The Best & Affordable Dental Services in Docklands, Australia.
717 Bourke Street, Docklands, VIC 3008
A friendly team delivering Superior Dental Care

The Best Dentists | Southern Cross Smiles

Dr. Ruchika Sharma

Dr Ruchika Sharma is the principal dentist at our clinic who has extensive experience as a clinician in both public and private sectors. She has special interests in orthodontics (metal braces and Invisalign) and cosmetic dentistry. Dr Ruchika has done numerous professional development courses in orthodontics and cosmetic procedures including Veneers, Snap-on Smile and Invisalign to keep herself at forefront of what is the latest and greatest that modern dentistry has to offer. She combines this with her compassionate and gentle approach to delivery exemplary dental care to all her patients. In her spare time she loves to explore the various culinary wonders in Melbourne, painting and spend time with her cat.

Mr. Gaurav Bhardwaj

The practice manager is a management post-graduate and passionate in ensuring that the epitome of service levels are delivered and achieved in patient care at Southern Cross Smiles. He ensure that the whole team of clinicians, support staff and management work in tandem and have a synergistic effect in delivering superior dental care to all our patients. In his spare time he enjoys cooking, TV and the great Australian outdoors. MBA (Master of Business Administration)– Griffith University Graduate Certificate in e-commerce – Deakin University

Dr. Fiona Lo

Dentist, BHsc (Dent)/MDent

Fiona is a caring dentist who prides herself on providing high quality care to patients of all ages. She brings a calm and gentle approach to dental care that will help you feel at ease in the chair.
Fiona enjoys providing treatments in all aspects of dentistry, especially root canal treatments and kid’s dentistry. She is passionate about long term planning for her patients and helping them improve and maintain their oral health. Fiona likes to keep up to date in the dental field by attending regular dental courses so she can help patients achieve the optimal outcome. Outside of dentistry she loves taking her dog to the beach, catching the latest flicks in cinemas and exploring Melbourne’s food scene.

Dr. Sean Hogan

Dr Sean Hogan graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Melbourne in 1995, and continued his education being awarded a Primary Fellowship from the Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in 1996, followed by a Full Fellowship in 2000. Since 2015 he has been an accredited member of the Australian Society of Implant Dentistry and a member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. With a keen interest and passion in oral surgery, Sean restricted his practice some years ago to surgery, including extractions and implant dentistry. Credentialed at several private hospitals throughout the State, he also conducts regular surgical dental lists under general anaesthesia. When Sean is not working, he enjoys gardening and spending time with his young family.

Nidhi Yadav

Front Office Co-Ordinator/Dental Assistant 
My name is Nidhi and I am a Dental Assistant/Nurse at Southern Cross Smiles. I am quite cheerful and highly dedicated and responsible professional. I like talking to our patients and converting their fears into an exciting experience.

Carmen Cuenca

Dental Assistant
Carmen is a passionate and experienced dental nurse who has been working in dentistry since 2012. She obtained an overseas qualification as a dentist in her home country. Her goal is to provide a pleasant, efficient, and welcoming environment for patients and dentists. Paying close attention to details to guarantee each patient’s dental appointment is as enjoyable as possible. She loves oral surgery and invasive treatments. Outside of the job, she enjoys reading the Bible, dancing, and cooking with her younger sister! She is fluent in English and Spanish (Native).


Dental Assistant
I’m Kirandeep and I am a dental assistant/ Nurse at Southern Cross Smiles. I am fairly excited to follow a path in the career of dentistry and become a dental nurse. I consider myself as an extrovert, being friendly and someone who approaches everything with passion and enthusiasm, with the willingness to contribute as well as I really like to communicate with patients and make an effort for them to have a cheerful experience with us.

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