Our Team

Dr Emad Hanna

Dentist

The Experience Behind Bald Hills Dental

With more than 25 years’ experience, Dr Emad uses his skills as a trustworthy provider to change the lives of his patients.

Through years of training and the incorporation of the latest in technology, Dr Emad has evolved with the dynamics of modern dental care since entering private practice more than two decades ago. “I love helping people”, he says and finds the process both challenging and gratifying, seeing real life results as he affects the personal lives of all the patients we see.

Education and Training

Dr Emad earned his BDSc at Cairo University in 1993, followed by Master’s Degrees in Oral Surgery and Implantology. He is Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and has taken extensive coursework in Orthodontic treatment with the International Academy of Advanced Dentistry (IAAD).

Outside of the Practice

When not at work, Dr Emad enjoys being active, whether it’s jogging, cardio or hiking. Recently, he enjoyed a trekking expedition in Jordan. He’ll also pick up a game of tennis from time to time. Reading is another favourite pastime, especially books on history.

Dr Robert Lin

Dentist

Dr Robert Lin has lived in Brisbane since 1991 and was a school prefect at Brisbane State High. He graduated from Dentistry in 2009 at the University of Queensland. Robert has been practising orthodontics since 2013 and received his fellowship award from the International Association for Orthodontics (IAO) in 2018. Since 2018 Dr Lin has been part of the teaching faculty at the International Academy of Advanced Dentistry (IAADent) in Sydney and also runs an orthodontics study club in Brisbane which attracts dentists from all over SE QLD and northern NSW.

Dr Zohal Azami

Dentist - G.Dip.Dent, BOralH (D.Sc.), BBiomed (Hons)

Dr Azami graduated from Griffith School of Dentistry and Oral Health. Dr Zohal is skilled in all areas of dentistry, however, her passion is preventative and restorative dentistry with a special interest in Cosmetic dentistry, and Oral Surgery including Implantology.

Zohal’s passion extends beyond treating dental and oral diseases. She goes above and beyond to connect with her patients, make them feel at ease from the minute they walk into the clinic and provide quality dental care. You will get consistent and committed care from her.

Dr Azami has volunteered Internationally and organised ongoing charitable trips to rural Queensland where she has provided much needed dental care for the underprivileged. In addition, Zohal is also a Biomedical Scientist and has been an Anatomy lecturer and demonstrator at the University of Queensland prior to her dental training. She has a keen interest in teaching, research and keeps her skills and knowledge up to date with contemporary evidence-based dentistry by attending regular courses and conferences.

Venetta Lilley-Brown

Practice Manager

Venetta (Vee) joins Bald Hills Dental with a passion for helping patients. As she puts it, “Working alongside people during their treatments while helping them achieve their goals in oral health is an incredibly rewarding experience.” Vee began her career in dentistry 15 years ago as a Dental Assistant before switching to a managerial role.

Vee holds a double Diploma in Business & Leadership as well as Management. At our practice, she believes in getting to know patients on an individual level so that she can better help them achieve their goals in oral health.

Outside of the practice, Vee enjoys camping with her partner Mike and their two Dachshunds and Border Collie. Vee also loves to sew as well as watching NRL.

Nousha Asaad

Business Manager

Nousha joins the team as a Business Manager with a Bachelor Degree in Economics from Cairo University and an MBA from Griffith University. Nousha is mostly responsible for the back-office work at our practice and although she does not get to interact much with our patients, she finds it most fulfilling to receive their positive feedback about their experience at Bald Hills Dental.

Nousha is a big believer in the connection between one’s oral health and their overall heath and sees dentistry as always evolving and improving in its techniques and services.

Outside of the practice, Nousha enjoys reading, cooking and spending time travelling with husband, Dr Emad Hanna and their 2 daughters. As she puts it, “Having 2 daughters in different academic stages makes planning for a family vacation that suits everyone’s different schedules and varying vacation times quite challenging. However, I like to think I mastered it!”

Michelle Neilson

Dental Assistant

Michelle joins the Bald Hills Dental team as a Dental Assistant with a passion of seeing patients walk out with a smile!

Michelle holds a Certificate III in Dental Assisting and has a keen interest in cosmetic dentistry and how people’s teeth can look so great in magazines.

Outside of the practice, Michelle enjoys Mai Thai boxing, exploring art, local markets and trying new foods.

Romy

Receptionist

Romy joins the team as our friendly Receptionist with a Diploma of Graphic Design and a passion for dental orthodontics. She finds it most fulfilling seeing the relationships form between staff, patients and watching their positive experience in our practice. Although Romy is new to the world of dentistry, she comes with a caring and creative nature and is looking forward to working with the Bald Hills team.

Outside of the practice, you can find Romy designing, illustrating, being creative and taking long walks by the waterfront.

Vanetta Lilley-Brown

Practice Manager

Venetta (Vee) joins Bald Hills Dental with a passion for helping patients. As she puts it, “Working alongside people during their treatments while helping them achieve their goals in oral health is an incredibly rewarding experience.” Vee began her career in dentistry 15 years ago as a Dental Assistant before switching to a managerial role.

Vee holds a double Diploma in Business & Leadership as well as Management. At our practice, she believes in getting to know patients on an individual level so that she can better help them achieve their goals in oral health.

Outside of the practice, Vee enjoys camping with her partner Mike and their two Dachshunds and Border Collie. Vee also loves to sew as well as watching NRL.