BDSc (Hons), FRACDS, DClinDent, MRACDS (Endo)
Registered Specialist Endodontist
Dr Hitesh Navani graduated with a BDS (Hons) in 2007 from Melbourne University. After excelling in the Primary examinations with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS) in 2012, he gained his Fellowship with the RACDS in 2014. Hitesh graduated with a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (DCD) in the discipline of Endodontics in 2017, from the University of Otago, New Zealand and was awarded a University of Otago postgraduate scholarship for academic proficiency at a Doctoral level. In that year, he also became a Member of the RACDS in the discipline of Endodontics.
Hitesh’s primary research interest lies in the area of regenerative endodontics, and he has presented the findings of his doctoral research both locally and internationally. He is a current member of the Australian Society of Endodontology and the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Endodontists.
Hitesh has been extensively involved in teaching both undergraduate and postgraduate dental students since 2013, both in Australia and in New Zealand. He also served as an examiner to overseas-trained dentists (New Zealand Dentist Registration Examination) in 2016.
When Hitesh is not treating patients, he ardently follows tennis and can be caught camping outside Melbourne Park in a last-ditch attempt to secure tickets to the Rod Laver Arena! Additionally, he enjoys fine dining and loves to travel.