Manning Valley :- 02 65521026

  Great Lakes :- 02 65576868

About Us


Manning Valley Dental and Great Lakes Dental on the Mid North Coast are providing the very best Dental Care to community needs. Our commitment is not just to treat our patients – we care for them.

Our Staff are well trained and more than happy to discuss any of your dental needs and options.

Meet Our Dentist

Rupesh Phirangi

Dr Rupesh has more than 11 years of experience as a Dentist in Australia. Master of Public Health Dentistry, Graduate Certificate in Dentistry (Adelaide) and Post Graduate Diploma in Implant Dentistry (CSU) are his steps of achievement in his career. He practises dentistry to a high standard and is able to offer his patients a good understanding in his treatment plan.

Dr Gregory Cuttance

Dr.Greg graduated from the University of Sydney in 1982. He is the most experienced dentist in Taree. He moved into the local area after a few years of practice in Sydney, falling in love with the lifestyle and community. Greg has been practising dentistry for over 33 years. Greg is married and blessed with 3 grown up children.

Special interest outside dentistry: He is the one of the main guitarist/vocalist in “THE BAND WITH NO NAME, a band getting popular in the mid-north coast with all the dedicated professionals spending their time in music. Greg also likes travelling around Australia in his lovely Campervan.

Dr Ramesh Harichandran

Dr Ramesh Graduated with a Bachelor of Advanced Science (UNSW) ,Bachelor of Dentistry (Honour) Uni.Syd

Dr Ramesh provides the highest standard of treatment to his patients. He is experienced in comprehensive restorative and cosmetic dentistry. He also has special interests in oral surgery particularly in wisdom tooth extraction. He regularly attends continuing education seminars to ensure he is updated with the most current dental skills and knowledge. Currently he continues part-time practice in Sydney and Manning Valley Dental. He has travelled to provide Dental Services to remote areas of New South Wales with the Royal Flying Doctors, Cambodia and South Africa.

Special Interest: Cricket, drummer and hand percussion, bass guitar photography and travelling.

Dr Nisha Jacob

BoralH, GDipDent in 2013

Since graduation of, Nisha has worked in private practice in Newcastle & Sydney, before joining Manning Valley Dental in 2014. She continues part-time employment in Sydney, whilst attending regular courses to keep up to date with the latest in dental healthcare to support her patients.

Dr Abi Parameswaran

BDS (Adelaide)

Abi has recently joined our dental team, having completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery in Adelaide and relocating to Taree. She enjoys practising all disciplines within dentistry, and finds providing patients with relief of pain incredibly rewarding. Abi is also passionate about treating nervous patients, with her aim to make their experience as comfortable as possible and change their mind about visiting the dentist.

In her spare time, Abi enjoys focusing on her wellbeing and fitness, trying new foods and spending time with family and friends.