All of our dentists at Stafford Dental Centre in Christhurch come with a wide scope of dental experience and keep up to date with the latest advances in dental treatment, utilizing the latest technologies available.

We pride ourselves on the service we provide and will not compromise on our values.

Dr Ryan Xavier

Ryan graduated from the University of Otago With a bachelors degree in dental surgery.

He was born and raised in Botswana for six years, before moving to Auckland and is ethnically Indian. Ryan has previously worked in Te Anau and  Timaru and now enjoys working in Christchurch to be closer to his family.

Ryan focusses on a tailor-made experience to help dentally anxious patients, taking time to address any personal concerns, and ensuring that a visit to the dentist becomes less daunting.

Apart from dentistry, Ryan loves a good game of Bridge, venturing into the outdoors to hike, camp and fish.

Michael Sidhom

Dr Michael Sidhom

Michael graduated from James Cook University in Queensland.

He has a wide range of experience having worked in a number of locations such as; Cairns, Launceston Dental Hospital, Townsville, Warwick, and in a busy central city practice in Brisbane where he refined his skill.
Michael enjoys practising all aspects of dentistry and regularly attends continuing education programs to keep up to date with cutting edge treatment protocols. He has a gentle chairside manner and genuinely cares about his patients.

Michael grew up in Timaru and has recently moved back and joined our team. He is approachable, friendly, and strives to make every patient feel comfortable. His emphasis is on providing affordable, personalised, gentle, comprehensive and high quality dental care.

Michael will never make you feel rushed and prides himself on taking the time to get to know each and every one of his patients personally.

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