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 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!”
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 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.”
Favourite Aspects: Getting rid of clutter!
Hobbies: Cooking, Cleaning and helping my daughters.
”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
“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.”
Favourite Aspects: Helping patients out of pain
Hobbies: stain glass sculpture, socialising
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.”
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!.”
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.
“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.
“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.’
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.
“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.”
Favourite Aspects: The feeling after re-establishing the smiles of the patients.
Hobbies: Watching sports and movies.
“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.’
Favourite Aspects: Helping patients through their dental anxieties and seeing their bright and satisfied smiles.
Hobbies: Travelling, playing golf and watching movies.