Our team shares a commitment to community and professionalism and we take pride in caring for our patients. Take a moment to get to know the people who will be caring for you.
Lucy joined Dover View Dental in 2008 after ten years of practice in Terrace as a certified dental assistant. She went to the Registered Dental Hygiene Diploma program at Vancouver Island University, where she received the Excellence in Clinical award. She graduated in 2008.
Lucy is an avid fitness enthusiast and enjoys hiking with her husband and their dog. She loves to travel, read, and relax.
Kat is from northern Ontario and lives in Nanaimo with her family. She graduated in 2005 from the Canadian Institute of Dental Hygiene in Hamilton, Ontario and joined Dover View Dental in 2006. Kat has additional training at the International Congress of Oral Implantologists on dental implant procedures. She strives to promote optimal oral and overall health with preventative dental care.
In her spare time Kat loves spending time with her Weimaraners, hiking and exploring trails on the Island, skiing, and snowboarding.
Lise grew up in Mexico and moved to Nanaimo in 1983. She holds a Dental Hygiene Diploma from the University of British Columbia Vancouver Community College (1987), a Bachelor of Dental Science (Dental Hygiene) (2013) and a BC Provincial Instructor Diploma (2014). A leader in the dental hygiene field, Lise has taken extensive continuing education and training and has received several awards for excellence and community service. She currently serves as a professor of dental hygiene at Vancouver Island University alongside her role at Dover View Dental. Lise is a member of the Upper Island Dental Hygiene Society, the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia, the College of Dental Hygienists of British Columbia, the Nanaimo Dental Hygiene Study Group, the British Columbia Dental Hygienists Society, and the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association.
In her spare time, Lise loves to travel and spend time with her husband, son, and daughter.
Sarah grew up in Nanaimo. She began her dental career here in 1999 when she worked at an orthodontic practice in town. She graduated from Vancouver Island University in 2003 with a Certified Dental Assistant Diploma, and then worked as a dental assistant in Victoria for three years. She returned to VIU to pursue an Arts and Science degree and transferred to the Canadian National Institute of Health in Ottawa to complete her diploma in dental hygiene with honours in 2009. She has practiced in Ottawa, the Kootenays, and Alberta. Sarah loves learning about dental science and sharing her knowledge to help her clients.
Sarah lives in Nanaimo with her husband and two sons. Her favourite things to do are spending time with her boys, travelling, and gardening.
Lyndi grew up in Alberta and moved to Nanaimo to join Dover View Dental. She began her career as a dental assistant and went on to attend Vancouver Island University, where she received a diploma in Dental Hygiene in 2014. She has practiced in Calgary and Vancouver Island.
Lyndi enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons. She loves being outdoors.
Karen is from Crofton and currently lives in Nanaimo with her husband. She has cared for patients as a dental assistant for over 30 years. She attended Malaspina University College and graduated in 1988 and is a member of the CDABC and the CDSBC.
In her spare time Karen likes camping, gardening, enjoying her backyard and spending time with her granddaughter.
Kelcey entered the CDA program at VIU after she graduated from high school. She graduated in 2010 with the Excellence in Chairside Assisting Award. She worked in Victoria until 2013, when she met her future husband and they moved to Nanaimo…five years later they were married!
Kelcey loves spending time with her friends and family fishing, camping, swimming or just hanging out.
Debbie was born in Comox and grew up near Qualicum Beach. She graduated from Malaspina College in 1980 and joined Dover View Dental in 2008. She has cared for many patients and their families in the Qualicum and Nanaimo communities.
Debbie is married and she enjoys camping, gardening, travelling, yoga, and fly fishing.
Alicia grew up in Parksville and lives in Nanaimo. She joined Dover View Dental in 2016. She went to Vancouver Island University and graduated in 2016. At school she received the preventative dental award for outstanding achievement in dental assisting with an oral hygiene focus.
In her off hours Alicia enjoys going to Blueback beach, yoga, cooking, hiking, and fishing.
Bonnie is a Nanaimo native and has been serving patients as a dental assistant for over 32 years. She went to Malaspina University College and graduated in 1986. She has practiced in British Columbia and Yukon and is a member of the CDSBC, CDABC, and ACOMS.
Bonnie is a dog lover who enjoys hiking and camping on Vancouver Island and spending time with family.
Sue was born and raised in Nanaimo. She has over 30 years’ experience serving patients as a dental receptionist. She loves to camp, travel, and spend time with her family and friends.
Heather joined Dover View Dental in 2012 as a receptionist. She has over 23 years’ experience as a dental receptionist.
Heather grew up on Vancouver Island and lives in Nanaimo. She’s married with two children and enjoys hiking, being outdoors, camping and spending time with friends and family.