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Meet the Team

Whether you're looking for an entire cosmetic dental makeover or a high quality general dentist for your regular cleans and checkups, we can help.

Our team of dentists are experienced in the latest proven techniques in general dentistry, and also have advanced training in implant and oral surgery, as well as cosmetic dentistry.

Standing - Dr Gerrard Vipp, Cindy (Reception), Dr Frank Noronha, Lauren (Reception)
Seated - Dr Vandana Budhwar, Tori (DA), Lilly (DA), Steph (DA)

Dr Vandana Budhwar

(Principal Dentist)

B.D.Sc, Grad Dip Implants (Melbourne)

Dr Budhwar completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2004. Since moving to Australia in 2006, she has worked in several clinics including Royal Dental Hospital and now owns 3 of her own. Vandana focuses on meeting the needs of all her patients using the highest quality materials and by keeping up to date with the in latest technology. She recently completed her Post Graduate qualification in Dental Implants at Melbourne University with honours.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her two children and working out.


Dr Frank Noronha

(Principal Dentist)

B.D.Sc (Melbourne)

Dr Frank Noronha completed his Bachelor of Dental Science at the University of Melbourne. With almost 30 years of experience, he brings a wealth of knowledge to his patients. He also has over 20 years experience in Orthodontics and uses the latest techniques including Fastbraces and the less invasive Invisalign. He is also a partner with Vandana in all 3 of their paractices.

In his spare time, he enjoys travel and dining with friends & family.

Dr Noronha is also fluent in Mandarin & Cantonese.



Dr Gerrard Vipulananthan

(Associate Dentist)

B.D.Sc (La Trobe)

Dr Gerrard Vipulananthan completed his Bachelor of Health Sciences in Dentistry/Master of Dentistry with La Trobe University Bendigo. During this time, he completed clinical placement in various rural Victorian towns including Ballarat and was drawn to return to Ballarat for its sense of vibrancy and sense of community. He is committed to lolally serving his patients to provide detailed and thorough care of their dental and overall needs. He believes in achieving this through an individualised partnership with the patient to optimise both the outcome, its conservation and the path towards getting these.

Outside of dentistry, Gerrard enjoys baking desserts, teaching little kids at church and exploring the latest concepts in interior architecture.


DR Joseph HUang

(Associate Dentist)

B.D.Sc (Melb)

Dr Joseph Huang completed his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Dental Surgery both at the University of Melbourne. He has lived in Tasmania, Morwell and Melbourne. Upon graduating, he returned to Tasmania where he had previously lived for four years. Joseph worked in a small country town north of Hobart in private practice. 

Dr Joseph is committed to working together with his patients to create a comfortable environment, so that he may provide ideal treatment outcomes in an ethical and honest manner.  

When Joseph isn't at work, he enjoys playing and watching basketball, travelling and listening to all types of music. Joseph is fluent in Cantonese.