Meet The Team at Leichhardt Dental
Dr Silvano Pomaré
Dr Silvano Pomaré obtained his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Sydney University in 1981 and is also a member of the Australian Dental Association.
Dr Pomaré has practiced in Leichhardt since 1981, taking over the practice in 1986. During this time he has seen many generations of families come through his practice and loves when his regular long-term patients bring in their children for their first dental visits. His gentle, kind and compassionate approach helps his patients feel at ease and relaxed during their dental visits. He is commited to continuing education in dentistry and regularly attends lectures and seminars to keep abreast of the latest advances in dentistry. He is also a member of the Australian Dental Association.
In his spare time Dr Pomaré enjoys keeping fit through cycling, loves spending time with his family and has a passion for classic Italian cars.
Dr Luca Pomaré
Dr Luca joined Leichhardt Dental after completing a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from the University of Sydney. Prior to becoming a dentist, Dr Luca completed a Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours and worked for many years in a local community pharmacy in Leichhardt. Dr Luca also conducted research in respiratory medicines in paediatric asthma at the Woolcock Institute. His experience of working in other roles within the healthcare team has helped Dr Luca develop a strong patient-centered approach to dentistry.
Dr Luca enjoys all aspects of dentistry, loves solving patient's dental problems and understands the importance and change that a smile can bring to one's life and health. He has a special passion for cosmetic dentistry and orthodontics and has completed a Post-Graduate Diploma in Digital Orthodontics. He has a special interest in using clear aligners such as Invisalign to help create the smiles that patients have always dreamed of. He is at the forefront of dentistry when it comes to the latest techniques and equipment and is always on the lookout for new and better ways to help his patients.
Dr Luca is a member of the International Team of Implantology, Australian Clear Aligner Society and the Australian Dental Association. He has also undergone training in dental implants in both Australia, South Korea and through New York University. Dr Luca has also spent time in rural Cambodia to treat and improve the oral health of people in disadvantaged areas.
Outside of dentistry you will probably find Dr Luca in the grandstand of any sporting event, on the sporting field itself, or spending time with his family and friends.
Dr Patrick Romano
Dr Patrick graduated from the University of Sydney with a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD). Prior to becoming a dentist, he completed a Bachelor of Advanced Science majoring in Chemistry and Physiology. Patrick has experience treating a diverse range of patients all across Sydney and is also currently working as a Dentist in a Public Hospital.
Dr Patrick has a relaxed and empathetic approach to dentistry and takes pride in providing the optimal treatment for his patients. He enjoys all aspects of general dentistry, and has a special interest in restorative treatment and root canal therapy. Patrick is committed to staying up to date with the best evidence-based practice and is invested highly in continuing his own education.
In his spare time, Patrick enjoys all things sports, both watching and playing, and loves spending time with family and friends.
Dr David Taub
Consulting Dental Surgeon
Dr David Taub graduated with First Class Honours from Sydney University in 1995. In 2000, David was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons by examination and in 2003 he completed the Post Graduate Diploma Clinical Dentistry (Oral Implants)
Currently David is a surgical mentor in implant surgery at Charles Sturt University and the University of Sydney.
David has restricted his practice of dentistry to Oral Surgery and Implantology for the last 12 years.