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Meet The Team

Newcastle Smile Dental Centre aims to provide individuals with a comfortable and relaxing environment where we strive to exceed your expectations through professional results and our friendly staff.


Dr. Vernon D'Souza


Dr. Vernon D’Souza has been practicing family dentistry for over 18 years. After graduating from the University of Western Ontario in 2000, he completed a one year General Practice Residency at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY. Upon returning to Ontario, Dr. D'Souza spent 2 years as an associate in Dr. Jim Harris/Dr. Steven Bongard's dental practice in Trenton. He then purchased a general dental practice in Cambridge where he continued to grow his passion for all aspects of dentistry.

Dr. D’Souza is married, and has two beautiful daughters with his wife, Sylvia. In order to be closer to friends and family, he and his wife recently decided to relocate to Durham region, and joined our practice.  Dr. D’Souza is a true family man; he thoroughly enjoys spending time with his wife and his two daughters, as well as with family and friends. With over 20 years of experience, he looks forward to helping you and your family with any of your dental needs!" 

Dr. D’Souza is a member in good standing with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario and the Ontario Dental Association.

Dr. Brendan Wong

Dr. Brendan Wong graduated from The University of Western Ontario for both his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees, where he was awarded the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario Dean's Award of Excellence. He has volunteered in Nepal and Guatemala to provide dental work to adults and children without access to proper dental care and regularly takes continuing education as a member of The Academy of General Dentistry and Spear Education. 
Dr. Brendan is most interested in creating lasting connections with patients and strives to provide an experience that is as comfortable as possible. He is known to be exceptionally gentle in his approach and he understands how nervous people can be at the dentist. 
In his spare time, Dr. Brendan enjoys spending time with his family, playing hockey, and hopelessly cheering on the Leafs. He is also a huge musician, as he listens to every genre and loves playing piano and guitar.



Dental Hygienist / Receptionist


Dental Administrator

Lynne is our Dental Administrator. She is often the one calling you to remind you of your appointments or responding to your text messages. Lynne's love of organization and passion for working with people, enables her to help our office run smoothly every day.

Lynne works hard to ensure our patients feel welcome and comfortable from the minute they walk in the door. She always strives to make every visit to our office easy and enjoyable. When Lynne is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband Rob, their two girls Ella and Kiera, and her sister (our very own Hygienist) Tricia.


Dental Hygienist

Kiran is one of our exceptional Registered Dental Hygienists who graduated in 2012 from The Canadian Academy of Dental Health and Community Sciences. Kiran enjoys her role in dentistry and promoting Oral health. Kiran loves guiding patients whom are fearful and helping them achieve their goals while establishing respectful and trusting relationships.

Kiran is in good standing with the CDHO and a member of the ODHA and CDHA. In Kiran's spare time she enjoys spending time with her children Kamren and Avaani and experiencing new things with them.


Dental Hygienist

Jennifer graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Oxford College of Arts Business and Technology in 2010. She has over 23 years in the dental field with prior years of dental assisting and dental reception.

As a Registered Dental Hygienist, Jennifer takes pride in working with her clients to help achieve a healthy, confident smile, and to help them sustain overall health.

Jennifer lives in Bowmanville, with her husband and two cats. In her spare time she loves to travel, spend time on the water, read, exercise, and attend yoga classes.


Dental Assistant


Dental Assistant

361 King St. E|Newcastle, Ontario L1B 1H4|MAP & Directions

Call: (905) 446-5500