Meet The Team

Our aim is to provide the highest quality dental services and advice, and make your dental visits as pleasant and painless as possible.

Therefore our dental team at Victoria Street Dental will ensure your visits are comfortable, convenient and stress free. We will take every possible step to provide you with the highest standard of quality and care.

Dr James Au BDS

Principal Dentist

About James

James is aware that the majority of patients are uncomfortable in the dental chair so he strongly stands by his motto: ‘Care for your patients and perform dentistry on them, the way you would want it performed on yourself.’ That is why he established Victoria Street Dental with the aim of providing the highest quality care.

James graduated from the University of Otago and began his career in Wellington at various private practices accumulating an immense amount of experience including the widely known practice ‘Gentle Dental Centre’. Because of his passion for dentistry and the drive to provide high-quality care, he has since furthered his knowledge by attending countless continuing education courses worldwide.

James enjoys all facets of dentistry from simple single-tooth restoration to full mouth rehabilitation. He has a special interest in dental implant, gum graft, and orthodontic dentistry.
In his spare time, he enjoys staying active by playing soccer and going to the gym as well as indulging in a nice meal out.

Dr Emily Yeo

Associate Dentist

About Emily

Emily understands that dental treatment can be stressful for patients of all ages. Emily will ensure effective communication to all patients and their Whānau so that they feel comforted and supported at all times.

Emily graduated with a Bachelor of Dental surgery from the University of Otago. She is particularly interested in restorative dentistry and fixed prosthodontics. She finds great reward in restoring the function and aesthetics of an individual’s smile with simple fillings, as well as veneers and crowns. Emily will always provide tailored treatment most suited for the patient.

Outside of the clinic, Emily loves to play golf, travel, and make beaded accessories to gift to friends and family.

Jo Gell

Practice Manager

About Jo

Jo has over 20 years’ experience in the dental industry. She is a qualified dental assistant and has worked in a variety of roles from reception through to practice manager.

She enjoys working with people and is very customer-focused, ensuring patients’ needs are looked after with the utmost care and attention to detail. Combined with her excellent communication skills and incredible work ethics, Jo is a well-liked and integral member of the team at Victoria Street Dental.

Outside of work Jo enjoys going to the gym and spending time with her daughter and partner Brent.

Amy Wang

Dental Assistant

About Amy

Amy is a new face at Victoria Street Dental and joins the team as a dental assistant.

Amy has numerous years of experience in delivering outstanding customer service and is eager to provide a comfortable experience for patients. She is friendly and easy to talk to and takes pride in her thorough work ethic and sharp attention to detail.

In Amy’s spare time, she enjoys baking sweet treats, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.


Charlotte Vickers

Dental Assistant

About Charlotte

Charlotte is a new face on the team, and is joining Victoria Street Dental as a dental assistant.

Charlotte is easy going and friendly, and enjoys striking up a conversation with patients. She does her best to make people feel at ease and comfortable during their time at Victoria Street Dental. She prides herself on listening to the patients and holding a positive work ethic at the practice.In her spare time, Charlotte enjoys spending time with friends and family, baking and trying new recipes, reading, and relaxing with self care and yoga.