Our team

Our staff are trained to provide quality dental care using modern equipment and materials. Our aim is to provide the best modern dentistry has to offer using up to date techniques in a relaxing and attentive environment.

All of our dentists are members of the Australian Dental Association and are registered with the Dental Board of Australia. It is a requirement of registration that all dentists carry out ongoing continuing education to stay abreast of modern techniques and materials.



Dr. Annette Lew

Annette graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1993. She is one of the principal dentists at Aspendale Gardens Dental Group.

Annette has a keen interest in all aspects of modern dentistry. She is particularly fond of treating children and has a very settling demeanour. It is not uncommon for Annette’s younger patients to joyfully jump up on the chair for a ‘ride’.  She has three children of her own.

Annette is very willing to discuss all aspects of treatment and is quick to put her patients at ease with her calm, friendly manner. She attends regular dental updates as part of her commitment to Continuing Professional Development and is a long time member of the Australian Dental Association.



Dr. Craig Jaffrey

Craig graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1993 and has lived in the Bayside area for many years. He is the other principal dentist at Aspendale Gardens Dental Group.

Craig enjoys providing a broad range of dental treatments in a relaxed and understanding manner. He takes great pride in making his patients feel comfortable and at ease.

Orthodontics is a special interest of Craig’s and he has completed further studies in this specialty. He is happy to discuss any concerns you may have with your, or your children’s  smile to help you make an informed treatment decision.

Craig also attends regular dental updates to ensure he is able to provide up to date information and treatments for his patients. He is a long term member of the Australian Dental Association.



Dr. Anastasia Kurniawan

Anastasia graduated from the University of Melbourne, attaining her Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2015. She attends regular seminars and education courses to continuously improve her skills and keep up to date with the latest dental technology.

Anastasia enjoys all aspects of dentistry and has a special interest in oral surgery, cosmetic and paediatric dentistry. She practices dentistry in a gentle and caring manner to make her patients feel comfortable in the chair.

Outside dentistry, Anastasia loves spending time to improve her calligraphy skills  for weddings and special events.