*Ben Catherwood Dental

*Ben Catherwood Dental

Phone: 04 472 3510

fax: 04 472 0104

  • Location: 1/90 The Terrace, Wellington, 6022
  • Email:
  • Website: www.bcdental.co.nz


  • General Dentist


  • Emergency
  • Toothache/pain
  • Broken tooth
  • Consultation/Examination
  • Scheduled examination (recall)
  • Dental clean/Hygienist
  • Second opinion/treatment cost estimate
  • Cosmetic consultation/smile makeover
  • Child U18
  • Dentures/False teeth
  • Gums
  • Fillings/restorations
  • Crown/cap/bridge
  • Root canal
  • Implant
  • Tooth extraction
  • Wisdom teeth
  • Veneers/porcelain veneers
  • Teeth whitening
  • Other

Ben Catherwood Dental:

Ben has a Bachelor of Dental Surgery BDS from Otago, and has practiced on site since 2000. His team has a commitment to ensuring dental visits are comfortable and free of pain. The experienced and highly competent staff provide modern treatment to ensure your teeth last for life. All aspects of modern dentistry are provided here in a friendly, warm, and professional environment. Our practice is located conveniently in the heart of the Wellington CBD and easily accessible by car, public transport or on foot.

We are always welcoming to new patients. Call or email us today to make an appointment. We can usually accommodate urgent appointments. We even offer online booking where you can see availability in real time! Click to BOOK ONLINE HERE

Ben Catherwood Dental Team:

Ben Catherwood, Dentist
Ben graduated from the University of Otago in 1995 with his BDS. He worked in Napier in the hospital, followed by Accident and Emergency Dental Centres in Auckland, and then a couple of years working in the UK. Upon his return to New Zealand he joined a group practice on the terrace where he practices today. He enjoys general dental practice for its variety and challenges. 

Denise Hunter, Hygienist
Denise graduated as a Hygienist from Glasgow Dental Hospital in 1997. She has since worked in private practice and also at Eastman's Dental Hospital in London. In 2004 she moved to Wellington and joined our practice. She enjoys promoting health to groups and local businesses, and attending conferences, in order to provide the best care and prevention of periodontal diseases to all our patients.

Christine Rolfe, Receptionist/Manager
Christine has 20 years of dentistry experience in Wellington and the Kapiti Coast behind her. She was originally a dental assistant, and is now the key figure when it comes to arranging appointments and scheduling regular check-ups at Ben Catherwood Dental Practice.

Amber Christensen, Dental Assistant
Amber had extensive experience working in Wellington and London as an assistant, before joining Ben's practice in 2008. She enjoys the variety of people she gets to meet as a dental assistant, and considers helping patients feel comfortable very important. 

Ben Catherwood Dental Services:

  • Ben Catherwood Dental offers all dental procedures as seen on the left, as well as ozone treatments.