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The Staff
at Essa Dental Centre

Dr Tim Cheesman

Dental Surgeon

Dr. Tim Cheesman graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy in 2007, with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree. He completed his Biomedical Science degree with Honours (BSc.) at Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario and is a member of the Canadian Dental Association, Ontario Dental Association and the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario. He continually expands his dental knowledge and education by attending regular conferences and learning new skills, which he implements in his practice.

Dr. Cheesman provides a friendly and relaxing atmosphere and is sensitive to his patients' comfort and well-being. He enjoys all aspects of family dentistry and provides an array of services, including cosmetic and veneer cases, bridges and crowns and orthodontics (Invisalign).

He is excellent with children and strives to set their mind at ease by providing a positive and fun dental experience.

He resides in Springwater and enjoys spending time with his wife, three children and dog. He enjoys an active lifestyle, which includes a love of both summer and winter sports; mountain biking, hiking, fishing, skiing and snowshoeing.


Office Manager/Receptionist

Karen has been working for the office since 1987. She graduated from Georgian College as a Medical Secretary. She loves to interact with patients!


Certified Dental Assistant / Receptionist



Certified Dental Assistant / Receptionist

She has been working with Dr Cheesman since 2011 and has been working in our office since 2016. She says she is awesome, which she is!


Certified Dental Assistant



Registered Dental Hygienist

She graduated from Algonquin College in Ottawa. Shirley has been working at this office since 1985.


Registered Dental Hygienist

She graduated from Georgian College in 2006 and has been a part of the team since October 2007. She enjoys photography and spending time with her family.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Catherine  with this team since 2014. She went to Georgian College and graduated in 2009 to start this second career that she loves.


Registered Dental Hygienist

She has been a member of our team since December 2018. She enjoys meeting new people and making each visit comfortable and educational.


Registered Dental Hygienist



Certified Dental Hygienist



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For experienced dentists in Barrie, visit Essa Dental Centre and get proper treatment, and maintain good oral health.

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