Stratford Dental
A Great Dentist

Meet the Team at Stratford Dental

Our practice is about:

  • Positivity
  • Calming And Accommodating
  • Modern Technology, Equipment And Techniques
  • Modern Surroundings
  • Welcoming Staff

We understand how important your teeth are to your health, your appearance and your self-confidence. In our practice there are no one-size-fits-all solutions; our team of dental professionals spend time with each patient finding out what matters to you and customising treatments to meet your individual needs.

Our team genuinely love dentistry, interacting with our patients, and making a difference to the way you look and feel.

We are dedicated to providing healthy, aesthetic smiles and we focus on improving the quality, function, and appearance of your teeth that lasts a lifetime.
We aim to meet every patient's needs by offering a variety of general and advanced dental treatments.
We are a warm and friendly team and we ensure that you are comfortable, pain free and safe.
Financial plans, special appointments and treatment options are individually customised for you.


Dr Mary Anne Costelloe


Mary Anne has owned this practice for 25 years after purchasing it from Dr Kerry Hamilton/Dr David Haszard after working for Dentists in New Plymouth for 2 years. She has a Clinical Diploma is Paediatric Dentistry and prides herself providing an environment that is very child and Adult friendly, and wishes her patients to understand the treatments offered to them.  Mary Anne has 4 children who are all now at University.

Ms Lisa Hall


Lisa has been employed with us since 1986 initially as a Chairside Assistant.

She has 3 teenage children.

She works 4 days as our receptionist responsible for the day to day running of the office, and lab work.

Ms Karen Whittle


Karen has been employed with us since June 2001.  She is our Head Chairside Assistant working 4 days a week.  Before coming to work with us Karen was formally employed with another local dentist before his retirement.  She has 4 grown children and is also a grandmother to 8 grandchildren.

Ms Andrea Bosson-Hart

Office Man

Andrea is in charge of all managerial matters within our practice, she has been with us for 12yrs and has 2 young children.

Ms Sheree Lawrence


Sheree has been with us since the beginning of 2016, and she will be undertaking her NZDA certifcate in 2017.

She is married with 2 daughters, and has 4 grandchildren.

Sheree trained as an enrolled nurse in 1976 and continued until 1981, took 5 years off to spend with her family.

In 1986 she trained as an Early Childhood Educator, to eventually become a Senior Head Teacher and Administrator, deciding to leave this roll in 2011 to persue other challenge

A Healthy smile is just a click away.
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