Our Team


Meet Our Dentist


Dr Farag Abdelmesseh (Alex)

Dr Alex graduated from the school of Dentistry in Cairo Egypt in 2002; He later passed his Australian qualifying tests in Sydney in 2005. He then began working in Central Queensland in 2006. Since then he has worked in many different practices including Townsville, Mackay and Gladstone, making his way to Emerald were he has spent the last 7 years as the principal dentist and owner at Care Dental Emerald.

Over the years Dr Alex has always strived to provide the best quality care and treatment options to each individual patient, hence he regularly completes professional development courses in many aspects of Dentistry, like his most recent courses this year in Endodontic Success, Practical Oral Surgery, and Laser Dentistry. In previous years he has also completed his Invisalign training, Mini Implant training, 3D Imaging and many more to further his knowledge to provide the best treatment options for all his patients.

Dr Alex spends most of his spare time in Brisbane with his two Son’s;  Peter and Andrew, either playing soccer, going on nature walks or fishing.


Meet Our Practice Manager


Joined Care Dental Emerald in December 2014. Since joining our team, she has always been very driven to expand her current knowledge and skill set. In 2014 Kasey completed her certificate III in Early Childhood, she later completed her certificate III in Dental Assisting and has recently further expanded her skill set and stepped into a managerial position in February 2017. Kasey strives to uphold the high standards of the practice. Her warm and friendly nature shines through and she takes pride in making every patients visit a comfortable one.

Meet Our Dental Assistants


Our senior dental assistant, really brings out the best in everyone she comes in contact with. Her friendly, warm and calm nature, helps relieve the stresses and fears surrounding dental procedures. Having a passion for dentistry, Jodi went on and completed her Certificate III in Dental Assisting in 2014 while she was pregnant with her first born son James. Since then Jodi has had a beautiful little girl named Eleanor. In her spare time, Jodi enjoys crafting and photography. Always taking snap shots of her two beautiful children. Jodi really is a warm and caring bundle of energy that is sure to keep a smile on your face.


Is a very bubbly member who has been part of our team at Care Dental since February 2016. Jayde has a very calm and caring personality which allows her to tend to the needs of all our patients. Jayde is very family and friend orientated and loves being outdoors. Jayde completed her certificate III in Early Childhood in 2014, and is currently studying to complete her certificate III in Dental Assisting. Jayde will always strive to ensure every patient is a little less afraid of coming to the Dentists.


Joined our bubbly team early in June 2017, and with her very friendly and polite personality she has become a great member in our team. Emily completed her Certificate 3 in Dental Assisting in 2015 and always strives to expand her experience and knowledge to make sure all our patients enjoy their visit to the dentist.


Is our newest Dental Assistant to join our bubbly team, starting early in July 2017, with a friendly, loving nature, she is always happy to help. Yune is very family and friends orientated and loves the outdoors. She has completed a certificate III in Business and graduated from Emerald State High School in 2016. Yune seeks to expand her knowledge within the Dental industry, whilst giving the best possible care to insure that, you keep your smile on your face.