The clinicians at the practice are supported by a team of chairside assistants and administration support who are aligned to the Dapto Family Dental values:
Meet our team
Dr John Capp
John Capp is Wollongong born and bred having attended the then selective Wollongong High School. He studied dentistry at Sydney University finishing in the top of his year being awarded the coveted Dental Operative Prize for Clinical Restorative Dentistry on graduation.
In his latter years at University he received a Direct Entry Officer Scholarship and joined the Australian Defence Force. He practiced as a dentist with the Army for 5 years at Puckapunyal and Townsville attaining the rank of Captain. In 1988 he set up two practices at Wollongong University and Dapto, which he still operates today.
He is a member of the Australian Dental Association, the St George Area Dental Study Group and the Dental Ed Study Group. He has a passion for surfing and a love of the outdoors.
Dr Nitin Dhanani
On making Wollongong his home, Dr. Nitin has carved a place for himself in the hearts of loyal patients from Dapto Cosmetic and Family Dental Practice (currently Clearly Dental) where he worked for over seven years. Having since established Figtree Family Dental, and now Dapto Family Dental, he is capitalising on his 15 plus years experience and realising his dream:
Created the most advanced dental clinic in Wollongong and give his patient community an access to the most comprehensive range of services using the latest dental techniques and technologies.
Dr William Kalo
Dr William has worked with Dr Dhanani at Figtree Family Dental for over two years and continues to grow and develop as a dental professional.
Undertaking his training at [university], Dr William enjoys the opportunity to see patients transform through dedicated care that meets their specific needs. His goal is to ensure patients feel confident they are working with someone they trust and who genuinely cares about their meeting their needs.