Meet the team

Meet our Specialists

Dr. Kevin Ho

BDSc PGCert FICOI

Dr. Kevin Ho is a highly qualified Specialist Dentist who graduated from the prestigious Melbourne Uni and is currently completing a Master of Clinical Dentistry in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics from King’s College London, UK. He was recently awarded Fellowship from the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.

Dr. Kevin has worked in both Australia and Canada, providing dental care to a diverse range of patients. He has extensive clinical experience, including flying to northern parts of Canada to treat medically compromised, special needs, and geriatric populations. Additionally, he volunteers in Downtown Eastside communities.

Dr. Kevin believes in a conservative, biomimetic, and aesthetic approach to dentistry. His commitment to staying up-to-date with the latest advancements in dental technology and techniques allows him to provide the best possible care to his patients. As a Dentist in our clinic, Dr. Kevin is dedicated to helping his patients achieve healthy, functional, and beautiful smiles.

In her free time, Dr. Faiza enjoys the great outdoors, hiking, and exploring nature. She also loves spending time with her family.

Dr. Yasser Khan

BDS,FICCDE,Msc (Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry)

With over 15 years of experience, Dr. Yasser Khan is the founder and Principal Dentist of Kyneton Dental. Since starting his dental journey in Mansfield, Victoria, where he trained under renowned dentist Dr. Knight, he has helped hundreds of kids and adults achieve healthy teeth and confident smiles. Dr. Khan specializes in General Dentistry, with a particular interest in Child Dentistry and Aesthetic Dentistry. He has completed his MDS in Aesthetic Dentistry from the UK and has undertaken specialized training in Orthodontics and Smile Design, enabling him to offer the latest techniques and treatments to his patients. Dr. Khan believes that ongoing education is crucial to providing the best possible care, and he regularly updates his skills with the latest developments in dentistry. When not working, he spends time with family and loves cooking and travelling. Dr. Khan is always available to help and happy to chat.

Dr. Murtuza Hussain

BDS, Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Surgical Dentistry)

Dr. Murtuza Hussain, holding a Dental Degree from Griffith University and a Postgraduate Diploma in Surgical Dentistry from the University of Sydney, is a dentist with a special interest in surgery and surgical extractions, specializing in wisdom tooth extractions. With extensive experience as a visiting consultant across private practices and as a tutor at the University of Melbourne, Dr. Hussain brings a high level of expertise and precision to Kyneton Dental. Outside of his professional life, he enjoys spending quality time with his family.

Dr Kaur

Dentist

Dr. Kaur holds a Bachelor of Science and a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Melbourne. She is dedicated to providing tailored and ethical dental care with a gentle and precise approach. Dr. Kaur enjoys solving clinical challenges and helping patients achieve their best smiles.

Outside of work, she loves outdoor activities, gardening, and playing badminton with her family. Dr. Kaur speaks Punjabi, Hindi, and English, and has a talent for playing the harmonium. She looks forward to welcoming you with her genuine smile!

Dr. Faiza Kazmi

B.HealthSci(Dentistry)

Meet Dr. Faiza Kazmi, our passionate and dedicated dentist who studied at La Trobe University in Bendigo for her Bachelor of Health Sciences and Master of Dentistry. Originally from Canberra, she has now made Victoria her home and has gained extensive experience working throughout regional Victoria in the towns of Bendigo, Mildura, and Wodonga.

Dr. Faiza has a wealth of knowledge from her time spent working alongside specialists in a multi-disciplinary public hospital in Sydney, providing all aspects of general dentistry before moving to private practice. She is committed to delivering the highest standard of care and dentistry to all her patients and has a keen interest in fixed prosthodontics, oral surgery, and periodontics.

In her free time, Dr. Faiza enjoys the great outdoors, hiking, and exploring nature. She also loves spending time with her family.

Dr. Madara Mapa

BDS

Originally from Melbourne, Dr. Madara Mapa completed her Bachelor of Health Science and Master of Dentistry at Latrobe University in Bendigo. She now calls the beautiful city of Kyneton home and has worked across regional Victoria, including Bendigo, Ballarat, Melton & Ararat.

Dr. Madara has a special interest in aesthetic dentistry and fixed prosthodontics, which allows her to help her patients achieve beautiful, healthy smiles. She’s known for her gentle and caring approach to dentistry, putting her patients at ease and making their dental visit a comfortable and stress-free experience.

In her spare time, Dr. Madara indulges in her creative hobbies, stays active, and enjoys spending time with her family and friends. As a cosmetic dentist & valued member of our team, she brings her unique combination of expertise, care, and creativity to help her patients achieve their dental goals. Dr. Mapa’s commitment to exceptional patient care and her friendly and approachable manner make her a fantastic addition to our team.

Behind the Smiles: Our Dental Care Team

Sera Jacks

Dental Assistant

Sera joined the Kyneton Dental team in 2019 as a Front Office Coordinator and later transitioned into her current role as a Dental Nurse. As a local to the area, growing up in the lovely town of Woodend and completing most of her schooling in Kyneton, Sera has a deep connection to the community and is passionate about providing the best possible care to our patients.

In addition to her work at the clinic, Sera enjoys traveling and playing music. She spends her free time playing guitar, singing, and spending time with her friends and family. Her friendly and bubbly personality is always missed when she is not around.

As a Dental Nurse, Sera is committed to providing a warm and welcoming environment for all our patients. Her extensive knowledge of our practice and dental procedures, combined with her caring and empathetic approach, make her an essential member of our team.

Georgia Bauer

Dental Assistant

Georgia is a valuable member of our team at Kyneton Dental, working as a dental assistant since 2019. She has been living in the neighbouring town of Woodend for over 7 years, having moved from Melbourne.

Outside of work, Georgia enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, and attending music events. Her friendly demeanor and positive attitude help our patients feel at ease while undergoing dental treatments.

As a dental assistant, Georgia is committed to helping our patients achieve healthy and beautiful smiles. She plays an essential role in ensuring that all our patients have a positive experience during their visit to our clinic. Her dedication and attention to detail make her a valuable asset to our team.

Bridget

Dental Assistant

Bridget started working at Kyneton dental in December 2021
Bridget enjoys being with friends, family, loves reading and other creative hobbies.

Bridget is interested in doing a cert III in dental assisting, loves helping and is very excited to be a part of the team at Kyneton Dental

In her free time, Dr. Faiza enjoys the great outdoors, hiking, and exploring nature. She also loves spending time with her family.

Kylie Cameron

Dental Office Administrator

Kylie joined our team in 2019, bringing with her over a decade of corporate experience and professionalism from her previous role at ANZ bank. Her impressive background has equipped her with the skills and expertise to handle the most complex administrative tasks at our dental clinic.

What sets Kylie apart is her warm and friendly demeanor. As the first face you’ll see when you walk through our doors, she takes great pride in ensuring that our patients feel welcomed and comfortable.

Kylie has been a resident of Kyneton for over 20 years and is well-known in the community for her easy-going and approachable nature. Her strong ties to the local community are evident through her involvement in the basketball team and the pony club. When she’s not working, Kylie can be found spending quality time with her family of six on their farm just outside Kyneton.

As an essential member of our team, Kylie ensures that the day-to-day operations of our dental clinic run smoothly, while providing exceptional customer service to our patients. Her commitment to her work and her friendly demeanor make her an integral part of the Kyneton Dental team.