The dentists at John Street Dental are supported by a team of dedicated and passionate people who are proud of the work they do and the difference they make to our patient’s lives.
Cheryl Hooper (Practice Manager)
“I’ve been with John Street Dental for 20 years and have had the pleasure of welcoming patients and getting them in to get the help they need. Some patients started coming back in 1976!”
Favourite Aspects: Hilarious comments from patients!
Hobbies: Quilting, Squash, Glass of wine with friends.
Faketa Hamzic (Sterilisation Nurse)
“Dr Peter provided me with a great opportunity 4 years ago to become a part of the John Street Dental team. Having migrated from Bosnia I was deeply grateful for this chance and enjoy keeping the instruments and JSD facility sterilised to the highest standards.”
Favourite Aspects: Getting rid of clutter!
Hobbies: Cooking, Cleaning and helping my daughters.
Belinda Terry (Senior Dental Assistant)
“Having lived in Redcliffe my whole life I wanted to work locally so applied for a trainee position at John Street Dental in 2009. Since that time I have enjoyed working with Dr Andrew and continually learning about new dental materials, treatments and working with our new technology.”
Favourite Aspects: The relaxed work environment, learning new things.
Hobbies: Cooking (especially baking)
Debbie Jenkins (Dental Assistant)
I have joined John Street Dental recently with 25 years’ experience as a DA on Bribie Island. I’ve found it a great working environment and am enjoying it.”
Favourite Aspects: Positive and relaxed environment
Hobbies: Outdoor activities like camping and bushwalks, First grandchild
Peta Hooper (Front Desk & Dental Assistant)
“I started in the Dental industry at John Street dental in 2006 where I was a trainee doing my certificate III in Dental Assisting. I then completed my Certificate IV in Dental Assisting Radiography. I have returned to John Street Dental as the team are great to work with, we’re like a big family.”
Favourite Aspects: Friendly fun staff, seeing people who are nervous and unsure leave relieved and happy
Interests: My three children, gardening and doing nails
Valentia Alesi (Dental Assistant)
“I started at John Street Dental as a trainee in 2007 and went on to complete my certificate III in Dental Assisting. I take great pride in working at John Street Dental and feel very privileged to be a member of our professional practice and to work alongside great dentists.”
Favourite Aspects: Professional and caring staff and dentists
Interests: My dogs Hercules and Abby
Heidee Monteith (Dental Assistant)
“I started as a junior assistant here back in 1995. John Street has really been a home away from home for me these past 18 years and allowed me become a highly knowledgeable and reliable DA.”
Favourite Aspects: Helping patients out of pain
Hobbies: stain glass sculpture, socialising
Rhys (Dental Assistant)
“John Street Dental has an amazing team of talented Dentists and Dental Assistants which I have the pleasure of working with every day.”
Favourite Aspects: Panda Punch Fluoride
Hobbies: Woodworking, Photo shoots and film making
Anna (Dental Assistant)
“I was given the opportunity in 2015 to complete my certificate 3 in Dental Assisting by the JSD team and I am very excited to continue my career at John Street Dental.”
Favourite Aspects: Learning new skills everyday
Hobbies: Board games and cooking