Bruce graduated from the Otago dental school in 1979. He then worked for two years in Auckland before heading overseas to work and travel.
He worked in the south of England for several years gaining experience in all areas of dentistry and sedation techniques. In 1989 he returned to Auckland and started working at Green Bay Dental in 1990. Since then, he has seen the practice expand from a small two dentist practice, to the busy practice it is today.
Bruce aims to provide high quality dentistry in a gentle and caring manner. Modern materials and techniques enable us to provide painless dentistry and beautiful smiles.
Bruce is married with three beautiful daughters.
Bruce works Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday - 8:30am - 5:00pm
Rashid (Rush) Bharuchi
Rush graduated from Otago University in 1995 and after spending two years in Auckland, he set off to work in London. Since returning in 2000 he has combined working at Greenlane Hospital and Green Bay Dental.
Rush enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is committed to providing patients with the best options delivered with a friendly relaxed approach. He regularly attends numerous postgraduate courses, bringing to you the latest techniques and products. He is a member of the NZ Academy of Cosmetic Dentists and with all of his hospital experience he thoroughly enjoys tackling the tricky aspects of dental surgery(extractions).
Rush is a passionate sportsman (go on, test his knowledge!) and enjoys keeping fit at the gym, playing football and tennis.
He and his wife Rebecca have three wonderful children.
Rashid works Monday - Wednesday from 8:30am-5pm.
Priyanka graduated in 2013 from Sumandeep Vidyapeeth University, Gujarat, India. She came to New Zealand in 2015 and obtained practicing license with New Zealand Dental council after clearing the registration exams for Australia - NZ in 2018.
She has a very calm and friendly personality, loves interacting with patients and strives to provide dental care in the most comfortable way possible.
She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry with a special interest in crowns and fillings. She is fluent in 4 languages - English, Gujarati, Hindi and Marathi. Priyanka also has a bachelor's degree in Tabla (Indian Classical Musical Instrument), loves watching movies and listening to music.
Priyanka is married and is blessed with a daughter.
Priyanka works with us Mondays 8:30am-4pm, Thursdays 8:30am-6pm, Fridays 8:30am-5pm & Saturdays 8:30am-3pm
Priya graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Otago in 1997. She worked in Private Practice in Hamilton before moving to Auckland in 2000.
Priya is a member of the Auckland Dental Association and Auckland Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and is fluent in English and Hindi. Her focus is on providing long term, quality dental care in a safe and caring environment. She is also committed to attending regular courses which help to keep her upskilled and updated.
When Priya isn't working, she enjoys keeping active and spending time with her family. She is married and has two lovely children.
Priya works with us 8:30am-5pm, Monday-Thursday
Adam graduated from Otago University in 1989, and then after a year in Auckland, departed for his working O.E in London, arriving back to start work at Green Bay Dental in 1994.
Adam enjoys practicing all aspects of Dentistry, with a particular interest in the safe removal of amalgam fillings. He finds the beautiful transformations in people’s smiles extremely rewarding with the Cosmetic Dentistry that he does.
Adam has a particular skill in the extraction of difficult teeth when required, including the safe removal of impacted wisdom teeth under intravenous sedation for our highly anxious patients.
Adam loves music, travel, the beach and his beautiful family.
Adam works with us 9am-5pm, Thursdays & Fridays
Oral Health Therapist
Nafiz graduated University of Otago with a Bachelor of Oral Health in 2015. While working for the DHB, he completed his post graduate studies in Health Professional Education for AUT and last year he completed his Advanced Clinical Practice from University of Melbourne. Nafiz can now carry out a wide range of services including check-ups, hygiene services, fillings and general dental care for all ages.
He is passionate about dentistry and enjoys treating both adults and children by eliminating fears and making everyone feel at ease and have an enjoyable experience. Nafiz has a special interest in periodontal management and preventive dentistry. He has widespread knowledge in dental disease prevention and is an advocate for oral health promotion, where he works to build patients awareness in understanding their dental conditions.
Nafiz works with us Monday to Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm