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Dr. Nupur Kataria

Lead Periodontist, Dr. Nupur Kataria

Dr Nupur Kataria is our head periodontist at Melbourne Periocare. Dr. Kataria is a dedicated member of the dental profession.

She has worked as a specialist periodontist in private practices in Melbourne and Adelaide, a senior lecturer in University of Adelaide and a clinical tutor in University of Adelaide and Melbourne.

Dr. Kataria attained a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Adelaide and is the recipient of the Dental Board of South Australia prize (in recognition of having achieved the highest standards in their annual BDS examination) and Australian Society of Periodontology prize (in recognition of having achieved highest standards in Periodontology in final annual BDS examination).  She is also a recipient of Membership to Golden Key International Honour Society in 2004, which is awarded to the top 15% of university students.

In 2005 Dr. Kataria devoted her time at the University of Adelaide as a senior lecturer and undergraduate stream coordinator for Periodontics within the Dental School. She completed a Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry (Periodontics) from the University of Adelaide in 2009 and is a Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (Periodontics).

In recognition for excellence in clinical research, Dr. Kataria was awarded the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontists (ANZAP) Medallion prize in 2009.


Dr. Kataria is accredited with, and a member of, the following organisations:

  • Australian Dental Association (ADA)
  • Australian Society of Periodontology (ASP)
  • Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontists (ANZAP)
  • International Team for Implantology (ITI)
  • Australasian Osseointegration Society (AOS)

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Background and personal approach

Dr. Kataria has a gentle and compassionate approach to her craft and is committed to providing a high level of individualised patient care. Dr. Kataria employs the most appropriate treatment modalities with state of the art facilities at all of Melbourne Periocare’s clinics.

To continue learning and to keep up with all the modern advances in the world of periodontics, Dr. Kataria regularly attends national and international dental conferences.

Dr. Kataria is a mother to two gorgeous girls and she enjoys cooking, travelling, fine arts and reading.

Dr. Nupur Kataria
BDS, DClinDent (Perio), FRACDS (Perio), Specialist Periodontist

Melbourne Location

7 Whitehorse Road, Balwyn, Melbourne Victoria 3103

Melbourne Periocare, Balwyn

7 Whitehorse Road, Balwyn,
Victoria Australia 3103