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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

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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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Dr. Elaine Weismann

Dr. Elaine Weismann

Born and raised in Fredericton, Dr. Weismann first became interested in dentistry after getting braces as a teenager. She first completed her undergraduate degree at the University of New Brunswick, having graduated First Class Honours with a degree in Biology-Chemistry in 2016.

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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.

Josiannea

Josianne

Josianne is originally from Amqui, Quebec but has been in Fredericton since she graduated in 2003. She has a Diploma of Dental Hygiene from Edouard-Montpetit College in Montreal. In the profession, she defines herself as a passionate person, empathetic, gentle and meticulous. Josianne likes to achieve best oral health for each patient with individual treatment plans and goals. In her spare time, Josianne enjoys fitness, skiing, biking, climbing and hiking. She also loves painting and spending quality time with her two boys and husband.

Josianne est originaire d’Amqui mais demeure à Fredericton depuis qu’elle a graduée en 2003. Elle détient son diplôme D’Hygiène Dentaire du Collège Édouard-Montpetit dans la région de Montréal. Dans sa profession, elle se définie comme étant passionnée, emphatique, douce et méticuleuse. Josianne aime que ses patients atteignent la meilleure santé dentaire selon des plan de traitements individuels et objectifs réalistes. Dans ses temps libres, Josianne aime s’entraîner, skier, faire du vélo, l’escalade et la randonnée en montagne. Elle aime aussi peindre et passer du temps de qualité avec ses deux garçons et son mari.

Marie

Marie

Marie is originally from Dalhousie but has been in Fredericton for the past few years. She has a Diploma of Dental Hygiene from La Cité, the College of Applied Arts and Technology in Ottawa. Marie’s goal is to give her patients a calm environment and to pass on her knowledge about oral health so they can achieve their best oral hygiene. In her spare time, Marie enjoys the outdoors, hiking, snowshoeing and spending time with friends and family.

Marie est originaire de Dalhousie, mais elle habite à Fredericton depuis quelques années. Elle est titulaire d’un diplôme en hygiène dentaire de La Cité collégiale, le collège d’arts appliqués et de technologie à Ottawa. L’objectif de Marie est de créer un environnement calme pour ses patients et de leur transmettre ses connaissances sur la santé buccodentaire afin qu’ils puissent avoir la meilleure hygiène buccodentaire possible. Dans son temps libre, Marie aime la vie en plein air, les randonnées pédestres, la raquette à neige et passer du temps avec sa famille et ses amis.

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Jenn

Jenn comes from Newfoundland and has recently moved to Fredericton. She has a diploma in Dental Hygiene from Dalhousie University. Jenn defines herself as a passionate Hygienist, whose number one goal is to help her patient achieve optimal oral health. When not as work, Jenn enjoys spending most of her time outside. She enjoys running, hiking, kayaking and spending time with her husband and dog.

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Carole

Carole is originally from Petit-Rocher, NB and has been living in Fredericton NB since 2005. She graduated from College Boreal in Sudbury, Ontario with a diploma in Dental Hygiene in 2003. Carole has experience working in periodontal specialty practices for several years as a dental Hygienist. Carole believes that patient care is one of the most important aspects of her job. She is passionate about helping her patients achieve good oral health and focuses on building strong relationships with all her patients. Outside of work Carole has many activities including driving her Jeep through trails, camping, hiking, biking, and walking with her husband, family, and friends.

Carole est originaire de Petit-Rocher, NB mais habite à Fredericton depuis 2005. Elle a obtenu de son diplôme en hygiène dentaire du Collège Boréal de Sudbury, Ontario en 2003. Carole a travaillé dans des cabinets spécialisés en parodontologie pendant plusieurs années en tant qu'hygiéniste dentaire. Carole estime que les soins aux patients constituent l'un des aspects les plus importants de son travail. Elle est passionnée par le fait d'aider ses patients à atteindre une bonne santé bucco-dentaire en établissant une relation avec eux. Carole aime faire des activités de plein air, aller dans les sentiers avec son Jeep, faire du camping, de la randonnée, du vélo et des promenades avec son mari et sa famille.

Dental Assistants

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, daughter 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.

Krie

Kris

Kris is a graduate of Oulton College’s class of 2020. She draws upon her background in psychology and previous career as a licensed Practical Nurse to help make each patient’s visit as comfortable as possible. Kris is from a little area just outside Boiestown on the Miramichi River. When not working, Kris likes to be with her family, read, watch movies or just hang out with her dog, Macie.

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Jessica

Jessica lives in a little area just outside Boiestown, on the Miramichi River, where she was born and raised. She graduated from the Oulton College dental assisting program in 2020. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter and their dog. She also enjoys being outside enjoying the river with family and friends.

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.