The staff

Dr Diane Rowe BDS (Otago)

Diane gained her Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Otago University. She has worked in private practice since 1993 and enjoys providing community based dentistry. It has always been her dream to establish a purpose built dental practice to compliment the style of care she offers.

In July 2007 the doors of contemporary dental opened; offering contemporary dentistry to people of all age groups in a community setting. Diane enjoys all aspects of dentistry and provides a full range of treatment including cosmetic dentistry and minor oral surgery.

Diane is a member of the New Dental Association and the Auckland Dental Association.

Neil Carlisle Dip Dent Tech (Natal) PG Dip Dent Tech (0tago)

Neil trained as a Dental Technician in South Africa and completed a post graduate diploma in Clinical Dental Technology at Otago University in 2003. He established a dental laboratory in Auckland which he owned for five years. Due to the growth of the clinical side of his business he sold his laboratory to focus solely on providing denture services directly to clients. He enjoys working with implant technology to stabilise and retain loose fitting dentures to restore function and confidence.

Neil is a member of the New Zealand Institute of Dental Technologists.

Diane and Neil live in the local area with their young family.