Vanessa was born in Brazil and had her own dental practice there for many years before relocating with her family to the Gold Coast. She has spent her time here in Australia in private practice and as a supervisor and tutor at the Griffith University Dental School.

Vanessa has always been passionate about dentistry and for the past 18 years, has treated her patients with care and dedication, she loves all aspects of dentistry including Root Canal Therapy and paediatric dentistry.

Vanessa spends her spare time with her husband and 2 beautiful kids, they enjoy the beach, surfing or anything the Gold Coast sunshine has to offer.