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.

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Cheryl Hooper (Practice Manager)

“I’ve been with John Street Dental for 29 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.

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Faketa Hamzic (Sterilisation Nurse)

“Dr Peter provided me with a great opportunity 12 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.

deb 2 Debbie Jenkins (Senior 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

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“I started as a junior assistant here back in 1995. John Street has really been a home away from home for me these past 26 years and allowed me to become a highly knowledgeable and reliable DA.”

Nickname: Heid

Favourite Aspects: Helping patients out of pain

Hobbies: stain glass sculpture, socialising

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Jodi Booth (2IC)

“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.

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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.

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Taylah De-Gaetano (Dental Assistant)

“Whilst only joining the team in February 2021, I feel as though I have fit right into the John Street Dental family. They have welcomed me with open arms and smiles all round while helping me find my feet. At the same time as completing my certification in Dental Assisting, I discovered my passion for dentistry. I am beyond grateful for the opportunity to pursue my degree whilst still working and contributing to the profession.’

 Nickname: Tay Tay

 Favourite Aspects: Having a chat with our lovely patients and there is always something new to learn.

 Hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, painting and shopping.


Faith Andrew (Dental Assistant)

“I am from Sudan in Africa and I enjoy helping others with their dental phobias. I have been working as a Dental Assistant for 2 years and I love it.’

 Nickname: Faith

 Favourite Aspects: I really enjoy meeting patients and working with them to put them at ease.

 Hobbies: Going to the gym, studying, travelling and hanging out with friends and family.

222Mahip Joshi (Dental Assistant)

“While working as a dentist in Nepal for three years, I came to Australia to work as an Australian dentist. I’m currently preparing for my ADC exams. I’m so happy to start as a dental assistant at JSD and hope I’ll live up to the expectations or even exceed those.”

 Nickname: MJ

 Favourite Aspects: The feeling after re-establishing the smiles of the patients.

 Hobbies: Watching sports and movies.

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Numera Nawaz (Dental Assistant)

“I have recently joined the warm and welcoming team at John Street Dental. I am very passionate about performing to my absolute best and I look forward to helping patients create a beautiful smile.’

 Nickname: Numera

 Favourite Aspects: Helping patients through their dental anxieties and seeing their bright and satisfied smiles.

 Hobbies: Travelling, playing golf and watching movies.


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.