Our Staff

Our qualified and experienced dentists and dental staff will make your visit as pain-free as possible.

Dr.Nagesh Chakka. BDS, PhD

Dr Chakka has completed the dental registration exams (BDS) in Australia in the year 2007. He has also done his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Medical sciences from Australian National University. He has previously practiced at Lyneham Dental, Kippax Dental, and Modern Dentistry in Canberra City.

Dr.Poornima Nayak. BDS

Dr Nayak has completed the dental registration exams (BDS) in Australia in the year 2005. She has special interest in treating elderly and young patients and received various awards in Dentistry.


Dr Pranav attained his basic education of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Government Dental College and Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India in the year 2006. His keen interest in the field of Management and Medico Legal system had driven him to obtain his Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital and Health Care Management (PGDHHM) and Post Graduate Diploma in Medico-Legal System (PGDMLS) from Symbiosis, Pune, India in the year 2012. He always strives to get himself trained in the field of Implant Dentistry which motivated him to attend LIVE IMPLANT SURGERY Course in Bogota, Colombia in the year 2017. He has gained valuable experience in the field by placing more than 35 Dental Implants and working with different Dental Implant Systems. His interest to provide pleasant dental experiences to his patients inspired him to learn and practice Relative Analgesia (Nitrous Oxide Sedation) for the needed patients. “Smile is the curve that makes everything straight”. To deliver his patients with the best smile by straightening teeth, he is getting himself trained in the field of Orthodontics at University of Sydney as well. Working as our Associate Dentist, his quiet consideration of dental treatment is a clever veil for intelligent delivery of patient care. Dr Pranav is quintessential dental practitioner, bringing together a careful eye for detail and an understanding ear for every patient concern. Dr Pranav maintains a laser focus for the little things that make all the difference to our patients, connecting with them in ways that make them feel part of the Positive Dental Health family. Dr Pranav’s philosophy is to treat every patient with respect, compassion and communicating very clearly while assisting them to help to develop and maintain excellent oral health.

Dr. Anujha Eswararaj. BHSc (Dent), MDent

Dr Eswararaj completed her Bachelor of Health Sciences in Dentistry and Master of Dentistry in Victoria. She is focused on providing quality dental care for patients of all ages and has a particular interest in preventative dentistry and paediatrics. She has previously practiced at Braddon Dental Surgery prior to joining the team at Positive Dental Health.