Meet the team

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Dr Ravi Pather

Principal Dentist

Ravi is a true Wollongong local. After completing high school at Wollongong High, Ravi went on to complete his Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree at Sydney University, graduating in 1987.

Just one year after graduating, Ravi opened his own practice in Warrawong and went on to develop it as a fully-fledged medical centre.

Since then, he has stayed committed to continuing his education to further enhance his expertise in the dental profession. Ravi has constantly invested in ongoing education, both domestically and internationally to stay abreast of the latest technologies in dentistry. This reflects in the quality of the dental services provided to make Ravi one of leading practitioners in the region

Ravi has a particular interest in cosmetic dentistry involving complex restorative work and implant dentistry. He is a pioneer in implant surgery in the Illawarra region and has successfully placed over 5,000 implants in his career.

Ravi has also participated in volunteer work in Fiji where he was part of a group of medical and allied health professionals aiming to achieve better health outcomes for those who don’t have access to regular health care.

With over 30 years of experience, Dr Ravi Pather continues to be passionate about improving the lives of his patients.

Outside of dentistry, Ravi has recently taken up golf, is a keen motoring enthusiast, likes to spend time with his dog and has developed quite a fine whiskey collection.

Memberships and Affiliations:
  • Member of the Australian Dental Association
  • Fellow of ICOI- International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • Member of ASID- Australian Society of Implant Dentistry
  • Practical Oral Surgery
  • Society of Implant Dentistry Accreditation
  • Member of ITI- International Team for Implantology
  • University of NSW Surgical Training
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Dr Kamalin Chetty

Associate Dentist

Dr Kamalin Chetty graduated as a dentist in 2005. His areas of practice include restorative dentistry, endodontics, dentures and dental implants, with a particular focus on cosmetic dentistry, such as porcelain- and composite- veneers, Digital Smile Design, Invisalign and teeth whitening.

Dr Chetty adopts a patient-centred approach to the dental practice. He recognizes that visiting the dentist may be stressful and, therefore, appreciates the importance of being relatable and personable, whilst providing a high level of clinical and surgical care to his patients.

Dr. Chetty is committed to continuously providing the best care for his patients by staying abreast of the latest developments within the dental profession.Outside of dentistry, Dr. Chetty is a sports lover with a passion for cricket, soccer, and tennis.

Memberships and Affiliations:
  • Postgraduate diploma in implantology
  • Invisalign certified provider
  • Aesthetic Advantage Hands on Continuum (NYU)
  • Oral Surgery (Clinical Management) - USYD

Dr Adam Yurka

Associate Dentist

Born and raised in the South of Sydney, Dr Adam Yurka’s passion for science and biology began with the first 3D anatomy book he received in kindergarten.

Adam completed his secondary education at De La Salle College, receiving a Science Dux Award and Science Ethics Award. He first graduated with a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Anatomy and Physiology, from the University of Sydney and received first class honours for his research in Embryology. While studying, Adam also volunteered at Calvary Health Care in Kogarah as a rehabilitation assistant. His experience at Calvary furthered his appreciation and value of the little things that can impact a patient’s happiness and wellbeing – an invaluable lesson that no amount of books can teach.

Adam went on to complete a Doctor of Dental Medicine at the University of Sydney, receiving a Dux award from the Australian Society of Periodontology. He enjoys meeting new people, which is demonstrated through in his patient-centered approach. From the moment a patient walks through the door, they know that Adam is with them each step of the way.

Having had the opportunity to practice dentistry in Sydney and rural NSW, Adam has now settled into long term practice in the beautiful coastal city of Wollongong. Here, Adam has developed a strong interest in cosmetic dentistry, periodontology (gum and bone disease) and implantology, as well as assisting anxious patients through sleep dentistry (treatment under general anesthetic).

In his spare time, Adam enjoys hiking and surfing. His other interests include photography, cooking, Lego construction and all things technology – especially virtual reality. You can connect with Adam and ask him any questions via direct message on his Instagram: @adamthedentist.

Memberships and Affiliations:
  • Member of the Australian Dental Association
  • Member of the Australian Society of Periodontology

Amita Pather

Practice Manager

Amita graduated from Sydney University with a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree and has worked as a clinical pharmacist in the Illawarra for about 20 years. She has been the Practice Manager for the team for the last 12 years. Amita is responsible for making sure that everything runs smoothly behind the scenes and has successfully led the team through two cycles of QIP accreditation.

Amita loves to communicate with our patients and is always eager to help with any patient enquiries, whether via phone or email.

Outside of the practice, Amita loves to read, travel and have a great meal with good friends.

Bernadette Receptionist

Bernadette is one of the friendly faces you see upon entering. She is a highly valued member of our team and has been with the practice for over 10 years. During this time, Bernadette has developed a special rapport with our patients and become a mentor for some of the younger staff members.

Yiota Senior Nurse

Yiota has been Dr Ravi’s dental assistant for the last 8 years and in this time has become his right hand. She makes sure that all the clinical needs are met for Dr Ravi during his complex surgeries. Yiota’s amazing people skills make sure that even our most fearful patients are put at ease.

Rachel Senior Nurse/ Receptionist

Rachel is a great asset to the practice and has been with us for the last 8 years . Her friendly and compassionate nature helps in calming any anxiety our patients may be feeling while her ability to think ahead helps make the dentist’s task that much easier.

Rachel plays a dual role as a receptionist and you may sometimes hear her friendly voice at the other end of the phone.

Irena Dental Assistant

Irena has been with the practice for the last 3 years and can be described as a quiet achiever. Married with a young child, Irena is a qualified dentist from Macedonia. She is currently sitting her ADC exams and hopes to join our team as a qualified dentist very soon. Softly spoken, with an empathetic nature, Irena always strives to create a stress-free patient experience.

Paige Dental Assistant

Paige is the newest member of our team. She is a fantastic dental assistant and has quickly endeared herself to staff and patients alike. She is a joy to have as a part of our team.

Our practices

The team at Bespoke Dental Studio are fully accredited to practice at the Wollongong Day Surgery. Dr Ravi Pather has regular general anaesthetic lists (complete sedation) at the day surgery and works with a team of highly experienced anaesthetic doctors. In certain circumstances, for example, long procedures, treatment under general anaesthetic may be recommended by your dentist. If this is something you would like to consider as part of your treatment, please let the team know during your consultation.
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Wollongong

Located next to the Wollongong Golf Club, Bespoke Dental Studio Wollongong provides a calm and tranquil space in the heart of Wollongong CBD. The warm and serene ambience will immediately put you at ease and take the stress out of visiting the dentist. The team at our boutique style clinic will customize your treatment to create a personalized dental health plan to suit your requirements. Fitted with the latest technology the dental industry has to offer, Bespoke Dental Studio Wollongong is at the forefront of general and cosmetic dental treatment and will leave you looking forward to your next dental visit.

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Warrawong

Conveniently located just across the road from Warrawong Plaza, Bespoke Dental Studio Warrawong has been a dental surgery for over 30 years. Many of our patients have been attending the practice since it first opened and are considered more as friends than patients. Designed with bright colours, Bespoke Dental Studio Warrawong has a fun and friendly vibe to take away the fear that some people may experience when visiting the dentist. Boasting 3 separate surgeries, Dr Ravi Pather is committed to ongoing investment and upgrade of equipment. With this goal in mind, the team at Bespoke Dental Studio are able to perform an extensive range of dental procedures to provide the healthy and beautiful smiles that patients are looking for.

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It doesn’t matter which location you choose- our team commitments are the same:

  • A minimum 1 hour appointment. We are not interested in rushing you out the door. You are not a number- you are unique and we would like to take the time to really understand your concerns and provide quality care.
  • State of the art equipment. Our commitment to investing in the latest technologies means the patient will achieve a better outcome, in less time and with less discomfort.
  • Commitment to Outstanding Infection Control. We are proud to be a QiP accredited practice and are committed to upholding the high National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards.
  • Friendly and Relaxed Environment. We want to take away the fear and replace it with a smile. We aim for all our patients to leave satisfied and looking forward to visiting us again

Bespoke Dental Studio- the treatment you need, the experience you want and the service you deserve!

ACCREDITATION

Accreditation is an independent recognition that an organisation meets the requirements of governing industry standards.

Bespoke Dental Studio is fully accredited by QIP and meets all the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards.

What This Means:

  • Peace of mind: Health and community organisations are recognised for their commitment to best practice, quality, high performing systems and processes, and continuous improvement with the award of accreditation.
  • QIP accreditation supports organisations to reassure their patients, consumers and clients that their team is committed to providing safe and quality service provision.
We now proudly belong to a new age of accredited dental practices, meeting QIP quality standards of patient care for all patients.

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02 4274 1506

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info@bespokedentalstudio.com.au

Our location

166 Cowper Street, Warrawong
68/143 Corrimal Street, Wollongong