Dr Yvonne Wu
Dentist | BDSc Hons (University of Melbourne)
Yvonne received her Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours from The University of Melbourne. Since graduating, she has practiced at various practices throughout rural Victoria, metropolitan Melbourne and in Perth.
Yvonne enjoys all aspects of family dentistry and has a particular interest in special needs dentistry. She spent two years working as the special needs dentist at Fiona Stanley Hospital in Perth, providing dental care for medically compromised patients and those with developmental disabilities.
Yvonne’s aim every day is to provide treatment that is of a high standard, pain-free and in the best interests of her patients. Known for her gentle hands and an empathetic chair-side manner, Yvonne will always take the time to listen to her patients’ needs and explain all treatment to them thoroughly.
Yvonne can speak both English and Mandarin. During her free time, she enjoys keeping fit, travelling and skiing, as well as spending time with her family and friends.
Dr Sami Moid
Dentist | BDS (University of Otago, New Zealand)
Dr Sami Moid attained his Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Otago with a full university scholarship. He started his practice of Dentistry in a Hospital setting, then moved on to Rural areas both in New Zealand and Australia, and most recently moved to Melbourne.
Dr Moid has completed theoretical training and has had practical experience for over a decade in many procedures including:
Periodontal Gum disease (Periodontics), Advanced Root Canal treatments (Endontontics), Complex Crown & Bridge work (Prosthodontics), Implant placement and restoration (Implantology), Bone grafting & Sinus lifts producing new bone, Denture fabrication, Custom Mouthguard fabrication, Occlusal splints for Bruxing, Sleep Apnea Bi-Maxillary appliance fabrication and most Oral Surgery procedures.
Dr Moid has also been involved in mentoring new budding students at various Universities for roughly half a decade. He is a big believer in continuing professional development, educating patients and handing down knowledge and experience to our qualified youngsters with patience, wisdom and passion.
He is also an accredited and qualified user of a Leica M320 surgical microscope as well as Dental Soft & Hard tissue Lasers. Dr Moid continues to stay up to date with the newest and most innovative dental technologies to better serve his patients.
Three concepts that summarise his practice of dentistry are:
- Minimum Intervention dentistry
- Evidence-based dentistry
- Microscope Enhanced dentistry
Dr Moid says “Looking through a surgical microscope is like seeing a tiny 10mm tooth the size of a massive watermelon, with that kind of visibility and precision there is no room left for error. That is why I use it for all my procedures from simple cleaning all the way to advanced oral surgeries. I call it High Definition (HD) Dentistry!”
Outside dentistry Dr Moid has a passion for learning languages and is currently working on learning Arabic along with already being able to speak Hindi, English & Urdu.
Dr Linda Steinberg
Dentist | BDSc (Melb), Grad DIP FoD (Melb)
Dr. Linda Steinberg graduated from the University of Melbourne over 27 years ago and since then has worked both in private practice and in the public sector for the Aboriginal community. She studied for and received a diploma in Forensic Dentistry in 1994 and assisted with the identification of the Bali Bombing, Thai Tsunami, and Black Saturday victims.
Dr. Steinberg is highly experienced in all facets of general dental practice, including Invisalign, implant surgery and root canal therapy, and she has a special interest in early intervention orthodontics for children. She is currently studying orthodontics and is dedicated to improving the health of her patients by focusing on Myofunctional habits and mouth breathing and how they affect oral health.
At home, Dr. Steinberg is married with 3 daughters and a pet Labradoodle. She enjoys walking her dog and spending time with her family.