Red Beach Dental Practice

Meet Our Team

Dentist

Dr Johan Naude

Dr Johan Naude is a highly skilled dentist who graduated in the beautiful city of Pretoria, South Africa at The University of Pretoria in 1987. Johan has been part of the Red Beach team since 2009 and enjoys providing his patients with high-quality dentistry in a friendly, relaxed and stress-free manner.

He has a particular interest in the latest techniques in the treatment of dental disease and continues to broaden his skills by attending dental confrences and courses.

Johan is a family man who likes to take advantage of being outdoors by cycling and fishing when he can.

Dentist

Dr Riana Clarke

Dr Riana is an experienced dentist who holds primary degrees from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland and her Masters degree from University College Cork, Ireland. Riana has been in the Red Beach practice since 2004 and has enjoyed meeting a wide variety of people and achieving great results for their teeth, while keeping them relaxed and at ease.

Her dental interests are wide and varied; from general to cosmetic including children's dentistry as well as surgery and disease prevention. 

Riana has 4 children and lives locally on the Hibiscus Coast.


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Dentist

Dr Chris Shorrock

Chris originally comes from the UK, and after a spell running Lumino Dent Street, in Whangarei, Chris has relocated to our Red beach practice to be closer to his partner. Chris' career in Dentistry has taken him from rural practice in Wales, through two years in private practice in Swaziland, Southern Africa, and back again. Chris made the move to New Zeland in 2017 for a more active, outdoor lifestyle.
 
Chris enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and has a focus on patient centered practice, putting his patients at ease and providing high quality care in a relaxed atmosphere. He…

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Chris originally comes from the UK, and after a spell running Lumino Dent Street, in Whangarei, Chris has relocated to our Red beach practice to be closer to his partner. Chris' career in Dentistry has taken him from rural practice in Wales, through two years in private practice in Swaziland, Southern Africa, and back again. Chris made the move to New Zeland in 2017 for a more active, outdoor lifestyle.
 
Chris enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and has a focus on patient centered practice, putting his patients at ease and providing high quality care in a relaxed atmosphere. He has an eye for detail and particularly enjoys the aesthetic results gained with crown and bridge work. Chris likes to keep up-to-date through regular conference attendance and professional development.
 
In his spare time, Chris enjoys tramping, running, and keeping fit. He has a real passion for travel, and recently completed the Mongol Rally, driving from the UK to Mongolia to raise money for DentAid.

Clinical Technician

Jake Innes

Jake has a Diploma in Dental Technology, Advanced Certificate in Clinical Dental Tech and is a member of the New Zealand Institute of Dental Technologists. He has been working as a clinical technician for 15 years and enjoys the hands-on creativity of designing and making new smiles. Jake also works out of Lumino The Dentists Takapuna.

His specialties include repairs, partial dentures, full upper and lower dentures. 

When Jake is not busy working he likes to spend time with his family outdoors fishing, snorkelling, camping, hiking and skiing.

Oral Health Therapist

Kelly Cho

Kelly graduated from Auckland University of Technology with a BHSc Oral Health (dental hygiene and therapy) in 2008. 

She likes meeting new people and building a good rapport with her patients. Kelly is interested in education to improve oral hygiene and updates her knowledge through a variety of courses.

When not in the practice Kelly likes to read, watch movies and talk with friends. 

Oral Health Therapist

Sheena McPhail

Sheena graduated from Auckland University of Technology with a BHSc in Oral Health (dental hygiene and therapy). Sheena was presented with the AUT Annette King award for academic excellence. 

Sheena has a love of working together with her patients and seeing the difference good dental care can make to a person’s oral health and thus overall wellbeing. Sheena has a passion for preventative dental care and empowering her patients. She also loves to stay up to date with most current research to ensure that she is always providing the best care possible. 

Sheena lives locally on the coast with her…

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Sheena graduated from Auckland University of Technology with a BHSc in Oral Health (dental hygiene and therapy). Sheena was presented with the AUT Annette King award for academic excellence. 

Sheena has a love of working together with her patients and seeing the difference good dental care can make to a person’s oral health and thus overall wellbeing. Sheena has a passion for preventative dental care and empowering her patients. She also loves to stay up to date with most current research to ensure that she is always providing the best care possible. 

Sheena lives locally on the coast with her husband and two young children. She loves to spend time at the beach especially stand up paddle boarding. She also lives an active healthy lifestyle with a love of the gym and yoga. 

Practice Manager

Sue Dudding

Sue is a very friendly face that you meet at the front of house. She has been part of the Red Beach team since 2004 and is a valuable team member. Sue ensures that all patients who come through the doors are put at ease and leave feeling satisfied with their treatment. Meeting new and varied people is the most enjoyable part of Sue' s role, as well as managing a great team.

When she is not busy in the practice Sue enjoys tramping and spending time with her family.