Creating beautiful, healthy smiles, ... one patient at a time!

Dr Trang (Grace) Nguyen - Principal Dentist

BDS (Otago Uni, NZ), GDCLINDENT (Melb Uni), FRACDS

Grace graduated as a dentist from the University of Otago, New Zealand in 1999. She did extensive post graduate training in crowns, bridges and implant dentistry at Melbourne University from 2004-2006. Grace has practised dentistry in Brisbane, Central Queensland and Melbourne since 2000. She has a wide range of experiences, having worked in a variety of dental settings including Private practices, Government dental clinics, School dental services, Nursing homes, Australian Army, and Royal Melbourne Dental hospital. Grace has been teaching undergraduate dental students since 2004, first at the University of Melbourne and now at the University of Queensland.

As a recognition of her clinical expertise and knowledge, Grace was inducted as a Fellow by examination to the prestigious Royal Australasian College of Dental surgeons. Grace has a strong commitment to continuing education, and regularly attends advanced courses to maintain her own expertise in dentistry.

Grace was born in South Vietnam, has lived in Malaysia, New Zealand and settled in Australia since 2000, she is now a Manly West local resident. She is friendly, her gentle and caring nature puts patients feel at ease.


Dr Kwok-Ki Ling - Visiting Specialist Orthodontist

BDS (Otago), MDSc (Qld), MBus (Qld), MOrth RCS (Edin), MRACDS [Orth]

Kwok-Ki graduated from the University of Otago, New Zealand in 1999. His first job was with Queensland Health working in the public system, progressing to become the Senior Dentist in charge of Rockhampton School Dental Service. In 2003, Kwok-Ki commenced Orthodontic Specialist Training Programme at the University of Queensland. During that time he was also a clinical supervisor for the dental undergraduates and working in private practice.

After completing specialist training in 2005, Kwok-Ki was registered as an Orthodontic Specialist. In the same year, he has also passed the examination to become a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Since then, Kwok-Ki has been working as a Visiting Orthodontist for Queensland Health and in a private specialist orthodontic practice. He also holds a Master Degree in Business from the University of Queensland. Kwok-Ki believes excellence in dental care starts with listening to clients and choosing the right treatments to best suit the individual. Collaborative effort between dentist and dental specialist is also important in providing seamless delivery dental treatment. Kwok-Ki has known Grace since undergraduate days, there is a great rapport and respect between them because they share the same vision of providing high quality dental care. Kwok-Ki enjoys travelling, photography, relaxing with friends and family.




Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons



Opening Hours
Mon to Thurs: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday: by appointment only