Month: May 2021

INVISALIGN – Is it for me? All your questions answered.

Be clear on the facts. With more choices when it comes to teeth straightening, it’s now more important than ever to be clear on the facts – the differences in treatment options, the providers, and the products. Understand some of the potential risks when it comes to teeth straightening. All teeth straightening procedures involve risks, but you can minimize preventable […]

Dr. Nash explains about Dysport

Whether you are looking to soften forehead lines, crow’s feet or frown lines, Botox and Dysport® safely and effectively reduces wrinkles and helps prevent signs of aging. An effective treatment that reduces signs of ageing. A smile is a complete face event, that means your teeth and gums are the picture and your skin and face are the frame of […]


Prateek (TK) graduated from Auckland University in 2016 with a BHSc in Oral Health and received an academic prize of excellence.  TK’s motto is “GENTLE DENTAL” and he provides both simple and complex scaling and polishing of the teeth, as well as periodontal treatment, and teeth whitening.  TK is compassionate and understanding, always striving to make his patients feel as […]


Andy is one of the OHTs in KDS. Originally from Taiwan, he moved to NZ with his family in 1996. Andy graduated from AUT in 2014 and have worked for WDHB before joining KDS.Andy believes prevention is the key to good oral health, he likes to shares everything he knows to keep your teeth away from the drill! He is […]

Dr. Adam

I’m very grateful to be part of our happy dedicated team here at Kumeu Dental practicing modern dentistry in a stylish well-equipped surgery that also happens to be extremely close to my home here at Muriwai Beach.I enjoy doing all aspects of Dentistry, finding the beautiful transformations in people’s smiles extremely rewarding with the Cosmetic Dentistry that I do and […]

Dr. Benjamin Kofi

Dr Oteng-Boateng is a specialist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon trained in Australia and New Zealand. He holds both general and specialist registrations with the medical and dental boards of both countries. He is comprehensively trained in and practices the full scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS) Dr. Oteng-Boateng completed a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) with honors from the […]

Dr. John

John has been working alongside Paul at Kumeu Dental for over 20 years, experiencing so many changes in Kumeu, the growth of The Practice, and in Dentistry itself. John qualified in 1986, after 5 years in the Dental School at The University of Newcastle upon Tyne in the UK – Coincidentally Paul’s hometown! He has spent most of his working […]

Dr. Paul

Paul is the longest-serving member of the Kumeu dental team that’s why he nearly looks like the oldest person there!!! He was born and raised in the North East of England and then moved on to Manchester University where he completed his dental degree and graduate program. He then got itchy feet and decided to travel the world. The backpacking […]


BDS Hons (University of Baghdad, Iraq), NZDREX Dr. Nash graduated (with Honours) in 2001 and since then he has worked overseas and in New Zealand both at hospital and in private dental clinics. He sees himself as a progressive learner, he has extended his knowledge and advanced both his clinical and communication skills through extensive post graduate continuing educational courses […]


To our lovely patients joining the KDS family ! We always give our best possible treatment to help our existing and new patients coming to see us. Keep a look out on our blog for information about our KDS family and dental related information to keep your SMILE – Beautiful & Healthy always !!!