Meet Our Dentists
Dr Shabbir Kermali
Dr. Shabbir Kermali is an Australian qualified general dentist at King Street Dental and completed his Bachelor of Dentistry degree at the University of Sydney.
Shabbir is also a qualified pharmacist and has a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Sydney.
After graduating from Dentistry, Shabbir obtained a graduate qualification in Conscious Sedation and Pain Control from the University of Sydney. This qualification allows Shabbir to perform Conscious Sedation (Sleep Dentistry) safely and effectively, and is the only dentist in the Illawarra to have this qualification.
Shabbir further continued his education and obtained formal qualifications in Dental Implants from the University of Sydney.
Shabbir is dedicated to making his patient’s every visit to the dentist a comfortable and positive experience.
Dr Ken Hooi
Dr Ken Hooi is a dental specialist with a dual qualification in Implants and Prosthodontics.
Ken has completed his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at the University of Sydney including a Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry in Oral Implants and Master of Dental Science in Prosthodontics.
Ken provides specialist Implant and Prosthodontics treatment at King Street Dental and has extensive experience in minor oral surgery and Temporomandibular Joint disorders (TMJ).
Ken has years of teaching experience at the University of Sydney, Charles Sturt University and James Cook University, and is a lecturer with Continuing Education Extended Fixed Prosthodontics.
Meet Our Dentists
Dr SHABBIR KERMALI
Dr Shabbir Kermali is an Australian qualified general dentist at King Street Dental and completed his Bachelor of Dentistry degree at the University of Sydney. Shabbir is also a qualified pharmacist and has a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Sydney.
After graduating from Dentistry, Shabbir obtained a graduate qualification in Conscious Sedation and Pain Control from the University of Sydney. This qualification allows Shabbir to perform Conscious Sedation (Sleep Dentistry) safely and effectively and is the only dentist in the Illawarra to have this qualification. Shabbir further continued his education and obtained formal qualifications in Dental Implants from the University of Sydney.
Shabbir loves spending time with his family and four beautiful children. In his spare time, he enjoys playing tennis, family game night with his kids, working in the yard, and firing up the BBQ for a feast.
DR ARASH SHARAFI
Dr Arash Sharafi is a general dentist at King Street Dental having completed a 6.5 year Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Tehran. Arash has additional training in aesthetic dentistry, implant dentistry and endodontics (root canal therapy).
Arash practiced dentistry in Tehran for 8 years while successfully completing the Australian Dental Council exams, receiving certification in 2010, becoming a registered dentist in Australia. Arash has been living in Australia since 2014 and has worked in Victoria and New South Wales. In 2015 Arash became a member of the Royal Australian College of Dental Surgeons.
Arash loves reading, watching documentaries, listening to classical music, and gardening. His biggest passion in life is being a helpful and useful person to people and to the world.
Meet Our Team
Melanie is a dental assistant at King Street Dental with over 20 years of experience in the dental field. She holds a Certificate 4 in dental assisting and has extensive experience with oral surgery, implants and periodontics.
Melanie is a caring and compassionate individual who helps create a positive and stress-free patient experience.
Melanie enjoys reading, bushwalks and dancing. She also loves animals, especially cats.
Dianna is a dental assistant at King Street Dental with a Certificate 3 in dental assisting, having 7 years of experience in orthodontics and over 7 years in general dentistry. She brings a wealth of knowledge in oral health and dental compliance. Dianna can also communicate in both English and Macedonian.
Dianna has a calming nature and ensures patients are comfortable and at ease during their dental visit.
Diana enjoys online shopping, cooking, and watching her boys play soccer.
Meet Our Team
Melanie is a dental assistant at King Street Dental. Melanie holds a Certificate 4 in dental assisting and has extensive experience with oral surgery, implants and periodontics.
Dianna is a dental assistant at King Street Dental with a Certificate 3 in dental assisting. Dianna has experience in all aspects of oral health including general dentistry and orthodontics. Dianna can also communicate in both English and Macedonian.
Dentist Career Opportunities
Develop Your Career at a Leading Dental Practice in the Beautiful Illawarra Region.
King Street Dental is a brand new, modern dental clinic with the latest facilities and equipment including: OPG / CBCT, Primescan, CEREC milling unit, state-of-the-art sterilisation room and equipment, large dental rooms, and plumbed RA facility in each room.
Next to a GP medical practice, cosmetics clinic, pathology and cafe.
Benefits and Perks of working at King Street Dental
King Street Dental is part of the King Street Dental and Medical building. It is located on the ground floor and includes other health professionals such as doctors, pharmacists, pathology, and several allied health including a podiatrist, dietician, exercise physiologist, and psychologists.
This privately owned facility has ground floor access with over 150 car spots specific to the building. Additional all-day street parking also surrounds the building. The site can be entered easily from any direction.
The dental wing of the complex has 4 rooms fitted with dental chairs (with the ability to expand to 10). Each dental room is oversized for comfort with one room specifically fitted for a left-handed dentist and another relatively larger room for complex dental treatment. Each room has been provisioned for delivery of medical gases with a digital RA unit. The staff room is luxurious and can accommodate for a large team. Onsite laundry facilities available for staff to use for their uniforms and scrubs.
A separate area has been designed for use by dentists for case collaboration, continued education, product information sessions and case presentations.
Our team currently includes: general dentists, a prosthodontist and a dental sedationist.
About the Opportunity
A dentist providing general dental services with a focus on patient care.
A mindset of creating a long-term relationship with his / her patients and productive collaboration with other health professional.
We are seeking a general dentist looking to be a part of a team of general dentists and specialists.
Desirable qualities include patient focus, collaboration with all other health professionals and staff working within the complex and an understanding of the qualities required to grow with the practice.
How to apply
We would love to hear you – Apply now by emailing your resume and cover letter detailing your recent experience to email@example.com
Alternatively, you can contact the practice on (02) 4019 9086 to organise a tour of the facility and discuss opportunities available at King Street Dental.
King Street Dental & Medical is a one-stop healthcare destination offering dental and medical facilities that meet the best practice and current standards. We have a coffee shop located within the practice, an inviting outdoor garden seated area as well as a GP practice, cosmetic clinic, onsite pathology and internal pharmacy.
// 7 spacious dental rooms
// State-of-the art sterilisation room and equipment
// Indoor and outdoor staged waiting areas
// Planned capacity for 900 dental and medical patients per day
// 10 GP consult rooms
// Cosmetic clinic
// Coffee shop
// Pharmacy (coming soon)
// Ample onsite parking
Each of our rooms at King Street Dental and Medical are named and themed with murals that represent the local surrounding areas. This added touch is what keeps us connected with the local community whilst also honouring the beautiful location that we are located within.
King Street Dental and Medical is located 8km south from the Wollongong CBD. Near the beautiful coastal areas of Port Kembla, Windang and Shellharbour.
This region offers a getaway from the bustling city environment and accommodates for all lifestyles. The area is family oriented and has an iconic coastline to explore on the weekends and in your spare time.
The practice has ample parking for staff and patients, with great exposure and accessibility of the facilities to the general public. It is also conveniently located near public transport.
Join Our Team
Interested in joining the King Street Dental team? Fill out the form below, and our friendly staff will get back to you as soon as possible.
Apply for the position you are interested in from the available positions above, or if you need more information, you can contact the practice on 02 4019 9086 and we would be more than happy to answer any of your questions.
Where To Find King Street Dental
We have plenty of parking available on Carlotta Crescent, at the northern end of Darcy Wentworth Park. Our practice is located at the corner of King Street & Hoskins Avenue.
We have accessibility parking available beside our building on the corner of King Street & Hoskins Avenue. Enter via Hoskins Avenue.