Periodontics now at nib Dental Care Chatswood and Sydney CBD


Meet Dr. Akila S Vithanage, nib Dental Care’s newest Periodontist.


Dr. Akila S Vithanage is an experienced Periodontist practicing in both Sydney and Brisbane. His mission is to uphold the highest standards of care in the treatment of periodontal disease and dental implants.

Currently, Dr. Akila is a panel member appointed by the Minister of Health for the Queensland Health Ombudsman. He also collaborates with AHPRA, where his expertise as a specialist Periodontist aids in cases involving dental negligence. Alongside these roles, he manages a private practice in Brisbane and serves as a Consultant Specialist at Sydney’s St. Vincent’s Private Hospital.

Born in Windsor, NSW, Dr. Akila is a local within the Sydney region. He attended Baulkham Hills High School before embarking on his journey in healthcare. He then pursued Dentistry in Queensland, where he graduated with first-class honors.

Following this, Dr. Akila returned to New South Wales to specialise in Periodontology, concurrently studying at the University of Sydney and the University of Queensland.

Periodontics, a specialised branch of dentistry, focuses on the health of the gums, bones, and tissues that provide essential support to our teeth. Dr. Akila finds satisfaction in assisting patients in achieving and maintaining optimal oral health, comfort, and functionality.

Contact nib Dental Care Chatswood or Sydney CBD to book an appointment today.