Senior Instructor for the International Association of Orthodontics.
Dr Joseph Klar graduated from Sydney University in 1972 with honours.
He travelled extensively worldwide attending numerous courses on various aspects of dentistry including orthodontics, medicine and anaesthetics, thereby gaining tremendous exposure essential to become a respected and effective cosmetic dentist. He was based in London from 1973 till 1975. During this time he completed studies in anaesthetics and sedation. Dr Klar is a senior Instructor and a Fellow of the International Association for Orthodontics. He is one of the very few practitioners who are qualified to administer dental sedation. He has completed the British Anaesthetics course in 1973 (Society for Advancement of Anaesthesia in Dentistry – SAAD). He has over thirty years experience in this field. He is fully approved by The Dental Board of NSW to practice IV Sedation. Dr Klar is qualified in dentofacial orthopaedics and orthodontics. This procedure not only rearranges teeth but improves the facial skeleton and profile. He has attended dozens of seminars and updates worldwide on this subject and he is a member of both the Australian Association of Orthopaedics and Orthodontics as well as the International Association of Orthodontics. He is a member of many dental societies and study groups. He is a member of the Australian Dental Association. He is a senior instructor for the International Association for Orthodontics. He holds a Fellowship from the IAO. In the past years Dr Klar has attended dozens of courses in every facet of dentistry ensuring that his patients receive the optimum in care and techniques.
Dr William Edmeades enjoyed a very international upbringing although his formative years in education were spent in Oxfordshire, England. He graduated from the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2005 with his Bachelor of Dental Surgery. Dr Edmeades spent several years working in oral and maxillofacial surgery in the UK and has pursued post graduate qualifications in oral implantology orthodontics and facial injectables. A dedicated general dental surgeon, Dr Edmeades’ clinical interests are in oral surgery, implantology, and in oral and cosmetic rehabilitation. Dr Edmeades is especially interested in using the latest technologies to restore oral health, and in the intimate connection between oral health and overall health. He takes a holistic approach when treating patients and when appropriate, liaises with other specialists to deliver the very best level of care for people. Dr Edmeades is passionate about preventive dentistry, discussing modifiable factors with patients that could help improve oral and potentially overall health too. He is also passionate about charity work and is now offering oral health care to specific individuals who will benefit from treatment. Previously, Dr Edmeades has enjoyed charity work all over the world, including Mozambique, Laos, and Kenya, and is currently involved more locally. Away from dentistry, Dr Edmeades has a passion for climbing, which he combines with his love of travel. Travel is one of his favourite subjects to chat about, along with politics, farming, gadgets and technology.
Dr Jack Hodgkinson grew up on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland and graduated from Griffith University on the Gold Coast. Hailing from a family of medical practitioners, Dr Hodgkinson prides himself on providing the highest level of care for his patients. He strives to tailor treatment to the individual needs of each of his patients. After graduation, Dr Hodgkinson returned to his home town and worked in the local hospitals for some time treating a wide range of patients. He has also worked with the Royal Flying Doctor Service, bringing his expertise and skill to remote areas of Queensland which have limited access to dental care. Dr Jack made the move to Sydney in 2015 and has treated patients all across the city ranging from family dental settings to high-end cosmetic clinics, joining City Dental in 2018. Dr Jack enjoys practising all aspects of general dentistry, with a particular interest in oral surgery. He is passionate about the latest advances in dental technology, using digital scanners, CAD/CAM milling and 3D printing to achieve the best results for his patients. Dr Jack has a calm, relaxed demeanour and works with patients to ensure a peaceful appointment and precise treatment outcomes. In his spare time, Jack loves to surf, cook, eat and travel.
Dr EJ Lie has a dental degree and pharmacy degree. Our multiskilled dentist graduated from Sydney University with a Bachelor Degree in Dentistry with Honours and a Bachelor Degree in Pharmacy. With her commitment to professional development, Dr EJ has completed the Orthodontics 2 course at the University of Sydney. She also finished Asid 1-3 (Australian Society of Implant Dentistry) and completed Robert London cadaver implant course. She keeps up to date in all facets of dentistry by attending courses. She is currently enrolled in POS (Progressive Orthodontic Seminars). Dr EJ enjoys endodontics and is interested in orthodontics, implants, and cosmetic dentistry. She loves being a dentist that she makes herself personally responsible for looking after her patients’ health and wellbeing. Dr Lie loves new dental technology and using the latest dental toys, she endeavours to make each visit as gentle and painless as possible. Our multilingual dentist can speak English, Chinese and a little bit of Vietnamese. To add to her current wealth of knowledge, she is now learning to speak Bahasa. Dr EJ is a proud dog mum to her Japanese spitz baby called Millie. She loves dogs, music, books and languages.
Dr Ekaterina Voranava joined us from Sydney’s eastern and southern suburbs practices. Originally from Belarus, she graduated from Belarussian State Medical University with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2008. She then moved to Australia to further her career where she earned her qualifications from Perth WA. She also spent time at The Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne. Dr Ekatarina strives to find the safest and least invasive treatments ensuring healthy and beautiful smiles for her patients. She specialises in orthodontics and pays a lot of attention to interceptive orthodontics and treatments with clear aligners and modern fixed braces systems. Having been raised amongst doctors, Dr Ekatarina always had that passion and desire to help others. With her compassionate nature and love for sciences, she always knew that she is best suited for a career in healthcare. Away from dentistry, Dr Ekatarina loves spending time with her family and leading a healthy and active lifestyle. She enjoys cooking, travelling and practising yoga and meditation.
Dr. Farzana Nazerali was born in the West Midlands, England (UK). The first to go to university from her family, her desire to pursue dentistry was inspired by the complex practical nature of the profession, underpinned by the problem-solving and scientific application. She graduated from CardiffUniversity Dental School in 2011 (UK) with Honours going on toworkinOral and Maxillofacial surgery within the hospital, Community Dental Services, and general practice. After relocating to Sydney in January 2020 with her husband and beautiful daughter, Dr. Farzanacannot waits to attend to all aspects of general dentistry. She loves to work with anxious patients providing a relaxed environment and unhurried appointments. In her spare time, Dr. Farzana loves to shop, is a total foodie, and cannot wait to explore the beauty of Australia along with her family