Meet the Team
Dr Nabil Ishak, principal dentist, graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1992 and has had extensive experience in all facets of dentistry including the more complex surgical extractions and root canal treatments. Dr Ishak has a particular interest in Cosmetic Dentistry and Implantology.
Dr Nabil Ishak
Dr Ishak has a strong interest in Cosmetic Dentistry, Implantology and Crown and Bridge procedures. A keen and regular participant of continuing education seminars, lectures and courses, Dr Ishak is constantly updating his knowledge so as to keep abreast of the latest advances in dental techniques and technologies both in Australia and abroad. Europe and the United States of America are regular destinations for Dr Ishak’s travels to meet, learn and confer with dental experts from around the world. Recently Dr Ishak traveled to Portugal to bring the latest dental technique of All on 4 dental implants for dentures to Paramount Dentistry.
Married and a father of three beautiful girls, Nabil is very aware of the anxieties that may exist in his junior patients. It is common knowledge in the community, that Nabil’s unique caring and trusting chair-side manner ensures that all of his paediatric patients feel relaxed, comfortable and at ease. In fact adults and children alike always leave Dr Ishak with a positive and happy dental experience.
Professional and trustworthy combined with a relaxed sense of humour and uncompromising excellence in dentistry are the elements that set Dr Nabil Ishak apart.
Dr Shann Naidu
Dr Shann has a special interest and passion for Children’s Dentistry. Her gentle and caring nature together with her experience and quality dental work makes her the perfect dentist for our more nervous patients and our younger patients. Dr Shann is proficient with the use of happy gas or Nitrous Oxide Gas and can utilize this to help ward off anxiety and put all patients at ease. Dr Shann is currently studying her Masters in Pediatric Dentistry at The Royal Children’s Dental Hospital.
Dr Tiffany Ke
Dr Tiffany Ke joined the Melton Dental Group’s team of professionals in July 2018. Dr Tiffany is a local graduate of Melbourne University and has extensive experience in preventative and restorative dentistry. Dr Tiffany studied with Dr Peter and like him strives for excellence and accuracy in her work.
Dr Tiffany prides herself in immediately being able to connect with her patients, quickly making them feel comfortable and at ease in the dental chair. She values dental health education and loves to spend time educating her patients on the best dental treatment options available for them. In her spare time Dr Tiffany loves to travel, cook and try new foods, practice yoga and go swimming.
Dr Hiti Trigg
Dr Hiti Trigg comes to Melton Dental Group with almost 20 years of experience in dentistry. She is competent in all areas of dentistry always giving time to explain and educate her patients about their treatments and dental needs.
Dr Hiti finds treating anxious patients most rewarding as she is always able to give them the confidence and trust they need to look after their dental health. Dr Hiti has two beautiful young children that she adores and in her spare time she loves to bake and cook for them. She enjoys going away on holidays and spending quality time with her family.
Dr Nardin Barsom
Dr Nardin Barsom graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Dental Sciences and Masters of Dentistry. Nardin loves providing all aspects of dental treatment with a particular enjoyment for restorative and family care. She is committed to providing the highest quality of dental service that extends beyond tooth and tongue; dentistry with a human touch.
Nardin understands that visiting the dentist can be an overwhelming experience, even for the regular patient. As such, she spends every visit working with you to create a collaborative and comprehensive plan that meets all your needs and leaves you feeling confident in your smile.
Outside of Dentistry, Nardin can often be found spending time with her very large, very loud family – usually for a very large meal. She also loves exploring Melbourne’s food scene and is always asking her patients for their newest restaurant recommendations.
Fredrika graduated with a Bachelor of Oral Health Therapy/Hygiene from Charles Sturt University. She is passionate about gum health and bringing awareness and prevention to gum disease. Fredrika absolutely loves working with children and making each dental visit fun! Fredrika works wonders with Invisalign/clear aligners and loves seeing great results after a completed treatment. Outside of work Fredrika loves traveling and exploring different countries and also has a passion for designing, sewing and making her own garments.