Gentle Dental staff

Dedicated to providing professional and caring service to our patients.

Dr Tania Nixon – DENTIST


Graduated from University of Western Australia in 2001 B.D.Sc

She has two beautiful boys.

Tania enjoys running and travelling overseas to attend conferences to learn the latest, state of the art dental techniques, to implement into the practice.





Dr Darren Schmidtke – DENTIST


Graduated from Melbourne University in 1988 B.D.Sc

He is married with two teenage kids.

Darren enjoys volleyball, golf, tennis, football (especially the Geelong Football Club), travel and music- he plays the euphonium in South Barwon Salvation Army Band.