We think you will appreciate the warm and friendly manner in which we treat patients. Our commitment is to apply our dental knowledge and skills in a caring and gentle way, so you can feel at ease as we help you attain the smile you desire.
Through excellent preventive, restorative, and cosmetic dentistry PLUS technologies that make dental visits more pleasant than before we work with you to achieve a smile that can maximize your personal health and appearance, and raise your self-esteem. We’re also a kid friendly office, and we want you to know that we enjoy patients of all ages!
Dr. Shannel Yang
Dr. Shannel Yang is dedicated to making a difference in her patients’ lives by providing exemplary dental care. she knows that it takes more than just good technique to be a great dentist. It takes commitment, understanding, and most importantly, a genuine interest in patient health and safety.
Dr. Shannel Yang has been serving in the Kanata area for years. In 2011, she and Dr. Shawn Xie opened Brookside Dental Centre in Kanata. Dr. Shannel Yang has extensive training in cosmetics, restorative, and family dentistry. She has profound knowledge in child dentistry as well. She has kept her clinical skills current through an ongoing commitment to continuing education courses.
Dr. Shawn Xie
Dr. Shawn Xie first received his dental education and followed by specialty training in Orthodontics in Peking University in P.R. China, where he received his D.D.S degree in 1998, and a Master’s Degree in Orthodontics in 2001. In 2009, Dr. Shawn graduated from University of Western Ontario with a D.D.S degree in Canada, and started working as a general dentist in Ottawa area.
Being a general dentist provides Dr. Shawn with opportunities to pursuing variety of fields of dentistry he is interested in, besides Orthodontics. He diligently takes course and seminars in Dental implant surgery and restoration. His passion and extensive training render him the capability to provide more comprehensive services to all his patients.
You can feel comfortable entrusting the care of your oral health to the gentle hands of Dr. Shawn Xie.
Registered Dental Hygienist
I have been providing gentle dental hygiene care in a comfortable and caring environment as a Registered Dental Hygienist in this office since 1997. I graduated from Durham College in 1992 as a Dental Assistant and went on to further my education by receiving my diploma in Dental Hygiene in 1996 at Algonquin College. I strive to make the dental hygiene experience a pleasant one. I am committed to providing excellent dental hygiene care and regularly attend continuing education courses to keep current with new dental technology. My goal is to educate patients on how to keep a healthy smile. I can be found at local arenas as a dedicated hockey mom of 3 children.
I have been a dental assistant in this office since 2001. I graduated from the level 2 assisting program at Canadore College in 2000. I am happy to work with a great dental team and to make sure patients have a great experience at our office. When I am not at work I spend my winters as a hockey mom at the rink with my two children.
Chairside CDA II
My name is Kylie. I graduated in 2014 from the Georgian College Dental Assistants Program with honors. As a dental assistant I strive to provide excellent care to our patients. During my free time I enjoy spending time outdoors with my husband and our two dogs. I look forward to meeting everyone.
My name is Laura, I graduated from the level II Dental Assisting program at Durham College in 2007. Since then I have strived to give the best experience and professionalism to all our patients. It's an honor working with this team who is committed to the utmost patient care. During my free time I am busy building houses with my husband and spending time with our two children & dogs.