Meet the Create Dental team

SAM RUSSELL – Director

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Sam has worked at some of the biggest and most reputable Architecture and building firms in Australia, including Woods Bagot, Troppo and ISIS. Sam is a registered Architect and Building Practitioner, an A+ member of the Royal Australian Institute of Architects and the Master Builders Association. He has worked in Victoria, interstate and in Dubai on high end jobs, including work for State and Federal Governments, Universities, and private developers. With a keen interest in the dental and healthcare sector, Sam has established Create Dental in 2010 with a specific focus on the development of dental clinics.
Email: sam@createdental.com.au

ASHRITHA MAHEN – Director

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As a practising Melbourne Dentist, Ashritha understands what is necessary in surgery design to maximise staff efficiency, functionality and patient comfort. Asha’s dedication has been pivotal in the set up and progression of many thriving surgeries. Her eye for interior design, combined with her practical knowledge of the day to day operations of a surgery, helps her transform any space into one that makes a lasting impression.
Asha’s creativity combined with her understanding of the latest technology is seen through her work. She keeps up to date with the advancements in the industry and utilises this to the benefit of her clients. Ash brings firsthand experience and an intimate knowledge of the dental industry to develop surgery layouts that achieve the ideal end result that will positively impact any dental practice.
Email: ashritha@createdental.com.au

MICHAEL LEWINGTON – National Development and Construction Manager

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Michael Lewington is a skilled project manager working with one of the world’s leading design firms for the past 7 years. His experience as a design manager and project manager enable him to understand the all design and construction requirements delivering the project on time and on budget. Michael holds a Masters in Architecture, is registered with the Australian Institute of Project Managers and is also a member of the Master Builders Association. He has worked predominantly in Adelaide and interstate on high end jobs, including work for State and Federal Governments, Universities, and private developers.
Email: michael@createdental.com.au