About Us

Our objective is to provide highest quality Dental treatment with the most up to date technologies and materials.

We intend to provide this for our patients in a professional and comfortable environment.

We value communication and would like to not only have you as our patient but as our friend.

We aim to provide our patients with all the correct information on how to best care for their teeth, gums and overall dental health. Education for our patients is important, as this is the foundation for optimal dental health!

We are committed to being open and friendly. We intend that people who come to our practice be fully listened to and our promise is that our practice is a reflection of our mission statement.

Here at Star Smiles our goal is to provide you with the highest level of aesthetically, beautiful and functional dental care possible in a warm, personal and attentive environment.

For your comfort we have painstakingly integrated all of the latest technology available to ensure that you receive the most advanced state of the art dental care with caring & qualified dental surgeons.

Dr Nalini Prasad
BDS (Otago) NZ
Member ADA (AUS)
Member GDC (UK)
Dr. Nalini Prasad is a graduate from University of Otago, School of Dental Science, New Zealand has been practicing dentistry for over 13 years. After completing her studies Dr Prasad has worked in London, New Zealand & Melbourne, where she received extensive training and gained vast experience in area of Cosmetic Dentistry. Her Passion is Cosmetic Dentistry performing Complete Smile Makeovers, Smile Design, Full mouth rehabs for crown & Bridge Work, Porcelain Veneers, Orthodontics and gum lifts using Laser Dentistry.

With the aim of  “making beautiful smiles a reality” in mind, Dr. Prasad takes her time to  give a 100% to each and every of her patient, focusing on educating their patients on the importance of oral  health care which she believes that ” teeth are for Life”.


Dr Vikash Makan

Dr Vikash Makan graduated in 2004 in the tropical island of Fiji. He practiced as an associate dentist in Fiji and also was a part-time lecturer at Fiji School of Medicine. He now brings his 4 years of general dental practice experience to Melbourne. He believes in ‘keeping your smile in shape’. He is a recipient of the ‘General Excellence in Dentistry’ award from the Fiji School of Medicine and has a keen interest in cosmetic dentistry and implants. He is a sports enthusiastic and is trying to learn footy here in Melbourne when he is not doing dentistry!


Dr Shireen Hamid
BDS (Kenya)
Dr Shireen Hamid, a graduate from the University of Nairobi (Kenya) .She enjoys all types of dentistry, Cosmetic, Restorative and General. She has just completed a 2 yr Diploma course in Orthodontics. Due to her cool, calm and gentle nature, she is very popular amongst children. Dr Hamid firmly believes in providing the highest calibre of dentistry and unparalleled service to her clients, enjoying a special interest in cosmetic and preventive dentistry. Dr Hamid reckons that, a beautiful smile is the greatest gift you can give any person. A healthy, beautiful smile conveys status, mood, confidence and a positive reaction from others. The smile is your most important facial feature, it sends out fundamental messages about you, both socially and in work environment. Dr.Hamid in her spare time likes to spend time at home with her family or visiting places around Australia. To keep herself fit, in shape and her mind off dentistry , Shireen is a regular member at the local gym.