Meet Our Team
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Dr Vyla Ellis
Keith & Bordertown
Dr Ellis grew up in Bordertown. In 2010 she graduated from the University of Adelaide with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery. She began consulting in Keith in 2011. Vyla is committed to staying up to date with the latest advances to provide you with the best care for your smile. She is trained in Invisalign clear braces and enjoys utilising the latest technology to provide her patients with the best possible outcome.
Vyla is passionate about health and education and is a director of St Ann’s College. In 2019 she was a South Australian finalist in the Telstra Business Women’s Awards which recognised the innovation and technology utilised in our practices.
Dr Ab Dhillon
Dr Dhillon graduated from James Cook University in Townsville with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery. He is no stranger to this corner of the world having lived in Nhill for 3 years during high school. He is a gentle dentist and very personable. Dr Dhillon is trained in a wide range of treatments and is constantly updating his skills. He has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry and dental implants. In his down time he enjoys swimming and training his labrador, Zeus. We are delighted to have Dr Dhillon lead our Naracoorte clinic.
Dr Donna Mercado
Dr Mercado has a wealth of experience having spent many years working as a dentist in rural Victoria and lecturing for the University of Melbourne Dental School. Donna has exceptional skills in crowns, bridges and dentures for which she has completed postgraduate study. Dr Mercado consults in Bordertown Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Oral Health Therapist
Keith & Bordertown
Karina graduated from The University of Adelaide with a Bachelor of Oral Health in 2009 and completed a Graduate Certificate in Oral Health Science in 2018. She has spent her career working in dental clinics throughout country South Australia. Karina is excellent with children and when it comes to working with kids she is our most experienced practitioner. She is able to complete check-ups, fillings and extractions for children of all ages. Karina is also skilled in placing fillings in adults. She is passionate about improving oral health and helping you control and prevent dental disease.