Dr Sonia Narula B.D.S. - Dentist
Dr Sonia Narula graduated with her Bachelor of Dental Surgery from DAV Centenary Dental College in India and has over 22 years of experience in the dental profession. She has been with Dr Smile since 2004 and is loved by all our patients. Often, Dr Sonia will see patients requiring more complex care and are referred by other dentists that value Dr Sonia’s skill and experience. She loves the challenge of more difficult cases and especially seeing patients smile once the work is complete. Dr Sonia’s special interests include Invisalign Clear braces and Crown and Bridge dentistry.
Away from Dr Smile, Dr Sonia is a dedicated mum to two boys, and she loves to meditate and practice yoga.
Dr Lewis Risk B.D.S. - Dentist
Dr Lewis Risk grew up in Sydney and has lived locally since 2016. He graduated with his Bachelor of Medicine from the University of Sydney before graduating with his Bachelor of Dentistry. Dr Lewis has a special interest in endodontics and paediatric dentistry, and he is great with kids. His clinical interests include laser dentistry and advanced surgical procedures. Dr Lewis loves the challenges of his career, taking a holistic approach to oral health. He achieves enormous satisfaction when he can change a patient’s life, restoring their oral health and ability to smile.
Outside of dentistry, Dr Lewis enjoys keeping fit, reading, and card and board games. He also loves video games and likes to chat about the latest HBO series, technology and the FIFA World Cup.
Riya Jacob - Dental Assistant
Riya (Ray) grew up in Kuwait and has been with our Eaglevale practice since 2011. She graduated with her dentistry degree from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in India and is currently completing her registration to be a Dentist. Ray is passionate about dentistry and cannot wait until she can practice as a dentist and can pursue her interests in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery. We know she will be an excellent dentist as she is already great with our patients and has an extremely gentle touch.
Away from dentistry, Ray is very religious and sings in church and teaches kids in church too. She is married to her childhood sweetheart and is in her own words a “big-time dog person”! Ray loves keeping fit and plays basketball, and she plays the violin.
Dr Christopher Sammut B.D.S. - Dentist
Dr Christopher Sammut grew up in Sydney and has lived here his entire life. Dr Chris graduated from the University of Sydney with an honours degree in science before gaining his Doctor of Dental Medicine. His clinical interests include periodontal, orthodontics, prosthodontics and restorative dentistry. Dr Chris became interested in dentistry while still a child, finding dental visits fun and interesting. He is well aware of the close connection between oral health and overall health, and its association with quality-of-life and general well-being. Nothing with him greater pleasure than seeing people smile and talk confidently, knowing their teeth look good.
When not here at Dr Smile, you’ll often find Dr Chris helping at his parish church. Dr Chris actively participates in a ministry called the Capuchin Friars’ Van and which helps the homeless. He is always interested in hearing about other cultures and loves a lively discussion about rugby, cricket or soccer.
Tania Lee – Dental Assistant
Tania came to Australia many years ago and originally lived in Perth before coming to Sydney. Tania first worked as a receptionist, a Chinese tutor and as a bookkeeper before discovering her true passion lay in the dental industry. She obtained her Certificate in Dental Assisting in 1993 and has never looked back. She has over 20 years of experience as a Dental Assistant and has been working with us since 2004. Tania is dedicated and is always interested in getting to know her patients and is a highly valued team member. She is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin and can help people in the Chinese community who have oral health concerns.
Away from dentistry, Tania is a mum of two and loves catching up with her family or just enjoying our beautiful environment here in Sydney.