meet The Staff
Clinical Manager, CDA II
Leaha joined the Yorkville Oral Surgery team in 2009. She graduated with honours from CDI College in 2004 as a Dental Assistant Level 1. After working as a Certified Dental Assistant, Leaha continued her education at Everest College, graduating with honours in 2008 from the Dental Assistant Level 2 program. Leaha is passionate about all aspects of surgery and assists Dr. Meisami with minor and major cases at both clinics and the hospital operating room. She has a very caring, intuitive and nurturing approach with our patients and is an active member of the Ontario Dental Assistants Association. Leaha loves the family environment at Yorkville Oral Surgery. The way the team interacts with one another is reflected in the compassionate patient care we provide.
When she’s not working, you’ll find Leaha spending quality time with her shuband, two kids and their dog, Bella.
Patient Care Coordinator
Monika joined the Yorkville Oral Surgery team in 2005. She graduated from George Brown College with a diploma in Medical Office Administration in 2002. Always interested in gaining knowledge and continuing her education, Monika completed a certificate in Dental Office Management at the University of Toronto in 2008. Monika coordinates all treatment and scheduling at our office and the hospital. She has a caring and understanding approach to patient care and is dedicated to assisting with all the patient’s needs involving their treatment plan or dental insurance.
In her spare time, Monika enjoys reading, painting, sports, the outdoors and travel.
Karen came to Yorkville Oral Surgery in 2016. She comes to our practice with an extensive oral surgery and administrative background. Karen has over 20 years of experience in the dental field and is passionate about assisting patients to ensure that their experience with us is positive. Her cheery disposition and warm smile will put you at ease. Outside of work she enjoys travelling, gardening and entertaining friends and family with her husband, two daughters and dog.
Marnie joined Yorkville Oral Surgery in 2017. Marnie graduated with honours as a CDA I in 1995 from the Toronto School of Business. Marnie has over 20 years of clinical and administrative experience in multiple areas of dentistry. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry and loves working in a practice where the staff are like family. When not at work, Marnie enjoys golfing with her girlfriends, spending time with her husband and two daughters and is an avid Toronto Maple Leafs and Raptors fan.