Meet The Team

Dr. William Chai

Dr. William Chai, BDSc (Hons) Melb.

After graduating from the University of Melbourne in 1999 with honors, Dr William Chai has worked at Kooweerup Dental for nearly twenty years. He has extensive clinical experience in delivering a wide range of general dental treatments.

In particular, Dr Chai takes a special interest in the fields of implants, full mouth rehabilitation and prosthodontics. Over the years, Dr Chai has attended many continuing educational courses – a testament to his interest in keeping abreast with the latest new dental techniques and his ongoing commitment for better patient care.

Other than English, Dr Chai is also fluent in Mandarin. In his spare time, he enjoys travelling and spending time with his family and two growing boys.

He is the longest serving dentist in Koo Wee Rup and has many patients that sing his praises.

  • Office

    320 Rossiter Road
    Kooweerup, Victoria, Australia 3981

  • Phone

    +61 (03) 5997 1280

  • Opening hours

    Monday 8am – 8pm
    Tuesday 8am – 6pm
    Wednesday 8am – 8pm
    Thursday 8am – 6pm
    Friday 8am – 6pm
    Saturday 8am – 1pm
Dr Khashayar Sahmeddini

Dr. Khashayar Sahmeddini (Kash), DDS (Distinction) Melb.

Khashayar has completed his dental degree at The University of Melbourne with distinction. Dr. Khashayar’s philosophy is to maintain a high standard of care for his patients, taking time to explain their diagnoses, as well as explaining treatment options. He has a gentle and caring chair-side manner, which along with his most up to date knowledge of dental field, translates into best possible outcome for his patients.

Outside dentistry, Khashayar enjoys swimming, star gazing and spending time with his family. He is fluent in both English and Persian.

dental hygienist kooweerup

Michelle McPhail – Dental Hygienist

Michelle MacPhail – Dental Hygienist

Michelle has over 25 years’ experience practising dental hygiene. She graduated in London before practising and meeting her husband in New Zealand.

Now, she looks after patients in the South Gippsland communities providing them with excellent hygiene practices.

Michelle is passionate about her work and has an aim to make each one of her patients feel at ease. If you’re feeling anxious or nervous about receiving dental hygiene care, Michelle is the one to see.

Outside of dentistry, you’ll find Michelle spending time with her family, watching her daughters dance and horse ride or enjoying a book.

Why Visit Us

Our family dental practice has been operating in Koo Wee Rup for over twenty years. We are a community focused dental practice that only employs committed, quality dentists. We have many clients that were previously looking for a dentist in Pakenham, Cardinia or Rythdale but now travel 15 minutes because they trust the level of service and care we provide.

We have also been serving as the dentists for Nyora, Lang Lang, and the surrounding suburbs for over twenty years.