Our team

Dr Priyanka Rathi – BDS

Dental Surgeon

Dr. Priyanka Rathi graduated from Mumbai University, India in 2007. She worked there for 3 years before coming over to Australia in 2010.

Priyanka has experience in all fields of dentistry and has special interest in root-canals, crowns and bridges, veneers and cosmetic dentistry. Her commitment to the art of dental excellence allows her to achieve the highest levels of clinical success for her patients.

Other than dentistry Priyanka enjoys spending time with her husband Hitesh and their two beautiful children. She also enjoys cooking and going to the beach.

Dr Deep Desai – BOralH,  MDent

Dr Deep Desai has recently moved from Brisbane to Rockhampton. He completed both his Bachelor of Oral Health in Dental Science & Master of Dentistry degrees at Griffith University in 2020. Deep also completed part of his training at Kingaroy Dental Clinic, gaining experience in a rural setting.

Throughout his university studies, he gained exposure in all fields of dentistry and developed an interest in restorative dentistry and root canal treatment. He aims to continue his professional development at PVB Dental under the mentorship of Dr Priyanka Rathi.

During his leisure time, Deep likes to stay fit by going to the gym and playing tennis. Whilst living independently, he has also taken an interest in cooking.

Val Barton – BA Hons, Dip. Teaching

Practice Manager/Owner

A former schoolteacher, Val established PVB Dental in October 2007 with her late husband, Dr Phil Barton. Val is our practice manager and is here to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the practice. She can deal efficiently with all your queries and needs.

Lenesha – Clinical Coordinator

Lenesha has been in the dental industry for over 8 years and has experience in all aspects of dentistry.

This experience translates to a calm and confident manner – she’ll be able to help and advise you with any situation.

Away from work, she loves the outdoors – camping, fishing and spending time with animals.

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