Dr Jenny Yu, BDSc
Jenny completed her dental training at the University of Western Australia in 2002. Jenny has extensive and varied experience, having worked for a number of years at the Royal Dental Hospital Melbourne, community clinics in Epping and Footscray, and various private clinics in the Melbourne metropolitan area.
Jenny established Edwardes Street Dental in 2010. She believes dentistry can be done with minimal discomfort. Her gentle hands and calm nature wins the trust of many nervous and unsettling patients. She specialises in cosmetic dentistry and smile enhancement, with a special interest in implant dentistry. Jenny keeps her skills up to date with the latest techniques and materials in all areas of dentistry. She is also a member of the Australian Dental Association and is accredited by the Dental Board of Australia.
Under Jenny’s commitment and hard work, Edwardes street dental has grown significantly and we have now served patients from the local area and beyond. Jenny is married with 2 children. In her leisure time, Jenny enjoys photography, fishing, travelling and relaxing with friends and family.
Dr Sara Saghafi
Dr Sara Saghafi has graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery from The University of Melbourne.
Being a strong believer of holistic and patient-centered approach to dental care, Dr Sara provides excellent care and attention to her patients and builds a strong rapport with them. She brings with her a caring, friendly and gentle personality and has an interest in all aspects of general dentistry.
Dental Assistant/Office Manager
Originally from Tassie, Krista has been a Dental Assistant for over 20 years. Experienced in all areas of Dentistry Krista loves a challenge and meeting new people.
Krista is always ready for a good joke and can tell you a story or hold your hand to make you feel comfortable. Friends with everyone her interests include wine tasting, fitness and American football.
Elise has worked in the dental industry for almost 10 years completing her Cert. III in Dental Assisting in 2006. Elise enjoys working in general, family dentistry, especially with children, and patients with complex needs - including those who experience dental phobias. Having recently completed her Masters in Social Work, Elise has a new appreciation of the importance of having caring and empathic health care providers who understand the needs of the patient and make them feel at ease.
Lara completed her Certificate for Dental Assisting through the ADA and has been working in her field for over 22 years with experience in General Dentistry & Orthodontics.
Lara enjoys spending time with her family, having a laugh with her two children and is always ready for a challenge.
Rebecca has over 15 years of experience in Orthodontics and is exited to be involved in and continue learning more about general dentistry. She enjoys working with a variety of patients, especially with young children and takes pride in developing a professional nurse/patient relationship. She make the most of her spare time by spending time with family, and enjoy being outdoors; walking, hiking and travelling when possible.