MarkMark Goodhew

Mark has practiced dentistry in Timaru since 1986, and is a former Chair of the New Zealand Dental Council.  

He is married with 3 adult daughters, and is a keen Crusaders supporter.
Jeremy Parry

Jeremy graduated from the Otago School of Dentistry in 2018 and is a member of the New Zealand Dental Association.
Jeremy is a keen musician and also holds degrees in Music and Science.

Emily NewEmily Goodhew BDS 

Emily graduated from Otago School of Dentistry in 2013 and is a member of the New Zealand Dental Association.

In her spare time Emily is heavlily involved with rowing.

Joy New Joy Dunn

Joy Graduated from the University of Otago School of Dentristy in 2012.  She is a member of the New Zealand Dental Hygienists and Oral Health Therapists Association.  Joy is passionate about prevention and improving individuals oral health and well being. 

Joy is Timaru’s only specialist Hygienist so see her for your complete teeth and gum cleaning, scaling, polishing, surface stain removal and whitening.

In Joy's spare time she enjoys dancing and loves the latin style of dance.

Barbra NewBarbara Higginson

Practice Manager 

Barbara joined Timaru Dental Care in 2016 after 34 years in the legal sector.

In her spare time Barbara enjoys spending time at the lakes or away in the caravan with family and friends.


Our Dental Assistants:
-  Kylee Little
-  Meredith Alban-Jones 
-  Sarah Blatherwick

Come in and meet our great team of fully qualified dental assistants. 
They will make your visit with us as easy and as comfortable as possible. 

KoalaPractice Manager

Barbara Higginson joined us in November 2016 after serving 34 years in a prominant Timaru Law firm.  Barbara is happy to discuss any issues or concerns you may have on a completely confidential basis.