Meet our team in Redcliffe

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) Redcliffe

Cheryl Hooper (Practice Manager)

“I’ve been with John Street Dental for 25 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!”

 Nickname: Cheryl

 Favourite Aspects: Hilarious comments from patients!

 Hobbies: Quilting, Squash, Glass of wine with friends.

Faketa Hamzic (Sterilisation Nurse) RedcliffeFaketa 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.”

 Nickname: Fakeet

 Favourite Aspects: Getting rid of clutter!

 Hobbies: Cooking, Cleaning and helping my daughters.

Debbie Jenkins (Dental Assistant) Redcliffe

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.”

Nickname: Deb

 Favourite Aspects: Positive and relaxed environment

 Hobbies: Outdoor activities like camping and bushwalks, First grandchild

Valentia Alesi (Dental Assistant) Redcliffe

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.”

Nickname: Tina

Favourite Aspects: Professional and caring staff and dentists

Interests: My dogs Hercules and Abby

Heidee Monteith (Dental Assistant) Redcliffe

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 20 years and allowed me become a highly knowledgeable and reliable DA.”

Nickname: Heid

Favourite Aspects: Helping patients out of pain

Hobbies: stain glass sculpture, socialising

Monica Kiross (Dental Assistant)

Monica Kiross (Dental Assistant)

“Monica brings over 15 years experience to JSD. She thoroughly enjoys working with people and helping patients feel welcome and comfortable in this environment.”

Nickname: Monica

Favourite Aspects: Monica enjoys working with all dentists and learning new things.

Hobbies: Baking, Walking, Cruising with her husband and 3 teenage daughters.

Jodi Booth (Dental Assistant)

Jodi Booth (Dental Assistant)

“Jodi is a mum of three rugby crazy boys. When she is not running around after the boys she enjoys gardening and climbing Mt Ngungun.”

Nickname: Jodie

Favourite Aspects: Helping patients through their dental anxiety and see them come out with a different outlook.

Hobbies: Gardening, cooking, swimming and going to the movies.


Isabella Maier (Dental Assistant)

“I’ve been working as a Dental Assistant for 18 months and its the best job I have ever had. I have recently joined John Street Dental and love working here already!.”

Nickname: Bee

Favourite Aspects: Meeting new people and helping them through their dental anxieties.

Hobbies: Shopping, going to the movies and spending time with my two children.


Shalini Thandra (Dental Assistant)

“I am so privileged to join the John Street Dental team. I completed my certificate III in Dental Assisting and I love my career as a DA. I also completed my masters in Health Services Management from Griffith University”

Nickname: Shalz

Favourite Aspects: Learning new things each day and working alongside a friendly team.

Hobbies: Cooking, shopping, meeting new people and spending time with family.



Judy Bradshaw (Dental Assistant)

“I am excited to be back in the dental field to be able to help others and do a job I love.”

 Nickname: Jude

 Favourite Aspects: working with a great bunch of people in a friendly environment

 Hobbies: Spending time with my daughter or relaxing with a book.



We take the time to listen to your concerns and provide you with all the information you need so you can make the right decision for your oral health.


Our team of accomplished dentists at John Street Dental Redcliffe makes receiving dental care a pleasant experience.


To schedule a consultation appointment, discuss treatment options, dental plans or ask advice, contact our friendly team.