Our People

Dr Da’ad Al-Falahi

Dr Da’ad Al-Falahi (Dee) graduated from Baghdad university in 1988. She has practiced overseas in Yemen, Jordon & here in New Zealand. In 1997 she worked as a clinician and practice manager of the Adolescent mobile units for Auckland, New Zealand. Dee is passionate about dentistry and has extensive experience working with children under the age of 18. She also completed her Clinical Diploma in Paediatric Dentistry and has a special interest and skill in managing anxious parents and children who find visits to the dentist difficult and display behaviour that prevents effective treatment.

Dee lives in Remuera Auckland with her husband of 25 years and 2 beautiful daughters. She loves to spend time travelling, visiting museums, art galleries and taking their pet labrador Arlo for long walks.

Dr Omar Abed-Ali

Omar graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Dental Surgery in 2001. Since then he has worked in the Bay of Islands where he established his first practice. With continuous growth has since become a part of Lumino the Dentists. Since 2012, Omar has owned his own Dental Practice in Takapuna, where he enjoys being a resident of Devonport, alongside an associate role at Ellerslie Highway Dental Centre.

Omar has extensive general practice experience, including comprehensive Restoration Treatment Planning, Implants, Endodontics and Minor Oral Surgeries and Intravenous Sedation.

When he’s not at the practice, Omar enjoys taking part in sport, particularly swimming and squash, socialising with friends and family as well as travelling.

Omar is also a member of NZDA and ADA.