Meet the team

Courtenay Orthodontics is part of The Orthodontist group – a team of four orthodontists working together to provide specialist orthodontist care across the greater Wellington region. 

Darnell Rose | Michael S. Taylor | Bhavik Patel | Divya Ramanan

Each orthodontist is a registered specialist member of the New Zealand Association of Orthodontists, the governing industry body. 

Darnell and Michael work across three practices in Courtenay Place, Lower Hutt, and Masterton

Bhavik and Divya work across practices in Courtenay Place, Johnsonville, Lower Hutt, Paraparaumu, and Carterton

All are experts in the different braces systems on offer, Invisalign, and modern orthodontic and orthognathic treatment options.

The team is supported by a superb crew including Dental Surgeon Dr Joanna Hayes (who provides orthodontic auxiliary support placing and removing braces, plates, Invisalign, and adjustments), experienced orthodontic auxiliaries, orthodontic assistants, and administration staff.