Dr Vas Kalyvas and his team are committed to providing high quality dental care, utilising the most advanced equipment, material and techniques available.

Bay Dental has invested in your future with the latest chair side technology. CEREC allows for single visit dentistry on restorative and implant supported dentistry.


At Bay Dental, we are known for our quality and friendly service.

We aim to provide a healthy, welcoming & comfortable experience. Dr Vas Kalyvas and his team are trained to deliver the finest service in a happy and comfortable environment.



Oral Hygiene


Poor oral hygiene can lead to a variety of dental and medical problems including gingivitis (gum disease), periodontitis and more severe oral or dental infections. That's why it's important to maintain oral hygiene and undergo a dental assessment every six months to help minimise your risk. Here at Bay Dental, we have a dedicated Hygienist who works in conjunction with our Dentists to  assist you in all your oral health needs.

Dental Crowns and Bridgework


Advanced dental crown and bridgework can restore and enhance both the appearance of your smile as well and chewing function for our patients.

Emergency Dentistry


When a sudden toothache or traumatic event occurs, you need experienced help with your dental emergency in the Nelson Bay area. And since emergencies can happen any time, you need help from someone who can get you an appointment as fast as possible. Appointment times are set aside each day for emergency patients.

Root Canals


Root canal therapy doesn't need to be a painful process. At Bay Dental we use advanced modern rotary instruments to ensure the procedure is as fast and comfortable for our patients whilst maintaining high quality care. 

Gum Treatment


When you make an appointment to see one of our Dentists or Hygienists, they will make a thorough assessment of your gum health. A treatment plan will/may be formulated for your specific situation and treatment will commence once all of the information has been explained to you.

Cosmetic Dentistry


At Bay Dental we use the latest technologies in Cosmetic Dentistry to give you the smile makeover you deserve. Treatment plans can touch on all facets of cosmetic dentistry including; Crowns, Bridges, dental veneers,  All-On-Four treatment, white fillings and dental implants. Our dentists have changed the lives of hundreds of locals in the Nelson Bay area.



Dentures are made to replace missing teeth. They are made to try to mimic your natural smile as best as possible. At Bay Dental we provide a wide range of prosthetic options.

Children's Dentistry


Your child’s first appointment to the dentist is the most important. They are never too young to visit and because we understand this, we endeavor to make you child’s appointment a pleasurable experience for both the child and the parent. We believe that early intervention and good oral hygiene instruction are the cornerstone to lifelong oral health.

Teeth Whitening


Do you want brighter, lighter and more attractive looking teeth? Bay Dental is proud to offer a full range of teeth whitening services, from the comfort and ease of our take-home kits, to the ultra-fast results of our laser and dynamic whitening systems.

Mouth Guards


A custom fit mouthguard is a worthwhile, small investment to ensure to best protection for you or your children’s teeth to prevent injury and lasting problems. Contact Bay Dental so our friendly staff can fit one for you.



Bay Dental offers CEREC, the world’s leading most advanced system for chair side, single visit restorative dentistry. CEREC is a sophisticated CAD/CAM system for the production of all-ceramic inlays, onlays, partial crowns, veneers and crowns for anterior and posterior teeth. 

Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.  


At Bay Dental, you will notice the difference in our team. We’re a happy and committed group of people who genuinely enjoy working together to achieve what’s most important to us- creating great smiles and dental experiences for you. We will strive to understand your needs and exceed your expectations.

Our Dentists all hold qualifications in their fields and are are truly passionate about making you feel relaxed and at ease. Their high level of expertise and experience in the industry means that you will be cared for in the best way possible


Dr. Vas Kalyvas

Principal Dentist

Born and bred in Sydney, Australia. Vas graduated from University of Sydney in 2004 and has been practising dentistry ever since.

Dr. Steve Bartley


Dr Steven Bartley holds a degree in Biomedical Science and an Honours degree in Dentistry. He comes to Bay Dental after over a decade of practising dentistry in Newcastle


Our Address

1/3 Town Centre Circuit

Salamander Bay, NSW


(02) 4984 6733

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday  8.00am - 5.30pm

Saturday - 8.30am - 12.00pm


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