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Meet the Team

Rebecca Chi, Oral Health Therapist

Rebecca Chi, Oral Health Therapist

Rebecca chose the dental profession to promote oral health, which is commonly overlooked in the overall picture of our wellbeing. To obtain a Bachelor of Oral Health, she attended the University of Otago, graduating in 2016.

She continues to learn by taking professional development courses. Along with the rest of our team, Rebecca will help you show off a smile that boosts your self-confidence and makes a great first impression. She enjoys sharing the knowledge she’s gained over the years with others so that they can see results at their appointments.

Outside of work, Rebecca likes to socialise, meet new people, go to the gym and travel.


Sheldon, Practice Manager

In her role as practice manager, Sheldon helps ensure that our practice’s daily operations run smoothly and efficiently. She was inspired to work in dentistry, as she’s always loved medical professionals and had the opportunity to work in a dental clinic before joining our team.

“I love the fast pace, the people, and educating patients on the importance of oral health.” Sheldon also enjoys meeting new people and treating different generations in one family.

Sheldon earned a Certificate in Dental Assisting in 2007 and keeps up to date in CPR and first aid by taking courses.

Outside of the practice, Sheldon loves going out with her little dog Lottie. She also enjoys being a goalkeeper for hockey and playing summer soccer. Sheldon has three young nephews with whom she spends time. She likes to watch their rugby games when she can. She enjoys travelling and particularly loves the Middle East. “I also try to cook, but sometimes it’s a massive fail!”


Delia, Senior Receptionist/Dental Assistant

In her role, Delia enjoys crafting and implementing policies and procedures that help make our practice’s day-to-day operations run smoothly. She possesses a Certificate V in Healthcare.

In 2014, Delia visited a dentist as a patient, and he offered her a job in the clinic. Since then, she has started working in dentistry and loves what she does! Delia finds it most fulfilling to hear patients express their appreciation when she helps them.

Outside the practice, Delia likes to hike and read. She also speaks fluent Mandarin and Korean.

Debbie Brooker, Receptionist

Debbie, Senior Receptionist

Debbie enjoys the face-to-face contact with patients each day, with a love of working with people. With many years in customer service industries, Debbie is dedicated to delivering your patient experience that goes above and beyond your expectations.

You’ll love how Debbie helps you feel comfortable and relaxed from the moment you step in.

In her spare time, Debbie likes to go walking, spend time with her family (particularly her three grandchildren), travel, socialise and have fun in the sun.


Tracey Knox, Senior Dental Assistant

Tracey is a dedicated and experienced Senior Dental Assistant with a passion for healthcare and helping others. She brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her role, ensuring the highest level of care for patients under her supervision.

Professional Background

With a Dental Assistant certification, Tracey has honed her skills and built a solid foundation in the dental field. She stays up-to-date with the latest advancements by actively pursuing professional development and continuing education courses, including obtaining a first aid level 4 certification.

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Inspiration and Fulfillment

Tracey’s inspiration to pursue a career in dentistry stems from her desire to make a positive impact on people’s lives through healthcare. She finds great fulfillment in providing compassionate care to patients and contributing to their overall well-being. Her dedication and commitment to her profession are evident in her work and interactions with patients.

Outside of Work

When Tracey isn’t assisting patients in the dental office, she enjoys spending quality time with her family. Engaging in various activities such as DIY projects, gardening, and participating in a scout group with her two children keeps her energized and fulfilled. Additionally, Tracey has a deep love for animals and cherishes every opportunity to be around them.

She looks forward to welcoming you into our practice.


Stacey , Chairside Dental Assistant

For Stace, what interested her most about dentistry is that there are many opportunities for hands-on learning and helping people improve their health.

“The most fulfilling aspect of my job is seeing the results of our dental work, and the confidence and relief it gives our patients.” She also finds it rewarding to help nervous patients feel comfortable.

Outside the practice, Stace loves being social and going out, whether to restaurants or taking bush walks. She also loves cooking.

Want to Learn More?

Contact our Blockhouse Bay dental care team today to schedule your appointment! We have convenient Saturday hours and are open late.

Blockhouse Bay Dental Centre | 09 627 9970