Napier Dental Practice

Meet Our Team

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Dr Gwyn Thompson

Gwyn graduated from the University of Glasgow, Scotland, in 2001 with a BDS with Commendation.
She has invaluable experience in all areas of general dentistry, having worked in both private practice and the hospital service in the UK. Gwyn enjoys building a rapport with all her patients and helping those anxious about visiting the dentist. She keeps up to date with evidence based dentistry 
Away from the practice Gwyn enjoys cycling on the trails with her family. She emigrated from Scotland to New Zealand in 2014 with her husband Dave (who is also a dentist at Lumino Napier) and their two children. They are all thoroughly enjoying all Hawke's Bay has to offer. 

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Dr David Thompson

Dave graduated from the University of Glasgow in Scotland with a BDS in 1997.
Before joining Lumino, Dave worked in private practice in the UK building up a wealth of experience. He enjoys being able to provide all aspects of general dentistry.  
When not at the practice, Dave is a keen follower of sport, especially football. Dave emigrated from Scotland in 2014 with his wife Gwyn (who is also a dentist at Lumino Napier) and their two children. They are all loving the kiwi lifestyle and are proud to call Hawke's Bay their home. 

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Practice Manager

Jamie Allen

Jamie is the practice manager for Lumino Napier. Having grown up in Hawke's Bay, Jamie has been a well-respected member of staff for over three years and is grateful to be able to give back to her region. Her kind, approachable nature and organisational skills makes her the ideal person to oversee the running of the practice.

Outside of work, Jamie loves relaxing at home and challenging herself with her many successful DIY projects, as well as spending quality time with her son.