Team Members

Kamloops Periodontist Team Member - 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.

Kamloops Periodontist Team Member - Amber


Certified Dental Assistant

Amber graduated from the Okanagan College in Kelowna as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2009 and can was drawn into the world of periodontics right from the beginning and now can only imagine working with Dr. Desai in helping patient’s save their teeth. 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. She has just returned from maternity leave with her first child Ella, who is curious and adventurous like her mama! She is outdoorsy, enjoys 4x4ing, camping and hiking.

Kamloops Periodontist Team Member - Sharon



Sharon has over 30 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 patients to make sure 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 grandchildren, camping and riding her bike.

Kamloops Periodontist Team Member - Brooke


Brooke graduated from the College Of New Caledonia in Prince George as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2019. Brooke jumped right into periodontics and is very glad she did! She is so very passionate about the speciality and enjoys the wonderful staff she works with. In her spare time Brooke enjoys exploring the outdoors by hiking and loves lifting weights at the gym. Brooke will always make sure the patients are happy and comfortable while in our office and is always there to answer any questions.

Profiles of Excellence

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Service With an Eco-Friendly Environment

It’s Better Being Green