Leeming Dental is located at the corner of Farrington and Casserly Drive in Leeming, close to the freeway exits. Leeming dentists – Dr Sonny Lee and Dr Sashika Fernando are friendly, trusted, local UWA graduates.
They have a passion for providing excellent dental care to the local and surrounding communities. The communities we service include: Bull creek, Murdoch, Jandakot, Canningvale, Melville, Willetton, Bateman, Winthrop, Bibra Lake, South Lake, North Lake, Kardinya, Booragoon, Myaree, Brentwood, Willagee, Samson, Coolbellup, Shelly, Riverton and Rossmoyne.
Dr. Sonny Lee graduated as a dentist from the University of Western Australia in 2008.
He is part of a medical family with a wealth of experience spanning three generations. His father is an eye surgeon, his mother is a dental specialist, and his brother and wife are both dentists. His family has along standing history and commitment to medical service for the community. This family background has played a big part in his dental practice.
Since his graduation, Dr. Lee has worked with two of the largest dental groups in the City of Perth and rural Western Australia. During this period, he had the opportunity to be involved in treating a culturally diverse group of people with a variety of needs.
Dr. Lee understands the importance of perfecting everyday dentistry. He implements this principle to establish and maintain minimum standards – for your dental care and treatment. In this way, he can ensure your long-term oral health.
Above all, Dr. Lee combines evidence-based dentistry with a holistic focus. He passionately engages in this multidisciplinary approach to provide a comprehensive treatment plan. In other words, not only does he have an eye for quality treatment and detail – he sees the bigger picture of your overall health and wellbeing also.
Besides general dental care, Dr. Lee is an experienced dentist in dental aesthetics. His treatments include:
- Invisible Clear Braces
- Teeth Whitening
- Porcelain Veneers, Crowns
- CEREC restorations using Emax
- Dental Implants and Bridges
Despite his youthful appearance, Dr. Lee is the owner and principle dentist at Leeming Dental Centre. He has achievedhis dream of owning a practice. In this position of responsibility, he is committed to the oral health and cosmetic needs of his local community. He is dedicated to serve and help improve your smile – from the inside out.
Dr Sashika Fernando graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Dental Science in 2011. After working in rural Western Australia for a year, Sash returned to Perth in January 2013. From there, she began part-time work at Leeming Dental Centre. She currently works at Leeming Dental on Wednesdays and Fridays.
Sash enjoys all aspects of dentistry. She has a special interest in prosthodontic cases. This area of dentistry involves crown, veneer and denture work. She recently underwent further study with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in order to specialise in this field.
While helping patients with their dental problems is Sash’s job, her main aim is to minimize dental problems in the future. By working with and educating her patients, particularly kids, she wants to prevent these problems from occurring in the first place.
In addition to Leeming Dental Centre, Sash also works part-time at Swan Districts Dental Clinic, a government dental clinic situated in Middle Swan. Sash grew up and went to school in the Swan Valley.She is happy to give backto her community, by improving their oral health.
Although dentistry is her full-time job, Sash thoroughly enjoys long-distance running. She is currently training for a half-marathon this June. She also enjoys watching movies at the cinemas with her friends and loves reading books.
Our Leeming Dentists believe in treating you like we would our loved ones. (And we care for our loved ones!) Being kind and respectful to your needs, helps to ensure quality, comfortable and painless dentistry. We are your local family dental practice, specialising in excellent dental care. We love spending time with you as well. This means we can get to know you better. And it helps if you clearly understand how and why we work also! Our vision is for all our patients to look forward to their half-yearly check up. And yes, it is actually possible! So if it has been some time since your last dental visit – or if you have any concerns – don’t delay any longer. Come and discuss what we can do for you today!
Our Support Staff:
Lisha – Manager
Lisha is our new Practice manager, she’s originally from Sydney, and has more than 10 years of experience in the dental profession.
Now, she is here at Leeming Dental Centre making sure the surgery side of our practice runs smoothly and efficiently. Most importantly, she looks after you – whether it’s simply booking your next appointment, or answering any of your dental queries. No question is too big or small to ask Lisha. She is here to help make your dental experience as pleasant and comfortable as possible.
You can usually find her with a welcoming smile at the front desk, or assisting with your next dental treatment procedure.
With her gentle nature and maternal instincts, she is excellent with your little ones during their dental visits. She keeps them calm, makes sure they have fun, and are well taken care of. When she’s not at Leeming Dental Centre, she is sure to be at home with her own children baking and creating desserts.
Shirley – Dental Assistant
Shirley grew up in Taiwan, and after moving to WA, received her education as a Dental Technician in Perth. She is a highly-valued member of the Leeming Dental team. Her professional responsibilities and expertise at our clinic ensure your health and safety are fully catered for. Her skills include super-fast chair changeovers and meticulous infection control – duties she performs effectively and efficiently.
Shirley loves to hit the gym for a workout and goes Asian grocery shopping regularly. She highly recommends the bubble tea from Myaree Utopia.
Ariel – Dental Technician
Ariel is an aspiring dental technician turned part-time dental nurse (following her training here at Leeming Dental Centre). Her experience as a dental technician has given her an eye-for-detail with a gentle touch. And you may see Ariel here more often in the future – as she finds herself drawn more towards working in a dental clinic environment over laboratory work.
Ariel combines her role at the clinic with motherhood to her lovely daughter. Together, they enjoy the great outdoors, while at home they are always experimenting with dairy- free baking.
Please feel free to contact our dentist on (08) 9310 3367