Meet the Team

Here are some faces you'll see at Vogue.

With the vision of success and growth in mind, Vogue Dental Studios collaborates with individuals who not only have the determination and experience, but also genuine passion and care for our clients.

The team at Vogue Dental Studios is a reflection of carefully selected dental practitioners, patient coordinators, nurses and individuals intentionally hand picked for their high expertise, passion and knowledge.

Meet Dr Dee

Principal Dentist

Dr Dee lives and breathes cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry. He enjoys and is known for pushing the boundaries of what is achievable and loves taking on the challenges of difficult dental cases. He aims to offer individuals the opportunity to be the person that they truly are beneath and helping them bring out that inner confidence. He has the tools, technology and skills to be the best of the best. In his spare time, he also considers himself to be a pro street photographer and he values the significance of fitness, fashion and luxury vehicles.

Dr Dee is the principal dentist and founder at Vogue Dental Studios.

While Dr Dee is currently focusing on cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry, we have a dedicated team of experienced hygienists and dentists that look after all family and general dentistry.

Meet Dr. Kumar

Clinical Director & Senior Dentist

With over 15 years experience as a dentist, patients love his knowledge, warmth and gentleness. He enjoys working with braces and major dental jobs including root canals – a passion that has led him into his current and third degree, a post graduate diploma in Orthodontics. Dr. Kumar has three main things in life that make him happy - his family, the cricket and his passion for dentistry.

Dr. Kumar is affectionately called the gentle giant by his patients.

Meet Dr. Betty Lisa Matthews

Clinical Director & Senior Dentist - Cosmetic, Reconstructive and Implant Dentistry

After 15 years of practicing dentistry in New Zealand, Betty moved to Melbourne in 2016 and has loved living here ever since. Dr Betty is registered in the broad scope of general dentistry and has special interest in cosmetic, reconstructive and implant dentistry and loves to see her patients' smiles transformed. Outside work, she is a keen traveller who also enjoys hiking, reading and playing scrabble.

You're in good hands with Dr. Betty.

Meet Dr. Aparana

General Dentist

Aparana is passionate about her patient's comfort and best interests. Her gentle nature and calming presence makes anyone feel like they are talking to a friend. In her leisure time, you will find her in a Jujitsu club, a salsa class or hiking.

Dr. Aparana's friendliness puts everyone at ease.

Meet Dr. Gina

Senior Dentist

Gina has special interest in cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry, Invisalign and complex general dentistry. With over 7 years in the field in both rural and metro, she is known for her gentle, caring nature and passion for patients requiring multifaceted care. When she is not in the clinic, you can find her jet skiing the waves, hiking through the mountains and exploring the nooks and cranny of Melbourne for the best and finest cuisines.

Dr. Gina's diverse experience and her warmth is a winning combo.

Meet Dr. Ken

Senior Dentist

Dr. Ken Ho is known for his artistry and excellence across the fields of cosmetic dentistry, orthodontics, dental implants, and full mouth rehabilitation. With over 30 years of experience in the field, he has pioneered innovative and high-quality dental care throughout Australia. Away from the chair, Dr. Ho is an accomplished pilot who loves to explore new cultures through travel and enjoy every experience life has to offer. Come spend some time with him and you will see he is an adventure seeker at heart with a wicked sense of humour.

Dr. Ken never fails to make us laugh!

Meet Jasmine

Hygienist & Oral Therapist

Jasmine is Vogue Dental Studios’ loving and bubbly hygienist. She is passionate about oral health as she goes above and beyond. Jasmine enjoys being out of her comfort zone, and volunteering as a hygienist overseas, as well as undertaking multiple volunteer programs. Her experience has made her very culturally sensitive and aware, as well as the skills to interact with all ages, cultures and backgrounds.

Jasmine's bubbly personality is guaranteed to brighten up your day.

Meet Intan

Chief Executive Officer

I am an appreciator of art, novels and high intensity sports. With a passion for work and a dangerous addiction to tea, I often feel as though there aren’t enough hours in a day. Having worked at Vogue Dental Studios for the past 6 years, there's nothing I love more than seeing all the smile transformations and developing strong friendships with our patients.

Intan Lay oversees all operations at Vogue Dental Studios.

Meet Lia

Practice Manager

I live a very fast-paced life. With four boys at home, a big family and an eventful work schedule, I wouldn’t change what I have for the world. I like to keep busy and I’m always on the move so I can make most of the day.

Lia is a master at taking care of the team's needs.

Meet Michelle

Assistant Practice Manager

I have worked in the dentistry field for 5 years now and don't see myself doing anything else! I love forming friendships with our patients and watching their confidence develop with their own smile journeys and transformations. In my spare time, I love to socialise, find the best brunch spots in Melbourne and spending time with my partner.

Michelle can answer all your questions and more.

Meet Hiba

Projects and Customer Relations Manager

Always seeking positive happy vibes and love making a difference in people’s lives. I enjoy meeting new people and forming quality, life-time friendships. With two little cheeky monkeys at home, a passion for fitness, travel, and socialising; my life is quite a fast-paced one. I have extreme FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out) in life!

Hiba is exceptional at sorting out all the details of your journey.

Meet Maryan

Patient Concierge and Receptionist

I love meeting and greeting patients and love the social aspect of being at the front desk. When I'm not working, I enjoy drawing and painting, catching up with friends over a good meal or doing something adventurous like skydiving! I look forward to being able to re-travel and making unforgettable memories!

Maryan works wonders at our front desk.

Meet Leila

Patient Concierge

I really value creativity and being passionately and positively driven in life, and I adore being in a workplace that encourages that to thrive. I love being able to meet all our patients and create an environment for them which makes them feel comfortable and cared for. When I’m not working, you can find me with my partner and our beautiful golden Bella under the sun with an Aperol spritz in one hand and a paintbrush in the other.

Leila loves to exercise her creativity to make your journey a dream.

Meet Jessica

Clinical Manager and Senior Dental Assistant

I’ve been working as a dental assistant for over 10 years now. I have worked in many different fields of dentistry, but I love nothing more than seeing how confident a patient can be after completing their treatment. When I’m not working, you can find me exercising, cooking or spending time with my partner and my dog Wallace.

Jessica loves helping her patients feel their best.

Meet Carrie

Treatment Coordinator

My biggest passion is helping people become the best version of themselves, I am here to walk our smile makeovers through their journey at Vogue. Having completed my smile makeover journey I'm able to provide first hand advice and relate to you. On the weekends you will find me with my two French bulldogs, sipping champagne and shopping up a storm always with a smile on my face.

Carrie always has a smile to share.

Meet Madalina

Senior Dental Assistant

I have always been moving around Australia ever since I was born. This got me accustomed to the fast-paced dental environment that I currently enjoy working in. Prior to that I completed my Dental Technology Diploma and Cert III in Dental Nursing. I carry a lot of love for all my pets which I consider as my family and hope to one day be able to travel the world with the ones I love.

Madalina is excellent at adapting her skills.

Meet Talany

PA to Dr Dee and Senior Dental Assistant

I love working at Vogue Dental Studios! Becoming a dental nurse has always been an interest of mine. I’ve quickly adapted to the fast pace environment and have grown to love it. When I’m not nursing, I love to explore restaurants around Melbourne and work as freelance makeup artist.

Talany shines in fast-paced environments.

Meet Shreya

Senior Nurse

Dentistry has been a part of my life for almost 7 years. I love the constant challenging environment and I love to see our patients and their transformative smile journey. Outside of work I enjoy going on hikes or cooking.

Shreya is your greatest cheerleader.

Meet Simmi

Dental Nurse

I am someone who always wants to make others feel happy and at ease. I love building new relationships and making sure I create a positive environment for everyone around me. I want to be able to help each patient along their journey in feeling happy and confident with their smile. Outside of work, I love being outdoors and love my fitness; especially running and yoga. I love to travel and love summertime and the beach.

Simmi's positivity is contagious.

Meet Emily

Dental Nurse

I have chosen to become a dental nurse because I have a big heart and I really love to help and care for people. I will go out of my way to make them smile and give them the opportunity to show off their pearly whites. In my spare time, I enjoy to play a tune on my viola or I am on a canvas painting my favourite scene.

Emily goes out of her way to bring a smile to your face.

Meet Sam

Dental Nurse

I have been working as a dental nurse for nearly two years now. I love this industry and wouldn’t change it for the world. I always ensure patients are comfortable and happy in their appointment. When I’m not at work, I’ll either be on a spontaneous adventure, planning my next travel destination or spending time with the people I love.

Sam is passionate about patient comfort.

Meet Tamanna

Dental Nurse

I have always been fond of dentistry. A smile always brightens up the day so it makes me really happy to see those smiles on patients' faces. I go above and beyond to ensure that every patient is comfortable and at ease during their appointment. I have been in this industry for around 3 years and will continue to explore more and more as there is so much to it. Other than dentistry I have interest in health promotion and public health. When I am not working, I would be cooking my favourite meal and enjoying it with my family and friends.

Tamanna always has an aura of ease.

Meet Antonia

Treatment Coordinator

I have loved every moment during my time as a dental assistant and walking patients through their smile makeover journey. There’s nothing more rewarding than seeing a smiling patient at the end of their appointment and guiding them along their treatment. On the days I’m not running around the clinic, you’ll find me running after my very energetic and crazy dogs, Lexie and Hunter!

Antonia's energy will definitely make your day!