Dr AK 


Dr.Anand Krishnan (A.K) studied at Scotch College in Perth and was admitted to the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Western Australia. During his studies AK won a scholarship offered by the WA Government and the Royal Australia Airforce .

Dr. AK graduated in 1980 to serve the Health Department of WA. AKs first posting was in the Pilbara servicing Goldworthy,  Shay Gap,Telfer, Nullagine,Jigalong, Yandi Yarra and Strelley.

He was then posted to Kunnunarra and promoted to Regional Dental Officer for the Kimberleys.

After 6 years AK left Government service to commence his Private Practice in Perth - "AK Medical and Dental Centre " which he ran for 21 years .

In 2008 AK was approached by his patient Dr . Sheryl Thrussel the then GP for Tom Price who recommended AK to Rio Tinto to be the Dentist for Tom Price. AK accepted the offer and commenced practice in Tom Price in 2008.

Today AK has treated most of the people of Tom Price and Paraburdoo and many have driven in from Karratha, Newman and Onslow as well. As of 2018 Dr.A.K will be extending his services to the Newman Community .

AKs Forte is Cosmetic Dentistry and Dental Trauma Emergencies which is why he is happy to receive calls 24/7 to assist patients in trouble.

AK is accredited with a certificate in advanced surgical procedures in Dental Implants from the Straumann Institute University of Berne Switzerlandand to date has placed more then 3000 dental implants. He is also an outstanding accredited Invisalign practitioner correcting orthodontic problems for both adults and teenagers. 
And of course as is the case with all experienced Dental Surgeons AK carries out most Endodontic,  Prosthodontic, Restorative procedures in a seasoned and relaxed style befitting of the Pilbara.