We have a team of professionally qualified dentists, Oral Hygiene therapists and dental assistants. Our service is focused on flexibility and mobility. We arrange all visits at a time that is convenient to both the school and the children’s learning needs.
Bilal Bilgrami – Dental Assistant
Bilal is an overseas graduate of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) and moved to Australia a few years ago, soon after which he became a part of our Totally Smiles journey, as a Dental Assistant in 2018. Bilal has worked in our numerous mobile dental service locations, both regional and interstate, servicing children in schools and childcare centres.
With a technical knowledge of dentistry from his educational background, as well as his experience in the field, Bilal is a competent professional with a passion to help kids. He enjoys being part of our mobile operations where every day brings new experiences and the opportunity to meet new people.
In his free time, Bilal enjoys exploring the Sydney outdoors with his family and friends, cooking and playing with his little nieces & nephews.
Kylie Karam – Dental Assistant
I have been working as a Dental Assistant in the Mobile Dental Industry since 2018, mainly working with Children in schools, childcares and community centres across N.S.W. I have Extensive knowledge of the mobile dental industry and I’m highly experienced with working with children of all ages.
What I love most about my job is working closely with my team to ensure each child always has a pleasant experience and leaves with a smile.
Outside of work I enjoy boxing and working out in the gym, being outdoors, cheering on my favourite NRL team ( Parramatta Eels), and of course spending time with my Family & friends
Victoria Papa – Dental Therapist
Victoria graduated from Westmead College of Dental Therapy in 2004 solely focused on the treatment of dentistry for children.
Following her graduation she has worked in both Public and Private Practices and is currently studying in the adult scope program.
With over 15yrs working with children in the dental field, Victoria is well experienced at treating children with special needs and dental anxiety.
Victoria is registered with the Australian Dental Association (ADA )and the Australian Health Practitioners Agency (AHPRA) and the Dental and Oral Health Therapist Association (ADOHTA).
Some of her interests are travelling to new and interesting destinations, eating good food and spending time with her family.
Jenny Nguyen – Dental Therapist
I graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor of Oral Health from the University of Sydney with a passion in oral health promotion and preventive dentistry.
During my time with Totally Smiles, I have had the privilege of providing oral health education and treatment at different schools, child cares and community centres across New South Wales. My aim is to empower my patients with dental knowledge so they are able to gain and maintain good oral health.
When I’m not reminding my patients to brush twice a day and floss, I enjoy hiking, boxing and eating good food.
Vanessa Guglielmelli – Client Relationship Manager
My name is Vanessa Guglielmelli and I am on overseas qualified dentist that worked in the clinical and commercial sector of dentistry, specifically Orthodontics for more than 10 years. I am currently working towards my Diploma in Childcare and I enjoy using my skills to contribute to the exciting Health and Education industry.
I graduated from the Central University of Venezuela in 2008 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Surgery. In 2011 I started my Master’s Degree of Orthodontics in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2014 I completed a Certificate III and coursed Certificate IV in Dental Assisting at TAFE, NSW, Australia.
I took and entry-level position at Ormco after arriving to Australia and travelled around the world gaining huge knowledge of the Orthodontic industry and meeting many recognize clinicians.
I am deeply passionate about children and their education, putting in place curriculum structures and pedagogical practices to thrive children to get the best version of themselves.
I enjoy my free time doing outdoor activities with my 4-year-old, husband, and tiny dog, such as camping at the beach, yoga, swimming in the ocean and meditating.