Dentists Mater Hill

Each of our dentists offers their personal approach to patient care but what unites them is the commitment to provide the best dental care and the best service to every patient at every appointment.

Paul Ansell
A former student of St Laurence’s College, Paul embarked on a successful Dental degree at the University of Queensland, Graduating with honours in 2001. Paul was invited to commence practice with Coopers Plains Dental Surgery, and in 2005 he became a partner. Paul enjoys all aspects of General Dentistry, but has a keen interest in Cosmetic Dentistry and Oral Rehabilitation Including porcelain veneers. He has undertaken additional training in these fields and thoroughly enjoys providing a tailored approach to his patients. When not in the Surgery, Paul spends time with his family and is passionate about motor racing.
Jonathan Cichero
Jonathan’s developmental years were spent in Beenleigh before boarding school at Brisbane Grammar for five years. He had a year spent travelling in Germany as a Rotary Exchange student before also studying Dentistry at the University of Queensland. Jonathan joined the Royal Australian Air Force and served in Melbourne and Townsville before returning to Brisbane. In 1996 he joined Mark and George at Coopers Plains and became a partner in 1997. Jonathan thrives on the surgical side of Dentistry, with a special interest in wisdom teeth and dental implants. Following the successful completion of his Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Pain Control and Conscious Sedation), he provides twilight anaesthetic services for the other members in the practice. Married to Julie with three children, Jonathan keeps fit through Rugby Union refereeing.
Kim Mooney
Kim is originally from New Zealand, working as a general dentist in private practice for many years before moving to Brisbane. She completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Otago and was awarded the H. Scott Gray Prize in Restorative Dentistry at graduation. Kim enjoys all aspects of general dentistry but has special interests in endodontics and restorative dentistry. She believes preventive dentistry is fundamental in providing the best long term oral health for her patients and does minimal intervention wherever possible.
Her previous career as a Veterinary Nurse has given her a unique perspective into providing a calm, caring and gentle approach to patient care. Outside of the clinic, she enjoys spending time with her husband, gardening, yoga and hiking.
Tina Pham
Born and raised in Brisbane, Tina graduated from University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Pharmacy. After several years of working, she undertook postgraduate training to achieve a Master of Dentistry with a Bachelor of Oral Health in Dental Science from Griffith University. During her studies, she has worked for QLD Health, received Academic Excellence awards and has volunteered for Clinics for Communities and the local Inclusive Health Clinic.

An enthusiastic and meticulous practitioner, Tina can improve patient confidence and their overall oral health. With her many years of healthcare experience, Tina appreciates all facets of dentistry taking a holistic approach to dental care. She takes pride in delivering a positive patient experience, especially accommodating anxious patients. Tina loves to get to know her patients and work together to achieve a bespoke treatment plan, and enjoys developing long-standing relationships with her patients.

Passionate about dentistry and her professional development, Tina attends various courses yearly with a special focus on aesthetic dentistry and oral surgery. She is also fluent in Vietnamese.

Tina likes spending quality time with her friends and family, walking her feisty pomeranian, and enjoying the beautiful Brisbane lifestyle.