Our Team

Our team at the Whitby Dental Centre!!!

Dr David L Ho 

Dr. David L. Ho is the dentist at Whitby Dental Centre...He is celebrating over 20 years of practicing dentistry! He stays current and involved by serving on the executive committee of the Durham Dental Society. His interests include tennis, chess and Arnold Swartzeneger! He is also a busy dad of 3 young children.

Dr. Ho graduated from Case Western Reserve University with Honors in 1993. He completed a post graduate internship at Saint Francis Hospital Medical Centre in Hartford, Connecticut in 1994. He has winning awards and honors from the American National Board, the North East Regional Board, and the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario. Dr. Ho currently is serving on the executive commitee of the Durham Ontario Dental Society.

Jaime (Certified Level II Dental Assistant)

Jaime is Dr. Ho's assistant.  She has many years of dental experience and helps keep Dr. Ho running on time. She is the blur you will see running around the office helping everyone!  She always looks forward to meeting our amazing patients, making their visit a fun and positive experience!  Be sure to ask her about her new addition!


Janalee (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Janalee graduated from Durham College for Dental Assisting and went on to graduate from St Clair College for Dental Hygiene in 2005.  She received the Merit Award for her graduating class.  Way to go, Janalee!  Janalee loves making everyones smile beautiful and teaching proper homecare.   She has worked with our team at Whitby Dental Centre since 2007.  Come and find out why she's had rave reviews from our patients!  In her spare time, she enjoys sewing, reading, gardening, cottaging, cooking, & of course posting and perusing on Pintrest!

Terri (Registered Restorative Dental Hygienist)

Terri is our resident dental guru!! She is a restorative dental hygienist who also teaches dental hygiene at several colleges! She has extensive experience and is constantly learning and updating her skills. She manages all that while chasing a busy little boy and baby daughter!

Karrie (Registered Dental Hygienist)

Karrie is a fantastic hygenist who enjoys making people smile not only with her hygiene skills but with her jokes and baking skills as well.  She is a big fan of cats, Dr. Who, and general nerdiness.  When you come in, be sure to ask her about her new addition!

Nicola (Registered Dental Hygienist / Certified Level II Dental Assi)

Nicola is a hygienist who faithfully practices what she preaches. Brush and floss daily-you bet! When Nicola isn’t helping her patients keep their smiles healthy you will find her spending time with her family or on a yoga mat practicing her latest pose!

Donna (Schedule Co-Ordinator)

Donna knows everyone and everything!!  We are blessed to know Donna!  She has been working with our team since 2004. She can answer your scheduling questions and has the ability to deal with even the most stubborn insurance companies!

Vanessa (Hygiene Co-Ordinator)

Vanessa is another friendly face you will see at our front desk.  After being a stay at home Mom for several years, she brings 10 years experience in the dental field and is extremely happy to have joined our family at Whitby Dental Centre!  In her spare time, she enjoys baking, crafting and movie nights with her husband and two kids.  Come on by and say hello today!

Irene (Hygiene Co-Ordinator)

Irene is one of the first bright and smiling faces you see when you come for your visit!  She is a busy and loving Mom of four kids!  Still she finds the time to crochet hats and baby blankets. Her certifications include Dental Office Administration and Dental Treatment Coordinator.

Thea (Administrator)

Thea is a computer whiz who keeps our office running with toner, gum and pats on the back! She also is a busy mom with 3 children and an amazing singer!