Our Team Of Local Vancouver Dentists
Dr. Chris Lee
Dr. Chris Lee completed his Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy and was later awarded with Doctoral degree in Dental Medicine at the University of British Columbia. He is a registered dentist with the College of Dental Surgeons of B.C., B.C. Dental Association, and Canadian Dental Association and has been practicing in Vancouver and Burnaby.
Dr. Lee enjoys providing all aspects of general as well as cosmetic and implant dentistry and strives to deliver the highest quality care possible. Therefore, he is committed to continuing education and has been extensively involved in various dental study clubs. Dr. Lee has also completed the world renowned Dr. Ken Hebel’s implant core program and completed different levels of training in Invisalign. He is widely and actively involved in several distinguished dental associations such as American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) and Implant Dentistry (AAID) as well as Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). He shares his passion, knowledge and experience with fourth year dental students at the UBC Faculty of Dentistry as a part-time clinical instructor.
Outside dentistry, Dr. Lee loves to spend time with his wife Lauren and daughter Amber. His passion is watching and playing soccer but he also enjoys camping and photography as hobbies. Dr. Lee is fluent both in English and Korean.
Dr. Tony Gill
Dr. Gill has done much to assist in educating the public about dentistry, from being a featured guest on numerous radio and television talk shows to creating and hosting The Dental Show, a radio call-in program in Vancouver. He has been and continues to be an adviser, clinical tester and consultant for selected dental laboratories and dental materials companies. He is a technical adviser for dental office software.
Dr. Gill has been performing difficult cosmetic and surgical cases since 1996, combining his expertise in orthodontics, restorative & cosmetic dentistry and implantology to create natural smiles. Dr. Gill has worked with 11 different Vancouver and Lower Mainland dental offices last year, performing extractions as well as placing implants, bone grafting and assisting dentists in learning about new implant and restoration techniques.
Dr. Gill has been working with implants since 1993 and has taken many lectures and hands-on courses on implants, surgery and bone grafting, travelling to the US and to Germany to study with Dr. Paul Weigl at the University of Frankfurt School of Dentistry.
Dr. Carmen Cartier
Dr. Carmen Cartier has been a practicing dentist since 1974. She first came to Vancouver to practice general & family dentistry from the University of Alberta, and since her childhood in Northern Alberta she has spoken fluent French ever since. After practicing in Vancouver for over 3 decades, Dr. Cartier sold her own practice and moved on to teach at UBC. Her love for the art of dentistry and a desire to help people brought her back to general practice.
In her spare time, Dr. Cartier loves travelling and supports The BC Children’s Hospital through its Period of PURPLE Crying awareness program, knitting hats for newborns to raise awareness of Shaken Baby Syndrome. Her vast experience, careful bedside manner and gentle touch are some of the reasons why we are so thrilled to welcome Dr. Cartier into our family.
Dr. Ralph Stefani
After receiving his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Dental Medicine, Dr. Stefani dove into continuing education with an aim to help educate other professionals. He became a board eligible instructor for the International Association for Orthodontics and he is certified in laser dentistry. He is continuously advancing his knowledge in latest technologies and skills like Invisalign®. Dr. Stefani also focused on courses and professional development in traditional orthodontics and cosmetic dentistry and strives to offer you the most up to date treatments that are available. Dr. Stefani was born and raised in Vancouver and loves living in the Vancouver area. Together with his wife, he loves to spend time with their three grown children, riding his motorcycle, gardening,