Our Team
  • Dr. Uday Kasture

    BDS, NZDREX

    Dr. Uday Kasture is highly committed to improving dental wellbeing of his patients for the past 36 years. His practice philosophy emphasises treatment through preventative care with minimal intervention.

    Dr. Uday is one of the pioneers of the WaterLase and the Periolase in New Zealand, for which he trained in the USA.

    He is a founding member of the New Zealand Institute of Minimal Intervention Dentistry, a member of the New Zealand Dental Association and the American Association of Implant Dentistry.

    Dr. Kasture is known for his strong motivation about bringing the best and the latest advances in dental technology from all over the world back to New Zealand. He regularly travels to the USA, Australia, South East Asia and other parts of the world for his continuing education.

    He has a special interest in cosmetic dentistry, implantology and treatment of Gum diseases.

    Dr. Kasture graduated as Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Mumbai, India and he went on to do a Master’s degree in Oral Pathology. Before he moved with his family to beautiful New Zealand in 1996, Dr. Uday ran his successful private dental practice along with his wife, Manasi in Mumbai- India, for 11 years.

    After acquiring his NZ practising license in 1998, Dr Kasture has made Palmerston North his home since 2000.


  • Amy

    Amy is our hygienist. She has trained through Otago University 2004. Amy has spent some time working overseas and more recently in the Waikato. Her husband Jason and she with their four gorgeous children, Georgia, Lucy, Becky and Richie now call Palmerston North their home.

    Amy enjoys working together with patients to achieve optimum dental health in a calm and caring environment


  • Manasi

    Practice Manager

    Manasi is a trained dentist from India. She has also received training in communication and management and so is highly skilled to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the practice.


  • Amanda-Jane (AJ)

    AJ is our friendly chair - side assistant. She is the person who puts everyone at ease with her lovely smile and gentle manners. AJ is currently training for the certificate course in dental assisting. She loves being a part of our caring team and when she is not at work, she would be travelling, spending time in the great New Zealand outdoors with friends and family.


  • Jess

    Jess is our wonderful patient care co-ordinator. She is the one who ensures that your visit is a stress-free and positive experience. She is always up for challenges and is pursuing a degree in psychology and criminology. When not working or studying, she enjoys spending time with her dog Gus and her family.

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