Dr Chan Nguyen
Dr Chan graduated with honours at the University of Sydney in 2001 and is renowned on the Upper North Shore for being uniquely gentle and genuinely caring.
Her passion for service to the community has made her a well respected colleague, and in 2008 she became our current Principal.
Being a mother of three young children, Chan enjoys seeing families and is passionate about prevention. She embraces neurodiversity and is experienced with children or adults with generalised anxiety, on the autism spectrum, or with sensory processing challenges and works with graded exposure to create positive experiences.
Her pain-free approach to dentistry and keen eye for detail has attracted fans both locally and afar.
Dr Amy Nguyen
Amy graduated with Honours from the University of Melbourne and joined Wahroonga Dental Group in 2010.
She has had many years experience working in private practice, the public sector and also as a Clinical Educator at the University of Sydney Faculty of Dentistry. She has had years of experience in both the public and private sectors across all areas of dentistry and has also gained invaluable experience from working in remote communities and volunteering in Vietnam with the Vietnam Vision Project charity group.
In 2015, Amy passed her Final Examinations to become a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. She is committed to continuing her education and regularly attends courses to further her knowledge in various fields of dentistry. Amy is a passionate, honest, and caring clinician who is dedicated to providing her patients with the highest standard of care and treatment. She is particularly patient with children and anxious patients who may find dental procedures challenging. Amy looks forward to building long-lasting professional relationships with all her patients.
When she is not working alongside her sister Dr Chan Nguyen, Amy enjoys being a mum to her little boy.
Dr. Anne-Marie Morris
Anne-Marie graduated with honours from Sydney University in 1982. Since graduating she has worked in Thornleigh, Five Dock, Granville and, since 1984 has worked at Wahroonga.
The people Anne-Marie treats will always be her patients, never “customers” or “clients”. She is simply dedicated to giving them the best possible dental care and brings her skills, experience and training – which is continually updated through continuing professional development – to that challenge. Anne-Marie enjoys the company of her patients and likes to treat people of all ages with a wide range of dental health issues. Up until 1999, Anne-Marie’s work-life balance was achieved through travel to different locations around the world such as Europe, Asia and Egypt. Hamish was born in 1999 and – well, her hobbies have since become more locally based!
Dr. Eugene Foo
Eugene graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery with Honours and later completed a Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Oral Implants) from the same university.
Eugene has a particular interest in reconstructive and implant dentistry and is a Fellow by examination of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. Eugene has served on many committees including the ADA and is currently a member of the Planning Committee for the Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Oral Implants) and is a lecturer and examiner for the university course. Eugene is also the current NSW President of the Australasian Osseointegration Society, Australia’s leading implant society.
Eugene worked as a Senior Dental Officer at Westmead Hospital and in various other practices and prior to joining the Wahroonga Dental Group, Eugene consulted at The Dental Specialists for a period of 6 years, where he worked closely with registered specialists in many disciplines, including Prosthodontists (reconstructive specialists), Endodontists (root canal specialists), Periodontists (gum specialists) and Oral Surgeons. Eugene continues to consult and provide dental implant services at various practices within the Sydney region. Eugene is strongly focused on continued education and has attended many courses, far exceeding current continuing professional development requirements as required by AHPRA. He attends education both within Australia and abroad, such as the University of Bern (Switzerland).
Eugene is happily married and enjoys spending time with his young sons – Ryan (aged 3) and Nathan (6 months) – and skiing with his wife, Benita. Eugene’s demeanor is calm and easygoing and manages to put his patients at ease immediately.
Dr. Sarah Eliassen
Sarah is a graduate of the Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Adelaide.
She enjoys practising all fields of dentistry and gains satisfaction from providing patients with high-quality care and ensuring their expectations are met. Sarah takes pride in creating a relaxed, caring environment for patients to feel at ease and respected. She finds it rewarding to deliver services that build patient’s confidence, improve functionality and maintain oral health.
Outside of work, Sarah likes to spend her free time hiking, reading novels, watching sport and socialising with friends and family.
Dr. Helen Muller
Helen graduated from the University of Manchester in 2016. She worked in both private practice and the National Health Service in the UK before moving to Sydney in early 2018.
Helen enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, and finds it hugely rewarding helping people to make a difference to their oral health. She is committed to further training and development to continually enhance her knowledge and skills. Helen has lots of experience working with children, and people with disabilities and learning difficulties. She is adept at putting those patients at ease who may be anxious about visiting the dentist.
Outside of work, Helen loves to travel, and is keen to explore more of Australia! She also enjoys yoga and hiking, and watching live music whenever she can.