Dr Abdul Aziz (BDS, Doctor of Clinical Dentistry - Otago, NZ),
Specialist Endodontist.

OUR TEAM


Abdul Aziz
Abdul graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) in 1995. Following a successful 11 year career in general practice in New Zealand and Australia, Abdul followed his passion for endodontics and completed Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (DClinDent) in Endodontics at the University of Otago. Abdul has been practicing as a specialist endodontist in Melbourne before choosing to return to NZ.
Abdul's passion for endodontics is exemplified by his many academic and scientific achievements. He has presented internationally at the European Society of Endodontology meeting in 2009. He has also published articles in international and local endodontic journals. Abdul has authored a chapter in Methods of Molecular Biology text book.
Abdul is a member of the New Zealand Dental Association, Auckland Dental Association and New Zealand Society of Endodontology. His broad academic, scientific and clinical background as well as cheerful personality will prove a great asset in managing your treatment requirements. He looks forward to enhancing your quality care.
Abdul is married with three children. Abdul enjoys cooking and most forms of sports but his passion lies in fishing.

Saleena Mohammed
Saleena graduated from the University of Otago with a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Accounting. Saleena started her career as a tax accountant in Dargaville. She then worked for Queensland Sugar Terminals as a management accountant in Townsville. Later Saleena relocated to Brisbane and worked as a tax officer for the Australian Tax Office. In 2003 Saleena joined Dr Aziz in a private dental practice in Brisbane where she worked as the practice manager. After relocating to New Zealand she is back working with Dr Aziz as the business manager.
Saleena loves watching movies, listening to music, dancing and shopping. Although she tells us that she hates cooking, she is an amazing cook.

Kelly Casidy
Kelly has recently gained her Queens Guide award through Girl Guiding New Zealand. This achievement comes after 5 years of hard work doing various activities like community service, learning about different things such as car maintenance and helping out in a brownie unit. This in turn has led to Kelly running a brownie unit for girls aged 7 to 9 years old. She also holds her Bronze and Silver Duke of Edinburgh's Hillary Award and is currently working towards her Gold level.
Kelly has a love for the outdoors; she has done many tramping and camping trips and has also led a few outdoor trips. She enjoys the V8 Supercar racing as well as drag racing, American muscle cars and even knitting!.