• Dental care for your

  • Quality Dentistry!

  • Friendly Service!

  • Great Smiles!

Our dentists pride themselves on their personalised service and the quality of the dentistry they provide; cosmetic dentistry, tooth whitening, dental implants, orthodontics, root canal therapy and much more.

  • Dr Richard Gysberts

    Dr Richard Gysberts gained his Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Melbourne in 1986. He commenced practice in Wantirna Sth in 1987 and has maintained a clinic committed to the highest possible standard of care for 25 years. This connection to the community has allowed him to enjoy seeing children he has cared for now return with their own family looking to maintain more healthy smiles.

    In 2011 a brand new state of the art clinic was opened in order to allow that standard to continue. Rick completed his Branemark Osseointegration Implant training in 1994 allowing him to develop a special interest in Crown and Bridge and Implant treatment along with all other aspects of General Dental care. He is a member of the Australian Dental Association and served as Secretary to its Group H for three years covering the eastern suburbs of Melbourne and is committed to continued education and training,regularly attending courses here and overseas. Rick lives in Melbourne’s eastern suburbs with his wife Janine and two sons. His personal interests include golf, road cycling and team volleyball.

  • Dr Brendan Moroney

    Dr Brendan Moroney graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1995 after being the recipient of several awards including the Prize in Periodontics and the Prize in Dental Prosthetics in his final year.

    Since graduation Brendan gained extensive clinical knowledge and experience practicing in Brighton, with an emphasis on comprehensive, high quality dentistry. He joined Dr Gysberts in 2005 establishing the Eastern Dental Group. Brendan prides himself on providing a personalized, profession, comprehensive dental experience for all if his patients. Brendan is actively involved in continuing his professional development having been a clinical demonstrator to undergraduate students at the Royal Melbourne Dental Hospital and a member of the dental teaching staff for the Australian Antarctic Division.

    He is a member of the Australian Dental Association and regularly attends courses and seminars as part of his professional development. He is committed to maintaining his high clinical standards and keeps up-to-date with current dental trends and requirements. Brendan resides in Melbourne’s south-east with his wife Nicole and two young daughters. He enjoys distance running, aviation and traveling to unique destinations; Egypt is among his favorites.

Dental Mission Statement

Mission Statement for Eastern Dental Group

Welcome to Eastern Dental Group, a modern, progressive dental practice focused on providing personalized, high quality dental care for you, your family and friends.Eastern Dental Group’s history began in the Wantirna area in 1987 when Dr Richard Gysberts began his career in private practice. Then in 2005, Dr Brendan Moroney, after working in private practice in Brighton for 10 years, joined Richard to established Eastern Dental Group.

We are committed to providing comprehensive, high quality dental care and service, that which we would expect for ourselves and our families. Our treatment philosophy is aimed at prevention, early intervention and definitive dental treatment to maintain your teeth and smile. Our personalized approach means that a dental plan is tailored to meet your needs, desires and expectations to achieve a successful result. We aim to motivate and inspire each patient to take an active role in maintaining their smile and be committed to their dental health as much as us.

Our recent investment in the practice means that patients can receive dental treatment in a friendly, comfortable and caring environment. We use the latest technology and proven materials during treatment and adhere to up-to-date protocols for cross infection control and sterilization.

Dental Facilities

Facilities for dental implants, veneers, dentures, root canal treatment and laser teeth whitening.

Eastern Dental Group relocated in 2011 to a purpose built dental clinic offering comfortable surroundings and modern consulting rooms & equipment. To make your dental experience as pleasant as possible we provide:

  • - Ground level entry and wide doorways for wheelchairs access and prams
  • - Secure parking at the rear of the clinic; enter via Moonah Road
  • - Ceiling mounted flat screen TV’s in each surgery
  • - A relaxing patient lounge with a wide selection of current magazines
Dental Mission Statement

Our Dentist Team

All members of our support staff are Melbourne trained and qualified dental assistants. They are committed to ensuring that your dental experience is comfortable and meets your expectations. Complimenting Dr Gysberts and Dr Moroney are:

  • - Kerry Wells: practice manager
  • - Sarah Schlink: senior dental assistant
  • - Brooke McManus: senior dental assistant
  • - Lauren Arvidson: dental assistant trainee