MEET THE ORTHODONTIST
After graduating from dental school, Dr. Boersma continued to live and work in Australia. She practiced as a general dentist for 5 years and taught part-time as a clinical instructor at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney.
Dr. Boersma went on to complete her orthodontic training and Masters of Oral Biology at the University of California, Los Angeles. Her research was clinical based and looked at the effects of a novel mini-implant assisted rapid palatal expander in an early and late treatment group.
Dr. Boersma is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, and a member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, Canadian Association of Orthodontists, Ontario Association of Orthodontists, and the Peel-Halton Dental Association.
When not at the office, she enjoys the outdoors, swimming, hiking, cooking, baking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. Dr. Boersma is thrilled to be part of the Oakville community and loves to get involved in local community events.
MEET THE TEAM
I'm Lucy, and am happy to assist you. Welcoming patients to our office is a fun part of my job!
I'm active in our community, meeting and enjoying new friendships. Love to dance and getting together with my family and close friends sharing delicious foods and cheers!
I am also part of the New Comers Club in the community. I love to make connections with new people in the community.
Crystal has over 19 years of dental experience. She graduated in 1999 from Niagara College as a certified level 2 Dental Assistant, and started working in a large scale dental practice. She progressed through the ranks to become the Office Manager.
Crystal joined Oak Hill Orthodontics in 2018. She is very knowledgeable in all aspects of patient care, and takes great pride in her ability to communicate and collaborate with her fellow team members. She has been inspired by how a beautiful smile can change an individual's confidence.
Crystal was born and raised in the Niagara Region, and at leisure she enjoys spending time with her husband of 16 years and her two beautiful boys.
Tori is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from Niagara College with honours in 2015. Since graduating, Tori has had hands-on training and received her orthodontic certification at the Orthodontic Studio in Toronto.
Tori thrives in an upbeat, fast-paced environment and loves being part of giving someone the beautiful smile they’ve always dreamed of.
In her spare time, Tori enjoys the outdoors, playing volleyball and spending time with her family and her golden retriever, Nova.
WHY CHOOSE US
Dr. Boersma and the team at Oak Hill Orthodontics strive to provide excellent orthodontic treatment in a fun and caring environment. With the busyness of everyday life and your busy work schedule, it can be hard to find time in the day to squeeze in an appointment. We try to be accommodating by extending our workday hours and by providing appointment times on Saturdays. We also understand that time is precious and we value yours, so we always do our best to stay on time with your scheduled appointments.
Our goal is to provide great customer service, so if there is ever a question or concern, we want to hear about it! We are always here to answer any questions you may have regarding your treatment. We want to get to know you and understand your goals and concerns so that together, we can establish a treatment plan designed to produce the results you desire.
We also offer the latest in technology. We use digital x-rays for diagnosis and treatment planning which will reduce the amount of exposure to you or your child. In addition, we use an intra-oral scanner to eliminate the need for taking impressions. We strive for excellence and use appliances and products that have been proven to be effective. Our ultimate goal is to have you leave our Oakville and Grimsby offices with a smile on your face.
TOUR OUR OFFICES
We want you to feel comfortable, relaxed and safe while you receive treatment at our Oakville and Grimsby offices.
Tour our office by scrolling through the photos, or stop by and we would be happy to introduce you to our staff and practice.