Our Maroubra Dentists

Dr Kurt Dean

Dr Kurt Dean graduated from the University of Queensland in 1997. Following graduation he has worked in private practices in the states of Queensland and New South Wales, gaining extensive experience in all facets of dentistry.

Dr Kurt Dean has particular interests in implants and cosmetic dentistry and attends regular continuing education courses. He believes in the philosophy of “Your Health, Your Smile” ensuring that your treatment is geared to your best long term health. Kurt believes in spending the time to discuss all your options helping to guide to the best treatment choice appropriate for you.

Dr Kurt Dean is a member of the Australian Dental Association and the International Team for Implantology.


Dr James Sullivan

James graduated from Cardiff Dental School in Wales, Uk in 2003. In 2006 after completing 2 years of postgraduate hospital training he gained his MFDS from the Royal college of Surgeons, England.

Since arriving in Australia he has worked in Sydney in both private practice as well as hospital posts. He commenced working at Dental Serenity in 2010 and has experience in all aspects of general dentistry.

James attends many continuing education courses. Both here in Australia as well as overseas.


Dr Dominique Abela

Having worked in the field of dentistry for over 16 years in areas including Dental Assisting, Practice Management and more recently as a Dental Clinician, Dr Dominique Abela is a highly skilled dentist with extensive knowledge and technical expertise in all aspects of general dentistry. Dedicated to expanding her knowledge and keeping up-to-date with the latest innovations in dental practise, Dominique actively participates in continuous education, seminars and conferences throughout the world.

With a degree in Dentistry and Medical Science in which she achieved first class honours, Dominique received numerous scholarships and accolades throughout her academic career, including the Australian Postgraduate Award, Swedish Institute Scholarship, Australian Dental Research Fund and the Geoffrey Morse Withycombe Prize for proficiency in clinical periodontics, as well as having taught anatomy at Sydney University.

Passionate in all aspects of dentistry, Dominique is particularly interested in cosmetic and paediatric dentistry and is driven by her commitment to providing the highest possible standards of dental health care.


Dr Alex Ghannoum

Alex graduated from Sydney University with a Bachelor of Medical Science and a Bachelor of Dentistry with honours. Alex has joined the team at Dental Serenity in 2011, and enjoys all aspects of dentistry, with particular interests in preventative and conservative dentistry. Alex takes pride in the quality and care delivered in his treatments and is a committed to keeping up to date with dental teachings.


Dr Madeline O’Sullivan

Dr Madeline O’Sullivan is a well regarded Eastern Suburbs Dentist with vast experience in all aspects of dentistry gained from her many years of practising in Sydney and London, and from attention to the latest developments in best practice.

After being educated locally, Madeline attended Sydney University and graduated as a Bachelor of Dental Surgery with distinctions. She is committed to excellence in the provision of comprehensive ongoing dental care to improve and maintain both the health and smiles of patients, and to helping people who have urgent need of dental care and would like to achieve healthy, pain free mouth.

Madeline has joined the team at Dental Serenity after operating a successful solo practice in Sydney’s East where she developed long relationships with the families she was privileged to treat. She is now enjoying being part of a team providing the most up to date dentistry in a modern, comfortable and friendly environment.