Hygienist – Kirstine Latimer

Kirstine was born and bred in Christchurch.

 

She graduated from Otago Dental School in 2000 as a Dental Hygienist.

 

The past ten years of her career have been with Northwest Dental.

 

She has had many roles out of the clinic, including the President of the Canterbury Branch NZDHA for three years and a mentor for new graduates.

 

Kirstine has a loyal following and a substantial patient base.

 

She has a passion for general oral health and overall wellbeing. Her strengths are working with patients that require complex periodontal treatment, ongoing maintenance, and teeth whitening.

 

She is always keen to learn about new technology and treatment processes. She has recently trained with the Swiss Dental Academy, in Guided Biofilm Therapy.