Meet Our Friendly Team
Dr Lana Margoulis (B.D.Sc)
Dr Lana Margoulis has moved to Melbourne from Russia in 1991 and graduated with Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Melbourne in 2002. She has been an integral part of Elwood Dental Group since 2005 and earlier in 2015 has taken over the reigns as the principal dentist of the clinic. Lana has become well known in the Elwood community for her caring, empathetic and gentle nature, treating each patient as an individual, and always striving to provide the highest quality dental service to all of her patients. Her special interests in dentistry include cosmetic mouth reconstruction with veneers, crowns, bridges and implants, as well as Invisalign 'clear braces'.
When not working Lana keeps a busy household with her husband and two young sons, having had to learn much about soccer to keep up with them. She loves reading, travelling and spending time with the family at the local beach in the warmer summer months.
Dr Sunshine Le (B.D.Sc)
Dr. Sunshine Le graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Melbourne in 2006. Since then she has taken on positions in a variety of dental settings in Queensland and New South Wales including the Australian Defence Force before settling back in Melbourne in 2012. Sunshine particularly enjoys working with children and her gentle and calm approach puts even the most dental phobic patients at ease. In her spare time Sunshine loves to paint abstract art and loves all things to do with art and design, travelling and dogs.
Dr Yi Rang Jung (B.D.Sc)
Dr Yi Rang Jung qualified with Bachelor of Dental Surgery in New Zealand in 2007. After moving across the Tasman Sea, she worked on the Sunshine Coast before the bright lights of Melbourne city beckoned. Dr. Yi Rang strives to provide gentle and comfortable care and is interested in all aspects of general dentistry. She believes in the motto 'healthy teeth for life'. She loves going for a jog, spending time with friends and settling into a good book.
Yvette – Dental Receptionist
Yvette comes with a wealth of knowledge and experience in the
Dental Industry having graduated as a Dental Assistant in 1991.
She has lived and worked in the surrounding areas for more than
25 years. "A Smile to me speaks a thousand words" and can help
to put patients at ease.Now that her 3 children are off seeking their own paths in life, she has more time to enjoy her love of beautiful food, cooking, interior design and travel.
Sheryn – Senior Dental Assistant
Sheryn joined the Elwood team in 2014 and has become a valuable team member, having many years experience in the dental industry she is an expert in high quality patient care and comfort. She will help you feel right at home and help our dentists truly provide the best experiences possible.
Julie - Dental Nurse
Julie has recently rejoined our team, having first worked at EDG 5 years ago prior to having her youngest son. She is an efficient, caring and knowledgeable team member, having many years of dental assisting experience behind her. When not working Julie is a busy mum to three boys.
Penny – Dental Assistant
Penny first joined Elwood Dental Group 10 years ago, with extensive experience as both a front desk coordinator and a qualified dental assistant. She now joins us on a casual basis.
She has a caring and compassionate nature and loves making sure you feel comfortable and relaxed whilst attending your appointment. When Penny is not helping us out at EDG she loves to play basketball and spends hours at the beach with her two children.