Altona Gate Dental - Every smile is precious

Dr Peter zafiropoulos, Dentist Altona Gate Dental Dr Peter Zafiropoulos

Dr Peter Zafiropoulos grew up in Altona North, within walking distance from Altona Gate Dental. He is proud to be a local boy and loves the Western Suburbs of Melbourne. He completed his Dental Science Degree at Melbourne University in 1988 and opened Altona Gate dental in 1993, achieving his dream of establishing his own dental practice in his home town. He is very passionate about his dentistry and enjoys studying and implementing new advances in his field and incorporating them into his practice. He has successfully completed several postgraduate courses in Orthodontics, Implant Dentistry, Crown and Bridge and Restorative Dentistry. Peter is also a member of the Australia Dental Association. He is a proud father of five children and yes, he constantly needs to remind them to brush their teeth on a daily basis! He has a wonderful ability at making children feel comfortable in the treatment room and educating them on the importance of caring for their teeth.

Dr Jonathan Teoh, DentistDr Kevin Nguyen                                            
Born and raised in the Western Suburbs, he is very passionate about his home town. He is a graduate of the School of Dentistry.
Kevin believes in providing comprehensive dental care, and has a particular interest in Crown and Bridge work and Root Canal Treatment. Kevin is a member of the Australian Dental Association.

Carmen Cham Oral hygienist / Oral therapistCarmen Cham, 
Oral Health Therapist

Carmen graduated in 2007 with a Diploma in Oral Health Therapy.  She is very passionate about supporting her clients of all ages in improving and maintaining their dental health. She is crucial in the role of prevention and control of dental caries and gum disease. Her friendly, caring nature instantly makes her clients feel welcome and her extensive knowledge on Oral Hygiene Education is beneficial for all ages. 
Children love to see Carmen as she is very friendly and funny too!

charity Zafiropoulos Practice manager
Charity Zafiropoulos

Charity has been with Altona Gate Dental since its beginnings in 1993 and you can find her at our front desk assisting patients or visiting kindergartens and schools in her tooth fairy costume- a role she truly treasures. She is very proud of Altona Gate Dental and the genuine warm and caring service we provide to families all over Melbourne.
Having 5 children of her own, she understands the importance of finding a reliable and honest dentist who is very gentle and patient with children.

krystal Hinga Dental Nurse Krystal Hinga

Krystal is our Senior member at Altona Gate Dental and we are very proud of her achievements.
She embraces our belief that visiting a dentist should be a pleasant experience and strives to help every patient feel comfortable and relaxed. Krystal lives locally and is a proud mother of a son. Her genuine calm and caring nature will ensure you are comfortable and enjoy your dental visit.