Our Friendly Team

Dr. Peggy Wong, DDS


Dr. Peggy Wong graduated from the University of Toronto in 2001.  Since graduation, she has pursued one year of general practice residency at Kaleida Health Buffalo General Hospital. She then practiced dentistry in the Greater Toronto Area and has pursued extensive continuing education courses, including a 2 year part-time residency program for surgical and prosthetic implant dentistry at the University of Toronto. She is also a Credentialed Staff at the Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Laurie Houston, DDS


Dr. Laurie Houston, who jonied our practice in August of 2013, graduated from U. of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry in 1985.  Up until Dec of 2011, she ran her own full-time practice in Bracebridge, Ontario.  Dr. Houston has been to Belize and the Dominican Republic on volunteer dental missions.  She has also flown up to work in native reserves in Northern Ontario.  She lives in Gravenhurst with her husband Frank & puppy Georgie.


Dr. Michael Lung, DDS, MSc


Dr. Mike Lung graduated from the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University. He also earned a Masters degree at McMaster University. Dr. Lung is excited to help all his patients achieve their optimal oral health through an approach that is friendly, comfortable and gentle. He prides himself on talking to and understanding his patients’ individual needs, so they can receive care that is the most personalized and beneficial for them. When not in the office, he enjoys traveling, photography, playing music and trying different foods.

Dr. Michael Chow, DDS, MSc
(Dental Anaesthesia) FADSA


Dr. Michael Chow holds a Masters in Dental Anaesthesiology and is one of the few dentists in our province who holds a Board Certified Dentist-Anaesthesiologist specialty status in this area of expertise. Dr. Chow graduated from the University of Toronto in year 2000.  In addition to providing dental and anaesthetic care, Dr Chow is actively involved with clinical education at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. He currently teaches dental Anaesthesia to both the undergraduate class and Anaesthesia residents in the graduate program.

Elizabeth Pauk
Registered Dental Hygenist


Elizabeth is a 1987 graduate of the Dental Hygiene program at George Brown College in Toronto. With over 25 years of dental hygiene experience, Liz continues to keep pace with the ongoing changes in her profession to help educate our patients with current information regarding their oral and overall health. She is an upstanding member of the CDHO, CDHA and ODHA. Liz is one of the more familiar faces in our office who always greets you with a cheerful smile.

Megan Balske
Registered Dental Hygenist


Shannon Gilbert
Registered Dental Hygenist


Brenda Birch
Clinic Co-ordinator



Desiree Vandekleut
Clinic Co-ordinator


Desiree has joined our team for more than 20 years. She started as our dental assistant and then moved to our reception. She has a kind personality and has great rapport with all of our patients. She enjoys biking, running and skiing.

Karina Ramey
Clinic Co-ordinator / Certified Dental Assistant


Karina is a great addition to our team. She is our clinic co-ordinator as well as our level II dental assistant. Karina was born and raised in Orillia. She is a graduate of Georgian College in Orillia. Karina has an outgoing and cheerful personality. She is extremely sensitive and is there to answer all of your questions and make you feel at ease.

Patti Tucci
Certified Dental Assistant


Patti is a Level II Certified Dental Assistant and has been helping us for over 35 years. She is very sensitive and caring to our patients. She enjoys gardening and reading in her spare time.

Teresa Maloney
Certified Dental Assistant



Hayley Stadelbauer
Certified Dental Assistant



April Reid
Certified Dental Assistant



Alysa Harrington
Certified Dental Assistant



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340 Mississaga St. West

Orillia ON L3V 3C1


Tel: 705.325.7292

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