how the design of your practice can help to keep your patients calm

Whether you’re a doctor or a dentist, patients can become quite anxious when they are waiting in your surgery or clinic practice. What you might not realise, is that there a few simple design aspects that you can implement within your space to help your patients to feel as relaxed as possible. Hit the roof […]

inside the patient’s paradise


Umbrella Health’s maiden clinic provides the perfect shelter By Danny Chan Customer focus is not just another catchphrase at Umbrella Health. In fact, the Melbourne group practice that broke ground in Bentleigh East last year – soon to be followed by new clinics in Camberwell, Albury, and Edgewater – is not shy about revamping the […]

important design elements of a dental clinic

  When it comes to designing a dental clinic, the first thing to take into consideration is the space and how best to utilise it. Does the space have enough rooms for the amount of surgery, sterilization and equipment rooms a dentist wants to have? Visiting the dentist often causes a lot of anxiety and […]

canberra implant & periodontal centre

Canberra Implant & Periodontal Centre

Canberra Implant & Periodontal Centre is a busy specialist practice located in Belconnen in the nation’s capital. From humble beginnings more than 20 years ago, the practice is now home to a team of 25 including four periodontists and four dental hygienists. Practice founder, Dr Greg Peake, graduated dental school in Sydney in 1979 and […]

hugh fleming dentistry secures a new home in mosman

Hugh Fleming Dentistry is a state-of-the-art dental practice on Sydney’s lower north shore established by Dr Fleming over two decades ago. The practice embraces CAD/CAM and 3D x-ray technology to deliver best practice patient care. While much had been accomplished in the history of the private practice by Dr Fleming, the goal of owning his […]

mid-century cottage makeover

In a resto-renovation that would rival the reality TV show “The Block”, a simple weatherboard cottage has been completely renovated for its new life as “time warp” orthodontic practice. Dr Nerissa Green, who operates Charlestown Orthodontics, had to negotiate a raft of planning approval hurdles aimed at retaining the “residential façade” and character of the […]

designing healthcare spaces that work

As it appeared in the Australian Podiatrist Magazine Dec / Jan 2017 issue Perfect Practice is an industry leading Australian family owned and operated, healthcare construction fit-out business. Perfect Practice offers an end to end solution that integrates design, budget planning, scheduling and construction to create stunning, timeless practices. For more than a decade, Perfect […]

avalon beach family dental


Sydney’s Northern Peninsula starts at Manly and ends at Palm Beach and hosts some of Australia’s best-known swimming beaches and surf breaks. Avalon is one of those and Avalon Beach Family Dental is Dr Astrid Kylstra’s fun, vibrant new practice located some 40km from the Sydney CBD. Twenty years after graduating dentistry at UQ, Dr […]

new paediatric practice for sydney’s upper north shore

Specialist Paediatric Dentist, Prashanth Dhanpal, journeyed half way ‘round the world before finding a home in Sydney’s northern suburbs. Dr Dhanpal trained at undergraduate level in India and then completed his Masters and Advanced Diploma in Paediatric Dentistry in Hong Kong. Arriving in Sydney in 2010, he is one of a very few specialist Paediatric […]

kearns dental – a perfect first practice

Kearnes Dental

A decade after graduating from Sydney University with Honours, Dr Harshi Dissanayake made the decision to transition from employed dentist to practice owner. Having spent much of her career working in Sydney’s south-west, the suburb of Kearns, 57 km from the CBD, was chosen as the ideal location. “Ten years out, it was time to […]