About Us

ABOUT US

Located in Campbell River BC, Discovery Passage Dental and Implant Centre supports dental care for our clients and their entire families. Dr. Chris H. Dennis and our entire dental team is dedicated to providing you with the personalized, gentle care that you deserve.

Your smile is our top priority, and our commitment to serving our patients means we provide you with information that will help you make informed decisions about your oral health needs.

  • Dr. Chris Dennis
    Dr. Chris Dennis
    Owner/Dentist
    Dr. Chris Dennis
    Dr. Chris Dennis
    Owner/Dentist

    Dr. Dennis graduated from the dental program at the University of Manitoba in 2006 where he also received his diploma in Dental Hygiene in 2001 and Bachelor of Science degree in 2006. He has taken many hours of continuing education over the years and has received Diplomate status through the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI). His passion is restoring patient’s function with dental implants but he enjoys all aspects of general dentistry. Dr. Dennis believes in ethical care and takes pride in treating others as he would want to be treated himself. When not at work, Dr. Dennis enjoys many activities including volleyball, skiing, gardening, hunting, and fishing. He loves live music, travelling, sportscars, NFL football, and spending time at his cabin on Upper Campbell Lake.

  • Lois
    Lois
    Treatment Co-ordinator
    Lois
    Lois
    Treatment Co-ordinator

    Lois is our treatment co-ordinator and will help you with all aspects of your treatment, from the process for dental implants to what your insurance plan covers.  When not at the office you can find her hiking the trails around Campbell River with her husband or cycling the Seawalk and Beaver Lodge Lands.

  • Haley
    Haley
    Receptionist
    Haley
    Haley
    Receptionist

    Haley is the newest member of our team and is the first face you see when you walk in the door.  She strives to ensure all patients receive a warm welcome and are well taken care of during their appointment.  In her spare time Haley enjoys family game nights and spending time outdoors fishing, hunting and camping.

  • Sarah
    Sarah
    Dental Hygienist
    Sarah
    Sarah
    Dental Hygienist

    Sarah graduated as a registered dental hygienist from Camosun College in 2010 and moved to Campbell River shortly thereafter.  She is very caring and precise when providing dental hygiene treatment and always tries to make sure her patients are comfortable.  She has completed many hours of continuing education and specialized training in the care of dental implants. When she is not working Sarah loves to spend time with her husband and their two sons.  She enjoys being active and many outdoor activities.

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    Jill
    Dental Hygienist
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    Jill
    Dental Hygienist

    Jill graduated as a registered dental hygienist from Vancouver Island University in 2009.  Over the past 10 years she has worked in a variety of dental offices. Her favorite part of being a dental hygienist is connecting with her patients and educating them on their oral health needs and coming up with a realistic home care plan.  When Jill is not working, she enjoys a healthy lifestyle which includes cooking, hiking, reading, and traveling.

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    Maja
    Dental Hygienist
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    Maja
    Dental Hygienist

    Maja has loved Campbell River with the view of the mountains and the sea since 1995.  She believes a major part of being a dental hygienist is aiding patients to achieve a higher plateau of oral health through education and motivation.  Besides her passion as a dental hygienist she enjoys cross country skiing, road biking, hiking, yoga and spending time with her family.

  • Ann
    Ann
    Dental Assistant
    Ann
    Ann
    Dental Assistant

    Ann has been a certified dental assistant since 1999 graduating from Malaspina University-College.  Quiet and calm, Ann is always trying to create a warm, caring atmosphere to make a visit to the dentist a comfortable one.  In her time away from the office Ann raises three beautiful children with her husband. She enjoys gardening, reading, and hiking the Kusam Klimb Trail with her dog Scout.

  • Debra
    Debra
    Dental Assistant
    Debra
    Debra
    Dental Assistant

    Debra is a certified dental assistant and her top priority has always been to ensure patient comfort and understanding of their treatment.  She is willing to learn and adapt her skills which keeps the dental field fresh and interesting. Outside of work Debra enjoys spending time with family and friends.  Her interests include genealogy, reading, scrapbooking, and handcrafts.

  • Katrina
    Dental Assistant
    Katrina
    Dental Assistant

    Katrina graduated as a certified dental assistant from Malaspina University-College in 2003.  She worked in the Comox Valley as a Dental Assistant and Treatment Co-ordinator until recently joining the team at Discovery Passage Dental and Implant Centre.  Katrina was born and raised in the Comox Valley and moved to the Campbell River area ten years ago.  She enjoys spending time with her young family, gardening and exploring Desolation Sound by boat

Staff photos courtesy of Erin Wallis Photography