Meet Dr Kasen Somana
Dr Kasen Somana
BSc Hons (Melb), BDS Hons (Syd), MSc Aes Dent (Lond), MFGDP (UK)Dr Somana founded Signature Dentistry on the principles of ethical practice and the highest standards of care. He is a highly skilled and sought after cosmetic dental surgeon who has trained at the most prestigious educational institutions in dental science. Dr Somana undertook a Masters in Aesthetic Dentistry from the world renowned King’s College, London (UK) and has completed advanced post-graduate education in California, Scottsdale and Miami along with an Honours degree from the University of Sydney Dental School.
Determined to continue enriching his skill set to ensure that he is up-to-date in all the new procedures and care, he actively participates in educational courses and holds memberships in Australia, Canada, USA and the United Kingdom with the world’s most respected clinical, academic and research organisations). Outside of dentistry Kasen also enjoys his family life with his wife, Meena and their son.
With a wealth of specialised knowledge and having performed over 50,000 dental procedures, Kasen will make you feel at ease. He is committed to serving you — his patient, by taking the time to get to know you and ensuring that Signature Dentistry’s level of comfort, care and aftercare is unrivalled.
Meet the Signature Dentistry team
Rachael — Practice Manager
Rachael is our Practice Manager and Patient Liaison. She is an integral part of the Signature Dentistry team. Rachael is experienced in all aspects of clinical and non-clinical facets of dentistry with over 10 years of experience within the industry.
Such a wealth of knowledge and experience gives her the clinical expertise to help answer any questions or concerns. Rachael is a valuable asset to the practice and patients alike.
Dr. Katia Schenberg — Dentist with a special interest in Oral Surgery
Dr Katia Schenberg graduated from Griffith University with Honours.
Katia prides herself on the highest possible standard of care in all her dental treatment. She is passionate about changing patient’s perceptions of dentistry and ensuring they have a positive experience. Katia has a special interest in oral surgery particularly in wisdom tooth extraction, difficult tooth extractions and pre-prosthetic surgery.
Katia gained experience as an Oral Surgery Resident at the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne working in a team with surgeons, registrars and nurses to provide care for patients with complex medical, dental and social problems.
Gala — Dental Hygienist + Therapist
Gala is Signature Dentistry’s valued dental hygienist. She recently relocated from New Zealand and has quickly managed to impress our patients with her pleasant demeanour and gentle approach. She obtained a Bachelor of Health Science in Oral Health from Auckland University of Technology. She is dual qualified in dental hygiene and therapy thus bringing a diverse professional skill set.
Her training also encompasses knowledge and use of local anaesthetics, whitening procedures, x-rays, basic orthodontic procedures but most importantly diagnosing and treating gum disease. She is passionate about educating patients about gum conditions and promoting good oral health- an attribute we are confident you will love.
Jade — Clinical Coordinator
Jade is a multi-talented member of our team, with a wealth of experience as an accomplished dental assistant. Jade plays an important role in the smooth operation of the practice ensuring our clients receive the personalised care they deserve.
She has completed a certificate III in dental assisting and has since been working professionally for over five years. Jade’s experience spans general, specialist and high-end dental care, which she delivers with both sensitivity and proficiency.
Ashlee — Dental Assistant
Ashlee is the latest addition to the Signature Dentistry team. Although she is new to the team she brings a great deal of experience from working in dentistry in Tasmania and Western Australia.
She is a hard worker and prides herself on being organised and helping us run on time but most importantly ensuring our patients are relaxed and comfortable.
Rachel — Dental Assistant
Rachel is a young addition to the Signature Dentistry team. She brings an abundance of youthful energy, enthusiasm and fresh ideas to help make your visit more comfortable and relaxed.
Whilst being a hard working member of the team she is currently studying to become a fully qualified dental assistant. We are excited to have her join our team and join the dental profession as we are sure you will find her most helpful.