Caring for you and your family’s smile for over 40 years

Our trusted team at Bay Family Dental have kept Glenelg smiling for over 40 years (formally as Nile Street Dental). We maintain your oral health with our high-quality services, including preventative, restorative, cosmetic, orthodontic and children's dentistry.

Our comprehensive dental care and tailored treatment plans ensure that you achieve your best smile. Our passionate and experienced team provides positive dental experiences with every visit to our comfortable and relaxing dental practice.

We strongly believe that affordable dental care should be accessible to all families. We accept all health funds and provide interest-free payment options with SmileRight and Denticare. To book an appointment, contact us on (08) 8295 1288 or online here.

Dr. Michael Turner

Dr. Michael Turner has over 16 years of experience providing dental care to patients in Adelaide and regional South Australia. He graduated from the University of Adelaide in 2004 and spent his first couple of years working in Glenelg before moving to Mount Gambier and the Barossa Valley.
After nine years, Dr. Michael decided to move his young family back to Adelaide to be closer to extended family and bought Bay Family Dental in 2017 (formally known as Nile Street Dental Care).

Dr. Michael is passionate about helping you have a healthy mouth and getting the smile you have always wanted. He has an interest in all areas of general dentistry, including cosmetic, crown, bridge, and implant dentistry. He is dedicated to continuous learning and has undertaken further study in orthodontics focusing on clear aligner treatments to help his patients to get the smile they have always wanted.

Outside of work, Michael loves spending time with his wife and three young children, going to the beach, AFL, and cricket. To book an appointment with Dr. Michael, give us a call on (08) 8295 1288 or visit here.

Dr Cheryl Looi

Cheryl graduated from Griffith University in Queensland with a Bachelor of Oral Health in Dental Science and a Master of Dentistry. She moved to Adelaide and joined Bay Family Dental in 2021. Cheryl performs all aspects of general dentistry with a passion for preventative dentistry and education, as she believes these are foundations for good oral health.

Cheryl is committed to providing gentle, patient-centred care. She endeavours to always create a comfortable and welcoming environment with her friendly nature. Cheryl takes time to listen and understand your concerns and ensures every patient feels safe and guided throughout, leaving with a positive experience.

Dedicated to delivering quality treatment, Cheryl continues to expand her knowledge and enhance her clinical skills with regular professional development courses.

Outside of dentistry, Cheryl enjoys hiking with her partner and dog, Benji, exploring the food scene, travelling, and spending weekends with family when she can.


19 Nile Street, Glenelg SA 5045

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday - Sunday
  • 9am - 5pm
  • 9am - 7pm
  • 9am - 5pm
  • Closed