About Us

Welcome to a state of the art dental care, in Glenside Adelaide. At our practice we offer a full range of services that cover all aspects of dentistry, including 

  • early decay detection

  • oral hygiene maintenance

  • advanced treatments such as root canal therapy, veneers and implant dentistry. 

 

From the equipment and materials that we use to our décor and waiting room, we are committed to giving you a comfortable and welcoming experience.

Our team has been trained to the highest standards; we regularly attend postgraduate education courses and workshops to refresh and further our skills, ensuring we can deliver the very latest techniques in quality dentistry. 

 

While you are in our care, we will show you just how important your oral health is in relation to your general health. We look forward not only to helping you achieve the best smile and freshest breath but also to contributing towards your excellent long-term health. 

Meet The Team

 
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Dr Linda Russo

Principal Dentist

Dr Linda Russo graduated from the Adelaide University in 1987 and went on to complete a Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry in 1992. The focus of her Graduate Diploma was on provision of dental care for patients with bleeding disorders.

 

​From 1988 she worked in the Adelaide Dental Hospital, with a keen interest in special-needs dentistry, and Undergraduate teaching. By the time she left the Dental Hospital she was Director of Undergraduate Teaching Clinics.

 

​Linda commenced working at the Glenside Dental Clinic in 2004 and purchased the practice from the original owner five years later. It was very special to be able to purchase the practice from the dentist who was actually her childhood dentist in the early 1970’s.

Dr Arun Rajegowda

Dr Arun Rajegowda

Principal Dentist

Dr Arun Rajegowda graduated in 1997 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and went on to complete a Masters in Dental Surgery in Paediatric Dentistry in 2003 in India. Arun brings a wealth of experience to the Glenside Dental Clinic and loves all aspects of dentistry, holding clinical interests in root canal treatments, aesthetic dentistry and implants.

 

​Alongside his role as a principle dentist, Arun is a keen academician and was the Professor and Head of the department before moving to Australia in 2013, making Adelaide his home. He regularly attends industry events to keep up to date with the latest dental technologies and trends.

 

In his spare time, you will find him playing golf, watching AFL or cricket or enjoying a movie or TV series.

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Laura Grasso

Dental Hygienist

Laura graduated from TAFE SA with an Advanced Diploma in oral health in 2002 and has been working for 17 years.  Prior to that she held cert III & IV in dental assisting.

 

Laura enjoys working as part of the dental team treating patients using preventative and therapeutic methods for the effective control of oral disease.  She likes helping individual patients in achieving and maintaining good oral health. Laura believes one of the most enjoyable aspects of her career in dental hygiene is working with people. Personal fulfilment comes with providing a valuable health care service with establishing a trusting relationship with her patients.

 

When Laura isn’t at work, she enjoys spending quality time with her two young boys, husband and family, as well as going out for nice dinners with her friends.

Dr Elly Kim

Dr Elly Kim

Associate Dentist

Elly graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Adelaide in 2012. After graduation, she has been working as a general dentist both in the public and private sectors locally and overseas.

Elly infuses her kindness into her dental services for patients of all ages. She enjoys treating both children and adults and is committed in providing her patients with a high quality of care in a comfortable, relaxed and safe environment. With a special interest in crown and bridgework as well as preventative and restorative dentistry, Elly is well experienced to care for your dental needs.

Outside of dentistry, Elly enjoys drawing and exploring art galleries and museums.

Interested in booking an appointment with one of our dentists?

Why Choose Us

 
  • Friendly and professional staff. Ask us any questions you may have, we’re here to help!

  • Relaxing and caring environment, which is great for anxious patients

  • We provide you with comprehensive treatment plans that outline all aspects of your treatment

  • We have a modern facility with the latest equipment

  • We offer flexible payment options.  Contact us for more details and the right plan for you.

  • We have plenty of free, onsite parking for you

New Patients

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