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Meet the Team Lismore

Our long-standing team brings decades of experience to our practice - and we all share a common goal of providing our patients with the personalised and compassionate care they deserve.

Dr Ken House - Lead Dentist

Dr Ken House

Lead Dentist

I graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Dental Science, and since then have pursued my dental education by completing post-graduate studies in Dental Sleep Medicine, and additional study and training in CAD/CAM dentistry and Advanced Implant Restoration. I was the sole owner of a private dental practice in North West Victoria, before joining National Dental Care, Lismore (formerly Star Family Dental) as the Practice Principal/Owner where I have been ever since.

Dr Michael Dent - Lead Dentist

Dr Michael Dent

Lead Dentist

After graduating from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery, I moved to Lismore in 1980 and have been practicing here ever since. Since receiving my degree, I have always maintained a keen interest in continuing dental education, and I am up to date with current treatment in all areas of general dentistry. The importance I place on education flows into my practice, and our whole staff undertake the Prime Practice Course.

Dr Linda Nguan - Dentist

Dr Linda Nguan


Linda graduated from Griffith University in 2011 where she was awarded the Griffith university medal for academic excellence in her dental degree. She worked in a private practice in Brisbane before joining the team at NDC Lismore in 2017.

Dr Rachel Kirch - Dentist

Dr Rachel Kirch


I graduated from the Queens University in Belfast, Ireland, with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and a Bachelor of Science. Since then, I have undertaken numerous other courses for continual professional development, as well as becoming a member of the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners (UK).

Dr Timothy Chin - Dentist

Dr Timothy Chin


After completing my dental degree from the University of Queensland, I worked in Mildura (lots of oranges) for the community health service and really enjoyed life in a rural town. I enjoy providing accessible and family friendly dentistry for all ages.

Dr Wendy Nguan - Dentist

Dr Wendy Nguan


Wendy graduated from University of Melbourne in 2013, completing a Bachelor of Dental Science with honours. She has worked in a private practice in Singapore, as well as the Gold Coast before joining the team at National Dental Care – Lismore, in 2019.

Aimee Churchill - Hygienist

Aimee Churchill


I have been interested in Oral Health for many years, working as a Dental Assistant for 13 years before completing a Bachelor of Oral Health at the University of Newcastle in 2011. Since then, I have been consistently in practice as a dental Hygienist. I have pursued further study since completing my degree, including obtaining a Diploma of photo imaging, completing the Dental Hygienists’ Association of Australia (Queensland Branch) Continuing Professional Development courses and the Platinum Professional Development Hygiene program.

Dr Amit Sharma


“We have put a lot of thought into how we can change the way Australians think about dental so we've developed our practices with you at the heart of everything we do. Our dentists, therapists, and hygienist are highly qualified and experienced, our practices are relaxed and professional, and our equipment and technology are state-of-the-art.”

Dr Antony Benedetto

Chair of the Clinical Advisory Committee