine her love for creating things with her hands with science. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her husband and family at the local beaches and travelling to new places. She very much looks forward to meeting you and serving your dental needs in any way she can.
Dr Alex D’jamirze
Dr Alex, as he is fondly known by his patients, is a dual qualified medical and dental practitioner who prides himself on achieving the best possible results for his patients.
Prior to becoming a medical practitioner, Dr Alex gained extensive experience in all aspects of general and surgical dentistry, and has combined this knowledge with his medical training to the field of Oral Implantology.
Oral Implantology focusses on the placement and restoration of dental implants, a discipline that demands its practitioners have a high level of expertise to ensure successful outcomes.
As a practitioner, his focus is on treating patients wholistically, using his dual training to take into account your overall dental and medical health, offering a range of suitable treatment options, and working together in partnership with you as the patient to come up with a treatment plan, so that you can feel confident and relaxed at having received the best advice and treatment for your individual needs
Dr Nathan Fenning
The University of Sydney
Bachelor of Medical Science and a Bachelor of Dentistry
Dr Nathan Fenning graduated from Sydney University after completing a Bachelor of Medical Science and a Bachelor of Dentistry in 2007. Since then he has worked in private practice in Newcastle, public dentistry on the Central Coast and spent a number of years teaching at Sydney University both as a Clinical Educator and Scholarly Teaching Fellow. Most recently, he has worked as a Locum dentist, travelling around Australia with his family whilst working in Western Australia and Victoria. He has recently returned to the Central Coast to settle with his family locally, after growing up on the Coast.
Nathan enjoys all aspects of dentistry, particularly preventative and family dentistry and restorative dental care. He is proficient in extractions and minor oral surgery and performing treatments under General Anaesthesia.
Dr John Woo
University of Queensland
Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours
Dr John Woo completed his Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours from the University of Queensland. He understands how stressful going to a dental practice can be. He is dedicated to making sure his patients feel at ease when visiting the dentist.
Dr John enjoys all aspects of dentistry and ensures he is up-to-date with the latest technological developments. He is also a member of the Australian Dental Association. In his spare time, John enjoys playing soccer, going on hikes and taking care of his cat.
Dr Bill Zhang
Griffith University, Queensland
Bachelor of Dentistry
Dr Bill Zhang obtained his dental degree from Griffith University in Queesnland. He is passionate about working with patients to help them achieve a confident smile as well as providing a relaxed dental experience.
Bill has worked with many communities in northern NSW such as Armidale, Inverell and Tweed Heads.
Bill takes pride in his quality of work. His passion in dentistry is the restoration of teeth, minor oral surgery and root canal treatments. He loves seeing people smile and regain their self-confidences. Bill keeps his dental knowledge up to date by regularly attending continuing professional development courses.
In his time out of the dental practice, Bill likes to keep being active outdoors with lots of hikes and bush walking.
Having over 20 years’ experience in the Dental Industry and approximately 3 years in a Managerial Role. I am a fully certified Dental Assistant with a Certificate IV in Radiology.
My passion is helping others and assisting my staff and practitioners in their day to day work, making sure we have a smooth running, enjoyable day. I love greeting patients and keeping them calm giving them excellent patient care with a perfect patient experience. I love to be involved in helping our practice succeed and grow. I strive to encourage and support other colleagues grow to the best of their abilities.
Having moved up to the Central Coast with my family a couple of years ago I enjoy spending time with them venturing around the coast and relaxing, cherishing our time together in this busy environment.
I have had over 20 years experience. I'm very lucky to be working in an industry that I really enjoy! The interaction with the patients and being part of their journey to better oral health is very rewarding. I enjoy making people happy in any way I can!
Francheska has worked in the dental industry for the last 6 years. She is currently studying a Bachelor of Oral Health Therapy at the University of Newcastle. Francheska is very passionate about creating a comfortable environment for every patient. She finds it extremely rewarding to help patients enhance their smile and boost their self-confidence!