Maven Dental Ferny Grove

Meet The Team

Dr Micky Saharan
Associate Dentist

Dr Micky Saharan

A passionate and nurturing principal dentist, Dr Micky Saharan joined Maven Dental Ferny Grove (Formerly Ferny Grove Dental) in 2013. Graduating from University in India in 2000 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Dr Saharan completed her ADC exam four years later and has practiced in Australia ever since. Starting out in NSW she focused on developing her preventative dentistry and patient education. In 2007, Micky moved to Brisbane where her aim was to provide the most pain-free and caring dental experience possible.

Dr Saharan’s love of painting has piqued her interest in Cosmetic Dentistry where she actively seeks opportunities…

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A passionate and nurturing principal dentist, Dr Micky Saharan joined Maven Dental Ferny Grove (Formerly Ferny Grove Dental) in 2013. Graduating from University in India in 2000 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Dr Saharan completed her ADC exam four years later and has practiced in Australia ever since. Starting out in NSW she focused on developing her preventative dentistry and patient education. In 2007, Micky moved to Brisbane where her aim was to provide the most pain-free and caring dental experience possible.

Dr Saharan’s love of painting has piqued her interest in Cosmetic Dentistry where she actively seeks opportunities to develop her skills. As a mother, she also has a passion for Paediatrics, as well as all aspects of General and Preventative Dentistry. Micky is constantly looking for opportunities to learn from both her colleagues and patients.

As a dentist, Dr Saharan is passionate about developing the people around her. She loves to help both her patients and colleagues grow by empowering and inspiring them however she can. Developing relationships is something that is important to Dr Saharan and she strives to provide a great experience for everyone at Ferny Grove Dental.

Away from her dental surgery, Dr Saharan loves spending time with her family and friends. She also has an interest in art and painting, swimming, and debating.

Dr Mona Mikhail
Associate Dentist

Dr Mona Mikhail

Joining Maven Dental Ferny Grove as an associate dentist in 2017, Dr Mona Mikhail brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her surgery. She graduated from Griffith University with a Bachelor of Oral Health in Dental Science in 2014, along with a Graduate Diploma of Dentistry in 2016. Dr Mikhail also holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Arizona State University with Magna Cum Laude Honours, and an Associate in Arts Degree from Cerritos College.

Dr Mona's dental passions include all aspects of general dentistry with a particular interest in Paediatric Dentistry. She also has a keen interest in…

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Joining Maven Dental Ferny Grove as an associate dentist in 2017, Dr Mona Mikhail brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her surgery. She graduated from Griffith University with a Bachelor of Oral Health in Dental Science in 2014, along with a Graduate Diploma of Dentistry in 2016. Dr Mikhail also holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Arizona State University with Magna Cum Laude Honours, and an Associate in Arts Degree from Cerritos College.

Dr Mona's dental passions include all aspects of general dentistry with a particular interest in Paediatric Dentistry. She also has a keen interest in the treatment of gum disease, along with Cosmetic and Family Dentistry.

Beyond the practice, Dr Mikhail enjoys time with her husband and family in addition to travelling, animal conservation, the great outdoors, and learning more about different cultures and people.

Dr Mona is awarded and is part of the following associations:

  • Australian Dental Association
  • Golden Key International Society of Dentistry
  • Nominee of the Delegation of Medicine (International Scholar Laureate Program)
  • Recipient of the Griffith University Award for Academic Excellence (Top 5% of Graduates)
Min Jee Hwang
Associate Dentist

Dr Min Hwang

Dr Min Hwang is a kind and gentle dentist that loves seeing a positive change in her patient's lives’ through their new smiles. Min is a member of the ADA and believes everyone deserves a happy, healthy smile.

Min graduated from Griffith University with a Bachelor of Oral Health in Dental Science and a Graduate Diploma of Dentistry in 2018. During her time at university, she spent time at the Tweed Heads Hospital Dental Clinic where she gained invaluable experience treating public patients with advanced dental complications. Min then joined the team at Maven Dental Ferny Grove in early 2019.…

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Dr Min Hwang is a kind and gentle dentist that loves seeing a positive change in her patient's lives’ through their new smiles. Min is a member of the ADA and believes everyone deserves a happy, healthy smile.

Min graduated from Griffith University with a Bachelor of Oral Health in Dental Science and a Graduate Diploma of Dentistry in 2018. During her time at university, she spent time at the Tweed Heads Hospital Dental Clinic where she gained invaluable experience treating public patients with advanced dental complications. Min then joined the team at Maven Dental Ferny Grove in early 2019.

Min enjoys all aspects of dentistry but has a keen interest in Oral Surgery and restorative dentistry. She is committed to providing high-quality dental treatments for her patients and constantly seeks opportunities to further her skills to do so. Dr Hwang is already planning to study restorative dentistry, wisdom tooth extractions and implant dentistry in the near future.

Away from the Ferny Grove dental practice, Min loves spending time with friends and family and cooking them all! She is also a talented musician that enjoys playing the guitar.

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Associate Dentist

Dr Nitinkumar Baria

Dr Nitinkumar Baria was born and raised in the United Kingdom where he graduated with his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Liverpool University in 1998. Swapping the cooler weather for sunshine, Dr Nitin made the move to Queensland in 2020 and has been warmly welcomed to the Maven Dental Ferny Grove team as a passionate associate dentist!

Bringing a wealth of knowledge and a happy smile to the team at Ferny Grove, Dr Nitin has over 22 years of experience within the dental industry. He has gained extensive experience over the years working as a dentist in various practices including…

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Dr Nitinkumar Baria was born and raised in the United Kingdom where he graduated with his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Liverpool University in 1998. Swapping the cooler weather for sunshine, Dr Nitin made the move to Queensland in 2020 and has been warmly welcomed to the Maven Dental Ferny Grove team as a passionate associate dentist!

Bringing a wealth of knowledge and a happy smile to the team at Ferny Grove, Dr Nitin has over 22 years of experience within the dental industry. He has gained extensive experience over the years working as a dentist in various practices including the Orthodontics and Restorative Department at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester England as a Speciality Dentist.

Combining his experience and clinical knowledge, Dr Nitin loves getting his teeth stuck into all aspects of dentistry and is committed to providing his patients with excellent dental care. He is particularly fascinated with cosmetic dentistry as he believes confidence starts with a healthy, functional smile!

Dr Nitin keeps up to date with the latest developments within dentistry by regularly attending continuing professional development courses; ensuring he is using modern technique and technology on his patients.

Outside of the practice Nitin loves staying active and has many hobbies including photography and cooking. He is also an avid traveller who enjoys learning about new cultures from around the world.

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Practice Manager

Elly Owens

Maven Dental Ferny Grove welcomed the friendly and caring Elly Owens to their team as practice manager in May 2017. With 11 year’s experience in the dental industry, Elly is a talented manager that relishes the chance to learn new and exciting skills in her role at Ferny Grove.

Elly began her career in the dental industry whilst she was still in high school, completing her Certificate III in Dental Assisting. She also previously worked in a specialty practice for six years, taking on the roles of Senior Dental Assistant and Clinic Coordinator. Now, as the practice manager at Ferny…

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Maven Dental Ferny Grove welcomed the friendly and caring Elly Owens to their team as practice manager in May 2017. With 11 year’s experience in the dental industry, Elly is a talented manager that relishes the chance to learn new and exciting skills in her role at Ferny Grove.

Elly began her career in the dental industry whilst she was still in high school, completing her Certificate III in Dental Assisting. She also previously worked in a specialty practice for six years, taking on the roles of Senior Dental Assistant and Clinic Coordinator. Now, as the practice manager at Ferny Grove Dental, Elly is enjoying the chance to meet new patients and work with the great team around her.

Away from Maven Dental Ferny Grove, Elly spends most of her time with her two-year-old son and family. She also enjoys shopping in her spare time.