Our dedicated team at South Melbourne Dental Group strive to make your visit as pleasant and enjoyable as possible. We are proud to have experienced members of staff, some who have been with us for over 25 years. We have both male and female dentists, who are all accredited members of the Australian Dental Association, trained in many facets of general dentistry and continually update their knowledge through continuing professional development courses and seminars. You are guaranteed the best possible service and dental care the moment you walk through our doors.


Dentists

Dr Raymond Montag

Director
BDSC (Melb) FRACDS
Avail: Mon - Fri

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Ray is a graduate of the University of Melbourne from 1985 and completed a Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of dental surgeons in 1990. In 1993 Ray completed a post-graduate study at Melbourne University in orthodontics and in 1995 completed his training in restorative implant dentistry in Gothenburg Sweden. Ray came to the South Melbourne Dental Group in 1994. Today he continues to take a special interest in fixed orthodontics, dental implant rehabilitation, cosmetic dentistry and the whole spectrum of general dentistry.
Dr Barry Abrahams

Director
BDSC (Wits)
Avail: Mon - Fri

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Barry graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand in 1985. After 14 years in Brisbane he and his family relocated to Melbourne. He has been at South Melbourne Dental Group for 18 years now. Barry enjoys the variety and challenges of general family dentistry with a special interest in helping his patients to improve and maintain their dental health. Outside of dentistry his main passions are marathon running, cycling, swimming and camping. He is also involved in community service.
Dr Avron Lapidus

Director
BDS (Wits) MBA (Wits) ADC
Avail: Mon - Sat

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Avron has more than 30 years experience in general dental practice. He is a graduate of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg having completed is Bachelor of Dental Science (BDS) degree in 1989 and his Masters of Business Administration (MBA) in 1989. He passed the Australian Dental College (ADC) examinations in 2003 and emigrated to Melbourne in 2007. Avron is a partner in South Melbourne Dental Group and he enjoys all aspects of general dentistry.
Dr Adrian Dang

Director
BDSC (Melb)
Avail: Mon Tues Thurs Fri Sat

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Adrian graduated from The University of Melbourne in 2011 and has been working at South Melbourne Dental Group ever since. He has special interests in implant, cosmetic and digital dentistry. Since 2016 Adrian has been organising annual dental volunteer trips to provide dental treatment to disadvantaged children in rural Vietnam. Outside dentistry, Adrian enjoys soccer and cycling. His interests also include architecture, design and technology.
Dr Nadia Dobromilsky

BDSC (Adel)
Former ADA President (Tas)
ADA board member (Melb)
President Evident
Avail: Mon - Wed

Dr Alex Zelmanovich

BDS (James Cook Uni)
Avail: Mon - Sat

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Alex graduated as a Bachelor of Dental Surgery at James Cook University in Queensland and has been a member of the South Melbourne dental Group since 2017. He has a special interest in orthodontic treatments for kids, teenagers and adults and prides himself in helping patients overcome their dental fears from young and old alike. Outside of the clinic he pursues writing as a hobby and hopes to eventually publish his first novel. His other passions include calligraphy, fishing and fitness. Alex also can speak Russian as a second language comfortably.
Dr Sarah Braun

BSci (Melb)
DDS (Melb)
Avail: Thurs - Sat

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Sarah graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2017 and has since worked in Geelong and the bayside area. With her friendly and enthusiastic approach she endeavours to help anxious patients feel comfortable in the dental chair. She has a special interest in educating patients about their oral health and ensuring they always feel confident in their smile. Sarah loves to be active and outdoors, and enjoys travelling and learning about different cultures.

Admin

Kathy

Practice manager

Helen

Reception

Anna

Reception

Suzanna

Reception


Nurses

Sammy

Dental nurse

Cath

Dental nurse

Michelle

Dental nurse

Stefanie

Dental nurse

Julia

Dental nurse

Sagarika

Dental nurse

Brooke

Dental nurse

Kelly

Dental nurse

Emma

Dental nurse

Juhee

Sterilisation nurse