Shazia

Hope Island Dental Assistant

Shazia was born in India and raised in the middle east. She then moved to India to do her bachelor of dental surgery and worked in private clinics for 4 years. She relocated to Australia in 2015 and only recently moved to the gold coast.

Shazia currently completed her certificate III in dental assisting and is also studying to obtain her dental license here in Australia.

Shazia loves working in the dental industry and helping patients have a positive experience. When she isn’t working, she can be found spending time with her daughter and exploring the beautiful places if the Gold Coast.

Tia

Tia

Hope Island Dental Assistant

Tia was born and raised in Greater London, England.

She completed and obtained her certificate III in Dental Assisting January this year and came on board with us late February.

Tia loves working in the dental industry and helping patients have an enjoyable experience with their treatments.

In her free time, Tia enjoys going to the gym, being active, and spending time with friends and family.

Jayana

Jayana

Hope Island Dental Assistant

Jayana was born and raised on the Gold Coast.

She completed her Cert III in Dental Assisting in January 2017 and has been in the dental industry for over 4 years.

Jayana loves seeing the happy smiles of our patients after their treatment has been completed, and the confidence they gain from having their smile restored.

In her spare time Jayana enjoys going to the beach and exploring the city with her friends and family.

Madison

Madison

Hope Island Practice Manager

Madison was originally from Brisbane but relocated to the Gold Coast and fell in love with the relaxed atmosphere and sunshine!

Madison Is currently completing her Cert III in Dental Assisting and has many years of experience in Reception and PA roles.

She enjoys welcoming patients and seeing their smiles transform.

In her spare time, she enjoys competitive body building and spending time with her family.

Yvette

Hope Island Dental Assistant

Shannon

Shannon

TBC

Dr Alisha Virmani

Dr Alisha Virmani

Hope Island Dentist BSc, BDS (QLD)

Originally from eastern Canada, Dr. Alisha Virmani moved to Queensland in 2016 to escape the cold climate. After completing a Bachelor of Science with a specialization in Life Sciences from Queen’s University (Ontario, Canada), Dr. Alisha graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from James Cook University (Queensland, Australia).
Dr. Alisha has had experience working all over Queensland, including working in private clinics in Cairns, Townsville, Gold Coast and working in Mackay’s public hospital. She is an Invisalign Go Provider and loves working with patients of all ages.
Like a true Canadian- Dr. Alisha is always very polite and provides a friendly, positive experience to all her patients. With 8 years of post-secondary education in healthcare, Dr. Alisha enjoys sharing her knowledge with others to promote oral health and prevent dental decay.

When Dr. Alisha isn’t in the clinic, you can find her Facetiming her fluffy German Shepherd in Canada or blogging about oral health and mental wellbeing on her popular Instagram (@dentistrywithali). Dr. Alisha also enjoys travelling, spending time on the water, and playing with puppies that aren’t hers.

Dr Nimra Asfar

Dr Nimra Asfar

Hope Island Dental Prosthetist (BDentTech) (PGDipCDTech) OTAGO

Dr Nimra Asfar completed her Bachelor of Dental Technology from University of Otago, New Zealand and later completed her Clinical Postgrad (PGDipCDTech) with Distinction as a Dental Prosthetist. Having experience in the dental field for several years, she is highly focused on quality work and committed to restoring her patient’s smiles. She is dedicated to enhance her patient’s natural appearance and provide them with superior functioning removable appliances.

Outside work, she loves to enjoy the Sunny Gold Coast weather. From walks on the beach to exploring local cafes and restaurants.

Denture Services:

  • Full upper and lower dentures
  • Immediate Dentures
  • Partial dentures
  • Acrylic
  • Metal
  • Flexible
  • Tooth and Clasps Additions
  • Denture Repairs
  • Denture Relines
  • Professional Clean of Dentures
  • Mouthguards
  • Standard
  • Pro
  • Night Guards/ Splints (On Referral)
  • Snoring Appliances (On Referral)

Dr Avind Goomany

Avind Goomany

Hope Island Dentist BChD

Dr Avind Goomany graduated from Leeds Dental School (UK) in 2014. Since then Avind worked in a range of services including emergency care and private practice.

Working as a general dental practitioner, his interests lie in the surgical side of dentistry and replacement of missing and damaged teeth. He enjoys treating anxious patients and using various techniques to help nervous patients have a positive experience.

Avind is new to the Gold Coast and moved down under with his family in June 2020. He cannot wait to put a smile on your face!

Dr Hadeel Abdelhamid

Dr Hadeel Abdelhamid

BDS (Honours) ADC

Dr Hadeel Abdelhamid completed her bachelor’s degree in dental sciences and oral surgery, finishing top of her class. After working as a general dentist in private clinics, she moved to the Gold Coast where she developed her interest in endodontics and decided to join a specialty program in Endodontics (Doctor of clinical dentistry endodontics) Griffith University. With her skills and passion for teaching, she also works as a supervisor in Griffith University Dental School mentoring dental students.

Dr Hadeel also enjoys working in private clinics where she is highly focused on providing her patients with the optimum care and quality work and committed to restoring her patient’s smiles. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry with special interest in root canal treatment and cosmetic dentistry. 

In her free time Dr Hadeel enjoys playing sports specially volleyball and spending time with her little family traveling to explore different places