Team Members


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.


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.

Profiles of Excellence

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Service With an Eco-Friendly Environment

It’s Better Being Green