Dr Heshani Kellapatha is a caring and gentle paediatric dentist based in Melbourne. She graduated from the University of Adelaide in 2010 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and a Bachelor of Science in Dentistry (First Class). After graduation, she spent several years working as a dental officer in rural Victoria and at the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne where she developed a keen interest in treating medically compromised children and dental trauma. These interests lead to the completion of her Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry in Paediatric Dentistry at the University of Melbourne.
Dr Heshani is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Paediatric Dentistry, the Australian Academy of Paediatric Dentistry and the Australian Dental Association. In addition, she is also a clinical demonstrator at the University of Melbourne teaching dental students.