Our Team

Our mission is to provide  patients with the best dental experience humanly possible. Sit back, relax, and enjoy your visit to the dentist.

Dr. Galo - dentist in Port Coquitlam, BC

Dr. Galo – Dentist

Dr. Galo graduated from U.B.C. School of Dentistry in 1991. He was awarded the top prize in prosthodontics (crown and bridge) in his class. From there he spent 4 years as a military dentist posted in beautiful Victoria, B.C.  Then he was an associate in Richmond for one year.

He bought his Port Coquitlam dental office in 1996. Since then he has had the pleasure of being the dentist to many wonderful people of the Tri-Cities and beyond. He prides himself in constantly improving his knowledge and skill. In recent years he has taken an endodontic (root canal) course put on by Dr. Maguire in White Rock. He belongs to a study club mentored by Dr. Kim dedicated to implant dentistry.

Dr. Bain - cosmetic dentist in Port Coquitlam, BC

Dr. Bains-Dahia

Dr. Bains graduated with her Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the University of British Columbia. Dr. Bains enjoys all aspects of dentistry. She is especially interested in pediatrics, orthodontics, oral surgery and esthetics as she has completed externships in both orthodontics and oral surgery in New York, Las Vegas, New Jersey and Philadelphia. Dr. Bains is able to provide Conscious Sedation to those patients that would like a more comfortable and anxiety-free dental experience. She is also Invisalign certified.

Born and raised on a farm in the lower mainland, she is no stranger to hard work. Dr. Bains is also proud of her involvement in the community and is a former Miss White Rock and British Columbia Ambassador. She is also a Top 25 Under 25 Award winner and has been honoured as a YWCA Young Woman of Distinction. Dr. Bains is a life-long learner and continues to acquire current dental knowledge through journals and courses. She is compassionate and prides herself in providing competent dental care to her patients.

Marla - Encore Dental

Marlo – Office Manager

Marlo grew up in 100 Mile House, and moved to the lower mainland in 1985. Marlos education includes her Certified Dental Assisting Certificate from Vancouver Community College, as well as her Real Estate License from UBC Sauder School of Business. Marlo has been married for 23 years, has two wonderful children and lives in Coquitlam, BC. She enjoys spending time with her woman’s group, and doing higher purpose projects.

Brooke - Encore Dental receptionist

Brooke – Receptionist

Brooke was born and raised in Surrey, BC. She studied at Surrey College where she obtained her Dental Administration Certificate. Brooke enjoys making all patients feel comfortable and welcome in our office. She spends most of her spare time snowboarding, hiking, or playing soccer and baseball. She also enjoys relaxing while playing guitar or piano.

Rozita - dental hygienist

Rozita – Hygienist

Rozita was born in Iran and moved to Canada in 2006. She has her Masters degree for Rehabilitation Sciences and BSc in Speech And Language Pathology from Iran University of Medical Sciences. She pursued her Dental Hygiene career at VCC and UBC. As a life-long learner, Rozita is continuing to take higher level dental hygiene courses at UBC. Rozita is happily married and lives in Burnaby. In her free time she loves shopping , hiking, dancing, and dining out!

Bahar - dental hygienist

Bahar – Hygienist

Bahar graduated from the Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology in 1993 with her Dental Hygiene Diploma. She also holds an Independent Dental Hygiene Certificate, and a diploma in Dental Therapy, which enabled her to work in many rural areas of Saskatchewan doing basic dentistry. Bahar loves interacting with patients and getting to know each and every one. She likes to educate them on how to obtain optimum dental health. In her free time, Bahar enjoys gardening, camping, cooking, singing, and spending time with her family and friends.

Rebecca - dental assistant

Rebeca – Certified Dental Assistant

Rebeca was born in Vancouver and grew up in the Tri Cities. She graduated from the Certified Dental Assistant program at CDI college. She enjoys interacting with patients and making them feel at ease during their treatment. Rebeca has spent a lot of time travelling back to her roots in Mexico as well as other parts of Central America. Outside of work she enjoys travelling, spending time with family and friends, and going on hikes.