Meet The Staff That Ensures High-Quality Service at The Periodontal Specialists
As an administrator, Gail makes it her responsibility to maintain a welcoming and pleasurable atmosphere whenever you visit The Periodontal Specialists. With over nineteen years of experience in the dental industry, she has the knowledge and expertise to communicate accurately with our patients and ensure the high-quality service you deserve. She is always accessible to our patients and prepared to answer any questions or concerns you might have about your treatment or payment plan, making sure you are comfortable with the information you have been given. Her positive and comforting attitude puts everyone at ease. When not at work, Gail enjoys traveling, cooking and spending quality time with her family.
Gina brings over ten years of experience in the dental field to her role as an administration with The Periodontal Specialists, a position she has held since 2007. She works to create a warm and welcoming environment where each patient is given top-priority treatment. Through our thorough consultation process, Gina provides detailed treatment and financial plans to address any questions a patient may have. In her free time, Gina stays very active working out, rollerblading, playing sports and traveling to experience different cultures.
Lynda RN CCRN BA is a registered nurse who joined the Periodontal Specialists in 2013 after 23 years in the nursing profession with background in cardio-thoracic surgery and critical care/emergency nursing. She promotes patient health, safety, education and comfort. Lynda’s main goal is quality care before, during and after your surgery. Lynda encourages patients who are considering sedation when choosing the Periodontal Specialists to not hesitate in contacting her prior to surgery with their questions about the procedure. Outside of nursing, Lynda enjoys cooking, playing soccer and spending time with her family.
Kelsey graduated from George Brown Dental Hygiene College with Honours in 2005. Because of her passion for periodontics, she immediately started working in the Department of Periodontics at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. At the Faculty, she ran the dental implant check program and worked hard to motivate her patients to achieve optimal oral health. Kelsey’s main goal is to provide the highest quality of care for her patients in as comfortable an environment as possible. All our patients are amazed at how gentle and thorough she is with her examination and clinical skills.
Ana is a certified dental assistant (CDAII) who has been putting smiles on her patients faces for over 17 years by showing them exceptional care both during and after every dental procedure. Prior to joining The Periodontal Specialists in 1997, she worked at the dental clinic at Scarborough General Hospital, assisting dentists who catered to handicapped patients. Her primary responsibility is to assist our dentists in every aspect of dental surgery, including sinus lifts, dental implants, bone regeneration and connective tissues grafting. She keeps up to date with the latest dental procedures and technology through seminars and continuing education. Beyond the office she loves spending time with her family, swimming and playing sports together. Her Sundays are dedicated to singing in her church choir and doing community service work.
As one of our two dental assistants, Hengameh assists our dentists during all dental procedures, focusing on taking X-rays and impressions, polishing teeth, making post-surgery calls and pre-surgical setups. She has eight years of experience as a dental assistant and loves the opportunity to meet, talk and even tell jokes to our patients to set them at ease. Her outside interests include travel and cooking.