Meet Our Team

We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive orthodontic care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding orthodontic experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


linda

Linda

Scheduling Coordinator

I joined the team in 2017. I will be the one who greets you when you come to our office.  I am responsible in helping all our patients and parents schedule their appointments.  I enjoy working with all our patients to make sure all their appointment needs are being met and am happy to assist in any way I can.  I love working each day with our great orthodontic family and see our patients' new smiles!!

In my spare time I love to travel with my partner Wolf, shopping and walking.  I have two beautiful fur babies, my cats that make me smile everyday!!


Arriane

Arriane

New Patient Coordinator

I joined the team in 2005. I schedule and assist all our new patients to the practice as well as those in treatments. In addition I assist the Doctors in our social media needs.  I enjoy interacting with patients and staff. The reason I love working with our doctors and the ladies is that over the years we have developed a strong relationship like a family, which allows us to work through our busy workday.

I enjoy family life, which is challenging and changing with two children and an Aussie. When time permits, I enjoy figure skating, downhill skiing, and volunteering with my daughter’s theatre group.


Kiersten

Kiersten

Office/Financial Coordinator

I joined the team in 2002 as a dental assistant. Currently, I manage the needs of the office to ensure we have a smooth running office for our patients, parents and our staff.  I take care of the financial arrangements and concerns for our patients’ treatments as well as accounting duties for the business. In addition, I take care of the needs of our schedule, website, and email systems. I enjoy watching our patients’ smiles evolve.  I love working with Drs. Chumak and Zhylich because they are simply the best!!   Dr. Chumak gave me a beautiful smile that I proudly display! It is a pleasure to spend the workday with our doctors and our awesome team.

In my spare time, I enjoy dancing, cooking, skating, and when possible, visiting my wonderful family in Florida.


Jennifer

Jennifer

Treatment Coordinator

I joined the team in 2017. I assist Drs. Chumak and Zhylich at our patient’s initial consultation. I inform patients and their families about their orthodontic treatment with regards to appointments, needed procedures, as well as coordinate consultations with other specialists that may be needed for treatment. I really enjoy working with both Dr. Chumak and Zhylich in helping start our patients on their orthodontic journey and seeing the end results.

I enjoy spending time with my wonderful family, my husband and my two children. In my spare time I enjoy biking, reading and eating!!!


Caroline

Caroline

Level II Dental Assistant

I joined the team in 2007. I assist Drs. Chumak and Zhylich with bonding braces as well as educate patients on how to take care of them. I also take diagnostic records, which involve X-rays, photographs, digital scanning and impressions. My favorite part of my job is getting to know our patients and seeing the beautiful results once their braces come off. I love working with my doctor and team because we all work well together in a positive atmosphere. We all want to provide excellent care to our patients and our doctors enable us to do that by keeping current with technology and continuing education. 

I am married and have a cat name Pete. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I love baking, cooking, reading, running, and travelling whenever I get the chance.


Dorsa

Dorsa

Level II Dental Assistant

I joined the team in 2016. As the Lab Coordinator, I assist Drs. Chumak and Zhylich and our hygienists in the operatory with a wide range of dental procedures, and sterilization. I also do diagnostic records and digital scanning. In addition I take care of all the work in the lab and fabricating retainers for our patients.  I love working with our team because they are committed to providing exceptional orthodontic care, and create for our patients a warm and welcoming environment.

In my free time, I love spending time with my boyfriend, great friends and my very active puppy Ramses.


Milva

Milva

Level II Dental Assistant

I joined the team in 2018.  As the Patient Flow Coordinator I assist Drs. Chumak and Zhylich to ensure that our schedule and the flow of our patients runs smoothly.  I also focus on our sterilization protocol to make sure our system continually meets and exceeds provincial standards.  I assist the Drs. and the hygienist during procedures as well as impressions and digital scanning.

Away from work I love spending time with my husband and three children that keep me really busy.


Johanne

Johanne

Registered Dental Hygienist

I joined the team in 2007. My responsibilities focus on clinical care and include appliance placement, removal, wire adjustments, impressions, and education. I really enjoy helping our patients achieve their new smiles! I carefully listen to the needs of each patient and make them feel comfortable in a caring environment. I love the fact that I can help the patients improve their self-esteem and hopefully make a difference in their life. I love being part of Drs. Chumak and Zhylich’s team because our office has a wonderful atmosphere from our caring doctors to our very knowledgeable staff. We strive to provide passionate, energetic, and fun-loving service to each patient with the highest level of care. 

On a personal note, I enjoy time with my family, listening to music, decorating, gardening, and walking my dog.


Christine

Christine

Registered Dental Hygienist

I joined the team in 2009. My duties include wire adjustments, fitting and cementing bands, appliances, impressions, placement, removal of brackets, and education about good oral hygiene. The most rewarding part of my job is being there from the day they get their braces on until that most anticipated day when the braces are removed. It’s great to be part of giving the patient a beautiful and healthy smile. I love working with Drs. Chumak and Zhylich and our staff because we have an amazing sense of teamwork and we work in a happy environment. We provide the best care for the patients. 

My free time is happily spent with my family and friends. I enjoy reading, travelling, outdoor activities, and shopping.