Sabrina is a new addition to our dental family and you will see her smiling face when you enter the office and she greets you at the front desk. Sabrina is originally from Toronto and, as a child, she had a dentist that she just loved visiting. He was gentle and caring towards all his patients and it made Sabrina certain she wanted to be in the dental field. At 17, she completed her training and became a certified dental assistant, however her placement was in a dental office as a receptionist. She enjoyed it so much that she stayed in the administration side of dentistry. Lucky for us! Sabrina met her fiancé, Cyril, in high school and they now live in Burlington. When not working, they enjoy walking, movies and watching TV.
Claudia has been with Bronte Village Dental since 1991, creating and maintaining wonderful relationships with her patients while taking care of their oral hygiene needs. Claudia was born in Germany, went to school in the States, graduating from State University in New York with an associate degree in dental hygiene. Claudia is very committed to stay current; she attends continuing education on a regular basis and is the recipient of the Hu Friedy Scaler Award for best clinical achievement. Claudia lives with her hubby and three children here in Oakville and in her spare time she is involved in several different types of fitness and loves singing. She sings with a variety of community groups.
Beatriz (Beth) Tobias
Beth was born in the Phillipines and was a practicing midwife there for two years before she moved to Saudi Arabia and worked as a dental assistant at King Saud University, in the College of Dentistry, for 20 years. Beth’s husband had his family here in Canada so they emigrated here in 2006, where she gained her Canadian certification to be a dental assistant. Beth loves her work and is always looking for extra ways to help. Her laugh is infectious and her kindness makes her an excellent dental assistant. Beth spends her time away from work with her husband and son.
Tabesha is the newest addition to our dental hygiene team and has been in dentistry for a total of 11 years. Originally, Tabesha was a chairside dental assistant. Her love of teeth and smiles, combined with her desire to help people and make them feel better, guided her into dental hygiene. Tabesha really enjoys educating her patients on how they can maintain their beautiful, healthy smiles for life. Tabesha lives in Mississauga and is the mom of two growing boys. Her oldest boy is involved in competitive dance and he’s really good!. Tabesha loves spending time with her boys. She also enjoys dance and travel and she’s a great addition to our team.
For those of you attending Bronte Village Dental for many years, Anna is a familiar face. Anna started her dental career as a dental assistant and, over the years, grew into the role of receptionist. Anna has been with Bronte Dental for even longer than Dr. Sarafov! She knows the practice so well that she’s indispensable to us all. She always has a smile and a kind word to greet you. When not at work, Anna loves traveling and spending time with her granddaughter.
Originally from Iraq, Soline moved to Canada at the young age of 10 years old. Always smiling with her beautiful dazzling pearly whites, she was a natural to pursue dental hygiene. Soline attended Stafford College of Health Care, Business Technology for Dental Hygiene. Now she works hard to help all her patients achieve optimal oral health and maintain beautiful smiles for life. Her hobbies are painting, drawing and sketching and in her spare time, Soline enjoys traveling and going to museums. This is when she isn’t busy preparing for her upcoming wedding, which is a year in the making!
Brenda greets you when you walk into Bronte Village Dental. Always smiling, Brenda will make your appointment or answer your questions. She joined Bronte Village Dental in 2015 and has many years of dental background to her credit. Born and raised in Burlington, Brenda has lived in Waterdown for 20 years with her family, which consists of her husband and two busy teenage girls. Five years ago Brenda got her motorcycle licence, as she and her husband owned Peak Powersports Dealership, and she and hubby often jetset all around Waterdown. Camping, biking and skiing are what keep Brenda busy when not at work
Debbi brings with her many years of experience in dentistry. She started in the clinical area of the dental office, then moved to reception, and on to teaching workshops and consulting. She has Joined the Bronte Village Dental team as Office Manager and is here to help our team and patients with any questions regarding treatment, insurance, financial arrangements, etc. Drop in or call with any concerns or queries! Debbi originates from Toronto and currently lives in Burlington with her husband, Bill. Whenever possible, they love entertaining friends and traveling.
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Denise is a fixture at Bronte Village Dental, for sure! She remembers everyone and always has a smile and laugh that are infectious. Denise did a co-op placement in dentistry in high school and that set her sights on her future career as a dental assistant. She became certified in 2010 at Medix College. She worked for a short time at a practice in Milton and has been with the Bronte Village Dental team for almost four years. You’ll often find Denise helping the girls out at the front desk when she’s not assisting. Denise recently married her teenage love, Jaime, and they live here in Oakville but have just purchased their first home and will be moving to Cambridge BUT, she promises she’ll always be here!.