Sydney Paediatric Dentistry is a well-established specialist practice with a difference.

We provide a comprehensive range of services for children and their families in all aspects of dental care.

  • General dental and ongoing preventive care
  • Dental emergency/trauma management
  • Orthodontics
  • Specific dental conditions; including tooth decay, enamel defects & oral pathology
  • Treatments with sedation; happy gas, oral sedation, IV sedation
  • Medically compromised patients & patients with behavioural/learning difficulties

Our fully accredited practice is uniquely designed to facilitate children, and is equipped with state-of-the-art technology.

Features include:

  • Radiography equipment including Panoramic Imaging and 3D Computer Tomography scanning.
  • Digital 3D intra-oral scanning
  • Family clinic with two dental chairs
  • Microscopic equipment
  • High definition photography equipment

Walk through our surgery in the eyes of a child

We pride ourselves with our highly experienced clinical team, dedicated to providing care to the highest standard. We deliver a multidisciplinary approach, corresponding with other medical and dental specialists as required, to offer appropriate, evidence-based recommendations to each of our patients.

Meet our Specialists

Dr Eduardo Alcaino (Principal)
BDS (Hons) MDSc (Paediatric Dentistry) FRACDS (Restorative Dentistry) MRACDS (Paediatric Dentistry) Grad Dip Clin Dent (Sedation & Pain Control)- University of Sydney

Specialist Paediatric Dentist

BDS (Hons) MDSc (Paediatric Dentistry) FRACDS (Restorative Dentistry) MRACDS (Paediatric Dentistry) Grad Dip Clin Dent (Sedation & Pain Control)- University of Sydney

Dr Alcaino is a specialist paediatric dentist currently working in private practice, a past president of the International Association of Paediatric Dentistry (IAPD), a lecturer nationally and internationally, and involved in continuing education at a post-graduate and graduate (...)

Dr Naveen K Loganathan
BDS MDS (Paed Dent) MFDS RCPS (Glasg) MRACDS (Paed Dent) FRACDS

Specialist Paediatric Dentist

Dr Naveen Loganathan completed his undergraduate training in India in 2002 and worked there for a couple of years. Later he moved to Hong Kong to complete his specialist training in Paediatric Dentistry from Prince Philip Dental Hospital, University of Hong Kong in 2006. He then worked as a Senior Registrar in the Department of Paediatric Dentistry at Sydney Dental Hospital for two years and later moved into the position of Senior Clinical Fellow in 2009. (...)
Dr Reena Bhatt
BDS (Syd), D.Clin.Dent (Paed Dent), MRACDS (Paeds), Specialist Paediatric Dentist.

Specialist Paediatric Dentist

•    Staff Specialist, Paediatric Dentistry, Westmead Centre for Oral Health, Westmead Hospital NSW
•    Clinical Lecturer – Paediatric Dentistry, University of Sydney
•    Member of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS)

Born and raised in Sydney, Dr Reena Bhatt completed her undergraduate dental training through the University of Sydney in 2002. She then worked at the Westmead Centre for Oral Health, where she gained additional (...)

Dr Medy Liong
Orthodontist BE (Chem) BA BDent (Hons) (Syd) MOrth (HK) MOrth RCSEd

Specialist Orthodontist

Dr Medy Liong completed a combined degree of Bachelor of Chemical Engineering and Bachelor of Arts majoring in Asian Studies at the University of Sydney in 2002, after which she went travelling and backpacking around Europe for a year. Medy changed career and went on to finish a postgraduate Bachelor of Dentistry with Honours in 2008 at the University of Sydney. Medy then completed her Master of Orthodontics at the University of Hong Kong in 2013 (...)
Dr Serina Ma
BDS MDS (Paed Dent) MFDS RCPS (Glasg) MRACDS (Paed Dent) FRACDS

Specialist Orthodontist

Dr Serina Ma is a specialist Orthodontist and a local to the inner west community. Dr Serina Ma completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery (Honours) in 2004 and a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics) at the University of Sydney in 2012. Her Doctoral research focused on the problematic condition, Obstructive Sleep Apnoea, and she is keen to continue to specialise in this area of Orthodontics. Dr Serina Ma served as a dentist in the Royal Australian Air (...)