Melanie started work with us upon graduation from Dalhousie University in 2005, and provides excellent oral health care and education to our patients.
She obtained her Orthodontic Certification in 2008 through the International Association for Orthodontics and is responsible for many aspects of our patients’ orthodontic care, as well as whitening trays and mouth guards. She completed the College of Dental Hygiene of Nova Scotia Self-Initiation course in 2010 and in 2011 obtained her Local Anaesthesia, for the Dental Hygienist, Certification.
Melanie is a thoughtful and caring practitioner who is excellent in working with patients of all ages, especially children. She does our dental supply ordering along with Melissa.
In her spare time Melanie is busy raising her two children with her husband.
Melanie as of November 2018 is working in a part-time position on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays to spend more time with her beautiful family.
Pier-Anne began working with us in October 2014 filling in for Melanie and we liked her so much, we offered her a full time permanent position. She is kind, gentle and always smiling. A very competent hygienist, she also has taken on much of our orthodontic patients. We are blessed to have her on staff! Pier-Anne offers services in both English and French.
She has completed the College of Dental Hygiene of Nova Scotia Self-Initiation course and in 2015 obtained her Local Anaesthesia, for the Dental Hygienist, Certification. Pier-Anne also obtained her Orthodontic Certification in 2016 through the International Association for Orthodontics.
In her spare time Pier-Anne spends time with her husband and sweet daughter. She returned to us from maternity leave in November 2018 and we are thrilled to have her back!
Roxana filled in as our second dental hygienist while Melanie was on maternity leave in 2012. We liked her so much, we asked her to stay on in a permanent position after Mel returned.
Roxana is an honours graduate of the Dental Hygiene program at Cambrain College in Sudbury, Ontario. She has over ten years experience working as a hygienist and also has orthodontic and children’s dentistry experience. She is fluent in both English and Spanish, is friendly and professional and looks forward to providing excellent oral care to our patients.
Roxy completed the CD HNS Self-Initiation course in 2010 and in 2015 obtained her Local Anesthesia Certification for the Dental Hygienist. She obtained her Orthodontic Certification in 2016 through the International Association for Orthodontics and collaborates in keeping our orthodontic charts up to date.
In her spare time, Roxana enjoys spending time with family and their dog Carly.
Fallon is an honours graduate of the Toronto College of Dental Hygiene and moved back to Nova Scotia which is her hometown. She began working for us one day per week in January 2017 and our patients loved her so much, we offered her a full time position. She takes pride in her education and is dedicated to making sure all patients feel comfortable when under her care.
Fallon graduated with her CD HNS Self-Initiation course and obtained her Local Anesthesia Certification for the Dental Hygienist in 2017. Fallon obtained her Orthodontic Certification in 2018.
Fallon is hardworking, friendly and excellent with our patients.
Misty filled in for Pier-Anne while she is on maternity leave, starting at the end of October 2017. Upon Pier-Anne’s return, she has stayed on with us in a part-time capacity as our patients love her.
Misty completed a Bachelor of Science in 2014 from the University of New Brunswick. She decided to return to school in 2015 and recently graduated with honours from the Dental Hygiene program at Oulton College in June 2017. While studying at Oulton College she also completed her Self-Initiation course from the CD HNS along with her Local Anesthesia Certification. She is learning orthodontics and will be going on course to take her Orthodontic Certification hopefully in 2019.
In her spare time, Misty enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and friends as well as her two cats, Alfie and Murphy.