Meet the Team

We recognize that all our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented dental team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice.

We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.


Andrea

Andrea

Receptionist

Likely to be your first contact with our practice, Andrea will help you feel welcome and appreciated. She will work closely with you and the other team members to meet your specific treatment goals. As a longtime member of our team, she has spent a lot of time getting to know our awesome family of patients: catching up with what’s new in their lives, and seeing families grow right in front of her eyes.

When she’s not in the office, Andrea enjoys gardening and traveling.


Andrea

Leanne

Certified Dental Assistant

Though Leanne has been a CDA at IQ Dental since 1996, she has more than 30 years of experience working with patients to ensure their comfort and happiness during a variety of dental treatments. Leanne enjoys meeting new people and helping them understand the importance of good dental health. She also feels fortunate to work with the entire IQ Dental team, including Dr. McKay, who can always make her laugh.

Leanne lives on the North Shore and enjoys the many outdoor activities that are available here, especially hiking and skiing.


Heidi

Heidi

Certified Dental Assistant

When Heidi joined our team, she brought more than 27 years of dental experience with her. Her favorite part of dentistry is the interactions she shares with patients. She enjoys getting to know each of our patients and helping make their dental experience as stress-free as possible. Her commute from Port Moody is well worth it, since she loves her new IQ Dental family. She has also enjoyed getting to know the North Shore and all it has to offer!


Analiza

Analiza

Certified Dental Assistant

Analiza has worked in a dental environment for 15 years and completed a one-year course in preventive functional orthodontics in the Philippines.

Analiza migrated to Canada in 2009 and decided to continue her passion in dentistry. She finished the Intra Oral Dental Assisting Program at CDI College Burnaby and passed the NDAEB exam in 2010. Afterwards, she started working in several dental offices and assisted a variety of general dentists and certified specialists. In addition, she obtained a CDAA certification in UBC in 2015 and successfully assisted dental professionals with oral surgery procedures under intravenous sedation. She attends the Pacific Dental Conference yearly as she believes that continuing education is vital when it comes to delivering the current and best possible care to the patients.

Analiza's goal is to utilize her acquired skills and experiences in the challenging world of dentistry by providing safe, professional, and quality patient care.

She enjoys her spare time cooking, baking, and working out. Furthermore, she is a devoted mother of two wonderful and successful children.


Mitra

Mitra

Registered Dental Hygienist

Mitra has been in dentistry for over 16 years, she started off as a CDA from VCC & then graduated from Camosun in Victoria as a RDH. Her focus is to help improve your oral and overall health. She is constantly working to increase her knowledge of all things dental.