Meet The Dentists
Dr. David Rivadillo
BDSc Hon (Melbourne)
David’s journey began in the Philippines, but his heart and home have been in Melbourne, Victoria, where he spent his formative years. His passion for dentistry led him to the University of Melbourne where he completed his Bachelor of Dental Science degree with honours.
While David excels in all aspects of general dentistry, his passion in the rehabilitation of a broken down dentition, provision of cosmetic crowns and veneers, Orthodontics including clear aligners such as Invisalign, oral surgery including wisdom teeth extractions and dental implants and Endodontics.
Post-graduation, David embarked on upskilling through continuing education programs with well known leaders in dentistry. David has completed a mini-residency in Prosthodontics with prosthodontists Dr Tony Rotondo and Dr Michael Mandikos, a mini0-residency in Endodontics with endodontists Dr Mehdi Rahimi and Dr Chankrit Sathorn, A fellowship in Dental implants through the University of Las Vegas (UNLV) and California Implant Institute, an advanced implant surgery program with Professor Richard Chan, full mouth rehabilitation foundations program with Dr Michael Melkers, specialised surgery program on Extraction of 3rd molars with Dr Arun Garg.
David is a firm advocate for establishing close relationships with his patients. His commitment extends to patient education, ensuring that individuals comprehend their oral health conditions and possess the knowledge to make informed decisions about their treatment journeys. He takes pride in the delivery of high-quality dental care with minimal discomfort, placing patient comfort at the forefront.
Beyond the dental chair, David’s passions encompass a love for sports, from his beloved Saints in the AFL to soccer and basketball. He’s an avid golfer when the weather permits. David enjoys spending time with his young family, travelling, wine and going for long runs.
Dr. Amanda Ho
Dr. Amanda spent her formative years in Sydney but journeyed to Melbourne to pursue her passion for dentistry. She graduated from the University of Melbourne, and her career has taken her through rural Kyabram to metropolitan Victoria, eventually finding a home in Mooroolbark, where she’s become an integral part of the local community.
Dr. Amanda’s dedication extends to her pursuit of orthodontic and clear aligner expertise. Her journey includes a two-year orthodontic residency with EODO (Excellence in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics) and the City of London Dental School, another year with BOSS (Best Orthodontic Seminars and Sessions). She’s also embarked on international ventures to consult with world-renown specialists, attending the International Damon & Ortho Bone Screw workshop in Taiwan, the Clear Ortho International Program on clear aligners in Madrid, and Orthodontic Mini-Residency in Clear Aligner Technique.
While Dr. Amanda’s professional pursuits are impressive, her heart lies in building connections with her patients and witnessing their families flourish. Amanda’s defining trait lies in her unwavering dedication to providing exceptional care and dentistry at the highest standard. Her approach is holistic, rooted in a deep commitment to comprehending how a condition arises, and how to prevent its recurrence. She takes pride in her practice of biomimetic dentistry, which highlights the importance of conservative treatment to restore compromised teeth to their original form, function, and aesthetics.
Beyond her dental endeavours, Dr. Amanda enjoys spending time with her young family, watching musicals, listening to classical music, travelling, warm weather and the beach, and appreciates good cuisine.
Dr. Anna Dai
Dr. Anna Dai is a highly skilled dentist with a passion for enhancing smiles and transforming lives.
Her special interests encompass a wide array of specialised areas, including cosmetic dentistry, clear aligners, full mouth rehabilitation, paediatric dentistry, oral surgery, and compassionate care for anxious patients.
As a firm believer in comprehensive patient-centred care, Dr. Anna places the utmost importance on understanding each patient’s unique needs, desires, and concerns. This personalised approach ensures that every treatment plan is tailored to achieve the best possible outcome while prioritising patient comfort and satisfaction.
Dr.Anna is not only committed to delivering exceptional care but also to staying at the forefront of dental advancements. Passionate about continued professional development, she has undertaken further advanced training such as EODO Clear Aligners Mini Residency, IAADENT Comprehensive Orthodontics and Orthopaedics, Mini Residency in Prosthodontics with Michael Mandikos & Tony Rotondo and Advanced Contemporary Endodontics to name a few. This commitment to lifelong learning ensures that patients benefit from the most innovative and effective treatment options available.
Whether you seek a stunning smile makeover, orthodontic solutions with clear aligners, comprehensive full mouth rehabilitation, gentle paediatric dentistry, or expert oral surgery, Dr. Anna is your trusted partner in achieving your dental goals. Experience the difference in dental care with Dr. Anna, where your smile and well-being are always at the heart of every treatment.
Dr. Ibrahim Hussein
Dr. Ibrahim has been a loyal member of the Manchester Rd Dental team for many years. Dr Ibrahim completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree at the University of Melbourne. Upon graduation, Ibrahim worked in both the public and private dental care sectors in Victoria. He enjoyed working in Shepparton and the wealth of experience it brought. Ibrahim has also worked in metropolitan Melbourne prior to joining Manchester Rd Dental. Since then, he has been serving the local community and helping people with their dental needs.
Dr. Ibrahim thoroughly enjoys talking to and getting to know his patients to maintain a strong work relationship with them. He is a big believer in the importance of educating and informing his patients about their dental needs and the different treatment options available to them in a friendly and informative manner. Dr Ibrahim prides himself on his comforting and empathic approach to dental care, and through this he has helped many patients overcome their dental anxiety and feel more at ease in the dental environment.
Dr. Ibrahim enjoys all aspects of general dentistry with special interest in oral surgery, restorative dentistry and paediatric dentistry. Dr Ibrahim enjoys treating children and places a big emphasis on making their appointments engaging and fun. He endeavours to make children feel at ease during their dental visits and firmly believes this creates life-long acceptance of future dental visits.
Dr. Ibrahim is a member of the Australian Dental Association and regularly attends dental courses to stay on top of the latest dental advancements and ensure he provides his patients with the most up-to-date treatment and care. Dr Ibrahim is a member of and has attended multiple RIPE (Restorative and Implant Practice Excellence) courses that delve into a variety of cosmetic and functional dental procedures. He also attended Dr Tom Giblin’s comprehensive denture course and multiple surgical courses including Dr Kim’s surgical wisdom tooth extraction course.
Ibrahim is an avid sports fan and follows a variety of different sports. He plays soccer at a competitive level and loves talking sports. Ibrahim enjoys languages and speaks a little Spanish, Arabic and French and hopes to travel in the future and put his language skills to the test. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends, trying out new restaurants and cuisines with his mates and listening to music in his free time.
Dr. Ibrahim is looking forward to meeting you and helping you achieve the smile you deserve!
Dr. Jea Yun (David) Lee
Dr. Jea Yun Lee completed his Bachelor of Biomedicine and Doctor of Dental Surgery with Distinction at the University of Melbourne. He has received numerous awards including the prestigious John Iliffe Scholarship for the top graduate within his cohort. He regularly attends dental courses to expand his skills and knowledge in order to provide the best quality dental care for his patients.
Dr. Lee enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is committed to providing gentle and quality dental care for all his patients, ensuring they are comfortable at all times. He enjoys talking to his patients to discover their specific needs and always strives to help patients make informed decisions.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Lee has a passion for wedding videography, loves finding new recipes to try out for the family, watching and playing soccer as well as travelling with friends.
Our friendly auxiliary staff have had many years of experience in the dental field and some have become very familiar faces to you. Together they provide a personal and caring service in the most professional way possible.