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We know that dental visits can cause anxiety and be uncomfortable for some of our patients. From your first phone call, we want you to feel comfortable knowing that your care and comfort are our first priority. As our patient, we want you to feel like part of our family; we are your partner in your oral health journey.
Dr. Elaine Li
Dr. Elaine Li graduated in 2008 from University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry. Prior to that, she pursued an Honours Bachelor of Science degree (graduated with Distinction) and a Master of Science degree from University of Toronto. Dr. Elaine enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and is honoured to be able to serve the Downsview community. She believes that knowledge is empowering, and trust builds long lasting relationships. Therefore, she is dedicated to making sure patients understand their oral health conditions and treatment options. Dr. Elaine and her team are extremely excited to add digital intraoral scanning and Invisalign to the many services they provide
Outside of work, Dr. Elaine dedicates her time raising her daughter and giving back to the community by volunteering in several different capacities, include helping out in her daughter’s Beavers Scout group, working in a community garden, and teaching toddlers in her church. Dr. Elaine also enjoys a variety of hobbies in her leisure time. You will find her engaging in many kinds of outdoor sports and activities all year round, but she also loves to read, cook, bake, and arts and crafts.
Dr. Clara Kim
Dr. Clara Kim grew up in Mississauga and recently completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree at the University of Toronto. During her dental education, Dr. Clara has encountered complex cases in restorative dentistry and prosthodontics and has gained experience in management of patients with various needs. In addition, Dr. Clara has worked on many research projects in pediatrics, restorative dentistry, and endodontics. She has been involved with the Alpha Omega Toronto, Dental Outreach Global Services, and Oral Health Total Health organization. Out of school, Dr. Clara enjoys spending time camping, exercising, and playing violin.
She is very excited to join the team and looks forward to meeting you!
Daryl began her dental career in the Philippines and enrolled in the Dental Assistant Program (Anderson College Levels I and II) to pursue a degree in Canada. Daryl started her career with us as a Dental Assistant in February 2020. Outside of work, Daryl loves to spend time with family and friends, as well as watch movies on Netflix and YouTube.
Pauline is our Level 2 Certified Dental Assistant. She is currently studying to become a Dental Hygienist. Keele Grandravine Family Dental has enabled her to pursue her interests in the medical field. Pauline is always enthusiastic about making patients smile and is very detail oriented to ensure patients receive the best care possible. Her professional experience further enhances her passion in promoting oral health and hygiene to our patients. When Pauline is not at the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also loves arts, crafts, calligraphy, decorating, cooking, and baking.
Toom is our Certified Dental Assistant. She is from Thailand and came to Canada in 2011. She graduated from George Brown College in Toronto in 2014. She is a member of the Ontario Dental Assistants Association (ODAA). She also works in a laboratory as a medical technologist. Toom always enjoyed working in the health field because she grew up in a healthcare family.
In her spare time, she enjoys watching movies with her husband and hanging out with her friends. She loves sports and travelling.
Daisy is our Certified Dental Assistant. She migrated to Canada in 2009. Canada gave her an opportunity to study to be a Dental Assistant. When she finished school, she came to work here and is very excited to be a part of Keele Grandravine Family Dental.
Sheena is passionate about being a dental assistant. With previous experience as a nurse working in the Philippines, she has extensive experience focusing on the needs of her patients and making them comfortable and at ease.
After her move to Canada, she went back to school and took Medical Administration and Dental Assisting. Through hard work, perseverance, and determination she was able to work and study to achieve her goals.
Sheena is motivated by her love of learning and growing her skills in her chosen profession. She is an asset to our team here at Keele Grandravine Family Dental.
Her words of inspiration: I encourage you to fight for what you desire and believe in because nothing great comes easy but with hard work and faith everything is possible.
Outside of work, Sheena loves to read books, cook, watch TV, and most importantly spend time with her family.
Monica is a Registered Dental Hygienist and she feels privileged to be a part of the Keele Grandravine Family dental team. She is a member of the Canadian Dental Hygiene Association and the College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario.
Monica’s goal as an R.D.H. is to assist all people to achieve their optimal oral health through education and clinical practice.
Some of her duties in the office include exposing radiographs, teaching appropriate brushing and flossing techniques, performing routine cleanings, and assisting with periodontal maintenance.
In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, being outdoors, and spending time with family and friends.
Rachel will always greet you with a warm smile when you come to Keele Grandravine Family Dental. She grew up in the Northern part of the Philippines, and along with English she can speak Ilokano and Tagalog. Her family loves camping and she loves to cook and bake for them.
Patient Services Coordinator/Receptionist
Narita has been working as a Patient Services Coordinator for 5 years. She is committed and dedicated to helping patients book their appointments, submit claims, follow up on insurance and payments. She makes sure to answers all patients’ questions regarding their treatment concerns. When she is not working in the office, Narita enjoys spending her time with her family watching Netflix at home. She also loves taking care of her vast collection of indoor plants.
Casandra is a recent graduate from the Medical Office Administrative program at Seneca College. Given the opportunity to learn and become a part of Keele Grandravine Family Dental has been an incredible journey for her thus far. Casandra answers emails, calls, assists patients with completing forms and booking appointments among other services to assist our patients. Casandra has acquired a significant amount of knowledge and skill in her time as part of the team. She is focused on building on what she’s learned in order to better assist you. When she is not in the office assisting patients, Casandra enjoys spending quality time with family, watching documentaries, and reading a good book.