Dr. Yasmin Akrum

Yasmin has been a practicing dentist for more than 25 years. She graduated in 1993 from National University of Singapore and pursued her Masters in Periodontology at The Eastman Dental Institute (University of London) two years after. Yasmin practised as a Periodontist for 8 years at the Singa...

Karen McCombe

Karen started her career in dentistry in 1986 as a dental assistant in Christchurch. After which, she joined the New Zealand Army Dental Corp (NZADC) in 1990. In 1991, she embarked on a 3-year programme by the NZADC to become a dental hygienist. Upon completion in 1994, Karen continued working in...

Maree McElrea

Maree started her career in dentistry in 1989 as a Dental Assistant in Invercargill. After spending a few years living and traveling overseas, she returned to New Zealand to complete a Diploma in Dental Hygiene; graduating in 2001 from the University of Otago.  She then moved to Wanaka and start...

Christiane Lutter

Christiane completed her Dental Assistance Qualification in her home country, Germany, in 1989 and worked for a specialist practice in Oral Surgery and Prosthodontics as a dental assistant as well as a receptionist. She emigrated to New Zealand with a young family in 2005 for the first time and...

Gill Baxter

Gill has been working in the dental industry for over 10 years. Originally qualifying as a registered Dental Nurse in the UK, she has worked her way up to Practice Manager.  Gill has a strong passion in Oral Surgery, Periodontics and Implants. She has enjoyed her time working in an Emergency ...