About Azura

At Azura, seeing you at your best is our passion.

We do dental differently

At Azura Dental, we are more than just a dental clinic. Your well-being is our priority, and we take extra steps to make all our patients feel comfortable and provide the best dental care and cosmetic treatments.

From the moment you enter our specifically designed clinic, you will notice something is different. Our friendly team will make you feel right at home. We also operate outside of regular business hours to make fitting your dental visit into your busy schedule easier.

Our family

Dr. Deborah Rea

General & Cosmetic Dentist
BDS (Adelaide), BSc. Nursing, Grad. Dip. ICU Nursing,
Grad. Cert. Retrieval Nursing, Australasian Academy of Dento-Facial Aesthetics (AADFA) Fellowship (Honorary) (Fundamental, Further, FAT, Fiber, Phlebotomy & Face)

Dr. Deb is a highly experienced dentist with a passion for health and wellbeing. With over 17 years of dental experience, she has established herself in a variety of dental procedures, including general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry and facial cosmetics.

Having spent time in intensive care nursing before taking up dentistry, Dr. Deb has a strong medical background and is particularly skilled in the treatment of medically compromised patients. Knowing that health is all interconnected, Dr. Deb works with GPs and specialists, searching for links between overall health and possible systematic causes for problems in the mouth. Her experience in these roles has given her a unique perspective on patient care, which she brings to her dental practice. Dr. Deb enjoys working with patients from all walks of life and believes that everyone deserves access to high-quality dental care. She takes the time to get to know her patients and works closely with them to develop personalized treatment plans that meet their unique needs and goals.

She believes that a healthy smile is an important part of overall wellbeing and works tirelessly to help her patients achieve and maintain beautiful, healthy teeth.

With extended experience in high complex cases including Dental Implants, Teeth Straightening, and Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Deb creates customised results for her Smile Transformation patients. Her attention to detail, supportive nature and overall experience makes her the go to dentist for patients all across Adelaide, with some of her patients travelling from interstate and even overseas to continue to see her. Dr. Deb has a special interest in Sleep Disordered Breathing and is passionate about helping patients get a diagnosis and treatment while keeping up to date with current practices in sleep dentistry.

Dr. Deb enjoys working with patients of any age from all walks of life. Her inclusive attitude makes everyone feel at ease in her care. She is excellent with highly anxious patients, often working with families who have children on the autism spectrum or with intellectual disabilities.

With skills across all aspects of general dentistry, Dr. Deb has also undergone further study to provide cosmetic procedures such as wrinkle smoothing and dermal fillers, along with other cosmetic procedures to keep you looking rejuvenated and fresh. Her signature approach to cosmetic procedures for both men and women, is keep it natural with just enough is enough.

Dr. Deb’s passion for health and wellbeing extends beyond her dental practice. She is a strong advocate for patient education and encourages her patients to take an active role in their oral health. Dr. Deb is also involved with mentoring other dentists and practitioners, sharing her knowledge and patient care philosophies and values.

Dr Elvina Ngo

General & Cosmetic Dentist | BBIOMed (Uni Melb)
DDS (Uni Melb), Australasian Academy of Dento-Facial Aesthetics (AADFA) Fundamental

Meet Dr. Elvina, our gentle and friendly dentist with a passion for providing exceptional dental care. Originally from Singapore, Dr. Elvina is fluent in both Mandarin and English, allowing her to connect with a diverse range of patients.

Dr. Elvina’s gentle approach to dentistry makes her particularly popular among our patients. She understands that visiting the dentist can be stressful for some patients, and she takes great care to ensure that everyone feels comfortable and at ease throughout their visit.

Dr. Elvina is also trained in wrinkle smoothing treatments. She is able to offer these treatments to our patients, providing them with a treatment plan tailored to their individual needs. 

Dr. Elvina is committed to staying up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry. She regularly attends continuing education courses and seminars, ensuring that she is always at the forefront of new techniques and technology. Her dedication to continuing education is a testament to her commitment to providing the highest quality dental care to our patients.

When she is not working, Dr. Elvina enjoys spending time with her husband, family and friends.

Dr. Elvina’s passion for dentistry and commitment to patient care make her an invaluable member of our team. Her gentle approach to dentistry, fluency in multiple languages, and experience with wrinkle smoothing treatments have made her a beloved member of our practice. We are proud to have her as our dentist and know that our patients benefit from her dedication to providing exceptional dental care.

Janice

Oral Health Therapist

Janice is an experienced and friendly Oral Health Therapist at Azura Dental, dedicated to providing exceptional care to patients of all ages. With a warm and supportive approach, she ensures a positive dental experience for everyone she treats.

At Azura Dental, Janice’s focus is on offering comprehensive check-ups, thorough cleans, and targeted treatments for children, as well as hygiene cleans and specific treatment for adults. She is also particularly passionate about working with children, helping them overcome their fear of dental visits and fostering a positive attitude towards oral health from a young age.

Beyond her professional responsibilities, Janice is a self-professed shopaholic, food lover and gym junkie. Janice loves to unleash her creativity in the kitchen, experimenting with new recipes and sharing her culinary creations with others.

Janice’s role as an aunt to eight nieces and nephews holds a special place in her heart. She enjoys spending quality time with them and being a positive influence in their lives, nurturing the strong family bond they share.

Maddi

Hygienist

You may recall this friendly face from when she was a Dental Assistant at Azura. Now fully qualified, Maddi has joined our team as a Hygienist. Maddi’s kind and caring nature makes patients feel supported and even the most anxious of patients enjoy having their clean with Maddi.

Maddi supports Dr Deb & Dr Elvina in screening patients for Sleep Disordered breathing, and organising sleep studies for those who require one. She enjoys helping our patients get on top of their sleep needs and enjoying the benefits of a good night’s rest.

Maddi has spent time working at an Orthodontist and is well versed in orthodontic cleans, and supporting Dentists to care for patient’s orthodontic needs. She is also trained in scanning patients with or without orthodontics for digital impressions required for orthodontic wires, night guards, bleaching trays and more.

When she isn’t busy working, Maddi enjoys being part of a large family consisting of 7 Brothers, and many nieces and nephews.

Adele

Practice Manager

Meet Adele, our friendly and passionate practice manager. With years of experience in managing dental practices, Adele brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our team. She is dedicated to providing our patients with the highest level of care and ensuring that our practice runs smoothly and efficiently.

Adele is a people person at heart, and her friendly and approachable demeanor has made her a beloved member of our team. She takes the time to get to know each of our patients on a personal level and is always available to answer any questions they may have. Her goal is to ensure that every patient who walks through our doors feels welcome and comfortable.

In addition to her people skills, Adele is also highly organized and detail-oriented. Adele works tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure that everything runs smoothly and that our patients receive the best possible care.

Adele is passionate about dentistry and works closely with our dentists to develop treatment plans that are tailored to each patient’s unique needs and goals.

Outside of work, Adele enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys trying new restaurants and cuisine.

 

Jenna

Practice Manager

Meet Jenna, our skilled and organized practice manager who has a special talent for working with anxious dental patients. With years of experience in dental management, Jenna brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our team. She is dedicated to ensuring that our practice runs efficiently and effectively while also providing exceptional patient care.

Jenna’s is responsible for managing all aspects of our practice, from scheduling appointments to managing our staff and inventory. Her attention to detail ensures that everything runs smoothly and that our patients receive the best possible care.

In addition to her organizational skills, Jenna has a unique talent for working with anxious dental patients. She understands that dental procedures can be intimidating for some patients and works to ensure that they feel comfortable and at ease throughout their visit. Her calming demeanour and gentle approach have earned her a reputation for being excellent with anxious patients.

Jenna is also experienced in handling complex treatment plans and payment plans. She works closely with our dentists to develop customized treatment plans for each patient and is skilled at explaining complex procedures in a way that is easy for patients to understand. Jenna is also excellent at helping patients navigate insurance and payment options, ensuring that everyone can access the dental care they need.

When she is not working, Jenna enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Jenna’s dedication to patient care make her an invaluable member of our team. 

Max

Dental Assistant & Admin

Meet Max, our friendly dental assistant and administrative/reception Staff. Max is a skilled and dedicated member of our team who is passionate about providing exceptional patient care. He is always cheerful and easy to get along with, making him a beloved member of our staff.

Max’s warm and friendly personality makes him particularly adept at working with children. He is patient and kind, and he always takes the time to explain procedures to our younger patients in a way that is easy for them to understand. His gentle approach helps put children at ease, making their visits to the dentist more comfortable and enjoyable. In addition to his role as a dental assistant, Max is also responsible for administrative and reception tasks.

Max is also, currently studying engineering at university in his off time. He brings his knowledge of engineering and 3D printing to our practice, where he uses his skills to create custom dental appliances and models. His expertise in this area has been invaluable to our practice, allowing us to offer our patients more precise and customized dental care.

Outside of work and university, Max enjoys spending time with his family and friends. He has a passion for coaching and helping children in their sporting activities. When he isn’t working you can find him having fun doing outdoor activities such as surfing for recreation.

Max’s friendly and positive attitude make him an invaluable member of our team. His skills as a dental assistant, administrative and reception assistant, make him a versatile and skilled member of our staff.

Emalie

Dental Assistant

Meet our youngest dental assistant, Emalie. Emalie is a young and dynamic addition to our team, bringing with her a passion for providing excellent patient care. Emalie joined our practice eager to join the health care industry. She has quickly become an indispensable member of our team, assisting our dentists in a variety of procedures, and ensuring that our patients receive the highest level of care.

Emalie has a friendly and approachable demeanour that puts our patients at ease immediately. She takes the time to ensure our patients feel comfortable and confident throughout their visit. When Emalie is not at work, she is studying health science at university, and enjoys playing netball and soccer.

Wendy

Dental Assistant

Meet Wendy, one of our talented and hard-working dental assistants. Wendy is passionate about oral health and is currently studying to become an oral health therapist. She is a dedicated member of our team who is always willing to go the extra mile to ensure that our patients receive the best possible care.

Wendy is a lover of the beach, and you can often find her soaking up the sun in her free time and enjoys starting her day with an early morning gym session. Her dedication to health and wellness is reflected in her work, where she is always eager to promote good oral hygiene habits to our patients.

In addition to her role as a dental assistant, Wendy is also responsible for reception tasks. She is a diligent dental assistant who is dedicated to her studies and her work. She brings a positive attitude and a can-do spirit to everything she does, making her an invaluable member of our team.

Wendy’s dedication to promoting good oral hygiene habits and her commitment to patient care make her a well-rounded and dynamic member of our staff. 

Chris

Dental Assistant

Chris is an accomplished assistant with extensive experience in the dental industry. He is a valuable member of the Azura Dental and Cosmetics team, dedicated to providing exceptional patient care. Chris’s warm and personable demeanour enables him to excel in his role, he is passionate about sharing his vast experience in both the dental field and cosmetic procedures.

Chris’s commitment to patient care and his friendly and compassionate approach sets him apart in his field. He has a warm, gregarious personality with a great sense of humour. He ensures that patients feel at ease and well-informed throughout their visits and strives to provide the best possible service to every individual.

In his leisure time, Chris enjoys visiting family and friends in the country areas of Riverland and Mount Gambier. He is interested in staying active, cooking, reading, solving puzzles, and playing X-Box. Chris is a devoted pet owner who considers his cat, Lily, to be a cherished member of his family.

Ellen

Receptionist & Dental Assistant

Ellen is our versatile Receptionist/Dental Assistant, wholeheartedly dedicated to helping patients look and feel their best. Her passion resonates in both her roles, from warmly welcoming patients at the front desk to providing attentive support during procedures. Her friendly nature and attention to detail create a comfortable atmosphere, ensuring a seamless experience for every patient. As a dental assistant, she offers unwavering care and comfort, reflecting her genuine concern for patients’ welfare.

Ellen’s thirst for knowledge is evident as she continually seeks to expand her skill set, with a particular affinity for assisting in cosmetic procedures. Her enthusiasm for learning is a testament to her commitment to providing excellence in patient care and her dedication to professional growth.

When she’s not busy making a difference in the clinic, Ellen’s adventurous spirit takes flight. She loves indulging her passion for overseas travel, which enriches her appreciation for diverse cultures. Additionally, Ellen relishes the tranquillity of beach walks with her furry companions, enjoying the soothing rhythm of the waves and the company of her dogs.

Frequently asked questions

Yes, to the right of our building there is a driveway which leads to the patient car park behind Azura.
Yes, we offer a range of cosmetic procedures to help fight aging. Our dentists are qualified with AADFA and as dentists are situated perfectly to help you rejuvenate your look with cosmetic facial and dental procedures keeping you looking natural and youthful at the same time.
Our staff really listen to you so we can understand your goals, fears, and expectations. We work with our patients to guide them through their dental and/or cosmetic journeys. Dr Deb has a unique background not only in cosmetics and dentistry, but also in the medical field where she was an intensive care and retrievals nurse. Her skills and experience give Azura and our patients exposure to extensive medical knowledge and support for many different medical condition’s signs and symptoms. We look at you as a whole, working to encompass your dental and cosmetic needs while assisting you to support your overall health and wellness.

Smile wide.
Because you can.

Let Azura help transform your shy smile into a glowing one!