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Meet the Team

We have a team of friendly and dedicated staff that is here to work with you and your family to provide a positive experience and comprehensive care with every visit. Get to know our team members!

Juvy – Office Manager

Juvy Dela Paz - Office Manager

Juvy is a bubbly, caring and warm person that has been working in the dental field for over 12 years. She has a very approachable personality and loves to help others. This trait really shines through as patients really love her and are always so happy to return to say hello.

Since 2006, she has been attending many courses, seminars, and training to enhance her knowledge in dentistry and helps patients with the utmost care.

She is married to Ed for over 12 years and counting:) and presently lives in Mississauga. She is the youngest in the family with 2 sisters and 4 brothers.

Her hobbies are playing organ and singing in the choir at her church.


“Great compassionate and professional service! Always friendly and great atmosphere as well!totally trust all my oral needs in their hands”

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Simran – Hygiene Co-ordinator

Simran -Receptionist and Scheduling Manager
Simran graduated from Sheridan College with an office administration-health services diploma. She is an outgoing person with a friendly personality. Her vibrant smile and friendly nature will be your first introduction to our office. With over 3 years of experience in administration, she is always ready to help you with your scheduling and insurance needs. Her smile and friendly banter bring enjoyment to both our patients and staff. She is fluent in English, Hindi, and Panjabi.

“Great team. They care and listen to you first. Dr. Rina is very professional and ensures she addresses to you the most important issues to you. There is a plan and a method to get you smiling better. Also, there is focus on dental hygiene and the clinic uses the latest dental equipments and technology to make your presence comfortable.”

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Janet – Dental Hygienist

Janet Okhayian - Dental Hygienist
Janet graduated from the dental hygiene program at George Brown College, Toronto in May 1999. Her 20 years of experience and skills as a gentle and thorough dental hygienist at this practice has been a major asset. Along with Dr. Rina Kotecha and the rest of the staff, she is part of what makes our practice patient-centric. She loves to educate patients about how their dental health impacts the whole body, and when you meet her, she might remind you, “People who have teeth live longer than those without teeth.” In addition to the joy she finds in helping her patients achieve healthier gums and teeth, Janet also enjoys swimming and playing with her kids in her free time, and she especially looks forward to meeting new patients like you.

Monika – Dental Hygienist

Monika -Hygienist
Monika is a registered dental hygienist with nearly a decade of experience working in private practice. Her gentle hand and thorough cleaning ensures all patients leave with a happy and healthy smile! Outside of work, Monika enjoys hanging out with friends and family. She has teenage twins and a little rescue dog named Daisy which all mean the world to her.


“The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. Dr Rina explained the procedure and answered any questions beforehand. I’d recommend the team!”

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Meet Dr. Rina Kotecha

Dr. Rina Kotecha is a graduate of the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. She possesses 19 years of expertise in the dentistry field specializing in general dentistry. She has further qualifications from the MGE Executive Training Program and Master Implant Training Program while holding certification in Soft Tissue Management Program by DenMat. She completed the Rondeau Seminars in Level I Orthodontics and she is an active member of the Ontario Dental Association and Ontario Dental Implant Network.