Dr. Aaron Cheng

Originally from Taiwan with a Pharmaceutical background, Aaron completed his studies at The University of Melbourne, graduating in the late 90’s before partnering Nathan as a practice principal in growing Gladstone Park Dental into the quality modern clinic it is today.

Aaron is the consummate professional clinician enjoys helping his patients with all aspects of restorative dentistry. He is particularly passionate with the technical challenges of root canal therapy (Endodontics).

Outside of his time at Gladstone Park Dental, Aaron the devoted family man, can often be found chasing after his two kids and enjoys following his beloved New York Yankees in the American Baseball League.

Dr. Branko Krstic

Dr Branko Krstic qualified as a dentist in South Africa from the University of Witwatersrand in 1997. He practiced in South Africa for several years before moving to the UK where he worked for 15 years in both the NHS and Private sector and then relocated to Australia.

He has extensive experience in all aspects of dentistry including Prosthodontics and Endodontics and has a particular interest in cosmetic dentistry, including full smile makeovers and is committed to helping nervous patients overcome their dental fears through general anaesthetic and sedation so they can receive the treatment they need.

Branko enjoys interacting with people and creating personalised treatment plans. His approach to dentistry is a fusion of art and science, which provides the opportunity to rebuild and restore a smile that has been lost. Dr Krstic likes to use visual aids (X-rays and photos), which enables his patients to become completely involved in creating their treatment plan, at a pace that suits them.

Dr. Alex Kaufman

Dr Alex graduated from the University of Sydney with a Masters of Dental Science and is a dentist here at Gladstone Park Dental

Highly skilled, he founded this practice over 20 years ago with the famous catchphrase “We Cater For Cowards”.

He is proficient in all aspects of aesthetic dentistry such as implants, crowns and bridges as well as minor oral surgery including wisdom teeth extractions and endodontics.

Dr Alex is a member of the Australian Dental Association. An interesting bit of trivia about Dr Alex, is that he previously won a Commonwealth Silver Medal representing Australia in Fencing at the 1970 British Commonwealth Games in Scotland.

Dr. Darren Dizon

Originally from Sydney, Darren completed his studies at the University of Melbourne and practiced in rural and regional NSW before returning to Melbourne and joining the team at Gladstone Park Dental.

Darren is a caring and gentle dentist who is passionate about his work. He adopts a patient-centred approach where he will take the time to collaborate with the patient to tailor a treatment plan that is right for them. While Darren enjoys all aspects of dentistry, he is particularly interested in working with children to restore teeth and develop good habits for the future.

Outside of Dentistry, Darren can often be found exploring Melbourne’s vibrant food scene or at local markets searching for ingredients for his next big project in the kitchen.

Dr. Mary Hieu Dang

Dr. Mary Hieu Dang is a graduate of the University of Melbourne, having first completed a Bachelor of Science before qualifying as a Doctor of Dental Surgery.

A firm believer in patient-centric treatment, Mary has a passion for working together with patients to achieve the best possible outcomes while maintaining a relaxed and comfortable environment.

Mary’s friendly personality also makes her a favourite with children and those who feel anxious in the dental chair. Mary enjoys practicing all avenues of dentistry, with a particular interest in preventative and restorative treatments.

Outside of dentistry, Mary loves baking up a storm at home and exploring Melbourne’s vibrant food scene.