About Us


Welcome to Mulgrave Dental Group

At Mulgrave Dental Group you are our focus. Here at Mulgrave Dental Group you will experience modern dentistry along with exceptional customer service in a warm relaxed atmosphere. We have collectively well over 50 years of experience in children's dentistry, general dentistry and cosmetic dentistry.

We believe you, as a patient is unique with your specific needs and wants. Our priority is to take time and effort to understand your needs and inform you of the treatment choices. This ensures our care will meet your needs both now and in the years to come.

You will leave each dental visit well informed, safe and confident that you are being looked after by professionals that and have a proven commitment to excellence and your best interest at heart.

We Provide Great Facilities
& Equipment

Dr. Diluni Perera BDSc. (Hons) (Melb), FICCDE

Principal Dentist

Dr. Diluni has over 10 years experience in the dental field. Her gentle, caring and friendly personality has the ability to put even the most anxious patients at ease.

As a mother to a beautiful daughter she believes that all children deserve a good start in oral health and has a special knack in making children’s dental experience at the clinic very positive. She likes to get to know each of her patients and their needs so she can help them to achieve the oral health they desire.

Dr.Diluni completed her dental degree at the University of Melbourne graduating with honours. She was also awarded the prestigious Dean’s honours in 2009 for excellence in Dentistry at the Melbourne Dental School.

After completing dental school, she was selected to undertake an internship at the Royal dental hospital of Melbourne under the guidance of Australia’s leading dental specialists.

Diluni has since worked many years gaining expertise in private practices in regional and metropolitan areas of Victoria and has settled at Mulgrave Dental group as her principal and long-term place of practice.

She spends a lot of time and effort undertaking continuing professional development so that her patients can have the best of what modern dentistry can offer. Her primary goal is for all her patients to achieve overall wellbeing through good oral health.

In her spare time she loves to travel and spend time with her young family.

Dr. Brendan Toohey BDSc. (melb)

Brendan was the original founder of the practice. He opened the current clinic in Mulgrave in 1983 and has been practicing here ever since.

He graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1975 and has always loved the art of dentistry and developing great friendships with his patients over last 35 yrs.

He is always up to date with the latest developments in dentistry as well as his patient’s lives.

In his spare time Brendan likes Bee keeping and learning French.

Dr. Claudia Beltran (BDSc. (Hons) , Oral surgery (masters) ADC. Cert

Dr Claudia is a registered general dentist with a particular interest in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  But most importantly, she regards her gentleness, compassion and attention to her patients’ needs as her greatest asset in providing optimal care. She is a senior clinician at the Royal Dental Hospital Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and a teacher at the University of Melbourne.

Claudia graduated with first-class honours in Dentistry and went on to complete a masters in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
During her Master’s degree, she had extensive training and experience in advanced oral surgical procedures such as impacted wisdom teeth and dental implants. Dr Claudia also completed the clinical residency on All on 4 implants in Portugal where she trained with the specialists in this field and the creator of All-on-4 concept.

Andrea Figueroa

Dental Assistant

I am a qualified dental assistant and have been working in the dental field since 2015.I am the front office coordinator at Mulgrave Dental Group. I enjoy welcoming our patients to the practice, scheduling their appointments and ensuring a seamless comfortable experience.
I have two children, I love spending quality time with the family. My hobbies are going to the gym, and outdoor activities with the family.

Joanne Byrne

Dental Nurse

I have been a dental nurse for 37 years and have been working at Mulgrave Dental Group for the past 14 years. I enjoy looking after patients at the front desk and helping them be at ease when they come to see us.
My hobbies are interior design, spending time with the family, reading and walking my dog.

Jacinta Roy

Dental Assistant

I am the latest addition to Mulgrave Dental Group. I have an energised work ethic and love perfecting my performance to continually up skill and improve myself.It is very important to me that patients feel comfortable and cared for at all times when they come to see us.
I love to go camping and being outdoors. My favorite thing to do is white water rafting. I love meeting new people and sharing ideas and experiences.

47, Wanda Street
Mulgrave 3170

(03) 9562 5156