The Dental and Skin Clinic team

Dr Margarita Trakhtman

Founder of Dental + Skin Clinic

Our team is led by Founder and Creative Director Dr Rita Trak. Dr Rita had her heart set on becoming a cosmetic dentist since the age of 12, dreaming of helping people find their voice through their smile. Dr Rita worked as a cosmetic dentist in Toorak, St Kilda East and Burwood before founding Dental + Skin Clinic. Dr Rita is supported by our team of highly skilled and qualified dentists, which is structured according to expertise; general dentistry, such as checkups and cleaning, and experts in the application of veneers.


Cosmetic Dentist

Dr Hanno’s calming energy means he is able to make every patient feel at ease under his care. He is one of the kindest souls you will ever meet. 

Dr Hanno is the only dentist in Australia to obtain his American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He has earned his Diplomateship with the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and has published multiple articles and peer-reviewed articles in American dental magazines. 

Born in South Africa and graduated from Stellenbosch University in 2003, Dr Hanno’s passion and focus is to be able to rehabilitate his patients’ smiles to their best form and function.

Dr Heather

General Dentist

Dr Heather has an innate ability to bring out the playful side of anyone who meets her. She brings a joyful energy to the clinic. We know when Dr Heather is around by the sound of her patients laughing. 

Dr Heather attended Newcastle University in the UK where she received her BDS. During her time in university, she took a few months out to travel to Nepal as a volunteer providing emergency dental care for schools and orphanages. Following her graduation, she went on to work for 18 months in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and then worked in the UK before moving to Australia to work as a general dentist.


Practice Manager

Whether you are calling us or sending us an email, Angela is the one on the receiving end. Her role is to assist with bookings, answer any questions that you may, and make sure your experience with us meets and even exceeds your expectations. 

Angela brings a caring and nurturing energy to her role as Practice Manager of Dental + Skin Clinic.

She has worked in the cosmetic surgery industry for over 20 years, across all areas of Practice Management, Patient Education and Consulting. She has enjoyed working with world-renowned industry leaders and attended conferences across the globe.


Get in contact with Dental + Skin Clinic and step into the smile transformation journey you deserve.