Healthy Smiles For Life!
Dr. Dorothy Lalik
Dr. Dorothy Lalik has earned a reputation as a compassionate and gentle caregiver who is committed to the well being of her patients. Dr. Dorothy Lalik left a successful practice in the GTA and moved her family to the Waterloo Region in 2006. She has a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree as well as a B.Sc. in Mathematics from McMaster University. What you may not know about Dr. Dorothy Lalik is that she is also an accomplished artist and she applies this talent to the general and cosmetic dentistry that she provides.
Dr. Robert Peeling
Dr. Robert Peeling graduated from the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry in 1975, with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree (DDS), before entering private practice in Burlington. Dr. Peeling enjoys all aspects of dentistry, particularly meeting and interacting with patients and transforming their smiles.
An active community member, Dr. Peeling is a proud member of the Burlington Rotary Club, serving for a time as the club’s president. He enjoys Rotary community and bring positive change to the community he lives in.
Dr. Ryan Margel
Dr. Ryan Margel, DMD, MS, FRCD(C) is our Endodontist who specializes in root canals. Originally from Toronto, he graduated with distinction from York University with a Major Mathematics. In 2009, Dr. Margel obtained his dental degree from The University of Pennsylvania. He then went on to work as a general dentist for two years prior to embarking on a two-year specialty program at Marquette University in Endodontics. His Masters thesis investigated the anatomical complexities of molar root canals. Dr. Margel is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, and a member of The American Association of Endodontists. In his spare time, he enjoys sports, exercise, and traveling.
Meet Our Team
At Harmony Dental Care we strive to build committed, long lasting relationships with our patients, through a balance of professional care and friendly service. Our team is devoted to provide you with the finest dental service in Waterloo. To ensure our practice is providing the most up-to-date treatments to our patients, our dental professionals are committed to continued education and certification in their fields of practice.
A long time member of our team, Cindy-Lou has been working at our clinic since 1984. As a Registered Dental Hygienist, she feels her main focus is to educate patients of all ages on the ways they can keep their mouth healthy throughout their lifetime. She also performs x-rays, scaling, polishing, gum therapy and fluoride treatments.
“I’m Karen and the newest member of Dr. Lalik’s team.
I graduated from Fanshawe College in 1981with my Diploma in Dental Hygiene. My love of dentistry and appreciation of quality dental care has brought me to Dr. Lalik’s office. I am proud to say that I keep up with current trends in dental hygiene care and am happy to share them with my patients. I believe in offering thorough yet gentle care and I look forward to meeting you!
When I’m not working or taking courses I enjoy traveling, reading, boating and spending time with my children and grandchildren.”
Anna – Treatment Coordinator
As a Treatment Coordinator for Harmony Dental Care, I work to educate new and existing patients on their treatment plan. I strive to make appointments fun, carefree, and educational. I am available to you every step of the way to put you at ease and give you an understanding of what’s to come, both financially and clinically. I joined the team in 2017 but have been working in the dental administration field for over 15 years. I couldn’t be more proud to be a part of this amazing team. I reside in Waterloo with my family and in my spare time, I enjoy skiing , volleyball and tennis. I am also fluent in Polish.
Sherry – Treatment Coordinator
I’ve been working in the Dental Field for over 20 years both Assisting and Office Administrator.
I’m excited to be part of Harmony Dental, Dr. Lalik’s dental team. I feel that patients are our first priority and enjoy helping them obtain their perfect smiles and a healthy mouth.
I also love helping patients find solutions to afford their dental treatment and making a difference.
I value quality time with my husband and son. I enjoy baking, baseball and going to drag races.
Sandra – Level II Dental Assistant
Sandra graduated from Preventative Dental Assisting over 26 years ago, and later went on to upgrade to Level II Dental Assistant, eager to learn more she went on to pursue the Dental Management Field and received her Certificate in Dental Practice Management in 2012.
From Dental Assisting to Treatment Coordinating to Managing, Sandra thrives on PT Education and team approach. In addition to her education and years of experience, Sandra’s greatest strengths are compassion and kindness which allows her to address patients anxieties and concerns with a gentle approach.
When Sandra is not working she enjoys spending time with her children.
Kendra – Dental Assistant
Kendra began her university career studying psychology at Wilfrid Laurier University. In addition, Kendra graduated from Medix College Kitchener/Waterloo in 2016.
Kendra first began her dental assisting career by becoming a part of the dental team of Dr Lalik’s office. When asked what she enjoys most about dentistry, Kendra noted “I take pride in helping people become more confident with their smile.”
Our entire team is dedicated to providing you with excellent, personalized care and service to make your visits as comfortable and pleasant as possible. Call our office today at 519-885-4770 to learn more about us.