Smilexcellence is an affordable family Dental Clinic conveniently located in Richmond NSW. Our Dentists are highly qualified and trained who have dedicated their careers to maintain and keep your oral health at its best. Smilexcellence Making your smile whiter, brighter and beautiful!
Dr Yogita Khasa grew up in India and has lived locally since 2006. She passed the Australian Dental Council exams in 2008 and since then practising dentistry in Australia Dr Khasa also holds Master’s degrees in Health Services and Public Health from the University of Western Sydney. Dr Khasa’s specialities include orthodontics, oral surgery, cosmetic dentistry, prosthodontics and cosmetic dentistry. Her clinical interests include cosmetic dentistry and Invisalign, and aesthetic dentistry and implantology. Dr Khasa loves her career and finds having the ability to give people beautiful smiles, increasing their confidence and happiness is immensely satisfying.
Like our entire team here at Smilexcellence, Dr Khasa is dedicated to helping others live healthy lives through improving their oral health. She firmly believes the need for good health, and especially oral health should never be overlooked or taken for granted. Dr Khasa is proud to sponsor our local soccer team, and she regularly donates to fundraisers. In her spare time, Dr Khasa enjoys spending time with her kids, travelling, music and entertainment, and she loves to keep fit.
Dr Puja Gumber grew up in India and has lived locally since 2009. She graduated from the Dr B R Ambedkar Institute of Dental Sciences with her Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2003, and since then has built up a wealth of knowledge in dentistry. Her specialties include periodontics, prosthodontics, endodontic and oral surgery, and as a mum, Dr Gumber loves paediatric dentistry. Her clinical interests include Invisalign, and especially seeing patients enjoy the benefits of healthy, straight smiles.
Dr Gumber gains immense satisfaction from being able to help people, using her skills to eliminate dental pain and restore optimal dental health. Dental education is important to Dr Gumber, and she enjoys helping people understand their dental health so they can look after their mouth more effectively. Together with the team here at Smilexcellence, Dr Gumber goes to childcare centres and primary schools to help educate children and their parents about oral health.
Away from dentistry, Dr Gumber loves spending time with her family, and her hobbies include reading, fitness, music and travel.
Dr Nitika Bhat grew up in Jalandhar, Punjab, India, and has lived locally since 2008. Dr Bhat graduated with her Bachelor of Dental Surgery and passed the Australian Dental Council exams in 2011. Dr Bhat realised her childhood dream when she qualified as a dentist in 2011, and she gains immense satisfaction in delivering beautiful smiles to her patients. She is a very experienced and caring dentist, and Dr Bhat’s specialties include periodontics, prosthodontics and paediatric dentistry. She particularly enjoys treating kids, and as a mum, she soon sets them at ease in the dental chair.
Dr Bhat loves general dentistry and is especially passionate about preventative dental care and in showing patients how to take care of their oral health. She tells her patients that prevention is always better and cheaper than treatment, and especially given the potential protective effect on overall health. Dr Bhat has a special interest in prosthodontics and restorative procedures and extractions. You’ll regularly find Dr Bhat donating her time for charity events in the area.
Outside of dentistry, Dr Bhat’s hobbies include reading and music and spending time with her family.
Dental Receptionist/ Dental Assistant
When you visit us at Smilexcellence, you are sure to be warmly greeted by Alethia, our friendly Dental Receptionist who grew up in Sydney. She will make sure you quickly feel at ease and can answer any questions you might have about your appointment. Since joining us in 2018, Alethia has become a valued member of our dental team, and she is excellent in ensuring our patients feel cared for and comfortable. As a mum of two, she is especially good with children who can sometimes feel a little apprehensive during their initial visits with us. Alethia’s skills also extend to Dental Assisting, as she achieved her Certificate III in Dental Assisting from Tafe. Alethia is exceptionally easy to chat to, and she is always cheerful.
Outside of dentistry, Alethia loves spending time with her children and enjoys music and entertainment.
Stevie grew up in Colo, NSW, and has been with our practice since 2017. During this time, Stevie has become an integral part of the team here at Smilexcellence, and she strives hard to ensure everyone feels comfortable and as relaxed as possible while seated in the dental chair. You’ll find her calm, and confident manner is very reassuring. Since graduating from Tafe with her Certificate III in Dental Assisting, Stevie loves seeing patients’ pleasure once they see their new, healthy smiles. She also has a Bachelor of Science from the University of Western Sydney.
When not assisting our dentists, Stevie loves reading a good book and welcomes recommendations from patients. She likes listening to music and takes the opportunity to travel whenever she can.
Stacey grew up in Hawkesbury and has been with us here at Smilexcellence since 2016. During her years with us, Stacey has become an invaluable part of our dental team, and many of you will already know her well. Stacey is studying Bachelor of Nursing at University of Western Sydney. One of the things Stacey loves best about her job is interacting with our patients and helping them to feel comfortable at a time when they might be a bit anxious. As a mum, Stacey is a naturally caring person, and she is especially gentle with our youngest patients.
When away from Smilexcellence, Stacey’s three children keep her busy, and she relishes spending time with her family. Her hobbies include sports, music and entertainment, and travelling whenever she has the chance.
Gulbeer is our new hygienist. She has completed her bachelor’s degree in dentistry in 2004 from Sri Guru Ram Das Dental College, Amritsar. Gulbeer has been in Sydney since 2007, she also finished her Advanced Diploma in Dental Hygiene from TAFE, Gilles Plain in Adelaide in 2016.
Since then she has worked in various clinical setups and has gained extensive experience of working with a variety of patients. Gulbeer enjoys working with patients and get great satisfaction to see them healed of their problems. She believes that everyone deserves a great smile.
As a hygienist, she has developed a special interest in the areas of supportive periodontal therapy, diagnosis and management of early/advanced periodontal conditions, oral health education and promotion, and oral health risk assessment and prevention. Gulbeer always has good positive feedback from her patients.
With her good communication skills, she easily puts her patients’ at ease and makes them feel comfortable. She had extensive experience in working with children. She keeps her knowledge up to date by attending CPD (continuous professional development) courses. Besides that, Gulbeer has a keen interest in painting, gardening, reading, and cooking.