Phone: (02) 8786 0109

2/5 Rigg Place, Bonnyrigg NSW 2177

Our Team

Our dental surgery consists of numerous qualified and highly experienced male and female dentists and one hygienist. Our primary dentist, Dr Abdul Gaffar, full-time associate, Dr. Mardiros Tatian, part-time associate Dr Samira Bakhshi and our dental hygienist Shida Taheri all work together to bring high quality dental care at affordable prices.

Dr. Abdul Gaffar

Dr. Gaffar completed his Bachelor of Dental Science in New Zealand Otago University before moving to Sydney. He opened Bonnyrigg Dental Surgery in 2002. In 2012, our surgery relocated to a nearby larger property.  He has a love for surgical wisdom extractions and more complex cases.

Dr Sahar Tashakor

Dr. Tashakor graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Monash University in Melbourne. Dr Tashakor’s interest in science and love for arts prompted her to continue her studies in the field of Dentistry. Since graduating from Charles Sturt University with a Bachelor of Dental Science she has had the opportunity to work in both rural and metropolitan NSW, particularly with the Royal Flying Doctor services. Dr Tashakor’s empathetic nature enables her to build good patient rapport and provide high quality dental care for her patients, with the aim to make the dental experience more comfortable for adults and children alike.

Dr Alex Aguilar

Dr Alex Aguilar graduated in 2007 from the University of Sydney with a degree in B. Science (Anatomy and Histology), and went on to his postgraduate dental studies at the University of Sydney, finishing in 2012. He is known for his gentle and caring nature, and his ability to give his patients the smile they always wanted.

Shida Taheri

Our Dental Hygienist Shida, has been a part of our team for over 8 years. She worked as a dental assistant at our surgery whilst studying a Bachelor of Oral Health – Dental Hygiene and has since graduating in 2011 been our much loved dental hygienist.

Our Support Staff – Receptionist and Dental Assistants

Our surgery would not be complete without our great reception staff. They provide a friendly attitude to all patients, whether it be on the phone or in person.

Our efficient team of dental assistants provide a positive and safe environment for both patients and other staff members.

Working as a team is key to providing great service and high quality care to our patients.