Welcome to Collins Street Smiles, where we are committed to providing personalised and gentle dental care to all of our patients. We are located in the Melbourne CBD- at the top end of Collins Street, just around the corner from Parliament Station and with trams going right by our door for your convenience.
Here, our professionals know that dental health is not just about white smiles; it’s about having strong teeth and healthy gums. Our mission is to help our clients accomplish these goals in a comfortable, compassionate, and efficient way.
We aim to educate our clients in a safe environment while offering them necessary comprehensive care, by combining the latest technology with traditional techniques, we give our patients the best care in the city.
Dr Phillip Piorun BDSc, LDS
Dr Phillip Piorun has been practicing dentistry for over 45 years. He grew up in Melbourne and graduated from Melbourne University. He has been a part of this practice for most of his career, originally in a long standing partnership with his mentor and friend, Dr Ralph Spivak. He has truly become a part of the Collins Street landscape.
Dr Phillip is very experienced in all aspects of general dentistry with a special interest in dental implants and restorative dentistry. Dr Phillip continues to be excited by new advances in dentistry, attending workshops and seminars regularly. He is committed to providing his patients with the highest level of dental care whilst creating a comfortable and caring environment.
Outside of dentistry, Dr Phillip enjoys sculpting, pilates and history. He is a devoted family man, his wife, two daughters and four grandchildren being his constant delight.
Dr Kia Yoong Goh BDSc. (Hons)
Dr Kia Goh grew up in Melbourne, she then moved to sunny Queensland to attend The University of Queensland where she graduated her Bachelor of Dental Science degree with honours. Dr Kia worked for Queensland Health and also in a private dental clinic in Brisbane, Dr Kia then moved to Singapore where she also practiced in a private dental clinic before making the move back home to Melbourne where she joined us here at Collins Street Smiles.
Dr Kia enjoys practising all aspects of general dentistry and especially loves to help her patients feel confident in maintaining a healthy smile. She is very friendly and easy going and strives to make your dental experience a comfortable one.
Outside of work, Dr Kia enjoys cooking and travelling. You’ll find her trying out new restaurants, catching up with friends and family and maintaining an active, balanced lifestyle.
Dr. Hugo BDSc. (Hons)
Dr Hugo Hancock grew up in Melbourne, after completing a Bachelor of Science went on to graduate from the University of Melbourne’s Doctor of Dental Surgery program. Dr Hugo is interested in all aspects of dentistry with particular interest in preventative, prosthodontic (crowns, bridges and implants), and periodontic (gum health) dentistry.
Dr Hugo enjoys helping anxious patients overcome their fears, providing professional dentistry in a relaxed and friendly environment and is passionate about educating and empowering his patients to achieve their best dental health and a healthy smile.
Dr Hugo has volunteered to organise and run the dentistry section of the University of Melbourne’s Teddy Bear Hospital, which helps raise funds for the Royal Children’s Hospital and also with a non-profit organisation One-To-One who provide dental care for people in Camdobia.
Outside of dentistry, Dr Hugo enjoys hiking Victoria’s high country, reading literature and spending time with his fiance`, Gabby.
Our focus is on long-term care, prevention and longevity of teeth. We’d rather stop any problem before it becomes a big headache and help you achieve a healthy smile.
At Collins Street Smiles we aim to offer quality, dental solutions tailored for you and your family.
We realise that every patient is unique. We don’t treat our patients at Collins Street Smiles as if they are part of a production line. Not every patient needs the same treatment and care. We prefer to focus on each individual person and tailor a plan that suits you, in your individual situation and achieve your goals.
We provide on the spot claiming for all major health funds