Awards and Recognition


In November 2016, North Sydney Dental Practice was recognised at the North Shore Business Awards as the 2016 Business of the Year.

Nominated by an anonymous member of the local community, our team first won in the Health Improvement Services category and then went on to win the overall Business of the Year award. North Sydney Dental Practice was selected from approximately 200 finalists in 26 different categories, and it was an absolute dream come true.

This award has put NSDP in the spotlight and has given our team the recognition they deserve for all their hard work since the formation of the practice three years ago.


We are very patient focused, provide a warm and welcoming environment, and provide high quality of clinical care for our patients. We have no idea which patient nominated us, and we also don’t know who the mystery judge that came to assess the practice was (as a part of the judgment process) but it is nice to see confirmation that we treat all our patients with award-winning consistency.

"We welcome our patients with a smile and try to treat all our patients like we would our own family," said Dr Hargreave in his award acceptance speech, and every staff member at North Sydney Dental Practice truly follows that patient centred motto.”


We would like to extend congratulations to our very own Dr Cigdem Kipel for her outstanding achievement! Dr Kipel recently travelled to Los Angeles to complete her studies in Advanced Implant Dentistry through the renowned gIDE Institute where over 150 dentists gathered from across 40 countries to graduate from the 1-year Master Clinician Program.

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Dr Kipel was one of the top 5 dentists selected to present a clinical patient case presentation to her colleagues demonstrating advanced skills in implant dentistry. Completing eight exams and two case presentations over the past year, we are proud to announce that upon graduation, Dr Kipel was awarded with TOP HONOURS in implant dentistry for winning the SECOND PLACE PRIZE amongst the entire international cohort.

A total of 7 certificates covering different aspects of dental implants were awarded to Dr Kipel including a Certificate of Completion in Advanced Implant Therapy, a certificate from Loma Linda University for the completion of The Master Clinician Program in Implant Dentistry, a gIDE Certificate in Implantology.