A general dentist is involved in all aspects of dental care. They are experts in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions of the oral cavity.
Usha is an Otago University Graduate and has over 20 years of experience in all aspects of private practice. She is an active and very involved member of the New Zealand Dental Association. She is currently on the Executive Committee for the Auckland Dental Association. She is the coordinator for continuing dental education and social events within this organization. Usha is a founding member of the New Zealand Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and is also a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Usha has completed exceptional post graduate training in Smile Design and Composite Resin bonding at the Las Vegas Institute in the United States, the Fahl Institute in Brazil and Excellence in general dentistry at the Kois Centre in Seattle Washington. She has also completed an extensive hands-on course under the instruction of leading European dental educator Dr Didier Dietschi and associate professor at the University of Southern California (USC) Dr Pascal Magne.
Grey Lynn Dental is a boutique practice. As such, Usha takes pride in delivering a high quality and personalised service for each individual. She enjoys interacting with people, and involves her patients at each stage of consultation and treatment.
Click here to view the post-graduate dental courses Dr Narshai has attended.
Lin Ang - Front Desk Concierge
Lin will look after you when you contact us whether it be in person, phone or email. She exudes natural warmth and genuine care with regards to your personal and dental well-being.
Her previous work experience includes working in Customer Relations for a U.S. company from her home country in the Philippines.
Essential Support Staff
Danielle is our Dental Assistant. She is proud of this position and is a very valuable member of the Grey Lynn Dental team. She is the friendly face when you enter and exit the treatment room. She ensures that you feel safe, relaxed and comfortable during your visit with us. She assists the dentist by creating an optimal environment so that your dental treatment is implemented with high standards of quality and integrity. Her responsibilities include:
- Assisting the dentist chairside during treatment,
- Overseeing and implementing infection control processes,
- Set-up and clear down of instruments and materials for each patient,
- Charting notes for each patient,
- Assisting dentist with radiography (x-ray) and photography,
- Preparation and delivery of dental materials for the dentist,
- Monitoring and maintenance of operating equipment