About Us

The practice was initially formed by Dr. Jim Thomson several years ago. Dr. Priya Naik and Dr. Mithun Shetty, founders of Bendigo Smiles Dental Clinic, are extremely humbled by the opportunity given to them to take over in 2013 and form Eaglehawk Dental, enabling them to extend their services to Eaglehawk and surrounding areas. Both are experienced and dedicated dental surgeons with a vision to cater to the needs of the community and contribute to its success

Our Staff consists of kind, friendly, caring, experienced, energetic and dedicated individuals whose common goal is to provide the best care possible to our patients.

Our dentist, Dr.Maheesh Nair is calm, gentle and compassionate. He believes in taking things at your pace. He is a thorough professional who puts his work above all else. He is well versed in all aspects of general dentistry including preventive, cosmetic, restorative, extractions, dentures, root canal treatment. Maheesh graduated in 2005 and is a Board Certified dental surgeon.

Since then, he has committed to extensive hours of continual training and development that has allowed him to incorporate the most advanced treatments available in General and Cosmetic Dentistry. This unique combination of training and expertise allows Maheesh to diagnose and treat many complex cases from start to finish and to obtain the best results for his patients. Maheesh firmly believes in building an honest and empathetic relationship with each of his patients with a goal of delivering pleasant dental experiences tailor-made to suit your needs. On down time, he enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his family.

With increased demand from our patients we have extended our service to the field of Orthodontics. Through continued education our dentist Dr.Mithun Shetty is now able to offer a Comprehensive Orthodontic solution at an affordable cost. Included in the myriad of his skills is fixed braces treatment, use of Inman aligner (a relatively new appliance, which offers a faster solution to correct minor tooth alignment problems) and Invisalign or invisible braces.

Our Dentists

Dr Mithun Shetty and Dr Priya Naik Eaglehawk Dental Dr. Mithun Shetty & Dr Priya Naik
Mithun and Priya are experienced and dedicated dental surgeons with a vision to cater to the needs of the community and contribute to its success.

They have been trained in the best clinical skills – Mithun has a Masters in Periodontics from India and has successfully completed a course in Implantology in Sydney; Priya has a Masters in Endodontics from India.

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Dr. Mithun’s Award

They are currently licensed as General Dental Surgeons (Australian Dental Board Certified) in Australia. The two have been excellent team leaders.

Mithun’s kindness and passion complimented by Priya’s cheerful and caring nature contribute to their excellent rapport with people of all ages.

Loving parents to two young boys, Mithun spends his leisure playing golf, fishing while Priya loves travelling, cooking and spending time with family and friends. Mithun is an ardent soccer and cricket fan too.

Dr Maheesh Nair Eaglehawk Dental Dr Maheesh Nair
Dr. Maheesh Nair graduated in the year 2005 and is a Board Certified dental surgeon.

Since then, Maheesh has committed himself to extensive hours of continual training and development that has allowed him to incorporate the most advanced treatments available in General dentistry and Cosmetic Dentistry.

This unique combination of training and expertise allows Maheesh to diagnose and treat many complex cases from start to finish and to obtain the best results for his patients.

Maheesh firmly believes in building an honest and empathetic relationship with each of his patients with a goal of delivering pleasant dental experiences tailor-made to suit your goals. On down time, he enjoys the outdoors and spending time with his family.

Sarah Fu Eaglehawk | Dental Sarah Fu (Oral Health Therapist)

Sarah completed her Bachelor of Oral Health degree at the University of Adelaide. Her dual qualification allows her to practice both dental hygiene and dental therapy for children under the age of 18.

Sarah is a compassionate and gentle practitioner with aims of providing a positive experience for people of all ages.

Her objective is to improve your oral health by developing a personalised care plan in order to prevent and manage dental diseases.

Working closely with the dental team at Eaglehawk, she ensures that her patients are provided with the highest standard of care.

Our Support Staff – Our Asset
We value our staff members who have made it easy for us to keep up our vision and principles of delivering the best services to our patients. They make sure our patients enjoy the best hospitality and care. We have been fortunate to have the finest in our team.

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