Meet Our Team


Dr Prasad Karlapur

Prasad graduated in 2002 and has practiced as a dentist ever since. He is passionate about caring for people and ensuring that he can offer up-to-date advice on achieving dental health.

That passion motivated Prasad’s post-graduate training in 2004 at Rajiv Gandhi University, Bangalore India. It was also why in 2007 He was awarded his Masters in Prosthodontics (Crown and Bridge).

In 2011, Dr Prasad successfully completed his Australian Dental Council Exams. Since then he has worked as a dentist in Australia.

With the benefit of that experience, Prasad started his own General Dentistry practice in Harrison in 2014. He now has a strong patient base in the area.

In pursuing his passion for offering the latest patient  are and advanced dentistry, Prasad regularly attends professional courses across Australia and overseas. So, he is able to provide the various treatments in all aspects of general dentistry.

Patients come to Dr. Prasad from many different cultural backgrounds, partly because he speaks multiple languages fluently and partly because each one knows he cares and values them. His friendly nature helps children to be confident and co-operative during their dental visits.


Dr.Sushma Penugonda

Dr.Sushma graduated in 2007 from prestigious Dr.MGR Medical university, India. In 2012 she obtained recognition from Australian Dental Board to practice in Australia. She is passionate about caring for people and ensuring that she can offer up-to-date advice on achieving dental health.

Dr. Sushma worked for a brief amount of time in rural Victoria and moved to Canberra in 2012 and worked in few private practices. For the last three years she has been working for Canberra health services health as Dental officer. She is currently employed by ACT health and at a public centre, she performs dental treatments under General anaesthesia in calvary hospital, treatment under happy gas (Nitrous oxide) sedation for anxious adults and children. In addition to working in the clinics, Sushma also provides services like on-call and afterhours services with The Canberra hospital to manage trauma cases.

Dr.Sushma also works at Harrison Dental care and has knowledge and experience to do the best treatment for her patients. She treats patients from multicultural backgrounds, compromised medical conditions, physical and mental disabilities.

Sushma is very passionate about learning and implementing newer advancements for the benefit of patients .