Dr Wasserman graduated from Sydney University’s dental school in 1971 and gained experience practicing with leading dentists in Sydney for the following 2 years.
Dr Wasserman set up his first practice in Double Bay in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs in 1973, soon moving to the Chatswood area in June of 1975. He practiced out of his Spring St rooms until January 2000, when his growing practice enabled him to move into our wonderful Archer Street location and premises, followed by the practice re-location to our brand new rooms at 2a Blakesley St in March 2016.
Dr Wasserman is a graduate of the 7 tier program of the Pankey Institute in Florida, USA. You can find out more about the Pankey Institute and its ideology in our Complete Oral Solutions.
His particular professional interests are in the areas of oral rehabilitation with an accent on facial aesthetics and smile design.
Dr Wasserman has also been an active member of the dental community in Australia while continually upgrading his knowledge of the developments in dental technology around the world. He held the presidency of the Alpha Omega dental fraternity (NSW) from 1993 to 1995.
Dr Shalin Desai has completed Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Endodontics) at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. Prior to specialising, Dr Desai has spent considerable time practicing General Dentistry in public and private dental practices in Sydney. He has been associated with Chatswood Dental Centre since 2005.
Dr Desai has published scientific papers in national and international journals. His special interest is in Endodontic Emergencies and Surgical Endodontics.
Dr Zhang grew up in Sydney and attended Sydney Boys High. He completed a Bachelor of Oral Health from Sydney University and furthered his education with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Adelaide University where he was awarded the University Medal. Upon graduating he became a Dental Officer in the Royal Australian Air Force and has been with Chatswood Dental Centre since 2008.
In addition to clinical practice, Dr Zhang is now a consultant for multiple dental organisations and lectures nation wide. He prides himself on staying up to date with the latest dental procedures and technologies, and in the past few years has completed in excess of 500 hours of continuing professional development.
Due to his training Dr Zhang enjoys treating patients of all ages and his caring, calm, relaxed demeanor and patient centered health care provision makes him especially popular with those who experience dental anxiety.
Dr Antonio Najdovski completed the Bachelor of Dental Science at Charles Stuart University.
Dr Antonio enjoyed his undergraduate program where he was involved in the Royal Flying Doctors Service providing dental treatment for remote and rural Australian towns.
In 2014 Dr Antonio travelled to Cambodia to participate in the “One to One” dental volunteering program. In Cambodia he was able to extend his dental services to the people of Phnom Penh and enjoyed observing the different cultural and social aspects.
Dr Antonio prides himself on providing quality comprehensive dental care in a professional, caring and safe manner.
Susannah completed the Bachelor of Oral Health degree at the University of Sydney. She is registered with the Dental Board of NSW and is also a member of the Dental Hygiene Association and Oral Health Therapist Association of Australia.
Susannah is very passionate about caring for children and also committed to improving her patient’s oral health. Susannah is friendly, patient, understanding and communicates well with children.
Blanche completed the Bachelor of Oral Health degree at the University of Newcastle and joined the team at Chatswood Dental Centre in 2009. She is registered with the Dental Board of NSW and is a member of the Dental Hygiene Association of Australia.
Blanche is comprehensively trained in all aspects of preventative dentistry and is committed to providing the best quality care. Blanche is kind, caring, thorough and considerate with her dental care.
Emily grew up on the North Shore and studied her Bachelor of Oral Health at the university of Newcastle.
Emily is registered with the Dental Board of NSW and is a member of the Dental Hygienists Association of Australia.
She enjoys caring for patients of all ages in a gentle and calming manner. Emily particularly loves being able to put anxious patients at ease and is enthusiastic about providing quality care where patients feel at ease.
Yoshi has completed the highest dental assisting qualification and is very knowledgeable in all aspects of dental treatment.
Yoshi is compassionate, thoughtful and her kind nature allows patients to feel comfortable during procedures
Mia completed a Bachelor of Human Resources Management from Macquarie University.
Mia joined the team in 2010 and enjoys being part of the dental team, she is very friendly and always willing to help.
Margot has been an influential part of Chatswood Dental Centre for over 25 years. She finds it rewarding to see our patients reach their dental treatment goals and putting a smile on their faces.
Margot brings a lot of knowledge and prides herself in giving personal care and advice to each individual patient.