About Us

A better life through better dentistry
We focus on your comfort and lifelong healthy smile
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Meet the Team at
Northern Beaches Dental Group

The team at Northern Beaches Dental Group strives to provide highly personalised dental care. With over 40 years of combined dental
experience, our multilingual dentists offer a complete range of dental services. They enjoy getting to know their patients, and consider them part
of their extended dental family.


Dr Livia De Haan, Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics

Principal Dentist

Dr. Livia qualified as a Dentist at the University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where she has done further postgraduate studies with a double degree in Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics. After spending 7 years working in her own private practice in Brazil, she moved to Australia in 2004.

Dr Livia is passionate about preventative dentistry and early intervention in Orthodontics, as well as adult Orthodontics and Invisalign. She is committed to ensuring that all patients get the highest possible care in the most fun and gentle manner.


  • American Association of Orthodontics
  • Brazilian Society of Orthodontics
  • World Federation of Orthodontics
  • Australian Association of Facial Aesthetics

Outside of Dentistry, Livia loves to spend her time with her 2 children, family and friends.

She is an avid reader and enjoys playing tennis, bush walking and the beach where she can often be found playing “frescobol “.

How we can help...

We offer a wide range of procedures to help you get the perfect smile.

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Dr Adria Melo

General Dentist

Dr Adria Melo, an experienced general practitioner, brings over 10 years of diverse dental expertise, covering from general dentistry to specialized areas like crowns and teeth aligners. Known for her warm approach, she is adept at providing friendly care to adults and children, focusing on both treatment and prevention. Outside the clinic, she uses her passion for sports, particularly running and beach volleyball, to actively engage with the Northern Beaches community.