Over the past week our team at John Street Dental has had the pleasure of celebrating some of our amazing team members! Cheryl, Faketa, Dr Mia, Dr Min, and Dr Marianna have all celebrated anniversaries working at JSD.
Friday the 19th of August 2022 marked a very special day in our practice here at John Street Dental. Cheryl, our practice manager, celebrated her 30th anniversary working with us.
Cheryl first started her career at JSD in 1992 as a dental assistant and is now our practice manager. Throughout the years she has become an integral part of the company and takes pride in welcoming patients and getting them in to get the help they need. Out side of work, Cheryl enjoys socialising with friends, quilting, travelling, and riding her motorcycle on the weekends. Cheryl has accomplished so much in her time here at JSD and we look forward to many more!
Faketa is our amazing sterilisation nurse and has worked at JSD for 13 years. Faketa first started working with us in 2009 after migrating from Bosnia. She has been an incredible member of the team ensuring all of the instruments are cleaned and sterilised to the highest standard. Faketa enjoys cooking, cleaning and spending time with her daughters.
Dr Mia has celebrated working with JSD for 1 year! Dr Mia general dentist with advanced training in implantology, oral surgery and endodontics. She holds Post Graduate Diploma in Implantology and is currently undertaking specialisation training in endodontics (Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in endodontics) at Griffith University. She also supervises undergraduate dental students at Griffith University.
Dr Mia has a strong passion to provide evidence based and updated dental treatments for her patients. She was awarded Australia Dental Association professional development bursary in recognition of her excellent patient care(2020). Dr Mia is the member of Royal Australasia College of Dental Surgeon (MRACDS), American Association of Endodontics (AAE), Australia Society of Endodontics( ASE) , Australia Dental Association (ADA) and Fellow of Australasia Life Style Medicine. Mia enjoys spending time outdoors, cycling, walking on the beach and working out in the gym.
Dr Min completed her Bachelor of Dental Science with Class I honours at the University of Queensland. Before coming to Brisbane for her studies, she was born in South Korea but grew up in Auckland, New Zealand. Min is a dentist with a gentle and patient-centred approach. She places a strong emphasis on good communication and makes sure that patients understand what is happening throughout their appointments. Min
believes in prevention and maintaining good oral health, and will do her best to be of help. Min can also speak Korean fluently to service those who are more comfortable with speaking Korean. Dr Min enjoys watching netflix, going for scenic walks, and karaoke.
Dr Marianna has also been working at JSD for a year! Marianna graduated overseas, completing her studies in dentistry and in the specialty of prosthodontics in her home country Chile – South America. Following practicing in Chile, Marianna completed her dental research degree at the University of Sydney and qualified as a dentist in
Australia. Her experience as a University clinical instructor and in private practice both overseas and
in Australia brings a well-rounded set of dentistry skills to the team. With an eye for detail, Marianna
provides excellence in her treatments combining function and aesthetics. Marianna focuses in
restoring unhealthy dentition and overall oral health by applying the latest techniques, minimising
intervention to achieve longer lasting outcomes. Dr Marianna enjoys family time, cooking new recipes, ergonomics, aqua exercises.
To book in with our amazing team at John Street Dental, call us on 07 32844281 or book online at www.johnstreetdental.com