Jill, Dental Hygienist
In her role, Jill finds it gratifying to help people transform their pearly whites. “I like to help them to value and create a healthy smile for life!”
From 2007-2008 Jill studied dental assisting at Fanshawe College. She went on to study dental hygiene and graduated in 2010 from Fanshawe. She has been employed at the practice since 2010.
When she’s not working, Jill likes to spend time with her family and friends, cat and dog. “I recently got married, and we are renovating our home. We love the design and construction process.”
Kathy, Registered Restorative Dental Hygienist
Kathy finds it especially fulfilling to serve the community and use her knowledge to improve the smiles of patients.
She earned the following:● Certificate in Local Anesthesia Administration for Dental Hygienists – University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, Michigan (2009)● Certificate in Restorative Dental Hygiene – George Brown College, Toronto, Ontario (2007)● Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene – Erie Community College, Williamsville, New York (2003)
Carolyn, Dental Hygienist
“I love bringing to the office a fresh attitude and a passion for providing optimal oral health care and education.” Carolyn prides herself on staying current with the latest research in preventative oral health care.
She graduated from Georgian College in 1992 with a degree in dental hygiene. Carolyn recently went back to school to obtain a Certificate in Restorative Dental Hygiene from George Brown College. With over 25 years of hygiene experience and some prior years of dental assisting, and now restorative, she feels she can provide patients with the care they need and deserve with compassion and a gentle touch. For Carolyn, the best part of her job is meeting and talking to new people.
In her spare time, Carolyn loves to play volleyball in the winter and baseball in the summer. In the summer you can find her poolside or on her boat soaking up the sun. She also loves to read and take her dog Charlie on long walks.
Miranda, Dental Assistant
A highlight of Miranda’s job at the practice is the social interaction. “I always love meeting new people.” She possesses Dental Assisting Level 1 & 2 Certificates from Niagara College.
In her spare time, Miranda enjoys spending time with her three children.
Nadine, Dental Assistant
“I love meeting, getting to know and helping our patients who appreciate the care they receive.” Nadine also finds it fulfilling to work with such a good practice team.
She earned a Dental Assisting Level 1 Certificate from Career Canada College in 1993. In 2008, she attained a Dental Assisting Level 2 Certificate from Niagara College in Welland, Ontario.
Outside of work, Nadine enjoys walking, hiking, yoga and spending time with family and friends. She, her husband and their two daughters have been living in Kincardine since 2008. They enjoy exploring, boating and enjoying lazy summer days at the beach.
Her older daughter rows for her high school and the St. Catharines Rowing Club. Their younger daughter tags along taking in and drawing the scenery using her artistic abilities. She also enjoys going to the Rodman Hall Art Centre.
“I was born and raised in Niagara-on-the-Lake so by being able to work here in the small community allows me to get to know patients on a more personal level.” Tracy attended Niagara College to become a Health Records Technician.
When she’s not at the practice, Tracy likes spending time at the arena watching her son play on local sports teams. She enjoys the outdoors and socializing with family and friends.