Our Team

Dr. Paul Koltronis, B.Sc., D.M.D.

Dr. Courtney Ziehr, Dip. D.H., D.M.D.

Dr. Alex Hyatt, Ph.D., D.M.D


Danielle Pisto, R.D.H.
Dental Hygienist

Danielle graduated from Camosun College in 2015. She received the Professionalism award for her class, and prides herself on being professional and friendly. Danielle joined our practice in October of 2015. She participates in many volunteer hygiene programs, such as Gift From the Heart. Currently, Danielle is working towards her degree in Dental Hygiene and is committed to continuing her education. She is a strong believer of working collaboratively with patients in order to help them improve their oral health,  and that there is a link between oral health, and overall health.
Danielle grew up in Comox on Vancouver Island and loves being an Island girl, as well as a health care provider.

Teghan Desaulniers  
Certified Dental Assistant and Hygiene Co-ordinator 

Teghan graduated from Vancouver Island University in 2013 with a Scholarship of Excellence in Chairside Assisting and joined our practice in January of 2015. She has proven an invaluable asset to our team. Teghan will be your liason between Gabriola and Nanaimo and can assist you in booking appointments in both locations. Teghan employs the highest standards of asepsis and infection control to assure your safety and peace of mind. Gabriola Island is a perfect match for her and her free spirit. She enjoys her time at work, as well as leisure time on the island.