Our Team

Dr Stephen Chimes
(Principal Dentist)

Dr Stephen Chimes qualified in 1979 at the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa. He emigrated to Sydney in 1988, and opened a practice in the city soon after. In 1994 he opened a practice in Rose Bay, and has been practising in the same location since then.

Dr Chimes is devoted to continuing education, and consequently is able to provide a wide range of dental services. His particular interests are implant dentistry, orthodontics and CEREC cad/ cam dentistry. 

He has embraced all new modern technology, and integrated it into the practice, so that patients are able to receive high quality,  comprehensive multi-disciplinary treatment.

Dr Gary Lazer
(Associate Dentist)

Gary graduated as a dentist from University of Western Ontario, Canada in 2011. He emigrated to Australia soon after, and has been working in the city and Eastern Suburbs for 7 years.

He is a highly motivated, enthusiastic and competent dentist, with excellent communication skills. 

His particular interest is improving patients aesthetics and confidence with creating a new smile and focuses on making patients relaxed and at ease in the chair.

His other interests include swimming, surfing and music. 

Ruby Labalan 
(Dental Hygienist)

Ruby is a qualified hygienist who has been working with Dr Chimes for 11 years. She is a kind and caring practitioner who has a loyal following of patients, appreciating her gentle but thorough approach. She will ensure your periodontal needs are cared for with professional scaling,  root planning, and oral hygiene instruction.

Dental Assistants: Yrynne de Guzman, Kanako Ito, Denise Gasparini
Susan Chimes
(Practice Manager) 

Susan is the practice manager and receptionist. She is extremely friendly and approachable and will endeavour to accommodate your scheduling needs. Should you require financing for your dentistry she can be approached to facilitate this with a third party, or with a payment plan.

Susan is the wife of Dr Chimes, and together with the other staff create a friendly and “ family” environment.

Yrynne, Kanako and Denise are the dental assistants who are an essential part of the team. They are highly motivated and thorough, meticulously taking care of infection control and chairside procedures.
They are friendly and efficient and dedicated to the practice, and Sue and I really regard them as family!


Suite 4, 535 Old South Head Rd, Rose Bay, 2029 

Tel: (02) 9371 8103


Monday: 8am-5:30pm

Tuesday: 8am-5:30pm
Wednesday: 8am-5:30pm
Thursday: 8am-7pm
Friday: 8am-5:30pm
Weekends: CLOSED

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Address: Suite 4, 535 Old South Head Rd, Rose Bay, 2029