Benson is our newest member of the team. He is a purebred Bernese Mountain Dog who is trained as an emotional support animal. Benson is here to greet you at the door and alleviate the stress and pressure of being in a dental office. He has also won over our courier services such as ICS, FedEx, UPS and Purolator who now have treats on hand for him. He is a gentle giant and here to make your experience at ease. Benson enjoys long walks, fruits and vegetables and belly rubs.
Marissa joined our team after completing her Dental Assisting placement through Niagara College in April 2016. Cross-trained in both clinical and administrative duties, Marissa's current role in our office is Treatment Coordinator and Office Manager. Marissa is our insurance and billing expert and always ready to help with your questions or concerns. She is passionate about getting to know all of our patients and making sure they receive quality care. She is enthusiastic about educating patients on their oral health and dedicated to helping patients with every step of their dental visit from making patients comfortable, scheduling their appointments and processing dental insurance claims. Marissa is also the treatment coordinator and office manager in our new location, Dentistry @ Ingleside. In Marissa's spare time you can find her spending time with her fur-baby, Benson and her boyfriend Rob.
Brittany is the first friendly face that will welcome you when you enter our office. She graduated in 2016 from the Office Administration Program at St. Lawrence College. Brittany and her contagious giggle have been with our team since August of 2020. Despite not having any dental background, Brittany is very diligent and looks at each day as an opportunity to learn something new. Brittany is always ready to take on a challenge and she has become a huge asset to our team. In her free time, you can find her spending time with her daughter Paisley, spending time with friends, or shopping!
Katherine graduated with honours from Dental Assisting, while raising her two boys Riley and Connor in 2004 from the Kingston Learning Center. Katherine was a certified dental assistant working in offices in both the Brockville and Kingston area when she took time off to raise and spend time with her other two boys, Aidan and Tristan. She has worked at both our Smiths Falls and Brockville location before finally coming to our team in Prescott where she is currently working as Hygiene Coordinator. She is cross-trained in both clinical and administration duties. She is a dedicated team player and is always there to step in when we need her. Although you don't get to see Katherine's face much in the office, you will often hear her on the phone scheduling your appointments. In Katherine's free time she enjoys spending time with her family, camping and when possible relaxing with a good book.
Rachel grew up in the Greater Toronto Area. Rachel completed the Dental Hygiene program through Oxford College in Toronto in 2010. She moved to the Prescott area in the summer of 2015 where she then was working out of both our Brockville and our Prescott locations. She then took position as Lead Hygienist in Prescott. Rachels affable personality and humour is warmly welcomed by our patients and our team. You will always leave the office with a smile on your face. Rachel's two children, Lila and Kalan keep her busy year-round with sports. In her free time, you can find Rachel being active outdoors with her kids or at the gym. Rachel has also joined our Dentistry @ Ingleside team, as Lead Hygienist.
Kelsey graduated with honours from the dental hygiene program in 2019 from Algonquin College. She prides herself in utilizing continuing education tools to keep on top of the newest science and technologies in order to provide her patients with the most optimal care. In Kelsey’s free time you can catch her being active outdoors playing every sport possible or spending time with her fur babies. Kelsey is very thorough when it comes to providing dental hygiene treatment and is more than willing to educate and answer any oral health concerns you may have.
Jen graduated top of her class from the dental assisting program, at CDI College, in 2005. She worked as an assistant for 10 years and then took some time off to start a family. During her time off, Jen's husband took a job out in Manitoba for 4 years. Upon returning to Ontario, and finding their forever home, Jen decided it was time to get back to her career and was excited for the opportunity to join our team. (We were excited too!) Jen is our Lead Assistant; her professionalism and commitment is noticeably reflected in her positive attitude and delivery of care. Jen enjoys spending her free time poolside with her family or in her home gym.
Tammy has been a dental assistant for nearly 20 years. She began her career working in the area but after some time she relocated to Ottawa and spent most of her career there before moving back to her hometown and joined our team. She loves being active and has a passion for sports, which she plays and watches year-round. Tammy’s other passion is her two dogs, Chloe and Tanner. We are appreciative of Tammy’s calm and compassionate nature. She has been a valuable addition to our team.
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