The Esplanade & Second Ave,

P: 07 5443 2800

Our Resident Dentists

Dr Jon Kerr is the prinicipal dentists at Sunshine Coast Smile Centre

We are proud to have 3 of the most highly skilled Dentists on the entire Sunshine Coast working for Sunshine Coast Smile Centre.


Between them Dr Jon Kerr, Dr Keith Doonan and Dr Anthony Caiafa have more than 60 years of dental experience. Gained through a range of practices across the Sunshine Coast, Queensland and also wider Australia.


Together they make a formidable team. One that have seen it all.


Indeed it is because of their collective skills and expertise that we are able to offer as wide a range of dental services as we do.


All of which are performed onsite at our Cotton Tree practice.





Our Resident Dentists

Dr Jon Kerr is our principal dentist. He is also the owner of Sunshine Coast Smile Centre. Along with his wife Aveen, who herself is the Practice Development Manager.


Born in Nottingham, Dr Jon Kerr received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Leeds in 1997. He is experienced in all aspects of general and cosmetic dentistry. Including composite fillings, extractions, root canal treatments, crowns and bridges.


A Sunshine Coast resident for more than a decade, Jon is particularly passionate about Smile Makeovers and Teeth Whitening. Since taking ownership of Sunshine Coast Smile Centre in 2007 he whitened and straightened hundreds of smiles.


Dr Keith Doonan has always been one of the leaders in his field. Graduating in 1993 as the Dental Society President from the Royal London Hospital School, where he received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery, he also received a Masters in Prosthodontics at Kings College London.


A fellow of the Royal Australian College of Dental Surgeons too, Keith is widely considered to be an expert in advanced crown and bridgework. As well as implant surgery too.


Infact he is such an expert that he even teaches implant dentistry to other dentists around the world via lectures and hands on courses.


Keith is so good he has even been called ‘a superstar in dental lecturing’, by the renowned American dental lecturer and blogger Dr. Chris Salierno.


The third of our dentists, Dr Anthony Caiafa is one of an elite group of professionals. He is not just qualified as a dentist but also a veterinarian too.


Having worked as a vet for 16 years Anthony decided to broaden his professional skill set by studying for a Bachelor of Dental Science. Something which he completed by graduating dux of his year in 1998.


Boasting extensive experience in all aspects of general dentistry, Anthony has a particular interest in Dental Implants and Root Canal treatments.





Want To See One Of Our Dentists?


If you would like to make an appointment with any of these dentists please call Jess on 07 5443 2800.


Alternatively if you are reading this after our practice hours of 8.30am to 5pm please fill in this request an appointment form.


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