Michelle started Pacific Denture Centre in 2004. She started her career in Edmonton, where she started and ran a practice for several years before moving to Parksville after a family vacation to the area. She instantly knew that Parksville was the place to live and raise her daughter Kristen.
Michelle has a long history in the denture profession; coming from a family of denturists, she has been working and involved in the industry for most of her life. Michelle has a passion for technology and client care, and she enjoys the close relationships she has built with her clients over the years.
Michelle is one of the five Canadian denturists to travel to Schaan, Lichtenstein to be trained as a BPS instructor. She has been teaching at Ivoclar North America, a leading dental company, for over twelve years. She has had the opportunity to teach and learn from other denturists worldwide. You will enjoy Michelle's warm nature and the beautiful custom smiles she can
create for you.
Allan joined Pacific Denture Centre in 2012 after selling a successful practice in Victoria. Allan graduated from NAIT in 2005 with honours. He is passionate about health and wellness and is an accomplished Tri-athlete and martial artist. Allan believes that a person's health is largely related to their ability to eat properly, thus his focus leans towards providing implant denture treatments that will change your chewing ability and improve your quality of life! Allan has attended countless seminars and courses on implant denture solutions. Do not miss an opportunity to meet with Allan and discover options that will work for you!
As a denturist, Regan is following the footsteps of her Grandmother, a denturist and pioneer in the denturist profession from Calgary, AB. She knew from a very young age, when she would spend time at her Grandmother's clinic that she was going to pursue denturism as a career. As soon as Regan graduated from high school, she attended NAIT and completed the denturist program in 2014. Regan found herself drawn to Vancouver Island for its beauty and nature. Regan is a new and welcome addition to Pacific Denture Centre and her passion and enthusiasm for her profession and her patients will make her a great
addition to the team.
Denturist Manager, CDA
Sandra, a former dental assistant, brings over 28 years of experience to our office. Sandra has been with Pacific Denture Centre for almost 9 years and is well versed in all areas of the practice. Sandra is your go to girl for any questions that you may have regarding our office and/or your treatment.
Sandra is always ready to greet you with a warm smile and she never forgets a face or a name! Sandra enjoys gardening, outdoor activities and spending time with her family. Sandra will ensure your experience is the absolute best.
Office Manager Nanaimo, CDA
Jeanine is the newest member of our team, a graduate of the 2013 VIU Dental Assisting program. She has a diverse dental background since her graduation of the program. She has worked in oral surgery, at general dentist practices and has a wide knowledge of dental reception and treatment coordination.
Raised on Vancouver Island, Jeanine and her son Jaiden enjoy spending time with family and friends, biking, surfing or skipping rocks at their local beach.
Jeanine can be found at our Nanaimo office helping our patients transform their smiles and live a happier, healthier life!
Senior Lab Manager
Evelyn was born and raised in Nanaimo, BC, and has spent the past 26 years in the dental field, starting in 1989, in a crown and bridge/denture lab for the first 9 years, and then as a lab tech in a denture clinic for the later years, she loves seeing the joy on a patients face as they leave with a new smile and confidence that can ultimately change their lives. Evelyn has a passion for the outdoors, she likes fishing, camping, motorcycle dirt/street
riding, and loves to travel.
Office Manager Parksville
Amanda started with Pacific Denture Centre in January 2016, with over 10 years in the dental industry she is always ready to welcome you with a warm smile and excellent patient care. Amanda has a strong educational background in medical and dental office management (graduating with an honours diploma); she is sure to impress you with her knowledge and efficiency.
In her spare time, you will find her sitting at the beach enjoying life, spending quality time with her family and friends and, on occasion, indulging in a little off-road 4x4ing with her husband Mike!