Dentist Hervey Bay, QLD
Hervey Bay Dental
7/404 Charlton Esplanade
Torquay, QLD 4655 Australia
(07) 412 55099

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Quality, Caring, Gentle, Fee for Service Dentistry

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Dr. Spike Jan, BDS
Spike, originally from Southern California, married a beautiful Australian and moved here shortly after. After receiving his training at the University of Adelaide Dental School, he graduated in 1998 with honors.  He worked in Rockhampton for a number of years before he moved his family to Hervey Bay. Spike, father of six wonderful kids, has been the principal dentist at Hervey Bay Dental since he opened the surgery in 2000.

Valuing continued education, Spike is a member of many national and international professional associations and enjoys explanding his knowledge daily. He is also the local area president for the Australian Dental Association. Thorough treatment planning and the highest standards of dental care have given Spike the reputation of an amazing family dentist. His gentle touch is admired by his patients.
Spike is both a family and community man and devotes much of his time to working with volunteer programs, both local and international. He is especially fond of voluntering on the Mercy Ships which travel to Papua New Guinea.

Robbi Hardin (Oral Health Therapist & Dental Hygienist) 

Robbi, Dr Jans oldest daughter, has grown up surrounded by dental. Having been a dental assistant for over ten years, Robbi decided to pursue a career in dentistry.  Graduating with a dual qualification in both Oral Health Therapy and Dental Hygiene, Robbi is commited to providing quality, immensly thorough work with a patient centered approach.

Robbi combines patient goals with quality dental care to achieve optimum results for all of our patients.  Robbi has a kind heart and is very easy to talk to, she especially loves seeing children and is always willing to spend extra time with anxious patients. Her passions are cosmetic dentistry. If she is not at work, you will find Robbi somewhere on a beach.

Dental Assistants

Senior Nurse: Prue

Prue is an experienced and kind, certificate III dental assistant.  Her high energy and her great attitude is contagious!  Originally trained in Brisbane, Prue has been in the industry for many years and always makes it a point to make patients feel welcome and comfortable. Prue is also a talented personal trainer.

Senior Nurse: Mikaela

Mikaela is knowledgeable, certificate III dental assistant who has been with our team for over two years. Mikaelas caring nature coupled with her vast dental experience makes her a vital part of our team.  Mikaela always goes the extra mile for patients.

Junior Nurse: Danni

Danni, another one of Dr Jans dughters, completed her certificate III in Dental assisting, and is working with us while she is studying a bachelors degree in Nursing.  Danni is one of the most kind-hearted and energetic nurses within the field.  

Suzy - Front Office Coordinator
Suzy has been with Hervey Bay Dental since 2010 as our front office coordinater. Suzy is the heart and soul of the practice. She loves interacting with patients, and can help you with any scheduling questions and just about any costing concerns. Having worked in the industry for over 20 years, Suzy is incredibly knowlagble and always ensures patients leave with a smile. Suzy has two daughters and enjoys spending time with her beautiuful family on weekends.