MEET OUR TEAM

Dr. Herman Jay

DENTIST

Dr. Herman Jay graduated BCHD Dentistry South Africa  2001 from the University of Pretoria. He has practiced overseas, having traveled to Europe and the Netherlands, learning the most modern science and latest technologies. He has moved to NZ with his wife Tonetha and two kids. He loves  NZ for the active and outdoor lifestyle.

Dr. Joy Tu

DENTIST

Dr. Joy Tu moved to New Zealand with her family  from Taiwan when she was 11 years old and went to school in Auckland.

She  graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Otago


Her primary interests within the field of dentistry lies in aesthetic dentistry because she likes to see her patients happy and she believes that everyone deserves a healthy smile. She is committed to developing a lasting relationship with her patients as she strives to always give the best treatment possible.


Outside of work, Joy likes to sew, over the years she has crafted a collection of bags, pencil cases and soft toys.

 

She also especially loves baking particularly because it brings her great happiness seeing her friends and family smile over delicious dessert. Of course, she doesn’t forget to tell them to brush their teeth afterwards!

​She is fluent in both English and Mandarin.

Dr. Kav Naidoo

DENTIST

Kavendra (known commonly as 'Kav') graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and later went on to complete his Bachelor Of Medicine and Batchelor of Surgery at Auckland University. He is an enthusiastic dentist who is capable in all aspects of dentistry . He has a focus on oral surgery and dental implants. He provides IV sedation as well.  His manner with patients is very courteous, friendly and he prides himself on excellent post visit and after hours dental care. Kav is widely travelled and is able to relate to people from many walks of life. He is married and has a particular sporting interest in cricket. In his spare time Kav enjoys keeping fit He is very much a family guy.

Dr. Susan Bell

DENTIST

Sue graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 1982. She and her husband Doug established Drury Dental in 1993. Sue enjoys all aspects of general dentistry. Sue has lived in Drury for twenty years, is a mother of four, a keen gardener and enjoys hiking around New Zealand and sailing.

Dr. Sara Wang

DENTIST

Sara grew up in Auckland then moved to Dunedin to study
Bachelor of Dental Surgery. 
Moving back to Auckland was a natural move for her. 

She is compassionate and believes that everyone deserves to have a mouth that is healthy, pain-free and radiates confidence.

Outside of dentistry, She enjoys tramping and keeps fit through
regular gym and basketball sessions.

Dr. Ken Lin

DENTIST

Ken graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery. He grew up in Auckland but has spent the last few years working in Palmerston North Hospital. He is a passionate dentist and prides himself in making patients feel at ease and comfortable while in the dental chair. Ken enjoys all aspects of dentistry but has a special passion for oral surgery especially wisdom teeth extractions. Outside of work, Ken enjoys playing basketball and fishing in his spare time. 

Cleo Kwon

HYGIENIST

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Dr. Erl Sutcliffe

DENTIST

Erl graduated from the University of Otago in 1981. He is a caring and friendly dentist who is capable in all aspects of dentistry. He has a wealth of experience and has practiced all over Auckland. In the last 20 years he moved with his family to the North Shore. He has been working at Milford Dental Centre for many years and a familar face in the community.

Dr. Kelly Jung

DENTIST

Dr Kelly Jung has been a long standing associate of Robyn Cameron and has been with our practice for over 5 years now. She graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery more than 10 years ago. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry, and is dedicated to providing a high quality service and excellent aesthetic solutions for her patients. Kelly is a member of the New Zealand Dental Association, as well as New Zealand Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Association.

Dr. John Wright

DENTIST

John studied at the University of Otago University. He holds a Fellowship in Restorative Dentistry with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. He is a sustained member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) and a member of the President’s Honour Roll with the AACD and has received  Outstanding Service to Cosmetic Dentistry. Other accolades include being a founding member of the New Zealand Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and a past president of the Academy. John has also lectured at the Auckland Dental Associated, Canterbury Dental Association, NZACD’s Six of the Best, NZACD Biennial Symposiums and many study clubs He been involved in training the final year Dental Therapy Students at Auckland University of Technology. John is an Invisalign provider and also provides Dermal Fillers and Botox injections. He brings over 20 years experience to our North Shore clinic. He enjoys practicing all forms of dentistry with a particular passion for cosmetic and rehabilitation cases. Outside dentistry his time is taken up with Family. He has three children Alex, Oliver and Charlotte and is a busy dad seeing to their various activities.

Dr. Marwan Wadea

DENTIST

Marwan is a highly skilled cosmetic dentist. He has endeavoured a career to change and improve smiles from time he registered in 2012 as a general dentist . He pursued his passion in restorative dentistry and further studied a Masters Degree in Aesthetic Dentistry at the University of Otago..

He maintains high standards and expectations not only in his work but personally unto himself. He has many followers and believes his work should speak for itself. 

Dr. Kav Naidoo

DENTIST

Kavendra (known commonly as 'Kav') graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and later went on to complete his Bachelor Of Medicine and Batchelor of Surgery at Auckland University. He is an enthusiastic dentist who is capable in all aspects of dentistry . He has a focus on oral surgery and dental implants. He provides IV sedation as well.  His manner with patients is very courteous, friendly and he prides himself on excellent post visit and after hours dental care. Kav is widely travelled and is able to relate to people from many walks of life. He is married and has a particular sporting interest in cricket. In his spare time Kav enjoys keeping fit through regular gym routines and is very much a family guy.

Kendra Andrews

HYGIENIST

Originating from Canada, Kendra has been our full time Dental Hygienist for the past 5 years. She completed a 4 year degree in Dental Hygiene Specialization in Canada in 2006 and has over 10 years experience. She is experienced in treating all forms of Periodontal disease and with her caring, gentle touch she helps puts patients at ease. In her spare time she enjoys doing Yoga and going to the gym, catching up with friends and family and is also well travelled. 

Stacey Cronin

HYGIENIST

Stacey graduated from AUT with a Bachelor of Health science, majoring in Oral Health. Originally from Wanganui, Stacey moved to Auckland to complete her Degree. Stacey is passionate about oral health having worked in the industry for a number of years as a Dental Assistant. Her friendly, caring, and gentle approach helps make patients feel comfortable during their dental visits. In her spare time she enjoys reading, running, and spending time with friends and family. Stacey offers late night and weekend appointments.

Dr. Geon Bang

DENTIST

Geon graduated the University of Queensland with Bachelor of Dental Science with Honours. During his study, he participated in volunteer works at Mater Hospital and Tzu Chi Dental fairs. Before he moved to Auckland, he worked in Wellington, treating all age groups.

 

Geon was born in South Korea. His family moved to Brisbane when he was younger.

Geon enjoys all aspects of dentistry, with special interests in preventive and conservative dentistry. Through continuing education courses, he stays up-to-date with his working knowledge. Outside of dentistry, he enjoys travelling around and trying new places to eat out.

Dr. Grace Geoghegan

DENTIST

Grace is originally from Wellington, but studied dentistry at University of Otago, before moving up to Auckland to work at Auckland, Green lane and Middlemore hospitals. 

 

Grace has special interests in cosmetic dentistry, wisdom teeth surgery, extractions, IV sedation (sleep dentistry) and minimally invasive dentistry. Grace will always take special care with all her patients to explain everything, make sure they are comfortable and ease any anxiety.

 

In her spare time she practices Brazilian jujitsu, yoga and Pilates and loves baking and cooking.

Dr. Jeffery Lowe

DENTIST

Dr Lowe has a vast amount of experience as a dentist working originally in  Wellington Hospital. He has also worked abroad in Hong Kong. For many years he has been based in  West Auckland. He has contributed immensely to the community and to the profession. He has also served  as the President of the Auckland Branch of the New Zealand Dental Association. 

Dr Andrea Copplestone BDS

DENTIST

I graduated from Otago University, Dunedin in 1992 and bought into Parnell Dentistry in 1998. I love the nature of general practice in which we get to see the parents and then their children too! It is an exciting profession to be a part of as it is continuously evolving from a clinical and scientific point of view. I have a keen interest in keeping up with the latest research and innovations. I also get a lot of enjoyment from seeing the positive impact of the work we do at Parnell Dentistry on people’s lives.

When I am not at work I enjoy time with my young family and some relaxation time reading a book, doing yoga, pilates, or camping.

Dr Herman Jay  BDS

DENTIST

Dr. Herman Jay graduated BCHD Dentistry South Africa  2001 from the University of Pretoria. He has practiced overseas, having traveled to Europe and the Netherlands, learning the most modern science and latest technologies. He has moved to NZ with his wife Tonetha and two kids. He loves  NZ for the active and outdoor lifestyle.

Stacey Cronin

HYGIENIST

Stacey graduated from AUT with a Bachelor of Health science, majoring in Oral Health. Originally from Wanganui, Stacey moved to Auckland to complete her Degree. Stacey is passionate about oral health having worked in the industry for a number of years as a Dental Assistant. Her friendly, caring, and gentle approach helps make patients feel comfortable during their dental visits. In her spare time she enjoys reading, running, and spending time with friends and family. Stacey offers late night and weekend appointments.

Jane Choi

HYGIENIST

Jane graduated from Otago University with Bachelor of Oral Health, qualifying her as Oral health Therapist and Hygienist. Jane provides gentle and thorough hygiene treatment but also dental treatment for high school children. Jane has a zest for life and is shows a great passion for preventative dentistry. She loves working with all types of clients to achieve the most rewarding results. She is a highly skilled but at the same time provides comprehensive dental hygiene treatments for all cases. She excels in education to help improve dental health, knowledge and lifelong oral hygiene care. Her patients simple adore her.

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DRURY

SOUTH AUCKLAND
 

217 Great South Road
Drury, Auckland

New Zealand 2113

09 2947761


drury@aucklandfamilydental.co.nz

www.drurydental.co.nz

MILFORD
NORTH SHORE AUCKLAND

2nd Floor, 2 Dodson Ave

Milford, 0620

North Shore

09 489 8354


milford@aucklandfamilydental.co.nz


www.milfordfamilydental.co.nz

NEW LYNN
WEST AUCKLAND

 

14 Delta Avenue

New Lynn 0600

West Auckland

09 827 1664


newlynn@aucklandfamilydental.co.nz

www.newlynndental.co.nz

PARNELL
CENTRAL AUCKLAND

177 Parnell Road, Parnell, 
Auckland 1052

09 379 0709

parnell@aucklandfamilydental.co.nz

parnelldentistry.co.nz 

EAST AUCKLAND

 

HOWICK 

126 Picton Rd , Howick, Auckland 2014

09 5343214


howick@aucklandfamilydental.co.nz


https://www.aucklandfamilydental.co.nz/dentist-howick/


BOTANY


455 East Tamaki Rd
Botany, Auckland
 2013
 

09 6660018


botany@aucklandfamilydental.co.nz


www.botanydentists.co.nz

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