We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented orthodontic team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our Dartmouth orthodontists.
We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you!
Michelle is one of the friendly faces at the front desk who you will meet at your orthodontic appointment! You might also recognize her from all the volunteer work she does in her community. She comes to our office with a wealth of dental and customer service knowledge. Michelle is a registered Dental Assistant and certified Orthodontic Assistant. In her spare time she enjoys reading, walking and spending time with her family.
Meet Natasha, who joined our administration team in 2011. She comes to us with a wealth of customer service experience and loves working with people. Always eager to help, Natasha is enthusiastic, kind, and compassionate. When you visit our office you can always count on her to be efficient and quick, yet she never makes you feel rushed. Outside the office, Natasha spends as much time as possible with her son, family, and friends. Natasha looks forward to meeting you!
As treatment coordinator, Rochelle works directly with the doctors to help new patients through the process of getting their braces. With more than 20 years of combined experience as a dental assistant and financial coordinator, she provides patients with the information they need regarding treatment options, fees, payment plans, and insurance coverage. A busy mom of one, Rochelle enjoys dining out, traveling, and visiting family and friends on PEI with her husband, daughter, and dog Tia!
Lisa joined our team in 2005. She graduated from St. Francis Xavier and went on to study dental assisting. She is a registered dental assistant and certified orthodontic assistant. She has extensive training in SureSmile® and is extremely knowledgeable about the latest technologies in our office. Lisa is a very busy “taxi mom” who drives her three wonderful daughters from one sporting event to another!
Rod has worked behind the scenes at our in-house laboratory since 2008 making retainers, appliances, and indirect bonding trays. He is a lab technician with many years of experience and is dedicated to delivering appliances of the highest quality. He is a tremendous asset to our team. When he’s not here, Rod enjoys cooking, music, fishing, and spending time with his family and friends!
Kim has been working with our team since 2004. She brings many years of dental experience to the practice. A graduate of the Dalhousie Dental Hygiene program, Kim is an outstanding clinician who provides quality care to all our patients. Kim resides in Cole Harbour with her husband and beloved dog Brian. Kim has a passion for fitness, nutrition, and creating beautiful smiles!
Kari graduated from Dalhousie University with a diploma in dental hygiene. She has been working with our team since 2008. She brings to the practice a vast knowledge and understanding of orthodontics, along with a very kind and friendly personality. Kari grew up in Waverley, Nova Scotia and presently resides in Dartmouth. She enjoys reading, movies, and telling funny stories about her son!
Sarah graduated from NSCC-IT in 2006 as a registered dental assistant and joined our team in 2011. She has been trained in SureSmile technology and performs 3D scans for our patients. Sarah is also taking part in the Academy of Orthodontic Assisting program to expand her skills and knowledge. Sarah enjoys many outdoor activities and teaches fitness classes as a certified resistance/fitness instructor. She balances her active lifestyle, her work, and family life. Her energetic, happy-go-lucky personality makes her an asset to our team!
Lee Ann is a Registered Dental Assistant with 10 years experience, who is also training in the Orthodontic Assisting program to expand her knowledge of the orthodontic world. She will be the one you will most likely meet if you have a child visiting our office for the first time. Lee Ann is also trained as a Treatment Coordinator. She is a Mom of one, one who always keeps her busy!
Amanda is a fully licensed Dental Assistant that graduated from NSCC and was a former patient of ours. Amanda will be the one you will meet when you are to be scanned with our new and latest 3D Itero scanner for Invisalign. She is the first clinician you will see before your treatment begins and the last clinician you’ll see when your braces come off! Amanda and her husband David reside in Musquodoboit Harbour and enjoy spending their free time with their dog Audrey and their other pets!
Emma is a graduate of Dalhousie University. After completing her Bachelor of Science degree, she graduated in Dental Hygiene in 2015. Education and helping people, are strengths that she uses not only at the clinic, but in her community as well. She really enjoys interacting with people and in addition to her work she also teaches power and figure skating in Dartmouth. She loves the outdoors and uses our beautiful Lake Banook for running. Emma is a proud Acadian and speaks French fluently. She loves animals and provides a loving home to two cats, Sadie and Sophie.