MEET THE TEAM
DAWN Dental Hygienist
Dawn has been with Dr. Desai since 2006. She has over 20 years experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist. Dawn's enthusiastic, energetic & she thinks of her job as a daylong "coffee break." She loves her profession and understands the importance of overall dental health. Dawn strives to make every patient experience an enjoyable one. She has two young adult children who have avid interests in music. She spends most her time attending her children's many music concerts and volunteers at her church and school. Dawn enjoys listening to music, playing instruments, dragon boating, singing and all types of dancing, especially ball room dance.
HOLLY Certified Dental Assistant
Holly graduated from the Okanagan College as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2006. Holly’s experience in dentistry is extensive having worked in both general practice and in the specialty of oral surgery and now periodontics. Her fun, fresh approach will assist her in making patients feel comfortable and at ease while in the chair. She’s looking forward to being part of the team and believes in making the patients’ experience exceed their expectations. Holly is the mother of two beautiful children and when not working she can be found enjoying the outdoors, gardening, camping or biking. She also enjoys yoga and crafting with her kids.
AMBER Certified Dental Assistant
Amber graduated from the Okanagan College in Kelowna as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2009. She has invaluable experience in periodontics having worked previously with a periodontist in Kelowna prior to joining Dr. Desai’s team. Amber’s knowledge and experience will provide her with a clear and concise understanding of the patient’s needs in order to ensure they’re comfortable at all times. Her friendly and welcoming personality makes her approachable and easy to talk to. Amber was recently married and has a cat named Chloe. She loves the outdoors so when she’s away from the office you can find her enjoying camping, gardening, snowboarding, dirt biking & 4x4ing.
Sharon has over 21 years' experience as a dental receptionist. In addition to her years of experience and knowledge, she is familiar with all aspects of treatment planning including scheduling and is most familiar with dental plan procedures and protocols. She works closely with all staff members to make sure every patient’s know their needs are her primary goal. Sharon is married and is the mother to three grown boys. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her grandson, sewing, scrap booking and she loves watching hockey, football and rugby.