We are Dedicated to Your Dental Health
EXCELLENCE in dentistry is our passion. We will always treat every patient with respect and offer the highest quality care based on each patient’s needs and best interests. It’s amazing how much a beautiful and healthy smile improves your quality of life. Our dental team provides a comprehensive range of dental services. Our belief in continuing education keeps us up to date with the latest trends and technology.
Sajid (Saj) Syed
Dr. Syed graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in May 2003, associating with at a dental office in Estevan, Saskatchewan for two years before moving to Ontario.
In September 2005, Dr. Syed purchased a practice in Dunnville and has maintained the quality service that the Dunnville community has always enjoyed; as well as adding his own unique style and service level improvements.
In October 2009, Dr. Syed purchased Monarch Dentistry and is committed to providing the residents of St. Catharines and neighbouring communities excellence in dental care and the personalized service they deserve.
At home, he enjoys spending quality time with his wife and two children. Other interests include, physical fitness and in the warmer weather, he enjoys cycling.
Lynne joined the practice in 1999. She has a Bachelor of Science from University of Waterloo and a Dental Hygiene Certificate from Niagara College. She is experienced in working with people with special needs. Her friendly and calm approach facilitates her treatment of periodontal patients with moderate and severe dental anxiety. When away from the office, Lynne enjoys family time and her favourite recreational activity is golfing.
Shelley is one of our Registered Dental Hygienists who has over 20 years experience in the dental profession. After graduating as a Dental Assistant, she assisted for 5 years before deciding to return to Niagara College for their hygiene program. Most of her hygiene experience has been at this dental office, helping patients achieve their optimal dental health. She loves the opportunity to meet new people and ensure that their dental appointment is a positive experience. Shelley is married with two children, three grandchildren and two dogs, all of which
combine to keep her busy when not at work.
Practice Coordinator and Dental Assistant
Vicky brings 28 years experience to Dentistry Dunnville, joining Dr. Syed when he took over the practice in 2005. Working, living, and being trained in Dunnville, she enjoys being with the team and caring for the patients. She likes to relax spending time with her husband, Rick, son, Connor and their two cats.
Susan is a certified dental assistant. She graduated from Niagara College in 1989. She started working at this office that same year. The first 5 years she utilized her skills as a dental assistant then she changed to the business aspect of the practice. She enjoys working with the office team to help their patients receive the best dental care. She loves spending time with her husband and two children.
Donna graduated from dental assisting in 1987. She has been a treatment coordinator since Jan 2007. She enjoys building relationships with patients and keeping them informed on their dental health. At the hockey rink, Donna can be found walking the track or taking in a game. She enjoys baseball, volleyball and spending time with family and friends.
Kelly is a Certified Dental Assistant Level II and has been at Dentistry Dunnville for 4 years now. She graduated from Niagara College in Welland, and currently is a member of the ODAA (Ontario Dental Assistants Association) and has taken courses in assisting to place implants. She enjoys helping patients feel better about there dental health and smile! She also enjoys playing volleyball, baseball, soccer and relaxing at the cottage.
Sam joined our practice in August, 2015 after graduating from Georgian College with her advanced diploma in Dental Hygiene in December, 2014. She is originally from Caistor Centre, and is thrilled to be working with members of the community that she grew up with. Sam is a member of both the College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario and the Ontario Dental Hygienists Associstion. Her passion for dental hygiene is evident through her gentle, calming and encouraging demeanor. If she isn’t in the office, you can likely find her taking her Dachshund puppy, Toby for walks, spending time in the gym, or making memories with her two nieces.
Barb brings 15 years experience as a dental receptionist to our office. She enjoys greeting patients and helping them feel at ease when they come for their appointments. In her spare time she enjoys riding her motorcycle with her husband and spending time with her sons Tyler and Andrew.