Amanda was born and raised in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. At the University of Saskatchewan, Amanda completed her Bachelor of Education before entering the College of Dentistry. In her spare time Amanda loves to travel, work out, practice yoga and considers herself a "foodie". Amanda makes sure all of her patients are comfortable and educated on their various treatment options. Amanda looks forward to welcoming you and your family at YXE Dental.
Donald grew up in Calgary, Alberta, but now calls Saskatoon his home. At the University of Calgary, Donald studied Microbiology and then moved to Saskatoon to study Dentistry at the University of Saskatchewan. Donald is an avid football fan, and enjoys cars, especially those with rotary engines. Donald is bilingual and offers services in both English and Cantonese. Donald is excited to welcome you to YXE Dental and help you achieve your best smile!
Dr. Beshmi Kularante was raised in Saskatoon and attended the University of Saskatchewan where she completed a Bachelors with honours in Physiology and in 2015 graduated with a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. In 2013, while still in school, she travelled to Tanzania to do volunteer dentistry in a rural African setting. She is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology and is very passionate about providing the best care to her patients. In her spare time, she loves travelling, cooking, and relaxing with a good book.
Dr. Sam Kirkpatrick was born and raised in a small town in Alberta before moving to Saskatoon for university. She graduated from the University of Saskatchewan College of Dentistry in 2016. She then spent a year doing General Practise Residency program in Saskatoon where she worked in a hospital setting as well as in a community clinic downtown. This year gave her the opportunity to continue improving her skills in dentistry as well as learn more about how to best treat patients. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son, being active and traveling.
Sadie is one of our Registered Dental Hygienists. You can see her at both our 8th St and Evergreen locations. Sadie graduated from the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Regina campus and received her Dental Hygiene diploma with Honours.In the summertime, Sadie loves road trips, camping, and gardening. In the winter months, you can find her curled up with a good book, playing a video game, or watching a sci-fi movie. Sadie lives in the city with her husband and their two pets: Odin the dog and Pippin the cat. Sadie is passionate about providing a comfortable, enjoyable, and educational setting for her patients, and looks forward to welcoming you to YXE Dental!
Monique is our Registered Dental Assistant. She obtained her education from SIAST Wascana, Regina in 2014. Before that she spent 16 years as a part of the Quality Assurance program and Supervisor in the meat processing industry. She looks after your dental needs in a professional yet caring manner to ensure a comfortable experience. She helps us meet the highest industry standards for sterilization of our operatories and acts as a link between yourself, reception and your dental provider. She looks forward to helping perfect your smile and achieves good oral health. In Monique's spare time she enjoys reading, walking and is a Saskatchewan Rush fan. She is a movie enthusiast and travels as frequent as possible. She is an avid music listener and loves to see as many live concerts as she can throughout the year.
Shaina grew up surrounded by people in the dental field; her father is a denturist, and mother is a dental assistant. It was an easy decision for Shaina to follow in her parents foot steps and become a dental assistant. Shaina loves the fact that the ever changing dental field keeps her on her toes. At YXE Dental, Shaina considers each member of the team as her second family. Shaina loves nothing more than spending time with her parents and two siblings as they share a close bond. When Shaina is not working you may find her at the dance studio as dancing has been a part of her life since she was two years old. On the weekends Shaina enjoys snowmobiling, sea doing, and going to the SIR Tracks. Shaina looks forward to welcoming you and your family to YXE Dental.
Amanda has been a practicing registered Dental Hygienist since July 2011. She previously worked as a Dental Assistant for two and a half years before further advancing her career. Amanda received her education at Wascana Campus in Regina, Sk. in both fields.
Amanda and her husband live on an acreage outside of Saskatoon. They have two dogs, huskies named Rosie and Bruce and a cat named Jazzy. Together they enjoy spending much of their time outdoors and are passionate about travelling to countries where they get to experience new cultures first hand. They also enjoy escaping to the Rocky Mountains whenever they can to enjoy the beautiful hikes, biking trails and campgrounds. Amanda is a meticulous and hardworking Dental Hygienist. She takes pride in her work by helping people keep their smiles beautiful and empowering them to attain dental and overall health.
Toni is our Registered Dental Therapist. She has been in the Dental field for 13 years. First as a certified dental assistant from 2004 until 2009, then returning to school to complete the Dental Therapy program graduating in 2011. Throughout the years she has been regularly taking continuing education courses to be as up to date and knowledgeable as possible.
Toni Splits her time between Dr. Hui's office in Prince Albert and YXE in Saskatoon, providing our patients with all of their basic dental needs. As a Therapist, Toni is trained to perform treatment including fillings, simple extractions on permanent and primary teeth, stainless steel crowns and Pulpotomies on primary teeth, space maintenance, basic exams and cleanings for children and adults.
She prides herself on providing great work while making her patients feel confident and at ease in the dental chair. Toni is married to her husband of 10 years and they have a beautiful three-year-old daughter. They enjoy small-town life just outside of Saskatoon. They have 2 large dogs and a cat that complete their family. Toni's family spends their time camping, quadding, playing sports and just generally enjoying each others company.
Sara Situ graduated from GuangZhou University in China in 2007 and has lived in Canada the last 12 years. Sara also graduated from SIAST(Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology) in 2012. In the past, Sara has worked as an administrator for an accounting office and also worked at YWCA as a daycare assistant. Sara is fluent in english, mandarin & cantonese. In her spare time Sara enjoys spending time outdoors with her family. Some of Sara's hobbies are traveling, sports and yoga. Sara looks forward to working with all the patients at YXE Dental!