Dr Raghu Channapati

Practice Principal &
Invisalign Dentist Expert

Dr Raghu completed his graduation in dental sciences in 2000 and pursued the post graduate studies in Prosthodontics in 2003 in India. He was teaching in a dental school between 2003 and 2007 and also achieved DNB (Diplomat of National Board) in 2004 which proved his excellent knowledge of Prosthodontics.Dr Raghu has been practicing general dentistry since 2001 and completed his Australian Dental Council l (ADC) exam for overseas dentists.

Dr Nitin Solanki

Dr Nitin Solanki graduated from Dental sciences in 2005 from India. He worked as a Dental Surgeon in the Department of Endodontics during 2005 to 2007. Dr Nitin’s passion for Oral Surgery made him pursue his Post graduation in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in India during 2007 to 2010. He was also involved in teaching at University and performed Oral Surgery during 2010 to 2015, before moving to Australia in 2016 with his lovely wife Shashi. Dr. Nitin has been practicing in General Dentistry since 2005. He has also completed his Australian Dental Council (ADC) Exams for Overseas Dentists.

Dr Ranjan Chauhan

Dr. Ranjan Chauhan graduated from HPU, India in 2008. After graduation, he worked in India for a year before moving to Brisbane in 2009. In 2012 Dr. Ranjan moved to Mackay and loved the region and has been working in Mackay since then. Dr. Ranjan enjoys all areas of dentistry and has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry, surgical procedures and preventive care. Dr. Ranjan believes in providing optimal treatment with utmost care to his patients and has a very gentle approach. Dr. Ranjan regularly attends continuing professional development programs to keep across the latest techniques in field of dentistry. Away from work, Dr. Ranjan loves playing sports mainly tennis and basketball and also spending time with his family.

Dr Robert McRae

Dr Robert completed his dental degree at James Cook University in 2016. He enjoys all aspects of dentistry. He shows a particular interest in prosthodontics and cosmetics dentistry. Dr Robert spent a portion of his youth growing up in the Mackay region and is now looking forward to providing providing high precision to Sarina and the surrounding areas.


Dr Lavin Lim

Dr Lavin Lim received her dental degree from the University of Adelaide, SA. Having grown up in Malaysia, she is a compassionate and friendly professional who keeps Sarina Dental Care warm and welcoming to everyone. Lavin is hugely committed to providing high quality dental care with an emphasis on disease prevention. One of her missions is to help patients overcome their fear of dentists. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is particularly passionate in the areas of paediatric dentistry and prosthodontics. Lavin is trained in nitrous oxide administration which can be used to reduce patients’ anxiety and keep them comfortable during procedures. She is also fluent in multiple languages i.e. English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Bahasa. Outside of dentistry, she enjoys activities such as hiking, cycling and picnics. You may likely find Lavin catching up with friends while sipping a perfect cuppa in the Queensland sunshine.

Sarina Dental Care Staff

Dr Padma

Associate Dentist, interest in Cosmetic Dentistry


Practice Manager




Dental Assistant


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Dental Assistant

Dr Sabby Meer

General Dentist, interests include but are not limited to Endodontics & Cosmetic Dentistry