Meet the Team
One of the things you’ll notice about our Guelph dental office is how long our staff has been working with us. Not only does this reflect how much we love our jobs, it also shows how much we love our patients. Many of our staff have been here for more than 5, 10, and even 15 years!
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Nelly, Office Manager
Nelly treasures working with the wonderful team at Uptown Guelph to ensure that patients leave our office happy with their dental work. She loves helping create beautiful smiles, relieves pain, and improving patients’ oral health.
Nelly is happily married with two beautiful daughters and an adorable dog, Bruno. She speaks Spanish fluently. She enjoys spending time with her family, biking, indoor rock climbing, and reading. Nelly lives by the golden rule: treat others the way she wants to be treated!
Kelly, Dental Hygienist
She is a mom of 2 great daughters. Kelly’s hobbies include quilting, woodworking and antiquing. She also takes to the outdoors for skiing, snowshoeing and long walks.
Shelley, Dental Hygienist
Outside of the dental office, she likes to spend time with her growing family of children and grandchildren. Shelley also has a zest for travelling and experiencing new sights, exploring small villages, meeting new people, and trying different foods. Photography and interior decorating are two of her creative hobbies.
Jenessa, Dental Hygienist
Her hobbies include volleyball, snowboarding, sports, music and watching movies. She enjoys spending time with family and friends. Jenessa is currently happily on maternity leave with her amazing son, Clark!
Shereen, Dental Assistant
Shireen joined Uptown Guelph family a year ago and is happy to be a part of such a wonderful team. Her motivation and passion come from her interactions with patients, she strives to practice with utmost professionalism to provide them with the best care.
Outside the office, Shireen is a wife and a mother to three lovely daughters, and a son. She is fluent in Arabic. Shireen loves to swim, watch movies and travel with family to explore new places and cultures.
Carolina, Dental Assistant
Liz, Front Desk
She has enjoyed getting to know our patients over the years and cultivating caring, supportive relationships with each of them. Seeing the younger patients become wonderful adults is particularly rewarding for her!
Liz likes to spend time with her family, and to take long trail walks with Maya, her dog. She enjoys gardening and growing vegetables and collecting antiques with her husband. She is active on her small village’s committee, helping fundraise, promote local businesses and artisans, and give back to the community with family fun days and other great events. Additionally, she is active in her church.
Sofia /Dental Assistant
Sofia’s commitment to her work reflects not only in her technical skills but also in her compassionate approach, making her a valued member of the dental community. As she continues to grow in her profession. Sofia not only excels in chairside assistance but also plays a pivotal role in the modernization of dental practices. She collaborates seamlessly with the digital dental lab within her office. Her proficiency in leveraging digital technologies enhances the precision and efficiency of dental procedures. Sofias ability to integrate traditional dental care with cutting-edge digital solutions showcases her adaptability and forward-thinking approach in providing comprehensive oral healthcare services.
Aman, Administrative Assistant
Erica, Administrative Assistant
Kharina, Administrative Assistant
Kharina completed her college education with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, specializing in Management. Despite having no experience in the dental field, Kharina is enthusiastic about learning and exploring the dental world to gain new experiences.
She finds joy in helping patients and always ensures that they receive the best quality service that exceeds their expectations. She believes that patients who are happy have the best smiles.