Meet Our Team

    NuSmile Burnaby

     

    Dana

    Dana

    Office Manager & Certified Orthodontic Assistant

    Dana is our highly capable receptionist. She graduated with honours from the CDA program in 1985, and also obtained her Orthodontic Module from UBC the same year.Prior to joining our clinic 6 years ago, Dana worked for a prosthodontics specialist and assisted at the College of Dental Surgeons of BC. She has undergone both braces and jaw surgery, and can readily discuss both treatment and outcomes with you. Dana is very approachable and it would be her pleasure to set up convenient appointments and assist you with your insurance claims.

    Dana lives in Burnaby, is a strong animal advocate, and delights in hearing about any animals you have come to love. She has an enduring penchant for Pembroke Welsh Corgis, and has been afforded the luxury of sharing her life with 6 so far!

    Kim

    Kim

    Clinic Manager & Certified Orthodontic Assistant

    Kim completed her Certified Dental Assistant training at Vancouver Community College, and her orthodontic assistant training at the University of British Columbia.

    Kim has worked in the dental industry for over 20 years, starting in general practice then working in pediatrics, oral surgery and periodontics before switching to orthodontics.  She enjoys working in orthodontics most of all, as it provides an opportunity to really get to know patients over the course of their treatment. 

    Kim was born and raised in the Lower Mainland, where she still resides with her husband and two children; she spends her free time enjoying all that this area has to offer. 

     

    Kathy

    Kathy

    Certified Orthodontic Assistant

    Kathy completed her Certified Dental Assistant training at Douglas College and the Orthodontic Module at the University of British Columbia.  She is an excellent clinician with more than 20 years of orthodontic experience, and thoroughly enjoys providing orthodontic treatment for our patients. 

    When not working, Kathy enjoys travelling with her husband and two children, and walking with her dog Quincy.