Connie – Restorative Hygienist
Connie graduated from The School of Dental Hygiene in 1996. During her studies at The University of Manitoba she was consecutively on the Dean’s Honor Roll and received both the Frances Matiowsky and Margaret Miller awards in her graduating year. Connie is certified in local anesthetic and holds advanced education in Orthodontics and Advanced Techniques in Implant Maintenance. She also holds current memberships with;
– Canadian Dental Hygiene Association (CDHA)
– Manitoba Dental Hygiene Association (MDHA)
– College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba (CDHM)
Connie has worked as both a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) and Registered Restorative Dental Hygienist (RRDH) over the past 22 years. Having tremendous support and flexibility from our office allows Connie to teach part-time in the Restorative Department at the UofM’s School of Dental Hygiene as well as allows her to be an instructor at the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences and assist in the co-ordination of the restorative techniques program. Connie is presently training with the Center for Community Oral Health (CCOH) on delivering oral health to out reach facilities and is advancing her studies towards a second post secondary degree. Connie winds done by spending time with her family at the cottage.
Nataliya has been in the dental field for 23 years. She has been a Registered Dental Hygienist and Registered Restorative Dental Hygienist for 10 years. When she is not here you can find her playing volleyball and cooking as she has an exquisite taste for culinary.
Danijela is our Dental Assistant/Receptionist. She has been in the dental field for 17 years and a Registered Dental Assistant for 2 of those years. When she is not here she enjoys spending time with her family and cheers on the Junior Bisons Volleyball Club.
Our Dental Assistants
Colleen – Registered Dental Assistant
Colleen graduated from Dental Assisting in 1986, she has worked for Dr. Hoffer for 32 years. Outside of the office, she enjoys gardening, baking and spending time at the lake with her family and friends.
Melanie – Registered Dental Assistant
Mel has been an RDA for over 20 years. When she is not assisting patients, she enjoys spending time with family, playing with her little dachshund Jimmy and cheering for the JETS!
Tabatha – Receptionist/Registered Dental Assistant
Tabatha has been an RDA/Receptionist for 11 years. She will be one of the first people who will be in contact with you when you are referred to our office. She sits on the Manitoba Dental Assistant Association Board of Directors. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children at the lake.
Courtney has been a Registered Dental Assistant for 8 years and counting. When she’s not here with us she can be found trying to keep up with her 2 young daughters.
Brittany is one of the first faces you will see when you arrive for your appointment. Coming from a theatre background you can find her on many stages around Canada. She spends her free time teaching musical theatre and spending time outdoors.
Teresa graduated from RRCC, receiving her registered dental assistant distinctions in 2010. She shares her abundance of dental knowledge between general and specialty practice, and has done so for the past 10 years. Teresa enjoyed travelling, cooking and spending time at the lake fishing. Teresa has been at Clear Care working with Dr. Hoffer since 2019.
Our Lab Technician
Kathy – Lab technician
Kathy has been a lab technician for 30 years and has worked with Dr Hoffer for 4 years. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren.
Linsey – Receptionist
Linsey started her RDA career in Saskatchewan in 2010. She is one of the friendly faces at our reception desk. When she is not working, Linsey enjoys spending time with her family and her adorable loving puppy Bella.