Meet Our Team

Our Dental Team

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly experienced team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual and tailor each treatment to your specific needs.  As part of our commitment to providing personalized attention to every patient we encourage communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care and that we value the trust you have placed in us. If there is anything we can do to make your time with us more comfortable please don't hesitate to ask!

Dr Brent Hehn, BSc, MSc, DMD

 Dr Brent Hehn has been practicing dentistry since 1996 when he graduated from UBC with combined DMD/ M.Sc. degrees. He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and the Canadian Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. After graduation he began taking advanced courses in Root Canal Treatment and attending various Study Clubs to further improve his knowledge and skill level.

Since coming from Chilliwack to practice in Burnaby in 2004 he has been a member of the PERC advanced esthetics-restorative study club under the tutelage of Dr Bruce Kleeberger. Current Continuing Education studies include courses in Occlusion and Orthodontics to increase his knowledge in these areas.

He welcomes challenges and is constantly seeking new knowledge, not just in Dentistry but in all aspects of life. He is a member of the Burnaby Rotary club and volunteers regularly in South America. He is married to Dr Mehrnaz Izad and is a father to two bright and busy children. The family enjoys participating in the plentiful outdoor activities available in our beautiful city.

Darlene has been a full time CDA for many years. She has a great rapport with patients and is truly empathetic to their dental needs. She is an excellent communicator and has a well-rounded knowledge of dentistry.

Tara is a great asset to our dental team. She brings a love of dentistry and people to her work. She has been a CDA for 15 years and is also a member of the Program Advisory Board at Vancouver Community College.

Janice is our Office Administrator Monday to Wednesday. She started with the original Practitioner Dr Ken DeJager many years ago and has a great rapport with our patients. She is very thorough, kindhearted and helpful, a joy to work with.

Bonnie is our Thursday and Friday Office Administrator and brings efficiency and focus to her work. She is very knowledgeable about dentistry and the front end process. She has excellent communication skills with the ability to explain any aspect of dentistry in a clear and concise fashion.

Yvonne has been our full time hygienist for many years. She has excellent clinical skills and is a wonderful source of information on how to take great care of your teeth and gums. As a fitness enthusiast, she believes in a healthy diet and hygiene regimen to complement overall oral and general health. Her patients are always complementing her gentle touch and her attentiveness to their specific dental concerns.

Vanvi is our newest team member, she joins us on Wednesdays as our second hygienist. She has many years of expereince, is very thorough and gentle and is a great addition to our team.

Our team strives for the best possible treatment plan and to communicate effectively with our patients. We are always open to suggestions and feedback, and welcome your comments. Please feel free to contact us at any time with your questions or concerns.