Meet The Team

Say Hello To Our Friendly Team 🙂

Meet Dr Linda (BDS, Otago)

Director / Principal Dentist

Dr Linda Hwang is the principal dentist at Glow Dental. She has studied dentistry at the University of Otago and has practised in Christchurch and Auckland for the last 8 years. She is a huge believer in continued education – she has spent countless late nights & weekends to receive extra training to further her expertise, including braces and implants. She is a big advocate for using new technology to improve patient care & outcomes – the modern equipment found at Glow Dental is a testament to this belief.

Dr Linda has an honest, patient-focused approach to dental care and will explain the options to you alongside her own recommendations. In addition to being stellar at her job, Dr Linda is super friendly and is dedicated to making your next visit to Glow Dental as easy as possible!

Qualifications / Achievements:

  • University of Otago, Bachelor of Dental Surgery
  • Progressive Orthodontic Seminars Graduate
  • International Academy of Advanced Dentistry Graduate (Implants)
  • Certified Invisalign Provider
  • NZ Dental Association Member
  • Research poster presenter at the Sir John Walsh Research Institute Research Day
  • Winner and presenter of the IADR Junior Poster competition, ANZ Division in Brisbane
  • Research poster presenter at the IADR Boston Meeting (Oceania region representative)

Meet Dr Angie (BDS, UK)

Associate Dentist

Having qualified and worked in the UK, Dr Angie has since returned home to Auckland to continue providing comprehensive dental care to all ages. Angie takes the time to explain all treatment needs and options and enjoys working together with patients to achieve optimal dental health in a caring environment. To keep up with best practice protocols and new clinical technology, Angie continues to attend courses and conferences regularly.

  • University of Dundee (UK) Bachelor of Dental Surgery (with commendation)
  • New Zealand Dental Association Member
  • New Zealand Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Member

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  • K. Dundee大學牙醫系畢業
  • 紐西蘭牙醫協會會員
  • 紐西蘭美容牙科協會會員

郭怡君醫師 2016年牙醫系畢業後在英國南部就職。現在搬回奧克蘭家鄉後,繼續致力於運用先進的科技技術和設備,為大家堤供最好的治療服務。


Meet Teagan

Front Office Coordinator

Teagan is the Office Coordinator and Social Media Manager at Glow Dental, she looks after all things admin and customer service related. Teagan is a University of Auckland graduate, she completed a double major degree in communications and sociology.  She has been working in customer service for the past 5 years and is our first point of contact.

Teagan loves to be a part of all things creative here at Glow Dental, she enjoys running the social media pages and effectively translating our fun working environment online for our patients to interact with. Photography is one of her passions and she loves to travel when she can.


Meet Sarah

Dental Nurse

Sarah is Glow Dental’s dental nurse who has been with the practice since its early stages. She is passionate about all things dentistry and is currently studying for a Bachelor’s degree in Oral Health Science at the Auckland University of Technology. Sarah is always the friendly face you see working alongside the dentist to ensure patients feel comfortable and relaxed during their appointment with us.

Sarah enjoys watching horror movies in her spare time and loves to be social, making her the perfect person to take on board at Glow Dental.


Meet Nanami

Dental Nurse

She is one of our lovely dental nurses here at Glow. Nanami is originally from Japan and moved to New Zealand in 2019. Nanami practiced as a Hygienist back in Japan, meaning she knows her stuff when it comes to dental procedures. She is a wonderful addition to our growing team, you’ll never catch her without a smile or positive attitude.

Nanami loves to spend her free time scuba diving and enjoying the outdoors. Her sense of adventure and kind nature adds to our fun-loving environment at Glow Dental.


Meet Emily

Dental Nurse

Emily is another one of our wonderful dental nurses. She started with us in May of 2021 and has been doing an amazing job alongside Dr Linda. Emily originally comes from Hong Kong where she studied nursing before coming to New Zealand and making the switch to dental industry. Emily is bilingual, speaking three different languages. She is fluent in, Mandarin, Cantonese, and English.

In her free time, Emily loves to take care of her pet bunny.