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Dentists in Hervey Bay

Meet the Providers at Pialba Dental

Our qualified team is passionate about helping you achieve your dream smile through quality dental techniques.

Dr. Gurbachan Lal

BDS, MClinDent (Implants)

Dr. Lal graduated with his dental degree in 2007 and has over 14 years of experience.
Lal has a real love for dentistry and has done his post-graduate Masters in Clinical Dentistry in dental implants from Griffith University on the Gold Coast.
Lal has done a special training in All on 4 dental implant treatments with Nobel Biocare and Malo Clinic ( Inventor of original All on 4 concept).
Lal has also done a Mini residency in Prosthodontics with highly respected Australian Prosthodontists Dr Tony Rotondo and Dr Michael Mandikos.

Lal is very gentle and caring dentist. He loves practicing all general field of dentistry and has a special interest in restorative, cosmetic and implant dentistry.

Lal continuously updates his knowledge and skills by regularly attending various courses and seminars. He is also very active in the dental community and is a member of various dental associations.

  • Australian Dental Association Qld (ADA).
  • Australian Osseointegration society Qld (AOS) – past member.
  • Australian Prosthodontic Society Qld (ASP) – past member.

Lal has worked in Brisbane, Murrumba Downs for more than 5 years before moving permanently to the Hervey Bay. He and his family are enjoying the welcoming city of Hervey Bay. Lal has two young daughters Nidhi and Nikita. He enjoys cricket and loves spending time with his family.

Dr. Marek Rohozinski

Dental Surgeon

Marek has been practicing dentistry since 1978 and is the principal of Pialba Dental. As well as general dentistry qualifications, Marek has a particular interest in restorative, reconstructive, and cosmetic dentistry with a focus on implant technology and ceramic applications.

Marek’s dental career began in 1973 while serving in the Army Reserve Dental Corp until he graduated from Adelaide University in 1978 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery. During this time he also worked part-time as a dental technician. Continuing his love of Dentistry, Marek operated his own practice in Adelaide and in the ensuing years, accepted opportunities with the Royal Flying Doctors, The School Dental Service, Gilles Plains Hygienist School, and as a tutor in pediatric dentistry at Adelaide University.

By attending several dental congresses and courses each year Marek embraces new ideas and dental methodology, to ensure staff and patients of Pialba Dental continue to receive the technological benefit of the advances in dental care.

Marek has been a local of Hervey Bay since 1982 and enjoys fishing, boating, and four-wheel driving in his spare time.

Dr Monika


Dr Monika graduated with her dental degree in 2007 and has over 14 years of experience in dentistry. Monika is very caring and gentle dentist and patient’s comfort is her first priority. She loves practicing all aspects of general dentistry. Being a mother of two young kids, she loves treating children. She has special interest in Preventative and Restorative dentistry and she believes that “Prevention is better than cure”.

Monika keeps updating her knowledge and skills by attending various courses. She likes listening music and in her spare time, she likes to do art and craft work.


Oral Health Therapist

After dental assisting for 6 years, Ruby developed a passion for oral health and decided to further her knowledge. She studied a Bachelor of Oral Health at Central Queensland University in Rockhampton. Ruby graduated in 2016 as a Qualified Oral Health Therapist. What’s an Oral Health Therapist you might ask? Very similar to a hygienist however, Ruby can treat children of all ages and carry out all their dental needs as well as treating adults for hygiene appointments.

Ruby recently made the move from her hometown of Roma to join our team in Hervey Bay. She has a keen interest in periodontal care, maintenance and treatment. Ruby’s main focus is dental hygiene, prevention and education. Ruby believes that with good education and oral health knowledge, overall dental health can be improved. Her kind nature and charismatic personality makes visiting the dentist that little bit easier for patients and children who are nervous. When Ruby isn’t caring for her patients she enjoys searching for the best coffee in town, Crossfit, attempting new recipes and often failing, spending time with friends and family and playing with her Border Collie, Frankie.

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