About Us

Dr Darren Manoharan (Principal dentist) 


KYHT0320.JPGOriginally from Brisbane, Queensland Dr Darren Manoharan has been practicing since 2009. He has immense experience in both public and private, rural and city dentistry. Darren provides a vast range of dental services but specialises in knowledge of cosmetic and orthodontic dentistry. A patient and trustworthy dentist, Darren will take the time to determine what treatment is best for his patients and their given circumstances.


A local resident of Truganina Dr Manoharan has a strong community focus for his practice and aims to build long lasting relationships with his patients at his dental clinic.


Besides Dentistry Darren has a strong interest in basketball in which he has competed at the state men’s level through Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria.


Book an appointment today at our dental clinic to find out how Dr Manoharan can work with you to achieve your needs.


Dr Aaron Manoharan (Dentist)


adrian_balendraDr Aaron Manoharan recently joined the Progressive Era Dental family in early 2022. Born and raised in Queensland, Dr Aaron completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree in 2015. Over the years, he has treated a wide range of patients in both rural and metropolitan settings. Aaron provides a high quality personalised dental service. With a clear focus on helping people maintain optimum comfort and keeping their teeth as long as possible. He is continually furthering his knowledge through continuing education and clinical training.

Outside of dentistry, Aaron researches and invests in the share market. He enjoys being outdoors and spending time with family and friends and loves his sports especially cricket.

Book an appointment today at our dental clinic.


Very clean and welcoming environment. Dentist and assistant were very professional and I felt very comfortable during my treatment. Dentist explained everything I needed to know thoroughly. Very happy customer. Will definitely be returning in future, and definitely would recommend them to others!

Sarah Wilson

Dr Darren Manoharan an all staff are absolutely amazing. The young lady at reception is also very polite. Dr Darren explains everything clearly, very professional and is understanding of everyone’s circumstances and gives you all the options available for which suits you. Thanks so much for looking me and my family.

Mele Singh

I would like to thank the dentist for a pain free and enjoyable experience during my treatment today. The assistant was lovely too. Looking forward to my next appointment!

Nicole Pierce

Why Choose Us?

Friendly Team

Individually tailored dental solutions. We listen to our patients and explain all available options.

State of the art Clinic

Latest equipment and world class procedures.

Dental Experts

We specialize in cosmetic and orthodontic dentistry

Local Knowledge

Local Truganina knowledge and a strong community focus