After graduating as a dentist in the year 1997, Dr Saurabh worked in private practice for many years. He arrived in Australia to pursue his career further in dentistry and received his Australian Dental Council Accreditation.
Saurabh and his team envision to provide high quality dental care which is cost effective and easily accessible to his patients. He enjoys all aspects of general dentistry with restorative, prosthodontics and smile improvement with Invisalign as his special interest. He has special rapport with kids and, in order to provide quality dentistry, he always keeps himself up to date with continuing education programmes.
Ensuring patients are comfortable during their dental treatment is very important to Dr Lama. He will take the time to answer all your questions and explain the range of options available so you can make an informed decision about your oral health and smile.
During his time off from Smile Craft Dental, Saurabh enjoys travel, Indian cuisine, cricket and spending time with his family.
Dr Pooja Lama received a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 1998 and worked in private practice for seven years before moving to Australia in 2006 and received her Australian Dental Council Accreditation in 2006. Pooja enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and takes the time to listen to her patient’s expectations and explains procedures so they are completely comfortable about their treatment.
Dr Lama receives great satisfaction from helping a patient achieve the beautiful, healthy smile they have always desired. Good health for Pooja is all about healthy habits. She believes in prevention rather than cure and finding time to keep fit physically, mentally and socially is very important.
Away from Smile Craft Dental, Pooja likes to spend time with her husband and two children and enjoys travelling.
Dr Pavan Bellubi graduated in 2008 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from the College of Dental Science, RGUHS University Bangalore, India. Prior to joining the team at Smile Craft Dental, Pavan was a Dental Officer with the Indian Army Dental Corps and was an associate dentist at several dental clinics before moving to Australia.
Pavan is committed to continuing education and is a keen learner. He always keeps himself up to date with continuing education courses.
A passionate and dedicated dentist, Dr Bellubbi is focused on ensuring his patients are relaxed and comfortable at all times throughout their appointment. He has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry to help patients achieve their perfect smile and paediatric dentistry, helping children become excited and enthusiastic about their oral health.
Away from Smile Craft Dental, Pavan enjoys playing soccer and cricket, listening to music, reading adventure stories and when time permits, travelling to new places.
Dr Stephen Taylor is originally from the UK and graduated from Newcastle University with his Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2015. After gaining experience as an Associate Dentist we were delighted when Dr Taylor joined our dental practice in 2016. Like everyone here at Smile Craft Dental, he is dedicated to furthering his skills and abilities through continuing education.
Dr Taylor is extremely hard working, ensuring his patients receive only the very best dental care. His gentle and calm demeanour is particularly soothing for anxious patients and Dr Taylor is great at helping younger children feel at ease. As a caring dentist, Dr Taylor likes getting to know his patients, building long-term relationships based on mutual trust and respect.
Away from dentistry, Dr Taylor is an avid football fan, having played the game since childhood. He also enjoys a game of golf, tennis and rugby.
You can contact our Newcastle practice on (02) 4048 0882. It is located at Elermore Shopping Centre, 137 Croudace Road, Elermore Vale NSW 2287.
You can contact our Tuncurry practice on (02) 6555 8989. It is located at 2/25 Manning St, Tuncurry NSW 2428.
You can contact our Wingham practice on (02) 6553 0220. It is located at 1/101 Isabella St, Wingham NSW 2429.