Patient Experience

First Visit:

The dedicated staff at St Albans Dental Centre are committed to making your experience with us as comfortable, efficient and positive as possible, so you can’t help but smile.


  1. Once you arrive at our practice and our friendly staff greet you they will request you complete a copy of our medical and dental history form, if you haven’t done so online. Our staff are happy to help in addressing any questions or concerns you may have.
  2. In the event you arrive early, our modern wait area is equipped with entertaining material for you or your children while you wait.
  3. A member of our team will then accompany you into one of our comfortable surgeries and you will be introduced to your dentist.
  4. Following, your dentist will complete a Comprehensive Dental Assessment to gain an understanding of you oral state, and detect and prevent any potential problem areas. Your dentist will then provide you will all the information regarding any treatment options, so you can make an informed decision.
    • This assessment will incorporate:
      • Diagnostic X-rays and/or OPG (if required)
      • Treatment Planning
      • Oral Hygiene Instructions
      • Fluoride Application (if required)
      • Oral Cancer Screening
      • Our goal is your results.

Your Medical and Dental History

Being a new patient our staff have a lot to catch up on. For this reason, we will require you fill out a medical and dental health form to detail your health history. This will help facilitate providing you with treatment of the highest quality. Of course, any information you provide will be held in strict confidence and only used for your benefit.

For your convenience we have made the form available to you online. You can either complete the form online and it will be sent straight back to us, Otherwise download it and email or fax it back to the practice. However, if you don’t get around to doing this simply complete it in a few minutes upon arriving at our practice.

Download from here.

Email your completed from to or fax them to +6433559380.

Gem Visa

The financial strain that unexpected dental care can have on any budget is something we understand. We know you require effective, efficient treatment to stop your problems before they escalate. To ensure that you receive this treatment in the time frame you require, we have aligned ourselves with Gem Visa to provide you with a range of flexible payment solutions. Hopefully, this can ease the squeeze.

Click here for further information on Gem Visa

Payment Options

For any payment you make to St Albans Dental Centre we accept credit cards, cheques, cash and EFTPOS.

For any further information regarding our payment options or plans, contact our caring team.

Make an Appointment

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Our Location

144 Cranford St St Albans, Christchurch 8014, New Zealand

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