Dental Care Kaiapoi

Your Health. Our Commitment to Your Smile.


ACC Injury Treatment and WINZ Quotes


Emergency services for broken teeth and pain relief.

Dental Services

General, cosmetic and surgical dentistry.

Your Family Dentists

Welcome to Dental Care Kaiapoi

Dental Care Kaiapoi is your latest local dental practice in Kaiapoi, servicing the community in the North Canterbury region.

We offer comprehensive dental services in general, cosmetic and surgical dentistry for the entire family at very affordable rates. Our practice is equipped with the latest developments that dentistry has to offer and we look forward to helping you with your dental health. Your health, our commitment.

Look after your teeth and gums now and pay later with interest free payment plans through Q Card.

Phone us on 03-327 9477 to book an appointment with one of our dentists.

Request an Appointment

Please let us know your contact details, how we can help and when works best to come and see us. We’ll be in touch to book you into an available time slot. Alternatively, please call us on 03-327 9477 to book your appointment.


    Meet our Team

    Our experienced, friendly team are here to help.

    Dr. Deanne Rice

    Dr Deanne was born in the UK and grew up near Manchester. She graduated from the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in 1992. In 2004, she emigrated to Tauranga and relocated to Christchurch in April 2010.

    Dr. Deanne Rice


    Lydia graduated from the University of Otago in 2014 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and has been providing top-quality dental services to the Southland community for the past 8 years. She is highly skilled in all aspects of dentistry, with a special interest in endodontics (root canal treatment). She understands that visiting the dental clinic can be an unnerving experience hence she strives to create a comfortable and gentle atmosphere for all her patients. With a desire to be closer to family, Lydia recently relocated to Christchurch and is excited to explore all that Canterbury has to offer.



    Cheryl was a part of the team here at Dental Care Kaiapoi from 2016 - 2020. She took two years off to be a funeral director before returning to dentistry in July 2022. We are excited to have Cheryl back with us now as our Practice Manager.


    Practice Manager


    Dental Assistant
    Rianne Yeh

    Rianne graduated from Otago University in 2017 and spent the last few years working in Auckland and Masterton before joining us at Dental Care Kaiapoi. Rianne enjoys all aspects of Dentistry and places a strong emphasis on holistic treatment plan to ensure a smooth painless experience for patients. Outside of Dentistry Rianne enjoys spending time with her family, exploring and looking for the next dessert place to try.

    Rianne Yeh



    What our patients say

    June Freitas

    I have attended Dental care kaiapoi,on two occasions and cannot speak highly enough of the Gentle,caring treatment I received. In the past I have had to have IV sedation,but I was completely relaxed and no sedation was required. I would not hesitate to recommend this practice

    Nick Shanks

    Went to dental care kaiapoi to address some painful issues with wisdom teeth. I had a great experience, the staff where very friendly and knowledgeable and managed to address the issue straight away.

    Ricky Sisson

    I got put off dentists when I was 16 after how I was treated. I made the decision to go to this dentist and it was great. Friendly staff who were very informative. Thank you.

    Andrea Reid

    Beata has transformed my experience at the dentist 180 degree turn around from fearful to Nothing to fear. look forward to visits now days.

    Joan Cook

    Morag is great I had a fear of the dentist till I started coming to her

    Tamsin Dunn

    The Best practice I have been too!! A Calming, Welcoming Atmosphere! – Would recommend to all.

    Dental Care Kaiapoi

    Find Us

    We look forward to helping you with your dental care. Please phone us on 03-327 9477 to book an appointment with one of our dentists or visit our clinic at 42 Charles St, Kaiapoi.