Dr Sumathi Mani is a dental graduate of the University of Sydney and has been in private practice for over 26 years. She has worked at Elite Dental initially as an Principal Dentist and now as an associate, since 1995. She achieved Membership to the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in General Dental Practice (MRACDS-GDP) in 2012. Dr Mani has postgraduate training and experience in dental implants, cosmetic dentistry, endodontics (root canal treatment) and orthodontics (braces).
She is currently working as a Clinical Educator with the University of Sydney, supervising and teaching dental students in the public health patient clinics.
Dr Mani is also a Peer Advisor with the Australian Dental Association where she supports and advises dentists and dental specialists from NSW and ACT on a range of matters which include clinical advice, resolution of patient complaints, civil/litigated matters and regulatory obligations surrounding government health schemes and private health insurers.
She is a member of the Australian Dental Association, Australian Society of Endodontology (NSW Branch), Internationational Team in Implantology and the Hills Dental Study Group.
Dr Mani was a Visiting Dental Officer to the Royal Rehab Sydney where she used to see patients with severe physical /mental disabilities and limited mobility, who are primarily in the Brain Injury,Spinal Injury ,Weemala, Coorabel and Dixson Units from 2006 to 2016.
Dr Sumathi Mani participates in the local community, public schools and day-care centers promoting oral health. She was involved with the Local Scout Group where she lives and was a Joey Scout Leader for 3 years.
Her hobbies include reading, making cakes and jewellery, community fund raising and enjoying every free moment with her family.
Dr Sumathi Mani believes that the practice provides a warm, friendly, innovative and professional environment to all her patients.