Great People Make a Great Team!
At St. George Village Dental, we are dedicated to ensuring that patients receive the best dental care possible. As a group, we are committed to peak performance.
We are continually taking courses to stay informed of the latest technologies and treatments in order that you receive the very best dental care available. We welcome any questions you may have and look forward to the opportunity to develop a long-lasting relationship with our patients and their families.
Dr. Shammick Kotecha
Dr. Shammick Kotecha graduated from the University of Manitoba’s Faculty of Dentistry in 2000. He then obtained a second research degree; B.Sc.(Dent) in 2001. Dr. Kotecha completed his residency at The Hospital For Sick Children in 2000 and was a staff dentist at Trillium Hospital from 2001-2006. He is currently studying at the Spear Institute and has been helping to create healthy smiles for over 15 years.
Dr. Kotecha is a member of the Canadian Dental Association, Ontario Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. He enjoys all aspects of dentistry including restorative, endodontics and crown and bridge. In addition, he provides laser dentistry and minimally invasive dentistry. Dr. Kotecha has a particular interest in new dental technology. Creating a comfortable and friendly environment is important for Dr. Kotecha.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Kotecha loves to spend time with his wife and two daughters and enjoys travelling. He likes to watch and play sports and is an avid collector of sports memorabila.
Dr. Zihni Kaleci
Dr. Kaleci graduated from the University of Sydney. He is Albanian born, Canadian raised and comes to us from Australia.
Dr.Kaleci takes a conservative approach to dentistry. He believes in providing a comfortable environment for patient care and patient education for long term oral health.
When he is not busy working at the office, he likes to stay active. He enjoys playing basketball, tennis, lifting weights, cycling, and a bit of gaming.Watch A Video
Dr. Helen Yoo
Dr. Helen Yoo received her dental degree at the University of Sydney and has been practicing in Southwestern Ontario for 5 years before joining SVG Dental team in St. George.
Dr. Yoo is a member of the Canadian Board of Aesthetic Medicine, she is qualified to provide neuromodulator treatments for jaw pain, also known as temporomandibular disorder.
She enjoys all aspects of dentistry with a particular interest in working with children, getting personal satisfaction from providing a fun dental experience for them.
Outside of work, Dr.Yoo enjoys going to cycling classes and on mini adventures with her husband and their labradoodle, Sydney.Watch A Video
Dr. Trista Kim
Dr. Trista Kim is an Associate Dentist at the SGV Dental and has been proudly serving the community of St. George since 2021.
Dr. Kim graduated from the University of Western Ontario where she did her dental training and has been certified in providing Nitrous Oxide. She is passionate about providing beautiful smiles for her patients in a gentle and relaxing manner.
Outside of dentistry Dr.Kim enjoys hiking trails around her community of Cambridge and travelling with her husband.Watch A Video