2/13 Medical Place Urraween Qld 4655

4197 1966

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Mon-Fri: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday: By Appointment Only
Sunday: Closed

Our Team

Dr. Joshua Smith

Owner and Principal Dentist

Dr. Joshua Smith, Owner and Principal Dentist of Gentle Dental Hervey Bay, is a local of Hervey Bay being born and raised in the area and having lived locally since 1986. Dr. Smith studied at Griffith University on the Gold Coast and has obtained multiple degrees in Medical Science, Medical Research and a Master’s degree in Dentistry.

Dr. Smith maintains the highest standards in Dentistry by using the best and latest techniques and bringing his patients the most up to date technology. His commitment to excellence starts from the moment he meets his patient, listens to the patient’s concerns, and comes up with the best and most long-lasting solution. His secret to success is treating his patients the way he would like to be treated, just like friends and family.

Chantelle Smith

Owner and Manager

Chantelle Smith, Owner and Manager of Gentle Dental Hervey Bay, is a local of Hervey Bay since 1989. Chantelle grew up in Hervey Bay, before studying, living and working in various locations across Australia before returning home to Hervey Bay. Chantelle has a Bachelor of Human Services and Master of Social Work and is continuing to work in this field within the Hervey Bay community. Chantelle and her husband, Josh (joint Owner and Principal Dentist of Gentle Dental Hervey Bay) met in 2010 and now have 2 beautiful daughters together.

Chantelle is committed to supporting the delivery of reliable, comfortable and quality services of Dentistry to the Hervey Bay community as she believes everybody should enjoy great oral health and have access to high standards of care.

Latiya Allen

Dental Assistant and Clinical Coordinator

Latiya has been a Dental Assistant for over 5 years and has been a local of the Fraser Coast since starting her dental career back in 2016. Latiya gained her Cert III in Dental Assisting back in 2019 to widen her knowledge as a dental assistant. Latiya is highly experienced and committed to making her patients feel comfortable and at ease while providing outstanding dental services with a calm and compassionate approach. Outside of work, Latiya likes to spend her time camping with her husband and two children.

Madi Meredith


Madi is our smiling face on reception. Madi has many years administrative experience and will be here to help you on your next visit to Gentle Dental and ensure that your appointment runs smoothly. When she isn’t at work you will find her adventuring with her husband or cuddling her adorable pets.

We offer a range of payment plan options to our patients


Gentle Dental is now taking online bookings!