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Dr Marguerite Crooks - Specialist OrthodontistDr Marguerite Crooks

Specialist Orthodontist


Marguerite has a Bachelor of Dental Surgery and a Masters Degree in Orthodontics from the University of Otago. It is these qualifications which enable Marguerite to be registered as a Specialist in Orthodontics. Marguerite has been practicing as a Specialist  Orthodontist in Christchurch since 1996. Marguerite also has a Bachelor of Physical Education from the University of Otago.

Marguerite is an active member of the New Zealand Association of Orthodontists and is currently vice president, and has previously held the positions of secretary and councillor twice. Marguerite is accredited  with the New Zealand Association of Orthodontists' Practice Accreditation Programme. Marguerite is also a member of the World Federation of Orthodontists, the New Zealand Dental Association including the Canterbury branch, the New Zealand Orthodontic Study Group and a Christchurch Dental Study Group. 

Marguerite is married with two daughters, three dogs and enjoys gardening, yoga, walking and horsey things.