MEET OUR HYGIENIST
Krishna Patel, RDH
Krishna was born and raised in Ahmedabad, India. In grade 9 she decided that she wanted to be a dentist and as soon as she graduated high school she enrolled in NITTE University and graduated with a dental degree. Krishna always dreamed about moving to Canada and in 2014 her & her husband moved to Sudbury, Ontario where she studied dental hygiene for another 3 years, graduating with a Diploma of Dental Hygiene. In August 2017 she moved to Gibsons to work here at the Sunshine Coast Dental Group. The Coast has been her most favorite place to live. The family finds the community very warm and welcoming, they enjoy our Coastal beaches and our peaceful and breathtaking sunsets. One of Krishna’s favorite things to do is cooking and she enjoys entertaining and spending time with her friends. Dental hygiene is a passion of hers, but she continues to study and take more courses to pursue her dream career as a dentist.
Monika Miller, RDH
Monika completed her Diploma in Dental Hygiene in 2011 and graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Hygiene in 2012 at Dalhousie University. Monika is from Vancouver and now resides in Gibsons with her husband and young son. She has family from the Sunshine Coast, including her husband, and grew up visiting the coast. Monika enjoys spending time with family and friends, gardening and the outdoors.
Monika believes in helping patients improve their well being through their oral health and providing preventative care in a compassionate, thorough, and caring manner. Monika is patient and understanding and welcomes clients to express any questions or concerns they may have. She believes in the importance of educating patients about their oral health needs and aims to provide the best practices for her patients.