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Meet the Team

The small, close-knit Blue Poppy Dental Care team has one goal in mind: to look after your individual needs. We listen to our patients and get to know them so that we can tailor our approach just for you. Additionally, we’re always challenging each other to make improvements in our patient care. Our weekly meetings discuss all the details, down to individual cases, to make sure we’re doing everything we can for you. Get to know us a little better!

Bernadatte Stevens, Owner and Practice Manager

Bernadette Stevens, Owner and Practice Manager

Bernadette Stevens – Owner and Practice Manager

Bernie has been in the dental industry for over 30 years. She’s been a dental assistant in general and specialist practices, as well as having worked in dental industry sales. She traveled throughout Canberra and the south coast for several years selling materials to dental practices before taking a break to raise her children.

Bernie then returned to sales before starting to teach the dental assistant course at the Canberra Institute of Technology. Bernie’s focus is now on managing our practice and making sure that each of our patients has a wonderful experience.

Dr Christina Lee, Dentist

Dr Christina Lee, Dentist

Dr Christina Lee – Dentist

Christina graduated from The University of Queensland with honours. She has worked in both public and private sectors in regional Queensland before making Canberra her home and joining the Blue Poppy Dental Care team.

Christina focuses on family orientated dentistry and she especially enjoys having children visit the practice. She loves cosmetic dental work to assist her patients gain a beautiful and healthy smile.

Communication skills are one of Christina’s greatest assets and she goes the extra mile to understand her patients concerns and to explain the best possible treatment options to her patients. An added bonus, Christina also speaks fluent Korean for any of our clients that this may assist.

Christina has a happy nature and goes out of her way to make you welcome and comfortable in the surgery.

Outside of dentistry, Christina has just welcomed a new baby boy to her family who is keeping her very busy in her free time.

Tamara, Dental Assistant

Tamara, Dental Assistant

Tamara – Dental Assistant

Tamara may be a familiar face to many as she has lived in the Tuggeranong Valley all her life.

Before starting a family Tamara had been a Dental Assistant for a few years. While raising her children she worked part time in the family business and now that the children have grown up she has decided to return to the profession she had previously loved.

Upon returning to the dental industry Tamara completed her Certificate III in Dental Assisting in 2015 and joined the blue poppy dental team soon after.

Tamara genuinely cares about our patients and has a great balance of friendliness and professionalism that helps to put our patients at ease when they enter the surgery.

Blue Poppy Dental Care | (02) 6293 1356