Our Staff

Dr Nima Kianoush
Specialist Periodontist

DDS, BDS, PhD, DClinDent (Perio), MRACDS (Perio)

Dr Nima Kianoush worked for 15 years as a dentist, before completing his Post-graduate studies in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry from the University of Sydney.

He has been involved in teaching at the University of Sydney since 2008, for postgraduate dental students. He has also been heavily involved in research and completed his PhD in Oral Life Sciences and Oral Microbiology at the Institute of Dental Research, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney.

Dr Kianoush’s research has been accepted in peer-reviewed journals for publications. He has received research grants from the Australian Dental Research Foundation (ADRF), International Scholarships, as well as grants from the Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Sydney.

Dr Kianoush has been a member of International Association for Dental Research (IADR) since 2010. He is also a member of International Team for Implantology (ITI), Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS) and Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontists (ANZAP). He is an active reviewer for a number of scientific journals in the field of oral biology and microbiology. 
 His past and current research interests have been on oral microbiology and peri-implant disease.

Due to his research and academic background, Dr Kianoush believes in scientifically supported, evidence-based approach in periodontal and implant treatment and does not consider experimental treatment as an option.

When not at clinical practice, besides enjoying family time with his wife (Dr Reihaneh Nassirian), Nima reviews scientific research literature and works on his lecture presentations.

Ms Rosalyn Kieselbach
Practice Manager

Rosalyn has over 35 years’ experience in the dental field and has spent more than 25 of those years working in the specialty of Periodontics.

Her knowledge and experience are extensive; however, she considers her most valuable asset to be in customer service. She will go above and beyond to make your experience with Shire Periodontics welcoming, friendly and compassionate. She will endeavor to make each visit for you as comfortable as possible with special focus on individual patient care. Rosalyn looks forward to greeting you at our brand-new practice in Miranda.

A sustainable and predictable treatment plan
is the only right one.

Shire Periodontics and Implant Institute:
Level 5, Kingsway Specialist Medical Centre
531 - 533 The Kingsway
Miranda NSW 2228
(02) 9526 2688

Mon to Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm