Meet Our Caring Team

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Dr Paul Stephens

After a teenage bike accident fractured Paul’s two front teeth, he needed some major dental work (two root canals and two crowns).  This gave him valuable insight and a first hand view of modern dentistry from a patients perspective. This experience, and the gentle, kind care he received led him towards a fulfilling career in dentistry.

Looking after patients throughout the Gosford and Central Coast region for over 22 years. He has worked in a variety of locations in the coast, privately, and also in public hospitals and juvenile detention halls.

The best compliment he often receives is when patients refer their family and friends to see him. Often, mum is in disbelief when her kids actually ENJOY their dental visit!

Fun Facts: Dr Stephens enjoys assisting the community with fun runs, fun walks throughout the year. Dr Stephens does dental missions trips overseas to assist wherever possible.

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Dr Parisa Hedayatmofidi

Dr Parisa Hedayatmofidi has come from Canada and we are excited to have her onboard with us at 7 to 7 Dentist.

Dr Parisa loves looking after our patients, big and small and making the day run smoothly. Her caring nature sets our patients at ease throughout their dental visits. 

On her days off she loves going to the beach and being with friends.

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Dr Dhara Panchmatia

Dr Dhara Panchmatia brings experience and additional knowledge to the  7 to 7 Dentist team.

Her patients are saying that she has a warm manner and lovely, caring personality.

She enjoys looking after all the 7 to 7 Dentist’s patients, big and small.

Dr Dhara loves to pay it forward and you may see her at local childcare center’s keeping the central coast’s littlest teeth health for life.

On her days off she loves spending time with her husband, son and with friends.

Fun Fact: Dr Dhara loves to Kayak with her friends and family

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Karla Butel – Manager

Karla is our Manager and an integral part of the ever-growing team here at 7 to 7 dentist, our patients love her warmth, knowledge and enthusiasm.

“Combining a good role, good people and doing something you love is a great purpose.”

With over 20 years experience in the dental field with numerous qualifications in Business, Management and Computing. As a cert 4 qualified Dental Assistant with Radiology, Karla is invaluable in all areas of the 7 to 7 Dentist Team. You will see Karla in the sterilisation area and clinic at times assisting the team.

Karla enjoys all animals and has three dogs. She spends her weekends relaxing, walking her dogs and being with friends and family.

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Mel Boulton – 2IC

Mel is a superstar addition to the 7 to 7 Dentist team. Joining u s in her 2IC role she adds value to the management team.

She is a huge part of the ever-growing team here at 7 to 7 dentist, our patients love her kind and caring nature.

With years of experience in the dental field and studying her practice management qualifications Mel is invaluable in all areas of the 7 to 7 Dentist Team. You will see Mel at front desk and wherever needed.

Mel enjoys her time off with her 2 lovely dogs, who are famous on instagram. She spends her weekends relaxing, renovating her home, walking her dogs and being with her fiance, friends and family.

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Kath Turner– Clinical Manager

Kath has over 30 years experience in the dental field and is invaluable in all areas of the 7 to 7 Dentist Team. You will see Kath in the sterilisation area, clinic and at reception at times assisting the team.

She is excited to made your day a happy one, so you will encounter her happy, caring nature when you attend your appointment.

Kath enjoys her weekends relaxing, being with her son, friends and family.

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Lillian Hatton - Dental Assistant/Receptionist

Lillian has been training with the 7 to 7 Dentist team a while now and enjoys all aspects of the role. She is a hardworking, caring and friendly team member. The 7to 7 Dentist team is excited to have her on board as the company grows. 

She enjoys the Pirates Treasure Chest as a positive reinforcement to children of all ages who see the dentist.

She likes the Monday to Friday hours so she can enjoy her work life balance. She enjoys assisting patients to get the best out of each appointment.

She enjoys spending her weekends with her friends and family.

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Jess Wright - Dental Assistant/Receptionist

Jess is a caring and friendly team member and the 7to 7 Dentist team is excited to have Jess on board part time as the company grows. 

She enjoys the Pirates Treasure Chest as a positive reinforcement to children of all ages who see the dentist.

She likes to work part time to enjoy her work life balance. She enjoys assisting patients to get the best out of each appointment.

She enjoys spending her weekends with her friends and family.

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Tiffany Olsen - Receptionist/Dental Assistant

Tiffany has extensive customer service skills and likes to assist our patients of all ages. Using her large skillset in this area our patients love to see Tiffany at their appointments to thank her for her help with any questions.

You will see Tiff and our lovely staff at the front of house and in the back of house also, as we train our team to support the team anywhere needed.  This assists your appointment to go as smoothly as possible.

She likes working with the 7 to 7 Dentist team doing Monday to Fridays, giving a great work life balance.  She enjoys assisting patients to get the best out of each appointment whether at reception of assisting.

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Summer Brown– After School Dental Assistant

Summer has been with the 7 to 7 Dentist team training for a while now and is becoming invaluable team member as a dental assistant. You will see Summer in the sterilisation area, clinic and at reception at times assisting the team.

She enjoys making patients time with us a happy time, you will encounter her smile and caring nature when you attend your appointment.

She enjoys her weekends relaxing, being with her friends and family.

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Brianna Allen - Dental Assistant

Brianna is one of our hardworking superstars here at 7 to 7 Dentist. She loves looking after the patients and making them feel comfortable for their dental treatments.

Brianna works with all our patients big and small in the treatment rooms, then clears the room and cleans the room between patients for all our safety.

She enjoys her weekends with her family friends and dog.

The 7 to 7 Dentist team enjoy supporting the local Central Coast community.

We believe in keeping the central coast and kids cavity free for life. Our team attend to the community through local Childcare Centres, Kindergartens and local underprivileged free play children’s groups. We teach children and parents how to brush and floss and keep their teeth clean. We help with healthy eating habits and more. We aim to keep kids cavity free on the coast. Thanks to Dr Stephens and the 7 to 7 Dentist team. If you know of a local Kindy or creche that may need our support please contact one of the friendly team.

Dr Paul Stephens acknowledges having a well-qualified team and assists his staff in gaining the necessary qualifications, to look after our patients to the highest standard in care.

You can be assured and relaxed at your appointment that the staff at 7 to 7 Dentist are up to date with the latest technologies and studies to take the best care of you and your family. 

All these qualifications only add to the hardworking team here at 7 to 7 Dentist, bringing you great dentistry done well.

As the 7 to 7 Dental team do shifts so you may not see some of the fantastic team every visit, we do all look forward to seeing you and catching up.

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