(07) 3849 4989

2170 Logan Rd, Upper Mt Gravatt, QLD, 4122


About Us

At Family Dental Excellence the comfort and care of our patients is a genuine priority

Our dedicated professional team strives to enrich the dental experience of patients through quality dentistry, allowing them to achieve optimal oral health.  The compassionate care and understanding of our dentists and staff has helped us form strong, long lasting professional relationships with our patients.

Enhancing the comfort of your dental experience

In addition to providing only the highest standards in dental technologies we also offer a range of practice facilities to enhance your dental experience. Whether it’s the in-chair television, DVD or iPod docking facilities, or the full glass feature walls overlooking landscaped gardens and water features, our patients appreciate the relaxing environment we’ve created for them. While we provide DVDs, patients are also welcome to bring their own favourite movies if they like—particularly useful for patients with children. Free parking is also available onsite.

Our core values

To consistently provide the highest standard of dentistry and care to our patients, we are committed to the following values:

  • A commitment to listening to our patients needs and concerns and developing a range of options best suited to meet the patients objectives.
  • A commitment to treating all patients with respect and dignity.
  • A commitment to high quality dentistry, utilising the latest in dental technologies.
  • A commitment to continual learning development and patient education.
  • A commitment to safe, comfortable and effective procedures and treatments.
  • A commitment to continual learning development and patient education.

When you smile, we smile…Meet our dental team:

About-Us-Dr-John-GooleyMeet Dr John Gooley

John was born and raised in Brisbane, attending St Joseph’s College Gregory Terrace before studying Dentistry at the University of Queensland. John began in private practice at Upper Mt Gravatt in 1994 and through his commitment and care for his patients has developed an extremely loyal following both locally and nationally”.

John very much enjoys all aspects of dentistry with a particular interest in preventative, restorative and aesthetic dentistry.

John has a keen interest in volunteer dentistry and has spent time in both Kenya and Uganda treating the underprivileged and still enjoys maintaining those contacts with annual visits at Family Dental Excellence from the Watoto Ugandan Orphanage Children’s Choir, when they tour Australia each year.

Married to Jennifer with two children, John enjoys keeping fit through mountain bike riding, surfing, playing tennis, trekking in remote locations, and has recently managed to survive his initiation to snowboarding.

About-Us-Dr-Paula-LiuMeet Dr Paula Liu

Paula loves getting to know her patients and their families and is dedicated to creating and maintaining the best dental health for them.

Originally born in Taiwan, she immigrated with her family to Australia over 20 years ago and remains fluent in Mandarin. Growing up as a local, Paula attended MacGregor Primary and MacGregor State High, before completing her high school education at Somerville House

After graduating from Dentistry at University of Sydney, she worked in the Public Health System in Brisbane for a number of years before joining our team at Family Dental Excellence in 2006. While being highly proficient in all aspects of dentistry, Paula has a keen interest in aesthetic, endodontic and surgical dental treatments.

An accomplished violinist, Paula along with her husband Paul, enjoy volunteering their time to be a part of the church band. She also balances her love for food by being a devoted touch football player.


Find out how we can help you achieve your dental needs!

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm
Saturday 8am - 12pm
Sunday Closed

2170 Logan Rd (cnr Marada St)
(opposite Westfield Garden City and Office Works)
Upper Mt Gravatt, QLD, 4122

Contact Us

Call today: (07) 3849 4989