New Plymouth Dental Practice

Meet Our Team

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Dr Mark Dolheguy

Mark qualified from Otago in 1998 and has over 20 years experience in general dentistry.  After graduating he moved to London where he spent 18 years in private practice.

Mark has a special interest in cosmetic and minimally invasive dentistry, including porcelain veneers, crowns, bridges and cosmetic orthodontics. 

Mark is experienced in the replacement of missing teeth using implants and bridgework.  He is also interested in digital dentistry and smile design.

Michelle Church
Practice Manager

Michelle Church

Michelle's extensive experience in retail management paved the way for her transition to Lumino The Dentists. Since joining the team in 2014, she has excelled as a Dental Assistant and Receptionist before being promoted to Practice Manager in June 2020. Michelle is a certified Dental Assistant through the New Zealand Dental Association.

Michelle consistently demonstrates a deep commitment to understanding and addressing the specific needs of our patients, allowing her to provide personalised and compassionate care. Her approach is marked by genuine empathy, kindness, and a steadfast willingness to embrace new challenges.

Beyond her professional life, Michelle treasures quality time with her loved ones and enjoys exploring the natural beauty of Taranaki, from its awe-inspiring mountain to its tranquil coastline.