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Business Hours:

Mon – Fri: 9.00AM – 6.00PM;
Sat : 9.00AM – 1.00PM Sun : Closed

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Location:

129B, 1 Clare Burton Crescent Franklin, ACT, 2913

Dr. Alex Warnakula

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Dr. Alex Warnakula
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Dr. Alex Warnakula

Dr. Alex Warnakula

Principal Dentist (BDS, FRACDS)

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129B, 1 Clare Burton Crescent Franklin, ACT, 2913

Profile

Dr. Alex Warnakula’s journey from Sri Lanka to Australia, as well as holding various roles in dentistry, is central to his professional narrative. After obtaining a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the esteemed University of Peradeniya in Sri Lanka, he pursued further opportunities abroad. His relocation to Australia in 2006 followed the successful completion of the overseas Dentist (ADC) exam, leading to registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a General Dentist.

His career trajectory has been diverse and impactful. Initially, they served in prominent healthcare institutions such as North Coast Area Health Services and Hunter New England Area Health Services in New South Wales. In 2008, they embarked on a fulfilling journey with the Australian Defence Force as a dentist in Canberra. Stationed at Russell and Duntroon Dental clinics in the Australian Capital Territory, he has consistently provided exemplary dental care to service members.

In addition to their military service, Dr Warnakula has lent his expertise to civilian dental practices, including Evatt Dental Care and Kippax Dental Care in the ACT. His commitment to professional advancement is demonstrated by his completion of the RACDS secondary examinations in general dentistry, specializing in Restorative Dentistry and Periodontology. This accomplishment culminated in his admission as a fellow into the esteemed Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in 2015.

Dr Warnakula’s professional interests vary in range, with a focus on Oral Surgery, Dental Implantology, and the dental aspects of sleep medicine and appliances. He actively engages in continuous learning and skill enhancement through membership in esteemed organizations such as the Australian Dental Association, Australian Practitioner Regulatory Body, and Dental Council NSW. His involvement in local study groups, including the Woden Dental Study Group and Belconnen Dental Study Group, further demonstrates his dedication to staying updated on industry developments.

Beyond their professional endeavours, Dr Warnakula spends time hiking, playing the guitar, and following AFL and state-of-origin Rugby.

Presently, Dr. Warnakula adeptly manages two significant roles in his professional life. As the Principal Dentist at Franklin Dental Care, he harnesses his extensive experience and expertise to provide top-notch patient care. His part-time contribution to the Australian Defence Force is a testament to his unwavering dedication, inspiring others with his commitment to both his profession and his nation.

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