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Feel safe in the hands of our friendly dentists in Southport

Our professional team of dentists ensure that all patients have a relaxed experience at Southport Dental. Putting your individual needs first ensures that you will feel immediately at ease in our care.

Whatever dental treatment you require, from a simple check-up to the most complex cosmetic procedure, our friendly dentists will make you feel like part the of the Southport Dental family.

Located in Southport on the Gold Coast, our dentists are supported by a capable and committed team who genuinely care about your oral health and giving you many reasons to smile.

Dr. Ben Tseng

BDSc (HONS) Queensland 2003
Fellowship in Implant Dentistry, Miami University
Fellowship of International Congress of Oral

Southport dental Dentist

Dr Ben Tseng grew up in Queensland, attending schools in Brisbane before graduating in 2003 from the University of Queensland with honours.

Moved to Gold Coast since 2008, chances are he will stay here until his retirement!!!

As a computer nerd, he enjoys using CAD/CAM to design and guide implant placement, as well as using computer to design and make same day crown work.

Dr Edward Wu

BDSc Melbourne 2002
Fellowship in Implant Dentistry,
Miami University

Southport dental Dentist

Once completing his early years of education in New Zealand, Dr Edward Wu moved to Australia in 1996 and graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2002. Dr Edward Wu is always keen to explore the latest techniques in dentistry, including soft tissue laser, cosmetic porcelain crown and bridge work, and using injectable muscle relaxants for grinding and clenching.

In his spare time, Dr Edward Wu enjoys watching movies.

Dr Dan Allan

B.Sc (UNSW), BDent Sydney 2006
Grad. Dip. Clin. Dent (Oral Surgery) UWA

Southport dental Dentist

Dr Dan Allan grew up in country Victoria and after graduating school joined the Royal Australian Navy. After 7 years of travel and adventure he decided that he needed to grow up and set his sights in becoming a dentist. He graduated from the University of Sydney in 2006 and continued working with the Navy as a general dentist.

Dr Dan Allan has a keen interest in oral surgery and trauma. In 2011 he completed a Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Oral Surgery) at the University of WA and then consolidated these skills in hospitals in Darwin and Sydney.

Jenny Wan

Oral Health Therapist 

Southport dental Dentist

Jenny was born in Taiwan and moved to Australia in 2004. She finished her secondary education on the Gold Coast and graduated from the University of Melbourne studying Bachelor of Oral Health in 2011. Jenny has always been passionate about providing dental care to both children and adults, enjoys dental volunteer work and oral health promotion. Jenny is interested in further studying Myofunctional Therapy, Sleep Disorders (Sleep Apnoea) and Children’s Dentistry.

In Jenny’s spare time she is either off on adventurous trips in a hired camper van or taking photos/ videos with her camera.

Kristi Sinclair


Southport dental Dentist

Kristi grew up in Ballina and moved to the Gold Coast 20 years ago. She has been in the dental industry for 13 years, and started out as a nurse for Dr Tony Swadling.
After finding her passion in preventative dentistry, Kristi decided to study Hygiene at Griffith University and graduated in 2007.

She has since moved to London for 3 years to work and travel and was lucky enough to travel to places such as Germany, Egypt, Spain, South America and France. Since returning home, Kristi has settled back into Gold Coast life and spends her spare time at the beach.

Sharnee Chapman


Southport dental Dentist

Sharnee was raised in a small country town on the mid-North Coast in NSW. She has 2 beautiful girls aged 4 and 6. Sharnee first started in a dental surgery aged 17, with over 15 years of familiarity and experience Sharnee graduated from the University of Newcastle in January 2010. Apart from work, she likes to keep fit and healthy by enjoying a diversity of sports and recreation such as cycling and surfing.

She also shows a great interest in cars and one day would like to learn how to fly a plane. Most of all she thrives on quality time with family whilst remaining passionate and dedicated to her career.

Linh Le

Oral Health Therapist

Southport dental

Linh grew up in Brisbane and graduated with her Bachelor of Oral Health with Distinction from the University of Central Queensland. She brings to her patients over 10 years of experience in the dental industry. She takes pride in her clinical work and is always committed to providing genuine care, empathy and advice to her patients, so they can achieve a healthy smile.

Outside of work Linh enjoys travelling, nature and baking.

Matthew Tesoriero

Oral Health Therapist 

Southport dental dentist

Matthew was born in Sydney but relocated to the Gold Coast at a young age. He graduated in 2002 from the University of Queensland and did rural service in Townsville for 1 year. He thoroughly enjoyed working in the western indigenous communities..

Matthew then moved back to the Gold Coast and has been servicing the Gold Coast oral health needs for 14 years now.

In his spare time Matthew enjoys training for marathons and triathlons or gardening on his property.

Call us today on 07 5532 3680 to book an appointment at our friendly dental practice!