Meet Our Team
Left to Right
Staci, Marla, Justyna, Dr. Fernandes, Joanne, Sasha, Monika, Sarah, Amanda
Dr. Herminio Fernandes
Dr. Fernandes graduated from the University of Toronto in 1998 from the school of dentistry. After practicing for 3 years in Moose Factory, ON, he moved his practice south to Barrie - Northern Lights Dental. As the practice began to grow, he began to search for a new, bigger location. In the winter of 2010, Dentistry on Livingstone was opened. Dr. Fernandes has a passion for dentistry and helping patients achieve optimal oral health. He spends his free time with his wife and kids, at the cottage, and running marathons.
Joanne Bullock - Office Manager
Joanne has been apart of the practice since the very beginning. As our office manager, Joanne manages accounts payable and receivable, payroll, and human resources.
Amanda Uichita - Clinic Cordinator / Certified Dental Assistant
Amanda is a Certified Dental Assistant who graduated in 2008. She's been working with Dr. Fernandes for over 10 years. Hired as a dental assistant, she moved to her position as our receptionist in 2013 where she has been hard at work updating our financial and patient policies. Amanda and her husband, Leo, enjoy camping and travelling with their two children.
Sarah Quinn - Certified Dental Assistant
Sarah studied Dental Assisting Level I & II at Cambrian College in Sudbury. After moving to Barrie in 2012, she began working with Dr. Fernandes and team. Not only does Sarah assist chairside, she manages our inventory and health & safety policies. Sarah spends most of her time with her husband, Joel and two new twin boys. She also enjoys baking, keeping active, and the occasional Netflix binge.
Monika Hueson - Registered Dental Hygienist
Monika has been working with Dr. Fernandes since 2008. She is hardworking, and her friendly disposition is infectious with our patients. She monitors our infection control procedures, staying on top of new protocol through continuing education. Recently, Monika has begun seeing our orthodontic patients and finds helping achieve their best smile very rewarding. A busy mother of two, she balances her spare time between work, family, and gardening.
Justyna Niedzwiecki - Registered Dental Hygienist
Justyna has been working as a dental hygienist since 2003. She has been with us since 2014. She loves working with children and making their dental appointments more enjoyable. When she isn't working she enjoys spending time with her family.
Sasha Dore - Registered Dental Hygienist
After leaving the military she decided to change her career path and become a dental hygienist. She has been working with Dr. Fernandes for the past year and has been a great addition to our team. She is currently continuing her education to become a Denturist. When she isn't working she is a busy mom of three who enjoys spending time with her husband and kids
Staci Santos - Level II dental Assistant
After graduating in 2008, Staci worked in Toronto for 8 years until her daughter was born. Her and her husband decided to move to Barrie shortly after that allowing her to join our team in October 2017. She is great with our patients and adds an ease to every appointment. When she isn't working she enjoys spending time with her energetic one year daughter and husband.
Marla Dupuis - Dental Receptionist
Marla has been working in the dental field for over 20 years and recently joined our office in January of 2018. She started her career as dental assistant and now enjoys her position in administration. She is working hard contacting our patients to book their hygiene appointments. When she isn't at work she enjoys gardening and spending time with her two children.