Speaker Bios

Dr Fadi Yassmin

DSD and Celebrity Dentist
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Dr Fadi Yassmin

B.D.S (Syd Uni) MSc Ae Dent (Kings College),MFGDP (UK)


Dr Yassmin graduated from Sydney University in 1993, his immediate interest in orthodontics and early interceptive orthopeadics in children paved the way for his passion in multidisciplinary treatment. When opening Broadway Dental Centre as a Sydney dentist, he knew that he needed to stay up to date with the latest developments within the profession, to best serve the patients that attend the practice.

Dr Yassmin established his practice in 1998 and has provided a boutique environment that not only remains state of the art in all technology, treatments and oral solutions, but provides each patient with a comfortable and relaxing experience.

His interest and experience in Implant dentistry spans over 20 years. His accreditation and training has come from numerous institutions and world class clinicians. He complete the gIDE program in Implantology from UCLA in 2010 and has gone on to build one of the only purpose built general anaesthetic facilities for his all on 4 clinic.

He is an accomplished spokesperson on a number of dental health issues. Often called upon to speak at various functions and as a spokesperson on a number of media outlets.

Dr Fadi Yassmin, is highly trained and skilled in all facets of dentistry; with particular interest in Cosmetic Dentistry, teeth whitening, makeovers and dental implants.

To this day, Dr Yassmin regularly attends continuing education and post graduate courses both in Australia and overseas and will continue to do so throughout his career in the dental profession. He has completed his Masters in Dental Aesthetics from the prestigious Kings College. This involves using the most up-to-date cosmetic dental techniques to create more than just a traditional smile makeover. It involves the use of dental techniques to work in harmony with the facial structure, allowing to not only create a beautiful smile, but smooth out the wrinkles and folds of the face. The end result is a younger looking appearance.

Having always been interested and practiced a high level of aesthetic dentistry it was a clear synergy when he first studied digital smile design. Not only did he incorporate this in his daily practice  but has become a speaker and official instructor for DSD ( Digital Smile Design). He was also the first DSD Clinic in Australia

Recently he has been appointed the Australian Ambassador of the Humble Brush Organisation which is a non for profit international organization that provides toothbrushes to disadvantaged children of the world who do not have access to dental care. He has also become a KOL for Dental Monitoring. Dr Fadi is also Australia’s Ambssador for the Slow Dentistry Movement which was founded by Dr Miguel Stanley.


Dr Cigdem Kipel

General Dentist
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Dr Cigdem Kipel 

BOralH(DSc), GDipDent(Qld), FRACDS

Dr Cigdem Kipel is a multi-award winning Sydney based Principal Dentist a 7-surgery facility with a focus on developing high performance teams, efficient workflows and optimal practice systems that deliver outstanding patient experiences and growth. 

Together with her skills in patient communication, top academic achievements and commitment to ongoing education, she is able to deliver clinical treatment outcomes of exceptional quality for her patients and maintain a high performing practice in a competitive landscape. 

Dr Kipel’s current passion lies in the non-clinical aspects of dental practice: patient communication, practice management, leadership and team development, systemisation technology and practice growth. 

CEO and founder Principle practice management software and Level-Up systemisation software, she is passionate about leveraging technology and creating cutting-edge digital systems to unlock greater case acceptance, utilise more of the dental team in a patient’s treatment journey and to generate unique opportunities to provide convenience and wow-factors to the patient at every step. 

Dr Kipel has also gained extensive training in implantology, digital CAD-CAM technology, orthodontic clear aligner therapy and aesthetic dentistry and is committed to stay at the forefront of a continuously evolving technology.

Dr Sam Koh

General Dentist

Dr Sam Koh

BDSc Melb (Hons), FICCDE (GP Ortho), FIADFE (New York), FPFA (London)


Dr Sam Koh is a Melbourne-based dentist, graduating from The University of Melbourne with First Class Honours. As the principal dentist of Orions Dental Taylors Lakes, his special interests are in Cosmetic Dentistry and Orthodontics.

Following a personal recommendation from world-renown Orthodontist Dr Derek Mahony, Dr Koh has been awarded with a prestigious fellowship from the International Academy of DentoFacial Esthetics in New York, and also holds a fellowship in GP orthodontics as well as a fellowship from the Pierre Fauchard Academy in London.

Dr Koh is the co-founder of the Young Dentist Hub, which has over the last few years been at the forefront of dental education events in Australia for young dentists and students alike, both of which he is highly enthusiastic and devoted to mentoring. Further to this, he is also a KOL for ClearCorrect, One Visit Crown as well as several other dental companies.

Dr John Haggiliassis

Invisalign and Clear Aligner dentist
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Dr. John Hagiliassis graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Dentistry in 1998. He founded Freedom Dental in 2011, which quickly listed on BRW’S Fast 100 businesses in Australia for the years 2011 and 2012.


With a true passion and commitment to customer service and cosmetic dentistry, Dr John and his team of over 50 staff treat thousands of patients every year, providing them with straighter, whiter smiles in a spa-like environment and providing personalised care and six-star service. 


Dr John absolutely loves technology and loves finding ways to incorporate it into his practice to make him more accurate and efficient. Many years ago, John was one of the first people to have an iTero scanner in the world and has continued this trend by updating his technology constantly. Dr John has treated over 3000 clear aligners cases to date and focuses his practice on providing minimally invasive, biologically compatible and patient focused smile makeovers incorporating alignment, whitening and augmentation.