Cindy Ryder -   On Maternity leave

Hygienist/Therapist BHSc (OH)

Cindy’s friendly, easy-going nature creates a safe and caring environment, which puts even the most anxious patients at ease. She undertakes a thorough evaluation of the periodontal tissues (gums) and tailors her oral hygiene care to the individual person. Cindy understands the importance of good home care in maintaining oral health. She encourages her patients to take an active role in this, by equipping them with appropriate products and techniques that best suit their needs.

As well as regular oral hygiene maintenance appointments to keep your teeth professionally cleaned and polished, Cindy also provides teeth whitening services. She uses the latest in surgery Zoom whitening procedure to whiten and brighten your smile in just over an hour. She can also make you custom made whitening trays for you to whiten your teeth at home more gradually.

Cindy has completed a Bachelor in Health Science, Oral Health Degree. This dual qualification means she is trained and registered as Dental Therapist, as well as a Hygienist. As a qualified Dental Therapist, Cindy provides full dental care for children under 18 years of age. Dental care for children and adolescents is FREE at Bright White. This means we can take care of your whole family, and we love seeing the children of our adult patients!

Cindy is a member of the following organizations:

  • New Zealand Dental Hygienist’s Association
  • New Zealand Dental & Oral Health Therapists Association