Meet Our Team

Coast Dental look forward to working with you

Christies Beach - Morphett Vale - Adelaide

  • Mon, Wed: 8:30am – 8pm 
  • Tue, Thu, Fri: 8:30am – 5pm 
  • Sat: 8:30am – 1pm

Our Staff

Coast Dental understand how important your teeth are to your health

In our south Adelaide dental practice, there is no one-size-fits-all solution. Our team of dental professionals spend time with each patient to accurately assess your oral health and ascertain the most appropriate treatment for you.

The Coast Dental team are dedicated to providing healthy, aesthetic smiles and we focus on improving the quality, function and appearance of your teeth. Our friendly team are always happy to help patients achieve the best possible dental result:

Doctors

Dr Nitish Grover B.D.S.

Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S), Adv Dip in Oral Health (ADOH)

Coming from a family of dentists, Dr Grover has a great understanding in the field of dentistry and is passionate about dental care. Beginning his career as an associate dentist here in Adelaide in 2009, he soon excelled and became Coast Dental’s principal dentist in 2011. In 2021 Coast Dental was renovated to create a customized practice where he could continue providing comprehensive, yet individualised dental care where all your dental needs are taken care of.

He is a keen and enthusiastic clinician with a great passion for the art of dentistry. His main interest lies in cosmetic and restorative dentistry and full mouth rehabilitation/dental transformation. He is a member of the Australian Dental Association and American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr Grover has completed his Master Clinician Program in Implant Dentistry, a joint venture between UCLA and GIDE Institute of dental education in Los Angeles in 2012.

He believes that patients need to be empowered about their oral health with a strong focus on education. His excellent interpersonal skills and relaxed manner helps ensure that the patient always feels comfortable and informed when making decisions pertaining to their treatment. With his wide array of comprehensive treatment options, excellent and supportive team, his aim is that every patient will have a positive experience at Coast Dental.

Apart from his professional commitments, he enjoys his time with his lovely wife and 3 boys who keep him on his toes. He loves his sport especially cricket and footy. He is a strong community member and supportive of his local football club.

Dr Pari Raghav

BDS (India) Ph.D. (Tokyo), ADOH (Adelaide), ADC certified.

Dr Pari completed her bachelor’s degree in dentistry from India. She gained clinical and academic experience while working as a clinician and lecturer at dental school in India. She pursued her PhD in the field of dentistry from prestigious Tokyo Medical and Dental University, where she gained strong experience in dental research. She has presented and published her research in various international conferences and scientific journals. Dr Pari moved to Australia in 2012 and completed her certifications to register as a dentist in Australia.

Dr Pari has over 15 years’ experience in dentistry and has gained a wide range of skills in various aspects of general dentistry, including preventive treatment, restorative, cosmetic and digitally driven dentistry. Pari works closely with her patients to develop effective prevention and treatment strategies, which she individually tailors and delivers, at each patient’s desired pace. She believes in holistic approach to dental treatment. She always spends time communicating with her patients in a very friendly manner to understand and listen to their concerns and finding the root cause of the problem and not just treating the symptoms. Pari focusses on imparting beautiful and healthy smiles for life by creating comfortable, relaxed and pleasant dental experiences for her patients.

Dr Pari actively participates in continuing education to be current with constant and rapid advancements in dentistry. This allows her to always provide the best care for her patients.

When not practicing dentistry, Pari loves to spend time with her husband and two children. She enjoys travelling, experiencing a variety of foods and watching movies. She is fluent in English, Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu.

Dr Reena Gupta

Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S)

Giving patients a smile they love in a painless manner is what makes Dr Reena Gupta a special member of the Coast Dental team. With a keen eye for detail, Dr Reena relentlessly chases precision and perfection in providing the utmost dental care to her patients.

Dr Reena graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2005. An astute general dentist, her specialty lies in smile transformation, cosmetic rehabilitation, single-day porcelain crowns and veneers and Fastbraces. She is known to put even the most anxious patients at ease through her calm, caring and compassionate demeanour.

In her free time she loves spending time with her son and husband and she confesses to being partial towards her fur baby, Albus, a loving groodle.

Dr Sukhdeep Singh

Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S)

Born in India’s largest metropolitan, multicultural capital city, New Delhi where he completed his primary and secondary education and proceeded to JSS Dental College and Hospital, Mysore for his dental degree. His keen interest in research led him to publish numerous articles in various dental journals. He has also successfully completed numerous clinical research projects and participated in dental in dental conferences to present his work. He has thirteen years of work experience ranging from teaching institutes, clinical practice and as a dental officer of the Indian Armed Forces.

Sukhdeep always listens to his patient’s inputs and involves them in their treatment planning, resulting in the best possible treatment outcomes for them. His exceptional communication skills comforts even the most anxious of patients.

He is skilled in performing all types of dental procedures and has special interest in prevention and treatment of gum diseases. Apart from being an exceptional and experienced dental practitioner, he is also an avid golfer, squash player, keen drummer and birder who loves to spend his free time with his wife and two lovely daughters.

Dental Therapists

Cliff Savage

Dental Technician

Cliff joined the Coast Dental team in 2010 Cliff was born in Adelaide and has lived in the Southern Suburbs for 37 years. Cliff is a Graduate of Dental Technology and has expertise in all aspects of dental technology along with 40 years’ experience.

Cliff’s greatest satisfaction is achieving great outcomes for our patients and ensuring the best result they can get. Outside of work Cliff enjoys caravanning, hiking and the great outdoors.

Francisca Langley

Oral Health Therapist

Fran joined the Coast Dental team in 2012. She has over 32 years’ experience working within the dental industry. Her dental career began in the Philippines, where she was a dentist. Fran moved to Australia in 1994 where she studied to continue her dental career as an Oral Health Therapist. She worked for 12 years in school dental where she discovered her love for children’s dentistry.

Fran is great at making her children patients feel comfortable and even excited about visiting our clinic and their very own tooth fairy, Fran!

In Fran’s free time she enjoys singing karaoke and LOVES cooking. She often surprises the Coast Dental team with a shared lunch where we all enjoy her delicious cooking.

Anuka Batjargal

Oral Health Therapist

Anuka joined the Coast Dental team in 2021 as a passionate Oral Health Therapist. She was born in Mongolia and graduated from the University of Adelaide’s dental school. Anuka loves working with kids and has experience working within the public school dental services.

Anuka is our go-to for finalising our Fastbraces cases here at Coast, ensuring patients leave their appointment happy with their final orthodontic results.

When Anuka is not at work you will find her spending time with her German shepherd Nina, or planning her next holiday as she loves to travel.

Support Team

Petrice

Practice Manager

Petrice joined the Coast Dental team in 2007 as a receptionist and became practice manager after 5 years. Petrice has lived locally for 20 years and first became involved with dentistry after completing her certificate in dental assisting and dental radiography after leaving school.

Petrice prides herself on good customer service and believes in leading by example. When not at work Petrice enjoys spending time with family, including her 5 grandchildren. The beach is Petrice’s happy place.

Madi

Dental Assistant

Madi joined the Coast Dental team in 2021 and is currently studying her Certificate 3 in dental assisting. Madi’s loves assisting our dentists with cosmetic procedures. In Madi’s free time she enjoys spending time with her friends and going out to new restaurants.

Celia

Dental Assistant

Celia joined the Coast Dental team in 2019 and works between Dr Grover’s two practices, Coast Dental and Elite Dental. Celia has always lived in Adelaide, she has a Polish background and completed her studies here in Adelaide.

She enjoys working with children and making their first visit memorable. She is passionate about helping people reach their oral health goals, seeing their dental health transformations and smiles. Outside of dentistry Celia enjoys spending time listening to music, watching movies, going out to dinner, gardening relaxing and travelling.

Ashley

Dental Assistant

Ashley joined the Coast Dental team in 2021 bringing over two year’s of dental assisting experience with her. Prior to beginning her dental career she worked within the aged care industry. Ashley always has a pair of her famous ‘fancy socks’ on. In Ashley’s free time she enjoys reading and spending time with friends and family!

Zarah

Dental Assistant

Zarah joined the Coast Dental team in 2022, bringing with her over two years of dental assisting experience along with her Certificate 3 in dental assisting. She enjoys learning and adapting to new procedures, and loves assisting for implant treatment. Zarah has always lived locally and enjoys spending her free time with her nephews and playing with her kitten Eli.

Amy

Dental Assistant/Receptionist

Amy joined the Coast Dental team in 2010 as a trainee dental assistant and began studying for her Certificate 3 in Dental Assisting. You’ll now mostly find Amy on front desk greeting our patients with a warm welcome. When Amy is not at work, she is a busy mother of two young children.

Shona

Dental Assistant/Receptionist

Shona joined the Coast Dental team in 2018 as a dental assistant and has since become one of our friendly receptionists. Shona has lived locally since she was a teenager, prior to this she grew up in Whyalla. She loves to head back to Whyalla for the Christmas break to spend time with her friends and family. She has a daughter and two dogs that she adores.

Shenae

Dental Assistant/Receptionist

Shenae joined the Coast Dental team in 2017, she enjoys all aspects of dental assisting, although her favourite procedure to assist for would be implants! Shenae has always lived locally and loves spending her free time at the beach with her two dogs Bella and Indie. She loves AFL and supports the Richmond Tigers.

Rachel

Receptionist

Rachel joined the Coast Dental team in 2011 as a receptionist bringing 5 years of experience within the dental industry as an assistant with her. Rachel loves greeting her patients with a friendly smile. When she’s not at work she’s a busy mother of two young boys.
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