Dr. Sara Merritt Dentist

Education : Bachelor of Dental Surgery – Otago
Language : English
Special Interest : General dentistry, Orthodontics
Branch : Mangere, Manukau, Papakura, East Tamaki

Sara received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Otago. She is empathetic and caring towards her patients, driven to provide a comfortable and supportive dental environment. Communication is extremely important in dentistry and Sara strives to ensure all her patients clearly understand the available options and processes involved.

She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry,and takes every opportunity to refine her clinical skills and embrace technological improvements. Sara was awarded the New Zealand Minimal Intervention Dentistry award for her essay on ‘biomimetic dentistry’ and is interested in this minimally invasive approach. In the future, she would like to pursue her interest in orthodontics.

Family is extremely important to Sara and she loves heading to Tauranga to visit friends and her family who are based there. She likes to keep fit and play various sports, particularly football. A keen surfer, Sara is often making her way out to the beach in her spare time.