Our Dental Team

Practice Partners

Dr Erik Magee

Dr Erik Magee BDSc (Melb)

Dr Erik Magee believes in comprehensive treatment planning and promotes rational, ideal and long-term treatment goals.

Having graduated in 1986, Dr Magee mentors colleagues, staff and University of Melbourne undergraduate Dental Students.

Dr Magee is a member of:

  • the Australian Prosthodontic Society (Victorian Branch).
  • Australian Osseointegration Society.
  • International Team for Implantology.
  • Australian Society of Endodontology.
  • Australian Dental Association

Dr Magee volunteers on the Finance Risk and Audit Committee for the Australian Dental Association Victorian branch and for the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine in Disaster Victim Identification.
Dr Magee has also volunteered for the " Charlie Perkins Trust -Tooth Mob" at the Aboriginal health service in Broome WA.

Dr Stephen Liew

Dr Stephen Liew BDSc (Mel), GAICD, FPFA, FADI, FICD

Stephen completed his dental degree at the University of Melbourne and graduated from the Australian Institute of Company Directors with Order Of Merit. He enjoys helping patients achieve dental health via ideal treatment planning with a focus on patient comfort.

He lives locally with his wife Susanna, a Vet. Before moving to Camberwell he worked rurally at the Cobram District Hospital and Goulburn Valley Health, & provided volunteer dentistry in regions including remote Northern Territory aboriginal communities, Gippsland & internationally in Nepal. 

He is a past recipient of the Australian Outstanding Young Dentist Award, a graduate of the Health Workforce Australia Sector Leadership Program and has been awarded Fellowship of the International College of Dentists, the Pierre Fauchard Academy and the Academy of Dentistry International. 

Stephen is the Federal Vice President of the Australian Dental Association and has served on or chaired multiple Federal ADA committees including the 2017 Australian Dental Congress Committee. Additionally, he served on the Australian Government’s ADHA Secure Messaging & Interoperability Steering Group and sits on the 2021/3 FDI World Dental Congress Organising Committee. He has been interviewed for multiple media appearances concerning dentistry in Australia.

At state level, Dr Liew is an ADA Victorian Councillor, and former Victorian President. He has served on multiple state-level dental panels for organisations including Dental Health Services Victoria & Melbourne Dental School.

Outside of practice Stephen is a freelance photographer and enjoys adventuring outdoors.

 

Associate Dentists

Dr Susan King

Susan King
Dr Susan King BDSc (Melb)

Dr Susan King enjoys all aspects of dentistry and particularly likes to help people who feel nervous about dental treatment

 

Dr. Lin Liang

Dr. Lin Liang BDSc (Hons Melb)

Dr Lin Liang joined the practice in 2005, she enjoys all aspects of dentistry especially treating children and families for their ongoing dental needs. She is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin.

Dr Jordan Hawkins

Dr Jordan Hawkins

Jordan is a compassionate, caring dentist who aims to reduce the discomfort and anxiety related with dentistry.  Having recently graduated from the Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Melbourne, he is very excited to begin his career. He loves all things tooth related and is particularly interested in preventative care and oral health education. Jordan has lived locally and been with the practice as a patient and for work experience for over 12 years. His hobbies include snowboarding, running and surfing.  He is highly passionate about snowboarding and plans to travel around the world seeking the best snow.

Dr Marjan Ardebili

Dr Marjan Ardebili BDS (Manchester,UK), MFDS (RCS Ed)

Marjan has a passion for providing excellent care for all her patients from the young in age to the young at heart, as she has a breadth of experience in all areas of general and cosmetic dentistry.

Dr Nigel Gamage

Dr Nigel Gamage BDS (Sheffield, UK)

Nigel has a gentle, friendly manner and enjoys going the extra mile for his patients. His focus is on prevention and a calm, considered approach to treatment planning to achieve optimum dental health.

Dr Balakka Reddy

Dr Balakka Reddy

Bal brings a friendly and caring approach to dental care. Her focus is on preventative oral health for the whole family and providing personalised treatment plans to promote a healthy mouth now and in the future.

Dr Richard Huggins

Dr Richard Huggins MBBS (Hons), BDSc, BSc, BSc (Hons), Grad Dip Surg Anat, MPhil, FRACDS

Dr Richard Higgins Is our resident Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon working from our Monash University Rooms.

 

If you would like to make an appointment with any one of our dentists we invite you to contact our reception on 98824444. We can schedule a time that is convenient for you.
 

Team members

Angela Kousides

Angela
Practice Manager: Certificate III in Dental Assistant, Certificate IV in Professional Practice Management, ADAVB Practice+ Member

 

Angela has managed the practice for many years and is a caring, supportive person who enjoys looking after our team.

Marianne Palmer

Marianne
Front Office Coordinator

Marianne enjoys being part of the team at Camberwell Dental Group. She enjoys making everyone that comes into the practice feel welcome and getting to know all of our patients. In her spare time she likes to go to pilates, running, bike riding and hiking with friends.

Leanne Beirakdar

Leanne
Monash Practice Coordinator – Monash University Rooms: Diploma in Dental Technology

Leanne has a real passion for dentistry and has been in the dental industry for over 15 years. She was lucky enough to marry her high school sweetheart and has two very energetic young boys. She enjoys playing basketball, spending time with her family and watching her boys participate in their sports on weekends.  

Mia Chivers

Dental Assistant

Mia loves to work with our friendly & welcoming team, as she begins her career in dental nursing. She’s a massive animal lover & enjoys painting landscapes. Mia is very passionate about skincare & clean eating, she also hopes to one day pursue a career in surgical nursing. 

Sahar Jalalian

Dental Assistant: Certificate III in Dental Assisting

Sahar was born and raised in Iran.
She loves the dental industry and learning new techniques.
She enjoys spending time with friends and family going to beach and keeping fit.

Renee Christiansen

renee
Dental Assistant: Certificate III in Dental Assisting

Renee loves being a part of our friendly team and enjoys working in the dental industry. She loves playing netball and going to the gym. Renee is always looking to achieve her goals and accepting new challenges

Theresa Grosso

Dental Assistant: Certificate III in Dental Assisting

Theresa is one of the Dental assistants and has always been interested in Dentistry. She had orthodontic treatment when she was growing up which prompted her into the career in Dentistry. In Theresa's spare time she enjoys spending time with her pug Coco and going for bike rides.

Jade Hargreaves

Dental Assistant

Jade enjoys learning about all different areas of dentistry. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, going walking and listening to music.

Catherine Andrews

Dental Assistant: Certificate III in Dental Assisting

Catherine made the move from orthodontics to general dentistry and thoroughly enjoys the diversity of the work, and the people she works with. Catherine enjoys seeing live music, keeping fit and spending time on the coast in Anglesea.

Bonnie Costello

Dental Assistant: Certificate III in Dental Assisting

Bonnie is enjoying the diversity of working in dentistry and in a supportive team environment. Bonnie enjoys walking her dog in her spare time.

Sunny McGrath

Receptionist

Sunny works 2 days a week as a receptionist at Camberwell Dental Group as well as full time Enrolled Nurse in a palliative care hospital . In her spare time, Sunny enjoys cycling and Pilates

Kelly

Kelly
Dental Assistant

Kelly enjoys all the new and fascinating things dentistry has the offer. On the weekends, she enjoys spending time with her dog Buddy, cooking/baking, reading, going to the gym or out with friends.

Revised: 30 October 2021

Tags: Camberwell dentists, University dentists

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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:30 am -5:30 pm
Sat 8.30 am -1 pm

575 Riversdale Rd
Camberwell VIC 3124 AU


Monash University Health Service Dental Clinic (Clayton)
21 Chancellors Walk,
Clayton Campus, Monash University.
03 9905 1000
dental.uhs@monash.edu

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Camberwell Dental Group

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Camberwell and Monash University

 

 

 

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Dr Erik Magee BDSc (Melb)
Dr Stephen Liew BDSc (Mel), FPFA, FADI, MAICD, FICD
Dr Sue King BDSc (Melb)
Dr Lin Liang BDSc (Hons Melb)
Dr Jordan Hawkins DDSc (Melb)
Dr Marjan Ardebili BDS (Manchester,UK), MFDS (RCS Ed)
Dr Nigel Gamage BDSc (Sheffield)
Dr Balakka Reddy BDSc
Mr Richard Huggins MBBS (Hons), BDSc, BSc, BSc (Hons), Grad Dip Surg Anat, MPhil, FRACDS

Camberwell Dental Group and Monash University Dental Clinic. Dentists promoting health care for life. Family orientated

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