Bupa Dental Morphett Vale

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At Bupa Dental, we believe that looking after your smile with regular check-ups is part of living a healthy life. That’s because your oral health is tied to your overall health and well-being. To help you protect your smile (and, consequently, your health!), we strive to make it simpler to receive effective, high-quality dental care.

Our team believe that a positive dental experience depends on a certain level of comfort and trust, which is why we put an emphasis on providing a relaxed setting and open communication. The friendly, attentive staff at Bupa Dental will listen to your concerns and take time to explain your treatment options in an easy-to-understand manner. This begins during your initial appointment, where your dentist will chat to you about your individual goals and answer any questions you might have.

We then build on this relationship by delivering excellent care that serves a broad variety of needs. Our dentists have years of experience, and they use up-to-date technology to help deliver comfortable treatment, for all patients. With our skilled staff and modern facilities, we are well-equipped to detect and prevent oral health problems as early as possible to help reduce pain and maybe even costs!

If you’re also looking to improve the appearance of your smile through treatments such as teeth whitening or dental veneers, we can help you understand the best options for you. Since your health and well-being are always our main concerns, our services aim to improve both the look of your teeth, as well as their healthiness and durability.

Our high-quality treatments, caring staff, convenient Morphett Vale location, and expertise in customer service will help you receive the dental care you need to stay healthy with a smile that can last a lifetime!

Public transport

Our clinic is located near several different bus stops, including stops along Main South Road. You can plan your public transport route here.


You can access car parking off of Tretter Street.

223 Main South Road , Morphett Vale, SA 5162, Australia

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Dr Gordon McLean

Dr Gordon McLean

Dr Gordon graduated from the University of Adelaide in 1984 and commenced working in Broken Hill. In August 1985, Gordon purchased a small dental office at Reynella. The practice grew steadily and eventually moved to Morphett Vale, where it became known as the Southern Dental Centre.

Over 30 plus years, Gordon has continually studied and developed his skills in delivering comprehensive dental care, especially in the areas of orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry and implant dentistry.

Away from the office he enjoys time with his wife Jan and their fur family (2 dogs and 3 cats), travelling and ballroom dancing.

Dr Katherine da Silva

Dr Katherine da Silva

Dr Katherine da Silva graduated with honours from the University of Sydney.

Having returned to Adelaide in 2008, she has worked as a clinical tutor at the University of Adelaide and in private practice both in Morphett Vale and Adelaide CBD. Her main focus now is caring for patients in the Morphett Vale area.

Dr Katherine believes in helping patients achieve healthy smiles through education and prevention. Her warm and caring nature has put many of those with severe dental phobia at ease including many children. She has special interests in preventative, restorative dentistry including CEREC and orthodontics including Smilefast ™ and Invisalign.

Outside of the clinic, Dr Katherine enjoys playing golf and tennis and watching live sport. She takes a lot of pleasure in cooking for loved ones and appreciates a nice red wine.

Dr Quoc Do

Dr Quoc Do

Dr Quoc graduated from Adelaide Dental School in 2007 . He has 8 years of clinical experience in general dentistry with interests in Cad Cam Cerec technologies. When not working as a dentist, Dr Quoc enjoys hiking and working on artwork through digital media.

Dr Ivan Leung

Dr Ivan Leung

Dr Ivan Leung trained at the University of Adelaide and has been working in metropolitan and rural SA since graduation.

Dr Ivan has a special interest in CAD CAM Cerec technology. He is committed to using cutting-edge dental technology to provide excellent dental care for his patients.

When not working, Dr Ivan enjoys spending time with his beloved golden retriever, as well as watching and playing sports.

Dr Poon-Yu Khut

Dr Poon-Yu Khut

Dr. Poon-Yu graduated from the University of Sydney where he was awarded the Brigadier Gordon Rowell Prize in Preventive Dentistry.

After returning to his hometown of Adelaide in 2016 he began work at Bupa Dental Morphett Vale. Dr. Khut brings his background as a former research scientist and teacher to emphasise to his community dental education and prevention.

Outside of the work, Dr. Khut restores himself with Iyegnar Yoga and cooking.

  • Dr Youngjoo (Irene) Kim
  • Dr David Power

Oral Health Therapists

  • Corrinna Reid
  • Joshua Galpin
  • Lauren Baxter
  • Dimitri Tsimopoulos
  • Chloe Webb
  • Joanne Chen
  • Jimmy Pham
  • Alba Tessitore
  • Mark Noor
  • Brittany Coker

Dental Hygienists

  • Emma Brown
  • Lauren Cooper
  • Jazel Reid

Dental Prosthetist

  • Mathew Reid

Our dentists and therapists speak:

  • English
  • Cantonese: Dr John Quach (dentist), Dr Ivan Leung (dentist), Joanne Chen (OHT)
  • Modern Greek: Dimitri Tsimopoulos (OHT)
  • Vietnamese: Jimmy Pham (OHT)
08 8326 8111

Opening hours

monday 09:00 – 18:00
tuesday 09:00 – 20:00
wednesday 09:00 – 20:00
thursday 09:00 – 18:00
friday 07:00 – 16:00
saturday 08:00 – 12:00
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223 Main South Road , Morphett Vale, SA 5162, Australia
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