Dr Celso Cardona
Dr Celso is the Principal Dentist at Maven Dental Inner West Sydney (formerly Frame Dental). Since his father and brother are both dentists, Celso has been in touch with dentistry since childhood, and has worked in 2 other locations in Sydney before becoming the Principal Dentist at Maven Dental Inner West Sydney.
With 10 years of experience in all forms of general dentistry, Dr Celso also has a special interest in Cosmetic Dentistry and Cosmetic Facial Enhancements. His other area of expertise is root canal treatment. He is often referred patients by other dentists when a case is too difficult, and he also travels as a consultant dentist to other practices.
Dr Celso is a former trainer of the Australasian Academy of Dento-Facial Aesthetics (AADFA), being fully qualified in the use of anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers for facial enhancements. He is also an accredited Invisalign and Inman Aligner Provider. Celso is also furthering his education at the Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education, in Miami.
Dr Josephine Ha
Dr Josephine graduated from the University of Otago with honours in 2005. Her experience over the 10 years include working alongside top maxillofacial surgeons, orthodontists and plastic surgeons, in order to bring the best of all specialties together for the benefit of her patients. You will often hear her say ‘a beautiful smile is more than just teeth’, and as such, her special interests include nose, lip and chin enhancements to balance a facial profile in the most natural way, as well as using non invasive techniques to straighten your teeth.
Josephine is an accredited provider of Invisalign and Inman Aligners. She is also a former trainer of the Australasian Academy of Dento-Facial Aesthetics (AADFA) and for many years she taught other dentists non-surgical techniques for facial rejuvenation. Dr Josephine is currently furthering her orthodontic skills with focus on techniques to improve bites and facial balance on growing children to their best genetic potential.
With her calm and gentle demeanor, she is popular with adults and children alike and is passionate about approaching cosmetic dentistry in the most conservative and comprehensive way, while tailoring it to suit each of her patients’ individual needs.
Nadia is qualified in both dental therapy and dental hygiene. She has completed a three year university degree from Sydney University and is trained in all aspects of the treatment of children under 18 years and in the gum care of all adults.
As a therapist Nadia educates both children and their parents on oral hygiene practices and diet. As our resident hygienist Nadia looks after our patients oral hygiene, teeth cleaning, whitening and preventative procedures.
Nova graduated from the University of Sydney as an Oral Health Therapist. Her qualification covers the dual role of a Dental Hygienist and a Dental Therapist, allowing her to provide dental hygiene needs for both adults and children in the areas of cleans, polishes, oral hygiene instructions, diet advice, teeth whitening, preventative dentistry and gum disease.
As a dental therapist, Nova is also trained in all aspects of treatment for children under the age of 18. She enjoys making appointments fun and engaging for young children, and helping her patients have a bright and healthy smile.
Senior Dental Nurse
Leanne was welcomed to Maven Dental in 2012. Leanne is a skilled dental assistant and exceptionally friendly with patients. If you’re not lucky enough to see her bubbly face in the surgery, she is most likely multitasking and working in our dental laboratory.
Front Office Coordinator
Lindel joined the Maven Dental team in 2013 as a dental assistant and receptionist. Lindel is very committed to providing all patients with exceptional customer service. With either a big smile on her face or her friendly phone manners she instantly makes patients feel comfortable and relaxed.
Maven Dental was Amanda’s first dental assisting role when she joined in 2015. During this time she has proven to be a very loyal and dedicated team member. Amanda has a very gentle and soothing nature which is excellent for making patients feel calm and at ease.