Meet Our Team!
Neela OFFICE MANAGER
Neela graduated from Dental Assisting in 1999. While working in the dental field she completed a degree at the University of Manitoba in Environmental Science and Geology. She has worked in Orthodontics, Periodontics, Endodontics and General Dentistry. After doing Dental Assisting for 12 years, she joined Images Dental as the Office Manager, where she continues to enjoy her role. In her spare time, you can find Neela outdoors, or spending time travelling the world with her husband and 2 young sons.
Myra ACCOUNTS MANAGER
Myra is a former Phase 2 Dental Assistant from Red River Community College. She then completed Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Winnipeg. She retired from CIBC after 27 years and joined Images Dental Centre as the Accounts Receivables Manager right from the date it opened. In her spare time she likes to knit, crochet, quilt and do crafts. Her favorite past time is spending time with family, especially with her 4 grandchildren.
Michelle graduated from the University of Manitoba with both a Bachelor of Science degree and a diploma in Dental Hygiene. She joined Images Dental Centre in 2008 and has been in practice for over 20 years. She enjoys working with the team at Images as well as working with the latest in dental technology the clinic provides. When not at Images, Michelle enjoys spending time with her family at the bowling alley, soccer pitch or enjoying time outdoors at the cottage.
Terri graduated from Dental Hygiene in 1991 in Thunder Bay, Ontario, and joined the Images Dental Team in 2008. Terri is on the council and chair of the Practice Guideline committee for the College of Dental Hygienists' of Manitoba; as well as, a clinical instructor at the University of Manitoba, in the School of Dental Hygiene program. She is currently working on her BSc in Dental Hygiene and hoping to progress further with a Master's degree to start research with underserved populations and oral health. She enjoys spending time with her children and their sports, and setting goals to run a future marathon.
Christine graduated from the University of Manitoba's School of Dental Hygiene in May of 2012. She joined the Images Dental Team in September of 2012. She likes interacting with her patients and helping them achieve their oral health goals. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is a big fan of Netflix and going for hikes with her husband.
Kim graduated from the University of Manitoba’s School of Dental Hygiene in May of 2012, and joined the Images Dental team in August of 2012. I enjoy interacting with patients and teaching them about oral health. Outside of work I enjoy cooking, watching movies and exercising.
Amanda graduated from Dental Assisting in 2012 with Orthodontics. She then chose to continue her education and graduated from Dental Hygiene in April 2016. Amanda loves working with patients to achieve their optimal oral health. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and travelling.
Nina graduated from the University of Manitoba School of Dental Hygiene in May of 2012. She joined the Images Dental team in September of 2016. She enjoys being a part of a patient's journey to better oral health. In her spare time, you can find her at the gym or spending time with her husband.
Leanne DENTAL ASSISTANT/TREATMENT COORDINATOR
Leanne has been at Images Dental Centre since we opened in 2006. She is a Registered Dental Assistant. When she is not working, you will find Leanne camping, power walking, or sitting by her pool. She is married with 2 teenage boys.
Derian TREATMENT COORDINATOR
Derian graduated from Business at Red River Community College, with a focus in Human Resources. She is continuing her education part-time in the Business Administration Degree Program at the U of W. Derian strives to know the ins and outs and behind the scenes of the office and loves making the patients feel at home. She is currently in charge of marketing, where she enjoys the social media aspect. Derian is peppy, outgoing and will try to put a smile on anyone's face. Outside of work, you can find Derian reading, hanging out with family, or at the gym.
Jessica Dental Assistant/Treatment Coordinator
Jessica graduated Dental Assisting in 2014 from Red River Community College and joined the office right after graduation. She loves the versatility of working with the patients, both in the dental chair and at the front desk. She enjoys spending her spare time on her parents farm, being outdoors. Jessica loves to garden and bake, and is the Baker in the office for many events.
Hadeel Treatment Coordinator
Hadeel graduated from Herzing College in 2013 as a Medical Office Assistant. Hadeel worked in a Medical Office until she joined Images Dental Centre in 2016. Outside of work, Hadeel enjoys exercising, travelling, sightseeing, and of course spending time with her family and friends.
Linda DENTAL ASSISTANT
Linda graduated from Red River College in 1993 as a Registered Dental Assistant. She has completed continuing education modules in Orthodontics (1997), Advanced Assisting Skills (2000), and Preventative Scaling (2006). When not working, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Orlana Dental Assistant
Orlana is a graduate from Red River College in 1999 as a Registered Phase Two Dental Assistant. Orlana enjoys all aspects of dental assisting and especially strives to provide a fun, friendly and professional atmosphere. Her compassionate personality is evident to patients of all ages. She always seems to have a smile on her face and always goes out of her way to ensure a pleasant visit for her patients. When she is not taking care of patients, Orlana is busy with her husband and two young kids. She also enjoys gardening, dirtbiking, movie nights. and making people laugh.
Gabriela Dental Assistant
Gabriela graduated as a registered dental assistant in 2013. She enjoys traveling with her family, and in her spare time she enjoys the company of her family and friends.
Chelsea Dental Assistant
Chelsea graduated from Red River College as a Registered Dental Assistant, with specialized training in orthodontics. Chelsea is a huge reality TV fan and loves spending time with her friends, family and two dogs Harley and Lily.
Alana Dental Assistant
Alana graduated from the Dental Assisting Program at Niagara College in 2017. She moved to Winnipeg to join the Images Dental Team. She brings fresh dental knowledge as well as enthusiasm to our office. Outside of the office, Alana enjoys reading and going to the beach.
Laszlo IMAGES DENTAL TECHNOLOGY
I appreciate the opportunity to work with all the Dentists and staff at Images Dental Centre. I am happy to be part of the team that works hard to give patients the smile they desire. I am a registered dental technologist in the province of Manitoba and a member of American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. I believe in continuing education and attend courses and conferences on a yearly basis to keep up with current techniques and materials that the dental industry has to offer in my profession. I share all my joy and success with my wife and three children.
Shiva LUMINESCENCE DENTAL LAB
Shiva graduated with honors from the Northern Alberta Institute Of Technology, Dental Lab Technology Program. Since graduating, the majority of my experience in the dental field, has been in the fabrication of removable dental prosthetics. Specializing in Complete, Partial and Implant supported dentures. I have attended many courses and seminars and continue to do so in order to stay abreast of all the trends and technology currently on the market.
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