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Clinical Assistants


Noreen is the globe-trotter of the team. Originally from the Philippines, Noreen is a Doctor of Dental Medicine and a certified Orthodontist. She has travelled abroad and worked as a dental hygienist and oral surgical assistant for 10 years in a variety of exciting locations. She has worked from royal clinics to private practices here in Auckland.

Noreen is committed to high standards of patient care. She loves working in the fascinating and ever-changing world of dentistry and will continue to further her skills while working at Oral Surgery Associates.


Waseem is a qualified dentist from India. After graduating from Dental School he moved to New Zealand to pursue his Post grad in Public Health. He has worked with several specialist practices in Auckland as a dental assistant and joined us fulltime in April 2010. He brings knowledge, charm and enthusiasm to the practice. Waseem is an avid Manchester United and Ferrari fan.


Grace joins our team with nearly a decade of experience within the Dental Industry behind her. She has worked internationally as well as many years assisting within New Zealand and holds her NZDA Dental Assistant qualification. Grace is passionate about her role and is always seeking to expand her knowledge and expertise. You will find Grace extremely warm, caring and approachable. Grace has a natural ability to ease patient anxieties and prides herself on making the clinical process calm and stress-free.


Sandra joined Oral Surgery Associates in July 2013 after working for a general dentistry practcie in East Auckland for 21 years. She is enjoying being involved in Oral Surgery and has been a welcome addition to our ever growing team of professionals. Sandra is originally from the Lake District in the UK and moved to New Zealand in 1990. She is the active one of our team and enjoys speding her free time running, cycling and any activity that involves the outdoors.