The Team

At Gateway Dental we have Prosthodontics and Periodontics Specialists, who are equipped with expertise, tools and years of experiences, providing wide range of dental services including excellent periodontal, implant and prosthetic care.

Our professionally trained friendly team is also available to assist you with all your specialist dental needs. Should you have any queries or you would like to make an appointment; please do not hesitate to contact us by clicking HERE.

Team Members

Sarah Rees
Practice Manger / Dental Assistant

Sarah Rees started her dental assisting traineeship over 10 years ago; completing her training at the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne. 6 ½ of these years were spent within the same dental clinic. She made lifelong friendships there however it was time for a change.
Sarah has had experience in many areas of dentistry including a short amount of time oral surgery, working alongside Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons in operating theatres for removal of wisdom teeth, orthognathic (jaw) surgery, removal of oral cancers & much more.
Sarah joined the Gateway Dental team in 2015, learning the procedures of practice manager. Even though most of her time within the workplace is now consumed with reception duties, she still enjoys working within the dental surgery, finding satisfaction in knowing she can help patient’s visits to the dentist more comfortable.
In her spare time Sarah enjoys socialising with friends & outdoor activities such as camping and 4 wheel driving.
Avril Widger
Dental Assistant

Avril Widger first started dental nursing 12 months ago under the guidance of a Dental Therapist. From there she has had experience in several practices including a Specialist Pediatric Practice and a General dentist.

She joined Gateway Dental Specialists Six months ago and thoroughly enjoys the diversity that comes along with Periodontics and Prosthodontics procedures. She enjoys expanding her skill set and comprehension of the dental world.

Avril is currently studying at university and also enjoys playing sports such as Rowing and Hockey

Sharon Ann Walton
Dental Assistant

Sharon Ann Walton is qualified in Certificate 3 Dental Assisting. She has previously been Head Nurse at a General Dental Practice and gained experience in many different areas of dentistry.

Sharon particularly enjoys interacting with patients and challenging herself to learn new things. In her spare time she enjoys spending time at the beach as well as yoga and cooking.