Meet our friendly team of dental professionals

We take pride in our unique and talented team, who are ready to provide cutting edge service for all your dental needs. Read on and discover more about the smiling faces you’ll be sure to see at our Edwardes clinics.

Dr Ritu Tomar


Dr Ritu completed her studies overseas and then appeared for her exam of Australian Dental Council passing it in first attempt with flying colours. She has an extensive and varied experience, having worked for a number of years at various urban community dental clinics and remote areas as well.

Dr. Ritu believes dentistry can be done with minimal discomfort to the patients. Her gentle hands and clam nature wins the trust of many nervous and unsettling patients. She specialises in cosmetic dentistry and smile enhancement. Ritu keeps her skills up to date with the latest technique and materials in all areas of dentistry. She is also a member of Australian Dental Association and is accredited by the Dental Board of Australia.

Ritu in her leisure time enjoys playing with her daughter and cooking. She is very fond of kids and get along with them very easily. Being a mother of a lovely daughter, she understands the tight schedule parents follow and helps families to attend clinic at their convenient time. Kids just love her.


Dr Jenifa Ferdous


Since completion of the Australian Dental Certificate (ADC) exam in 2008, Dr Jenifa has had extensive experience in various community dental clinics along with private dental clinics in Melbourne. She has also been working in children dentistry, which she enjoys the most, for the past four years. She is confident in all aspects of general dentistry.

Her patients see her as a very kind, caring, and gentle dentist. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, reading books, and other creative work. She also likes to get involved in social work, community events, etc. She speaks fluent English, Bengali and also a little bit of Hindi.


Dr Nihal Rao


Dr Nihal Rao graduated alongside a Bachelor of Dental Science at Charles Sturt University in 2019.

Nihal understands the evolutionary and ever-changing nature of dentistry and thereby focuses on continuing to diversify his craft through professional CPD training.

His repertoire of skills as a practicing dentist in Reservoir includes oral surgery, root canal treatment and surgical extraction. Aside from the technical aspect, Dr Rao enjoys meeting new faces, interacting with patients whilst establishing good rapport with them through open communication and deliberation.

Furthermore, he is a fellow member of the Australian Dental Association. Aside from dentistry, Nihal is a keen follower of sports, swimming and DIY technology project


Dr. Thomas Lim (Tom)


Dr. Thomas Lim (Tom) graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) and Bachelor of Science (BSc). Through working across metropolitan and rural practices, Tom believes that oral health is a collaborative effort between both the dental team and patients themselves in order to achieve a smile they can show off with confidence. He focuses on communication to ensure patients are comfortable and relaxed in the dental setting, and providing an individualised experience for everyone.
While enjoying all aspects of dentistry, Tom has particular interest in cosmetic and restorative dentistry, and oral surgery. He is also a member of Australian Dental Association and is accredited by the Dental Board of Australia. Outside of the clinic, Tom enjoys bouldering, experimenting in the kitchen, and spending time with friends and family.

Tejveer Shishodia


Tej is a highly qualified I.T professional who completed his Bachelors overseas from a renowned University and came to Australia to pursue higher Education. He Completed his Masters in Information & Communication Technology from La Trobe University and is a certified Networks Engineer. Tej served for many multinational companies as an I.T consultant and decided to establish a business. His extensive knowledge about client requirements, solutions and implementations have boosted the operations of Edwardes Street Dental. He is extremely patient focused and doesn’t hesitate to go out the line to help patients of our clinic achieve their desired results for any treatment.

Tej is an amateur boxer and is trained in MMA. He is fitness crazy, loves to attend Gym and do his training for Jiu jitsu and boxing in his free time.




Iesha is Front face of clinic and she places a strong emphasis on ensuring every patient is comfortable and relaxed while visiting the dentist, thoroughly discussing all treatment options to ensure the best outcomes. She is passionate about educating patients and seeing long term improvements in her patient’s dental health and wellbeing. Outside of dentistry, Iesha loves trying new foods, travelling and spending time with friends and family.




Gurleen is Compassionate and excellent dental assistant with Certification and experience in all major dental procedures. She has consistently received positive customer satisfaction reviews and is highly skilled in Filling’s procedures, RCT’s and extractions. Children loves to have a chat with her because of her loving nature.




Emily is a certified dental assistant with proven track record of providing expert assistance to dentists and other professionals. She is very passionate about state-of-art Dental care and support holistic patient growth and recovery from oral health conditions and procedures. Outside of Dentistry, she enjoys spending time with her loving family and hit gym.




Kiranjeet is team oriented and dedicated Dental Assistant with 3+ years’ experience and comprehensive background in providing support to professional dentists and competent services to patients in fast paced dental clinic. She loves to roam around in her free time and visit Victoria’s countryside.