Oral + Maxillofacial Surgery, Periodontics + Dental Implants, Orthodontics
BDS, MB CHB, FDSRCPS, FRACDS (OMS)
Chris has trained and worked in New Zealand, the United Kingdom and Australia. He has dental and medical degrees from the University of Otago, a dental fellowship from Glasgow (FDSRCPS) and an Australasian Fellowship in oral and maxillofacial surgery from the Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (FRACDS OMS)...
BSc, BDS, DClinDent
Dr. James Dawson graduated with his dental degree from the University of Otago in 2009. After undertaking a position as a dental house officer in Auckland, he worked in private practice in Newcastle, Australia. He returned to New Zealand in 2014 to undertake his Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry and gain specialist registration as a Periodontist.
BDS, DClinDent, MRACDS (Perio)
Dr. Poppy Horne graduated BDS (Distinction) from the University of Otago in 2010. She then worked at Auckland District Health Board and in private practice before returning to Otago in 2016 to undertake her Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Periodontics.
Poppy has been the recipient of more than fifteen awards and scholarships in dentistry...
BDS, DClinDent(Ortho), MRACDS(Orth), MOrthRCSEd
After graduating as a dentist from the University of Otago, Hannah spent two years working as a dental house surgeon at Christchurch Hospital, before heading back to Dunedin to work as a dentist in private dental practice. She then returned to the University of Otago to complete her three-year specialist orthodontic training...
Ginny is a NZ registered orthodontic auxiliary with over 10 years’ experience in specialist orthodontic practice. Prior to this she trained and qualified as a dental nurse in private practice for five years in the UK.
She works alongside Hannah throughout our patients’ treatment and care.
She is passionate in her role and genuinely loves orthodontics and the transformation to young and old during their orthodontic treatment.
Dijana works closely alongside Hannah throughout your orthodontic treatment. She is a qualified dental assistant, and really enjoys seeing the positive outcomes that orthodontic treatment provides to our patients.
Outside of work Dijana enjoys spending time with her husband and two young children and has a keen interest in health and nutrition.
Wendy takes care of the administration side of your treatment.
She is also a qualified dental assistant and will assist Hannah chairside at times.
Outside of orthodontics, she enjoys outdoor activities, baking and spending time with her family.