About Us

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Our Story

The team at Rye Family Dental Care are committed to providing all patients with a caring and comfortable environment where they are reassured that they are receiving the highest quality in care and personalised service.


Professional Service

Central to Rye Family Dental Care is that you are afforded the highest degree of respect, courtesy and professionalism throughout every facet of your appointment.

Understanding Care

Open communication, listening to your desires, understanding your needs and thoroughly explaining the nature of your treatment is an integral part of the care extended to you by our entire team.

The Team

Dr Julia Nguyen | Rye Family Dental Care
Dentist - Practice Principal

Dr Julia Nguyen

Julia completed Dentistry at the University of Western Australia, and a Bachelor of Applied Science (Medical Science) at RMIT.  Her professional aims are to improve her patient’s oral health and hence overall health, through patient education.  Her special interests in dentistry are implants, crown and bridge, cosmetic work, and child and adult orthodontics.   In her everyday life she enjoys going to the gym, running, hiking/trekking, or anything physically challenging.

Dr Kenneth Li - Rye Peninsula Dentist | Rye Family Dental

Dr Kenneth Li

Kenneth completed his Bachelor of Health Sciences in Dentistry/ Master of Dentistry from La Trobe University.
Kenneth enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, with a particular focus on preventative and restorative dentistry. He is a firm believer that most dental problems are preventable through good oral hygiene.
Outside of dentistry, Kenneth enjoys playing badminton, tennis, and spending time with family and friends.


Dr Safana Kika

Safana graduated as a general dentist in 2013, earning a Bachelor in Dental and Oral Surgery. She has always been interested in the sciences and arts. Combined with her compassionate and caring nature, dentistry was the perfect combination of her natural interests, personality and a passion for helping others stay healthy. She believes that oral health is a crucial part of overall health and well-being. Safana performs a wide variety of general dental procedures, including restorative and cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign clear aligners, Implants, surgical extractions, root canals, crowns and bridges, preventive care and paediatric dentistry. Outside of dentistry, Safana enjoys hiking, reading, painting, and exploring nature on weekends.

Dr Preeti Arora - Rye Peninsula Dentist | Rye Family Dental
Oral Health Therapist & Dental Hygienist

Preeti Arora

Preeti Arora is  our Oral Health Therapist & Dental Hygienist, graduating from Charles Sturt University.   Preeti grew up in India and moved to Australia 12 years ago with her husband and is now a mother of two beautiful children. Her passion is providing a positive pain free, rewarding, tailor made dental experience for her patient. She particularly enjoys providing hygiene treatment for both children and adults, along with restorative work for children.  Outside of dentistry she enjoys cooking and spending time with her family.