WHO WE ARE

We are a team of highly experienced and caring dental professionals. Each of our dentists has at least 20 years’ experience and a passion for quality dental care.

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The Practice

We value patient care which includes looking after your teeth but also taking a holistic approach to your wellbeing.

All patients can expect to be treated with warmth, empathy and respect by our qualified and caring dental professionals, as well as by our friendly receptionists.

Everyone is different, and we tailor every procedure and treatment plan to the individual. We never encourage patients to have unnecessary treatment. We value long-term patient care, and are proud to have four generations of patients trusting us with their dental health.

Balwyn Dental Group’s success in building lifelong relationships rests in the establishment of trust and professionalism as the foundation of our patient relationships.

The History

Balwyn Dental Group has a long history of being a premium dental care provider. The practice was established almost 100 years old and some patients have been coming to us for that long. Balwyn Dental Group has been the benchmark for quality dentistry in Melbourne for nearly 100 years. Today we continue to provide exceptional tailored dental care and strive to redefine excellence in our services.

BDG’s success in building lifelong relationships has the establishment of trust and professionalism at it’s foundation.

The Team

Dr Jason Waple

Dr Jason Waple

Dr Jason Waple has been caring for patients at Balwyn Dental Group for over 20 years. After graduating from Otago University in New Zealand he worked as a House Surgeon in a Wellington Hospital before moving to private practise in…...

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Dr Jason Waple has been caring for patients at Balwyn Dental Group for over 20 years. After graduating from Otago University in New Zealand he worked as a House Surgeon in a Wellington Hospital before moving to private practise in England for several years. He moved to Melbourne in 1997 to join Balwyn Dental Group and is now the principal dentist. Jason is known for his fun sense of humour which helps to puts his clients at ease. His nurse of twelve years is Patsy who is highly skilled and professional but also fun and a delight to be with.

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Dr Chris Boyle

Dr Chris Boyle

Dr Chris Boyle received his bachelor degree in Dental Surgery from the University of Edinburgh. He is a highly experienced dentist with an interest in Endodontics, Restorative and Cosmetic surgery. Dr Boyle is passionate about working with each patient to…...

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Dr Chris Boyle received his bachelor degree in Dental Surgery from the University of Edinburgh. He is a highly experienced dentist with an interest in Endodontics, Restorative and Cosmetic surgery.

Dr Boyle is passionate about working with each patient to achieve optimum dental health. He is also committed to continuing his professional development by frequently attending dental conferences in order to keep up-to-date with the latest technologies and advancements.

 

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Dr Claudia Braybon

Dr Claudia Braybon

Dr Claudia Braybon received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Bogota-Colombia) in 1998 and completed a postgraduate diploma in implant dentistry in 2006. As a caring and committed dentist, she believes it is important to provide a…...

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Dr Claudia Braybon received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Bogota-Colombia) in 1998 and completed a postgraduate diploma in implant dentistry in 2006.

As a caring and committed dentist, she believes it is important to provide a positive dental experience with quality outcomes and therefore adopts an empathetic yet honest approach with her patients. This approach enables her patients to make informed decisions about the best treatment plan that will meet their expectations and deliver the highest quality results, whilst maintaining their overall oral health.

She is passionate about knowledge and continual improvement and therefore enjoys keeping up-to-date on all things dental, including current best-practice and emerging dental procedures. She enjoys restorative and cosmetic work including implants as well as orthodontic treatments.

Dr Braybon is a member of the Australian Dental Association (ADA), International Team of Implantology (ITI), The Australian Prosthodontic Society (APS) and a certified Invisalign provider.

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Dr Mariana Habil

Dr Mariana Habil

Coming from a dental family, Dr Mariana Habil has a lifelong passion for dentistry. Having graduated from the faculty of Dentistry, Alexandria University in 2005, she practiced dentistry ever since and further expanded her clinicals with a Diploma in Oral…...

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Coming from a dental family, Dr Mariana Habil has a lifelong passion for dentistry. Having graduated from the faculty of Dentistry, Alexandria University in 2005, she practiced dentistry ever since and further expanded her clinicals with a Diploma in Oral and Maxillofacial Dentistry in 2009.

With ongoing commitment to optimum patient experience, Mariana loves to see her patients leave the practice with a big smile. She prides herself with her gentle, easy-going manner and attention to detail with current interests in Implant Dentistry, Clear Aligner therapy and Myofunctional Orthodontics as part of her drive to excellence.

 

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Ronni Manoa

Ronni Manoa

Ronni has been a registered Dental Hygienist and Dental Therapist for over 20 years; however her career in dentistry began in 1987 as a Dental Assistant. Ronni graduated with a Diploma of Dental Therapy in 1997 and an Associate Degree…...

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Ronni has been a registered Dental Hygienist and Dental Therapist for over 20 years; however her career in dentistry began in 1987 as a Dental Assistant. Ronni graduated with a Diploma of Dental Therapy in 1997 and an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene in 2001. In 2016 she completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Oral Health.

Ronni treats each patient as an individual and gives the best treatment she can while educating and informing patients of their current oral health. As an Oral Health Therapist Ronni provides our adult patients with routine gum care and maintenance and also treats children for preventative and restorative care.Ronni has a caring, gentle and relaxed chair side manner. Her attention to detail is outstanding, providing excellent treatment to all our patients.

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