View the profiles below and learn about the amazing long-term staff working at Gardner Dental Group in Burlington.
Bruce Gardner, D.D.S.
Dr. Gardner has many times been the recipient of the Burlington Post “Best Dentist” award.
Dr. Gardner graduated from the University of Western Ontario in London. He has been practicing dentistry in Burlington for more than 30 years. He is a member of the Ontario Dental Association (ODA) and the Burlington Dental Association (BDA).
He works hard, but he plays hard, too! He is an avid skier, snowboarder, marathon runner, swimmer and triathlete. He also enjoys scuba diving.
His daughter, Brianne works in finance in British Columbia and recently got married. His son, Darren competed in the PyeongChang 2018 Olympics and also lives in British Columbia.
When he has time off in the summer, Dr. Gardner can be found at his cottage in Muskoka, spending time with his family. In the winter, they enjoy their chalet in Ellicottville, NY.
Maryan Metias, D.D.S.
Dr. Metias has been practicing dentistry for 18 years. She chose dentistry as her career because it allows her to use her artistic ability and express her creativity. She lives in Oakville with her husband and her two athletic boys, Youssef and Ramez. Dr. Maryan is excited to offer Invisalign at the Gardner Dental Group. She is also who you will see if you need a root canal.
Lisa S., Treatment Co-ordinator
Lisa has been working for Dr. Gardner since 1997. She lives in Hamilton with her two beautiful children, Trinity and Tristan. Lisa can help you with any questions regarding your dental estimates.
Janine, Hygiene Co-ordinator
Janine has been a very dedicated employee of Dr. Gardner’s for over 10 years. It’s Janine’s familiar voice you will hear when it’s time for your next check-up and cleaning. Janine is mom to two beautiful girls, Madeline and Rosslyn, and leads an exciting life while spending time with friends and family.
Kasia, Administrative Assistant
Kasia has been working with Dr. Gardner since 2005. Kasia is the one you will speak to about your surgery date. She has two children, Jessica (15) and Anthony (10), and is very busy outside of the office between soccer and dance. To relax, she enjoys going on vacation with her family.
Pamela, Certified Dental Assistant Level 2
Pamela is new to Gardner Dental Group, and we are excited to have her on our administrative team! She lives in Hamilton with her husband Nick, her beautiful daughter Olivia and stepdaughter Eve. Talk to Pam if you have questions about our Invisalign® program at Gardner Dental Group.
Valerie, Certified Dental Assistant Level 2
Valerie has been a dedicated dental assistant with Dr. Gardner for the past 9 years. Valerie enjoys spending time with her husband, Jason, and children, Luke and Lauren. She also enjoys spending time working on her home and gardens and spending time with family and friends.
Sandy, Certified Dental Assistant Level 2
Sandy has been a dedicated dental assistant with Dr. Gardner since 2001. Sandy and her husband, Paulo, live in Hannon with their dogs, Lily and Lola. Sandy is very active within the Portuguese community.
Lisa D., Hygienist
Lisa has worked with Dr. Gardner since 1995 and has been a Hygienist since 2001. Lisa and Adam live in Dundas with their son, Kale, daughter, Bryn, and dog, Bayley.