Our Team

The Treatment Coordinators


Michelle Laperriere
Michelle
New Patient Coordinator and Business Operations Associate

Michelle graduated from Niagra College after completing Dental Hygiene in 2005. Michelle joined our practice in 2010 as a dental hygienist, and is now enjoying her new role of New Patient Coordinator and Business Operations Associate.

In 2012 Michelle completed a course in Functional Occlusion at the Dawson Academy in Saint Petersburg, Florida. She has taken courses in Advanced Periodontics, Infection Control, and Oral Cancer Screening over the past few years. Most recently she has had training in JVA/JT technology. She is a member of the CDHO and CDHA.

 

The Admin Team


Tasha Ruznisky
Tasha Ruznisky
Hygiene Scheduling Coordinator

Tasha has obtained her Level 2 dental assisting diploma in 2008. She is happy to be a part of the hunter dental family and enjoys working the front line of the office and getting to interact with the patients. Tasha is very proud mom of 2 and enjoys spending time with her family.

 

Pav Bahia
Pav Bahia
Treatment Coordinator

Pav joined our office in 2017. She graduated from York University with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology/Law   Society in 2006. She went on to graduate from Regency Dental Hygiene academy in 2011. Pav had over 15 years of dental experience including over 5 years in dental hygiene.

Her position with our office is that of a Treatment Coordinator. This is an exciting experience for her as she constantly looks for new challenges in the dental field. Pav is keen to make the patient consultation experience exceptional with a caring and comfortable approach for all of our patients.

She has taken various continuing education courses in Infection Control, Documentation and Recordkeeping, Advanced Periodontal Instrumentation Techniques and most recently in Treatment Coordinating.

Pav enjoys working out, hot yoga and reading. She is a member of the CDHO and CDHA.

 

Sandi Kaur
Sandi
Restorative Coordinator and Scheduling Manager

Satinder (Sandi) Kaur has been at the practice for over 12 years. She began as Dr. Hunter's dental assistant, then moved on as our restorative coordinator and has now been promoted to Restorative Coordinator and Scheduling Manager.

Sandi takes pride in her ability to explain comprehensive dentistry to our patients and assist them to achieve their dental goals. She works closely with the patients and dentists to create an individual treatment plan with which each patient will be comfortable. As treatment coordinator, Sandi acts as the treatment advocate with insurance companies to help each of our patients receive the most support available.  In addition, Sandi can assist in all financial arrangements regarding your treatment plan.

Sandi recently completed training in JVA/JT technology.

 

The Hygienists


Natalie Matwichuk
Hygienist
Natalie

Natalie began working at our office in 1997 as a dental assistant. She then successfully graduated from Dental Hygiene at Niagra College and has been a hygienist since 2001.

In 2012 Natalie completed a course in Functional Occlusion at the Dawson Academy in Saint Petersburg, Florida. Most recently she has taken courses in Oral Cancer Screening, Infection Control, Advanced Periodontics, and Adult Education. She is a member of the CDHO, CDHA and a peer mentor for the CDHO.

 

Kelly Louca
Hygienist
Kelly

Kelly joined our office in 2014. She graduated from York University in Kinesiology in 2002, and went on to complete Dental Hygiene at George Brown College in 2004. Kelly is married and mother to two boys. She enjoys everything sports related, from watching to playing, and being outdoors.

Kelly has recently completed courses in Periodontal Regeneration, Current Trends in Nutrition and Oral Health, and Infection Prevention and Control. She is a member of the CDHO and CDHA.

 

Marta Staszuk
Hygienist
Marta

Marta joined the practice in 2014. She has worked as a Dental Hygienist since graduating from Toronto College of Dental Hygiene and Auxiliaries in 2007. Marta has had the opportunity to work in BC and Alberta before returning to Toronto in 2012. That is where she took a liking to yoga, paintballing, and making her own wine. She is passionate about oral health and looks forward to sharing her knowledge with you.

Marta is a member of the CDHO and CDHA.

 

Jayne Kelland Johnston
Hygienist
Jayne Kelland Johnston

Jayne is part of our team of hygienists. She is graduated in 2004 with honours from the dental hygiene program at Georgian College. Jayne takes pride in her attention to continuing education. Jayne balances a busy life of volunteer educational activities and promotion of oral health.

She is an active member of the ODHA and CDHO

 

The Dental Assistants


Janine Quimosing
Janine Quimosing
Dental Assistant

Janine joined us as a dental assistant with over 20 yrs experience. Her skills and approach to help out always and do what is best for everyone has made her a valued member of our team. Janine wants you to know that she also speaks Filipino and Arabic.

 

Jennifer Jollymore
Dental Assistant

Jennifer joined our team in 2017 when she moved back to her home province, Ontario. Jennifer brings an enthusiasm and professionalism that elevates your dental experience. She graduated from Confederation College in 1996 as a Certified Dental Assistant and went on to complete her CDA level II.

Hiking and downhill skiing are among her favourite things to do and she loves to be outdoors, as long as it isn't too cold!

Jennifer is a member of the Ontario Dental Assistants Association (ODAA).

 

 

 

 

Search for Dental Topics

 

New and Prospective Patients

 

Request an Appointment

 

Virtual Consult

 

Tell Us How to Make
Your Visits Exceptional!

 

Dental Emergency

 


 

Markham's Dentist
of the Year

Markham Economist & Sun's Reader's Choice Award

Congratulations to Dr. Rory Hunter who was awarded Markham's Dentist of the Year for three consecutive years.


 

Patient Choice
Award Winner

Top 10 Dentistry Clinics in Markham

Hunter Dental & Associates was also voted one of the Best Markham, ON clinics in Dentistry (Verified by Opencare)