BDS (Otago), Dentist
Dr. Peter Wu graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Otago University, New Zealand in 2015. Following his graduation from University he worked in a private practice in Hamilton, New Zealand for two years where he had valuable experience working with dental specialists before relocating in January, 2018 to Access Dental Services, Toowoomba.
Taking pride in his commitment to listen and understand the needs of every patient, he strives to provide the best treatment possible in each and every situation. Believing in the fundamental need for universal health care for all children, Dr. Wu has previously volunteered to provided dental treatment for children from orphanages and villages in rural Cambodia, where access to dental care is very limited. In his spare time Peter is passionate about photography, hiking, and travelling.
BOHDsc GradDip (Griffith), Dentist
Having grown up in Queensland, Dr Jacky Fa qualified for a Graduate Diploma of Dentistry from Griffith University in 2015. Dr Jacky Fa spent a couple of years working in the private dental sector on the Gold Coast and then in Melbourne CBD where he had the privilege to work alongside skilled colleagues and specialists.
In 2020, Dr Jacky Fa brought his experience and passion for dentistry here in Toowoomba where he joined the team at Access Dental Services. He enjoys taking a multi-faceted approach to dentistry that considers all aspects of clinical treatment to achieve optimal results. To continue to provide the best treatment for all his patients, he keeps himself up to date with the latest dental procedures by attending professional development courses. Currently, Dr Fa is undertaking a three-year course that integrates sleep dentistry and airway analysis in modern-day orthodontics. Most importantly, he understands that dental treatment can be quite daunting for patients. He takes care to spend time to educate and explain procedures so that his patients are comfortable and at ease.
BDSc (Qld), Dentist
Dr Anderson Wong graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Science (Honours) from University of Queensland. Access Dental Services were able to obtain Dr Wong’s services from 2020. Dr Wong enjoys working on building relationships with his patients and strives to deliver the best dental treatment tailored to each patients’ needs. He prides in making sure that every patient is completely relaxed and comfortable during their treatment. Dr Wong is diligent in attending professional development courses as well as keeping abreast of the latest in dental technology. Dr Wong is interested in all aspects of dentistry including endodontics, cosmetics and restorative dentistry. Outside of dentistry, he loves cooking and exploring new cuisines, music, travelling and working out.
DDS (Melbourne), Dentist
Dr. Pauline Pham graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Melbourne in 2014. After graduating from University, she spent a few years working in practices across metropolitan and regional Victoria. Dr. Pham enjoys various aspects of general dentistry, particularly preventive care, restorative, and aesthetic dentistry.
In 2019, Dr. Pauline Pham relocated to Toowoomba and joined Access Dental Services. Dr. Pham is passionate about providing patient centred and high quality dental care. She takes the time to listen and understand the needs of every patient. With a calm and gentle chair-side manner, Dr. Pham strives to make dental visits as comfortable as possible for her patients. Dr. Pham is a member of the Australian Dental Association (ADA) and continues to update her knowledge through continuing professional development courses.
In her spare time, Pauline enjoys reading, trying new coffee spots, hiking, and spending time with her family.
BDS (Otago), Dentist
Dr Hanna Lee grew up in New Zealand, and graduated with Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Otago University in 2009. She began practising in Sydney and developed expertise in a wide range of areas in dentistry including orthodontics and implant surgery. Having had a lot of dental treatments from a young age, Dr Lee is passionate about preventative care and helping her patients recognise their dental problems early on. She is calm and gentle in nature, and strives to make her patients feel at ease when receiving dental treatments.
Dr Lee and her family have moved to Toowoomba for a slower pace of life after 10 years in Sydney. In her spare time, she enjoys growing vegetables in her backyard with her husband and their two young children.
BOHDsc MDent (Griffith), Dentist
Dr Nishay Ratanjee graduated with a Master of Dentistry from Griffith University. Originally from New Zealand, Dr Ratanjee moved to Brisbane where he completed high school before attending University on the Gold Coast. During this time, he has participated in volunteer opportunities in Sri Lanka and enjoys developing meaningful relationships with patients and colleagues from all walks of life.
Dr Ratanjee strives to deliver quality dental care with a gentle approach, ensuring that his patients are as comfortable as possible. He is passionate about all areas of dentistry, with special interests in oral surgical and general restorative procedures. He is always looking at ways to further develop his skills as he grows his career. In his spare time, Nishay enjoys soccer, golf and travelling.
BDSc (Hon.I) UQ, Dentist
Dr Veronika Valena graduated the University of Queensland Dental School with first class honours and as a class Valedictorian in 2002. She then accompanied her husband to Far North Queensland where she continued to develop her clinical skills and gained valuable experience in both public and private dental practices. In 2004, Dr Valena and her family returned to Brisbane, where she continued to work in a private dental clinic, while also serving as a Forensic Dental Officer at the Forensic and Scientific Services at QE II Hospital. In 2007, Veronika joined Neil Street Dental Surgery where she was mentored by Dr Kerry Milne and undergone further training and education in areas of crown and bridge and root canal therapy. In 2011, Dr Valena was invited to join Herries Street Dental Surgery, which became her home for the next ten years. During that time, and under the kind tutelage of Dr Michael Wilsen, she has graduated from the Progressive Orthodontic Seminars and the Invisalign program, gaining invaluable skills and knowledge in the field of child and adult orthodontics. In early 2021, Dr Valena brought her expertise and passion for dentistry to Access Dental Services. Dr Valena is committed to continued professional development and is a proud member of the Toowoomba branch of the Australian Dental Association as well as the Australian Society for Special Care in Dentistry. In her spare time, Dr Valena contributes to the next generation of young dentists through the University of Queensland Career Mentoring Program. Veronika is a passionate runner and a triathlete and has represented Australia at the 70.3 Ironman World Championships in Mt. Tremblant, Canada. Veronika is also a voracious reader and speaks Czech, Russian and some German.