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.
Ellie Kim
Ellie was born in South Korea but spent most of her life in Brisbane. She studied pharmacy before completing her Bachelor of Dentistry at the University of Queensland with honours. Ellie embraces all aspects of General Dentistry but has special interests in preventative, cosmetic and restorative dentistry as well as Clear aligner orthodontic treatment. Ellie has experience working in public and private dental clinics, and strives to provide the highest quality dental treatment supporting each patients’ needs. She is committed to keeping her skills up to date with the newest techniques and materials for the best outcome. Ellie is fluent both in English and Korean. Outside of the clinic, she enjoys travelling, cooking, yoga, reading and playing with dogs.
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.