Dr Joe Zhou, Principal DentistJoe is the Principal Dentist and Founder of Knoxfield Dental Care.
Joe migrated to New Zealand with his family when he was very young. He grew up in Wellington and subsequently studied dentistry at the University of Otago. Joe is known for his friendly mannerism and gentle touch, which is the hallmark of his practicing philosophy.
Joe enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, especially in the area of orthodontics and oral surgery. He has worked at the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department of Dunedin Hospital, New Zealand and also at the Oral Surgery Department of Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne.
Joe values that dentistry is a lifelong learning process. He attends continuing education regularly with the aim of constantly striving to improve the services he provides to the community.
He holds membership of the following Associations/Societies:
- Australian Dental Association
- International Association for Orthodontics
- Progressive Orthodontics Group
- International College of Continuing Dental Education
Dr Gabby Wang, Associate DentistGabby graduated from Griffith University in Queensland in 2012. Since then, she has continually worked towards developing a wide variety of clinical experience.
She is particularly interested in paediatric dentistry and knows how to make a child’s visit to the dentist a positive one. She is a member of Australian and New Zealand Society of Paediatric Dentistry. Gabby places a big emphasis on her clients’ comfort and is slowly perfecting her painless treatment techniques.
Gabby also treats adults of all ages, providing regular check-ups, cleans, fillings, gum disease treatment, teeth whitening, crowns and veneers.
She is an active member of the community including as a volunteer at Monash Children’s Hospital.
Outside dentistry, Gabby enjoys yoga, keeping fit, exploring Melbourne’s café scene and bushwalking.
Dr Rui Xi Chen, Associate DentistRui Xi graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2011. Hailing from Singapore, she speaks fluent English and Mandarin.
Rui Xi enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, and has a gentle and calming approach with her patients. She is passionate about providing the best long term care for her patients.
Her special interests include cosmetic dentistry and wisdom tooth removals.
Rui Xi's favourite part of dentistry is helping her patients smile their best smile.
As a child, she experienced firsthand after a basketball accident how one’s teeth can affect their self-confidence, and hence strives daily to help her patients smile confidently.
Outside of dentistry, Rui Xi is an avid traveller and foodie who love learning about different cultures from everyone she meets.
Dr Wendy Yu, Associate DentistBorn and raised in Melbourne, Wendy graduated from The University of Melbourne, obtaining a Bachelor of Biomedicine followed by graduate degree in Doctor of Dental Surgery. Upon graduation, she worked in a small coastal town in New South Wales before moving back to Melbourne to be closer to family and friends.
Wendy aims to provide high quality dental treatment with a gentle and caring chair-side manner. She enjoys getting to know her patients through open and honest communication and strongly believes that prevention is better than cure. Wendy enjoys all aspects of general dentistry with a particular interest in restorative dentistry and orthodontics.
Outside of dentistry, Wendy likes to explore nature and travel to new places. She also loves everything related to health, food and fitness. Her next goal is to master the art of gardening as she hopes to have a house filled with greenery and her own herb and veggie garden!
Our Dental AssistantsAll our receptionists and assistants are accredited with either Certificate III or IV in Dental Assisting. The team possesses many years of experiences in carrying out sound clinical practices and performing high standard of infection control. Our receptionists pay high levels of attention to details and take the time to fully explain to every patient their treatment plans, all associated fees and any relevant health fund coverage.
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We Are a Professional Practice
That Aims to Grow Together with the Community of Knox.
If you have any questions, please feel free to call us on 03 9763 3339, or drop by to talk to one of our friendly staff.