Dentists@Labrador Gold Coast About Us

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Welcome to Dentists @Labrador

Our Mission

At Dentists@Labrador, our mission is to deliver high-quality, personalised dentistry for the entire family in a comfortable and relaxing environment.

We are pleased to combine our passion for individualised care with the latest dental technologies to provide excellent services. We understand that some patients may be anxious when it comes to dental treatment, so we make sure to reduce such anxieties with our compassionate environment.

At Dentists @Labrador, we ensure to provide:

Meet Our Team

Our team has a strong sense of loyalty and commitment, both to each other and our patients. While offering a service of the highest quality, we take pride in the fact that every person who visits our practice is treated with respect and as an individual.

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Dr Lakshmanan Sivarajan

Principal Dentist

Dr Lakshmanan Sivarajan, an accomplished and devoted dentist based in Australia, is renowned for his exceptional dental care and unwavering dedication to staying at the forefront of dental advancements.


Dr Sivarajan is committed to integrating the latest advancements in dental technology and techniques into his practice. By utilising state-of-the-art equipment and staying informed about cutting-edge research, Dr Sivarajan ensures that his patients receive the highest quality care possible.


His innovative approach to dentistry includes incorporating digital dental technology and minimally invasive procedures to deliver effective and efficient treatment plans.


Dr Sivarajan believes that a positive dental experience begins with a comfortable and welcoming environment. He has worked diligently to create a practice where patients feel at ease, from the moment they walk in the door to the completion of their treatment.


His friendly demeanour and empathetic approach encourage open communication, ensuring that each patient's concerns are heard and addressed.


Dr Lakshmanan Sivarajan believes that by fostering trust and establishing long-lasting relationships with his patients, he can ensure that every dental visit is a pleasant and stress-free experience.

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Dr Leanne Hou


Qualified through one of the best dental specialist-training programs in Australia and New Zealand, the University of Otago, where Dr Hou was awarded a prestigious Doctoral Scholarship. Dr Leanne XiaoLi Hou is a registered dental specialist in prosthodontics.


Upon acceptance of a senior lecturer position from the School of Dentistry, University of Queensland, Leanne moved to Brisbane.


During her time at UQ, Dr Hou served as a member of the teaching committee and was a senior year-level course coordinator.


Following that, she moved to the Gold Coast and has been practising in private practices in Brisbane and the Gold Coast. She is also involved in the clinical teaching of senior-year dental students at Griffith University. Prior to moving to Brisbane, Dr Hou worked as an associate dentist and lead dentist in private dental practices in Auckland for many years.


Passionate about dentistry and prosthodontics, Dr Hou continues to further her professional development through attending professional courses and local and international dental and prosthodontic meetings.


Equipped with extensive knowledge and skill sets acquired over years of training, practising and teaching, Dr Hou brings together her gentle skilful touch, and attention to detail to take care of your dental needs and to maintain and improve your oral health and smile.


Outside of work, Dr Leanne XiaoLi Hou likes to make the most of living on the sunny Gold Coast, enjoying time with family and friends in the beautiful outdoors and playing tennis.


Dr Leanne XiaoLi Hou is a proud member Australian Dental Association and Academy of Australia and New Zealand Prosthodontics.

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Dr Rahul Deshpande

Cosmetic Injector

Dr Rahul Deshpande is a dedicated emergency medicine specialist in Australia. He has showcased his expertise at esteemed institutions such as Gold Coast University Hospital, Robina Hospital, and Gold Coast Private Hospital emergency departments.


After dedicating over a decade to the emergency department, Dr Deshpande wanted to expand his horizons and explore a new avenue of medicine. This quest led him to the doors of Cosmetic Medicine, where he underwent extensive training at the Esteem Academy in Main Beach, under the guidance of Dr Terence Scamp.


Dr Deshpande's commitment to excellence is evident in every procedure he undertakes. He aims to instil radiance in his patients, ensuring that their journey in cosmetic medicine is both transformative and fulfilling.


In addition to his medical expertise, Dr Deshpande is proficient in multiple languages, enhancing his ability to connect with a diverse range of patients. He fluently speaks English, Marathi and Hindi.

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Dr Spenta Balsara

Associate Dentist and Cosmetics Lead


"Dentistry is my passion; creating beautiful smiles is truly a gift. Our goal is always aesthetic excellence, tailored to the unique needs of each individual."


Outside of dentistry, Dr. Balsara enjoys the simple pleasures in life, such as spending time with friends and family, and volunteering as a foster carer for rescue greyhounds and other canine companions.

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Christy Fulwood

Practice Manager

Christy has pursued her passion in the Dental industry since completing her Certificate III in Dental Assisting at RMIT in Melbourne in 1997.


Christy has worked in General practices as well as Periodontal and Endodontic practices in the North Western Suburbs of Melbourne and moved with her Husband to the Gold Coast in January 2016, where she has further broadened her education and skills in the industry as a Practice manager.


Christy’s dedication and commitment in her chosen field have led her to always strive for success, and her kind and compassionate nature combined with her love for her work and the patients allow for an extremely pleasant experience from the moment you first speak to her, improving patients perception of Dentistry with her genuine, warm and caring approach.


In Christy’s spare time, she enjoys exploring Queensland and the Gold Coast, travelling, taking her dog on beach walks, discovering fabulous eateries, cooking and entertaining with family and friends, and sitting down to watch a good movie.

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