Dr. Shiv, Owner and Principal Dentist
Dr Shiv grew up in New Zealand, graduating Dentistry with Honours at Griffith University in Goldcoast. After working fifo between Brisbane and Central Queensland, he moved to Emerald with his now wife, Natasha and together they founded Serenity Dental. Dr Shiv got his recreational pilots licence whilst living in CQ and spends his free time on his motorbike, at home with his young family or travelling the world (17 countries in the last 24 months!).
Extra training since graduating include: Advanced implant and bone-grafting, Sleep Apnoea, 2 year orthodontic training program, Invisalign, AADFA training for facial injectables, Laser dentistry training, 2 year training program in aesthetic dentistry for the provision of neuromuscular dentistry, full mouth rehabilitation and many more.
Natasha Pillay, Owner and Practice Manager
Natasha grew up in Seattle USA. Since founding Serenity Dental, Natasha has worked as a chair-side assistant, a front desk co-coordinator and now as practice manager. Natasha keeps up to date with the latest in patient care and is always making improvements to the patient experience at Serenity Dental. In her spare time she takes part in a few local mothers groups with her two young sons and enjoys reading. Based full time at the Emerald Clinic she’s always ready with a smile to answer your call!