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Meet the York Dental Team

We’re a small locally-owned dental practice, which lets us provide a high level of personal care for you and your family. We know quality service doesn’t come easy – it takes a lot of hard work, listening, and compassion to meet our patients’ needs. Our team always tries to do their best to keep your smile happy and healthy. Get to know us a little better!

Dr. Andrew Smyth

Dr. Andrew Smyth

Dr. Smyth comes from Edmundston and he loves being able to practice dentistry in his home province. He went to Acadia University, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Health Science in 2001 and went on to Dalhousie University where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2006.

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Dr. Enzo Mignacca

Dr. Enzo Mignacca

Bio coming soon.

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Dr. Abby Barton

Dr. Abby Barton

Dr. Barton is dedicated to making sure every one of her patients has an enjoyable experience and she always encourages open and honest communication.

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Dr. Andrej Boban

Dr. Andrej Boban

Dr. Boban is originally from Waterloo, Ontario. He went to the University of Waterloo, graduating in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science degree. After UW he attended the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Western Ontario, where he graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 2018. At Western he received the Schulich Scholarship.

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Hygienists

Michelle

Michelle

Michelle comes from Moncton but she calls Fredericton home. She has a Diploma in Dental Hygiene from Dalhousie University and a Bachelor of Arts from St. Thomas University. Michelle is a member of the New Brunswick and Canadian Dental Hygiene Associations and she is actively enhancing her skills through continuing education.

In her spare time, Michelle likes to walk on Fredericton’s beautiful trails with her husband and son or relax with at home with her cat, Peyton.

Amanda

Amanda M

Amanda Morehouse has been part of the York Dental team since 2012 and has shared many great experiences with patients and staff. Born and raised in Fredericton, she has a Diploma in Dental Hygiene from Dalhousie University and a Bachelor’s degree from St. Thomas University. She’s a member of the New Brunswick Dental Hygiene Association and the Canadian Dental Hygiene Association.

In her spare time, Amanda enjoys spending time with family and friends and getting involved in the many events and activities offered in Fredericton.

Amanda

Amanda B

Amanda comes from Saint John and lives in Fredericton. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from St. Thomas University, where she played varsity rugby, and a Diploma in Dental Hygiene from Dalhousie University. At Dalhousie she completed her Local Anesthetic Component and was an active representative for the hygiene class council from 2014 to 2016.

Amanda was the Fredericton Component Representative for the New Brunswick Dental Hygiene Association from 2017 to 2018. She’s passionate about interacting with patients and learning about their hygiene needs so she can help them improve their oral health. She loves having children in her chair and giving them a great experience!

Amanda loves gym training, playing golf and tennis, and spending time with her dog, Winston, husband, family, and friends. She’s interested in home décor projects and travel.

Trudi

Trudi

Trudi is a Fredericton native. She received her Diploma in Dental Hygiene from Dalhousie University in 1999 and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of New Brunswick. She’s an active member of both the New Brunswick Dental Hygiene Association and the Canadian Dental Hygiene Association. Trudi loves getting to know each and every one of her patients and helping them achieve optimal health.

Outside the office, Trudi enjoys spending time with her daughter, family, and friends, travelling, and spending time at her cottage.

Abby

Abby

Abby graduated with her Diploma of Dental Hygiene from Dalhousie University in 2018. Originally from Nackawic, Abby practiced in Halifax before moving back to Fredericton to be closer to home.

Abby is a member of the New Brunswick Dental Hygiene Association as well as the Canadian Dental Hygiene Association. Having known that she wanted to be a part of the profession at since an early age, Abby is passionate about getting to know each and every one of her patients and helping them to achieve their oral health goals.

In her spare time, Abby enjoys painting, traveling and spending time with her boyfriend Alex and their Labradoodle puppy Marvin.

Dental Assistants

Holly

Holly

Holly has been a Dental Assistant for over 15 years since studying assisting in Saint John. She’s originally from Newfoundland but now she lives in Fredericton Junction. She enjoys dental assisting and loves meeting and helping patients.

Outside the office Holly and her family enjoy the outdoors and keep busy playing sports. She has two daughters.

Alysha

Alysha

Alysha lives in Minto, where she was born and raised. She graduated from the Dental Assisting program at Oulton College in 2012 and has happily been a part of the York Dental team since then. Alysha loves building relationships with her patients and making them feel comfortable and up to date on how to take the best care of their oral health.

In her spare time, Alysha enjoys spending time with her hubby and their two dogs. She loves boating, fishing, and spending time with family and friends.

Krista

Krista

Krista graduated from the Academy of New Brunswick Dental Assisting program in 2002. Upon completion of her training, she returned to her hometown of Fredericton. Krista not only brings her experience in dental assisting to her role, but also many years of reception and administration skills. Krista spends her leisure time with her husband and children enjoying outdoor activities. She also likes to spend time reading which allows her quality time to relax.

Alesha

Alesha

Alesha graduated from Holland College in 1999 from the Dental Assistant program. She has two sons and one step-daughter. Alesha’s hobbies include all things outdoors, i.e. camping, hiking, boating and spending time with her family making memories.

What Alesha loves most about work is the patient interaction on a daily basis. She loves to learn new things, i.e. treatments, procedures/techniques to help improve patient care.

Kelcie

Kelcie

Kelcie is from Howland Ridge, NB. She graduated from the Dental Assistant program at Oulton College in 2012. Her favourite part of being a Dental Assistant is meeting new people and helping to succeed in their dental needs.

In her spare time, you will find Kelcie enjoying the outdoors and spending time with her friends and family.

Christy

Christy

Christy is born and raised in Harvey. She spent a year at St. Thomas University before going to Holland College for the dental assistant program in 2005. Her favorite part of the job is meeting new people and making them feel more confident in there smile. In her spare time Christy enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Janelle

Janelle

Janelle comes from Marion Bridge, Nova Scotia, where she was born and raised. She graduated from the CBBC Career College in Sydney, in July 2019, and completed her on-the-job training at York Dental to become a Dental Assistant. She loves helping her patients learn important lessons about their oral health.

She lives in Fredericton with her boyfriend, Travis, and their cat, Belle. Her hobbies include hunting and fishing with Travis, baking, and hanging out with Belle.

Office Team

Shauna

Shauna – Doctor Coordinator

Shauna was born and raised in Minto and lived for a time with her family in Moncton before returning to the Grand Lake area. She loves the outdoors and anything near the water.

Shauna has built her career in office and administration roles. She loves to meet new people – this is why her role at York Dental is perfect for her.

Jessie

Jessie – Hygiene Coordinator

Jessie lives in Fredericton, born and raised. She graduated in 2014 from the Dental and Medical Administrative Assistant program at Atlantic Business College. She has worked with the public for many years and thoroughly enjoys working with the public and helping people.

Jessie enjoys being on the go. She spends part of her spare time building a healthy lifestyle and loves being able to enjoy all outdoor activities with her friends. Her other love is being with her family, particularly at the family cottage, in the summer.

Ashley

Ashley - Receptionist

Ashley is from Rusagonis, New Brunswick. She graduated from the Dental and Medical Administrative Assistant program at Atlantic Business College in 2011. She loves meeting new patients, has extensive customer service experience and feels her position as receptionist is the perfect role for her.

Ashley has two young children, a son and a daughter. She enjoys spending her spare time with her husband and children camping, fishing and four wheeling.

Shashawna

Shashawna – Front Desk

Shashawna comes from the Oromocto area. She has many years of experience in administration and takes pride in providing a positive and happy experience for patients.

Outside work, Shashawna enjoys adventuring in the outdoors, and most of all spending time with her husband and their three children.

Cathy

Cathy – Practice Manager

Cathy is a New Brunswick native with many years of Human Resources and leadership experience across the hospitality, I.T., and telecommunications industries. She joined York Dental in 2015 and has truly enjoyed working with Dr. Smyth, the associate dentists, and the talented professional team who work together to provide exemplary dentistry in a professional, respectful environment.

Cathy obtained her Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation in 2003 and has been a member of the New Brunswick CPHR chapter since 1997.

She’s married to Bob and they have one son, Jordan. Outside the office, she enjoys spending the summers with her family and friends in the Village of Gagetown, and to truly relax, she loves to ride her Harley Fat Boy.