Orthodontic treatment

Vivaldi Smile Artisans

The Vivaldi doctors started their dental journey together in 2001 and for the next 2 decades continued to gather knowledge and build their professional expertise, culminating with the creation of the state of the art dental practice Vivaldi Smile Artisans, located in the heart of Sydney CBD. 

Their vision was to create a vibrant and welcoming space, where with the support of a caring team and the latest technologies, they could provide outstanding Dental and Orthodontic care.

At Vivaldi Smile Artisans, Dr Patricia and Dr Gustavo are able to combine their unique expertise and skills to provide exceptional services and world-class experiences for patients of all ages. 

Vivaldi Smile Artisans

The Vivaldi doctors started their dental journey together in 2001 and for the next 2 decades continued to gather knowledge and build their professional expertise, culminating with the creation of the state of the art dental practice Vivaldi Smile Artisans, located in the heart of Sydney CBD. 

Their vision was to create a vibrant and welcoming space, where with the support of a caring team and the latest technologies, they could provide outstanding Dental and Orthodontic care.

At Vivaldi Smile Artisans, Dr Patricia and Dr Gustavo are able to combine their unique expertise and skills to provide exceptional services and world-class experiences for patients of all ages. 

About Dr Gustavo Vivaldi

“I love orthodontics and I can’t imagine doing anything other than teaching and designing new beautiful smiles.”

Dr Vivaldi has 20 years of orthodontic experience treating adults, teens and children. He completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2001 and his Masters in Orthodontics in 2004, both in renowned institutions in Brazil. He loves to learn and during his time in practice, he has undertaken further Post-Graduate studies, including a Mini-Residency in Orthodontics at the University of Michigan.

He opened his private practice in 2001, which he operated successfully until 2013 when he moved to Australia with his family. Dr Vivaldi was delighted to be granted his general dental registration in Australia.

In addition to having many years of experience using traditional fixed braces, he has spent the last 15 years studying and developing his knowledge and skills in treating all types of orthodontic problems including complex cases with Invisalign® clear aligners.

With a passion to learn and teach, Dr Vivaldi founded “The Ortho Partners” in 2018 to teach and mentor other practitioners on how to improve and develop their skills treating cases with clear aligners (Invisalign®). Dr Vivaldi also loves to share his knowledge speaking at conferences and dental meetings.

About Dr Gustavo Vivaldi

“I love orthodontics and I can’t imagine doing anything other than teaching and designing new beautiful smiles.”

Dr Vivaldi has 20 years of orthodontic experience treating adults, teens and children. He completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2001 and his Masters in Orthodontics in 2004, both in renowned institutions in Brazil. He loves to learn and during his time in practice, he has undertaken further Post-Graduate studies, including a Mini-Residency in Orthodontics at the University of Michigan.

He opened his private practice in 2001, which he operated successfully until 2013 when he moved to Australia with his family. Dr Vivaldi was delighted to be granted his general dental registration in Australia.

In addition to having many years of experience using traditional fixed braces, he has spent the last 15 years studying and developing his knowledge and skills in treating all types of orthodontic problems including complex cases with Invisalign® clear aligners.

With a passion to learn and teach, Dr Vivaldi founded “The Ortho Partners” in 2018 to teach and mentor other practitioners on how to improve and develop their skills treating cases with clear aligners (Invisalign®). Dr Vivaldi also loves to share his knowledge speaking at conferences and dental meetings.

Dr Vivaldi is passionate about technology, physics and the science behind tooth movement. He is always thinking of ways to push the boundaries to deliver better, faster and more comfortable treatments for his patients.

Care for his patients in paramount to Dr Vivaldi, and he enjoys treating patients of all ages. As a father of two (Marina and Enrico), he understands the needs of patients in different stages of development.

When not working, Dr Gustavo loves to spend time with his children and his wife, Patricia. He also loves to cook and is known for his amazing pizza skills.

Dr Vivaldi is passionate about technology, physics and the science behind tooth movement. He is always thinking of ways to push the boundaries to deliver better, faster and more comfortable treatments for his patients.

Care for his patients in paramount to Dr Vivaldi, and he enjoys treating patients of all ages. As a father of two (Marina and Enrico), he understands the needs of patients in different stages of development.

When not working, Dr Gustavo loves to spend time with his children and his wife, Patricia. He also loves to cook and is known for his amazing pizza skills.

About Dr Patricia Vivaldi

Dr Patricia has been actuating as a General and Cosmetic dentist since 2001. She’s recognised by her caring nature and attention to detail.

In her home country Brazil, she ran a high-end dental practice for 12 years alongside her husband Gustavo Vivaldi.

Since moving to Australia with their family, and obtaining her qualification in 2014, Patricia has worked as an associate dentist at prestigious private practices both in Sydney and Adelaide, until starting their new joint venture project – Vivaldi Smile Artisans.

Dr Patricia has undertaken post-graduation training in Australia and around the world in several areas such as Endodontics , Prosthodontics and anti-wrinkle injectables. She has gone through extensive training in composite bonding and has become a reference for this type of cosmetic treatment.

Patricia combines her advanced skills and the most up-to-date technology for diagnostics, treatment planning and execution of all types of restorative work, including  porcelain veneers and and single-visit crowns.

Her calm, gentle and caring manner has made her popular amongst entire families. She is known for her management and assistance of anxious patients.

About Dr Patricia Vivaldi

Dr Patricia has been actuating as a General and Cosmetic dentist since 2001. She’s recognised by her caring nature and attention to detail.

In her home country Brazil, she ran a high-end dental practice for 12 years alongside her husband Gustavo Vivaldi.

Since moving to Australia with their family, and obtaining her qualification in 2014, Patricia has worked as an associate dentist at prestigious private practices both in Sydney and Adelaide, until starting their new joint venture project – Vivaldi Smile Artisans.

Dr Patricia has undertaken post-graduation training in Australia and around the world in several areas such as Endodontics , Prosthodontics and anti-wrinkle injectables. She has gone through extensive training in composite bonding and has become a reference for this type of cosmetic treatment.

Patricia combines her advanced skills and the most up-to-date technology for diagnostics, treatment planning and execution of all types of restorative work, including  porcelain veneers and and single-visit crowns.

Her calm, gentle and caring manner has made her popular amongst entire families. She is known for her management and assistance of anxious patients.

Patricia’s greatest passion is Cosmetic Dentistry, and she is particularly recognised for her knowledge and artistic skills in improving smiles in a natural and conservative way. She attended a mini-residency course at the world-renowned Fahl Institute, where she acquired unique cosmetic dentistry skills that allow her to reproduce the intricate characteristics of natural teeth, utilising composite resin and porcelain veneers.

Dr Patricia Vivaldi’s main goal is to see patients smiling confidently and to make their dental experiences as pleasant and comfortable as possible. She is a strong advocate for education and the preservation of oral health through prevention, and strives to guide her patients into achieving a beautiful and healthy smile for life.

Patricia’s greatest passion is Cosmetic Dentistry, and she is particularly recognised for her knowledge and artistic skills in improving smiles in a natural and conservative way. She attended a mini-residency course at the world-renowned Fahl Institute, where she acquired unique cosmetic dentistry skills that allow her to reproduce the intricate characteristics of natural teeth, utilising composite resin and porcelain veneers.

Dr Patricia Vivaldi’s main goal is to see patients smiling confidently and to make their dental experiences as pleasant and comfortable as possible. She is a strong advocate for education and the preservation of oral health through prevention, and strives to guide her patients into achieving a beautiful and healthy smile for life.

About Dr Eduardo Valdez

Dr Eduardo is a friendly and dedicated dentist with almost 20 years of experience, actuating as a general dentist.

He is particularly recognised by his friendly and calm manners, keeping patients at ease during treatments. He loves to help patients overcome their fear of dentistry and achieve a healthy smile.
 
Dr Ed graduated in 2004 and obtained a Master degree in Biomedical Gerontology in 2015 from the PUCRS in Brazil. He also has a postgraduate certificate in Implant Dentistry from PUCRS, Brazil.
 
Upon moving to Australia, Dr Eduardo finished a second Masters degree in Philosophy in Geriatric Dentistry, from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney.
 
He enjoys all aspects of Dentistry and is particularly passionate about surgical procedures, such as wisdom teeth extractions and implants placement.
 
Dr Eduardo is available on Wednesdays

About Dr Barbara Pinheiro

Dr Barbara’s passion for Dentistry started early, growing up with both her parents being dentists, in her home country Brazil. 

She obtained her Bachelor of Dentistry degree from the prestigious USP (University of Sao Paulo), which is consistently ranked one of the best Dentistry courses in the world.

She strives to provide dental treatments in a gentle and friendly manner, with a holistic approach. Dr Barbara enjoys treating anxious patients and helping them overcome their fears and restore their confidence and trust.

Over the years Dr Barbara has taken advanced training in different areas of dentistry and she’s particularly recognised by her skills in Endodontics (root canal treatments). She performs all aspects of General Dentistry with strong emphasis on prevention.

Dr Barbara is available on Tuesdays.

About Dr Barbara Pinheiro

Dr Barbara’s passion for Dentistry started early, growing up with both her parents being dentists, in her home country Brazil. 

She obtained her Bachelor of Dentistry degree from the prestigious USP (University of Sao Paulo), which is consistently ranked one of the best Dentistry courses in the world.

She strives to provide dental treatments in a gentle and friendly manner, with a holistic approach. Dr Barbara enjoys treating anxious patients and helping them overcome their fears and restore their confidence and trust.

Over the years Dr Barbara has taken advanced training in different areas of dentistry and she’s particularly recognised by her skills in Endodontics (root canal treatments). She performs all aspects of General Dentistry with strong emphasis on prevention.

Dr Barbara is available on Tuesdays.

 

About Elle Howell (Hygienist)

 

Elle graduated in 2016 from the Advanced Diploma of Oral Health in Adelaide, South Australia, and has worked in the dental industry for over ten years.

Elle is a committed dental hygienist, who is passionate about addressing her patient’s individual needs through personalised dental health education, oral hygiene instruction and management of oral health and disease. 

Her caring and gentle manner allows patients to feel at ease while undertaking treatment. Elle is excited to work with you and your family to obtain healthy, aesthetic and happy smiles.

About the Vivaldi Smile Artisans Team

The Vivaldi Smile Artisans team is passionate about Dentistry and helping patients. 
They will always welcome you with a smile on their faces, and be there to help with all your dental needs.

Louise Davis
Concierge | Practice Manager

Lina Gomez
Concierge | Orthodontic Coordinator

Donna Burnell
Dental Assistant

Taliese Howard
Dental Assistant | Treatment Coordinator

Carina Ferreira
Dental Assistant / Treatment Coordinator

Taliese Howard
Dental Assistant | Treatment Coordinator