Staff Members

Erin - Office Manager/Dental Assistant 

Erin graduated with a degree in Dental Assisting from Durham College in 1995. After completing her studies, she gained extensive experience in office administration and management. With over 15 years of experience in office management, Erin runs our office efficiently and effectively. She loves to interior decorate and her personal touches can be seen throughout our beautiful office space.  Erin loves spending time outdoors with her son Liam, playing team sports and relaxing by the water. Erin is a proud member of the Ontario Dental Assisting Association (ODAA).

Nikki - Dental Assistant 

Nikki was born and raised in Courtice, Ontario. She graduated in 2011 from Durham College with a degree in Dental Assisting (Level 2) and is a proud member of the Ontario Dental Assisting Association (ODDA). 

Outside of the office hours, Nikki enjoys swimming and playing with her little girl Dayne.

Nikki also loves to travel and shop. She can often be found touring Vegas or on a shopping spree in Buffalo. 

Renee - Dental Assisstant 

Renee is one of our incredible dental assistants. She proudly earned her level II assisting diploma from Durham College in 2016. Come for a visit and enjoy Renee's warm sense of humour and bubbly energy. In her personal time, Renee is a savvy Youtube creator, and photographer.

She has a passion for fitness, and food - especially sweets. Co-workers often find her sneaking treats out of the office candy jar! She is currently busy wedding planning with her fiancee Aidan.

Tina - Dental Administrator 

Tina lives in Courtice with her husband and two boys.  She graduated from the Toronto School of Business in 1999 with a degree in Dental Assisting and Dental Administration.  With over 15 years experience as a dental administrator, Prestonvale Dental is lucky to have her as part of our team.  In her spare time Tina enjoys spending time with her family, playing sports with her boys, shopping and cooking.

Breanna - Dental Administrator 

Breanna was born and raised in Oshawa. Growing up she was very active playing soccer, volleyball and rugby. She graduated from Trillium College in 2019 with a degree in Dental Assisting (level I) and decided to expand her dental experience in office administration.. Outside of the office, Breanna offers an eyelash extension service and in her personal time she enjoys going for walks, decorating for the holidays and hosting  events. She loves having family get-togethers to reconnect as her family has recently relocated to Perth, Ontario.

Kim - Dental Hygienist 

Kim attended Durham College in the Dental Assisting program in 1986 and returned to graduate with honours in the Dental Hygiene program in 1990. She was born and raised in Oshawa and remained in the Durham community to work and raise her four children. She enjoys treating patients of all ages and forms personal connections with their families. She is very attentive to the dental hygiene needs of her patients and takes extreme care in their overall health and well-being. In her spare time, Kim enjoys outdoor activities with her husband, children, and grandchildren at their trailer and boating in the Trent Waterways.

Shannon - Dental Hygienist 

Shannon attended Durham College where she completed the level II dental assisting and dental hygiene programs, graduating with honours in 2009. She is a proud member of the College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario (CDHO) and the Ontario Dental Hygienists' Association (ODHA). Shannon has been a member of our team since 2013. She takes great pride in providing gentle yet thorough care with each of her patients at their hygiene appointments. When she is not working you can find her enjoying time with her family and friends, especially with her husband and two girls. She can also be found enjoying a good book or spending time outdoors. If the weather is nice, you’ll likely find her in the City of Kawartha lakes, where she was raised. She looks forward to getting to know you and providing quality care, while making your experience as comfortable as possible. 

Hedi - Dental Hygienist 

Hedi graduated from Durham College in 2014, earning an Advanced Diploma in Dental Hygiene. She is a proud member of the College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario (CDHO) and the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA). In her spare time, Hedi enjoys cooking, reading and fitness. 

Jessica - Dental Hygienist 

Jessica completed her studies in Dental Hygiene and Chairside Dental Assisting at Trillium College. She is a self initiated Dental Hygienist and has been practicing for almost 10 years. Jessica has a special interest in patient education and infection control protocols. In her spare time Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband Chris and their two young boys, Josh and Nate.

Felyn Bantiyan (Dental Reception)

Felyn has been working with us for 3 years. She is a valued team member and keeps the office running smoothly.