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Dr. Lindsay Aspen

Lindsay was born and raised in Saskatoon, and is proud to call this city home. She completed a Bachelor's degree with honours in Biotechnology, Microbiology & Immunology prior to graduating from the U of S College of Dentistry. Lindsay has a strong sense of adventure and enjoys hiking, camping, and snowboarding. She is passionate about travelling - highlights of her career include participating in volunteer dental brigades in Guatemala and India with the Change for Children organization. Lindsay has also spent time volunteering as a foster home for both Saskatoon Dog Rescue and New Hope Dog Rescue - her and her husband feel like they live in a zoo with their two dogs (Risky and Lucy), cat (Eddie), and corn snake (Theo). Lindsay looks forward to welcoming you and your family to YXE Dental!

Dr. Donald Hui

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. Sam Kirkpatrick

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.

Dr. Beshmi Kularante

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.

Monique (Dental Assistant)

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.

Cierra (Dental Assistant)

Cierra grew up in a small town in eastern Saskatchewan. She moved to Saskatoon to complete her certificate in Dental Assisting at the University of Saskatchewan and is now happy to call Saskatoon her home. Cierra loves getting to meet new people and helping them feel like the best version of themselves. When Cierra is not at work, she enjoys taking part in any sporting event, travelling, volunteering, and surrounding herself with her friends and family. Cierra can not wait to meet all of the wonderful patients at YXE Dental!

Courtnee (Hygienist)

Courtnee grew up in a small town in southeast Saskatchewan. She graduated dental Assisting and then decided to further her education by completing her advanced Diploma in Dental Hygiene with Great Distinction. In her spare time she enjoys camping, travelling, reading, and boating. Courtnee is extremely passionate about ensuring an enjoyable and educational experience for her patients. She is eager to help all her patients achieve optimal dental and overall health at YXE Dental.

Toni (Dental Therapist)

Toni is our registered dental therapist that has been in the dental field since 2004. First Toni was a dental assistant and then she returned to school to complete the dental therapy program in 2011. Throughout the years Toni has taken numerous continuing education courses to be as up to date and knowledgeable as possible. Toni prides herself on providing great dental work while making her patients feel confident and at ease in the dental chair. Toni is married to her husband and they have a beautiful daughter. They enjoy small town Saskatchewan life. They have 2 large dogs and a cat that complete their family. Toni’s family spends their time camping, riding quads, playing sports and just generally enjoying each other's company.

Rita (Hygienist)

Rita was born and raised in China and moved to Canada in 2014. Before moving to Saskatoon Rita lived in Regina for 5 years where she studied Kinesiology at the U of R, and dental assisting at Sask-polytech, After working as a Registered Dental Assistant for 8 months, she decided to further her education by completing an advanced diploma in Dental Hygiene in Ottawa, ON. In her spare time, Rita enjoys doing meditation, grabbing a coffee with friends, swimming and snowboarding. Rita is passionate about providing exceptional service in preventive dentistry to ensure her patients have optimal dental care at YXE Dental 8th Street in both mandarin and english!

Ashley (Dental Aide)

Ashley grew up in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and graduated in 2003 from Holy Cross high school. Before joining the YXE dental team Ashley had spent the last 10 years in retail management. Ashley is excited for this opportunity in the dental industry to grow and learn as a dental aide while helping her team out as much as possible. Ashley’s spare time includes daily runs, a good book and spending time with her family. Ashley takes pride in her work and looks forward to making all appointments successful!

Sara Situ (Receptionist)

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!

Shaina (Receptionist)

Shaina grew up surrounded by people in the dental field as her father is a denturist and mother is a dental assistant. It was an easy decision for Shaina to follow in her parents footsteps and became a dental assistant. Shaina loves the fact that the ever changing dental field keeps her on her toes. Shaina considers the YXE Dental crew as her second family. She’s been with YXE 8th street since it first opened their doors, and has a strong love for the clinic. When Shaina is not working you may find her at the dance studio as it’s been a part of her life since she was two years old. On the weekends Shaina enjoys being surrounded by the people she loves and having some fun! Shaina looks forward to welcoming you and your family to YXE Dental!

Going to the dentist should be a stress-free, and dare we say FUN experience! Our friendly staff will make you feel at ease the moment you walk through the door.